Carnegie Mellon University

Security Services

The Carnegie Mellon University Police Department is staffed by 38 security officers who patrol campus on foot/bicycles or are assigned to fixed security posts.

While they are not armed and not sworn officers, each security officers receives orientation training in areas such as building security, key control, procedures related to arrests by officers, and criminal and patrol procedures. Security officers also receive specialized training specific to their patrol assignment. This training includes first aid, CPR/AED, and hazardous material safety.