Safety & Security

The safety of our students is a top priority. Keycards, campus security cameras, and traffic controllers work together to ensure everyone on campus is safe. Latin's Director of Security is Major Dale Greene, a reserve officer for the Gastonia Police Department. In addition to overseeing all campus security, he leads the school's Crisis Response Team.

Major Greene's experience in law enforcement and safety includes:

  • Degree in Criminal Justice from UNC–Charlotte
  • Patrolman with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
  • Special Operations with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department including:
    • SWAT operator
    • K-9 handler
    • Chemical munitions instructor
    • Civil disobedience specialist
  • Commander, Special Operations Bureau
    • Oversight of SWAT, Canine Unit, Bomb Squad, Civil Emergency Unit, Violent Criminal Apprehension Team, and Aviation Unit.
  • Expertise in school violence and response to active aggression within schools


Dale Greene
Dale Greene,
Director of Campus Security