Public Safety

Wright State staff leaders, faculty member honored for excellence by SOCHE

Kurt Holden, Josh Ricker and Amanda Spencer were honored by the Strategic Ohio Council for Higher Education with 2023-2024 Excellence Awards. Continue reading

Wright State to host march honoring military personnel and first responders

Wright State community members are invited to welcome Carry the Load walkers with a clap-in at 8 a.m. on May 16 at the Captain Sean L. English Champion Garden on the Dayton Campus. Continue reading

Wright State honors Department of Public Safety staff and 2023 Officer of the Year

The Wright State University Department of Public Safety honored several police officers, staff members and staff from other areas of the university for their hard work, dedication and support over the past year. Continue reading

Wright State police recognized for completing One Mind Campaign, earn valuable mental health training certification

The Wright State Police Department earned a valuable certification that will help further enable officers to respond appropriately and safely to people with mental illness. Continue reading

A fantastic day

Wright State’s Raider Food Pantry receives its largest donation of the year

Wright State’s Police Department donated almost $2,000 worth of nonperishable goods after completing its No-Shave November fundraiser. Continue reading

Tricks and treats

Wright State University hosted several Halloween-themed events designed to provide opportunities to connect with others and have fun. Continue reading

2023 Outstanding Unit

Department of Public Safety

Part of the series: President’s Awards for Excellence 2023

The Wright State Department of Public Safety is an exemplary organization dedicated to the health and safety of the community. Continue reading

Midnight minder

Police Sgt. Stefan Kempf honored as Officer of the Year because of his efforts to build relationships during the overnight hours

Wright State’s Department of Public Safety recognized the 2022 Officer of the Year and presented the Distinguished Service Award at its annual award ceremony. Continue reading

Eggcellent service

Wright State’s Department of Public Safety hopes an annual egg hunt will make an impact on young lives

Mini U preschool students hunt for Easter eggs provided by Wright State’s Department of Public Safety. Continue reading

Deep-fried conversation

Wright State students and employees were able to chat with police officers and dispatchers while grabbing a delicious treat during Donuts with DPS. Continue reading