Posted on: January 27, 2017

Popular teen apps

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Learn some potential risks associated with some popular apps your teen may be using.


Posted on: January 17, 2017

Burlington PD Most Wanted

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Look Here for an update on Burlington's Most Wanted Persons. (Click on Additional information at the bottom of the page).

 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...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Citizens Police Academy

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The Burlington Police Department offers our citizens an exciting opportunity to increase awareness and understanding of the day to day operation of the department. The next academy session is in the Spring of 2017. Register now!

The program meets once a week in the evening. The next Citizens Academy will run from March 14th through May 23rd, 2017 with a graduation dinner. To learn more go to :  For more information go to:

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Posted on: October 11, 2016


 ride along

The Burlington Police Department offers a Ride-Along Program to residents. This program allows citizens to accompany patrol officers while on duty.

The Ride-Along program was initiated to help the general public grasp the broad scope of police work done in the City of Burlington.
This program is incredibly important to this organization because of its ability to build trust within the community. C...Read on...

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

Burlington Police Department Announces Narcan Available in Patrol Units


Burlington Police Department announces training has been completed and NARCAN (Naloxone) has been given to each officer. The availability of NARCAN in patrol cars will increase survivability rates in cases of Opioid related overdoses.

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Join Our Team

Be an Officer

Make A Difference in Your Community

A police position means adventure, outdoor work, security, prestige, job satisfaction, professional training and advancement opportunities. These are only a few of the many advantages available to an officer with the Burlington Police Department, a nation...

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Posted on: June 24, 2016



The Burlington Police Department has a call to action for the residents of Burlington:

The Burlington Police Department has a call to action for the residents of Burlington: IF YOU SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING! Call Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100 or Text: 8398 to 274637 to anonymously report crime tips. It offers anonymity and cash reward...

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

Report It, Property Inventory System

Report It

Report It is a free citizen property inventory system.

The Burlington Police Department encourages all residents to use a free online system that will help keep track of valuable --- and invaluable --- personal property. ReportIt is a free, secure online service allowing citizens to record serial numbers and ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2015

Medicine Drop Box Available

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Drop outdated and unused medications at the BPD

A medicine drop box is available at the Burlington Police Department, 267 W. Front St., Drop your outdated and unused medications off during regular business hours. keep pills in original bottles or place in a sealable bag. Remove personal information bef...

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