A Message From the Chief
The Florida A&M University Police Department is a full-service agency which is staffed by some of the most dedicated law enforcement professionals in the State of Florida. We strive every day to make this University a safe haven to conduct business for those that live, work and visit. Our officers and employees are committed to providing EXCELLENT service while adhering to our core values of Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence. The department members and I are committed to continually striving to make the Florida A&M University police a professional, well trained, and well equipped department with the ultimate goal of responding to the needs of the students, faculty/staff and visitors.
I appreciate the opportunity to serve FAMU as Chief of Police. This Department, however, belongs to the University community and this basic philosophy drives everything we do. Please take advantage of the information and programs you see here. And, if you see a way to improve our services, we look forward to hearing from you.
Terence M. Calloway, MJA
Chief of Police/Director of Public Safety
Chief Terence M. Calloway was appointed by Dr. William Hudson, Jr. , VP of Student Affairs, in May 2013. Chief Calloway has over 18 years of law enforcement experience. Prior to becoming Florida A&M University's Chief, he served Austin Peay State University from 2012-2013 as the Chief of Police/Director of Public Safety. During his law enforcement career, Calloway has served as a Patrol Officer, DARE Officer, School Resource Officer, Vice Officer, and Lieutenant. Chief Calloway holds a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from David N. Myers University, and a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Tiffin University. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy Session 244, FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar (LEEDS) and FBI Great Lakes Leadership Seminar (GLLS), and is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA), and National Organization of Blacks in Law Enforcement (NOBLE).