The Detroit Public Schools Community District Police Department's (DPSCD-PD) Safety and Security Operations Section is responsible for oversight of the following division within the school district:
Public Safety Administrator and Specialists
The Public Safety Officers are led by Public Safety Administrator, Nate Coleman. He is assisted by two Public Safety specialists , Latoi Cook and Monica Moore. Together, they ensure that schools and events are properly staffed with Public Safety Officers and each Officer is properly equipped and trained.
School-Level Public Safety Officers
School-Level Public Safety Officers (PSO) are unarmed civilian employees of the DPSCD Police Department assigned to various schools and other DPSCD sites. PSO's receive ongoing training that enables them to build a rapport with students and parents, and to provide a safe and secure educational environment for both students and staff.