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Contact Us

POLICE – FIRE – EMS

  • DIAL 973-655-5222 or Ext. 5222 from on-campus extensions
  • CONFIDENTIAL TIPS LINE: Ext. 8477 from on-campus extensions
  • CONFIDENTIAL TEXT LINE: Text “E-TIPS” then a space and your message to 67283 from your cellular phone.
  • Department Fax: 973-655-5128

Non-emergency email and safety concerns, please email msupolice@montclair.edu

Administration

Chief Paul Cell
973-655-5122
Deputy Chief Boyd Lyons
973-655-4192
lyonsb@mail.montclair.edu
Captain Kieran Barrett
973-655-7440
barrettk@mail.montclair.edu
Lieutenant Paul Giardino
Investigations
973-655-5466
giardinop@mail.montclair.edu 
Lieutenant Carlos Ortiz
Patrol and Traffic
973-655-7205
ortizco@mail.montclair.edu
Lieutenant Janine Jakubas
Billing and Personnel
973-655-3432
jakubasj@mail.montclair.edu
Detective Bureau
973-655-2211
Sexual Assault Response Team
973-655-5222 (24 hours) or 973-655-4361
Records Bureau
973-655-7783

The Montclair State University Police Department does not accept applications for police employment. For questions related to department employment contact Montclair State University Division of Human Resources.

Important Numbers

Certified Emergency Response Team (CERT)
973-655-7932
Counseling and Psychological Services
973-655-5211
University Health Center
973-655-4361
Weather Hotline
973-655-7810
(for emergency and weather closing information)

Emergency call boxes are located throughout the campus and are easily recognized by the BLUE LIGHT above the phone. These emergency phones connect you directly to the University Police Department.


Compliments or Complaints

If you have any concerns over the actions of any member of the Montclair State University Police Department, we welcome your correspondence. Members of the community may email us at msupolice@montclair.edu. This email is monitored solely by a command staff officer with the authority to address internal affairs issues and to ensure officers receive notices of commendation as well. Alternately if you would like to make an anonymous compliment or complaint, you are encouraged to contact us through our main line of 973-655-5222 or our confidential TIPS line of 8477 from any extension on campus. Community members should feel confident that their concern will be taken seriously, will be investigated and will be resolved.