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Criminal Investigation Unit

UTPD Austin Criminal Investigation Unit

The Criminal Investigation Unit provides a dedicated, specialized investigative resource within the UT Police department. CIU Detectives assist with investigations and interviews as requested by the Field Operations Division as well as conducting their own. The CIU is staffed by a Sergeant and assigned Detectives who work closely with the UTPD Threat Mitigation Unit and other local agencies.

UTPD Austin Threat Mitigation Unit

The Threat Mitigation Unit is dedicated to the prevention of incidents and behaviors that threaten the safety and well-being of the university community through early identification, assessment, and intervention as required. The TMU is staffed by a Sergeant and assigned Detectives who work closely with the UTPD Criminal Investigations Unit and other local agencies.

Office Hours

The CIU and TMU offices are open weekdays from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and the units’ Detectives rotate through a weekly on-call status to respond after hours when requested by the Duty Commander.