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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

Livery Driver Robbed at Gunpoint - On February 8, 2016 at approximately 9:00 PM Worcester police responded to a report of an armed robbery involving a livery driver. Officers met with a 29-year-old female livery driver who reported that she was called to Mendon Street where she picked up three males. One of the males held the livery driver at gunpoint and demanded money. The men took an Full story...

Police Investigate Home Invasion on Chester Street - On Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 11:10 AM Worcester police received a report of a Home Invasion at a dwelling on Chester Street. Upon arrival, officers met with a 21-year-old male and 27-year-old female. The victims reported that three male suspects knocked at the door and forced their way into the home when the door opened. Full story...

Worcester Man Arrested by Gang Unit on Warrant Facing Additional Gun Charges - On Friday, February 5, 2016 at approximately 11:00 AM, members of the Worcester Police Gang Unit responded to 598 Franklin Street, the home of 24-year-old Hector Pineiro. Full story...

Woman Hurt Crossing Belmont Street after Hit by MV that Fled Scene - On Friday, February 5, 2016 at approximately 8:44 AM, Worcester Police responded to 197 Belmont Street for a pedestrian and motor vehicle hit and run accident. Full story...

Two Suspects Arrested for Armed Robbery and Extortion, Police Look for Third Suspect - On January 9, 2016 Worcester police responded to a disturbance call on Regent Street. Officers at the scene were approached by a 22-year-old male. Full story...

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