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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 Complaint Line at (508) 799-8606. Emails are checked periodically; please do not use email to report an ongoing incident.

Press Releases

WPD Detectives Investigating Suspicious Couple at Ward St. Bus Stop - On Monday, September 15, 2014 a Worcester police officer responded to a call to meet with a woman with regard to an incident involving her 11-year-old daughter. Full story...

Police Investigate after Fatal Fall from Garage - On Monday, September, 15, 2014 at approximately 11:33 PM Worcester police were called to the parking garage located at 90 Thomas Street for a report of a male who possibly fell from the building and appeared to be deceased. Upon arrival, officers found a 19-year-old male unresponsive on the ground (on the Thomas Street side of the garage). Full story...

Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Smoke Shop - On Sunday, September 14, 2014 at approximately 11:53 AM Worcester Police were dispatched to Jay's Smoke Shop located at 83 Maywood Street for a report of a commercial armed robbery. Full story...

UPDATE: Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed at Knifepoint-Arrests Made - On Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at approximately 11:00 PM Worcester Police were dispatched to Scott Street for a report of an armed robbery involving a pizza delivery driver. Full story...

Vice Squad Raid Nets Guns and Drugs From Coral Street Apartment - On Friday, September 12, 2014, members of the WPD Vice Squad executed a search warrant for an apartment located at 33 Coral Street, the home of 21-year-old Roger Rossignol. Full story...

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Chief Gary Gemme Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Police Chief Gary Gemme takes the Ice Bucket Challenge...check it out. #ALS #IceBucketChallenge #StrikeOutALS
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Gang Camp 2014-Field Day

This year, three hundred local youngsters took part in the WPD G.A.N.G summer program. The program is designed to focus on gang prevention and intervention. ...
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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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