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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 25, 2015
Applications for the Fall 2015 Citizen’s Police Academy are now open.  The Academy runs from October 6th through November 17th, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:00PM.  Find more...
August 24, 2015
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...
July 8, 2015
The Yale Police Department recently upgraded the Bulldog Mobile App (BDM). Effective July 1, 2015, the BDM app will be powered by LiveSafe.  This new app has some great...
June 9, 2015
In celebration of Bike Month, the Yale University Police Department (YPD) in partnership with Connecticut Safe Kids and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center held its first...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 08/27/2015 - 12:15pm More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 08/27/2015 - 12:58am More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 08/22/2015 - 12:58am More...