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EWU Police Department
820 Washington
Cheney, WA 99004
phone: 509.359.4021
fax: 509.359.6054

Program Description

Cadets are students of Eastern Washington University who are interested in potentially pursuing a career in Law Enforcement. As student employees, cadets are only allowed to work a maximum of 19 hours a week (excluding academic breaks) and perform a variety of duties that include:

  • Assisting officers in self-defense classes
  • Safety checks in the residence halls
  • Assisting parking services in writing tickets
  • Trainings with officers to help prepare for the police academy 
  • Safety escorts
  • Retrieving lost and found items and entering them into the property system
  • Working security for sporting and special events
  • Threat surveillance through sporting events
  • Vehicle & building unlocks
  • Securing Buildings
  • Winter vehicle safety checks
  • Vehical jump starts
  • Assist officers on incidents
  • Assisting parking services with collections
  • Public relations and education events
  • Assist in emergency notification sign ups
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