Public Safety – The Office of Public Safety

The Public Safety Department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Public Safety Officers provide assistance and protection to persons and property for the College.
They maintain orderly conditions and take measures required to assure observance of the law.
Its employees utilize foot and vehicle patrols to observe, report, and respond to situations or activities with potential to pose a danger to persons or property.

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS ARE UNARMED AND DO NOT HAVE POLICE POWERS OR THE POWER TO MAKE ARRESTS.

There are no memorandums of understanding regarding any topics, including the investigation of criminal incidents, between BCC and the Bergen County Sheriff’s department.
The Bergen County Sheriff’s Department maintains a substation at Paramus and Lyndhurst Campus.