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
High winds creating need for heightened caution
Campus Community members are advised to exercise extra caution while walking between buildings on campus as a resul...Read More
Parking expansion plan approved for fall 2017
The Oakland University Board of Trustees has approved a $7.2 million plan to expand main campus parking capacity by...Read More
Caution advised as identify theft grows nationwide
A timely reminder at the start of this year's tax season is to always exercise extreme caution when it comes to pro...Read More
Caution advised when driving near road maintenance vehicles
The Oakland University Police Department is advising campus community members to exercise extra caution and to adhe...Read More