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Police Officer Application Process Opening
Scottsdale is hiring police officers
Help identify two burglary suspects
Two suspects stole victim's credit cards, their car, and other property
Help Identify Burglary Suspect

Application process open for Public Safety Teen Academy
More than 40 teens gain life skills while learning about future careers in law enforcement and fire services June 5-9 at the Scottsdale Public Safety Teen Academy.
Kidnapping Suspect Arrested
Kidnapper Arrested 30 Min After Abducting Child
Know Your Limit Statistics are In for Waste Management Phoenix Open
The numbers are in, and it was another successful educational campaign for the “Know Your Limitlinks to external site” detail at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Help identify a bank robbery suspect
Suspect robbed the Amtrust Bank located at 8764 E Shea Boulevard on January 30, 2017
DUI Task Forces active for Waste Management Phoenix Open
Scottsdale Police is collaborating with other valley agencies as a DUI Task Force for the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Waste Management Phoenix Open safety tips
Scottsdale Police and Fire departments suggest these tips for a fun and safe time at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Update Help identify criminal damage suspect
The Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying a suspect wanted for criminal damage at the Galleria garage
Police assist with home repairs
Scottsdale Police Department Sergeant Scott Dersa was recently made aware of a resident that was living in a home that was damaged during a crime last spring and took action to help out.
Chief Rodbell receives AACOP award
Chief Rodbell awarded the 2017 Chief of the Year for the State of Arizona by the Arizona Association of Chiefs of Police
Study finds photo enforcement makes Scottsdale streets safer
A new study analyzing 10 years of data finds that photo enforcement significantly reduces crashes on Scottsdale streets.
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.
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.
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.
Help us catch a cell phone thief
Male suspect enters AT&T Store, takes two smartphones from the display and runs from the store
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
Video: Behind the Badge – Scottsdale SVU
Learn about some resources for victims of assault.
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.
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.
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.
DUI suspect fights with police
DUI suspect charged with several counts of aggravated assault on a Police Officer and other charges
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
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

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