Daily Crime Incidents and Media Log
The Washington University in St. Louis Police Department provides law enforcement services to the university's Danforth Campus 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Effective law enforcement involves a cooperative effort on the part of every member of the university community. Because of this, all victims of or witnesses to a crime on campus are strongly encouraged to report the crime immediately to WUPD.
Victims of or witnesses to off-campus crimes are strongly encouraged to call 9-1-1 immediately to report the crime.
When a criminal incident is reported to the WUPD, a formal police report is prepared. The offense is classified according to guidelines set by F.B.I. Uniform Crime Reporting Section, U.S. Department of Justice.