Steven M. Sargent, Chief
Our department sends our prayers and support to the friends and family of Tyre Nichols. The death of Tyre Nichols at the hands of Memphis police officers is appalling and indefensible.
Posted: Saturday 01/28/23
On January 25th 2023 at about 3:05 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to the 7-11 at 409 Park Ave for a report of an unarmed robbery.
Posted: Wednesday 01/25/23
On January 22nd 2023 at about 11:20 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to a Perry Ave address for a dispute. Officers received information that two males, identified as Hector Castillo, twenty-two-years-old of Pioneer Rd, and John Fox, thirty-five-years-old of Pioneer Rd, were threatening a resident because they wanted to take over his apartment.
Posted: Monday 01/23/23
When: Monday 01/30/23 6:30 PM
Where: Saint Bernard's Church, 236 Lincoln Street
When: Wednesday 02/01/23 4:00 PM
Where: Seabury Heights Apartments, 240 Belmont Street
When: Wednesday 02/01/23 5:30 PM
Where: Coes Pond Village, 39 First Street
When: Wednesday 02/01/23 6:00 PM
Where: 161 W. Mountain St, Worcester MA. Stratton Hill Apartment Complex
Please visit the MA Public Safety Website to locate your nearest Child Safety Seat Inspection Site.
Permits and the appropriate forms are issued by the Detail Office. There is a $5 fee for all permits (except Work Permits, which are $10) and the fee must be paid at the Record's window prior to issuance. The Record's window is open Tuesday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Please call 508-799-1853.
Choose a tow company of your choice. Call the WPD to report the tow at 508-799-8626. Please provide the plate number, VIN number, make, model and color of your vehicle, as well as the tow company who took the vehicle.
Weekends & Holidays:
Bail is to be paid via cash or Certified Bank Check ONLY.
The currently scheduled Citizens' Academy is full. Future dates will be announced as they become available. The Citizens' Academy is a group of Worcester citizens who are interested in learning more about how their police department operates and the policing challenges our city faces. Participants in each session commit to meeting for three hours one night per week, for ten weeks, to learn about each aspect of the department.
None scheduled at this time. However, at no time do the Worcester Police auction marked/unmarked cruisers, seized vehicles or motorcycles.
Speeding ticket payments are handled through the Registry of Motor Vehicles, NOT the Worcester Police Department.
Parking ticket appeals are handled through Parking Administration, City Hall Room 203, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. You may call 508-799-1069 or File an Appeal Online.
Please call the WIN office number at 508-799-8610.
Sergeant Kerry Hazelhurst is the WPD Public Information Officer. Questions can be directed to 508-799-8611.
The Special Litigation Section of the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division and the US Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts will jointly conduct this investigation. Individuals with relevant information are encouraged to contact the Department of Justice via email at email@example.com or by toll free phone at 888-221-6023. Individuals can also report civil rights violations regarding this or other matters using the Civil Rights Division's reporting portal, available at https://civilrights.justice.gov.
Citizens can now gain access to neighborhood-level crime incident data in near real time through our online partner, CrimeReports.com.
The WPD Diversity Officer is in charge of recruitment, retention, equity and inclusion, bridging the gaps between the City of Worcester and the Worcester Police Department.