Worcester, MA

Police

Police Department Patch

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

Elderly Man Dies in Van when Wheelchair Falls Back - On Monday, July 28, 2014 at approximately 3:47 PM, Worcester Police received a call from a driver of a chair van stating that an elderly male siting in a wheelchair inside the van flipped backwards. Full story...

WPD Warn Against Landscaping Service Scam - Worcester Police are warning against landscaping service scammers that are targeting homeowners in the city. Full story...

Lowell Man Facing Several Firearms Charges After Threatening Female Victim - On Saturday, July 26, 2014, at approximately 1:00 AM Worcester Police were called to an apartment in Plumley Village for a report of a domestic disturbance involving a gun. Full story...

Man Arrested After Pointing a Replica Gun at Two Teens - On Saturday, July 16, 2014 at approximately 2:45 PM, a Worcester Police officer was sent to a Cargill Avenue apartment to investigate a report of a past assault involving a handgun. Full story...

Man Arrested After Robbing Female Victim at Union Station - On Monday, July 28, 2014 at approximately 2:00 AM Worcester Police responded to the back of Union Station for a report of an unarmed robbery. Full story...

View All Press Releases...

Multimedia

Summer Impact Program WCRN

Summer Impact begins tonight...an additional 18 officers will be added from 6 p.m. -2 a.m. Wednesday nights to Sunday mornings. Hanks Stolz of WCRN radio int...
Views: 210
0 ratings
Time: 09:52 More in Education

Chief Gemme on WCRN Radio

Chief Gary Gemme talks with Hank Stolz about the President's Visit to Worcester on WCRN.
Views: 94
0 ratings
Time: 08:54 More in Education

View All Videos...

Stay Informed

The WPD reaches out to the public through this website and the use of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. We urge you to stay informed through these various outlets for the most up to date information. Learn more...

What You Need to Know
Anonymous Crime Tips

What types of crimes can I submit?

Find Out the Answer!

More Q & A...
© 2014 | Copyright City of Worcester, MA | All Rights Reserved.