Patrol Section

The Patrol Section Commander is Assistant Chief Cedric Anderson. His office is located in the Police building, 141 N. Ross Street. He may be contacted by phone @ 334-501-3150. He is assisted by Shift Commanders; Matt Coffey, Tyrone Guice, Daniel Humphries, and Joseph Morris. The Patrol Section is staffed by approximately 80 officers and is responsible for patrolling neighborhoods, residential and business areas, and the Campus of Auburn University.

The Patrol Section's Police Vehicles utilize mobile computing. Motorcycles, Bicycles, and motorized electric vehicles are also used to patrol the Police jurisdiction of the City of Auburn and the Campus of Auburn University.

The Patrol Section coordinates and provides staff for functions requiring Police security including but not limited to University sporting events, School functions, and private events. Those requesting these services or requesting to speak with or to leave a message for a specific officer should do so by calling 334-501-3150.

The Patrol Section also staffs a traffic unit dedicated to addressing traffic concerns in residential areas, business districts, and school zones. Those with traffic concerns and requests for extra patrol should contact 334-501-3150.

Assistant Chief Anderson is also responsible for managing the Narcotics Detective Section of the Police Division. He is assisted by Capt. Scott Mingus, who oversees the daily operations of the two narcotics detectives and two detective sergeants.