The mission of the Safety and Security Office of Metropolitan State University is to provide a safe, secure environment for all members of the community which enables students, faculty, staff and guests to pursue their educational or occupational goals.
Security services are contracted from professional security agencies. Officers are uniformed and trained on a variety of security and safety-related procedures. They are authorized to take appropriate action to assure the safety and security of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. Security services are augmented by local police, fire and ambulance response units.
Saint Paul Safety Officer
Library Safety Officer mobile/text: 651-775-0715
Ramp Mobile/Text: 651-368-4297
Ramp Desk: 651-793-1730
Student Center Mobile/Text: 651-775-6724
After Hours Answering Service: 651-793-1700
Minneapolis Safety Officer
Mobile/Text Phone: 612-659-6910
Minneapolis Safety Office
Midway Safety Officer
Code blue phones
Emergency code blue phones have one panic button that, when pressed, dials directly into the safety officer's cell phone. They are to be used for emergency calls only.
Emergency code blue phones are installed in the parking lots of the Saint Paul campus including Seventh Street parking lot north of St. John's Hall, Library's main east parking lot, and multiple locations in the parking ramp and the south parking lot of the ramp.
Metropolitan State University Safety Officers
Dennis Fredrick (M-Thur)
Guled Osman (Sat)
Sheba Garrett (M-F)
Shahid Nazir (Weekends)
Main Campus Patrol
Kim Brown (crossed trained at ETC) (M-F)
Darius Mackey (M-Thurs – Sat)
Whitney Moore (M-F)
Kee Yang (Sun-Thurs)
Mohamed H. Ali (Weekends)
Ger Xiong (crossed trained at Student Center and Parking Ramp) (M-F)
Charles Carpenter (M-F)
Mohamed A. Ali (weekends)
Eric Moore (crossed trained all posts)
Clyde Arnold (Library)
Michael Her (crossed trained all posts)
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