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Campus Security

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JH Public Safety is responsible for the oversight of security operations and investigations on the campuses of Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Medicine. Our force, which consists of security professionals and off-duty Baltimore City Police Officers, operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The mission of JH Public Safety is to serve the University and Hospital communities by providing and maintaining a safe and secure environment through proactive security and law enforcement practices.

We help our patients, students, faculty, staff and visitors experience a safe, caring and welcoming environment in furtherance of the greater Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Medicine missions.

Services include:

  • 24/7 on-campus presence
  • Officers posted at key areas inside and outside buildings
  • Continuous patrol of the entire campus
  • Escort services
  • State-of-the-art Communications Center, which monitors a Closed Circuit Television Network, card access, duress alarms, and intrusion alarms at the East Baltimore campus, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Howard County General Hospital.

How can we help you?

View campus crime statistics
Request an escort
Contact a security office
Call the security tip line
Register for the Emergency Alert Text Messaging System

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