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University Police

For emergencies, please call 706-507-8911.

For non emergencies, please call 706-568-2022.

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Rave Guardian is a free mobile app that provides students, faculty and staff with a direct connection to campus police so that everyone can easily communicate all their safety needs. Its easy-to-use features help you stay safe every day and enable us to provide better protection for you.

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About Us

The CSU Police Department is a fully authorized state police agency, providing both police and security services to both the Main and RiverPark campuses. The Department collaborates regularly with the city of Columbus Police Department and other regional law enforcement agencies.

The Department utilizes a philosophy of community policing that integrates crime prevention, problem resolution, and community involvement to provide the support and service deserved by CSU guests, students, and employees.

Headquarters for CSU Police is located next to the Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center, on the corner of College Drive and East Lindsey Drive. Officers also work from a police station on the CSU RiverPark campus in downtown Columbus.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Columbus State University Police Department is to provide a safe and secure environment by being forward-thinking and through proactive modern-day police practices and victim-centered care for its community.

Vision Statement

To provide a safe campus for our campus community with courage, integrity, and professionalism.

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