Police Department

Jurisdiction

Safety

The Emerson College Police Department provides emergency medical service, fire safety protection, transportation services, and many other services.

The Police Department is responsible for:

  • The enforcement of all laws and regulations pertaining to the safety, security, and good order of the Emerson College community.
  • Providing emergency medical service, fire safety protection, transportation services, and many other services, many of which are commonly recognized by modern law enforcement professionals as "community policing" practices. 

The Chief of the Police Department is responsible for:

  • The leadership, management, planning, organization, and administration of all activities of the Emerson College Police Department.
  • Acting as a liaison for the College with local, state, and federal law enforcement and safety agencies.

The Emerson College Police Officers are appointed as Special State Police Officers under Massachusetts General Law Chapter 22C Section 63 by the Colonel of the Massachusetts Department of State Police.