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Scottsdale Police Invites Public Comment About Towing Law Change
The City of Scottsdale and its Police Department are seeking public comment for Ordinance # 4577 amending Scottsdale Revised Code Sections 17-108 and 17-129 and adding Scottsdale Revised Code Section 17-130 relating to towing from public property by the City.
Scottsdale PD Reminds to Buckle up Arizona
In our efforts to meet one of the operational goals - to Enhance Traffic Safety, the Scottsdale Police Department will be supporting the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Buckle up Arizona Enforcement campaign.
Suicide Awareness After Incident Outside of Scottsdale PD/FD HQ
The Scottsdale Police Department is bringing attention to Suicide Awareness during National Mental Health Awareness Month and resources that are available from the department after a male subject took his own life in front of Scottsdale Police and Fire Headquarters on May 10, 2022.
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Scottsdale, AZ 85251 

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Chief-J-Walther

Thank you for visiting the City of Scottsdale Police Department website. I am honored to serve alongside the men and women of the Scottsdale Police Department. We have a dedicated group of sworn officers, civilian employees and volunteers committed to safeguarding the lives and property of the Scottsdale community.  Their commitment to accountability in the delivery of police services to the citizens that live, work and visit our city has continually resulted in Scottsdale being recognized as one of America’s safest cities.

Our Police Department, in partnership with the citizens of Scottsdale, recognizes the changing needs of our community and law enforcement’s role in addressing those needs. Furthermore, we pledge Excellence, Initiative and Integrity to enhance the quality of life throughout our City knowing those we serve deserve no less.

On behalf of my command staff, our employees and volunteers thank you for taking the time to learn about our Department.

 

Jeff Walther

Chief of Police

 

 

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