Citizens' Commendations or Complaint
The Hostos Community College Public Safety Department welcomes recognition of
Public Safety Peace Officers and Security Officers who have provided an
exceptional level of service or who have carried out a commendable act. Officers are frequently asked to remain neutral and helpful in
emotional, excited and/or tense situations. If you have had a positive
interaction with a Hostos Public Safety Peace and/or Security Officer(s), please
submit the information to us. We do not encourage anonymous submissions.
It is essential to the Public Safety Department that our community have
confidence in us. In order to maintain integrity and efficiency, allegations of
misconduct and/or inadequate service will be investigated thoroughly and
expeditiously. The resolution of citizens' allegations and concerns in a fair
and impartial manner will ensure that Service, Integrity and Pride remain the
cornerstone of our Department. If you have experienced misconduct or inadequate
service from a Public Safety Peace Officer(s) and/or Security Officer(s), please
submit the information to us. Anonymous complaints will only be used to detect
patterns of unaccepted behavior.
Other Methods of
Members of the College community who make service-related complaints
concerning members of the Public Safety Service are encouraged to make
such complaints to the Director of Public Safety or to any college
official at the campus where the incident took place.
If the complainant feels
that he/she would rather not contact the college, he/she may make the
complaint directly to the Office of the University of Public Safety at
(212) 541-0408. A member of the University Director's Public Safety
staff will then be assigned to investigate the complaint and recommend
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