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 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations27139
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.004
Liquor Law Violations632
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations511
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.001
Liquor Law Violations030
Arrests - Off-Campus 2014 2015 2016 
Drug Law Violations050
Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
Liquor Law Violations010

Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2014 2015 2016 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape131724
Statutory Rape002
Robbery4103
Burglary336937
Motor Vehicle Theft204
Arson101
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2014 2015 2016 
Murder000
Negligent Manslaughter000
Rape111618
Statutory Rape000
Robbery010
Burglary176012
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson000