The mission of the Georgia Perimeter College (GPC) Department of Public Safety (DPS) is to maintain social order within prescribed ethical and constitutional limits while providing professional services.
The Department of Public Safety Services:
Issuing Parking Decals:
In order to park on campus all students, faculty, staff must obtain parking decal(s) from the Public Safety Office on any campus. Bring your GPC ID card and have the following information available: tag number, year, color, make and model of your vehicle(s).
Courtesy Unlock of Vehicles
Traffic Direction and Control During Events
Physical Control of Facilities (lock and unlock)
Registration of Valuable Items
Women's Self-Defense Program
Crisis Intervention Team
Administer the JAG Alert Program
Respond to Calls for Service
Administration of Campus Emergency Call Boxes
Administration and Monitoring of Campus Surveillance Cameras
Coordination of the Campus Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Conducting Emergency Response Drills
Domestic Violence Project
As a State of Georgia Certified law enforcement agency, the Georgia Perimeter College Department of Public Safety is authorized to provide police services, which includes, but is not limited to:
Responding to Emergency Calls for Assistance
Assisting Surrounding Jurisdictions (upon request)
Completing Incident and Accident Reports
Issuing State and Municipal Citations for Traffic and Criminal Violations
Investigating Complaints of Illegal Activity
Persons wishing to contact Public Safety should contact Dispatch at X5511 from any campus phone or 770-274-5511 from a non-campus phone.