Police

Santa Fe College Police Department – Building T Expansion Groundbreaking

Santa Fe College will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for remodeling and expansion of the Police Department’s building at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Building T at the Northwest Campus, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville. College administrators including President Jackson Sasser and Vice President for Advancement Chuck Clemons, as well as members of the … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Department – Building T Expansion Groundbreaking

SF ALERT – Emergency Notification Testing – TEST ONLY

May 2, 2017 – Santa Fe College will TEST some components of their Emergency Notification System (ENS) the morning of Thursday, May 4, 2017, on the Northwest Campus. The test will include notifications via desktop alerts, web banners, email, and phone system. This is only a TEST. This is one of the many ways the College … Continue reading SF ALERT – Emergency Notification Testing – TEST ONLY

SF College broadcasts CPTED webinar to campuses nationwide

April 21, 2017 – Santa Fe College hosted the Florida Design Out Crime Association (fldoca.com) April 21 and presented a nationwide webinar on CPTED. FLDOCA is a group of crime prevention experts in Florida that are trained in crime prevention through environmental design (aka CPTED). CPTED is a way to make the built environment safer … Continue reading SF College broadcasts CPTED webinar to campuses nationwide

Santa Fe College Police Department Recognized by the Bureau of Justice Assistance

March 15, 2017 The Santa Fe College Police Department was recognized by the Bureau of Justice Assistance under the U.S. Department of Justice as a success story on their website. The article highlights the SF Police Department’s Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Training, which is a nationally recognized initiative for self-defense training. The program focuses on … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Department Recognized by the Bureau of Justice Assistance

SFPD Awards Ceremony Recap

In a ceremony held Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, 9 a.m. Santa Fe College President, Jackson N. Sasser, Ph.D., VP Office of Advancement and State Representative, Chuck Clemons, along with College officials and area law enforcement honored the Santa Fe College Police Department (SFPD). Awards:  Police Department International Association of Chiefs of Police Special Recognition in … Continue reading SFPD Awards Ceremony Recap

Police Department Awards and Promotion Ceremony

Please join the Santa Fe College Police Department for an awards and promotion ceremony. When: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 9 a.m. Where: Santa Fe College 3000 NW 83rd Street Building S, room 29   International Association of Chiefs of Police Award Community Policing Award The award identifies and rewards best practices in community policing by recognizing police … Continue reading Police Department Awards and Promotion Ceremony

Keeping Santa Fe College Safe during the Winter Break

Members of the Santa Fe College Police Department will be working 24/7 during the holidays and the front desk in Building T will always be staffed. However, please take the following steps to help us in keeping you and all of our campuses safe and secure. Notify police immediately regarding suspicious activity, persons, information or … Continue reading Keeping Santa Fe College Safe during the Winter Break

2016 Winners Honored at 67th AFC Meeting and Conference

Our Santa Fe College family received the following honors at the Association of Florida Colleges conference recently held in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. 2016 Certified College Professional (CCP) Program Graduate Adrienne Provost, Santa Fe College  Honorary Life Award Dr. Dan Rodkin, Santa Fe College  Outstanding AFC Board Member Lt. Ryan Woods, Santa Fe College

Santa Fe College’s Lt. Ryan Woods Awarded “Board Member of the Year” By AFC

Amongst other accolades Santa Fe College received at the annual AFC (Association of Florida Colleges), Lt Ryan Woods was awarded the Board Member Of The Year. In large part this was due to his instrumental role in creation of the first “Campus Safety Commission” which unites the 28 Florida Colleges in sharing best safety and … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s Lt. Ryan Woods Awarded “Board Member of the Year” By AFC

“Run With The Cops” a Great Success Last Week

More people than were expected participated in the 2nd annual ‘Run with the Cops’ as last Thursday brought out law enforcement officers from across Alachua County, adults, and student with special abilities and disabilities. WCJB Channel 20 News was there to cover the event. Take a look at the event below: “Run With The Cops” Channel … Continue reading “Run With The Cops” a Great Success Last Week

Meet SF College’s Police Department’s Officer Sarah Smith Tomorrow in the Food Court!

Ofc Sarah Smith will be in the Food Court tomorrow, November 1, 2016 between 11a-12:30p. Anything related to safety or police on your mind? – stop by or just sit down with her & eat lunch. As a reminder, anytime you see SFPD eating in the Food Court, you are welcome to hang out with them… … Continue reading Meet SF College’s Police Department’s Officer Sarah Smith Tomorrow in the Food Court!

Santa Fe College Annual Security Report

In accordance with federal law, the Santa Fe College Annual Security Report is being made available and can be accessed at: 2016 Santa Fe College Annual Security Report The report includes statistics compiled by the SF College Police Department for specified crimes reported over the previous three years which occurred on campus, in off campus … Continue reading Santa Fe College Annual Security Report

New Public Safety Books Provided to Santa Fe College’s Little School

The Santa Fe College Police Department worked with Little School and purchased about 20 “public safety” books for the school to use with the kids. Little School created a dedicated section for these books which cover various topics such as weather, fire, vehicles, strangers, police etc. Police dispatcher Kate Flippen researched a good cross section of … Continue reading New Public Safety Books Provided to Santa Fe College’s Little School

SF Police Officers Attend FPCA Awards

Representatives from the Santa Fe College Police Department recently attended the Florida Police Chiefs Association Awards Banquet Wednesday, June 19 at the Hyatt Regency in Bonita Springs, Fla to receive the Rocky Pomerance Excellence in Policing Award. The award recognizes member agencies for developing and implementing an innovative approach to policing. Police Chief Ed Book, … Continue reading SF Police Officers Attend FPCA Awards