Public Safety

Yale Public Safety is committed to maintaining an open line of communication with students, faculty, staff, and the New Haven community.

Welcome from Chief Ronnell Higgins

Public Safety is committed to “providing the highest level of professional police and public safety services to foster a safe learning and working environment for our students, faculty, staff, alumni and visitors.”

Stay Safe on Campus

Explore the myriad of ways our department ensures your safety—from over 500 Blue Phones, to a Live Safe app, to walking escort services, and more.

Connect With Us

Stay current on Public Safety events by connecting with us on social media.


Campus Map

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Community Policing Partnerships

Yale Police officers are committed to being fully transparent with the University community.

About Public Safety

Our organization is bound together by core values and principles that we all share. Those values form the ethical basis for our decision-making.