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

  • Basic Handgun Safety & Shooting Fundamentals:
    June 14 and July 19
  • Intermediate Handgun Training: August 16

Visit our Facebook Events tab for upcoming gun safety and self-defense classes.

RAD Self-Defense Class for Women

The APD offers a self-defense course for women. This four-session course teaches the RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) System of awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance. Women learn realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques. Certified RAD instructors teach the course. The next four-week session is Nov. 5, 12, 19 and 26.  Find more information on the city’s Facebook Events tab. Or you can contact us for more information.

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

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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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