Chief Higgins Welcomes Yale Students

I am excited to welcome all students to Yale’s campus and share the following Public Safety services and resources. I encourage you to learn more about how we serve the Yale community, including information about our approach to policing, our general orders and standard operating procedures, how to contact us, and more.

Help Stop Hate Crimes

Call Yale Police (203-432-4400) or report a crime through LiveSafe.

Download LiveSafe

Download LiveSafe, for direct access to the Yale's shuttle map, and more.

Stay Informed

Learn about what we’re up to and view our daily crime log and timely warnings.

Stay Safe on Campus

The Yale Police Department has primary responsibility for patrolling the Yale campus and also serves in a supportive role to the New Haven Police Department as an extended patrol area. View the campus boundary map. (If an accessible version of the map is required please contact

Connect With Us

We value your feedback! Share compliments or civilian complaints, so that we may take appropriate action. Also, 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.