Also referred to as:
Campus Public Safety and Security Officer, School Police Officer
Requirements and Responsibilities
Campus Police Officer conduct patrols on campus to ensure security of buildings, students and staff. Responds to requests for assistance and emergencies. Being a Campus Police Officer enforces vehicle and traffic regulations. Investigates crimes. Additionally, Campus Police Officer may conduct educational activities related to safety and crime prevention. Typically require associate degree in criminal justice. May require POST(Peace Office Standards and Training) certification. Typically reports to Police Supervisor. The Campus Police Officer occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Campus Police Officer typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.