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Glendale police arrest suspect in murder of food …

Glendale police arrested 62-year-old Rusty French on charges of shooting and killing a woman in her vehicle.

Human trafficking: It’s happening in our backyard

The issue of human trafficking in Arizona is just as damaging as fentanyl, but far less talked about, one Valley police chief says. “The amount of attention that is garnered around the …

Video: Glendale police arrest teen suspects for …

suspects video Video obtained by the Glendale Police Department allegedly shows two teenage suspects firing shots at officers into a secure scene from a nearby burglary attempt on Monday night. …

Glendale police arrest teen suspects for shooting at …

Glendale police have arrested two juveniles accused of shooting at officers in an incident where one of the suspects, aged 13, allegedly told detectives he wanted to “murder a police officer.”

$612K approved for 5 Apache Junction police dispatch …

Five replacement consoles can be purchased for $612,702.70 for the Apache Junction Police Department telecommunications 911 dispatch center, the City Council decided recently. They will be …

2 robberies, 8 burglaries reported May 31-June 6 in …

The Mesa Police Department took the following reports of robberies and burglaries May 31-June 6: Robbery of an individual at a highway/road/alley/sidewalk June 4 in the 100 block of East McKellips …

2 sex offenses, 2 burglaries reported June 3-9 to …

The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sex offenses and burglaries June 3-9: Sexual offense — child abuse, reported at 8:18 a.m. June 3 in the 200 block of South …

Tempe provides update on lake drowning investigation

The city of Tempe has released several videos in a continuing effort to be transparent and in response to public records requests, according to a news release.

Tempe City Council passes budget amid public outcry

The Tempe City Council passed a new budget for the coming fiscal year during a special meeting on June 9, though not without some outcry from residents. 

6 robberies reported May 24-30 in Mesa

The Mesa Police Department took the following reports of robberies May 24-30: Robbery of an individual at a convenience store May 27 at North Stapley Drive and East McDowell Road. Robbery of an …

2 burglaries, 4 thefts reported May 26-June 2 to …

The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of burglaries and thefts May 26-June 2: Theft, reported at 7:50 p.m. May 26 in the 3100 block of West Apache Trail. Theft, …

Murder-suicide reported in Apache Junction

An Apache Junction teenager called 911 Sunday to report his father shot his mother, police said. “Last night our officers responded to a terrible tragedy,” AJPD Chief Michael Pooley …

City of Apache Junction to host Fourth of July …

Join the city of Apache Junction Parks and Recreation for our annual Fourth of July celebration. All festivities take place on Monday, July 4. Please note that due to construction, the event will …

9 robberies reported May 17-23 in Mesa

The Mesa Police Department took the following reports of robberies May 17-23: Robbery of an individual at a convenience store May 18 in the 2000 block of West Broadway Road. Robbery of an …

6 sex offenses reported May 19-25 to Apache Junction …

The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sex offenses May 19-25: Sexual assault, reported at 12:20 p.m. May 19 in the 2200 block of North Delaware Drive. Sexual …

$2.3B budget approved for city of Mesa

A $2.3 billion budget for fiscal year 2022-23 has been approved for the city of Mesa, with a proposed secondary tax levy lower than the prior year. The 2021-22 budget was $2.1 billion. The …

Elderly Glendale man found in pool, in ‘very …

An elderly Glendale man was hospitalized in very critical condition after he was found unresponsive in a backyard pool.

Tempe PD officers on leave after lake drowning

Three Tempe Police Department officers have been placed on paid administrative leave amid questions about their actions during a Tempe Town Lake drowning, according to a news release from the city. 

Assault, domestic violence reported by Florence PD

Violation of court order reported at 10:31 p.m. May 16 at South Elizabeth Street.Officer was dispatched to a report of a violation of court order. Reporting party advised her ex-husband violated a …

Glendale 911 communications staff down almost …

The city of Glendale’s dispatch center needs employees.

9 robberies reported May 10-16 in Mesa

The Mesa Police Department took the following reports of robberies May 10-16: Robbery of an individual at a department/discount store May 12 in the 1600 block of South Signal Butte …

3 sex offenses reported May 13-18 to Apache Junction …

The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sexual offenses May 13-18: Sexual assault, reported at 11:27 a.m. May 13 in the 300 block of North Meridian Drive. Sexual …

UPDATE: Silver Alert missing Peoria male found dead

Peoria Police are sad to update the community that Michael Sterling, who had been reported missing last week, has been found dead.

Police attended Apache Junction graduations to ensure …

Graduates from Cactus Canyon Junior High School and Apache Junction High School enjoyed the support of more than friends and family at the recent graduation ceremonies at Davis Field, 2525 S. …

Glendale police among agencies targeting seat belt law

In an effort to save more lives on Arizona’s roadways, the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety is partnering with the Glendale Police Department and other local law enforcement agencies to enforce the state’s seat belt and child safety seat laws.
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