Burlington Police Department

Police Chief Supports Forum
9:32 pm
Sat July 12, 2014

Social Media Impacts Crime Perception in Burlington

The head of the Burlington Police Department believes there is a misconception among residents about crime and public safety.

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Avoid Confusion
9:08 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Burlington Wants Rules for Carrying "Guns"

Realistic-looking guns like these would need to be carried or transported in a case if the Burlington City Council has its way.
Credit www.flickr.com / donsolo

Burlington wants to make sure there is no confusion when police are called to potentially deadly situations.

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Incident at Catfish Bend Casino
12:28 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Arrest in Officer-Involved Shooting

David Cross, 40, of Burlington faces multiple charges in connection with an incident at Catfish Bend Casino Wednesday night.

A Burlington man has been arrested in connection with an officer-involved shooting at Catfish Bend Casino Wednesday night.

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Lack of Money
3:41 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Burlington No Longer Pursuing Building

Burlington Police Department

Burlington has stopped its search for a new home for one of its departments.

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Fire/Smoke Damage To School
8:14 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Teens Arrested for Burlington Arson

The Burlington Police Department arrested Austin Williams, 13, of Burlington and Daniel Lynn, 13, also of Burlington, in connection with a "suspicious" fire at Corse Elementary School.

The juveniles are charged with 2nd Degree Arson, which is a Class C Felony that carries a maximum penalty of ten years in prison.

The Burlington Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at the school at 9:07 P.M. on Sunday, August 5.  They discovered a fire on the roof and smoke in the hallways.

The estimated damage to the school is less than $10,000.

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