University Police

Employment Background Information

University Police will respond to all inquiries regarding background investigations for employment.

See the protocol below for requesting employment background information if you are a current or former student; current or former employee; or a background investigator for an agency, employer, or organization.

Please note that police reports are not provided for employment background requests.

Current or former student

  • Email a request to

  • List the type of information you are requesting and when you were a student at Christopher Newport University

Current or former employee

  • Contact Christopher Newport University Human Resources at (757) 594-7145

Exception – former employees of University Police who have separated from employment within five years from the date of the request.

Employment background investigator

  • Send an email request to We will not accept walk-in requests.

  • List what information you are requesting. If you have a specific form to be completed, attach the document to the request email.

  • Attach the waiver form. No information will be provided without a signed waiver.

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