SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Police and Public Safety
The Investigations Unit
The Investigations Unit Office is located in the State Garage, 135 E. 34 Street, telephone 270-3067 or 270-4373. The Investigators conduct follow up investigations for all criminal incidents that occur on campus, and for other investigations as directed. They review and analyze all incident reports for trends and make recommendations for crime reduction strategies. Statistics are prepared for the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services, for various Downstate Medical Center committees and the Chief, University Police. They conduct background investigations for all personnel seeking employment with the department and maintain liaison with the local police agencies. They also perform security surveys and conduct crime prevention programs upon request. Literature and video tapes for personal safety, the security of property, and locking devices are available from this office.