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Auburn Police arrest two men on charges of robbery and fleeing police officers
APD charges multiple suspects with Breaking and Entering a Motor Vehicle and Theft of Property 4th
Man charged with two counts of capital murder in 2006 missing person case
Auburn Police arrest seven suspects from Montgomery
Updated: Missing Auburn man located
Auburn man charged with trafficking (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia
Auburn Police investigate accidental drowning at apartment complex
Auburn Police investigate traffic fatality on West Veterans Boulevard
Auburn Police arrest three suspects from South Florida area
Opelika man charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and domestic violence by strangulation

Public Safety

161 N Ross St

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

Paul Register

Chief of Police

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3120
  2. Email: pregister@auburnalabama.org

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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