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.
- Created on July 02, 2014
Due to the weather forcast, the Independence Day fireworks originally scheduled for Thursday July 3rd, are now postponed till Saturday, July 5. The location of Oakland Beach remains the same. There is also alternate viewing at Warwick City Park. Shoot time is still scheduled for 9 - 9:15pm.
- Created on June 12, 2014
Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow (Friday 6/13/2014), the Gaspee Days fireworks display has been rescheduled from tomorrow evening to Saturday, June 14, 2014 at dusk (approximately 9 PM).
Fireworks can be viewed at Salter's Grove, off Narragansett Parkway.
- Created on June 06, 2014
PUBLIC COMMENT OPPORTUNITY:
The Warwick Police Department is eligible for and may receive funds from the 2014 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice (JAG) Program Solicitation in the amount of: $19,671. The Police Department is going to use this funding to purchase equipment and technology upgrades. If you wish to comment on this topic, please attend the next City of Warwick Council Meeting on June 9th, 2014 at 7pm at Warwick City Hall.
- Created on June 02, 2014
Warwick Police Department Recruitment Drive Update
The pre-application period has now ended. The first phase of the Warwick Police Department’s recruitment process is the physical agility test which will run from June 5-7, 2014. You will receive an email with a reporting date and time for the agility test, physician’s medical release, and Warwick Police Department release.
You will not be admitted after your scheduled time. The test will be administered at Bishop Hendricken High School, 2615 Warwick Ave, Warwick, RI. You must bring the following documents to participate in the agility test:
• Valid Driver’s License
• Fitness Test Medical Certificate that has been signed by a doctor. The certificate clearly states that a doctor has reviewed the Rhode Island Municipal Police Academy’s physical standards and that you are of sufficient physical conditioning to undergo a physical fitness test. Certificates dated before January 7, 2014, will not be accepted.
• Warwick Police Department Release-signed and notarized.
• Fitness Pre-Screening Form-print or type your name, date of birth, gender, and age on this form.
Inside the gymnasium, applicants need to wear a plain white t-shirt with no markings or graphics, dark blue or black shorts, and running shoes. Blue or black outerwear can be worn at the outdoor track for the run portion of the agility test. Clothing should be suitable for physical activity and of an appropriate length, design, and style.
Do not bring cell phones, watches or other timing devices, iPods, jewelry (wedding band and/or religious symbols allowed), or other valuable/sensitive items to the test. Leave them at home or locked in your vehicle.
If you no longer wish to participate in the process, or are unable to attend your scheduled day and time, notify this office in writing by letter or email, no later than Monday, June 2, 2014.
A link to download and complete the application for employment has been included in the Applicant and Forms section below. This application will have to be completed and returned on the day of the written test, Saturday, June 21, 2014.
Sgt. Timothy Marshall
Warwick Police Department
Professional Standards Division
Phone: (401) 468-4323