Joseph Pacheco

Director Safety and Security

Joseph Pacheco
  • Campus: Main
  • Office: CB 202
  • Phone: (906) 217-4300

Joseph Pacheco is the Director of Campus Safety and Security at Bay College. Pacheco has been employed by Bay College as an Instructor in the Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement programs since 2008. In 2016 he became the Security and Safety Director. Pacheco is a 26 year veteran of the Michigan State Police. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice/Law enforcement from Lake Superior State University. Pacheco has been certified in several specialties in his career with the Michigan State Police, and brings those experiences and education to the campus and classrooms of Bay College. Some of the specialties include: Crime Scene Investigator, Drug Interdiction Specialist, Evidence Technician, Special Weapons Tactical team member and Interview and Interrogation. Pacheco provides all Faculty, Staff, Students and Guests on both campuses with Security update training and instruction. Pacheco has added to his certifications by becoming a 2018 certified instructor in A.L.I.C.E. (Alert-Lockdown-Inform-Counter-Evacuate). This is a researched based, proactive, option based program for responding to a violent critical incident. This will provide an in depth security response baseline for all of our Bay College community.