The 2017 Texas Association of College and University Police Administrators (TACUPA) Conference was held November 27-30, 2017 at the Sheraton McKinney Hotel, 1900 Gateway Blvd., McKinney, Texas. 
(Hotel booking link for TACUPA Conference:

Dates for the 2018 conference have not yet been announced, but it will likely be held during the week after Thanksgiving.

In 2017, fellow colleagues discussed current and vital topics facing campus law enforcement, including:

  • Intergenerational Differences

  • Racial Profiling

  • Threat Assessment

  • Leadership

  • Fentanyl

  • Human Trafficking

  • Early College High Schools

  • Contemporary Campus Policing

  • Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)

  • Clery Act

  • Hiring/Recruiting Today

  • Identifying Organizational Culture

Featured Speakers Included:

Chief Michael Davis
Northeastern University


Dolores Stafford
D. Stafford and Associates

Dr. Alex del Carmen
Tarleton State University

Assistant Chief Vicki King
University of Texas at Houston

Dr. Jim DeLung
DeLung International

Commander Anthony Williams
Dallas County Community Colleges District


Presentations From:

U.S. Attorney’s Office

Drug Enforcement Administration

Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Department of Homeland Security


Conference attendees met with vendors and also had opportunities to meet and network.

Registration Fee - $375 (check) or $386.51 (PayPal; link: