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All police service on The Ohio State University properties campus is provided by the University Police Division.

There has been a form of police service on the Columbus campus since the first watchman's equipment was acquired in 1889. As an important element of the academic community, officers are committed to providing a service for students, faculty, staff and visitors. A safe environment in which to study, learn, teach and perform research is fundamental to the success of these endeavors.

University Police personnel are highly trained, proud professionals dedicated to serving the Ohio State Community.