Reporting a Crime

Reporting Crimes or Suspicious Activity

Victims or witnesses of a crime should contact the Department of Public Safety as soon as they are aware that a crime has been or is being committed. A crime or suspicious activity may be reported in person at the DPS station on the ground level Village C (West Wing) or by calling the DPS office at 202-687-4343.

Anonymous Tips Reporting

Members of the campus community may report crimes on a voluntary, confidential basis by requesting to remain anonymous by calling the non-emergency line at 202-687-4343. Another method of anonymous reporting is the online anonymous tip form.

Bias Related Incident Reporting

Any member of the University community can make a report about an alleged bias related incident or hate crime by calling the Department of Public Safety at (202) 687-4343 or through the campus bias incident reporting system.