The Ohio State University Department of Public Safety
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The Ohio State University Department of Public Safety
The division of Security Services provides 24 hour security, fire and critical alarm monitoring for the main campus in Columbus. In addition to providing physical security for a number of campus buildings, we perform the museum security functions at the Wexner Center for the Arts.


We the staff of Security Services will strive to provide a safe and secure setting whereby the student, faculty, staff and public can experience the Wexner Center for the Arts and other campus locations. We will provide accurate, timely alarm monitoring coverage for the campus area, and will assist other agencies as needed.


We protect personnel and University assets and mitigate possible damaging consequences by conscientiously documenting, patrolling, monitoring and responding to physical and electronic information.


We subscribe to the spirit of teamwork practiced in an environment of mutual respect for our customers and co-workers. Our courteous and professional demeanor will reflect our commitment to quality, integrity and tolerance of divergent opinions.