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Yale is located in the heart of a vibrant urban community, with all the arts, culture, and rich diversity of experience that city life brings. With city living, it is important to take steps to stay safe, and Yale invests in significant public safety resources. Campus safety is the primary job of the Yale Police and Security Departments. Click here for any Yale emergency notifications.

News and Communications

May 11, 2016
Yale University Police Department and the New Haven Field Office of the FBI have announced the Future Law Enforcement Youth Academy (FLEYA), a groundbreaking joint effort to...
May 9, 2016
Congratulations to the YPD Honor Guard who placed 1st and 2nd at two recent events. In March, they took first place for Best Police Honor Guard in the 2016 Greater New Haven...
May 2, 2016
The Yale Police Department has their own Facebook page and Twitter account.  Follow us and get updates on our officers, programs, awards and more. Help YPD reach its goal of...
April 8, 2016
Chief Higgins and the entire YPD congratulate several of our colleagues who recently celebrated milestones with Yale University: Lieutenant Jay Jones - 25 years Lieutenant...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 04/08/2016 - 12:41am More...