Part 8 Subpart 8-1 Department of Public Safety

Sec. 8-101. Status of Ferris State University Department of Public Safety.

Pursuant to Act No. 120 of the Public Acts of 1990, Ferris State University Department of Public Safety Officers are granted the same powers and authority as are granted by law to peace and police officers to enforce State law and the ordinances and regulations of the University.

Sec. 8-102. Public Safety Department Oversight Committee.

The Public Safety Department Oversight Committee is authorized to receive and address grievances by persons against Ferris State University Public Safety Officers or the Ferris State University Department of Public Safety and to make recommendations to the Director of Public Safety that disciplinary measures be taken by the Department against a Public Safety Officer who is found responsible for misconduct in office.

Statutory Reference:

MCL 390.1511 et seq. (1990 PA 120)

1990 PA 120 empowers the governing boards of control of public 4-year institutions of higher education to grant certain powers and authority to their public safety officers; requires those public safety officers to meet certain standards; and requires institutions of higher education to make certain crime reports.

Prior Board Action:

November 19, 1999.

Entire Subpart 8-1 included in October 19, 2001 Codification, Phase I.

Entire Subpart 8-1 included in October 22, 2004 Codification, Phase II.