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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

Two Men Assaulted in Failed Armed Robbery Attempt - On Thursday, May 21, 2015 at approximately 3:36 AM, Worcester Police responded to 35 Major Taylor BLVD for a report of an attempted armed robbery. Full story...

Man Arrested on Home Invasion Warrant Linked to Honey Farms Robbery - On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at approximately 9:45 PM, A Worcester Police Detective on May Street located and arrested Michael Harris, 39-years-old of 1 Michael Drive, Grafton. Full story...

Man Arrested after Threatening Work Crew with Pick Axe - On Monday, May 18, 2015 a Worcester police officer was working a private construction detail on William Street. Full story...

Man Arrested after Officer on Bike Patrol Encounters Robbery - On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, a Worcester police officer on the departments newly formed bicycle patrol was in the main south area of the city conducting routine patrol. Full story...

25 Year Old Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident on Salisbury St. - On Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at approximately 2:30 AM, Worcester Police responded to the area of 264 Salisbury Street for a report of a single motorcycle accident. Full story...

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