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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

August 15, 2014
To the Yale Community: On behalf of the men and women of the Yale Police Department, I write to wish you a great start of the semester, and to remind you how you can help...
August 11, 2014
Congratulations goes out to YPD’s Keith Pullen and Kristina Reech on their recent promotions. Sergeant Keith Pullen has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and...
August 4, 2014
The Yale Bowl, which is about to celebrate its centennial anniversary, has been presented the Facility of Merit for Safety and Security Award. The presentation, sponsored by...
June 17, 2014
He never wore a uniform, never drove a squad car or made an arrest, but he was a prized member of the Yale Police force — and, arguably, the one who most enjoyed being...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 08/24/2014 - 2:30am More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 08/17/2014 - 3:16am More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 07/25/2014 - 11:40pm More...