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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Make a Difference in Burlington

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Applications to become a member of Burlington’s volunteer Boards and Commissions are currently being accepted. To apply, Burlington residents should complete the application available at http://www.burlingtonnc.gov/Boards, and then submit it to Burl...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Greenway & Bicycle Plan Underway

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The Burlington Bicycle and Greenway Plan is just underway.  The planning process will take place through the summer of 2017 to identify opportunities for bikeways and greenways in Burlington that will improve quality of life and create recreation...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Free Bulk Waste Collection

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In an effort to assist residents in their spring cleaning, Burlington City Council will waive bulk waste collection fees starting on February 27th. The promotion will run until April 28th. Only residential sanitation customers that currently receive bulk ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Indoor Recreation Center Assessment Survey & input sessions

Input

The City of Burlington is studying the possibility of building a new indoor recreation facility in the western part of the city and would like your input to help guide the process. We currently operate 2 community centers with gyms, and 4 smaller centers ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Citizen Academies

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Both programs meet once a week in the evening. 

To learn more about the FIRE Citizens Academy go to : http://www.burlingtonnc.gov/1621/Citizens-Fire-Academy 

To learn more abou the POLICE Citizens Academy  go to: http://burlingtonnc.gov/1489/...

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Posted on: October 9, 2015

What's Happening in Burlington?

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Girls with Pearls Leadership Program

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The Burlington Police Department is conducting a 12 week Leadership program to assist young woman of our community. Some of the topics involved are in areas such as tech-etiquette, job and school applications, work attire, health and nutrition advise.

The Burlington Police Department is hosting a 12-week leadership program.  This program will consist of meeting every Tuesday night beginning February 7th, 2017 @6:00.  We will discuss the proper etiquette for today’s tech-sa...

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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: January 17, 2017

Burlington PD Most Wanted

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Look Here for an update on Burlington's Most Wanted Persons. (Click on Additional information at the bottom of the page).

 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 and/or...

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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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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

Report It

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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Medicine Drop Box Flyer

Posted on: January 26, 2017

Indoor Recreation Center Assessment Survey & input sessions

Input

The City of Burlington is studying the possibility of building a new indoor recreation facility in the western part of the city and would like your input to help guide the process. We currently operate 2 community centers with gyms, and 4 smaller centers ...

Take the Survey...

Additional Info...
Posted on: December 8, 2016

Greenway & Bicycle Plan Underway

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The Burlington Bicycle and Greenway Plan is just underway.  The planning process will take place through the summer of 2017 to identify opportunities for bikeways and greenways in Burlington that will improve quality of life and create recreation...

Read on...

Additional Info...
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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