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.
Areas of Interest
Homecoming and Reunion Weekend parking advisory
In support of Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, October 13-14, the campus community is advised of the following p...Read More
Annual campus safety report released
At Oakland University we take safety very seriously. Each member of the campus community – students, faculty, and...Read More
OU ALERT: Sexual Assault Reported on Main Campus
Posted: 5:21 p.m. On Wednesday, September 27, the Oakland University Police Department received a report of a se...Read More
Text message alert system test set for Sept. 27
The Oakland University Police Department uses text message alerts to ensure that in the event of an emergency, ever...Read More
- @carmen_folk It was slightly more busy due to homecoming but pretty comparable to most weekends depending on the time of the year.
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- Exciting News for OU! https://t.co/i1OmM2cLjS
[11 hours ago]
- OUPD had 224 Calls for Service this weekend which included;
2 medicals (due to alcohol consumption)
[22 hours ago]