Mike Lane

Serving the campus since 1991 / UCR Class of '92

Mike Lane came to UCR as a student in 1988. He spent time working in the UCR Housing office and eventually became the resident director at Lothian Hall. He received his bachelor's degree in administrative studies in 1992. In 1996, he attended the Riverside County Sheriff's Department Academy and was hired as a patrol officer with the UCR police department shortly thereafter. He served as assistant chief from 2003-2005 and then became chief of police in 2005. The mission of the UCR Police Department is to heighten the quality of life by providing a secure and safe environment through professional service to the University community.