Campus Emergency: (212) 938-5555

The mission of the New York State University Police at SUNY College of Optometry is to provide a safe and welcoming environment to students, staff, faculty, and visitors, and to support all members of the college community in their educational or professional pursuit at the college.

The University Police Department consists of the Chief and Assistant Chief of Police as administrators, sworn law enforcement officers (2 Lieutenants, 4 Police Officers, 3 Communications Specialists, and 7 Security Services Assistants).

University Police Officers have full law enforcement powers on campus. Officers have the authority to enforce all applicable laws and regulations and may arrest violators within their jurisdiction. The jurisdiction of our police officers is the college campus, including the sidewalks and the portion of the public highways that abuts the perimeter of the building.


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Services provided by the University Police Department include:

  • Emergency Response: respond to emergencies on campus and coordinate the response as first responders and with local emergency responders.
  • Criminal Investigation: respond to crimes on campus, conduct preliminary investigations and coordinate with local police agency for full investigation.
  • Crime Prevention: conduct crime prevention trainings and talks.
  • Issuance of Crime Alerts
  • Service Requests Response: escorts, lockouts, patrols, etc.
  • Access Control Procedures Enforcement: ID checks, intruder deterrence, etc.
  • Locks and Keys Control: issue building keys and maintain lock and key inventory.
  • Lost and Found: UPD operates a lost and found service and maintains a repository of items at the 42nd Street UPD desk.
  • Safety Training: distribution of brochures and educational materials.

Dapo Adurogbola
Assistant Vice President for Facilities & Operations/Chief of Police

Timothy Ludden
Assistant Chief of Police

Uniformed Supervisors

Johnny Guillaume
Lieutenant (Day Shift)

David Mobley
Lieutenant (Evening Shift)

Police Officers 

Michael Gaddist
Rosemarie Agostinelli
Jason Boyce
Ryan Luu

Communications and Security Specialists

Darryl Johnson (Day)
Concepcion Lopez (Flex)
Renee Grace-Williams (Flex)

Security Services Assistants (Day Shift)

Marc Tertel
Olukayode Ogunfowora

Security Services Assistants (Evening Shift)

Lorraine Speights
Akinyemi Rinnaye