Police Department News & Announcements

WPD to participate in upcoming re-accreditation assessment

Participation in the Accreditation Assessment process is the ultimate display of transparency, wherein a team of trained law enforcement... more ››

The Waltham Police Department is hiring!

Keeping the greatest city in the world safe requires finding the best people for the job. If you or someone you know is interested in... more ››

Do you know a Waltham resident between 18 and 23 who is interested in a career in Law Enforcement? The Waltham Police Department is accepting applications for Police Cadets!

This is an amazing way to get into Law Enforcement. Many WPD current employees including current Police Officers, Detectives, Sergeants,... more ››

Public Announcement - Accreditation for WPD



Community Service Hours -COVID-19

Record requests can also be sent via mail to Waltham Police Records Division 155 Lexington St Waltham, MA 02452 After hour pick up of... more ››

Take Waltham Police Public Safety Survey

Please take a moment to fill out and share The Waltham Police Department’s Public Safety Survey.   We are hoping to reach as many people in... more ››

Car Seat Grant 2018

Waltham Police start using CARFAX for CRASH reports

The Waltham Police Department recently began distribution of crash reports through Carfax.  This service is supplied to you for free.

Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

Federal Grant Award          

Accreditation 2017

                                 PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT  In order for our Department to be recognized as an accredited agency, I have... more ››

Citizens Academy 2017

see attachment - Seats are limited register today!

What is Sharrow?

Pedstrian Safety Video

Please view this Pedestrian Safety video.

On-Line Motor Vehicle Crash Reports-new

The Waltham Police Department will now be releasing Motor Vehicle Crash reports On-Line .  Goto the link on the leftside of the page "On... more ››

Phone Scams

Drug Assistance / Drug Disposal

Do you have prescription drugs that need to be disposed of? See link for safe ways to dispose of these drugs or you can bring them to... more ››