The Public Safety Building was built in 1966 and acquired by Western Michigan University in 1991. Also known as 511 Monroe, the building has always been home to the WMU Department of Public Safety (DPS). With the help of the DPS, WMU has been voted the safest campus in Michigan since 1998! The building has two floors and approx. 18,120 sq. ft. Model by G. Adamcyzk.