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Annual Security Report

The Crime Statistics chart is a detailed list of the total number of reportable crimes occurring on Patrick Henry College during the years indicated. These Statistics and Annual Security Report are compiled in voluntary conformance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 USC § 1092(f)). The data is a disclosure of incidents reported to campus safety authorities or local police agencies for the three calendar years preceding the year in which the report is disclosed. Below is a list of crime definitions that must be reported in the Annual Security Report.

Crime Statistics (Link to PDF) 

Full Annual Security Report  (Link to PDF)


Crime Definitions

Any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc.


Aggravated Assault
An unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. This type of assault usually is accompanied by the use of a weapon or by means likely to produce death or great bodily harm.


The unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or a theft. For reporting purposes, this definition includes: unlawful entry with intent to commit a larceny or felony; breaking and entering with intent to commit a larceny; housebreaking; safecracking; and all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned.


Motor Vehicle Theft
The theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle. (Classify as motor vehicle theft all cases where automobiles are taken by persons not having lawful access even though the vehicles are later abandoned; includes joyriding.)


The taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and/or by putting the victim in fear.


Sex Offenses (Forcible and Non-Forcible)

  • Forcible: Any sexual act directed against another person, forcibly and/or against that person’s will; or not forcibly or against the person’s will where the victim is incapable of giving consent. Includes rape, sodomy, and sexual assault with an object or forcible fondling.
  • Non-forcible: Unlawful, non-forcible sexual intercourse. Includes incest and statutory rape.


Liquor Law Violations
The violation of laws or ordinances prohibiting: the manufacture, sale, transporting, furnishing, possessing of intoxicating liquor; maintaining unlawful drinking places; bootlegging; operating a still; furnishing liquor to a minor or intemperate person; using a vehicle for illegal transportation of liquor; drinking on a train or public conveyance; and all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned. (Drunkenness and driving under the influence are not included in this definition.)


Drug Abuse Violations
Violations of State and local laws relating to the unlawful possession, sale, use, growing, manufacturing, and making of narcotic drugs. The relevant substances include: opium or cocaine and their derivatives (morphine, heroin, codeine); marijuana; synthetic narcotics (Demerol, methadone); and dangerous non-narcotic drugs (barbiturates, Benzedrine).


Weapon Law Violations
The violation of laws or ordinances dealing with weapon offenses, regulatory in nature, such as: manufacture, sale, or possession of deadly weapons; carrying deadly weapons, concealed or openly; furnishing deadly weapons to minors; aliens possessing deadly weapons; and all attempts to commit any of the aforementioned.


Alcohol Violations
DWI-Driving a vehicle under the influence of an alcoholic beverage or drug. Possession/Consumption-Possession of an alcoholic beverage or consuming an alcoholic beverage under the age of 21. Patrick Henry College maintains a zero-tolerance policy (age is not a factor).

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