About the Public Safety Division

The Public Safety Division was established in 1973 to provide professional law enforcement for Augusta University. Today, the division provides the following services:

  • Law Enforcement and Physical Security
  • Contractor Badging and Key Control


The men and women of the Public Safety Division are dedicated to service excellence through partnerships that reduce crime, create a safe and secure community environment in which the Augusta University may achieve its mission of education, research, and patient care. The Division is committed to delivering quality service to our community in an effective, responsive and professional manner.


The Public Safety Division reports to the Office of the Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration. Public Safety is composed of an Administration Section, the Augusta University Police Department, and Contractor Badging & Key Control.

  • PSD Administration provides leadership, logistical and operational support to facilitate divisional services to meet the needs of the Augusta University Community.

  • Augusta University Police Department is a State of Georgia Certified Law Enforcement Agency, responsible for law enforcement and physical security services for the Augusta University.
  • Contractor Badging & Key Control is responsible for issuing Contractor ID Badges and keys.

For more information...

...on Public Safety and the services provided by the Division, go to our pages by clicking the links in the left sidenav.