The Mission of the Communications Unit is to provide expedient and courteous service in a professional and proficient manner to students, Faculty & Staff, visitors, police officers, supervisors, departmental employees, and other Law Enforcement and Security Personnel.
The Communications Unit is responsible for receiving and relaying all related data of calls for service for Emergency and Non-Emergency incidents which occur within the jurisdiction of the Georgia State University Police and agencies that have joint jurisdiction on the surrounding streets.
The Communications Unit maintains communication over emergency and administrative telephone lines, call boxes, direct lines to other agencies and 800 mhz Radio system. With a staff of ten (10) communications officers and one (1) communication supervisor, our Communications Unit is fully equipped with the State of the Art technology and design: 2 Position Motorola Gold Series Console, capable of monitoring multiple talk groups simultaneously. Advanced Motorola telephone system with expansion module, Magnetic Optical Disk Digital Recording System, TDD for the hearing impaired, Computer Aided Dispatch system, and Criminal Justice Information System network to access GCIC/NCIC files.