Safety and Security

Our mission is to provide safety and service so that OHSU can improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians. As state certified police officers and community service officers, together with our dispatchers and administrative support, the Department of Public Safety performs the police functions and campus services to maintain a safe and secure environment for all, including:
  • Patrolling of the OHSU Campuses (Marquam Hill, South Waterfront and West Campus)
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Investigating crimes and preparing reports
  • Conducting threat assessments and safety planning
  • Providing directions and information to those on campus
  • Conducting safety escorts
  • Leading security functions
  • Aiding with vehicle assistance
  • Teaching a variety of safety classes to our community