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Public Safety

Emergencies: 718-488-1078

Non-Emergencies: 718-488-1078


The Department of Public Safety is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors on the LIU Brooklyn campus. We provided safety and security services by foot, 24 hours a day 365 days a year. Public Safety Officers on the LIU Brooklyn campus are licensed by the State of New York and are trained, certified and registered pursuant to the New York State Security Guard Act of 1992. The Public Safety Department administers a comprehensive public safety program, including crime prevention programs, fire prevention exercises, personal safety workshops, escort services, an emergency alert system, and a network of sirens and loudspeakers in the event of outdoor emergencies. The Department of Public Safety works closely with the 88th and 84th Precinct Police Departments; In addition, the Department models its security procedures by the guidelines of the United States Department of Homeland Security.

The Department maintains and promotes respect for the individual rights and dignity of all persons and continually attempts to instill public confidence by maintaining a high degree of professionalism, dedication and expertise in the delivery of the service it provides.


In the event of inclement weather, call 718-488-1000

Register your cell phone with the Brooklyn Emergency Alert System on My LIU.

View the Brooklyn Emergency Safety and Procedures Guide to familiarize yourself with campus emergency instructions and safety practices.