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Crime Code Definitions

The Clery Act, formally known as the Campus Crime and Security Act, mandates the reporting of certain offenses.

The following definitions are in accordance with the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Reporting Program.

The definitions for criminal homicide, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, motor vehicle theft, arson, illegal weapons possession, drug law violations and liquor law violations are excerpted from the Uniform Crime Reporting Handbook.

The definitions of forcible and non-forcible sex offenses are excerpted from the National Incident-Based Reporting System Edition of the Uniform Crime Reporting Handbook.

Hate Crime Definition is from the Handbook for Campus Crime Reporting.