Crime Report

The crime statistics that are displayed in the charts listed below are for the years of 2017, 2018 and 2019. This follows the Federal Department of Education's guidelines for the publishing of crime and fire data, by October 1, for the previous three years.

CRIMINAL OFFENSES - MAIN CAMPUS

The following criminal offenses occurred on campus:

201720182019

Murder/Non-negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Rape

8

6

5

Sexual Assault: Fondling

3

12

2

Sexual Assault: Incest

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Statutory Rape

0

0

0

Domestic Violence

0

0

0

Dating Violence

2

2

6

Stalking

0

3

1

Robbery

0

0

0

Aggravated Assault

0

0

0

Burglary

1

0

0

Motor Vehicle Theft

0

0

0

Arson

0

0

0

 

The following criminal offenses occurred on campus in a residence hall:

201720182019

Murder/Non-negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Rape

8

1

2

Sexual Assault: Fondling

3

7

1

Sexual Assault: Incest

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Statutory Rape

0

0

0

Domestic Violence

0

0

0

Dating Violence

2

1

5

Stalking

0

0

1

Robbery

0

0

0

Aggravated Assault

0

0

0

Burglary

1

0

0

Motor Vehicle Theft

0

0

0

Arson

0

0

0

The following criminal offenses occurred in non-campus buildings:

201720182019

Murder/Non-negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Rape

0

2

0

Sexual Assault: Fondling

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Incest

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Statutory Rape

0

0

0

Domestic Violence

0

0

0

Dating Violence

0

0

0

Stalking

0

0

0

Robbery

0

0

0

Aggravated Assault

0

0

0

Burglary

0

0

0

Motor Vehicle Theft

0

0

0

Arson

0

0

0

 

The following criminal offenses occurred on public property:

201720182019

Murder/Non-negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Negligent Manslaughter

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Rape

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Fondling

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Incest

0

0

0

Sexual Assault: Statutory Rape

0

0

0

Domestic Violence

2

1

1

Dating Violence

0

0

0

Stalking

0

0

0

Robbery

0

1

0

Aggravated Assault

0

0

0

Burglary

0

0

0

Motor Vehicle Theft

0

2

0

Arson

0

0

0


ARRESTS

On Campus:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

8

1

0

Drug Abuse Violations

3

3

0

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

On Campus in a Residence Hall:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

8

1

0

Drug Abuse Violations

0

1

0

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

Non-Campus Buildings:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

0

0

0

Drug Abuse Violations

0

0

0

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

On Public Property:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

21

8

2

Drug Abuse Violations

13

16

1

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

Disciplinary Actions/Judicial Referrals

On Campus:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

209

167

129

Drug Abuse Violations

71

59

46

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

On Campus in a Residence Hall:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

209

167

129

Drug Abuse Violations

71

59

46

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

Non-Campus Buildings:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

0

0

0

Drug Abuse Violations

0

0

0

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

On Public Property:

201720182019

Liquor Law Violations

12

7

15

Drug Abuse Violations

12

13

1

Weapons Possessions

0

0

0

Baldwin Wallace University owns several houses and apartment buildings, within its 20-block area, to house students. These are considered on-campus residence halls. The Community Outreach house in Cleveland is considered a non-campus residence. The BW at Corporate College East located in Warrensville Heights, Ohio, is considered a non-campus facility. Buildings and Grounds at 400 Rocky River Drive is considered a non-campus facility.

The Cleveland Metroparks have park property that is within a one-mile radius of Baldwin Wallace University, which is utilized by the Baldwin Wallace community. Therefore, Cleveland MetroParks crime statistics have been included in the "Public Property" sections of Baldwin Wallace University’s crime statistics for the years of 2017, 2018, and 2019. Coe Lake Park, located in the City of Berea, also is within one mile of campus. Therefore, the Coe Lake Park statistics have also been included in the Public Property statistics.

Hate Crimes

In 2017, BW had no instances qualifying as hate crimes.

In 2018, BW experienced one instance of intimidation based on race.

In 2019, BW had no instances qualifying as hate crimes.

Residence Hall Fire Statistics

2017: Baldwin Wallace had one incident of a fire in an attached shed of a residence hall.

2018: Baldwin Wallace had one incident under this category; a small electrical fire in a residence hall which was immediately extinguished.

2019: Baldwin Wallace had one incident under this category; lightning struck a residence hall roof which caused attic insulation to smolder and burn. The Berea Fire Department extinguished the fire.

Annual Security Report

View the 2020 Annual Security Report >