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MIT Police Organization

History

Organization

Timeline

Official Name | Reporting Office | Head of Department | Office Locations

Official Name
1957 – 1960 Police Platoon, MIT Security Force
1960 – 1979 Campus Patrol
1979 – 2003 Campus Police
2002 – 2005 The Police at MIT
2005 – MIT Police

Reporting Office
1957 – 1960 Division of Sponsored Research
1960 – 1968 or 1969 Office of Personnel Relations
1969 – 1981 Vice President, Operations
1981 – 1991 Senior Vice President
1991 – 1998 Senior Vice President, Operations
1998 – 2006 Executive Vice President
2006 – Executive Vice President and Treasurer

Head of Department
Harvey S. Burstein 1957 – 1960 Security Officer, Division of Sponsored Research
Norman S. Sidney 1960 – 1969
1969 – 1973
Captain
Chief
James Olivieri 1973 – 1987 Chief
Anne P. Glavin 1987 – 2001 Chief
John DiFava 2001 – 2004
2004 – 2007
2007 –
Chief
Director, Security and Campus Police Services
Director, Facilities and Security Operations

Office Locations
1957 – 1960 20C-130 (Security Office, Division of Sponsored Research)
1960 – 1970 20C-128
1970 – 2006 W31-215
2006 – W89