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The newly expanded Santa Fe College Police Department building.

Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department was recognized by Safe Campus for creating one of the safest college environments in the nation in their Top 25 University Departments ranking. The SFPD was ranked second in the country, behind only California State University, Fullerton. Safe Campus ranks college police departments based on … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty and staff. The SFPD wants you to be aware of your surroundings and not hesitate to contact them if you need help. For emergency calls, dial 352-395-5555 or 911. If it is not an emergency, please … Continue reading Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department

SFPD Reminds You – If You See Something, Say Something

January 9, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of the students, faculty, staff and visitors to SF. The SFPD wants you to be aware of the See-Something-Say-Something program at the Northwest Campus and all of the SF centers. The SFPD is available 24 hours a day, seven days … Continue reading SFPD Reminds You – If You See Something, Say Something

Spring Convocation Marks the End of an Era

January 3, 2020 – Santa Fe College held spring convocation Friday morning. In addition to the official start of the spring term, this year’s event offered surprises for those in attendance – most notably the arrival of Dr. Paul Broadie II, who will become the college’s fifth president in February. Current president, Dr. Jackson Sasser opened by honoring … Continue reading Spring Convocation Marks the End of an Era

Evacuation Drills Scheduled for SF Properties This Month

October 15, 2019 – Santa Fe College officials want to make sure the Northwest Campus and all centers are as safe as possible for students, faculty and staff. Beginning next week and continuing through the end of the month, there will be evacuation drills held at all SF properties. During these drills, students, faculty and … Continue reading Evacuation Drills Scheduled for SF Properties This Month

Santa Fe College Selects Dr. Paul Broadie II To Be College’s Fifth President

October 4, 2019 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees unanimously endorsed Dr. Paul Broadie as the new SF President at a meeting on October 3, 2019.  Dr. Broadie, who currently serves as President at both Gateway Community College and Housatonic Community College in Connecticut, becomes the fifth President in the College’s 54-year … Continue reading Santa Fe College Selects Dr. Paul Broadie II To Be College’s Fifth President

SFPD Offers Evening Safety Tips to Students, Faculty and Staff

September 10, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty and staff. The SFPD wants you to be aware of your surroundings and not hesitate to contact them if you need help. For emergency calls, dial 352-395-5555 or 911. If it is not an emergency, please … Continue reading SFPD Offers Evening Safety Tips to Students, Faculty and Staff

Santa Fe College Launches Building Safety Ambassador Program

July 17, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Police Department and Safety and Risk Management coordinated efforts during the spring and summer to train staff at the Northwest Campus and all SF centers to create the Building Safety Ambassador program. Although starting as a pilot program, vice presidents Chuck Clemons and Ginger Gibson gave final approval … Continue reading Santa Fe College Launches Building Safety Ambassador Program

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SFPD’s Pearson Honored at SKY VALOR Awards

  June 18, 2019 – Santa Fe College Police Officer Joel Pearson was honored at the fifth annual VALOR Awards, from local radio station 97.3 WSKY-FM. The ceremony recognizes first-responders in North Central Florida for their service to the community. Honorees were selected by their respective supervisors for outstanding job performance. Pearson, now a reserve … Continue reading SFPD’s Pearson Honored at SKY VALOR Awards

SFPD to Assist Bicyclists at Arc of Alachua County for Gear Up Florida/Ability Experience’s 2019 Friendship Visit

May 21, 2019 – The Arc of Alachua County will host 40 bicyclists Wednesday, May 22, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. for the annual Gear Up Florida/Ability Experience Friendship Visit. The bicyclists, who are traveling throughout the State of Florida raising both money and awareness about developmental disabilities, will be led onto The Arc’s … Continue reading SFPD to Assist Bicyclists at Arc of Alachua County for Gear Up Florida/Ability Experience’s 2019 Friendship Visit

Summer 2019 Parking Reminder for Students, Faculty and Staff

May 21, 2019 – Even though there is less traffic on the Northwest Campus for summer term, the Santa Fe College Police Department (SFPD) would like to remind students, faculty and staff that the rules for parking remain in effect. If you have an employee parking decal, you may park in any designated parking area other … Continue reading Summer 2019 Parking Reminder for Students, Faculty and Staff