North Carolina Central University: Crime & Safety

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North Carolina Central University LogoF North Carolina Central University is a public school in Durham, North Carolina with about 8,010 students and 1,390 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 data, North Carolina Central University is a very dangerous place to stay. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus has major problems with forcible sex offenses, additionally, there are some problems with aggravated assaults, illegal drugs, robberies, and illegal weapon possesion.

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Criminal Offenses at North Carolina Central 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
15
0
0.4%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
1
0
0.1%

Robbery
18
0
0.5%

Aggravated Assault
17
0
0.4%

Burglary
54
0
0.8%

Motor Vehicle Theft
5
0
0.2%

Arson
3
0
0.2%

Illegal Weapons Possession
26
0
0.5%

Drug Law Violation
101
0
1.1%

Liquor Law Violation
14
0
0.4%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at North Carolina Central 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 North Carolina Central University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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If you have been discriminated or abused at North Carolina Central 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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