Posted on: August 31, 2017

Click It or Ticket

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In a recent traffic study, the Burlington Police Department observed from various locations how many drivers were wearing their seat belts. Read on for the results....

The Burlington Police Department's Traffic Division conducts traffic studies in conjunction with the North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Program. Every year G.H.S.P conducts two "Click It or Ticket" Campaigns in which our department partici...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Burlington PD Most Wanted

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The department updates weekly the top 10 most wanted individuals in the city. Click on additional information at the bottom of the page to view this week's list.

 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 an...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017


new crimestoppers card

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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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.


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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. Chie...

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

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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: March 9, 2016

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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