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Office of Public Safety & Emergency Management

Communications Center
Building 39, Room C04 | phone 202.274.5050 (Emergencies)  | fax 202.274.7486

Office Hours
Open 24 Hours


Sign up for UDC Alert - Emergency Mass Communication

All members of the UDC Community are urged to sign-up immediately for this free public service. Receive immediate text notification to email, cell phone and other electronic devices for Emergency School Closings and Crime Alerts. Sign up here

Campus Police - Biographies

Officer James Downs

Officer James Downs has been an Officer at UDC for 33 years and currently is assigned to the Backus Campus. Prior to UDC, he proudly served his nation  in the US Marines. Officer Downs is an avid photographer and has photos displayed in different locations at UDC. The Community College Management Team appreciate the high level of service he provides the Backus Campus.