Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) is looking to raise its profile on a national scale. The department will go through an on-site virtual assessment December 2-3 with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc. (CALEA). The assessment process will include interviews with CUPD staff both days as well as community input on Wednesday, […]
Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) has been selected to join the Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement (ABLE) Project, Georgetown University Law Center’s national training and support initiative for U.S. law enforcement agencies committed to building a culture of peer intervention that prevents harm. By demonstrating agency commitment to transformational reform with support from community partners […]
Clemson University faculty and staff are using their expertise, creativity and the generosity of their community to prepare for the phased return to campus after the COVID-19 pandemic moved the University to modified operations. As one of the premier research universities in the nation, Clemson is fortunate to have resources and a tightly knit pool of experts to draw from as well as an army of people ready to jump to the aid of fellow Tigers at a moment’s notice.
Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) is committed to enhancing security, reducing risk and preventing harm. To accomplish these important outcomes, the department has been creating processes that utilize data gathered from a myriad of sources and community engagement and outreach to assist with resource deployment and problem-solving. To assist the department with further refinement of […]
Clemson University faculty and police have received a grant award from the 2019 Justice Mental Health Collaboration Program to design a strategy that improves responses and connection to treatment for people with mental health disorders. The focus of the research project will be Clemson University and surrounding areas, including Anderson, Oconee and Pickens counties.
The Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) would like to remind students, faculty and staff of the following safety precautions as we move through the 2019-20 academic year. If you are approached by anyone who makes you uncomfortable do the following: Maintain a safe distance and be aware of your surroundings. Walk away and immediately contact […]
CLEMSON — In its summer quarterly meeting late Thursday afternoon, the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) welcomed several new officers and announced an internal promotion in a ceremony led by Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police Greg Mullen. “We believe it’s important from the very beginning that an officer’s family understands the […]
CLEMSON — Greg Whitaker has been hired as deputy chief of police at Clemson University, effective Monday, July 8. Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police Greg Mullen announced the hiring of Whitaker, a longtime member of the law enforcement community. “I am very pleased to have Greg join us,” Mullen said. “He […]
The Clemson Family welcomes two new employees, Jada Hardric and Neil Carter. Both Hardric and Carter are excited to join the welcoming faculty and staff and passionate students that make up Clemson’s campus. Jada Hardric is an academic advising and coaching specialist in the Academic Success Center. Hardric was attracted to this position because it […]
On an annual basis, Healthy Campus sends out a notice on the dangers of alcohol and other drugs to Clemson’s student body. Serving as the marketing and informational arm of Student Health Services, the department also focuses part of its communication on the importance of active bystander intervention when a harmful or potentially harmful incident […]
This week, the Clemson Family welcomes Fanny Coutelot, Ph.D, and Kevin Ozment. While the paths they followed to Tigertown are quite different, Coutelot and Ozment share a sense of gratitude and excitement for their new positions at Clemson. Fanny Coutelot is a research associate in the Department of Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences who studies […]
Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Michael Collins, a lieutenant with the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD). — Michael Collins once sat […]
Greg Mullen isn’t shy about setting a high standard of excellence within the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD). The way Clemson’s associate vice president for public safety and chief of police sees it, part of his job is ensuring professional development is at the core of his staff’s continuing education. And that is why he […]
In 2012, Lt. Chris Harrington of the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) was selected from a group of law enforcement officials throughout the state of South Carolina who were charged with developing a training program for dealing with an active shooter. Just over a year later, following the Boston Marathon bombing, Lynn Fisher — emergency […]
CLEMSON — Seven officers were sworn in to the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) by Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police Greg Mullen during a monthly meeting Thursday. “With the addition of this group, we have added 15 members to our department since June 2018,” Mullen said. “We are doing a lot […]