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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Loose Leaf Season

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Have leaves to the curb by 7am on the Monday of your collection week.
Do not pile leaves in the street, in drainage ditches, or over water meters. Don't park on leaves. Leaves cannot contain gravel, glass, or other debris.
Leaves can be collected an...Read on...

Find Your Collection Week
Posted on: December 30, 2016

Christmas Tree Disposal

Christmas Tree Disposal

Live trees will need to be stripped of all ornaments and tinsel and placed at the curb by 7:00am on your normal trash collection day. 

Trees will be collected and taken to landfill for disposal.

Artificial trees will be treated as bulk junk and collect...

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Sanitation Division
Posted on: October 9, 2015

What's Happening in Burlington?

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Burlington PD Most Wanted

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Look Here for an update on Burlington's Most Wanted Persons

 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 char... See the list

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Special Olympics Polar Plunge

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The Burlington Police Department, other agencies and FOX 8 are organizing a regional “Polar Plunge” at Wet N’ Wild Emerald Point in Greensboro on February 25, 2017. All funds raised will assist nearly 40,000 Special Olympics Athletes.

At this year’s Polar Plunge, there will be activities for everyone to participate: 

·        Dip-A-Toe Participant: Too chicken to plunge in cold water? Then just dip a toe in the pool! $25.00

·    &n...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

Pedestrian Safety Campaign

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Pedestrian safety is important to Sgt. Epps and the Burlington PD Traffic Division. In an effort to lower the number of crashes involving pedestrians the department is giving free reflective vests and bracelets to those who walk and bike when it's dark.

Officers are approaching people they see walking or biking to offer them safety information and a free reflective vest or bracelet. Police recommend walking against the flow of traffic, facing oncoming cars and using the sidewalk when it is available. Y...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Body Worn Cameras

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Trust Through Transparency...Burlington Police Officers Participate in Body Worn Camera Program

Body Worn Camera: An operational video or digital camera device, including a microphone, affixed to the uniform of an officer, positioned in a way that allows the camera or device to capture interactions the officer has with others. In most cases, if you ...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Ride-Along

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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 20, 2016

Road Safety Tips Children/Teens

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The Burlington Police Department would like to offer these tips from the NC DOT for keeping our children safe

Tips from NC DOT
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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Learn How To Apply
Posted on: September 1, 2016

Burlington Police Department Announces Narcan Available in Patrol Units

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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: June 24, 2016

CrimeStoppers

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The Burlington Police Department has a call to action for the residents of Burlington:
IF YOU SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING!

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: December 7, 2015

Report It, Property Inventory System

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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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Use Report It
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: http://burlingtonnc.gov/1489/Citizens-Academy

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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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Posted on: December 7, 2015

Crash Report Available Online

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Access crash reports with a click.

Access Crash Reports Now

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Stay Fit during the winter months

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Water aerobics is probably the safest alternative to standard aerobics. It causes very little stress to your joints. It is an exercise that is performed in the water. The water provides resistance, so fairly simple movements result in a better workout tha...Read on...

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Posted on: November 7, 2016

Burlington's Paramount Theater

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This theater seats almost 400 and is a great venue for a night on the town. Check out the calender of events and come downtown in Burlington!

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Posted on: October 9, 2015

What's Happening in Burlington?

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Don't miss a beat, sign up for BTown NotifyMe to receive the latest updates on what's happening in Burlington. You can choose from several tailored lists, including a bi-weekly newsletter, This Week in Burlington. Choose what information you wish to recei...Read More

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