Campus Security and Public Safety Office
The Campus Public Safety Office is responsible for providing physical security services to Medgar Evers College 24 hours a day seven days a week. The 24 hour security operations number is (718) 270-6003. To ensure a safe and secure campus, photo identification cards are required to gain access to campus facilities. Campus Peace Officers are sworn law enforcement / NYS Peace Officers under Criminal Procedure Law 2.10 subsection 79 and have the power to make arrests in compliance with New York State Criminal Procedure Law Peace Officers Law.. If minor offenses involving City University of New York rules and regulations are committed by a University student, the Campus Public Safety Office may also refer the individual to the disciplinary division of Student Affairs. Incidents of a criminal nature that are reported to a Campus Peace officer are referred via the complainant to the NYPD. Campus Public Safety personnel work closely with local, state, and federal police agencies to provide a safe and secure environment for the campus community. The prosecution of all criminal offenses are undertaken by the Kings County District Attorney’s Office.
The Annual Security Report is published in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f)). This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by Medgar Evers College; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning alcohol and other drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters.
The Annual Security report is available at: http://www.mec.cuny.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/MEC-2017-Annual-Security-Report.pdf. Hard copies are available in the Security Office in Rm. C-17 in the AB1 building.
All criminal actions or other emergencies occurring on campus must be reported immediately to Medgar Evers College Public Safety personnel by telephone or in person. Reports of crimes may also be made in writing. The 24 hour security operations number is 718 270-6003.
The Campus Public Safety Administrative Office is open as indicated below:
Administrative Office Hours: Room C-17 in AB1 Building
Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Office is closed
Campus Public Safety Dispatcher Hours: 24 hours per day. 7 days a week.
Location: Carroll St. Building Lobby
Telephone Number (718) 270-6003. On campus extension X-6069.