Update from College Security Services

CPCC has a new, three-year contract with Allied Universal Police Services, which will security officer in blue uniformprovide police coverage at all suburban campuses seven days a week. 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) and Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) will provide security services at Central Campus Monday through Thursday (from 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.). You will likely see more CMPD and MCSO vehicles on Central Campus as the officers are out on patrol. Allied Universal police officers will provide additional coverage for Central Campus on the days when CMPD/MCSO officers are on duty, if needed, and will provide primary service during the overnight hours, Fridays, weekends and holidays. 

The college has also started hiring its own in-house Security Officers. Currently, there are five uniformed Security Officers (see above photo for example of uniform) and they will primarily serve at the Central Campus. 

For questions regarding the new security changes, contact Executive Director of College Security Services & Emergency Management Charles Wright at 704.330.6279.

Most importantly, CPCC relies on its students and employees to be the eyes and ears of the college, so if you see something, say something. If you have a concern of an immediate threat, please call CPCC College Security Services at 704.330.6911.

If you know of behavior that is concerning or disruptive to the college community, please use the online form at this site to report a concern for referral to the Care Team, which is a cross-unit group whose members consist of college staff from Student Services, College Security Services, Counseling, Human Resources and the Learning Unit.

Here are multiple ways to contact College Security if you have additional concerns:

Contact College Security Services:

·         Emergency, 704.330.6911

·         Non-Emergency, 704.330.6632

·         Text-2-Tip, 67283, Start your message with “CPCCTIP”

·         Recorded Message Line, 704.330.6888

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