The VCU Police Department, which consists of sworn police officers and security personnel, has jurisdiction on both VCU campuses. VCU campus police officers have the same authority and obligation to exercise police power as other state and municipal police officers. Campus police jurisdiction includes all university-owned, -leased and -controlled property and the adjacent streets and sidewalks.
Monroe Park Campus
The jurisdiction of VCU campus police extends to North Lombardy Street to the west, East Canal Street to the south and West Moore Street to the north. The eastern boundary extends on Belvidere Street from West Moore Street to West Broad Street, down West Broad Street to West Madison Street, down West Madison Street to West Main Street, down West Main Street to North Adams Street and down North Adams Street to East Canal Street.
The jurisdiction of VCU campus police extends along 4th Street to the Greater Richmond Convention Center as its westernmost boundary, east on Leigh Street to 10th Street, south to Broad Street, east to Duval Street (right before the Interstate 95 interchange) and north to 7th Street VCU Police also monitors a parking area north of I-95 that borders 7th Street.