Arkansas Tech University Police

  • Agency: Arkansas Tech University Police
  • Address: 1508 North Boulder Ave, Russellville, 72801 AR
  • Chief:
Phone: (479) 968-0222

Arkansas Tech University Police is located at 1508 North Boulder Ave, Russellville, 72801 AR. The Arkansas Tech University Police phone number is (479) 968-0222.

Arkansas Tech University Police News

RussVegas 1/2 Marathon is underway! Make sure to give your self some extra time if coming to campus before Noon!

Wishing everyone a happy and healthy holiday season from Public Safety! Remember to be safe and responsible! Enjoy the time with your loved ones!

Congratulations to our Officer of the Year - Jamey Tidwell, Community Officer of the Year - Ashley Phillips, and Part Time Officer of the Year - Robby Sims. Was a great time together last night at the PSafe Christmas Party! Thanks for the service you provide for ATU and Keeping Us Safe!

Sgt. Shook took home a Wineland original. Was a fantastic knife!

ATU DPS is participating in the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign... remember that if you are going to drink, drink responsibly!

Swing by the Hindsman Bell Tower 9/27/17

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Deputy Braden and the Drew County Sheriff's Office.

Congrats to Captain Pyburn for graduating from the Arkansas Leader program at the Criminal Justice Institute!

Thoughts and prayers for the law enforcement in Yell County and all others involved. #bluefamily

Thank you to Pope County 911 and all of the dispatchers out there that provide law enforcement with vital information and help keep us safe!

On Thursday we graduated another group of students from the Public Safety Students Academy (PSSA). These students went through four weeks of law enforcement training to include self defense, searches, arrest procedures, traffic stops, criminal investigation, reality based scenarios, emergency management, and the MILO simulator. If you are interested in joining the Fall 2017 session of the PSSA, inbox us to learn how!

A big thank you to the Wives of Armor for the St. Patrick's Day goodies. We are thankful to have such a great organization to support the local law enforcement!

The Women in the Workplace Luncheon today was a huge success. Thank you to Aubrey Holt and all her staff for an awesome event. It was honor to sit at the table with the key note speaker, Air National Guard Brigadier General Tamhra Hutchins-Frye. #likeagirl

Public Safety Student Academy traffic stop night

Today Captain Marcoe and Officer Pearson had the honor of being judges, along with Russellville Police Department Officers Quinn Jones and Jason Dougan, for the traffic stop competition at the Arkansas Tech Career Center for the Criminal Justice program. Watch out for these high school students to do great things in the future!

Tonight was our first session of the Spring 2017 Public Safety Student Academy. The theme for the night was search and arrest procedures, to include use of force. Did you miss the sign up deadline? It's not too late to join in on the fun... message us for more info. Next week is traffic stops and crime scenarios.

The GG Lot (in front of Chambers Cafeteria) will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday for the career fair. Please keep this in mind and plan accordingly.

Attention Students: ATU Department of Public Safety will be hosting a Student Public Safety Academy starting next Thursday (February 23rd). See link below for more information:

Don't forget to check your calenders ATU! If you missed this training opportunity on the 31st, be sure to come check it out tomorrow morning in Doc Bryan.

Traffic on North Glenwood Avenue near Tech Field (baseball) will be detoured through parking lot ZZ during the week of Monday, Feb. 6, to allow for road work in that area. Please keep this in mind while traveling on campus.

Just a reminder, today is Time Out for Tech and there will be over 1,000 extra vehicles on campus. Please anticipate parking difficulties. Public Safety will be out directing traffic this morning. We appreciate your patience.