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  •  Portland Public Schools' BESC Building (including Security Services)

    will be closed the following days;

    November 12, 22, 23, December 21, 24, 25, and January 1.

    Security Services will also be unavailable December 13th for fingerprinting and recieving any paperwork. 

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  • Pleased be advised there is a revised copy of the PPS Criminal History Verification Form with a revision date of 06/22/18.  Please discontinue use of the old forms with a revision date of 11/26/2014.

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  • All staff access card requests are now handled through the IT Service Desk.  Please log into IT Self-Service at support.pps.net using your PPS login or email itservicedesk@pps.net to submit the following requests.
    • Replacing a lost or stolen access card.
    • Turning off a lost access card.
    • Adding or deleting access to school(s) or site(s).
    • Requesting an access card
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    Security Services

    The Security Services Department supports classroom teaching and learning by screening those individuals who will have access to our students and staff.  Security Services also has Campus Security Agents who provide security at our high schools. Security Services is dedicated in providing excellent services through partnerships with the Portland Police Bureau and other community organizations and to provide a safe and secure learning environment for our students, staff, and community.  We are committed to delivering equitable service to our schools in an effective, responsive, and professional way.

    Location, Contact, & Hours of Operation 


    501 N. Dixon Street, Suite 150, Portland, OR 97227

    Blanchard Education Service Center (BESC)

    Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3107, Portland, Oregon 97208-3107

    Office Phone: 503-916-3000 | FAX: 503-916-3016

    Group Email: securityservices@pps.net

    General Office Hours (Summer)
    Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 4:30PM (limited availability 12:00PM - 1:00PM)
     
    Fingerprinting Hours
    Security Services is open for Fingerprinting and Background Check paper work processing during the following hours:
     
     Monday:
    9:00AM - 12:00PM
       1:30PM - 3:30PM
     Tuesday:  9:00AM - 12:00PM
     Wednesday:  9:00AM - 12:00PM
       1:30PM - 3:30PM 
     Thursday:
    9:00AM - 12:00PM
     Friday:
    CLOSED

    Please note, Friday is a CLOSED day we will not process any drop in requests, however, we may be available by appointment only.


    * See additional phone numbers at Other Phone Numbers *

Contacts

Emergency
911
Police, Non-Emergency
(503) 823-3333
Security Services Main Line
(503) 916-3000
Molly Emmons
Interim Security Director
(503) 916-3238
John Payne
Security Operations Manager
(503) 916-3178
Fred Kuest
Security Operations Manager
(503) 916-3022
Jamila Lathan Cuffie
Lead Security Technician
(503) 916-3017
Jenny Churchill
Security Technician
(503) 916-3561