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The Rowan University detective bureau is staffed by specially trained officers who are responsible for the investigation of all criminal acts reported to the Rowan University Police.   The detective bureau consists of two detectives and a lieutenant.  A detective is on call twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week in the event a major crime occurs on campus. The detectives conduct follow up investigations in an effort to detect and apprehend criminal offenders.  In addition to their investigative duties, detectives maintain property and evidence, monitor the crime tip hotline, and provide information of the many resources offered by Rowan University.

Detectives are trained in many areas such as Bias Crime Investigation, Crime Scene processing and Management, County Intelligence Sharing, Gang Awareness, and Narcotics Investigations & Identification.

The Rowan University detectives are dedicated to the well being of the Rowan community.
A detective is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

If you are aware of any information that may assist in an investigation, please contact our ANONYMOUS crime tip hotline; please provide as much information as possible, such as crime date, time, suspect’s name, and / or location.  Any information will be kept confidential.

(856) 256-7428 

Contact Information:

Lieutenant Craig Shute (856) 256-4917

Detective Farrar (856) 256-4563
Email: Farrarg@Rowan.Edu

Detective Fennal (856) 256-4991
Email: Fennal@Rowan.Edu