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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

Woman Hurt Crossing Belmont Street after Hit by MV that Fled Scene - On Friday, February 5, 2016 at approximately 8:44 AM, Worcester Police responded to 197 Belmont Street for a pedestrian and motor vehicle hit and run accident. Full story...

Two Suspects Arrested for Armed Robbery and Extortion, Police Look for Third Suspect - On January 9, 2016 Worcester police responded to a disturbance call on Regent Street. Officers at the scene were approached by a 22-year-old male. Full story...

Second Arrest Made in Connection with the Theft of Skeletal Remains at Hope Cemetery - On Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Worcester police detectives assisted Bridgeport police while conducting a drug investigation and subsequently recovered human remains in the dwelling of Mr. Felix Delgado. Worcester police detectives believe that the remains in the dwelling could possibly be linked to the theft of skeletal remains from two mausoleums in Hope Cemetery, Worcester. Full story...

Cab Driver Stable after being Shot During Robbery Attempt - On Monday, February 1, 2016 at approximately 10:11 PM, Worcester police responded to Stockton Street by Vernon Street for a report of a cab driver that was shot. Full story...

WPD Investigating Two Separate Armed Robberies of Livery Drivers - On Saturday, January 30, 2016 at approximately 12:58 AM, a Worcester police officer responded to the corner of Main and Clement Streets for a report of a livery driver robbery. Full story...

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