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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

Arrest Made in Stabbing Incident at an Apartment on Grafton Street - On Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at approximately 3:00 AM Worcester police were dispatched to a dwelling on Grafton Street for a report of a stabbing. When officers arrived at the scene, the 38-year-old female victim approached them pointing to a man identified as 22-year-old Romeo Paasewe. Full story...

Police Investigate Stabbing Outside of La Raza Night Club - On July 20, 2014 at approximately 12:40 AM Worcester police were called to St. Vincent Hospital Emergency Room for a report of a stabbing victim. During the investigation, police learned that the 22 year-old male victim was stabbed during a fight outside of La Raza on Cambridge Street. Full story...

Man Caught Stealing Manhole Covers on Nicholas Ave - On Monday, July 21, 2014 at approximately 11:00 AM, an officer was operating a marked cruiser on Saint Nicholas Avenue when he observed a man lifting a manhole cover into a blue Subaru. Full story...

Three Teens Arrested After Home Invasion on Seymour Street - On Saturday, July 19, 2014, at approximately 1:50 AM Worcester Police were called to a three-decker on Seymour Street for a report of a Home Invasion. Full story...

Man Arrested After Home Invasion and Kidnapping of His Child and Child’s Mother - On Sunday, July 20, 2014 at approximately 1:45 PM, Worcester Police responded to a Chandler Street apartment building for a report of a kidnapping. Full story...

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Summer Impact Program WCRN

Summer Impact begins additional 18 officers will be added from 6 p.m. -2 a.m. Wednesday nights to Sunday mornings. Hanks Stolz of WCRN radio int...
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Chief Gemme on WCRN Radio

Chief Gary Gemme talks with Hank Stolz about the President's Visit to Worcester on WCRN.
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