Parking is FREE for students enrolled in Summer Session.
There will be no citations issued from June 7-August 22, 2021. *
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the local District Safety & Security office by calling (714) 564-6330.
* - Parking tickets will be enforced for violations with improper parking in handicap stalls, fire lanes, etc.
The mission of the District Safety Department of the Rancho Santiago Community College District is to serve and protect the people and property at all district locations to ensure a safe and secure educational environment that encourages personal and intellectual growth.
To accomplish this mission, our primary activity is to perform visible and continuous patrols of district properties so that we are available to our students, staff and guests, to perform safety and security services and to deter crime. Each officer is expected to carry out the duties of his/her assignment with courtesy, consideration, empathy, self-control, impartiality, and honesty. The department will work cooperatively with all others in the district to establish mutual trust and respect.
- We place the highest value on preserving human life.
We believe that by practicing positive community relations and customer service, we will best achieve a feeling of security in our community.
We believe that dishonesty, distrust, and rudeness do not belong in our department.
We respect the dignity, worth, and diversity of all persons.
We believe the strength of our department is our employees.
We hold an individual’s right to constitutional protection sacred.
We encourage open and constructive dialogue between all employees at all levels of our organization.
We believe that to inspire confidence and trust in our department, we must work together in a spirit of harmony and cooperation.
The District Safety and Security Department at SCC is located in S-100. The telephone number is (714) 628 4730 (or 333 from a campus phone). Anyone needing assistance may call the office phone or by using one of the yellow emergency call-boxes that are located throughout the campus.
If you have a concern or a question, please feel free to contact Lieutenant Pacheco by phone at (714) 628 4989 or by email.