The Oakland University Police Department provides a full range of professional police services to the university community. All OU police officers are fully licensed through the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES).

OU police officers enforce federal & state laws, as well as the Michigan Motor Vehicle Code and local university ordinances.  As sworn police officers, they are authorized to investigate, make arrests, or take any other necessary action to address any criminal activity.

The OU Police Department is committed to providing our students, staff, faculty, visitors, and guests with prompt, courteous, and professional police services.  If we can be of any assistance during your stay at OU, please do not hesitate to contact us.



  • RT @thebrooksieway: Join us today for live coverage of the HAP Brooksie Way at 8am! Will you be there? Get #RaceDay updates & follow along…
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  • Happy race day to everyone running the Brooksie Way on campus today!
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  • Don’t forget about road closures on campus tomorrow for the Brooksie Way run. https://t.co/hbCElLX7gH
    [1 day ago]