Department Infomation

Director’s Welcome

Steven TemperinoAs Director of Public Safety and Emergency Management at Plymouth State University, I’d like to welcome you to our community.

The University Police Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all University students, guests, and employees by cultivating a safe and secure environment.

University Police works in partnership with other PSU departments and members of the community to nurture an environment that exercises enforcement balanced with an educational and restorative perspective. We strive to foster partnerships by employing an impartial, customer-service attitude which is respectful, courteous, and professional, and focuses on protection and prevention. We believe this can best be accomplished through community-oriented problem solving based on partnerships with students, staff, and faculty.

Thank you for helping us make Plymouth State University a safe community, and a great place to live and work. Please feel free to contact our department with questions on the services we provide.

Steven Temperino
Director of Public Safety / Chief of Police