Patrol Section

  1. Public Safety
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Public Safety

Public Safety

141 N Ross St, STE A



assistant police chief

The Patrol Section Commander is Assistant Chief Michael Harris. Their office is located in the Police Department, 141 N. Ross Street, Suite A. He may be contacted at (334) 501-3150. They are assisted by Captain James Pescia and Lieutenants Matt Coffey, Darrell Downing, Cody Hill and Kevin Freeze. The Patrol Section is staffed by approximately 80 officers and is responsible for patrolling neighborhoods, residential and business areas and the campus of Auburn University.

The Patrol Section's police vehicles utilize mobile computing. Motorcycles, bicycles and motorized electric vehicles are also used to patrol the police jurisdiction of the City of Auburn and the campus of Auburn University.

The Patrol Section coordinates and provides staff for functions requiring police security, including university sporting events, school functions and private events.

The Patrol Section also staffs a traffic unit dedicated to addressing traffic concerns in residential areas, business districts and school zones.

To request these Patrol services, address traffic concerns or speak with a specific officer please contact the Patrol Secretary at (334) 501-3150.