Police

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

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

SF Hosts Overview from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission

May 13, 2019 – Santa Fe College will be hosting a presentation from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission Thursday, May 23, 2019, from 1-4 p.m. in Building WA, Room 104. Sgt. John Suess, Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and Lead Investigator of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission will present the … Continue reading SF Hosts Overview from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission

Saluting SFPD Dispatchers For 2019 National Telecommunicators Week

April 15, 2019 – National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week occurs every year on the second full week of April as a time to recognize and thank telecommunications personnel in the public safety communications field. This year the week runs from April 14-20, and Santa Fe College takes time out to honor our “behind-the-scenes heroes.” The … Continue reading Saluting SFPD Dispatchers For 2019 National Telecommunicators Week

Test of Emergency Notification System Scheduled During SF Spring Break

March 1, 2019 – Santa Fe College will run a test of their Emergency Notification System (ENS) on the Northwest Campus and all SF centers Wednesday, March 6. This test is being done during the college’s spring break to create the least amount of disruption for the college community. The test will allow the college to make sure … Continue reading Test of Emergency Notification System Scheduled During SF Spring Break

Santa Fe College Police vehicle in front of their building on the Northwest Campus

SFPD Seeks Assistance in Misdemeanor Incident

February 28, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Police Department (SFPD) is investigating an incident that occurred late Monday morning. A student who wishes to remain anonymous was a victim of misdemeanor battery but was not physically injured in the Building G men’s restroom. The subject was carrying a black and white checkerboard backpack and … Continue reading SFPD Seeks Assistance in Misdemeanor Incident

Composite Sketch of Sexual Battery Suspect Released 

  February 1, 2019 – The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of the suspect wanted in connection with the sexual battery that took place on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus Jan. 13.  Santa Fe College Police are working in conjunction with the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office. The 19-year-old victim was approached … Continue reading Composite Sketch of Sexual Battery Suspect Released