5.4.2 Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act

A. Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to provide for compliance with and implementation of Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act, mandating reporting of security policies and crime statistics to students, employees, and the U. S. Department of Education.

B. Persons Affected

Students, faculty and staff

C. Definitions

Not applicable

D. Policy and Procedures

In compliance with the Campus Security Act (the Act), U. T. Tyler collects specified information on campus crime statistics and campus security policies.

This law requires timely reports to the campus community on crimes considered to be a threat to students and employees and reported to the campus police or local police agencies. U. T. Tyler will publish and distribute an annual report of campus security policies and crime statistics to all current students and employees and provide copies of the report to applicants for enrollment or employment upon request. The annual security report will reference crimes which occur on property owned or controlled by U. T. Tyler. Pursuant to the federal law, alleged victims of violent crime are entitled to know the results of campus student disciplinary proceedings concerning the alleged perpetrators.

E. Responsibilities

The Vice President for Operations and Strategic Initiatives is responsible for this policy.

F. Review

This policy shall be reviewed every five years or sooner if necessary by the following stakeholders:

Vice President for Operations and Strategic Initiatives

Chief of Police

Dean of Students

Director of Conduct and Intervention

Director of Human Resources

ORIGINALLY APPROVED:  12/01/2001
AMENDED:   04/2019