The Shrewsbury Police Department has an authorized strength of 45 sworn officers, eight civilian dispatchers, five clerks and oversight of one animal control officer. Additionally we maintain a special police unit who are assigned to private details and special events.
We patrol 20.78 square miles of land, 158 miles of road, and provide police services for approximately 33,400 residents.
In addition to normal patrol operation, we have seasonal patrols which include: bike patrols, marine patrols and motorcycle patrols.
Residents wishing to participate in the 15th annual "Goods for Guns" event may bring unwanted firearms to the Worcester Police Department on December 10th from 9AM-3PM to exchange for gifts cards. See the below flier for additional information. Goods for Guns Flier