Panola College is committed to providing a safe atmosphere for every person who sets foot on campus. Panola College has a total of 360 cameras covering the campus grounds. An officer on duty can be reached at any time by calling (903) 693-1111.

Full-time officers:

Chief Bryan Rickert - Master License for 29 years

Officer Shelia Ritter - Master License; 21 years 8 months experience

Officer Mark Mutina - Basic License; 1 year 3 months experience

Part-time Officer:

Officer Shane Federick - Advance License; 20 years experience 


The Police Department is housed in the Maintenance Building next to student housing on the main campus.