Calling 911 is the community's primary method of reporting crimes. Visit how to use 911 for more information on what information to provide and how to teach kids to use it properly. You can also report a crime by calling our non-emergency number at (336) 229-3500.
The Burlington Police Department is seeking help from the community. Please view our Most Wanted and Help ID pages to see if you recognize any of the individuals there. They are persons of interest in ongoing investigations or wanted by the department for various charges. We also have an Unsolved Homicides page, please view it and send us any information you have regarding these ongoing investigations. If you have any information regarding these individuals, please contact us using the methods listed on the pages. Information received that leads to arrest is eligible for a cash reward through our Crimestoppers program, which is anonymous.
If you would like to report an instance of graffiti or another issue in the city, you can do so by visiting Burlington Connected and making a report, downloading the Burlington Connected app in the app store, or by calling (336) 222-5024.