Meet the UMBPD

Chief Leone

The University of Maryland, Baltimore Police Department is a progressive, community-oriented agency. 

Take a moment to learn about our Community Outreach and Support Team (COAST)employment opportunities, services like our Safe Walk and Safe Ride programs, and more. We hope you'll take advantage of all the programs and services we have to offer. 

As Chief of Police, I'm committed to the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) core values and values-based policing. Our police and security officers can be found throughout campus and are dedicated to the safety of our students, employees, and visitors. I hope you'll take a moment to say hello; we look forward to your questions, feedback, and suggestions. 

Thomas Leone, MSL
Assistant Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police

 Mission Statement 

The University of Maryland, Baltimore Police Department’s mission is to promote a safe and secure campus environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. We will provide professional public safety services ethically and fairly through education, engagement, and collaboration. We will adhere to the Core Values of the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

Vision Statement 

The University of Maryland, Baltimore Police Department will exemplify the highest standards in customer service, professionalism, training, and innovation. We are dedicated to excellence in service through community engagement and to becoming one of the safest campuses in the nation.

Read our 2023-2026 UMBPD Strategic Plan

View our 2023 UMB Police and Public Safety Organizational Chart