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Ohio University Police Department

Located at 118 Ridges Circle Drive, the Ohio University Police Department is a full service police agency which derives its authority from the Ohio Revised Code Section 3345.04. OUPD is responsible for enforcement of criminal laws, all investigations occurring on campus, and issuing timely warnings of crimes that pose a threat to students and employees.

Ohio University Police serve the campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.


Emergency: 911 or 740-593-1911


Support and Resources

If students would like to consult about planning a protest, they can call the OUPD at 740-593-1911 for support and information.

Active Threat Training

OUPD offers free Active Threat training to help prepare the community for an active shooter. Please see our award winning video below that summarizes our ALiCE program. Call OUPD at 740-593-1911 and ask to speak with Lt. Brittney VanBibber to schedule ALiCE training for your group !