Chief of Police - Jeff Earle
Chief of Police
University Police Department
114 Eugene Short Hall 2601 Providence Drive Anchorage, AK 99508
Mark “Jeff” Earle currently serves as the Chief of Police for the University of Alaska Anchorage. He has served with the University since August 2017 and previously served as the Director of Clery Compliance & Emergency Management at St. Mary's University, San Antonio, Texas.
Earle has over 20 years’ experience as a seasoned law enforcement professional with a proven history of progressively responsible leadership at the executive level, including management of all police divisions, investigations, security, access control, traffic, communications services for students, foreign guests, dignitaries and the public across campuses.
Chief Earle is fully versed and compliant with higher education law enforcement and aspects of federal compliance like the Clery Act & Title IX and particularly knowledgeable in training leadership to remain compliant. He has managed ongoing Clery Act compliance along with Campus-Community Emergency Response Team (C-CERT) University-wide training, providing planning and training assistance to community departments, organizations, and areas critical to effective preparedness, training +2000 people over 8 years.
Chief Earle holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from St. Edward's University, Austin Texas and is expected to receive his Master of Science in Campus Public Safety Administration from New England College in 2020. He is a graduate from the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas, Leadership Command College at Sam Houston State University. He is a certified Clery Compliance Officer by the National Association of Clery Compliance Officers and Professionals (NACCOP). He is a certified Title IX investigator by D. Stafford and Associates.