News & Announcements

Posted on: July 17, 2018

How to Make a Successful 911 Call


The department frequently gives the community a glimpse into the workings of the BPD. In this most recent episode, Officer Harris-Stewart covers how to make a successful 911 call.

Go Inside the BPD to find out what you should do. Police News
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Citizens' Academy


The Citizens' 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 the Chief, drive a patrol vehicle, and more. Registration is open for the Fall 2018 class.

Space is limited, so apply now. Police News
Posted on: June 28, 2018



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. If you are interested in going on a ride-along

Apply here Police News
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Join Our Team

join our team

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.

How to apply Police News
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Burlington PD Most Wanted

Most Wanted

The department provides weekly updates to the top 10 most wanted individuals in the city. Follow the link below to read more about our most wanted and to see who is on the list this week.

The Burlington Police Department appreciates the community’s assistance in locating wanted individuals.  These persons are believed to reside in or frequent the Burlington area. All of these individuals are wanted on felony charges and/or probati...

See the list

This week's most wanted... Police News