Public Safety

Auburn Police Department
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Every day, our police officers work diligently to protect the City of Auburn.

We are constantly monitoring the safety of our community and proactively working to address any threats through relationship building, education and community outreach. When situations arise, our trained and highly skilled officers respond in a timely manner to eradicate it as quickly as possible and protect anyone from additional harm. Everything we do is aimed at protecting and preserving the community and those who live and work here.

Auburn Police Department

Physical address:
210 South Cedar Street, First Floor City Hall, Auburn, IN 46706

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 506, Auburn, IN 46706

Call 911 in the event of an emergency
260.920.3200 Non-emergency
260.927.4811 Community Policing/Drug Tip Hotline
1.800.927.STOP (7867) Toll-free
260.920.3349 Fax

Sign Up for an APD Class

The APD periodically offers a self defense class using RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) System. Dates will be communicated when the next session is scheduled.

Download registration form

Shop with a Cop

Through the APD’s annual Shop with a Cop program, children in need (who reside in Auburn) can purchase gifts for Christmas and needed items for themselves (such as coats, hats, gloves, boots or other winter items). Additionally, all the kids are treated to a meal at a local restaurant.

Join the Police Reserve

Training the next generation of police officers is critical to the long-term vitality of our city. We have a strong Police Reserve program for those interested in a career in law enforcement.

Text 911

If you are unable to make a voice 911 call, you can type your message on your wireless phone and send it to a 911 operator.

APD Training Facility

The Auburn Police Department hosts community classes, such as RAD, CPR, first aid and fire arm safety, at its training facility. Additionally, more than 15 local, state and federal law enforcement agencies routinely use it.

APD Fees

Cash or check only (Exact change required)

Type Fee
Bike License $.50
Crash Report $10
Incident Report $6
VIN Check $5
Handgun Permit: 4-Year $10
Handgun Permit: Lifetime Current $40
Handgun Permit: Lifetime Non-Current $50


Information at Your Fingertips

Report a Tip
Report a Nuisance
Shop with a Cop
Request APD Event Support
Ask for a Home Check
Get Vehicle Accident Report
Apply for a job
File an APD officer complaint

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about Auburn Police Department programs and services? Click on link for some of the most common questions we receive.

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