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Public Safety

141 N Ross St

Cedric Anderson

Cedric Anderson

police chief

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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