The Police and Security Departments are located on campus at 101 Ashmun St. This police force was actually the first ever on a campus and was founded in 1894. The department has 87 sworn officers as well as a security team.

Students will find a variety of safety services on campus including over 500 blue phones to use in case of an emergency and safety escorts at any time. Yale also has a 24-hour shuttle service. To keep up to date on the campus security, the school publishes a crime log every day.

Campus Safety & Crime Information

Arrests - On-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations382713
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.100
Liquor Law Violations2063
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations651
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations1203
Arrests - Off-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Drug Law Violations005
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations101

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2013 2014 2015 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape121317
Statutory Rape000
Robbery2410
Burglary523369
Motor Vehicle Theft316
Arson010
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2013 2014 2015 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape101116
Statutory Rape000
Robbery001
Burglary411760
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson000