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Public Safety Advisory Committee

Public Safety Advisory Committee

Public Safety Advisory Committee

Mission

The Public Safety Advisory Committee proactively seeks the advice and counsel from a diverse group of community members regarding issues that impact the safety and quality of life of students, faculty, staff, and visitors of the UCI campus and Medical Center. 

Purpose

A link between the campus community and the UCI Police Department, the Public Safety Advisory Committee provides a forum to discuss and make recommendations on public policies, community outreach and may participate on hiring panels for key UCI Police Department personnel.  The advisory committee will produce an annual report which summarizes its activities and includes key data of interest to the campus community, including the number and types of complaints the UCI Police Department receives.

Membership

The Public Safety Advisory Committee members represent the diversity of campus stakeholders, including students, faculty and staff of UCI.  Members are appointed by the Vice Chancellor of Administrative and Business Services from nominations provided by representative groups.  The Chair is elected by members of the committee, and the Vice Chancellor’s Office staffs the committee. 

The Public Safety Advisory Committee is comprised of members who represent the following areas of UCI:

  • Undergraduate student (nominated by Associated Students UCI)
  • Graduate student (nominated by UCI Associated Graduate Students)
  • Two faculty members (nominated by Academic Senate)
  • Two staff members (nominated by Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Staff)
  • University Hills resident (nominated by University Hills Homeowner Representative Board)
  • UCI Medical Center staff member
  • UCI Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity staff member
  • UCI Police Department representative (ex officio member)
  • Retired Police Officer
  • UCI LGBT Resource Center staff member
  • UCI Center for Black Cultures, Resources, and Research staff member
  • UCI Dreamers Resource Center staff member
  • UCI Disability Resources Center staff member

Meeting Frequency

Public Safety Advisory Committee meetings are held quarterly.