Campus Safety Mission Statement

The goal of the Department of Campus Safety (DCS) is to ensure a safe and secure environment for members of the Fresno community while at Fresno Pacific University. DCS exists to serve the campus community with respect, fairness and integrity. DCS is committed to the prevention of crime, protection of life and property, and the preservation of peace, order and safety to students, faculty, staff and guests of the university while maintaining the values found in the Fresno Pacific Idea.

With community service as a foundation, Campus Safety is dedicated to goals which enhance the quality of life on campus. Solutions which foster a sense of security in the university community are sought. The trust of those served by Campus Safety is nurtured; holding each officer to the highest level of performance, training and integrity.

Campus Safety is responsible for the protection of life and property, to maintain peace, to promote proactive crime prevention techniques through education, provide services to the campus community, and to to enforce various administrative, traffic and parking regulations.

To fulfill this mission, Campus Safety supervision is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its officers through continued training and supportive leadership. Achievement of this mission requires continuous training of campus safety officers, frequent re-evaluation of performance, patrol enforcement techniques and strategies.