GW Releases the 2021 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

Report serves as a guide to GW's safety resources available to the university community.

September 27, 2022

George Washington University’s 2021 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report has been published and is now available to current and prospective GW students, faculty, staff and families.

The report is being distributed pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.

The report contains information and statistics for crimes that occurred on campus (including on-campus residential facilities), in certain non-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by GW, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible to the campus for calendar years 2019, 2020 and 2021. It also includes campus security and personal safety topics such as crime prevention, fire safety, university police law enforcement authority, crime reporting procedures, disciplinary procedures, and other information related to safety and security on GW campuses.

An electronic copy of the report can be viewed and/or downloaded here. The 2019 and 2020 versions of this report are also available on this site. You may request a copy of the report be mailed to you by calling 202-994-9139. A copy of the report can also be obtained from the GW Police Department at 2145 G St., NW, Washington, D.C.

Additional information regarding safety tips, crime prevention information and access to the GWPD crime log and fire log is available at To sign up for emergency text messages or for additional information on emergency communication resources at GW, visit: