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2013 Campus Security Report
Crime Definitions and Statistics for Calendar Years 2010 - 2012

Definitions of Crimes

Murder
The willful killing of one human being by another.
Manslaughter
The killing of another person through gross negligence, or the willful (nonnegligent)killing of one human being by another.
Forcible Sexual Offense
Carnal knowledge of a person forcibly and/or against that person's will or where that person is incapable of giving consent. It includes sexual assault with object, forcible sodomy, forcible rape and the touching of a person's private parts forcibly or against the person's will.
Nonforcible Sexual Offense
Incest and statutory rape.
Robbery
The taking or attempted taking of anything of value under confrontational circumstances from another person by force or threat of force or violence.
Aggravated Assault
An unlawful attack by one person upon another wherein the offender uses a weapon or displays it in a threatening manner, or the victim suffers obvious severe or aggravated bodily injury involving apparent broken bones, loss of teeth, possible internal injury, severe laceration or loss of consciousness.
Burglary (Breaking And Entering)
The unlawful breaking and entering or attempted entry into a building or other structure with the intent to commit a felony or theft.
Arson
Any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc.
Motor Vehicle Theft
The theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.
Liquor-Law Violations
Violations of laws or ordinances prohibiting the manufacture, sale, purchase, transportation, possession or use of alcoholic beverages.
Drug Related Violations
Violations of laws prohibiting the production, distribution and/or use of certain controlled substances, and the equipment or devices utilized in their preparation or use.
Weapons Possession
Violations of laws or ordinances prohibiting the manufacture, sale, purchase, transportation, possession, concealment or use of firearms, cutting instruments, explosives, incendiary devices or other deadly weapons.
Hate Crimes
Those crimes based on prejudice towards race, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender or handicap.

Important Telephone Numbers:

Dean of Students — 508–793–7423
Escort Service — 508–793–7777
Health Services — 508–793–7467
Rape Crisis Center — 508–799–5700
University Police — 508–793–7575

It is the policy of Clark University that each qualified individual, regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age as defined by law or handicap, shall have equal opportunity in education, employment or services of Clark University. The University encourages minorities, women, veterans, handicapped individuals and persons over 40 to apply.


Statistics at Clark University

Category Venue 2010 2011 2012
Murder and non-negligent manslaughter On Campus 0 0 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0
Manslaughter (negligent) On Campus 0 0 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0

SEX OFFENSES
Category Venue 2010 2011 2012
Forcible On Campus 5 3 2
In dormitories or other residential facilities 3 3 2
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 1 0 0
Nonforcible Sexual Offense On Campus 0 0 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0

Category Venue 2010 2011 2012
Robbery On Campus 2 1 2
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 5 4 4
Aggravated Assault On Campus 3 4 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 3 1 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 2 0 2
Burglary On Campus 15 10 14
In dormitories or other residential facilities 9 7 9
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0
Arson On Campus 1 0 1
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0
Motor Vehicle Theft On Campus 1 1 1
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 2 1
Hate Crimes On Campus 0 0 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 0 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0

ARRESTS and REFERRALS for DISCIPLINARY ACTION
Category Venue 2010 2011 2012
Liquor Law Violations On Campus 173 273 279
In dormitories or other residential facilities 173 273 278
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0
Drug-related Violations On Campus 46 97 93
In dormitories or other residential facilities 46 95 92
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 2
Weapons Possession On Campus 0 2 0
In dormitories or other residential facilities 0 2 0
In or on a noncampus building or property 0 0 0
On public property 0 0 0