East Carolina University: Crime & Safety

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East Carolina University LogoF East Carolina University is a public school in Greenville, North Carolina with about 28,290 students and 5,780 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2016 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government numbers, East Carolina University is a very dangerous place to be in. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus has serious problems with forcible sex offenses, additionally, there are certain problems with illegal drugs.

Campus Safety: East Carolina University and Nearby Schools

East Carolina University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at East Carolina University in 2013 - 2015

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
32
8
0.3%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
7
0
0.1%

Robbery
6
1
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
3
6
0.1%

Burglary
33
17
0.3%

Motor Vehicle Theft
1
0
0.1%

Arson
0
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
16
0
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
335
19
1.0%

Liquor Law Violation
506
5
1.3%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at East Carolina University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government. Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of East Carolina University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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If you have been discriminated or abused at East Carolina University, or you believe that this college underreports campus crime statistics, then please consider filing a complaint with US Department of Education.

As of May 1st, 2014, fifty five colleges are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. Many of those schools are frequent guests in our exclusive 100 Most Dangerous Colleges list.

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