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Latest Safety Information
Contact the TMCC Police
  • Non-Emergency: 775-674-7900
  • Emergency: In the event of fire, medical emergency or danger to life, health or the environment, call 9-1-1.
TMCC Emergency Alert System
Silent Witness

Report a Crime or Suspicious Activity (Silent Witness)
No community can be totally risk-free in today's society. However, working together, students, staff, faculty, and visitors can all help to create a safe atmosphere.

TMCC Safety Awareness and Crime Prevention Programs

TMCC Police provide safety awareness training and support services for students, faculty and staff. Safety whistles are available at the TMCC Police Department office free of charge. Please drop by the Red Mountain Building, room 241, to pick up your free whistle.

Annual Security Report

TMCC provides an Annual Security Report. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred at the College and its sites.

The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies regarding sexual assault and other matters. If you would like a printed copy of this report, please contact the TMCC Police Department.

Dandini Campus Escort Service

Provides escort for students on the Dandini Campus.

Emergency Parking Lot Telephones (Dandini Campus)

Contact the 911 emergency dispatch operator directly by using the blue emergency telephones in the parking lots. There are exterior emergency phones housed in blue metal poles located at the following locations throughout the campus grounds (Note: all blue pole phones dial the regional 911 operators direcly, and should be used for emergencies only):

Dandini Campus

  • At the front entrance to the E.L. Cord Child Care Facility
  • On the north side of the Sierra Building near parking lot I
  • On the south side of the Vista Building near parking lot AA and the RTC Access for paratransit door
  • On the north side of the Red Mountain Building near the RTC bus stop
  • On the west side of the Red Mountain Building near the mailroom
  • On the south side of the E.L. Cord Child Care Facility near parking lot BB
  • At the main south side entrance to the Sierra Building
  • On the north side of the Sierra Building in parking lot G

IGT Applied Technology Center (EDSN

  • On the southeast corner of the campus next to the parking lot.

Meadowood Center (MDWS)

  • On the northeast corner of the campus next to the parking lot On the southeast corner of the center next to the parking lot.

High Tech Center at Redfield (HTCR)

  • On the north side of the TMCC Redfield building east side of the parking lot.
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News and Events
Read the latest TMCC news and events online.


TMCC Counseling and Career Services
If you are experiencing a crisis and it is after business hours, please call:

  • 9-1-1 (Emergency)
  • 334-COPS (Non-Emergency)
  • Crisis Call Hotline: 784-8090 or 800-992-5757
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Hope Line Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Facilities Operations and Capital Planning
Broken pipes, hazards or room-related concerns. Staff on-call evenings and weekends.

IT Customer Service

Computing/Networking/Customer Service
TMCC Information Technology computing support and services to students, faculty and staff.

State/Local Resources
Reno Police Department
Non-Emergency Dispatch: 775-334-2121
Washoe County Sheriff's Office
Sparks Police Department
Secret Witness
Nevada Victims of Crime Program
Alert ID
Free public safety service.
Nevada 2-1-1
Free information about critical health and human services in Nevada.
Crisis Call Center
775-784-8090 or 800-992-5757
Crisis situations, including sexual assault.
National Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Reno Weather (National Weather Service)
Emergency Plans
TMCC Emergency Procedures
Active Shooter - How to Respond

For the Media: Contact the TMCC Public Information Office, 775-673-7087 or visit the College news and events online.