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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Data Analysis of Traffic Stop Data

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Full Data Analysis of Burlington Traffic Stop Data as a response to the Burlington Times-News.

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Audiencia Pública de Acreditación

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El Departamento de Policía de Burlington está organizando audiencias públicas como parte de nuestro proceso de acreditación. Así que únase a nosotros en estas sesiones de Zoom para brindarnos su opinión.

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Accreditation Public Hearing

BPD is going through its accreditation process, which provides an opportunity for public comments

The Burlington Police Department is hosting public hearings as part of our accreditation process. So please join us in these Zoom sessions to provide us with your input.

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Posted on: October 5, 2020



Over the past few months, the Burlington City Council, City Manager and other staff have been working with the community to draft a charter for the Community Police Advisory Team (CPAT).

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Police Reform Resources

Police Reform Resources

The murder of George Floyd sparked a robust and meaningful conversation about reforming policing around the nation and world. The Burlington Police Department is committed to being a part of that conversation and stands with our community.

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Community Academy

Community Academy Goes Virtual Tuesdays 6-9 pm Sign Up Now

The Community Academy is a chance for citizens to get an inside look at how the BPD works. We will be proving a virtual academy on Tuesdays from 6 to 9 pm beginning September 15th. Sign up now!

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Help us identify these persons of interest

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The Burlington Police Department needs your help in identifying these persons of interest in crimes against the community. If you recognize any of these individuals, please contact us.

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Lock It or Lose It

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The Burlington Police Department wants to remind everyone to lock their vehicles when they are parked. Remember to take or hide your belongings and take your keys. These are great ways to avoid being the victim of vehicle break-ins.

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Strategic Plan

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After multiple community meetings, the department has published its 2019-2021 Strategic Plan. Please take time to review the plan and see where we plan to go in the coming years.

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Join Our Team

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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: March 21, 2019


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If you have any information regarding criminal activity, please contact Crimestoppers. It is completely anonymous, and you may receive a cash reward!

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Most Wanted

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Every Friday, the BPD release their most wanted individuals list. If you have any information regarding these offenders, please contact us.

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention

We are providing some tips on how to avoid becoming a victim of various crimes. We cover scams and how to avoid them, ways to prevent being a victim of theft from your vehicle, and more.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Unsolved Homicides

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The BPD is seeking information from the community to help in these ongoing homicide investigations. If you have any information, please contact Crimestoppers or use our non-emergency number.

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Posted on: June 28, 2018


Go for a ride along

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.

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