Message from the Police Chief

Chief Anita Allen

On behalf of the dedicated men and women of the Albany State University Police Department, I would like to extend a warm welcome to all faculty, staff, students, and visitors to Albany State University. It is my privilege to introduce you to one of the most esteemed police departments within the University Systems of Georgia, the Albany State University Police Department. 

Albany State University Police Department supports the mission and guiding principles of Albany State University by actively fostering a safe and secure higher education environment. We are devoted to serving you with professionalism, integrity, and utmost transparency. We recognize the significant responsibility of safeguarding the future’s most valuable asset: our students.

Our vision is to excel as a leading campus law enforcement agency by deploying innovative industry standards for security and policing strategies. We are committed to equipping students, faculty, staff, and the campus community with the best systems, practices, and networks to achieve the highest quality of safety standards. We will continue to cultivate collaborative partnerships and implement innovative solutions aimed at enhancing the quality of life within our campus community. Our efforts will boost awareness and preparedness for campus safety by implementing safe campus initiatives, fostering strategic partnerships, and expanding professional development opportunities.

I encourage you to take a few moments to explore the valuable information available here on the Albany State University website regarding our department resources, operations, the services we offer, and our mission to protect and serve our campus community. 

Anita Allen
Chief of Police

Admin Staff Office Hours Office Location Contact Information
Monday - Friday Albany State University
Police Department
Telephone: (229) 430-4711
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 504 College Drive Fax: (229) 500-4922
  Albany, GA 31705 E-mail Address: