Public Safety

Yale is located in the heart of a vibrant urban community, with all the arts, culture, and rich diversity of experience that city life brings. With city living, it is important to take steps to stay safe, and Yale invests in significant public safety resources. Campus safety is the primary job of the Yale Police and Security Departments. Click here for any Yale emergency notifications.

EMERGENCIES: 911
Police: 203-432-4400
Email Request For Police or Security Coverage
Security Services: 203-785-5555
Safe Rides or 2-Walk:  203-432-6330
203-432-WALK

Comments, questions, tips:
Email: safe@yale.edu

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Yale is located in the heart of a vibrant urban community, with all the arts, culture, and rich diversity of experience that city life brings. With city living, it is important to take steps to stay safe, and Yale invests in significant public safety resources. View Public Safety News.

Public Safety Brochure

Please become familiar with and make use of the services described in this guide.  Download a copy or if you want the booklet email safe@yale.edu.  Pay attention to basic safety precautions you can take to stay safe and to protect your property as you get to know the campus and enjoy the city!

Bulldog Mobile (LiveSafe) App

Directions to get the App - Download LiveSafe for free from Google Play or the App Store. Register with your email and fill out your profile. Verify your account. Select Yale University.

Bulldog Mobile (powered by LiveSafe) is an app that gives students, staff, and faculty on campus an effective way to communicate with Yale Police (YPD) via a mobile device. With Bulldog Mobile, you can use your smart phone as a personal security device to provide the YPD with accurate information about yourself and your GPS location.