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UPDATE: Man arrested for burglary third degree, theft of property first degree
Auburn Police arrest two on burglary, theft charges
Auburn Police arrest two on forgery, theft charges
Man arrested on felony weapons charges
Opelika man arrested on multiple charges
Opelika man arrested for financial exploitation of the elderly
Man arrested for fraudulent use of a debit/credit card, theft of property
Auburn Police arrest man on theft, forgery and criminal mischief charges
UPDATE: Auburn Police investigate Donahue Drive shooting
Man arrested for possession of a forged instrument third degree
Auburn Police investigate I-85 head-on collision
UPDATE: Auburn Police respond to ride-share incident
UPDATE: Man arrested on charge of rape first degree
Tuskegee man arrested for receiving stolen property second degree

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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