Public Safety

Questions?

  • Public Safety
    202.885.2527
    Fax: 202.885.1867
    dps@american.edu
    Public Safety Building, Room

    This email address is answered Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM. If you need a quick response out side of these hours please call the phone number.

Mailing Address

Laptop Security

Absolute LoJack Laptop Recovery

American University is taking a proactive stance against laptop theft on campus. Students can purchase Absolute LoJack for their device at a significantly discounted price (starting at $13.95 for a one-year subscription). The patented technology can survive a factory reset or hard wipe, allowing the Absolute Investigations team to safely locate and retrieve the device. Absolute LoJack is available for both PC and Mac.