Security & Safety

campus police


The NSCC Campus Police Department makes every effort to provide a safe and secure environment that allows all members of the campus community an opportunity to achieve their educational goals. Personnel of the department are on duty during all hours that the campus is open.

The NSCC Campus Police Office offers a variety of services to students, staff and guests while on campus. Services include: escorts to and from their vehicles, vehicle jump-starts, unlocks and stop-bys.

NSCC campus police are present at all times when the College is open for business.

Background Check and Fingerprinting Information

Available Monday - 8 am - 6 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday - 8 am - 2:30 pm, Thursday 8 am - 4 pm and Friday 8 am - 4 pm.

No appointment needed. Self Pay background checks must pay for prints in the Business Office. For all contracted web checks or employee checks, we need a slip provided by the business or NSCC.

Background check cost:

  • BCI - $29
  • FBI - $33
  • Combination of both - $62

What to bring for your background check:

  • State Issued ID
  • Social Security Card / Number

All minors must be accompanied by an adult. Visitors must enter through the A-10 entrance.


Campus Police Chief

Located in the Atrium


Campus Security Reports

The campus security report statistics are compiled in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security and Campus Crime Statistics Act. The Clery Act mandates the manner and format in which statistics are collected and published. Reports are available at the links below. You can also request a hard copy by visiting the NSCC Campus Police Office, located in the Atrium, behind the Welcome Center.


Local Sexual Predators

The Northwest State Community College Police, in compliance with the Campus Sex Crime Prevention Act, makes the following information available to the college campus community in order to afford those from the campus community with the opportunity to be aware of the condition of their community environment concerning known sex offenders. Visit the Family Watchdog website.

Sign Up For Rave Alerts

A fast and reliable means of sending urgent information to the campus community.

Active Shooter Reference Guide
Crime Statistics
Daily Crime Log
Jeanne Clery Act
Parking Regulations
Reporting Emergencies