Many include defining of crimes, reporting methods and alerting students of dangers.
From 2008-2012, 14 higher education institutions were fined for Clery Act noncompliance.
Each entry in the log must contain the nature, date, time and general location of each crime and disposition of the complaint, if known.
Information in the log older than 60 days must be made available within two business days.
Below, you can access these reports as well as accompanying documentation which may include the complaint, school response, or fine action that resulted from the program review." The case involving the highest fine imposed on an institution occurred in 2008.
Eastern Michigan University was fined $357,500 for failing to warn the campus of a student's assault and death that occurred in 2006.
Crime logs must be kept for seven years, three years following the publication of the last annual security report.
The Clery Act requires institutions to give timely warnings of crimes that represent a threat to the safety of students or employees.
The Clery Act requires all colleges and universities that participate in federal financial aid programs to keep and disclose information about crime on and near their respective campuses.
Compliance is monitored by the United States Department of Education, which can impose civil penalties, up to ,789 per violation, against institutions for each infraction and can suspend institutions from participating in federal student financial aid programs.
"The attack on Clery was one of 38 violent crimes recorded at the university in three years.
Her parents argued that, had the university's crime record been known, Clery would not have attended.
The institution's police department or security departments are required to maintain a public log of all crimes reported to them, or those of which they are made aware.