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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 15, 2015
The Yale University Police Department (YPD) along with Safe Kids Connecticut and The Connecticut Children’s Medical Center will be holding its first Annual Bike Rodeo at the...
April 23, 2015
o the Yale Community: As the weather improves and more of us are out and about on campus and the city, it is a good time to remember some actions that you can take to help...
March 19, 2015
Big congratulations to Security Officer Eric Traester the grand prize winner in Yale’s Presidential Carbon Charge Task Force Contest. The Presidential Task Force held two...
March 5, 2015
Yale Police Chief Ronnell Higgins is proud to announce that Officer Dan Sentementes was issued the Life Saving Medal for reviving an unconscious man during an evening call...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 04/29/2015 - 5:01am More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 04/25/2015 - 7:43pm More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 04/23/2015 - 3:20pm More...