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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

Police Investigate Grafton Street Shooting - On Sunday, December 4, 2016 at approximately 2:26 AM, Worcester Police responded to the area of the Mobil Station at 352 Grafton Street for a ShotSpotter activation. Full story...

WPD Vice Squad Conducting Drug Surveillance on Beacon Street Arrest 4 - On Friday, December 2, 2016, members of the WPD Vice Squad were conducting drug surveillance in the Beacon Street area. Full story...

NRT Continues Surveillance and Nab 3 More on Sycamore Street - On Friday, December 2, 2016, members of the Neighborhood Response Team (NRT) were once again concentrating their efforts in the Main South area. Full story...

Police Investigate Car Jacking - One Male Arrested - Worcester, MA (December 2, 2016) - On Friday, December 2, 2016 at approximately 9:30 AM, Worcester Police responded to the area of 5 Denny Street for what was determined to be a Car Jacking and an Armed Robbery. Upon arrival, police encountered a 57 year old female victim suffering from a laceration to her head. Full story...

Police Investigate Early Morning Stabbing - On Friday, December 02, 2016 at approximately 1:44 AM, Worcester Police responded to the area of 292 Constitution Ave for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, police met with a 33 year old male and a 18 year old female who had both been stabbed. Full story...

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