Event Security

Planning a Safe Event

Special events may require police and/or security officers. Staffing guidelines will be determined by the Division of Public Safety.

Please note:

  • Security requests must be submitted at least seven (7) business days before the event.
  • If you don't receive confirmation within 48 hours of your request (not including weekends), contact publicsafety@case.edu.
  • You must provide a speed type for billing upon service request.
  • Officer duties and special concerns should be discussed with Public Safety prior to the event.
  • An on-site contact person must be available.

Guidelines for General Events

CWRU PD recognizes that a sporting, special events, and other times officers may be required to provide crowd control and security. Please note that you may request a specific number of officers needed for you event, but the CWRU Police Department will be responsible for assessing the proper number of officers needed based on factors such as crowd size, type of event, location, alcohol, prior history, money exchange, etc.

Event Billing Information

The fee (set July 1, 2023) is $45/hour per security officer and $55/hour per police officer. Starting July 1, 2024, the fee is $47/hour per security officer and $62/hour per police officer.

A minimum of three hours is required per officer. Event cancellation requires 24 hours notice, or else a three-hour minimum fee will be charged per officer scheduled. An additional fee of $25 per hour will be added if a police vehicle is required.

Submit Event Security Request Form