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Confidential Reporting

If you are the victim of a crime and do not want to pursue action through Temple’s Student Conduct Code (PDF, Download of Adobe® Reader® required) or the criminal justice system, you may still want to consider making a confidential report.

Temple Police can file a report on the details of the incident without revealing your identity. The purpose of a confidential report is to comply with your wish to keep the matter confidential while taking steps to ensure the future safety of yourself and others. This allows the university to keep an accurate record of the number of incidents involving students, determine crime patterns in a particular area, and alert the campus community to potential danger. The university will not tolerate retaliation against students and employees who make good faith reports of crime.

Confidential reports of crime may be made by calling 215 204-6493 (available 24 hours), by emailing, or on Campus Safety Services’ website on the Submit a Tip link.

Student victims of sexual assault also can report under the strictest of confidences to:

Tuttleman Counseling Services:
Phone: 215-204-7276

Student Health Services:
Phone: 215-204-7500

Women Organized Against Rape:
Phone: 215-985-3333 (24-hour hotline)

Employee victims of sexual assault can report under the strictest of confidences to:

Employee Health Services:
Phone: 215-204-2679

Employee Assistance Program:
phone: 888-267-8126

Regardless of where an incident of sexual violence occurs, Temple will provide a victim of sexual assault, domestic or dating violence, stalking, or sexual exploitation with a copy of the university’s policy or other statement containing a written explanation of his or her rights and options.

The university will protect the identity of persons who report having been victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking or sexual exploitation to the fullest extent of the law.