Police & Public Safety

Police & Public Safety

The Police & Public Safety department provides all law enforcement and security services to the Wilkes-Barre campus. In addition, the department is also responsible for parking enforcement and traffic control. The Office of Police & Public Safety exists to provide an atmosphere free from fear for, personal safety, property loss, or accidents on campus. Police & Public Safety maintains a cooperative relationship with the Lehman Township Police and the Pennsylvania State Police. Criminal incidents are investigated by campus Police & Public Safety officers. Assistance in investigations may be requested from the Pennsylvania State Police and the Lehman Township Police for serious criminal incidents.

Lost and Found, student ID photos and parking permits are available at the Police and Public Safety office located in Hayfield House, room 111. The Department of Police and Public Safety also provides escort services for students who wish to be walked to their vehicles or to other buildings on campus; lock out services from vehicles; battery jumps; crime prevention programs; and medical assistance.