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Northwestern Campus Safety

Campus Safety Overview
Total Crime Stats 400
Arrests 8
Disciplinary Actions 320
Criminal Offenses 59
Campus Fire 3

Northwestern Campus Safety and Security

(2019).
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 Northwestern University. Last year, total 400 criminal/disciplinary actions have been reported at Northwestern University. By location, 385 criminal actions have happened on-campus facilities and 8 caused off-campus.
Criminal Actions Statistics
Northwestern University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Total400385 (321)89
Arrests88 (8)00
Disciplinary Actions320315 (287)14
Hate Crime22 (0)00
Residence Hall Fires33--
[Chart] Northwestern University Criminal Action Types and Location

Arrests Statistics

Total 8 arrests are reported at Northwestern University. Next table and chart describe the arrests count including weapons, drug law violation, and liquor law violation by location at Northwestern University.
2019 Arrests Statistics
Northwestern University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons0 0 (0)00
Drug Law Violation8 8 (8)00
Liquor Law Violation0 0 (0)00
Total8 8 (8)00
[Chart] Northwestern University Arrests Statistics

Disciplinary Actions Statistics

At Northwestern University total 0 disciplinary actions are reported in academic year 2019. Next table and chart describe the disciplinary actions count including weapons, drug law violation, and liquor law violation by location at Northwestern University.
2019 Disciplinary Actions Statistics
Northwestern University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Weapons0 0 (0)00
Drug Law Violation48 48 (41)00
Liquor Law Violation272 267 (246)14
Total320 315 (287)14
[Chart] Northwestern University Disciplinary Actions Statistics

Criminal Offenses Statistics

Next table and chart describe the criminal offenses statistics by crime type and location at Northwestern University.
2019 Criminal Offenses Statistics
Northwestern University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Rape13 13 (11)00
Fondling1 1 (1)00
Robbery2 0 (0)02
Aggravated Assault2 1 (1)10
Burglary34 33 (8)10
Motor Vehicle Theft7 0 (0)52
Total5948 (21) 74
[Chart] Northwestern 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 Northwestern University.
2019 Hate Crime Statistics
Northwestern University
TotalOn-Campus (Residence Halls)Non-CampusPublic Properties
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism 22 (0)00
Bias Sexual Orientation 22 (0)00
Total22 (0) 00
[Chart] Northwestern University Hate Crimes Statistics

Residence Hall Fires

3 fires are occurred on residence hall at Northwestern University. Next table lists occurrences of fires with facility name, cause, injured or death, and damages.
2019 Residence Hall Fire Statistics At Northwestern University
Facility NameCauseInjured / DeathDamage
Sigma Chi[Unintentional] Other0/0$100-$999
College Of Cultural And Community Studies[Unintentional] Other0/0$0-$99
Englehart Hall[Unintentional] Cooking0/0$0-$99