Mission Statement

The mission and purpose of the Montclair State University Police Department is to protect life and property, provide rapid response to calls of service and support the educational mission of the university.  This is encompassed in our department’s motto:

EDUCATION: Supporting the educational mission of the university by maintaining a safe and orderly environment conducive to positive learning experiences.
SERVICE: Answering all calls for service in a professional and efficient manner.
PROTECTION: Providing effective police services to deter crime and apprehend violators of law.