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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

January 16, 2015
As we begin a new semester, I write to remind you of some steps you can take to help prevent crime and to support the efforts of the police. The city of New Haven reported...
January 9, 2015
Today is Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. For all the men and women who risk their lives everyday to keep us safe! Read a message from Chief Higgins and proclamation from...
December 8, 2014
To the Yale Community:  The holidays are fast approaching and I’d like to remind you of a few actions you can take to help you stay safe: Before you leave for break, please...
November 14, 2014
To the Yale Community: On behalf of the men and women of the Yale Police Department, I write to share a few useful  steps you can take to prevent crime, stay safe, and...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 03/01/2015 - 6:23pm More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 03/01/2015 - 6:16pm More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 02/10/2015 - 2:59pm More...