About the Emory Police Department

The Police Department (EPD) provides security and police patrol services to the Emory community on three campuses: Atlanta, Midtown, and Oxford. EPD provides specialized services including community relations, criminal investigations, and crime prevention to the Atlanta, Midtown, and Oxford campuses and to some of Emory's satellite locations. EPD employs sworn and non-sworn personnel to fulfill the department's applicable missions, visions, and values:

  • the mission of the Police Department: "It is the Mission of the Emory Police Department to provide professional police services in partnership with the community we serve" and
  • the Emory University Vision, Mission, and Ethical Principles.

Sworn and Non-Sworn Patrol

Sworn Law Enforcement Patrol

EPD provides sworn law enforcement patrol services to the Atlanta Campus, the Midtown Campus, and to the Oxford College Campus.

Non-Sworn Security Patrol

EPD provides non-sworn security patrols on the Atlanta Campus and within the Emory University libraries.

Specialized Services

The Police Department has several specialized sections that provide services to the public and to other members of the Police Department. These services include investigative, outreach, and support roles.