The Crime Prevention Specialist has worked for the University of Alabama at Birmingham Police Department (UABPD) since 1985. This position is responsible for the development, coordination and implementation of all crime prevention programs involving the UAB community. The crime prevention specialist coordinates proactive crime prevention seminars and conferences; provides resource information to the UAB community and multicultural educational programs for international students; represents the police department at university wide programs including, but not limited to: orientation, recruitment and scholarship days; and local and state crime prevention programs. This position oversees the UABPD Campus Watch Program and the Police Advisory Council, and informs new students and employees at orientation about available services provided by the police department. This unit reports to the Community Relations / Training Commander, Captain Zandral N. Washington.