Mission Statement

To provide safety and security to all employees, students, and general public while on or in any property or facility of the college by preserving the peace, providing general police services, and enforcing municipal, county, and state laws, as well as the rules and regulations of the college.

Santa Fe College was the first college in the Florida College System to have a police department. Santa Fe is still one of only four colleges in the Florida College System with a police department. Fully sworn police officers patrol the main campus and several centers 24/7 and are committed to keeping students, faculty, staff, and visitors safe and secure.


Santa Fe College Police Department Honored with International Award

The Santa Fe College Police Department was celebrated for their accomplishments and recent awards Monday in the President’s Lobby of the Robertson Administration Building.

Police Awards

The Santa Fe College Police Department received the inaugural “Innovations in Community Oriented Policing” award July 1, at the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) annual conference in Louisville, Ky...(read more)

SF Police Officers Attend FPCA Awards

Representatives from the Santa Fe College Police Department recently attended the Florida Police Chiefs Association Awards Banquet Wednesday, June 19 at the Hyatt Regency in Bonita Springs, Fla to receive the Rocky Pomerance Excellence in Policing Award.

The award recognizes member agencies for developing and implementing an innovative approach to policing...(read more)

Crime Reports

For the Santa Fe College Northwest Campus, Davis, Kirkpatrick, and Watson Centers Area:

  • Davis Center, 17500 SW Archer Road, Archer, FL 32618
  • Kirkpatrick Center, 3737 N.E. 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Northwest Campus, 3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Perry Center, 14180 NW 119thTerr, Alachua, FL 32615


For the Santa Fe College Andrews and Watson Centers Area:

  • Andrews Center, 209 W. Call Street, Starke, FL 32091
  • Watson Center, 4150 State Road 21, Keystone Heights, FL 32656


For the Santa Fe College Blount Center Area:

  • Blount (Downtown) Center, 401 N.W. 6th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601


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