Campus safety and security is everyone’s responsibility. Students, faculty, staff, and visitors partner with the College Police to create a safe and conducive learning environment.
One essential ingredient of any successful crime prevention program is an informed public. Southwestern Community College District seeks to inform students, faculty, and staff members in a timely manner of any criminal activity or security problem that may pose a reasonable threat to their safety. Such information will be distributed to students through this report, newsletters, posted notices, District email, student publications, the District’s website, and through emergency and timely warning notification. The College Police Department also posting crime alerts and other safety information on its website: https://www.swccd.edu/index.aspx?page=55
All students, faculty, and staff members are encouraged to remain alert and security conscious. Notify College Police of any crime or suspicious activity by calling (619)482-6380.
As part of the community-oriented policing philosophy, the College Police Department offers crime prevention and safety tips to the District’s faculty, staff, and students as part of presentations and as requested. Anyone interested in having an Officer speak to his or her classroom or group should contact the College Police at (619)482-6380.