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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.

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Man Arrested after Pointing Gun at Pizza Delivery Driver - On Thursday, October 30, 2014 at approximately 9:40 PM Worcester police responded to Boardman Street for a report of a person with a gun. Officers received information that a male pizza delivery driver was traveling on Boardman Street when a suspect pulled out a gun. Full story...

Police Investigate Robbery on Cambridge Street - On Thursday, October 30, 2014 at approximately 10:30 AM Worcester police responded to the Price Chopper located at 50 Cambridge Street for a report of a robbery. Upon arrival, officers spoke to the clerk who stated that a male suspect approached the counter and demanded cash. Full story...

Halloween Safety Tips for Kids and Adults - As kids prepare to put on their costumes and roam from house to house tomorrow tonight, parents and neighbors should keep in mind that their presence on the road and around homes requires additional caution. To help make Halloween activities safer, whether you’re going door-to-door, driving or passing out treats at home, keep these tips in mind: Full story...

Male Arrested this Afternoon Behind City Hall for Exposing Himself - On Wednesday October 29, 2014 at approximately 3:20 PM, Worcester police responded to a call for a fight behind city hall. Upon the officers arrival they were met by a male citizen. Full story...

Police Investigate a Rash of Car Break-ins - Worcester police officers are investigating a rash of car break-ins on the following streets: 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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