News Flash

Posted on: August 13, 2021

UPPD Hires New Police Officer

Pfc Officer Ronald Govan Jr standing in the Town Park with trees and greenery behind him

Please join us in welcoming Private First Class (Pfc.) Officer Ronald B. Govan Jr. to the University Park Police Department (UPPD).  He was hired on July 22 and recently completed the Field Training and Evaluation Program.  Pfc. Govan is...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Warnings Begin for School Zone Speed Safety Program

White Speed Camera placed in the median of the street

Starting Thursday, August 12, University Park’s new school zone speed safety cameras located on Adelphi Road and East West Highway will capture images of vehicles that speed through school zones for the next 30 days. The Town will issue warnings...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: May 12, 2021

New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

One Electric Vehicle Charging station

In a continuing effort to support green initiatives, University Park is thrilled to announce 6 electric vehicle charging stations have been installed across the street from the elementary school on Queens Chapel Road. It was a collaborative town effort wh...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: June 4, 2021

9 P.M. Routine Campaign

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On June 1, 2021, University Park Police Department joined police departments from across the United States in a public safety campaign, originally launched by Pasco Sheriff’s Office. It is aimed at promoting resident vigilance to reduce and prev...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 17, 2020

TOWN UPDATE - Coronavirus Disease Response

coronavirus

The Town of University Park continues to prepare for and monitor the novel Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak. The Town is following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and decisions from state and county health departments to ensure w...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: January 22, 2021

2020 UPPD Annual Report

2020 UPPD Report Cover

Police Chief Harvey Baker has published the University Park Police Department's Annual Report for 2020. Click the link below to read the annual report. For more information or questions, contact Chief Baker via email at hbaker@upmd.org or call (301) 277-0...

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2020 UPPD Annual Report News & Announcements
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Town Receives Sustainable Maryland Certified Award

Logo of Sustainable Maryland

The information below was taken from a press release written by Sustainable Maryland's Program Manager Mike Hunninghake.

On October 12, 2020, the Environmental Finance Center at the University of Maryland announced that the Town of University Park...

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