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Posted on: November 13, 2018

2018 Strategic Planning Sessions

2018 Strategic Planning Sessions

Please join the Burlington Police Department for a strategic planning session where you can discuss with us what you would like to see the Department doing. There are several meetings still available.

The Burlington Police Department would like to invite the community to one of our many 2018 Strategic Planning Sessions. At these meetings, we will be discussing and updating our the Strategic Plan we developed with the community in 2015. So we need your ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Inside the BPD


The department frequently gives the community a glimpse into the workings of the BPD. In this most recent episode, Officer Harris-Stewart talks with officers about why the department is wearing pink badges for Breast Cancer Awareness month.

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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.

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Don't forget to do your #9PMRoutine!

Dont forget your

The Burlington Police Department would like to encourage citizens to establish a routine at 9 p.m. every night. Citizens should make it a habit to lock their car and house, bring in valuables, and turn on outside lights.

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

High Five Fridays

A Review

On select Friday mornings, officers and civilians from BPD visit area schools to greet students with a high five as they start the day. This is part of the BPD's effort to establish a positive relationship with the kids in our community.

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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 Chief Smythe, and drive a patrol vehicle. We are always taking applications for our next session.

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

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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...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017


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Citizens are asked to call Crimestoppers with any information regarding crime. All calls are kept in complete confidence. Citizens supplying information leading to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $2,500.00.


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