The Department of Public Safety is the security and police force of Princeton. Working 24/7, every day of the year, the department has over 100 members that include security officers, police officers, the Detective Bureau, Office of the Fire Marshal, and more.

The DPS regularly holds safety presentations for both preventative and informative measures. Some of the presentations focus on crime prevention, statistics, fire safety, safe procedures, student safety, and more. The department also offers a Lost and Found Service and car jump-starts.

Visit the DPS at 200 Elm Drive on Princeton University.

Campus Safety & Crime Information

Arrests - On-Campus 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations8923
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations010
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations6816
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations000
Arrests - Off-Campus 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations910
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.001
Liquor Law Violations000

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2014 2015 2016 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape4612
Statutory Rape000
Robbery005
Burglary322433
Motor Vehicle Theft1419
Arson110
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2014 2015 2016 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape2310
Statutory Rape000
Robbery000
Burglary121010
Motor Vehicle Theft010
Arson110