East Tennessee State University DPS
|East Tennessee State University Public Safety|
|Abbreviation||ETSU Public Safety|
|Legal personality||Governmental: Government agency|
|Operations jurisdiction*||City of Johnson City in the state of Tennessee, USA|
|Legal jurisdiction||East Tennessee State University Campus, Tennessee|
|Headquarters||Johnson City, TN 37614|
|Agency executive||Jack R. Cotrel, Director of Public Safety|
|* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.|
The ETSU Public Safety Department is headed by a Director, who is assisted by an Assistant Director and a Lieutenant. There are seventeen Sergeants, Corporals, and Public Safety Officers assigned to the department, along with six dispatchers and an administrative aid.
All ETSU Public Safety Officers are certified firefighters and have first responder training, allowing them to perform a wide variety of tasks in addition to traditional law enforcement functions.