The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management
The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management (Public
Safety) is located in the Center for Public Safety and General
Services building on Farm Pond Road and is operational 24 hours per
day, 7 days per week, year round. The Communications Center is
staffed by a trained public safety professional at all times and
can be reached by calling (607) 274-3333 or extension 3333 from an
on campus phone.
We are responsible the safety of the campus, crime awareness, prevention, and education. Public Safety members are a well trained team inclusive of uniformed campus police officers and state-certified security officers. In addition to Patrol and Security operations, the office is comprised of Parking Services, Environmental Health & Safety, and Student Auxiliary Safety Patrol (SASP). Areas of responsibility include:
Crime Prevention Programming
Publication of Daily Crime and Fire Log
Publication and dissemination of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
Special Event Staffing
Providing Safety Escorts
Repository for Lost and Found
Administering Vehicle Assistance, and
Managing Vehicular and Traffic Control on Campus.
In compliance with federal requirements mandated by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Statistics Act [20 USC 1092(f)], Public Safety is responsible for preparing, publishing and distributing an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report by October 1 of each year, for the purpose of disclosing and disseminating certain information regarding campus crime statistics, security policies and campus law enforcement. For more information on Clery Act Compliance at Ithaca College, please click here.