Campus Police

The COM Police Department provides security for College facilities and assistance to students, visitors, faculty and staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week. COM Police Department officers regularly patrol campus parking lots.

Police Bulletin


Above are the latest crime and safety bulletins from the COM Police Department. Click on each Subject for more information.


Dial 8403 from any phone on campus.


Dial 599 from any phone on campus.

Campus Police Policies and Forms

College of the Mainland Racial Profiling Policy

College of the Mainland Police Department Complaint Form

About the Department

The police officers of the College of the Mainland function under the authority of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedures, Texas Penal Code and the Texas Education Code with jurisdiction in any county where COM owns or controls property or may operate.

While the College strives to protect vehicles and private property when on its property, the College assumes no responsibility for care or protection of any vehicle or its contents at any time it is operated or parked on the College campus.

The use or operation of a motor vehicle on COM property is subject to the laws and regulations of the state of Texas and the policies of College of the Mainland.

Department Roster

The COM Police Department is comprised of six full-time officers, five part-time officers and one administrative assistant/dispatcher.

Sylvia Chapa
Chief of Police
Jill Hamm
Rodney Meyers
Vernette Jones
Felipe Zepeda
Jeff Homan
Vanessa Walker
Kevin Lagana
Torris McCall
PT Officer
Vernon Ewell
PT Officer
Art Ayala
PT Officer
Daniel Aue
PT Officer
Rita Phillips
PT Officer
Madi Elkins
Administrative Assistant

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