Safety and Security at Shippensburg University

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and is concerned about the safety and welfare of everyone in the campus community. No campus is entirely isolated from crime, and Shippensburg University is no exception.

Shippensburg University has developed policies and implemented procedures in order to increase awareness and provide precautionary measures for all persons on our campus. The information contained within this publication is designed to provide an overview of the Department of Public Safety as well as other campus safety and security measures that have been instituted at Shippensburg University. This report is prepared by the Department of Public Safety, which includes the University Police Department as well as the Safety Department. It is in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, Title IX and the Violence Against Women Act. It is produced in cooperation with local law enforcement agencies, the Division of Student Affairs, the Office of Student Conduct, the Office of Residence Life and Housing, the Student Health Center, the Women’s Center and the Counseling Center in addition to off-campus agencies, the Pennsylvania College and University Security Requirements (Chapter 33), The Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990 and The Accuracy in Campus Crime Reporting Act of 1997.

Clery-Reportable-Criminal-Offenses-Table

**CRIMES REPORTED IN THE STUDENT HOUSING FACILITIES COLUMN ARE INCLUDED IN THE ON-CAMPUS CATEGORY.

*There were no reported Hate Crimes for the years, 2013, 2014 or 2015.

*There were Zero (0) unfounded crimes in 2013, One (1) unfounded crime in 2014, and Two (2) unfounded crimes in 2015.

*All tables included statistics reported by Shippensburg Borough Police and the Pennsylvania State Police (Carlisle Barracks) for their jurisdictions that apply to our Clery Geography.


VAWA-Offenses-Reporting-Table

**CRIMES REPORTED IN THE STUDENT HOUSING FACILITIES COLUMN ARE INCLUDED IN THE ON-CAMPUS CATEGORY.

*There were no reported Hate Crimes for the years, 2013, 2014 or 2015.

*There were Zero (0) unfounded crimes in 2013, One (1) unfounded crime in 2014, and Two (2) unfounded crimes in 2015.

*All tables included statistics reported by Shippensburg Borough Police and the Pennsylvania State Police (Carlisle Barracks) for their jurisdictions that apply to our Clery Geography.


Arrests-Disciplinary-Referrals-Table

**CRIMES REPORTED IN THE STUDENT HOUSING FACILITIES COLUMN ARE INCLUDED IN THE ON-CAMPUS CATEGORY.

*There were no reported Hate Crimes for the years, 2013, 2014 or 2015.

*There were Zero (0) unfounded crimes in 2013, One (1) unfounded crime in 2014, and Two (2) unfounded crimes in 2015.

*All tables included statistics reported by Shippensburg Borough Police and the Pennsylvania State Police (Carlisle Barracks) for their jurisdictions that apply to our Clery Geography.


Annual-Crime-Statistics

**CRIMES REPORTED IN THE STUDENT HOUSING FACILTIES COLUMN ARE INCLUDED IN THE ON-CAMPUS CATEGORY.

* There were no reported Hate Crimes for the years, 2013, 2014 or 2015.

* There were Zero (0) unfounded crimes in 2013, One (1) unfounded crime in 2014, and Two (2) unfounded crimes in 2015.

* All tables included statistics reported by Shippensburg Borough Police and the Pennsylvania State Police (Carlisle Barracks) for their jurisdictions that apply to our Clery Geography.