Memorandum of Understanding between the City of San Jose & SJSU

City of San Jose

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 The SJSU campus is under the primary jurisdiction of the CSU Police Department as described in the California Education Code, Section 89560  and the California Penal Code, Section 830.2 (c)

UPD is responsible for processing, investigating and prosecuting all crimes committed on SJSU property and grounds owned, operated, controlled or administered by the California State University.

By this agreement, UPD may call upon the San José Police Department to assist in the handling of major crimes, including, but not limited to Part 1 violent crimes as defined in California Education Code, Section 67381 (the Kristin Smart Campus Safety Act of 1998), Section 1.

For additional information, see Jurisdiction.

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