ERIC Number: ED354029
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report and Crime Summary, 1992.
Johnson County Community Coll., Overland Park, KS. Dept. of Safety and Security.
In accordance with the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act of 1990, the Safety and Security Department of Johnson County Community College (JCCC), in Kansas, prepared this report providing information on crime statistics and departmental policies. Introductory sections of the annual report feature an overview of the department's mission, policies and services, as well as its source of authority and jurisdiction. Next, the structure of the department is explained, including the roles of the director, supervisors, safety and security officers, communications personnel, and crime prevention. The final sections of the annual report discuss new developments, training, and calls for service received by the department, indicating that such calls declined from 9,160 in 1990 to 6,715 in 1991. The crime summary is presented next, beginning with a discussion of the crime classifications utilized by JCCC. Section 2 discusses "Part I" crimes, such as homicide, forcible rape, robbery, assault, burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft, and arson, indicating that crimes against property accounted for 94% of these. Section 3 discusses "Part II" crimes, which include common assault, fraud, vandalism, weapons, sex offenses, liquor violations and disorderly conduct, reporting that "Part II" crimes have increased 74% from 1989 to 1991. The fourth section discusses traffic and parking control at JCCC, highlighting the decline of violations from 3,191 in 1990 to 2,357 in 1991. The final sections describe standards of conduct, legal sanctions, health risks, and treatment programs related to alcohol and drug use; a discussion of sexual harassment on campus; and policies on campus security, emergencies and reporting crimes. Tables indicating crimes reported, miscellaneous services and accidents for December 1992 are appended. (MAB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Johnson County Community Coll., Overland Park, KS. Dept. of Safety and Security.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act