In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), Brown University is making available information regarding campus security policies and procedures, as well as crime statistics reported to law enforcement agencies for the area where Brown University is located.
The Clery Act is a federal law that requires colleges and universities to disclose certain timely and annual information about campus crime.
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is responsible for the collection and reporting of crime statistics, as required by the (Clery Act). Each year DPS files a report of campus crime statistics with the U.S. Department of Education. These crime statistics are compiled from local police agencies, the Department of Public Safety and officials of the University defined as a Campus Security Authority (CSA). Crime statistics for the past three calendar years are maintained on the DPS website.