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 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations23209
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations16165
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations000
Arrests - Off-Campus 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations020
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.100
Liquor Law Violations000

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2016 2017 2018 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape121213
Statutory Rape000
Robbery510
Burglary331616
Motor Vehicle Theft9017
Arson001
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2016 2017 2018 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape101011
Statutory Rape000
Robbery000
Burglary1077
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson001
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