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Public Safety

The mission of New York University's Department of Public Safety is to create a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors to pursue their educational and professional goals across the Global Network University.

 

We've Moved!

Public Safety has moved to a newly-renovated space at 7 Washington Place, on the corner of Mercer Street.

We've Moved!

The NYU Public Safety Command Center and the NYU ID Card Center have moved to a new location at 7 Washington Place, on the corner of Mercer Street.

The Command Center is open 24/7 with officers available to provide assistance in both emergency and non-emergency situations.  The Card Center is open Mon-Fri, 8:00am - 8:00pm.  
 
The emergency telephone number for the NYU Public Safety Command Center remains the same: 212-998-2222. For information regarding the NYU ID Card, please call 212-443-CARD (2273).


Crime Prevention

To protect its community, New York University has uniformed security officers who are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year; an emergency number (212) 998-2222; emergency call boxes located throughout the main campus, green light buildings staffed 24 hours a day by Public Safety Officers, Safe Havens, transportation services, including Safe Ride Program from 12 midnight to 7:00am. 

OPERATION ID - A joint program with the NYPD to register smart phones, tablets, laptops and other small electronic devices. If the device is lost or stolen, and turned into the NYPD, the owner can be contacted to reclaim their property. No cost to register your devices!

Crime Reports & Statistics

New York University Department of Public Safety has a clear and straightforward mission: to create a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors to pursue their goals and aspirations.

Comments

The New York University Department of Public Safety invites you to share with us your comments about our performance.  Your feedback is an important part of improving our service to you.

Lost & Found

The Department of Public Safety is the central repository for items lost and found on campus. Our system allows you to report a lost item and review the inventory of found items to help facilitate recovery of your belongings.


Public Safety Leadership Team

Message from NYU's Public Safety Team

The Public Safety Team is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for our communities across NYU's global network.
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