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Auburn Police make arrest in theft of property 1st degree case
Auburn Police arrest juveniles on motor vehicle breaking and entering charges
Auburn Police make arrest in attempted kidnapping investigation
APD arrests man on felony warrants charging him with three counts of fraudulent use of a credit/debit card, three counts of theft of property third degree
Auburn Police Division charges Auburn man with production of pornography with minors
APD investigates suspicious incidents involving white cargo van
APD announces academy graduation of five new officers

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 Division, 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 Division is devoted to the prevention of crime, the repression of crime, the investigation of crime that does occur, the apprehension and prosecution of criminal offenders, and to 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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