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​Non-Biased Policing Policy

​​​​​​​​​At Providence College, bias-based profiling undermines legitimate campus safety efforts and fosters distrust among the community. The purposes of the Non-Biased Policing Policy are to reaffirm the Department of Public Safety's commitment to unbiased policing in all interactions with members of the College community, guests, and visitors, and to engender public confidence and trust by ensuring that fair and equitable procedures are followed in day-to-day operations.

To view the Non-Biased Policing Policy, please click here

Submit a Complaint

To submit a complaint, please complete this form to the best of your ability. In order to help us fully investigate your complaint, please provide as much detailed information as you can and any relevant supplemental information (records, letters, notes, cards, e-mails, texts, photos, etc.). Once complete, please email the form to Major John Leyden, Executive Director of Public Safety or Kristine Goodwin, Vice President for Student Affairs. If preferred, the form can also be hand delivered to The Department of Public Safety, on Huxley Avenue.

​​​Contact Us

Department of Public Safety
Huxley Avenue Gate
Phone (General): 401.865.2391​
Phone (Emergency): 401.865.2222
Fax: 401.865.1391
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week

Confidential Resources Answering Service:
To access confidential resources from the Personal Counseling Center and Campus Ministry.
Available 24/7: 401.865.1333​

View Additional Contact Information​​

report a crime box link 

Tip Now Anonymous Crime Reporting*
Call or Text: 401.281.9​​933
Email: PC@tipnow.org
Online Report: Silent Witness Form​
*For an emergency needing an immediate response call 401.865.2222 or 911