Mission Statement

The mission of the Auburn Police Department is to be a model of excellence in policing by working in partnership with the community and others.

To fight crime and the fear of crime, enforce laws while safeguarding the constitutional rights of all people, provide quality services to all our residents and visitors.

Create a work environment in which we recruit, train, and develop an exceptional team of employees.


We, the members of the Auburn Police Department, are committed to excellence in law enforcement and are dedicated to the citizens and the diversity of our community.

We are committed to serving the community while protecting the rights of each and every citizen. Our mission statement and core values serve as guides for the work we do every day to protect those who live and work within the city.


We conduct ourselves with uncompromised honesty, honor, and ethics.

We acknowledge and recognize the value, worth, and rights of our citizens.

We serve our community in an unbiased and impartial manner imparting equal protection to all under the law.

We are accountable to ourselves and the public for the quality of our service and we shall continually improve ourselves, department, and community relations.

We entrust and demand our members to lead ethically and responsibly within the organization and within the community we serve.

Contact Us

If you have an Emergency please dial 911

The Auburn Police Department is located in the City Hall building at 324 W. Jefferson Street.

You can contact the police department and leave a message for an officer or the general voice mailbox at (217) 438-3351. For non-emergency police, fire, or rescue, dial (217) 753-6666. Have a question or comment? Please use our convenient contact form below.