Centenary's Department of Public Safety works in and with the College community to provide a safe environment for all students, faculty, and staff. DPS employs State Certified Police Officers who are on duty 24 hours a day every day of the year.

Officers patrol all areas of campus and also lead many crime prevention and education programs, including Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.), alcohol and drug education, and Operation I.D., a program designed to deter theft and fraud.

Important 24-hour phone numbers

DPS Duty Officer/Campus escort 318.869.5000
Centenary Emergency Information Hotline 318.629.3635
Dating/Domestic Violence Hotline 318.698.7273
Drug Abuse Help Line 866.643-6144
Sexual Assault Hotline 318.227.7900
Poison Control 800.222.1222
Roadway Emergencies (Highway) - Louisiana State Police *577

Prevention & Education Programs

DPS officers lead community prevention and education programs throughout the year.

Campus Access

The Campus Access Office manages the keys and ID cards issued to members of the Centenary community and handles all requests for physical access to campus.

Security & Fire Reports

The College's annual Security and Fire Report includes statistics for the previous three years.

Contact Info

Department of Public Safety

Centenary Square


2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, LA 71104