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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT Police Department Records, 2010



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Austin. Police Dept.
Title: UT Police Department Records
Dates: 2010
Abstract: The UT Police Department Records, 2010, includes thank-you cards received by the UT Police Department in the wake of the September 28, 2010 gunman incident on the University of Texas at Austin campus.
Accession No.: 2010-294
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

The University of Texas Police Department (UTPD) was founded in 1968 and currently employs more than 130 individuals. Accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, the mission of the UTPD is to serve and protect the University of Texas community and has the same responsibilities as most municipal police organizations.

On the morning of September 28, 2010, Colton Tooley, a UT sophomore, fired several shots on the University of Texas at Austin campus before committing suicide in the university library.

Sources: “About UTPD,” University of Texas at Austin. Police Department. http://www.utexas.edu/police/about/ (Accessed on November 11, 2010)

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Scope and Contents

The UT Police Department Records, 2010, includes thank-you cards received by the UT Police Department in the wake of the September 28, 2010 gunman incident on the University of Texas at Austin campus.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Police Dept.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT Police Department Records, 2010, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, November 2010.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4J388 Thank-you Cards to UTPD September-October 2010

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