Located at 4040 Chestnut St, students are welcome to visit the Division of Public Safety (DPS), including the University of Pennsylvania Police Department (UPPD). DPS has over 178 personnel, including 118 police officers, the largest private department in the state. The Division focuses on the safety and security of the campus and community.

DPS offers fire and emergency services, self-defense courses, counseling, violence prevention, walking escorts, lockout and jump-start assistance, house security, and more.

Campus Safety & Crime Information

Arrests - On-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations212
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.101
Liquor Law Violations1172
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations000
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations961
Arrests - Off-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations000
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations010

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape17910
Statutory Rape000
Robbery665
Burglary12298
Motor Vehicle Theft122
Arson021
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2013 2014 2015 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape994
Statutory Rape000
Robbery000
Burglary5194
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson001