Message from Chief Harvey BakerChief Baker in the Town Field

Welcome to the University Park Police Department. We are comprised of a group of experienced law enforcement professionals, who strive to provide proactive, fair, and impartial police service.

We employ the principles of community policing, respect for all people, and reverence for the law to ensure a safe and enjoyable quality of life for the citizens and visitors of the Town of University Park.

Police & Community Relationship

We believe Police at all times should maintain a relationship with the public that gives reality to the historic tradition that the police are the public and that the public are the police; the police are the only members of the public who are paid to give full-time attention to duties which are incumbent on every citizen in the interest of community welfare (Peel, 1829).

I am proud and energized to lead the men and women of the University Park Police Department as we work together with the citizens to ensure public safety in University Park. I hope you will review the pages of our website to learn more about the Department and the Town of University Park. If you have any questions, please feel free to call me at (301) 277-0050 ext. 300 or send me an email at hbaker@upmd.org.

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University Park Police Officers

Cpt. Miltenberger, Ward 6

Photo of Pfc. Miltenberger standing in the park in her town police uniform

Sgt. S. Stennett, Ward 2

Sgt. Stennett standing in the Town field

Sgt. J. Morris, Ward 5

Pfc. Morris standing in the Town field

Cpl. S. Graddy, Ward 3

Cpl Graddy standing in the Town field

Cpl. K. Jones, Ward 7

Cpl Jones standing in the Town field

Pfc. R. Govan, Jr., Ward 4

Pfc Ronald Govan Jr pictured standing in the Town Park with trees in the background

Open Position, Ward 1

Town crest with dominant colors red, yellow and black

Admin. Asst. E. Gilead

E. Gilead standing in the Town Field

Community Photos

National Night Out (NNO) 2021 - resident play pickleball

Group of UP residents pose for a photo while playing pickleball during 2021 National Night Out

NNO 2021 - Chief Baker plays pickleball with residents

Chief Baker plays pickle ball during 2021 National Night Out

Chief Baker with Chief for the Day 6th grade UPES recipients

Chief standing with the recipients of the Chief for the Day Award

UP Police department and students pose with the mounted police

 Chief for the Day students stand with mounted police

2019 Bike to School Day

University Park Officers shown with County PD and a UP student

Chief Baker speaks with residents at Meet and Greet

Meet and Greet Chief speaks with Councilmember Caskey

Officers Fuoco and Sunday speak with a resident

Meet and Greet Officers Sunday and Fuoco speak with Town resident

Walking Wednesdays with Police Chief Baker, Mayor Carey and Ward 2 Councilmember Joe Schultz

From left to right photo shows Chief Baker, Mayor Carey and Councilmember Schultz walking in Ward 2

LT Enig and Cpl. Graddy speak with Word of God Baptist Church members

Lieutenant Enig Corporal Graddy speak with church pastor at Meet and Greet event
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    Join us in welcoming Private First Class Officer Ronald Govan, Jr. to the University Park Police Department. Read on...
  2. Warnings Begin for School Zone Speed Safety Program

    On Thursday, August 12, the Town of University Park will begin implementing its new School Zone Speed Safety Program. Read on...
  3. 9 P.M. Routine Campaign

    The University Park Police urges residents to participate in the "9 P.M. Routine" campaign to prevent theft from homes and vehicles. Read on to learn more. Read on...
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  1. Physical Address
    6724 Baltimore Avenue
    University Park, MD 20782

    Phone: 301-277-0050
    Emergency: 911

  2. Harvey Baker

    Phone: 301-277-0050 ext. 300