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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

WPD Vice Prostitution Sting Continues to Make More Arrests - Members of the WPD Vice Squad continue to combat prostitution activities in the Main South area. Full story...

Alert Neighbors Call WPD on Man Breaking into a Wayside Road Home - On Friday, September 30, 2016 at approximately 12:50 PM, Worcester Police responded to a Wayside home for a report of a breaking and entering in progress. Full story...

Local Man Assaults 3 Year Old Nephew While In Charge of His Care - On Thursday, September 29, 2016 at approximately 3:21 PM, Worcester Police responded to a Lincoln Village apartment with regard to a male that called police dispatchers stating that he just killed his 3 year old nephew. Full story...

Decoy Undercover Female Officer Nabs 4 During Morning Prostitution Sting - On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Members of the WPD Vice Squad conducted another prostitution sting operation. Full story...

WPD Receives Federal Grant for Anti-Gang Initiative - The Worcester Police Department has received a major grant from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency in the amount of $327,312 for Comprehensive Anti-Gang Strategies and Programs. Under the program, the department along with our community partners will use a multidimensional approach that focuses on prevention, intervention and targeted gang enforcement Full story...

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