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  • Citizen Survey

    12/29/2017 9:21 AM

  • Church Security Seminar 1/20/2018

    WPD offers Church Security Seminar

    Is your House of Worship safe?

    12/13/2017 10:39 AM

  • WPD earns Gold Standard Accreditation

    After a thorough review of the Wilmington Police Department’s policies and procedures, the department was recently awarded the Gold Standard Assessment accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).

    11/27/2017 12:53 PM

  • Halloween tips and tricks for staying safe

    The WPD wants everyone to have a spooktacular Halloween, which you can do and stay safe by following these tips.

    10/31/2017 4:24 PM

  • WPD make arrest in Castle Street Shooting

    Wilmington Police arrested Shelvon Rich, 44, for the murder of Percy Woods Tuesday.

    10/31/2017 3:18 PM

  • WPD arrests gang member, drug dealer

    A known gang member and drug dealer is off the streets tonight following an arrest earlier today.

    10/12/2017 5:02 PM

  • WPD investigating early morning shooting

    Wilmington Police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one man injured.

    10/10/2017 10:09 AM

  • WPD to host Women's Self-Defense Class

    In recognition of National Crime Prevention Month, the Wilmington Police Department will host a Women’s Self-Defense Class 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19 at Grace United Methodist Church, 401 Grace St.

    10/09/2017 3:29 PM

  • WPD offering $5,000 reward

    The Wilmington Police Department is offering a Crimestoppers reward of up to $5000 to anyone with information on a car break-in that happened over the weekend resulting in the theft of police issued equipment.

    10/05/2017 9:51 AM

  • Tour WPD Headquarters

    The public is invited to tour the Wilmington Police Department Headquarters Tuesday, Oct. 10 and Thursday, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m.

    10/04/2017 4:35 PM

  • Crime Prevention Month Flyer

    Celebrate National Crime Prevention Month with WPD

    The Wilmington Police Department will host several events throughout October in celebration of National Crime Prevention Month.

    09/29/2017 1:29 PM

  • Coffee with a Cop slated for next Wednesday

    The Wilmington Police Department is partnering with McDonald's for Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

    09/27/2017 4:27 PM

  • 2016 Annual Report

    Read about our efforts to reduce crime, build community relationships, expand youth activities and enhance our technologies.

    09/18/2017 11:00 AM