The Department of Public Safety and Police Services is staffed by trained, certified state of Michigan police officers who have full law enforcement authority (including the power of arrest) throughout Houghton County. The department is staffed and operates twenty-four hours per day, seven days per week.

Public Safety at a Glance

More about our on-campus escort program

Weapon Storage
A safe, convenient place to store a weapon

RAD (Rape Prevention Defense)
A self-defense program for women offered on-campus

Bike Registration
Register your bike for quick identification purposes in the event of misplacement or theft

Check out a map of the current parking areas on-campus

Outside Grounds Promotional Material Request
For those seeking to distribute promotional materials or reserve space outside  

Lost and Found
A central campus location for lost and found items, working with smaller lost and found sites on campus

From the Chief

Chief Daniel Bennett

Dan Bennett

Director of Public Safety and Police Services



On behalf of the men and women of the Michigan Tech Department of Public Safety and Police Services, welcome to our website.

Our department is committed enhancing the quality of life for all university employees, students, and guests by providing a safe and secure environment. But we cannot do this alone and rely on your assistance and support in accomplishing our mission.


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