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Penn Public Safety Institute Class VI

Schedule and Curriculum

The Penn Public Safety Institute was developed to introduce the Penn and West Philadelphia communities to all aspects of the University of Pennsylvania's Division of Public Safety. This is an interactive twelve-hour program given in one and one half hour segments on Wednesday afternoons, beginning at noon (brown bag lunch). There will be eight clinics beginning on September 25. We invite Penn students, faculty and staff as well as members of Penn's neighboring communities to join us at Houston Hall and Irvine Auditorium.

Below is listed the curriculum for the Penn Public Safety Institute. The classes will be held on Wednesday afternoons from noon-1:30 p.m.

September 25: Opening Remarks by Commanders/Orientation/Distribution of Materials/Scheduling Ride-Alongs, Golkin Room, Houston Hall, (Vice-President Maureen Rush; Chief of Police Thomas Rambo; Deputy Chief of Operations Michael Fink).

October 2: Accountability and Ethics (Chief Rambo) Golkin Room, Houston Hall.

October 9: Criminal Justice System (Deputy Chief of Investigation William Danks) Fire Arms Training, Golkin Room, Houston Hall, (Tactical Supervisor Joseph Hasara).

October 15, 16, 17: 4040 Chestnut Street, Fire Arms Training System (Tactical Supervisor Hasara) 5:15-7:15 p.m.: Ride-Along/PennComm

October 16: Special Services/PAL/RAD/Community Relations (Director of Special Services, Patricia Brennan; Associate Director Maureen Kelly; Corporal Joseph Fischer; Police Officers Stacey Livingston and Cooper) G16, Irvine.

October 23: Security Services/(Director of Security and Technology Domenic Ceccanecchio; District Manager Sidney Toombs) Golkin Room, Houston Hall. October 30: Fire & Emergency Services (Director Ted Bateman and Safety Specialist John Cook) G7, Irvine, Traffic Safety and Pursuits (Lieutenant Thomas Messner Corporal Hugh McBreen).

November 6: Question & Answer Session/Graduation Ceremony/Refreshment, Golkin Room, Houston Hall.

A PPSI Enrollment Application and Authorization for Criminal Record Check must be obtained from the University Police for those interested in attending the Penn Public Safety Institute. The application can be found on the web at , or can also be obtained at the University Police Headquarters building located at 4040 Chestnut Street.

Please call (215) 898-4481 for additional information.

Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 4, September 17, 2002


September 17, 2002
Volume 49 Number 4

The School of Veterinary Medicine invites the Penn community to celebrate 50 Years of Excellence with an Open House on September 21.
U.S. News & World Report ranks Penn #4 in it's annual Best national Universities survey.
The Penn Humanities Forum dedicates the 2002-2003 lectures, seminars, and exhibitions to the topic of The Book.
New Bioterrorism Legislation affects laboratories and clinical facilities.
Speaking Out about the conservation postcards.
Honors for faculty and staff
The 14th annual Career Conference for graduate students starts on September 17.
The 10th annual Penn Family Day is scheduled for October 5.
Research Roundup: Nurse Shortage; Alternate Tobacco Use; Immune Cells Fight Cancer; Head Start.
The Annual Crime Report from the Division of Public Safety.