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Public Safety

The safety and well-being of our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and visitors is our top priority. We are committed to providing the highest level of professional police and public safety services to foster a safe learning and working environment for all. Our philosophy of community policing enables us to understand the importance of cooperation, education, and police-citizen partnerships. Our commitment allows us to be part of the fabric of Western New England University and assists us in cultivating true partnerships with the community we serve.

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  • History

    History of the department

    The history of the department dates back to the 1970's. As the community evolved, so have we. Take a look to see how Western New England University started out with security watchmen and how we transitioned to a modern police department.

    More WNE Police History
  • Honor Guard

    WNE Police Honor Guard

    The WNE University Police Ceremonial Honor Guard was formed in 2009 to represent the University at a variety of events, both on and away from campus. The unit has participated in a variety of events from parades, funeral services for law enforcement and military personnel, and posting the colors in honor of the nation at the Boston Red Sox.