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Chief of Police


Chief of Campus Police


Bachelor's degree from The University of Texas Pan American - Edinburg

Joined UTB:

October 1992


As the University’s Chief of Police, Chief Cardoza is responsible for preventing and protecting the institution and from serious threats.

Previous Experience:

Prior to joining the University, John served as Chief of Police for the City of Los Fresnos. Before holding that position he served as interim Chief of Police for the City of San Benito.

Office Hours

Mon. to Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Office: Campus Security Center
Phone: 956-882-8232
Fax: 956-882-6547

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