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About the Officers

The Office of Public Safety maintains staffing levels to support continuous, 24-hour patrols on campus. The office includes:

  • 16 uniformed officers, 4 officers per shift
  • Director of Public Safety
  • Shift Supervisor
  • 24/7 armed/unarmed patrols
  • Residence Hall officer (12 a.m.-8 a.m.)
  • Library officer (4:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.)

Officer Training

Security officers receive training on a continuous basis in order to provide the highest level of service to the campus community.

  • CPR, First Aid, AED
  • OC Spray
  • Practical and Tactical Handcuffing
  • Managing Violent and Aggressive Behavior
  • Semi-automatic Pistol Training
  • Master Security Officer I-V
  • Fire Safety
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Use of Force
  • Clery Act Awareness

Ready to Get Started

We're here to help you take the next step. We can't wait to welcome you to STLCOP.