Compare College Safety between Boston University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • High Crime Against Women
  • High Drug Abuse
  • High Weapons Crime
vs.
  • High Crime Against Women
  • High Property Crime
  • Low Drug Abuse
vs.
  • High Crime Against Women
  • High Drug Abuse
  • High Weapons Crime
  • High Crime Against Women
  • High Property Crime
  • Low Drug Abuse
According to the data provided, Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Main Campus is safer than Boston University -- Charles River Campus. Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Main Campus beat Boston University -- Charles River Campus in Drug and Alcohol abuse, Weapons Crime.
Live Crime Tracking
Boston University - Logo
13
last crimes reported
March 24, 2019 :

Male (28) - Mario Escobar - Unharmed, Arrested

Male (25) - Carlos Perez Mejia - Unharmed, Arrested

Institution/Group/Business

Shots Fired - No Injuries

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March 22, 2019 :

Non-Shooting Incident

ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest

Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

more
March 02, 2019 :

Male (27) - Tyrone Rutledge - Unharmed, Arrested

Male (29) - Andray Love - Unharmed, Arrested

Non-Shooting Incident

ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest

Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)

Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

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October 08, 2018 :
A&b with dangerous weapon c265 s15a, 5xx memorial dr, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
A&b c265 s13a, 7xx memorial dr, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
Larceny over $250 by false pretense c266 s34, X rockingham st, cambridge, ma
September 26, 2018 :
A&b c265 s13a, 2xx albany st, cambridge, ma
September 25, 2018 :
B&e mv / boat nighttime for felony c266 s16, Xx rockingham st, cambridge, ma
September 19, 2018 :
A&b with dangerous weapon c265 s15a, 2xx albany st, cambridge, ma
September 14, 2018 :
B&e nighttime for felony c266 s16, Xx chestnut st, cambridge, ma
September 05, 2018 :
Attempt to commit crime c274 s6, 1xx chestnut st, cambridge, ma
September 05, 2018 :
Unattended firearm c269 s10, Xx chestnut st, cambridge, ma
August 25, 2018 :
B&e nighttime for felony c266 s16, Xx henry st, cambridge, ma
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Logo
13
last crimes reported
March 25, 2019 :

Shots Fired - No Injuries

March 24, 2019 :

Male (28) - Mario Escobar - Unharmed, Arrested

Male (25) - Carlos Perez Mejia - Unharmed, Arrested

Institution/Group/Business

Shots Fired - No Injuries

more
March 02, 2019 :

Male (27) - Tyrone Rutledge - Unharmed, Arrested

Male (29) - Andray Love - Unharmed, Arrested

Non-Shooting Incident

ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest

Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)

Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

more
October 08, 2018 :
A&b with dangerous weapon c265 s15a, 5xx memorial dr, cambridge, ma
October 07, 2018 :
Larceny from person c266 s25, 5xx massachusetts ave, cambridge, ma
October 06, 2018 :
Larceny from person c266 s25, 7xx massachusetts ave, cambridge, ma
October 06, 2018 :
A&b with dangerous weapon c265 s15a, Green st & magazine st, cambridge, ma
October 06, 2018 :
Larceny from person c266 s25, Xx ames st, cambridge, ma
October 06, 2018 :
Larceny from building c266 s20, 5xx massachusetts ave, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
Threat to commit crime c275 s2, 8xx memorial dr, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
Larceny over $250 by false pretense c266 s34, X rockingham st, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
B&e daytime for felony c266 s18, 1xx pearl st, cambridge, ma
October 05, 2018 :
Disorderly conduct c272 s53, Xx market st, cambridge, ma
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Crime Against Women
Boston University - Logo
46
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Domestic Violence : 11

Dating Violence : 12

Stalking : 23

46Total Reported Incidents

43 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Logo
43
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Domestic Violence : 19

Dating Violence : 12

Stalking : 12

43Total Reported Incidents

36 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Boston University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is safer for women than Boston University. Massachusetts Institute of Technology had 43 total reported incidents in the last year of report compared to Boston University having 46. Domestic Violence was highest on Massachusetts Institute of Technology with 19.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Boston University - Logo
1604
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Liquor : 1584

Drug : 20

1604Total Reported Incidents

1565 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Logo
127
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Liquor : 116

Drug : 11

127Total Reported Incidents

101 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Boston University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is safer for Drug and Alcohol Abuse than Boston University. Massachusetts Institute of Technology had 127 total reported incidents in the last year of report compared to Boston University having 1604. Liquor was highest on Massachusetts Institute of Technology with 116.

Weapons Crime
Boston University - Logo
16
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Weapon : 16

16 Total Reported Incidents

16 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Logo
3
crimes reported in last reported year

Stats Last Year

Weapon : 3

3 Total Reported Incidents

1 On-Campus/Residence Hall

Boston University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is safer for Drug and Alcohol Abuse than Boston University. Massachusetts Institute of Technology had 3 total reported incidents in the last year of report compared to Boston University having 16. Weapon was highest on Massachusetts Institute of Technology with 3.

Acadamic Performance
Boston University - Logo
#37
National Rank
  • Acceptance : 29%
  • Minimum GPA : 3.6
  • Tuition : $52,082
  • Required SAT : 1220

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Logo
#5
National Rank
  • Acceptance : 8%
  • Minimum GPA : 0
  • Tuition : $49,892
  • Required SAT : 1460

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Boston University - Charles River Campus
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Main Campus

* Incidents reported have been collected from 3rd party sources

* Data collected is within 2 miles of the center of the college or university

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