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Total Crime Stats 299
Arrests 0
Disciplinary Actions 209
Criminal Offenses 48
Campus Fire 13

Columbia University Campus Safety and Security

At Columbia University in the City of New York, total 299 criminal actions are reported last year : 0 disciplinary actions, 48 criminal offenses, 3 hate crimes, 13 residence hall fires. By location, 286 crimes were on campus including residence halls, 2 were off campus, 14 were on public properties, 244 were on residence halls (2017).

Campus safety and security data from OPE, U.S. Department of Education

Criminal Action Types and Location

Next table and chart describe the total criminal actions by crime type and location at Columbia University in the City of New York. Last year, total 299 criminal/disciplinary actions have been reported at Columbia University in the City of New York. By location, 286 criminal actions have happened on-campus facilities and 2 caused off-campus.

Criminal Actions Statistics
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Total299286 (244)214
Arrests00 (0)00
Disciplinary Actions209209 (209)00
Hate Crime33 (2)00
Residence Hall Fires1313--
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Criminal Action Types and Location

Arrests Statistics

At Columbia University in the City of New York, no arrests are occurred or reported by the school (security office/department) in 2017.

Disciplinary Actions Statistics

At Columbia University in the City of New York total 0 disciplinary actions are reported in academic year 2017. Next table and chart describe the disciplinary actions count including weapons, drug law violation, and liquor law violation by location at Columbia University in the City of New York.

2017 Disciplinary Actions Statistics
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons0 0 (0)00
Drug Law Violation139 139 (139)00
Liquor Law Violation70 70 (70)00
Total209 209 (209)00
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Disciplinary Actions Statistics

Criminal Offenses Statistics

Next table and chart describe the criminal offenses statistics by crime type and location at Columbia University in the City of New York.

2017 Criminal Offenses Statistics
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Rape12 12 (8)00
Fondling7 6 (1)01
Robbery6 0 (0)06
Aggravated Assault1 1 (0)00
Burglary18 18 (3)00
Motor Vehicle Theft3 0 (0)03
Arson1 1 (1)00
Total48 38 (13) 0 10
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Criminal Offenses Statistics

Hate Crimes Statistics

Hate crime (also known as bias-motivated crime) is a usually violent, prejudice motivated crime that occurs when a perpetrator targets a victim because of his or her perceived membership in a certain social group. Next table and chart describe the hate crime statistics by crime type and location at Columbia University in the City of New York.

2017 Hate Crime Statistics
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Rape 11 (1)00
Bias Sexual Orientation 11 (1)00
Burglary 11 (1)00
Bias Sexual Orientation 11 (1)00
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism 11 (0)00
Bias Religion 11 (0)00
Total3 3 (2) 0 0
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Hate Crimes Statistics

Residence Hall Fires

13 fires are occurred on residence hall at Columbia University in the City of New York. Next table lists occurrences of fires with facility name, cause, injured or death, and damages..

2017 Residence Hall Fire Statistics At Columbia University in the City of New York
Facility NameCauseInjured / DeathDamage
East Campus[Unintentional] Open flames 0/0$1,000-$9,999
John Jay Hall[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$100-$999
Ruggles Hall[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$0-$99
Schapiro Hall[Intentional] Lighting paper towels on fire 0/0$1,000-$9,999
[Unintentional] Electrical 0/0$0-$99
[Unintentional] Heating equipment 0/0$10,000-$24,999
600 W 113th Street[Unintentional] Heating equipment 0/0$0-$99