#SAAM: Campus Law Enforcement Has a Significant Role in Addressing and Responding to College Sexual Assault

86% of sworn campus law enforcement officials have legal authority to make an arrest outside of the campus grounds.5

  • 86% of sworn campus law enforcement agencies have a staff member responsible for rape prevention programming.5

  • 70% of campus law enforcement agencies have memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with local law enforcement.5

  • 72% of campus law enforcement agencies have a staff member responsible for survivor response and assistance.5

  • Among 4-year academic institutions with 2,500 students or more, 75% employ armed officers, a 10% increase in the last decade.5

Resources: https://www.rainn.org/statistics/campus-sexual-violence