UMMC Police and Public Safety is responsible for preserving the public peace, maintaining order, preventing crimes, protecting life and property, and lending aid and assistance to patients, visitors, students, and staff.
Staff enforces all the rules and regulations of the Medical Center, statutes of the State of Mississippi, and the United States of America within the jurisdictional boundaries of the Medical Center according to Section 37-101-15 of the Mississippi Code of 1972, annotated.
All reports of criminal activity will be handled and investigated appropriately and professionally. In addition to crime prevention, the department carries out several programs and services promoting safety and security. They include: