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Total Crime Stats 177
Arrests 3
Disciplinary Actions 83
Criminal Offenses 61
Campus Fire 7

MIT Campus Safety and Security

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, total 177 criminal actions are reported last year : 3 arrests, 3 disciplinary actions, 61 criminal offenses, 2 hate crimes, 7 residence hall fires. By location, 118 crimes were on campus including residence halls, 44 were off campus, 17 were on public properties, 85 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 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Last year, total 177 criminal/disciplinary actions have been reported at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. By location, 118 criminal actions have happened on-campus facilities and 44 caused off-campus.

Criminal Actions Statistics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Total177118 (85)4417
Arrests31 (0)02
Disciplinary Actions8357 (44)260
Hate Crime21 (1)01
Residence Hall Fires77--
[Chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Criminal Action Types and Location

Arrests Statistics

Total 3 arrests are reported at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Next table and chart describe the arrests count including weapons, drug law violation, and liquor law violation by location at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2017 Arrests Statistics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons2 1 (0)01
Drug Law Violation1 0 (0)01
Liquor Law Violation0 0 (0)00
Total3 1 (0)02
[Chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Arrests Statistics

Disciplinary Actions Statistics

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology 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 Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2017 Disciplinary Actions Statistics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons1 0 (0)10
Drug Law Violation5 5 (5)00
Liquor Law Violation77 52 (39)250
Total83 57 (44)260
[Chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Disciplinary Actions Statistics

Criminal Offenses Statistics

Next table and chart describe the criminal offenses statistics by crime type and location at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2017 Criminal Offenses Statistics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Rape13 8 (7)50
Fondling7 7 (6)00
Robbery3 0 (0)03
Aggravated Assault6 3 (2)03
Burglary25 16 (8)90
Motor Vehicle Theft6 2 (0)22
Arson1 1 (1)00
Total61 37 (24) 16 8
[Chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology 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 Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2017 Hate Crime Statistics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism 21 (1)01
Bias Religion 11 (1)00
Total2 1 (1) 0 1
[Chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Hate Crimes Statistics

Residence Hall Fires

7 fires are occurred on residence hall at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Next table lists occurrences of fires with facility name, cause, injured or death, and damages..

2017 Residence Hall Fire Statistics At Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Facility NameCauseInjured / DeathDamage
MacGregor House W61[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$0-$99
East Campus 62 &64[Unintentional] Smoking materials 0/0$0-$99
[Intentional] Paper was intentionally ignited and immediately extinguished. No 0/0$0-$99
Random Hall NW61[Unintentional] Smoking materials 0/0$100,000-$249,999
Tang Hall W84[Unintentional] Cooking 0/0$0-$99