Timely Warning Notices

Campus Police Timely Warning

January 27th, 2016

Today, the Palomar College Police Department received a report of a sexual battery (not a rape). The incident occurred on January 27, at approximately 3:45 p.m., in the area of the Student Union on the San Marcos campus.

The suspect is in custody and is not a current student.  Palomar College Police Department is currently investigating the incident.  No other details of the incident are available at this time.

It is important for all students, faculty, and staff to take precautions when on campus.

Please remember to:

  • Avoid isolated or dark areas, including empty classrooms
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Walk with friends or classmates
  • Keep your car doors locked at all times
  • If you feel you are being followed or are not comfortable with your safety, go to a populated area and contact the college police at 760-891-7273, or 760-744-1150, ext. 2289 from a college phone.

Escorts continue to be available through the Palomar College Police Department; call them at 760-891-7273 should you wish an escort.  For further information on safe practices on campus, please see the Palomar College Police Department website at http://www.palomar.edu/police