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Crime Reports & Statistics

The New York University community is one of the safest areas in Greenwich Village, and Greenwich Village continues to be one of the safest areas in New York City. Statistics maintained by the New York City Police Department have shown a 28 percent reduction in serious crime over the last 9 years.


Past Crime Statistics

May 2015 Crime Log

Incident No. Reported Date Reported Time Category Type Building/Site Name Incident Summary Incident Status 
1-2015-000975 05/03/2015 9:30pm Simple Assault 2nd Street Residence Hall An unidentified male entered the lobby, got into a verbal argument with a public safety officer, and punched the officer in the face.  NYPD was notified, searched the area for the unidentified male, but was met with negative results. Open/Under Investigation

Alcohol and Drug Use Policy Statement

The United States Department of Education issues regulations implementing the provisions of the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989. These regulations require that the University distribute the following information to you annually concerning the possession, use, or distribution of alcohol and illicit drugs at the University.

Previous Annual Reports

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