Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police Barbara O'Connor
Welcome to the University of Connecticut Division of Public Safety Web site.
Founded in 1881, as the State of Connecticut's flagship University, the University of Connecticut is a top ranked public university with a
diverse community of 30,000 students and 9,500 members of our faculty and staff. The women and men at the Division of Public Safety are
charged with ensuring the safety of our community and we take our responsibility seriously.
The information provided to you within our web pages is part of our continuous education and safety efforts. We are committed to the
principles of community policing and recognize that working collaboratively with our community is the most effective way to solving
problems and enhancing the quality of life for the people we serve.
I hope that you find our web pages to be useful but please don't hesitate to contact me or any member of our Division if you need additional
Barbara R. O'Connor, J.D.
Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police