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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

Police Investigate Home Invasion of Elderly Man - On Monday, October 20, 2014, 2:40 AM Worcester police were called to Mill Street for a report of a male who had been sprayed in the face with content from an aerosol can. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who was identified as a 70-year-old male. The victim stated that he was sleeping at his home when he saw two men in his living room. Full story...

Police Investigate Armed Robbery of Liquor Store - On October 19, 2014 at approximately 11:00 AM several Worcester police units were dispatched to 129 Shrewsbury Street (East Side Liquors) for an armed robbery. An employee was preparing to open the business when the armed robbery occurred. Full story...

Arrest Made in Stabbing at Union Station - On Saturday, October 18, 2014 at approximately 12:47 AM Worcester police were called to Union Station for a report of a stabbing. A detailed description was broadcasted over the police radio of a male suspect who was accompanied by a female. Full story...

Police Investigate Stabbing on Southgate Street - On Friday, October 17, 2014 at approximately 11:08 PM Worcester police were dispatched to an apartment on Southgate Street for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officer spoke with a 35-year-old male who was stabbed in the abdomen and the face. Full story...

Police Investigate Shooting on Ward Street - On Friday, October 17, 2014 at approximately 10:00 PM Worcester police were dispatched to Ward Street for a report of gunshots. In the meantime, police received a call that a gunshot victim was located on Endicott Street near Millbury Street. 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 http://www.alsa.org/
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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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