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Crimes a CSA Must Report

While there are many types of crimes that may occur on campus, CSAs only need to report certain types of crimes that fall under the Clery Act. You can still advise people to report other crimes and support them in finding necessary support services.

CSAs must report an actual or suspected crime if:

  1. The type of crime is considered a:
  2. Criminal Offense

    • Criminal Homicide: murder and non-negligent manslaughter
    • Criminal Homicide: negligent manslaughter
    • Sexual Assault (Forcible and Non-Forcible Sex Offenses)
    • Robbery
    • Aggravated Assault
    • Burglary
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
    • Arson
    • Liquor Violation
    • Drug Violation
    • Weapon Violation
    Hate Crime
    • Larceny-Theft
    • Simple Assault
    • Intimidation
    • Destruction/Damages/Vandalism of Property
    • Criminal Offense (as described above)
    Other Crime
    • Domestic Violence
    • Dating Violence
    • Stalking Incidents


  3. The crime occurred in one of these locations:
  4. On campus — including student residential buildings

    On public property — adjacent to and accessible from campus

    On non-campus property — owned or controlled by the institution or a recognized student organization

For a definition of each of these types of crimes, please see the "Clery Crimes Defined" section.

If you are unsure whether or not the incident falls under one of these categories, report it.