Department of Public Safety
The Harford Community Colleges Department of Public Safety Department is committed to
maintaining a safe environment for all students, employees, and visitors on College
property. Department of Public Safety provides physical security, investigative services,
public safety education, first aid, and other assistance in a professional and
The Department of Public Safety office has the primary responsibility
for serving the safety and security needs of the campus community. In
meeting this responsibility, all campus buildings and facilities are
patrolled and inspected regularly to ensure a safe and comfortable academic
environment where learning is the central focus. Located on the first
floor of the Library, Public Safety staff are on duty 24 hours a day, 365
days a year.
No community can be completely risk-free in today's
society. Safety and security are everyone's responsibility. Therefore, the
collective efforts of students and staff in collaboration with Department of
Public Safety are necessary. Students, staff, and visitors are partners in
maintaining an environment that is safe and conducive to the learning
process. Everyone is asked to be alert, security conscious, and involved.
Students are required to abide by the Code for Student Rights,
Responsibilities, and Conduct, as well as all College policies, regulations,
Annual Security Report
Harford Community College’s Annual Security Report is now available. This
report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime
statistics for the school. The statements address the school’s policies,
procedures and programs concerning safety and security, including Public
Safety’s response to emergency situations and sexual offenses. Three years’
worth of statistics are included for crimes that were reported to have
occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings or property owned or
controlled by the school and on public property within or immediately
adjacent to the campus. This report is available online at (http://www.harford.edu/security/crimereports.asp).
You may also request a paper copy from the HCC Public Safety office, located
in the Library Building.
Additional information on security tips, awareness issues
and procedures can be found below.
Chief of Department of Public Safety
Yield To Pedestrians At All Times!
Buckle Up And Drive Safely