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Policy 5.8: Security and Emergencies
Original Date of Issue: 2/18/70
The Board of Trustees recognizes that circumstances may occur at Delaware County Community College, which may necessitate the closing of the College and require the assistance of federal, state, and local authorities and/or community agencies. The Board authorizes the President of the College to develop regulations and procedures designed to meet these emergencies with special attention to those involving danger to persons, property, or those which might cause interference with the continuing effectiveness of the education program.
The College will comply with federal, state, and local laws including those which regulate the possession, use, and sale of alcoholic beverages, illegal drugs, and weapons. The College will also comply with any and all reporting requirements as so mandated by federal, state, and local authorities.
While on duty the College’s security personnel are prohibited from carry firearms.