Search Warrant Policy
Provides detailed instructions for employees who are served on campus with search warrants.
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- 1.0 Purpose
- 2.0 Revision History
- 3.0 Units and Persons Affected
- 4.0 Policy
Employees cannot allow any law enforcement agent to conduct a search on college property without a valid search warrant signed by a Judge. Anyone identifying themselves as an agent with a warrant should be asked to show official identification and provide a copy of the warrant. Immediately notify University Police at 564-2022 of the situation. SUNY Plattsburgh and SUNY Counsel have the right to review the warrant and keep a copy of it. If the affidavit in support of the warrant is not attached, the employee being served should ask for a copy.
Destruction of Evidence - No employee is to destroy SUNY Plattsburgh records until the date specified and in accordance with SUNY Plattsburgh's record retention and destruction policy.
- 5.0 Definitions
- 6.0 Responsibilities
- 7.0 Procedures
- 8.0 Forms
- 9.0 Appendix
- 10.0 Distribution and Training
For additional information about this policy, please contact the Policy Owner listed above.