Butler University Police Department

  • Agency: Butler University Police Department
  • Address: 525 W. Hampton Dr., Indianapolis, 46208 IN
  • Chief: David Selby (Chief of police)
Phone: 317-940-9396​

Butler University Police Department is located at 525 W. Hampton Dr., Indianapolis, 46208 IN. The Chief of police of the department is David Selby. The Butler University Police Department phone number is 317-940-9396​.

Butler University Police Department News

Dawg Ride will not be running tonight. Please call BUPD for any needed SAFETY ESCORTS on campus. #BUSafe

Officer Mastin has one in custody... and we're afraid she's not going to give her back.


Out of hot cocoa BUT we're still giving out KIND bars, thanks for taking a break and stopping by #FinalsWeek

Need a break from finals & fuel to study? Stop by the main lobby of Atherton Union TONIGHT, inside the main doors by the bulldog, & grab a cup of Cocoa & a KIND bar from Ofc.'s Mastin and Turney, 8pm-10pm or until it runs out! #itscoldoutside #FinalsWeek

AH! The TapRide app isn't working properly right now. The Dawg Ride will be running as a shuttle to all of the stops.. or you can contact dispatch for a ride - 317-940-9396 .. Sorry about this! Here is the map: https://www.butler.edu/file/2462/download

The Dawg Ride app, TapRide, is not working currently. Tonight, the Dawg Ride WILL be running. Please call BUPD dispatch at 317-940-9396 for a ride. Thanks for your patience in this and stay tuned for updates!

Have you met our two newest Patrol Officers yet? They just graduated the academy this month and we're glad to have them back on campus! Congrats Officer Harrison and Officer Mastin!

Back row center is BUPD's own, Officer Tiffany Mastin. Please join us in congratulating them as they graduate from the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy today. Well done Officers!

Det. Mark Crawn would like to thank Sarah Diaz of BU Health Education and Outreach Programs for the opportunity to participate in the Game Changers Forum: Changing the Game on Gender-Based Abuse with Naomi Tutu. #CommunityOfCARE

BUPD Det. Crawn presented today at Vincennes University on #StartByBelieving and the commonalities between Officer responses to Trauma and Victim/Survivor responses. #BUAware #ICESA

Residential Fire Drills TODAY! Please evacuate promptly. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Dawg Alert signups - happening now on the Starbucks patio. 11-1pm. Stop by and ensure that your number is current.

Dawg Alert signups will be Thursday, August 24th from 11a-1pm on the Starbucks patio. Stop by and make sure your information is correct!

Dawg Alert signs up that were originally scheduled to be on the Starbucks Patio are postponed until Monday and Tuesday. Sorry for the inconvenience.

*Updated* Re: Stolen bike. One person was identified. If you recognize the others or see them on campus please contact BUPD at 317-940-9396 (opt. 1). #BUAware

Hinkle Parking Restrictions for tomorrow, Sat and Sun, DON'T GET TOWED! http://news.butler.edu/connection/2017/08/parking-restrictions-for-welcome-week/

Today, we mourn for two souls tragically lost. Our thoughts and prayers are with the IMPD family of Deputy Chief Jim Waters who has tragically succumbed to his injuries following a vehicle accident earlier this week. Our hearts are also heavy for the loss of Lt. Aaron Allan from the Southport Police Department Our thoughts and prayers go out to their family, friends, and fellow officers. May Lt. Allan and Deputy Chief Jim Waters rest in peace.

Props to one of our new recruits using his free time to prepare his uniforms to be inspection-ready! Go Anthony!!!

Going to be another hot one tomorrow!!!! Stay hydrated and make sure your loved ones are too, including the 4-legged kind!!!


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