The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of Suffolk County Community College, scheduled for December 03 at 4:00 p.m. in the Board Room in the Learning Resource Center, Grant Campus, Brentwood, NY has been changed in accordance with New York Executive Orders 202.1, 202.10, 202.14, 202.18, 202.28, 202.29, 202.32, 202.38, 202.48 and 202.55, 202.60 and 202.67. The meeting shall be held on December 03 at 4:00 p.m. via teleconference. Please click here for the directions on how to connect to the meeting and for more information.

General Information

Our Mission:

To serve and protect the college community by providing and creating a safe environment within our capabilities contributing to the overall Suffolk County Community College mission. We are committed to the educational process and overall well-being of all individuals interacting with our college and department.

Core Values:

  • To provide high quality safety services to the campus community.


  • To maintain high standard of personal and professional ethics.


  • To embrace the importance of consultation, teamwork and open discussion with campus constituencies on comprehensive safety.


  • Practice prevention with all safety goals.


  • To appreciate and value diversity within the College.


Department Facts:

  • We provide safety oversight to all 5 campuses 24/7, with 44 full-time officers, 3 campus Captains, an Assistant Director of Public Safety and Environmental Health, and the Director of Fire and Public Safety.


  • We respond to all law enforcement calls and maintain facility safety. In 2011 we implemented an email system that allows us to know the nature of all 911 calls pertaining to our campus through Suffolk County 911 central dispatching for the Ammerman and Grant campuses. The Eastern Campus relies on the Southampton town 911 system, the Culinary Arts Center relies on the Riverhead town 911 system.




Office of Public Safety

Office of Public Safety