March 2008

Detective Janine Jakubas, a police officer at Montclair State University, surveys events in University Hall. Keeping students, faculty, and staff safe and secure has always been a challenge for U.S. colleges and universities. To meet this challenge, many schools have established their own police forces. Since the tragic Virginia Tech shootings of April 2007, colleges and universities have implemented additional various technologies and programs to keep students safe. Cover photo courtesy of Mike Peters and Montclair State University.