Crime at Hofstra Reported In 2015 Includes Five Rapes, Negligent Manslaughter

Reports of one negligent manslaughter, five rapes, one fondling, two aggravated assaults and one religious hate crime were among more than 100 incidents from 2015 revealed in the 2016 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, released by Hofstra per federal requirement. Of the five rapes reported, four occurred in residence halls, meaning the fifth occurred elsewhere on campus. In the context of … Read More

Campus Crime

Clery Act & Campus Crime Reports In 1990, the Clery Act was passed requiring colleges and universities that receive federal funding to disclose campus safety information. It also sets requirements for handling sexual violence. In addition to information about policies, procedures and victim’s rights, the reports contain statistics of reported crimes that have occurred during the last three years on … Read More