Statistics and Reporting


The University of Kansas has a responsibility to be transparent and share information to help current students, parents, faculty, staff and visitors, as well as prospective students, parents and employees, assess the safety of our campus.

KU leaders and the Public Safety Office take this responsibility seriously, and the university reports crime and safety data through a variety of offices and channels. If you cannot find specific information you're seeking, please contact us at 785-864-5900 or kupso@ku.edu.


Current Crime Alerts:

There are no current crime alerts.

The Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute to provide transparency around campus crime policy and statistics. The Clery Act requires colleges and universities that receive federal funding to maintain and annually disclose campus crime statistics and security information, as well as details about institutional efforts to improve campus safety.

The Clery Act requires disclosure in four general categories:

  • Criminal homicide: murder and non-negligent manslaughter, manslaughter by negligence
  • Sexual assault: rape, fondling, incest, statutory rape
  • Robbery
  • Aggravated assault
  • Burglary
  • Motor vehicle theft
  • Arson

Any of the above mentioned offenses, and any incidents of:

  • Larceny-theft
  • Simple assault
  • Intimidation
  • Destruction/damage/vandalism of property
  • Domestic violence
  • Dating violence
  • Stalking
  • Weapons law violations
  • Drug abuse violations
  • Liquor law violations

Sex Offender Report

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has provided the following list of registered sex offenders who indicated on their registration form that they are either enrolled or employed at the University of Kansas-Lawrence campus. Current address, photo and other information can be found at the provided link.

(Sex Offender Report updated: 9/8/2020)

Additional Reports


Media Reporting

The University Daily Kansan, Lawrence Journal World, KISS-FM, KLWN and KUJH routinely contact the department for information regarding incidents that occur on campus.

Media can request crime reports or other information by contacting us at 785-864-5900 or kupso@ku.edu.