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In providing the citizens of the City of Worcester a safer community, the dedication and commitment of the men and women of the Worcester Police Department is unmatched. It is our mission to promote the highest level of public safety and quality of life, through exceptional police services to city residents, businesses and visitors. Aiding in this effort, the WPD is enhancing its use of social media and integrating Web 2.0 tools in order to connect and communicate directly with the public. By reaching out in these new ways, the department can interact with a large and diverse audience. View WPD's Social Media!

To report an ongoing incident, Dial 911 if an emergency or call the non-emergency Line at (508) 799-8600. Emails are checked periodically; please do not use email to report an ongoing incident.

Press Releases

Accident Reconstruction Team Arrest Man for OUI Drugs After He Crashes Into a Utility Truck - On Sunday, August 2, 2015 at approximately 7:30 PM a Worcester Police officer was working detail in the area of 710 Grafton Street where NStar Gas Company was making an emergency repair. Full story...

Three Arrested for Beating Man with Baseball Bat - On Monday, July 27, 2015 police were called to the corner of Providence Street and Upsala Street for a report of a male bleeding on the ground. Upon arrival, officers observed a 23-year-old of Worcester bleeding from his head, mouth and hands. The male was treated for non-life threatening injuries. Full story...

Update on Pennywise Market Death Investigation - The following is a statement from Chief Gary J. Gemme: Full story...

Update: Man that Caused Destruction inside Pennywise Market Dies - The man that went on a rampage inside the Pennywise Market yesterday afternoon has passed away at St. Vincent Hospital at approximately 3:30 AM this morning. Full story...

Man in Critical Condition after Causing Destruction inside Pennywise Market - On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at approximately 12:33 PM, Worcester Police responded to 3 May Street, the Pennywise market for a report of a male “tearing up the store.” Full story...

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