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About Safety and Security
The Office of Safety and Security consists of three units and over 100 personnel. The mission of the office is to provide a safe and secure environment for all members of the university community. This mission is achieved through active participation of all university members and partnerships with local law enforcement and community partners. Darrell Darnell, Senior Associate Vice President for Safety and Security, leads the office.

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New DC Marijuana Laws

Think DC's been freed to smoke weed? Nope, it's still not dope. BE WISER - know the facts about DC marijuana laws.

Preparing for Emergencies and Disruptive Incidents

Designated and essential employees, as well as academic and administrative management should become familiar with the information in this brochure.

Department of Homeland Security Guidance for Active Shooter Situations

The Department of Homeland Security provides guidance about how to respond in the event of an active shooter situation.

Suspicious and Unattended Packages

If you see a suspicious or unattended package or receive a bomb threat, follow the instructions provided and immediately notify GWPD: 202-994-6111.

If you see something, say something.

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Office of Safety and Security Location

GWPD: Rome Hall 101
Health and Safety: Phillips B148
Emergency Management: Phillips B148