Public Safety

HOUSATONIC COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY/SECURITY

Clery Report

Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics

Download the 2014 Report in PDF format

 

DEFINITIONS:*

Murder and Non-negligent Manslaughter - The willful (non-negligent) killing of one human being by another.

Negligent Manslaughter -The killing of another person through gross negligence.

Robbery -The taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and/or by putting the victim in fear.

Aggravated Assault - An unlawful attack of one person by another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury.  This type of assault usually is accompanied by the use of a weapon or by means likely to produce death or great bodily harm.

Burglary -The unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or theft.

Larceny -The unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property from the possession or constructive possession of another.

Motor Vehicle Theft -The theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.

Arson - Any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, a dwelling, building, motor vehicle or aircraft, or personal property of another with or without intent to defraud.

Sex Offense/Forcible - Any sexual act directed against another person, forcibly and/or against another’s will.

Sex Offense/Non-Forcible - Unlawful, non-forcible sexual intercourse.

*Crime definitions from the Uniform Crime Reporting Handbook