OUPD Services

The Ohio University Police Department provides the following services to Ohio University students, faculty and staff.

  • Bike Patrol
    • Students have said that Bike Patrol officers are more approachable. In addition, Bike Patrol officers are able to patrol more of the campus.
  • Vehicle Assistance
    • OUPD officers will unlock your vehicle or provide a battery jump start on any campus location.
  • Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
    • The RAD program teaches realistic self-defense tactics and techniques to women in the Ohio University Community. [more info]
  • Crime Alerts
    • OUPD will provide timely alerts to crimes or other emergency situations to the campus community. [more info]
  • Clery and Campus Right to Know Reporting
    • OUPD prepared and provides detailed crime statistics for all Ohio University campuses on an annual basis. Reports are available online and in hard copy at the office. OUPD also provides a link to the Registered Sex Offender database for the state of Ohio.
  • Request for Public Records
    • All records of the Ohio University Police Department are public unless they are specifically exempt from disclosure under the Ohio Revised Code. You may obtain a copy of a police report filed with this department by coming to the Communication Center at the Ohio University Police Department (located at 135 Scott Quadrangle) Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. with the exception of holidays recognized by the university.