Welcome to the Warwick Police DepartmentThe Warwick Police Department is comprised of dedicated, professional police officers that are committed to the safety and security of the residents of the City of Warwick. Read More +
Click It or TicketFrom May 20th through June 2nd, the Warwick Police Department will be joining thousands of police agencies across the country for the national Click-It-Or-Ticket mobilization. Read More +
Warwick Youth Leadership Camp 2013Children between the ages of 11 and 14 who complete this course will meet new friends, learn new skills, and develop a sense of teamwork, accomplishment, pride, and self-esteem that can last a lifetime! Read More +
Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) TeamLearn more about this group of specially selected officers who have been highly trained in the use of special weapons and tactics for the purpose of handling high risk situations. Read More +
Warwick Partners with CodeREDThe City of Warwick has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called CodeRED®. The new system will distribute emergency messages via telephone to targeted areas or the entire City of Warwick at a rate of 1,000 calls per minute. Read More +
Welcome to the Warwick Police Department
As Colonel, I would like to personally welcome you to the Warwick Police Department’s website. We are a Nationally Accredited, Community Policing Agency that stresses professionalism, integrity and fairness. The Warwick Police Department is comprised of dedicated, professional police officers that are committed to the safety and security of the residents of the City of Warwick.
I encourage you to take some time to review the vast amount of information contained within the Warwick Police Department's Annual Report. The Annual Report provides an overview of the Warwick Police Department and details various yearly statistical information that you may find useful. This includes data relating to calls for service, response times, crime reports, as well as victim and offender information.
The personnel of the Warwick Police Department, both sworn and civilian, are proud to be a part of one of the finest police departments in the United States. Each and every one of our members plays an integral part in the success of our department. Our most important goal is to ensure the safety and well being of the citizens of Warwick.
I am hopeful that the information provided will be very useful and enhance your understanding of our agency, the types of services which we provide and the role which we play in the community.
Warwick Police Department Headlines
- Created on May 16, 2013
The Warwick Police Department will join local law enforcement officers and highway safety advocates for a Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization, May 18th through 24th.
During the mobilization, officers will be ticketing motorists who fail to wear their seat belts- both day and night. We want to keep everyone safe on our roadways and to prevent the senseless injuries and deaths because someone made the wrong choice not to wear their seat belt.
- Created on May 10, 2013
Mayor Scott Avedisian will join police officials and the Board of Public Safety at the department’s promotional and awards ceremony at 6 p.m. Tuesday, (May 14) in City Hall’s Council Chambers, 3275 Post Road.
- Created on April 22, 2013
Mayor Scott Avedisian and Colonel Stephen McCartney are encouraging residents who have expired and/or unwanted prescription medications to take advantage of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this Saturday, April 27. The Warwick Police Department will join more than two dozen other law enforcement agencies throughout the state for this initiative.
Residents are encouraged to bring prescription drugs to Police headquarters, 99 Veterans Memorial Drive in Apponaug, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Officers will ensure that the medications are disposed of properly.
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- Community Police - (401) 468-4344
- Detectives - (401) 468-4233
- Integrity Officer - (401) 468-4337
- Licensing - (401) 468-4340
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- Prosecution - (401) 468-4300
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- Special Details - (401) 468-4215
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