Safety & Security

DCC Office of Safety and Security

We strive to make our campus as secure as possible for all students, faculty, staff and visitors. The Safety and Security Office handles parking violations, electronic surveillance, emergency transport, and assistance with car trouble, among other responsibilities. Please report concerns or incidents to the Safety and Security Office at (845) 431-8070.

In case of emergency, call extension 4911 from any internal campus phone.


Emergency Phones

Security is available on campus 24 hours a day, and emergency phones are located by the elevators in all buildings and some stairwells.

There also are emergency phones located in or near all parking lots on campus. These phones are marked with blue lights and connect directly to the Security Office.

Escort Service

We will provide escort services to your car. Call extension 8070 if you require an escort to the parking lots.

Campus Patrols

Our staff patrols the campus 24 hours a day.


Please assume responsibility for your personal safety and the security of your personal belongings with these simple, common-sense precautions:

  • Use the Escort Service
  • Keep vehicles locked at all times
  • Report any suspicious individuals whom you feel do not belong on campus
  • Do not leave belongings unattended.

Other Important Information