Campus Crime Reports

  • Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act)

    Morton College is committed to keeping the campus community informed regarding crime and safety issues as required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.

    The Clery Act also requires campuses to log and report any fires that occur in on-campus. A “fire” is here defined as “any instance of open flame or other burning in a place not intended to contain the burning or in an uncontrolled manner. All fire statistics for the past three years can be found in the Fire Safety Report section.

    Further information concerning the requirements of this act may be found at www.ed.gov

    Statistics on Reported Crimes

    Crime statistics regarding Morton College have been reported to the U.S. Justice Department's Uniform Crime Reporting System since 1992. Statistics from the previous three years can be viewed at the Campus Safety Department, Building C, Room 119.

    Crime statistics will also be provided for community viewing and on this website as they become available:

    2016 Crime Statistics
    2015 Crime Statistics
    2014 Crime Statistics

    Campus Crime Reports

    The Campus Safety Department provides copies of crime reports/case reports to a limited number of people, depending upon the circumstances.

    Those who may receive a copy include the:

    • College President
    • Inspector General
    • College Provost
    • Academic Dean
    • Vice President, and
    • others as needed

    Students who engage in criminal activities off campus are referred to the Dean of Student Development, (708) 656-8000, Ext. 2401 Building B, Room 115.

    To request a Campus Crime Report, contact leilani.cappetta@morton.edu

    Anonymous Phone Tip Line

    The Morton College Police Department is currently developing a system that will allow community members to phone a Tip Line and anonymously report incidents directly to Police staff. Please visit this page soon for further developments.