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Safety and Security

The mission of the Public Safety Department is to unite the Salem community and the department into a proactive problem-solving team. Unified in this partnership, the department accomplishes its goals of enhancing the quality of life and preventing crime.

The Public Safety Department serves Salem Academy and College by providing a safe educational and work environment. The department strives to achieve this goal through proactive patrol, investigation of incidents, victim assistance, and educational programs. The current staff brings more than 140 years of public safety experience to Salem. Officers provide campus coverage twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, and 365 days a year. 

Emergency Information

Public Safety Department
On Campus: 5555
Off Campus: (336) 917-5555

Health Center
On Campus: 2713
Off Campus: (336) 721-2713

Winston-Salem Police Department
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: (336) 773-7700

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500 East Salem Ave | Winston-Salem, NC | 1-877-40SALEM