Authority & Jurisdiction
Bacone College has its own campus police department, which has the same authority and arrest powers as a municipal police department. Each officer is duly sworn and commissioned in accordance with Oklahoma state law and peace officer training standards and may enforce both criminal laws and the rules and regulations of Bacone College.
The Bacone Substation of the Muskogee County Sheriff's Office is located on Bacone College's campus. The Sheriff's Office provides investigation and support services to the Bacone College Campus Police Department. Each deputy is duly sworn and commissioned in accordance with Oklahoma state law and peace officer training standards.
You can learn more about our campus policing by reading our annual Clery Act disclosure statement.