ACC encourages all members of the campus community to report crime. Under the Clery Act, a crime is "reported" when it is brought to the attention of ACC District Police, a campus security authority (CSA), or local law enforcement personnel by a victim, witness, other third party, or even the offender. A campus security authority has a legal responsibility to contact ACC District Police upon receipt of a report of crime or alleged crime. The campus security authority also has a responsibility to assist the victim/survivor by connecting them with Student Services or Human Resources.
Who is a Campus Security Authority? Campus Security Authority is a Clery-specific term that encompasses the groups below:
Examples of individuals who do not meet the criteria for being campus security authorities:
If you think you are a CSA, fill out this form. We'll verify your status as a CSA and if found to meet the criteria we'll stay in touch with you throughout the year to provide training and collect crime reports. Thanks for helping to develop a comprehensive list.