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UPDATED: Opelika man arrested on multiple charges
Reminder of regulations for low-speed vehicles in Auburn
Salem man arrested on felony charges
Auburn Police Department announces community active shooter response training
Auburn man arrested on child pornography charges
Auburn Police Department announces promotion to lieutenant
Auburn school resource officers receive awards from state association
Union Springs men arrested for receiving stolen property
Two arrested on theft of property charges
Auburn Fire Department recognizes recent promotions
Auburn man arrested for theft
Two arrested on felony charges
Auburn Police make arrest for possession of child pornography

Public Safety

141 N Ross St, STE A

  1. Email:
  2. Phone: (334) 501-3110
  3. Hours:  M-F: 8AM-5PM

Cedric Anderson

Police Chief

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3159
  2. Email:

Emergencies: 911
Non-emergency: (334) 501-3100


The Police Department, under the direction of the Police Chief, is charged with the responsibility of preserving the peace and order of the City and Auburn University through the enforcement of all criminal ordinances and laws of the City, the State, and the United States.

The Police Department is devoted to:

  • the prevention, repression and investigation of crime
  • the apprehension and prosecution of criminal offenders
  • the safety and security of all citizens and visitors within our community


To protect the life and property of all citizens against criminal activity and to create a secure and safe environment within the City and University communities.

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