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Tip A Cop on May 24th
We are teaming up with Grimaldi's for a Tip A Cop event next Thursday May 24th from 4:30pm - 8:30pm at all three Scottsdale locations
The Scottsdale Angels Are Ready
Committed to helping those suffering from addiction by providing an evaluation and work to secure appropriate services
Update - Help Us ID Robbery and Assault Suspects
ATM Robbery and Assault Suspects Arrested
Police need your help in identifying Credit Card Theft Suspect
Female suspect stole victim's wallet from her purse
Allison Feldman murder suspect arrested
Suspect arrested for 2015 murder of Allison Feldman
Interactive Voice Response (IVR) for non-emergency callers
Interactive Voice Response Implemented
Video: Behind the Badge - Scottsdale PD is hiring!
Do you want to work in the Scottsdale Police Department? Learn about physical fitness requirements, background checks and polygraph tests.
Texting to 911 a reality in Scottsdale
Texting in an emergency is now an option in Scottsdale and across Maricopa County.
Scottsdale PD seeks help identifying Burglary suspect
The suspect used the stolen credit cards around the valley.
Scottsdale PD seeks help identifying Homicide suspect and vehicle
A male deliberately stuck a metal object into the front spoke of the victim's bike
Help identify a bank robber
On Thursday February 15, 2018 a male suspect entered the 1st Bank at 7602 E. Indian School Road and provided a note to the teller indicating that he had a weapon and demanded money
Update - Fatal Shooting Suspect In-Custody
Suspect in fatal shooting of Tempe Fire Department Captain Kyle Brayer in-custody
Suspect at large after fatal shooting
Victim identified as 34 year old Kyle Brayer, an off-duty Tempe Fire Department Captain
10 Tips when attending the Waste Management Phoenix Open
Have a fun and safe time at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Collaborative Response Joint Training Session
Public Safety partners recently teamed up to conduct an active shooter training in Scottsdale.
Where's the Five-O

Circle K Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested
Scottsdale Police arrest Circle K armed robbery suspect
Update - Fatal Collision at Scottsdale & Doubletree
Scottsdale Police investigate a single car fatality
Police seeking help in locating fugitive
Police request help to locate fugitive of justice, Gloria Schulze
The votes are in - we have a new name!
The Scottsdale Police Department is pleased to announce the name for our new Crisis Response K9 as chosen by the public
Video: Behind the Badge – Be safe for the holidays!
Learn tips on how to protect yourself from crimes of opportunity while holiday shopping.
SPD Secures New Crisis Response K9 - Help us name him!
SPD Secures New Crisis Response K9
Home Invasion and Abduction Suspect Arrested
Scottsdale Police arrest home invasion and abduction suspect
Bike share companies in Scottsdale
Several dockless bike share companies have started operating in the city of Scottsdale - here is some information about these new services.
Law Enforcement Records Personnel Appreciation Day
November 9, 2017 is Law Enforcement Records Personnel Appreciation Day
Scottsdale Police Citizen's Academy Graduation
28 students celebrated graduation from the Scottsdale Police Citizen's Academy
National Prescription Drug Take-Back event is Oct. 28
The public can turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal during National Prescription Drug Take-Back events on Oct. 28
Suspect in Fatal Traffic Collision Arrested
Detectives arrested 46 year old Tracy Shelden Morehouse on the charge of Second Degree Murder
Passing of Police Crisis Response Canine Fozzie
Fozzie holds the distinction of being the nation’s first full-time Police Crisis Response Canine and was a pioneer for public safety agencies.
Video: Behind the Badge – Administrative Services
Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell discusses the complexities of the administration of a police department.
Scottsdale Police Service Dog Havoc Passes
Retired Police Service Dog Havoc Passes Away
Police seeking help with identifying burglary suspects
Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying two male suspects wanted for Burglary
Video: Behind the Badge – Teen Driving Safety
Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell talks with panelists about keeping kids safe on the road.
Video: Behind the Badge – Police Chaplains
Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell talks to the police department's chaplains about the support that they provide to officers, their families, and the public.
Scottsdale Police Receives Two New Motorcycles from GOHS
Grant allows purchase of two new Motorcycles
Video: Behind the Badge – Body Cameras
Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell leads a discussion on the use of body cameras in the Scottsdale Police Department.
Arrests made in new Crime Trend - "Jugging"
Vehicle Burglary Suspects Arrested
Police launching lifesaving drug program for opioid overdoses
Scottsdale Police Department is launching a program to better equip officers as they confront the ever evolving opioid abuse issue within our community
Police requesting assistance with identifying Vehicle Burglary Suspects
On May 27, 2017 the Victim’s vehicle was burglarized while parked in an open garage and the Police Department is requesting assistance from the public in identifying two burglary suspects.
Residential and vehicle burglary suspects In-Custody

Lieutenants Graduate from Northwestern University
Lieutenants Carrie Candler and Larry Marmie graduate from Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety
Police requesting help with identifying Burglary and Credit Card Theft
Two suspects were photographed after committing multiple vehicle and garage burglaries - can you help identify them?
Video: Behind the Badge – Safe Kids
Hear about some ways to keep kids out of trouble during the summer break.
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 5-9 at the Scottsdale Public Safety Teen Academy. This is the 11th year that Scottsdale Police and Fire departments offer a total public safety experience, which includes exposure to both police and fire training.
Scottsdale's bike units provide service on spokes
No matter the department or the activity, Scottsdale’s bike units agree – providing service on spokes is a different and often times better way of connecting with the public they serve.
2017 Click It or Ticket campaign
2017 Click It or Ticket campaign begins
Help us identify bar burglary suspects
Suspects gained access to the business and took approximately $2100 worth of liquor
Video: Behind the Badge - Robots
Check out some cool tech the Scottsdale Police Department S.W.A.T. Team uses!
DUI Task Force Active Through May 6th For Cinco De Mayo
Valley DUI Task Force Will Be Active For The Cinco De Mayo Holiday
Update on Burglary Suspects From March 10th Police News
Scottsdale police have identified two burglary suspects with the public's help
Video: Behind the Badge - Vehicular Homicide Investigations
Learn how the Scottsdale Police Department investigates fatal crash scenes to determine if a crime has been committed.
Help Identify Burglary Suspect

Kidnapping Suspect Arrested
Kidnapper Arrested 30 Min After Abducting Child
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.
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.
Video: Behind the Badge – Police Dogs
Meet a couple of the four-legged members of the Scottsdale Police Department.

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Scottsdale, AZ 85251 

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