University of North Carolina at Charlotte: Crime & Safety

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University of North Carolina at Charlotte LogoF University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a public school in Charlotte, North Carolina with about 27,980 students and 3,690 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, University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a very dangerous place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety.

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

Campus Safety: University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Nearby Schools

University of North Carolina at Charlotte Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at University of North Carolina at Charlotte 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
47
0
0.4%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
12
0
0.2%

Robbery
2
1
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
6
0
0.1%

Burglary
58
0
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
19
1
0.3%

Arson
2
0
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
12
0
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
156
0
0.7%

Liquor Law Violation
608
76
1.4%

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

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If you have been discriminated or abused at University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 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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