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Roger Williams University promotes and sponsors a number of programs to inform and educate students and staff regarding campus crime prevention and safety. These programs encourage personal safety first and emphasize interaction and communication to enhance the Public Safety Department's community policing approach to campus safety. The Campus Crime Prevention Officer reports directly to the Public Safety Director and Associate Director.

  • The University has established an interdepartmental Safety Committee to assist in reviewing, recommending and implementing policies, procedures and practices to promote campus safety. The committee reviews such things as lighting surveys and occupational safety hazards.
  • First year students are provided a security orientation program as well as material advising them of precautions to help avoid becoming a victim of crime on or off campus.
  • Staff and faculty members are provided with public safety information at new employee orientation, held once monthly.
  • Crime prevention information, and personal safety programs like the annual Crime Prevention and Campus Safety Fair, are presented throughout the year as a means to promote an overall and ongoing public safety awareness campaign.
  • The Crime Prevention Officer can be reached at the following numbers: