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Table 9

NEW MEXICO

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by University and College, 2015

University/College Student
enrollment1
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson4
Eastern New Mexico University 5,879 6 0 3 0 3 40 5 35 0
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology 2,127 1 0 0 0 1 59 6 49 4
New Mexico State University 15,829 13 0 1 2 10 259 47 199 13 2
University of New Mexico 27,844 38 0 8 5 25 613 49 502 62
Western New Mexico University 3,557 4 0 0 0 4 28 12 16 0
  • 1 The student enrollment figures provided by the United States Department of Education are for the 2014 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 3 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 4 The FBI does not publish arson data unless it receives data from either the agency or the state for all 12 months of the calendar year.
  • NOTE: Caution should be exercised in making any intercampus comparisons or ranking schools because university/college crime statistics are affected by a variety of factors. These include demographic characteristics of the surrounding community, ratio of male to female students, number of on-campus residents, accessibility of the campus to outside visitors, size of enrollment, etc.

Data Declaration

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