Crime Statistics

Criminal Offenses - Main Campus

 

The crime statistics shown in the following tables are for the last three calendar years 2011, 2012 and 2013. Crime
statistics shown are for the year in which they are reported and not necessarily in the year they occurred. Reported crimes may involve individuals not associated with the University of Louisiana - Monroe.
 
The below listed statistics may differ from previous publications of this data from year to year. These differences may be
due to revised reporting requirements and updates to the Higher Education Opportunity Act and the Jeanne Clery
Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.
 
* On-Campus Property statistics include On-Campus Student Housing Facilities numbers.

OFFENSE

YEAR

ON-CAMPUS PROPERTY

ON-CAMPUS STUDENT HOUSING FACILITIES

NONCAMPUS PROPERTY

PUBLIC PROPERTY

MURDER / NON-NEGLIGENT MANSLAUGHTER

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

NEGLIGENT MANSLAUGHTER

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

SEX OFFENSES, TOTAL

2011

3

3

2

0

2012

1

1

0

0

2013

1

1

0

0

           RAPE*

2011

3

3

0

0

2012

1

1

0

0

2013

1

1

0

0

           FONDLING*

2011

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

2013

0

0

0

0

           INCEST*

2011

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

2013

0

0

0

0

           STATUTORY RAPE*

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

ROBBERY

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

1

0

0

0

2013

5

0

0

0

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

2011

4

1

0*

0

2012

1

1

0

0

2013

4

0

0

0

BURGLARY

2011

3

0

0

0

2012

1

1

0

0

2013

3

1

1

0

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

2011

2

0

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

ARSON

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

STALKING*

2011

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

2013

0

0

0

0

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE*

2011

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

2013

1

1

0

0

DATING VIOLENCE*

2011

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

2013

1

0

0

0

ARRESTS:

WEAPONS: CARRYING, POSSESSING, ETC.

2011

0

0

0

0

2012

4

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

DISCIPLINARY REFERRALS:

WEAPONS: CARRYING, POSSESSING, ETC.

2011

0

1

0

0

2012

0

0

0

0

2013

0

0

0

0

ARRESTS:

DRUG ABUSE VIOLATIONS

2011

77

5

0

0

2012

87

5

0

0

2013

63

7

0

0

DISCIPLINARY REFERRALS:

DRUG ABUSE VIOLATIONS

2011

0

6

0

0

2012

0

5

0

9

2013

0

0

0

0

ARRESTS:

LIQUOR LAW VIOLATIONS

2011

19

10

0

0

2012

22

2

0

0

2013

24

2

0

0

DISCIPLINARY REFERRALS:

LIQUOR LAW VIOLATIONS

2011

0

19

1

0

2012

0

25

0

0

2013

33

32

0

0

 

HATE CRIMES

 

There were no reported hate crimes for the years 2010, 2011, 2012.

Source: ULM Police Department

 

DEFINITIONS OF CRIMINAL OFFENSES

Aggravated assault is an unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. This type of assault is usually accompanied by the use of a weapon or by means likely to produce death or great bodily harm. It is not necessary that injury result from an aggravated assault when a gun, knife, or other weapon is used which could or probably would result in a serious potential injury if the crime were successfully completed.

Arson is any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property, etc.

Burglary is the unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or a theft. For reporting purposes this definition includes: unlawful entry with intent to commit a larceny; housebreaking; safecracking; and all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned.

Dating violence is violence by a person who is or has been in a social relationship of a romantic or intimate nature with the victim. Whether there was such relationship will be gauged by its length, type, and frequency of interaction.

Domestic violence is a felony or misdemeanor crime of violence committed by a current or former spouse or intimate partner of the victim, by a person with whom the victim shares a child in common, by a person who is cohabitating with or has cohabitated with the victim as a spouse or intimate partner; by a person similarly situated to a spouse of the victim under the domestic of family violence laws of the jurisdiction in which the crime of violence occurred, by any other person against an adult or youth victim who is protected from that person’s acts under the domestic or family violence laws of the jurisdiction in which the crime of violence occurred.

Drug abuse violations are defined as the violations of state and local laws relating to the unlawful possession, sale, use, growing, manufacturing, and making of narcotic drugs. Relevant substances include: opium or cocaine and their derivatives (morphine, heroin, codeine); marijuana; synthetic narcotics (demerol, methadone); and dangerous non-narcotic drugs (barbiturates, Benzedrine).

Hate crimes are committed against a person or property which is motivated, in whole or in part, by the offender’s bias. Bias is a preformed negative opinion or attitude toward a group of persons based on their race, gender, gender identity, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, or national origin.

Liquor law violations are defined as the violation of laws or ordinance prohibiting: the manufacture, sale, transporting, furnishing, possessing of intoxicating liquor; maintaining unlawful drinking places; bootlegging; operating a still; furnishing liquor to a minor or intemperate person; using a vehicle for illegal transportation of liquor; drinking on a train or public conveyance; all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned. (Drunkenness and driving under the influence are not included in this definition.)

Motor vehicle theft is the theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.

Murder and non-negligent manslaughter is the willful (non-negligent) killing of one human being by another.

Negligent manslaughter is the killing of another person through gross negligence.

Robbery is 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.

Sex offenses are defined as any sexual act directed against another person, without the consent of the victim, including instances where the victim is incapable of giving consent.

  • Rape is the penetration, no matter how slight, of the vagina or anus with any body part or object, or oral penetration by a sex organ of another person, without the consent of the victim. This definition includes any gender of victim or perpetrator.
  • Fondling is the touching of the private body parts of another person for the purpose of sexual gratification, without the consent of the victim, including instances where the victim is incapable of giving consent because of his/her age or because his/her temporary or permanent mental incapacity.
  • Incest is non-forcible sexual intercourse between persons who are related to each other within the degrees wherein marriage is prohibited by law.
  • Statutory rape is non-forcible sexual intercourse with a person who is under the statutory age of consent.

Stalking is a course of conduct directed at a specific person that would cause a reasonable person to fear for the person’s safety or the safety of others or to suffer substantial emotional distress.

Weapons violations are defined as the violation of laws or ordinances dealing with weapon offenses, regulatory in nature, such as: manufacture, sale, or possession of deadly weapons; carrying deadly weapons, concealed or openly; furnishing deadly weapons to minors; aliens possessing deadly weapons; all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned.

 

DEFINITIONS OF GEOGRAPHY

 

As specified in the Clery Act, the following property descriptions are used to identify the location of crimes on and around ULM’s campus.

On-Campus Buildings or Property

  1. Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of or in a manner related to the institution’s educational purposes, including residence halls; and
  2. Any buildings or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to the area identified in the above paragraph, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or retail vendor).

Non-Campus Buildings or Property

  1. Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or
  2. Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of or in relation to the institution’s educational purposes, is frequently used by students, and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.

Public Buildings or Property

All public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

The University of Louisiana at Monroe crime statistics do not include crimes that occur in privately owned homes or businesses within or adjacent to the campus boundaries.

 

 

 

City of Monroe Reported Crime - Zone 8

2011

2012

2013

a. Murder

0 1 -

b. Rape

4 2 -

c. Assaults & Batteries

221 253 -

d. Robbery

16 18 -

e. Auto Theft

14 12 -

f. Thefts

501 585 -

g. Burglaries

263 146 -

TOTALS

1019 1017 -

Source: Monroe Police Department

Zone 8 encompasses the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Therefore, it is included to show reported crimes from the surrounding areas. City of Monroe statistics do not include the University of Louisiana at Monroe statistics.