Statistics and Reporting
The University of Kansas has a responsibility to be transparent and share information to help current students, parents, faculty, staff and visitors, as well as prospective students, parents and employees, assess the safety of our campus.
KU leaders and the KU Police Department take this responsibility seriously, and the university reports crime and safety data through a variety of offices and channels. If you cannot find specific information you're seeking, please contact us at 785-864-5900 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Crime Alerts:
Yearly Crime Statistics:
KU Police Department criminal offenses reported past 10 years.
Use of Force Summaries:
Our office reports all use of force summaries by year.
The Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute to provide transparency around campus crime policy and statistics. The Clery Act requires colleges and universities that receive federal funding to maintain and annually disclose campus crime statistics and security information, as well as details about institutional efforts to improve campus safety.
The Clery Act requires disclosure in four general categories:
- Criminal homicide: murder and non-negligent manslaughter, manslaughter by negligence
- Sexual assault: rape, fondling, incest, statutory rape
- Aggravated assault
- Motor vehicle theft
Any of the above mentioned offenses, and any incidents of:
- Simple assault
- Destruction/damage/vandalism of property
- Domestic violence
- Dating violence
- Weapons law violations
- Drug abuse violations
- Liquor law violations