The murder of George Floyd sparked a robust and meaningful conversation about reforming policing around the nation and world. The Burlington Police Department is committed to being a part of that conversation and stands with our community.
The Burlington Police Department needs your help in identifying these persons of interest in crimes against the community. If you recognize any of these individuals, please contact us.
The Community Academy is a chance for citizens to get an inside look at how the BPD works. You will learn how to collect evidence, use Radar guns, hear from Chief Smythe, and drive a patrol vehicle. The next session begins March 17th.
The Burlington Police Department wants to remind everyone to lock their vehicles when they are parked. Remember to take or hide your belongings and take your keys. These are great ways to avoid being the victim of vehicle break-ins.
After multiple community meetings, the department has published its 2019-2021 Strategic Plan. Please take time to review the plan and see where we plan to go in the coming years.
The department is always looking for individuals who are eager to serve in their community. If you are interested in joining our team, you can apply here.
If you have any information regarding criminal activity, please contact Crimestoppers. It is completely anonymous, and you may receive a cash reward!
Every Friday, the BPD release their most wanted individuals list. If you have any information regarding these offenders, please contact us.
We are providing some tips on how to avoid becoming a victim of various crimes. We cover scams and how to avoid them, ways to prevent being a victim of theft from your vehicle, and more.
The BPD is seeking information from the community to help in these ongoing homicide investigations. If you have any information, please contact Crimestoppers or use our non-emergency number.
We offer a ride-along program to Burlington residents. The program allows citizens to accompany patrol officers while on duty so they may get a glimpse into what it is like to patrol the City of Burlington.