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Our Mission-Austin Peay State University Campus Police



The mission of Austin Peay State University Police Department is o efficiently provide quality police and custmer service to our students, faculty/staff, and visitors by promoting a safe enviroment through police and community partnership.  We pride ourselves by working together with the university community to enhance a peaceful quality of life where people can live, visit, and work safety without fear, with an emphasis on mutual trust, integrity, fairness, and professionalism.



The Austin Peay State University Police Department will exist to preserve liberty, enhance the safety of our community and defend human dignity. We will be an organization in which each officer embraces integrity as the foundation in which our college/community trust is built.

Our communication with the public will be direct, open, and respectful. We will value our differences, recognizing that there is strength in both. Our goal is excellence and we will not accept anything less.



  • Loyalty
  • Duty 
  • Respect
  • Selfless Service
  • Honor
  • Intergrity
  • Personal Courage