Creating a Safe Campus

our mission is to make the Mines campus the safest in Colorado

The Mines Police Department is dedicated to maintaining an environment that is safe and allows our educational mission to occur without disruption.

We are committed to enhancing the quality of life of the campus community and primarily responsible for developing services, programs and strategies for maintaining a safe campus.

It’s our mission to make the Mines campus the safest campus in Colorado.

Contact Us

If there is a life-threatening emergency, dial 9-1-1. Police assistance is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Comments or questions? Contact our office: 303-273-3333.

Contact Us

1400 Maple Street, Suite 118
Golden, CO 80401
Fax: 303-384-2214

Administrative Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8am-5pm

After Hours

An on-duty Mines Police Officer can be reached by calling 303-273-3333, option 5, or by calling the City of Golden Police Dispatch at 303-384-8045 or 9-1-1

Chief/Director: Dustin Olson

Commander: Dave Cillessen

Sergeant: Patrick Bahl

Office Manager: Amanda Hupka


Download the Campus Safety Report

Campus Crime Report

Download Report

Blue Emergency Phones

Stay Safe on Campus

Learn More About Safety

Use the right bike lock

Biking on Campus

Ride Smart and Use a U-Lock

Emergency Management

Emergency Management

Visit Emergency Management Site

Environmental Health and Safety

Environmental Health & Safety

Visit EH&S Site

Be smart with alcohol

Drug/Alcohol Policies

Learn More About Policies

How we CARE for Students

The Crisis Assessment, Response and Education (C.A.R.E.) team provides assistance to the campus community to help access and find solutions for managing these distressed or disruptive behaviors.If you have a concern, please submit a CARE report.