Incident Reporting

Any unusual events, or instances of witnessed or suspected criminal or suspicious activity should be reported immediately to security. A Security Officer will take a report, usually in person. When necessary or appropriate, an investigator will follow up by interviewing witnesses and/or conduct a comprehensive search. The Security Department will interact with local law enforcement, or the District Attorney's office for certain criminal matters that are reported.

What incidents should be reported?

  • Conduct, behavior, or language that is in any way potentially threatening, dangerous or harmful to patients, visitors, or staff
  • A suspicious person, action or event
  • Unauthorized personnel/activities
  • Suspicious packages
  • Presence or use of any illegal substances
  • Missing equipment or property
  • Found property

To report an incident, contact Security at the numbers listed below.

NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

212-932-4400 Security Department

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

212-305-2222 Security Department

NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital

212-312-5110 – external calls Security Department

ext. 3333 – internal calls Security Department

NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

212-342-2222 Security Department

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

212-746-0911 Security Department

NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Behavioral Health Center

914-682-9100 , ext. 2424 Security Department