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 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations9108
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.400
Liquor Law Violations200
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations110
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.100
Liquor Law Violations000
Arrests - Off-Campus 2016 2017 2018 
Drug Law Violations001
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations000

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2016 2017 2018 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape241522
Statutory Rape200
Robbery321
Burglary373628
Motor Vehicle Theft416
Arson110
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2016 2017 2018 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape181019
Statutory Rape000
Robbery011
Burglary122313
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson000
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