Meet Our University Police Officers

When contacting police and emergency services:

To contact the police, fire department, or EMS from a campus phone, dial 911. If you are calling from a cell phone dial 911.

To contact the university police department, dial 3490 as a campus extension or dial 806-291-3490 for the office phone. Officers can also take calls on a cellular number: 806-774-4225.

For emergencies and/or concerns after 5:00 pm central time call, 806-774-4225.

Lonnie Burton

Chief of Police

Wayland Baptist University
Plainview

1900 W. 7th
CMB 1201
Plainview, TX 79072
Office located at 801 Smythe

Office Hours:
M-F 8AM-5PM

Phone: 806-291-3491
Fax: 806-291-1994
email: burtonl@wbu.edu

Jami Paterson

Patrol Officer

Wayland Baptist University
Plainview 

1900 W. 7th
CMB 1201
Plainview, TX 79072
Office located at 801 Smythe

Office Hours:
M-F 8AM-5PM

Phone: 806-291-3493
Fax:  806-291-1994
email: mcphersonj@wbu.edu

Mike Allen

Patrol Officer

Wayland Baptist University
Plainview

1900 w. 7th
CMB 1201
Plainview, TX 79072
Office located at 801 Smythe

Office Hours:
M-F 8AM-5PM

Phone: 806-291-3492
Fax: 806-291-1994
email: mike.allen@wbu.edu