About Us

Contact Information

 Ulysses Velez
Chief of Police

Timothy King

Korinne Gillum

Safety & Cybersecurity Specialist



Sweeny ISD Police Department will deliver an atmosphere conducive for growing tomorrow’s leaders in a way that demonstrates moral courage, ethical strength and constant dependability so that partnerships are forged, and trust is built.


With unwavering consistency, Sweeny ISD Police Department will create a safe and secure educational environment for students, faculty, and staff alike through a resilient police presence and an intentional interaction with the entire Sweeny ISD family. 


  • Integrity:  We are stewards of the public’s trust and are committed to providing service that is transparent and consistent with ISD regulations and policies. We are honorable, steadfast, and accept responsibility.


  • ProfessionalismOur conduct and demeanor display the highest standard of personal and organizational excellence.  


  • Leadership:  Consistency, congruency, and transparency in values will be evident in our actions.  We integrate values and principles to create a purposeful life and contribute to the growth of others.  


  • Service:  We provide safety and security to the students, faculty, and staff, recognizing our responsibility to extend equal and fair treatment to everyone.  



The Sweeny ISD police jurisdiction includes all territory within the boundaries of the District (177 square miles) and all property, real and personal, outside the boundaries of the District that is owned, leased, or rented by the District or otherwise under the District's control.


Peace officers employed by the District have the same authority, powers, privileges, and immunities as bestowed on all Texas peace officers while on or off duty.


All of Sweeny ISD peace officers are licensed and certified by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Education.