Department of Public Safety at LMU
In case of an emergency
Dial 222 from any campus phone
call (310) 338-2893
(Students should program this number into their cell phones)
Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
Our mission is to create and ensure a safe environment for the LMU community.
In addition to the Chief, the department employs an Assistant Chief, a Deputy Chief, three captains, seven Lieutenants, a Parking Manager, one Investigator, and an office manager. The department also maintains a staff of several contract security officers who conduct foot and vehicle patrols of the campus to assist students, faculty and staff with residence halls and office access, man the Leavey Gate entrance and other responsibilities as needed.
In addition, LMU DPS employs several work study students who assist the department with routine office functions and serve as after hour campus escorts.