Recent News
  • 2016-09-30 13:15

    Members of the Women's softball team (part of the DPS Community Partnership Initiative with Captain Kevin Creegan) and team adoptees got to meet up with a member of the 2016 Rio Olympic US Water Polo Gold Medalist team, Ashleigh Johnson '17 at the Princeton Tigers season opening game.

  • 2016-09-08 12:00
    Princeton University ranks #9 out of 30:, a source for security and safety advice ranks the top 30 safest college towns in America -
  • 2016-07-01 10:30
    We are pleased to announce Robert E. Adams as our Administrative Lieutenant effective July 1, 2016. Rob brings 21 years of law enforcement experience to the position having risen through the DPS ranks as security officer, dispatcher, university police officer, detective and most recently patrol sergeant.
  • 2016-05-12 09:15
    Thank You to our Class of 2016 Admins, Welcome Desk Operators and Managers! DPS hosted our Annual Senior Thank You dinner on Wednesday, May 11 at Winberies in Palmer Square. We thank you for all your hard work and time spent with our department over the last few years. Wishing you all the greatest success in your next endeavors!
  • 2016-05-05 08:45
    On Saturday, April 30, 2016 DPS Officers met with the Murray Dodge Café for the first ever DPS King of the Cookie Competition. Two Officers were paired up with a student bakers to come up with a new cookie recipe and have a bake off. One team (Corporal Solovey) made a Reese's S'mores Peanut butter cookie vs. the second team (Sergeant Vacirca) that made chocolate chip bacon cookie bars.
  • 2016-05-02 14:15
    DPS Police Officer Bill Bastedo joined the fun, food and games at the 2016 Grad School Tiger Fest held on Saturday April 30th.
  • 2016-03-04 11:15
    Please join Public Safety in congratulating our newest sworn Campus Police Officer Darrien Jackson who graduated from the Ocean County Police Academy on February 19, 2016.
  • 2016-03-04 11:00
    Public Safety's first ever “S’mores with a Cop” was a huge success, with well over 100 grad student attendees. Sergeants Mike Michalski and Jason Vacirca, along with Police Officers Wendy Gutierrez, Stephen Solovey, and Darrien Jackson melted chocolate and marshmallows in the fireplaces at the Grad College on February 25, 2016.
  • 2015-07-15 12:00

    The Department of Public Safety (DPS) will miss our dear friend and colleague Sergeant Kenneth Samuel, who after 49 years of dedicated service to Princeton University, as well as working 50 consecutive Reunions, has decided to retire July 2015.

  • 2015-03-17 10:15

    DPS is proud of the staff members who were recognized for their years of service at the annual luncheon, held March 16.

    Employees recognized are: Dorothy Tilghman, 40 years; Donald Reichling, 35 years; Donald Thompson, 30 years; Patricia Bullock, 20 years; Julia Davila, 20 years; Maleci Malec, 20 years; Eva Rosen, 15 years; Twylen Hicks, 10 years; Paul Krzewinski, 10 years.