Santa Monica College Police Department
"Safety for the College Community"
Welcome to Santa
The Santa Monica College
Police Department (SMC PD) would like to welcome all students, faculty, staff
and guests to the campuses of Santa Monica College. As members of the College Community, we all
share the responsibility of maintaining a safe and healthy educational environment. Your safety and well-being is the primary
concern and responsibility of the men and women of the SMCPD.
The SMCPD is a
California P.O.S.T. Certified Agency with highly trained officers and support personnel
committed to the highest standards of professionalism and service. Our department strives to provide an
atmosphere of safety encouraging the college community to focus on providing
the highest quality of education.
My staff and I are
dedicated to providing the highest level of professional Police services to the
College Community while serving with pride and integrity.
Mark D. Kessler
Interim Chief of
Santa Monica Community College
2015 SMC Police Annual Security Report