Reporting Child and Youth Abuse Crimes
The Child Protective Services Law, 23 Pa. C.S. §6311 and Shippensburg University policy designate all Shippensburg University employees as mandated reporters. This includes individuals who fall within one or more of the following classifications: all administrators, faculty, academic staff, adjunct faculty, clinical faculty, support staff (including regular, temporary, and on-call), student employees, coaches, contractors, volunteers, graduate assistants, and leased employees. Independent contractors and volunteers are also deemed mandated reporters under this policy. Mandatory reporters are required to report suspected child abuse to the Department of Human Services (DHS), to the Vice President for Student Affairs, and to the Shippensburg University Police consistent with the mandated reporting section of this policy.
Contact the Shippensburg University Police Department
Michael Lee, Chief
Reed Operations Center