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Total Crime Stats 241
Arrests 5
Disciplinary Actions 34
Criminal Offenses 154
Campus Fire 2

Harvard University Campus Safety and Security

At Harvard University, total 241 criminal actions are reported last year : 5 arrests, 5 disciplinary actions, 154 criminal offenses, 7 hate crimes, 2 residence hall fires. By location, 187 crimes were on campus including residence halls, 2 were off campus, 59 were on public properties, 128 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 Harvard University. Last year, total 241 criminal/disciplinary actions have been reported at Harvard University. By location, 187 criminal actions have happened on-campus facilities and 2 caused off-campus.

Criminal Actions Statistics
Harvard University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Total241187 (128)259
Arrests51 (0)04
Disciplinary Actions3433 (33)01
Hate Crime71 (0)15
Residence Hall Fires22--
[Chart] Harvard University Criminal Action Types and Location

Arrests Statistics

Total 5 arrests are reported at Harvard University. Next table and chart describe the arrests count including weapons, drug law violation, and liquor law violation by location at Harvard University.

2017 Arrests Statistics
Harvard University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons0 0 (0)00
Drug Law Violation4 1 (0)03
Liquor Law Violation1 0 (0)01
Total5 1 (0)04
[Chart] Harvard University Arrests Statistics

Disciplinary Actions Statistics

At Harvard University 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 Harvard University.

2017 Disciplinary Actions Statistics
Harvard University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons1 1 (1)00
Drug Law Violation12 12 (12)00
Liquor Law Violation21 20 (20)01
Total34 33 (33)01
[Chart] Harvard University Disciplinary Actions Statistics

Criminal Offenses Statistics

Next table and chart describe the criminal offenses statistics by crime type and location at Harvard University.

2017 Criminal Offenses Statistics
Harvard University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Rape28 27 (24)01
Fondling16 10 (5)06
Robbery10 0 (0)010
Aggravated Assault23 2 (0)021
Burglary70 70 (46)00
Motor Vehicle Theft7 1 (0)06
Total154 110 (75) 0 44
[Chart] Harvard University 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 Harvard University.

2017 Hate Crime Statistics
Harvard University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Aggravated Assault 20 (0)02
Simple Assault 10 (0)01
Intimidation 31 (0)11
Bias Race 21 (0)11
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism 10 (0)01
Total7 1 (0) 1 5
[Chart] Harvard University Hate Crimes Statistics

Residence Hall Fires

2 fires are occurred on residence hall at Harvard University. Next table lists occurrences of fires with facility name, cause, injured or death, and damages..

2017 Residence Hall Fire Statistics At Harvard University
Facility NameCauseInjured / DeathDamage
Cabot House[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$100-$999
3 Sacramento Street[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$0-$99