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Homicide Suspect Arrested
Suspect Anthony Stephens arrested in shooting death of Charles Jackson
Help identify bank robbery suspect
The Scottsdale Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect that robbed the Wells Fargo Bank inside of the Albertson's
Fatal Hit and Run Suspect Arrested

Video: Behind the Badge – Police Dogs
Meet a couple of the four-legged members of the Scottsdale Police Department.
Armed Robbery Suspect
Suspect wanted for armed robbery of Superpumper convenience store
Scottsdale Police host “Drug Take-Back” Oct. 22
Stop by Scottsdale Stadium, 7408 E. Osborn Road, or CVS, 6045 N. Scottsdale Road, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, to return unwanted, unneeded, or expired prescription drugs for safe disposal with Scottsdale Police.
2016-17 Shred Events
Don't be a potential victim of identity theft. Bring your personal and/or commercial documents for shredding.
Protect your ride – register your bicycle
Protect yourself from thieves by registering your bikes.
Video: Behind the Badge – Human Trafficking
Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell hosts a discussion about human trafficking.
Computer Crimes Seminar
Scottsdale Police and CiPAAS Present Computer Crimes Seminar
Free Program Mental Health Crisis Planning
Scottsdale Police presents a free program on mental health crisis planning
September is National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month – a great time to help prepare your family for emergency situations.
Scottsdale Police Department records all online
Customers can request police reports, accident reports, 911 calls and other records via a new mobile-friendly website.
Police need your help in identifying Credit Card Theft Suspect
Police are looking for a credit card theft suspect
Police need your help in identifying Theft Suspect
Police are looking for suspect that damaged a flag pole and an American Flag
Focus on safety as students head back to school
Most Scottsdale schools start Monday, Aug. 8, and that means more cars, bicyclists and pedestrians will be on the streets.
Stay informed and be prepared for potential storms
UPDATE Aug. 9 -- Runoff closes Indian Bend Wash unbridged crossings
Video: Behind the Badge – District 2
Police Chief Alan Rodbell discusses how the Scottsdale Police Department handles the unique challenges of downtown Scottsdale.
False alarms cost money
There were more than 15,000 security and fire alarm calls in Scottsdale last year — and two of every three were false alarms.
Scottsdale PD's Newest Service Dog
Introducing Scottsdale's first and only female K9
Bank robbery suspect
Bank robbery suspect flees on foot after Bank of America robbed on 7/19/16
Video: Behind the Badge – District Commanders
Meet two of Scottsdale Police Department's district commanders.
You’re never old enough to swim alone
Drowning only happens to children, right? No. adults drown, too. In fact, more adults than kids drown in Arizona.
Monsoon season upon us; be prepared
Summer storms can be unpredictable, sometimes developing suddenly. Learn steps you can take to be ready should disaster strike.
Independence Day information
Read this important information about the July 4 holiday.
Video: Behind the Badge - Evidence
Learn how the Scottsdale PD handles property and evidence.
Drug disposal options available
There are several simple, safe and effective ways residents can properly dispose of drugs.
Trip down memory lane
Retired Scottsdale Police Officer Bill Long tours SPD museum
Public Safety Teen Academy underway for 40 valley teens
Almost 40 teens are gaining life skills while learning about future careers in law enforcement and fire services June 6-10 at the Scottsdale Public Safety Teen Academy.
Protect your identity by attending “Shred It” event
Bring your personal and/or commercial documents to the Shred It event.
Help us catch a cell phone thief
Male suspect enters AT&T Store, takes two smartphones from the display and runs from the store
Police Department offers free security surveys
The Scottsdale Police Department offers free security surveys to Scottsdale residents and business owners. During the survey, a member of the Crime Prevention Unit will come to your home or business and suggest ways to make your property a less desirable target to criminals.
Help Identify Burglary/Bike Thief Suspect
The Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying a suspect related to a burglary/bike theft case
Scottsdale’s photo enforcement program will resume operation May 13
Now that the city's photo enforcement vendor has completed a new certification requirement, the program will resume issuing citations beginning Friday, May 13.
Video: Behind the Badge – Scottsdale SVU
Learn about some resources for victims of assault.
More than just PLAY
Police, Parks and Recreation partner for a youth program designed to break down barriers and build trust.
Help prepare for emergencies
You can help your family, Scottsdale and Maricopa County better prepare for emergencies by taking a quick, anonymous survey.
DUI suspect fights with police
DUI suspect charged with several counts of aggravated assault on a Police Officer and other charges
Scottsdale Police host “Drug Take-Back” Saturday
Stop by Scottsdale Stadium to return unwanted, unneeded, or expired prescription drugs for safe disposal with Scottsdale Police.
Video: Behind the Badge – Award Winners
Meet some members of the Scottsdale Police Department who go above and beyond to get the job done.
We're Coming to the Party
We're Coming to the Party campaign
Video: Heavy Metal – Police Command Van
Paid for by the bad guys, rolling with the good guys – check out this police ops center on wheels.
Police Station Open House
Join the Scottsdale McKellips District Station for a Community Open House on Saturday April 2nd, 2016
Police and Parks and Recreation partner for positive play program
Children enrolled in many Scottsdale after school programs will soon find some new friends in blue.
Burglary crew arrests made
Arrests made of burglary crew responsible for a string of crimes in Scottsdale and the north valley
Fatal Hit and Run Collision
81 year old male struck by vehicle while crossing Hayden Road north of Camelback Road
Financial SCAM Alert
Latest Financial SCAM targets the elderly
Help us catch these car burglars
The Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying suspects related to a burglary/credit card fraud case
Register for community emergency response training
Free Community Emergency Response Team training prepares residents to respond to all manner of natural and man-made disasters.
Video: Behind the Badge - Traffic Safety
Hear about what the Scottsdale Police Department is doing to help keep you safe on the streets.
Application process open for premier Public Safety Teen Academy
More than 40 teens gain life skills while learning about future careers in law enforcement and fire services June 6-10, 2016, at the Scottsdale Public Safety Teen Academy. The application is open now and are due by March 25.
Officer Bob meets Sgt. Shaffer
Sergeant Shaffer shares his role as the Special Events Supervisor
Another successful Silver Alert and recovery
Two separate citizens located missing man after they recognized him from the Silver Alert on the news
A Tip from Officer Bob
While on your way to enjoy the beautiful cars, please remember to obey all traffic laws
Officer Bob - Day 1
Officer Bob - Assigned to the McKellips District Station as the Community Outreach Puppy (COP)
“Officer Bob's” last day of training
"Officer Bob's" last day of field training as described by Scottsdale's newest "Honorary" police officer, a rescued Chihuahua mix
Introducing SPD's Newest Canine Officer
Introducing SPD's Newest Canine Officer
Missing Scottsdale Woman with Alzheimer’s located with help of a Silver Alert
Missing Scottsdale Woman with Alzheimer’s located with help of a Silver Alert
Lottery Ticket Suspect Arrested
Suspect Robert James Fischer (2/24/88) arrested for organized retail theft and trafficking of stolen property.
DUI Task Force prepares for the holidays
Valley Law Enforcement agencies team up for the Governor's Office of Highway Safety East Valley DUI Task Force
Video: Behind the Badge - Theft Prevention
The Scottsdale Police Department gives some tips on preventing theft from vehicles.
know-your-limitScottsdale - GOHS 2016 Grant
Scottsdale Police receives grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety for the 2016 Fiscal year.
dylan-libertiScottsdale Police Officer Assaulted
A Scottsdale Police Officer was assaulted after stopping a male subject from "jaywalking".
mkelly-etongenScottsdale suspects arrested in Black Friday robbery
Two suspects arrested after robbing a North Scottsdale hair salon on Black Friday.
Pedestrian struck by hit and run vehicle
Scottsdale Police asking for assistance in locating the suspect vehicle from a hit and run collision
Video: Behind the Badge - Emergency Preparedness
Find out how Scottsdale prepares for emergencies.
Scottsdale domestic violence compliance days
The Scottsdale City Court and Scottsdale Police Department announce the 2015 Domestic Violence Awareness Month Warrant Round-up.
Wallets stolen out of victims purses
Credit cards used after two victims had wallets stolen out of their purses
Missing 16 year old girl from 7800 East Vernon Avenue
Hailee Bogel was located on 10/21/2015 by Scottsdale Detectives and reunited with her family
You won’t lose with G.A.I.N – Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods, Oct. 24
Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods, or G.A.I.N., is an annual event aimed at uniting neighbors and communities to create safer neighborhoods.
Police dispatchers honored for quick thinking, diffusing dangerous situation
It's a nightmare scenario. Burglars break into a home and begin destroying things. A young boy is alone, hides in a closet and calls 911.
Vehicle smashes fence at Scottsdale Airport
Vehicle smashes through gates and drives around the airfield grounds at Scottsdale Airport
Barricaded subject taken into custody
The Scottsdale Police Department takes barricaded subject into custody after Paiute Neighborhood Center placed on lockdown
Update on Police seek help to locate missing woman
Diane M. Kay, 56, was last seen at her home in the area of Hayden and Indian Bend roads about 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11.
PCIS celebrates 40 years of service
The Police Crisis Intervention Services unit celebrated its 40th year of working hand in hand with the police department.
Double shooting on Valley Vista
Scottsdale police responded to reports of a double shooting at a home near Valley View and Scottsdale Road Friday night.
Help us identify prowler suspect
The Scottsdale Police Department is asking for assistance from the public in identifying a male subject wanted in two prowler cases.
Silver alert issued for missing 83 year old woman
Missing 83 year old Scottsdale woman located by DPS in the southeast valley after a Silver Alert was issued.
Allison's Watch - A Community Event for Women's Safety
The Scottsdale Police Department is partnering with the community at an event designed to better inform women in our community of ways to stay safe and free from harm.
Alarm system protects Police K9s
The Scottsdale Police Department's K9 unit has safeguards in place to keep their four-legged partners safe.
Auto theft from bank parking lot with child inside
Scottsdale Police Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a female suspect wanted on auto theft and kidnapping charges. The incident occurred on August 6, 2015 just after 8:00 p.m.
Public invited to comment on Police Department’s reaccreditation
The Scottsdale Police Department is seeking public comments as part of its reaccreditation with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.
Officer Involved Shooting and Vehicle Pursuit
A suspect is in custody after leading police on a 9-mile pursuit; he was shot by police after attempting to run-down an officer in a stolen pickup truck.
Police supporting Buckle Up Arizona campaign
The Scottsdale Police Department is supporting the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Buckle up Arizona Enforcement campaign.
Police seeking help identifying locker room burglars
Scottsdale Police Detectives are asking for help from the public in identifying two suspects in a string of burglaries.
Burglars caught in the act at Chaparral High School
Three people are in custody after being caught stealing music equipment from Chaparral High School.
Ice Den Burglary Suspect Arrested
A suspect is in custody for burglarizing locker rooms at the Ice Den in Scottsdale.
Help Us Locate A Missing Elderly Man
Thomas Anthony Visco has been located and reunited with his family after going missing from his home in Scottsdale.
Burglary Suspect Arrested
A homeowner interrupted a burglary at his home and used a shovel to subdue the burglar until police arrived.
Reward posted in Allison Feldman murder investigation
A reward is posted for information that aids the investigation of the murder of Allison Feldman of Scottsdale.
Missing Elderly Man
Kenneth Earll Sanders was reunited with his family after being found on a city bus.
Scott Popp is new Assistant Police Chief
New Assistant Chief Scott Popp has been with Scottsdale PD since 1990.
Woman arrested for sexual conduct with a minor
Lindsey Radomski was arrested for sexual conduct with a minor at a Bar Mitzvah.
Wrong Way Driver on the Freeway Arrested
A Scottsdale Police Officer used stop sticks to disable a vehicle driving the wrong way on the freeway.
Home Invasion Suspects Arrested
Scottsdale Police Detectives arrested Christopher Celeste and Wood Maguire for a host of charges to include Aggravated assault, Robbery and Conspiracy.
Scottsdale partners with Nextdoor website
Scottsdale partners with social network Nextdoor to improve citywide and neighbor-to-neighbor communications
Cab Driver Dies as Result of Assault
A cab driver is dead after being assaulted in an apartment complex parking lot.
Female Fraud Suspect Behind Bars
A woman is in custody after a months-long investigation by detectives with the Scottsdale Police Identity Theft and Auto Crimes section.
Neighborhood Burglars Arrested
Three suspects are in custody after robbing a home in Scottsdale.
Information sought in Sexual Assault case
The Scottsdale Police Department is investigating a sexual assault and asking for help from the public in identifying the male suspect.
Missing elderly man with dementia
A man reported missing by his family has been found in good condition and reunited with his family.
Bank Robbery at Wells Fargo
A suspect is in custody after allegedly robbing a bank on Mountain View Road.
Domestic Violence Results in Murder Suicide
On Tuesday, Feb. 3, a husband and wife were both pronounced deceased in front of their home at 6812 E Chaparral Road.
Suspects arrested in armed robbery
Three suspects are in custody suspected of armed robbery at a drive-thru liquor store.
Pedicab/Uber restrictions at WMPO
Pedicabs are restricted at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, and UBER car service is restricted to Lot #7.
Scottsdale police, fire offer 12 safety tips
Scottsdale Police and Fire departments suggest the following 12 tips for a fun and safe special events season.
Chase Bank armed robbery
On Jan. 29, 2015, the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force arrested Michael Ryan Freeman, who admitted robbing a bank in Scottsdale and three others.
Jewelry store robbed at gunpoint
The Scottsdale Police Department is asking for help from the public in identifying the two individuals who robbed a jewelry store in Scottsdale.
Officer Involved Shooting at Safeway
Four suspects are in custody after one rammed a police vehicle attempting to escape arrest for credit card fraud.
Eagle Scout Project Benefits Police Mounted Unit
On Dec. 13, 2014, Scottsdale Teen Connor Brachtl led a team of over 50 Boy Scouts on an Eagle Scout project at the Scottsdale Police Department Mounted Unit stables.

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Scottsdale, AZ 85251 

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