Each year Bob Jones University, in keeping with the Clery Act, reports campus crime to the U.S. Department of Education. In the report submitted this fall, the University reported nine forcible sex offenses during the last academic year. We are limited by FERPA student privacy laws on what we can disclose about individual students, and therefore, we have been able to explain only limited information to the media. Because of the category in which we had to classify the incidents, a number of people have concluded that the acts were violent attacks. I want to give you a little more information about what actually took place. You may share this information with families in your church who may have heard of the report and have questions.
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