Paine College Starts Police Department

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Beginning this fall semester, Paine College will have officers from its own police agency patrolling campus.

The school’s police chief hopes the move will decrease the number of incidents on campus, including burglary, assaults and property damage, reports

A total of 13 officers will patrol campus and nearby neighborhoods. Seven of them are currently certified to make arrests.

Read the full story.

Related Articles:

If you appreciated this article and want to receive more valuable industry content like this, click here to sign up for our FREE digital newsletters!

Leading in Turbulent Times: Effective Campus Public Safety Leadership for the 21st Century

This new webcast will discuss how campus public safety leaders can effectively incorporate Clery Act, Title IX, customer service, “helicopter” parents, emergency notification, town-gown relationships, brand management, Greek Life, student recruitment, faculty, and more into their roles and develop the necessary skills to successfully lead their departments. Register today to attend this free webcast!

Get Our Newsletters
Campus Safety HQ