Shawn E. Clark

Shawn Clark

Shawn E. Clark


Purchasing & Business Services Building,



UNCP Responsibilities

  • Directly supervise a 4-member squad providing administrative, accreditation, and logistical support
  • Oversee the department’s vehicles maintenance reports. Assist with scheduling work assignments. Makes day to day assignments as required by the needs for service. Helps to coordinate the in service training requirements for UNCP Police Department.
  • Reviews approves a variety of reports and records including officer’s daily roster, report of investigation, field reports, alcohol related reports & vehicle maintenance logs.
  • Assists with the planning and coordination of security and protection for social events and dignitaries that visits campus.
  • Attends training exercises and classes in criminal law, police science, first-aid, emergency response training, communication skills enhancement, public relations, University policies and procedures and other classes as required by the Director of Police & Public Safety or the North Carolina Justice and Standards Commission to maintain certification as a law enforcement officer. Conducts training sessions for students, faculty and staff as required. And assures that his squad officers continue career development training and maintain their mandatory In Service class annually.


  • (2002-2016) 14 years with the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office prior to UNCP
  • 12 of the 14 years was in the Narcotics Enforcement Team (NET)
  • 8 of those years as a supervisor in NET Unit
  • 5 years as the Lt. over the Unit
  • 2016-present with UNCP as a Sgt. on one of the night shifts


  • Purnell Swett High School c/o 1997
  • Mt. Olive College (1997-2000)
  • Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate
  • Public Safety Management Program
  • Ethical Character Driven Leadership
  • Police Law Institution
  • Leadership: Modeling Appropriate Behavior for Law Enforcement
  • Supervisor Leadership Institute for Law Enforcement Executives
  • Criminal Justice Standards Certification Workshop
  • Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education
  • Introduction to the Incident Command System (100, 200,700 & 800)
  • Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) Training
  • Body Worn Cameras / Video Evidence Collect
  • Interview & Interrogations
  • Courtroom Presentation
  • Cell Phone Technology
  • K-9 Legal Updates
  • DEA Basic Narcotics Investigation School
  • Narcotics Unit Supervision Class
  • Tactical Leadership
  • SWAT Operator I & II
  • Discovery for Law Enforcement Agents
  • Traffic Stops/Criminal Interdiction
  • Criminal Highway Interdiction
  • Sovereign Citizen / Anti-Government Extremists
  • High Risk Apprehension
  • EEO: Introduction-EEO & Diversity Fundamentals
  • EEO: Module 1 – EEO is the Law
  • EEO: Module 2 – Affirmative Action
  • EEO: Module 3 – Legally Defensible Hiring
  • EEO: Module 4 – Unlawful Workplace Harassment
  • EEO: Module 5 – EEO & You
  • EEO: Module 6 – Diversity and Inclusion
  • First Aid Certification (Annually)
  • CPR Certification (Annually)
  • AED Certification (Annually)

Professional Associations

  •  Member of the State Bureau of Investigations (SBI) Behavioral Threat Assessment Unit (BeTA)
  • Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate