The Drake University Public Safety Division is responsible for the non-law enforcement efforts to ensure the Safety and Security of the members of the Drake Community. Enforcement efforts include all aspects of campus safety, including parking enforcement.
The mission of the Department is to focus on excellence, provide leadership through innovation and creativity in a dynamic, diverse and professional intercollegiate organization. We will work with the University Community to raise the level of preparedness to meet the needs of today’s University while looking forward to the University of Tomorrow. The Department strives to maintain a productive relationship with the larger university community and the City of Des Moines Police Department to help provide a safe and secure environment for learning and development.