Public Safety Department
All announcements or updates regarding College Operations can be found on the Emergency Preparedness webpage as well as the Babson INFO line 781-239-4636.
About Public Safety
Announcement March 5, 2017
E. Pollard is pleased to announce that a team of assessors from the
Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission is scheduled to arrive on Babson
campus, April 10th-12th, to begin examining various aspects of the
Babson College Public Safety Department’s policies and procedures, operations
2014, the Babson College Public Safety Department achieved the award of
Accreditation and this current verification by the assessment team demonstrates
that the Department meets the Commission’s standards as part of a voluntary
process to continue with the status of state Accreditation - a self-initiated
evaluation process by which police departments strive to meet and maintain
standards that have been established for the profession, by the
As you can see,
the team is comprised of three local law enforcement officials, all of whom
have been specially trained by the Commission to conduct the assessment.
Chief Christopher Santiago Wheaton College Police
Lt. Jeffrey Postell
Boston College Police
Sgt. Jason Hanscom
Massachusetts Police Accreditation Program consists of 257 mandatory standards
as well as 125 optional standards. In order to achieve accreditation
status, the Department must meet all applicable mandatory standards as well as
55% of the optional standards.
Accreditation is a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional
excellence. Anyone interested in learning more about this program is
invited to call Chief James E. Pollard or Lt. Erin S. Carcia, the Department’s
The Babson College Public Safety Department provides law enforcement, security, crime prevention, emergency medical, fire safety, one card and parking related service to enhance quality of life, safety and security of the campus. The department is located on Sullivan Way and operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The office is staffed by approximately 30 full-time and part-time personnel, 22 of which are sworn Babson College Police Officers. Public Safety is broken down into the following areas of responsibilities:
- Police Operations
- Communications Center
- Administrative Support
- Parking and One Card Operations
- Emergency Preparedness and Emergency Notification System
TTY for Hearing Impaired
The Babson College Public Safety Department does not have TTY (text, telephone) capabilities. If you need to contact us and you are deaf, hard of hearing, late deafened, or speech disabled you may access MassRelay 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year where a Relay Operator (OPR) will complete your call, dialing the party you wish to contact. The OPR will then stay on the line to relay messages electronically via a TTY or verbally to people who can hear. All relay calls are confidential.
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