Crime Prevention & Safety

Crime Prevention is defined as a pattern of attitudes and behaviors directed at reducing the threat of crime and enhancing the sense of safety and security, to positively influence the quality of life in our society, and to develop environments where crime cannot flourish.

With this goal  in mind, the Department of Public Safety is committed to reducing campus crime by educating students, faculty and staff, enhancing individual awareness, and preventing criminal activity. To this end, the department provides many useful "Safety Tips" as well as educational articles and safety information. Please browse the Crime Prevention Tab for these tips, as well as, the other educational article tabs listed in the left hand column.

Please take a moment to review some safety tips that will keep you safe on-campus and elsewhere.