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777 Glades Road Boca Raton FL 33431

Phone# 15612973500

Office Hours M-F 8-5


Request a Watch Order

The Florida Atlantic University Police Department offers the University community a request for additional patrol attention. These watch orders are intended for departments who may have an increase in crime or suspicious activity, concern for employee separations, unsecured premises due to renovation/remodeling, or other situations in which increased patrol is required.

For more information, contact Lt. Howell at (561) 297-0277 or via email at


Special Event Request

FAU Public Safety provides the opportunity for internal and external entities to contract additional law enforcement services with off-duty officers sworn and non-sworn personnel via our Special Events Coordinator. These services may include traffic control, crowd control, uniform security assignments, and other special events for a private or public employer, as approved and authorized by the Police. Every effort will be made to provide staffing for your event.

A supervisor is required any time there are six (6) or more officers scheduled for an event. If alcohol or money is being used at event, at least one (1) officer is required depending on the size. If the event requires a traffic detail, there is a minimum of seven (7) non-sworn parking officers required, depending on the size. There is a three (3) hour minimum required for all events.

To fulfill your request and provide an accurate estimate of cost, please complete the application by accessing the link below. If you'd prefer to submit manually, you can access the Special Event Request form here. Once completed, please submit the request via fax, e-mail, or U.S. Mail no less than ten (10) working days prior to scheduled event.


Incomplete applications or applications received less than ten (10) business days prior to scheduled event may adversely affect our efforts to fulfill the request.


Submit a Request



Contact the Special Events Coordinator at:

561-297-2771 or


 Last Modified 3/5/20