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Official page of the Ohio University Police Department. *Not monitored in real time.* Ohio University Police Department 135 Scott Quadrangle Athens, OH 45701 24HR Dispatch: (740) 593-1911

It’s National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week so please join us in thanking our communication officers, who work ti...
04/15/2020

It’s National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week so please join us in thanking our communication officers, who work tirelessly to answer your calls and keep us all safe!

Don’t let our masks and distance fool you... we’re still here for everyone! We’re doing our part to help #FlattenTheCurv...
04/09/2020

Don’t let our masks and distance fool you... we’re still here for everyone! We’re doing our part to help #FlattenTheCurve and you should too. We’re #InThisTogetherOhio!

Please see the attached statement regarding a protest incident today on the @ohiou Athens campus.
02/17/2020

Please see the attached statement regarding a protest incident today on the @ohiou Athens campus.

Take a moment to read this statement from @ohiou Chief Powers and @CityofAthensOH Chief Pyle about an exciting Black His...
02/14/2020

Take a moment to read this statement from @ohiou Chief Powers and @CityofAthensOH Chief Pyle about an exciting Black History month event sponsored by @AthensCitySD this coming Tuesday! @OU_AthensJPAC

Crime Alert: Wanted for Rape - Please see the alert at the link below. If you have information that may be relevant to t...
10/31/2019
Crime Alert 191019 | Ohio University

Crime Alert: Wanted for Rape - Please see the alert at the link below. If you have information that may be relevant to this case please contact OUPD by calling 740-593-1911.

https://www.ohio.edu/police/crime-alerts/191019

On October 30, 2019 at 8:13 p.m., the Ohio University Police Department received a report from the hospital of a rape that occurred in the early morning hours on October 27, 2019. A female victim reported to a nurse that she was at a house party at an unknown location, felt dizzy, and next remembere...

Congratulations to Brenda Brown, who recently completed our Poker Chip Challenge! We have plenty of display cases, so ke...
10/25/2019

Congratulations to Brenda Brown, who recently completed our Poker Chip Challenge! We have plenty of display cases, so keep collecting those chips! Everyone who collects the set gets a free case!

Congratulations to Walter Milhoan, who recently became the latest person to complete our Poker Chip Challenge and win a ...
10/12/2019

Congratulations to Walter Milhoan, who recently became the latest person to complete our Poker Chip Challenge and win a free display case! Most of us will be working this weekend so come out, enjoy homecoming @ohiou and take advantage of the chance to collect poker chips!

Please see the attached statement regarding an unsubstantiated report of an active shooter at Bromley Hall in the early ...
10/03/2019

Please see the attached statement regarding an unsubstantiated report of an active shooter at Bromley Hall in the early hours of this morning. Although there was no active shooter, we commend the caller for reporting the concerning circumstances. @ohiou

Casey Hall-Jones just became the third person to collect all of our poker chips and receive a free display case! We have...
10/02/2019

Casey Hall-Jones just became the third person to collect all of our poker chips and receive a free display case! We have plenty more display cases for anyone who collects the full set! Follow the link for a list of officers to track your progress. http://ow.ly/16Hu30pEuUq

Congratulations to Sarah Murphy, who became the second person to complete the Poker Chip Challenge and receive a free di...
10/01/2019

Congratulations to Sarah Murphy, who became the second person to complete the Poker Chip Challenge and receive a free display case! Bonus points for collecting both K9 Officer ball cards also!

Congratulations @KurtzQuentin for being first to collect all of our poker chips and earn a free display case! We have mo...
09/25/2019

Congratulations @KurtzQuentin for being first to collect all of our poker chips and earn a free display case! We have more display cases for any other people or groups who collect the complete set of chips!

09/21/2019
Start by Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process

The documentary “Start by Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process” is now available online at our YouTube channel! Hear about survivor Brie’s story and the survivor-centered investigative process used by OUPD:
youtu.be/RZ9RBTJbPVI

@OUSAP @SBB_EVAWintl @ohiou

With the help of one brave student survivor, Brie Sivy, “Start by Believing” – first brought to campus by the Ohio University Police Department (OUPD) and th...

Join @oupolice and @OUSAP in just 4 hours for the Start By Believing documentary at the @AthenaCinema . Learn more about...
09/19/2019
START BY BELIEVING: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process

Join @oupolice and @OUSAP in just 4 hours for the Start By Believing documentary at the @AthenaCinema . Learn more about supporting sexual assault survivors and the importance of believing those who have the courage to share their story!http://ow.ly/10LW50wdMlf

With the help of one brave student survivor, Brie Sivy, “Start by Believing” – first brought to campus by the Ohio University Police Department (OUPD) and the Survivor Advocacy Program (SAP) – is g…

Learn more about survivor-centered investigations and @OUSAP by attending the Start By Believing documentary tonight, 7 ...
09/19/2019
START BY BELIEVING: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process

Learn more about survivor-centered investigations and @OUSAP by attending the Start By Believing documentary tonight, 7 pm, at the @AthenaCinema . It's free and an important opportunity to learn more about supporting survivors of sexual assault!
http://ow.ly/86BP50wdM7u

With the help of one brave student survivor, Brie Sivy, “Start by Believing” – first brought to campus by the Ohio University Police Department (OUPD) and the Survivor Advocacy Program (SAP) – is g…

We are excited to partner with @OUSAP in presenting the Start By Believing documentary tomorrow night at 7 pm at the @At...
09/18/2019
START BY BELIEVING: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process

We are excited to partner with @OUSAP in presenting the Start By Believing documentary tomorrow night at 7 pm at the @AthenaCinema . Check out the link below and plan to attend!
http://ow.ly/fGhr50wdLYP

With the help of one brave student survivor, Brie Sivy, “Start by Believing” – first brought to campus by the Ohio University Police Department (OUPD) and the Survivor Advocacy Program (SAP) – is g…

The @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks is starting now outside the fourth floor of Baker Center. Stop by before 7 pm for f...
09/18/2019

The @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks is starting now outside the fourth floor of Baker Center. Stop by before 7 pm for free food and great conversation with local law enforcement and the community we serve!

Don't forget the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks starts at 5 pm tonight outside the fourth floor of Baker Center. Stop ...
09/18/2019

Don't forget the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks starts at 5 pm tonight outside the fourth floor of Baker Center. Stop by for free food and conversation with community members and local law enforcement!

Don't forget the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks from 5 - 7 pm this evening outside Baker Center (4th floor). A great o...
09/18/2019

Don't forget the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks from 5 - 7 pm this evening outside Baker Center (4th floor). A great opportunity for informal interaction with local law enforcement (plus free food)!

Be sure to stop by the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks tomorrow from 5 - 7 pm on Park Place outside Baker Center. Free ...
09/17/2019

Be sure to stop by the @OU_AthensJPAC BBQ on the Bricks tomorrow from 5 - 7 pm on Park Place outside Baker Center. Free food, music, and conversation with local law enforcement. And a great chance to collect poker chips from @oupolice !

09/11/2019

Our first "Coffee With A Cop" is starting in half an hour in the Front Room at Baker Center. Stop by and say hi, and enjoy some free coffee and conversation!

09/11/2019

Our first "Coffee with a Cop" this school year is tomorrow morning, September 11, from 9 - 11 a.m. in the Front Room at Baker Center. Stop by for a chance to chat with local law enforcement officers. It's also a chance to collect more poker chips for the Poker Chip Challenge!

09/10/2019

Our annual Department Recognition Ceremony is starting in Walter Rotunda in just half an hour. Stop by to learn more about @oupolice!

09/10/2019

Don't forget our annual Department Recognition Ceremony begins at 7 p.m. tonight in Walter Rotunda! Everyone is invited to attend and learn more about our department. It's also a great opportunity to start collecting poker chips for the Poker Chip Challenge!

09/09/2019

Don’t forget OUPD’s annual Department Recognition Ceremony is tomorrow—Tuesday, September 10, at 7 p.m. in the Walter Rotunda. We’ll be recognizing officers, as well as community members. The event is free, open to the public, and includes refreshments!

09/09/2019

OUPD continues to investigate the unattended death that occurred at Wilson Hall. At this time, we have no reason to suspect foul play and we continue to believe there is no ongoing threat to the community.

Please see the attached statement regarding an unattended death investigation underway in Wilson Hall on the Athens camp...
09/08/2019

Please see the attached statement regarding an unattended death investigation underway in Wilson Hall on the Athens campus. We do not believe the death represents an ongoing threat to the community at this time.

09/07/2019

Crime Alert: Wanted for Rape - Please see the alert at the link below. If you have information that may be relevant to this case please contact OUPD by calling 740-593-1911 or by using the new Bobcat Safe app. https://www.ohio.edu/police/crime-alerts/190774

We are excited to announce our newest community engagement initiative: The Poker Chip Challenge! Every officer has a sup...
09/07/2019

We are excited to announce our newest community engagement initiative: The Poker Chip Challenge! Every officer has a supply of poker chips containing their name and badge number. Collect a chip from every officer and we'll give you a display case for them! (1/2)

Don’t forget about the CATS Late Night Shuttle Service if you are by yourself. You can also download the Bobcat Safe app...
09/05/2019
Night & Weekend Campus Shuttles (CATS Late Night) | Ohio University

Don’t forget about the CATS Late Night Shuttle Service if you are by yourself. You can also download the Bobcat Safe app for Android or Twitter, which includes features like Friend Walk, Support Resources, Safety Notifications and more. https://www.ohio.edu/transportation-parking/transit-services/night-weekend-campus-transit-cats-late-night

CATS Late Night services campus locations & up to 2 miles driving distance from the center of campus (Baker University Center).

09/05/2019

2 armed robberies just occurred on the Athens campus. Suspect is a white male, 5’7” - 5’8” armed with a silver pistol who fled in an older, 4 door sedan. Incidents occurred on N. McKinley at Pickering and Shaffer at Union. Use caution if walking alone.

OUPD has a variety of community engagement events scheduled for this month, beginning with our sixth annual Department R...
09/03/2019

OUPD has a variety of community engagement events scheduled for this month, beginning with our sixth annual Department Recognition Ceremony on September 10 at 7 p.m. in Walter Rotunda. The public is invited, so plan to attend and learn more about what we do!

08/28/2019

The person we were seeking earlier has been located and is safe. Thanks to everyone who shared our post and helped us find him.

Grab a cup of coffee from one of 16 participating local businesses and follow the link on the sleeve to learn more about...
08/23/2019

Grab a cup of coffee from one of 16 participating local businesses and follow the link on the sleeve to learn more about #StartByBelieving @ohiou , a shared initiative between @oupolice and @OUSAP !

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