Campus Police - Contact Numbers
Emergency Calls - Dial 911
Non-Emergency Calls - Dial Ext. 1111
By dialing Ext. 1111, you will be automatically transferred to the police officer on duty.
Crisis Management Calls - Dial Ext. 1100
By dialing Ext. 1100, several members of the Crisis Management Team are called and the first to answer will respond to your concern.
When calling from off campus:
Campus Police 903-693-1111
Serving Students and Employees of Panola College
The primary goal of the Panola College Police Department is to serve and protect the social and academic environment that sustains and encourages moral and intellectual growth while preserving the legal rights of individuals.
The Police Department is composed of certified law enforcement officers who have the power to enforce all Texas laws and college regulations on the property owned or operated under the direction of Panola College.
An officer and/or additional staff members are on duty on a 24-hour basis. The force serves the staff and students by helping to maintain the safety and security of each person and his/her possessions while on campus.
The Police Department is housed in the Maintenance Building on the main campus which is located next to the student apartments.
Panola College Campus Police
BRYAN RICKERT NAMED NEW POLICE CHIEF
Panola College Police Officer Bryan Rickert has been named the institution's new Police
Chief upon the retirement of Chief Ernie Davis effective February 1, 2016. Chief Rickert
joined the Panola family in 2014. Rickert received his basic peace officer certification
from East Texas Police Academy in 1990 and later received certification as a Master
Peace Officer in 2008. His service history includes Waskom Police Department, Carthage
Police Department, and served the Panola County Constable Pct. 2. as Reserve Officer.
Prior to his police service, Rickert served 30 years for the City of Carthage retiring
in 2011 as Fire Marshal.
Panola College Campus Police is dedicated to serve and protect students and employees.