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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

Suspect of Gun Call Crashed Motorcycle Trying to Flee from Police - On Sunday, August 30, 2015 at approximately 3:21 AM, Worcester Police responded to a call of a male with a gun on Dixon Avenue North. Full story...

Man in Serious Condition after Motorcycle Crash - On Friday, August 28, 2015 at approximately 8:20 PM Worcester police were called to the vicinity of 100 West Boylston Street for a report of a motor vehicle vs. motorcycle crash. Upon arrival, officers observed the operator on the ground being treated by paramedics. The operator of motorcycle was identified as a 33-year-old male from Dudley. The male is currently listed in serious condition Full story...

Accident Reconstruction Team Investigate Motor Vehicle vs Bicycle Accident - On Saturday, August 29, 2015 at approximately 2:50 PM officers were dispatched to the area of Murray Avenue and Piedmont Street for a report of a motor vehicle vs. bicycle crash. Upon arrival officers located the male bicyclist who was unconscious but breathing. The male was rushed to a local hospital and is listed in serious condition. The male is unable Full story...

Read Police Chief Gary J. Gemme’s full Response to Worcester Telegram Reporter Brad Petrishen Regarding the SWAT Entry at 17 Hillside Avenue - “The after-action reports filed in the case contradict other media reports regarding the Massachusetts State Police search warrant that our SWAT Team was called to assist with the entry of 17 Hillside Ave. apartment 3. Full story...

Officers on Routine Patrol Arrest Three Teens for Gun Possession - On Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at approximately 5:40 PM, two Worcester police officers assigned to the Operations Division were on routine patrol operating a marked police cruiser. Full story...

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The WPD reaches out to the public through this website and the use of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. We urge you to stay informed through these various outlets for the most up to date information. Learn more...

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