The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus Office of Campus Safety & Security captures multiple departments within one organization. This Office encompasses the Campus Police Department, Campus Security, Emergency Management and Environmental Health & Safety. A coordinated effort to manage all the risks and hazards the campus may face.
Campus Safety & Security is committed to enhancing the educational and working experience at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus by delivering services that protect life and property. Through partnership within the campus family, we build trust and enhance the quality of life for all students, staff, and faculty.
The departments within Campus Safety & Security are responsible for ensuring the university is prepared and capable of responding to all emergencies and issues that happen on our campus. Our partnerships help ensure that we have the very best resources available at all times.
The Campus Police Department is a certified state law enforcement agency providing professional police services and protection to the university community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Campus Security Officers monitors campus activities and supplements the Campus Police Department officers through monitoring of the campus CCTV systems, and foot patrol.
Emergency Management coordinates activities to protect, prevent and mitigate against; respond to; and recover from disasters and emergencies affecting the University.