Department of Public Safety

Core Values

At the Brown University Department of Public Safety, we proudly conduct ourselves in adherence to our core values.

Service to Our Campus Community

We value the opportunity to provide service in a manner that is fair, courteous, responsive and efficient. An attitude of respect for the protection of the worth, dignity and the rights of all we serve is the foundation of our department.


We value candor, honesty and ethical behavior in the members of our department. We are committed to uphold our positions of trust by maintaining the highest ethical standards as set forth in the law enforcement code of ethics.


We value the need for effective use of our resources and openness in our department's communication with our University Community. We will be responsible for our actions and will ensure that our behavior earns the support and trust of all segments of the public.


We value the spirit of professionalism, having a clear sense of commitment, perspective and direction.  It is developed by creating an empowering environment that encourages teamwork, innovation and constant evaluation of ourselves.


We strive for personal and professional excellence. We have a commitment to improve our University Community and earn their trust, respect and support through active partnership, involvement and service.