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 2015 2016 2017 
Drug Law Violations92320
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations100
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2015 2016 2017 
Drug Law Violations81616
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations000
Arrests - Off-Campus 2015 2016 2017 
Drug Law Violations102
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.010
Liquor Law Violations000

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2015 2016 2017 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape61212
Statutory Rape000
Robbery051
Burglary243316
Motor Vehicle Theft905
Arson100
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2015 2016 2017 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape31010
Statutory Rape000
Robbery000
Burglary10107
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson100
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