Public Safety

The mission of the Southern New Hampshire Office of Public Safety is to continually enhance public safety and the quality of life for those living, working and visiting our academic community.  The preservation of life, protection of property, prevention of criminal behavior and the creation of a safe environment shall be our foremost responsibility.  These responsibilities will be carried out in the most professional manner possible, with integrity and fairness, and in a manner that effectively and efficiently coordinates resources.

The Southern New Hampshire Office of Public Safety believes that collaboration, cooperation, and concern for each other are vital to our success and will enable us to combine our diverse backgrounds, skills and styles to achieve our stated mission.  We will assure that our general professional responsibilities include taking appropriate action to:

  • Protect life and property
  • Preserve the peace
  • Maintain calm and self-restraint in the course of duty
  • Detect and deter violators of the law and the Student Handbook
  • Scorn ridicule
  • Supervise campus functions (such as graduations or walkathons) where public order requires
  • Respond to all campus emergencies
  • Deliver proactive and responsive services to all people
  • Possess an unequivocal belief that customer service as well as the welfare and safety of community members is our departments greatest concern and responsibility

Report a Crime Confidentially

If you suspect a crime, you can use this form to make an anonymous report that goes directly to SNHU Public Safety.