Sexual Respect and Title IX

Security Advisory Committee

SECURITY ADVISORY The Security Advisory Committee is comprised of Faculty, administration and student representatives. This committee meets to discuss security-related issues, make suggestions and recommendations, and acts as an agent through which the community concerns about security can be addressed.

Bicycle Registration

  1. Participate in the bicycle registration program! The program, an offshoot of Operation Identification, has greatly deterred bicycle theft on the Amherst College campus. To participate in the program bring your bicycle to the Campus Police office.

Operation Identification

Operation Identification is a nationwide crime prevention program. The program involves the permanent marking of valuables with a unique number, symbol or combination, recording of identification information, and affixing a decal to the exterior of your residence warning potential thieves that the property is registered with the police. This program not only deters theft by making stolen property more difficult to sell and easier to identify, but also expedites insurance claims in the event of a loss.

Dorm Talks

Officers conduct annual dorm talks in every residential hall at the start of the Fall semester. This is an opportunity to familiarize new students with the Campus Police Department and to share new information and answer questions with the returning students.

RAD

The R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) course is a comprehensive self defense program for women. The R.A.D.

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