Tucson, Ariz – On October 14, 2018, at 7:33 p.m., Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) troopers received reports of a white wrong-way vehicle traveling east within the westbound traffic lanes of Interstate 10, near Avra Valley.
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 3:53pm
El Mirage, Ariz — On September 24, 2018, Frank Gallas Mendoza was arrested by authorities in Fresno, California for the 2001 murder of El Mirage resident Richard Cacero Lucero.
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 10:15am
Phoenix — On Wednesday, September 12, at about 9:17 a.m., Via’a Alaimalo, 25, from California was taken into custody by detectives with the Arizona Border Strike Force (BSF) Vehicle Theft Task Force (VTTF) in the area of McDowell and 52nd Dr. in Phoenix.
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 12:19pm
Tucson, Ariz — The Arizona Border Strike Force, led by the Arizona Department of Public Safety in partnership with the United States Border Patrol’s Operation Stonegarden initiative, seized 224.9 pounds of methamphetamine and one pound of fentanyl during three successful operational deployments l
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
Pinal County — During the morning of September 2, 2018, two DPS helicopters, Ranger 54 and 58, were requested by the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) to aid with the extraction of 16 hikers who became stranded on cliffs and ridgelines due to flooding within Aravaipa Canyon.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 1:50pm
Nevada — The Nevada Victims of Crime Program (VOCP) and the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center are encouraging survivors of the Route 91 Harvest Festival mass shooting in Las Vegas to apply for victim’s assistance prior to October 1, 2018.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 12:16pm
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 4:22pm
Phoenix — On Wednesday, August 29, 2018, authorities expect thousands of visitors at the State Capitol.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 2:54pm
Cochise County, Ariz. — On August 6, 2018, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) requested rescue helicopter support from the AZDPS in order to assist with the recovery of a Search and Rescue (SAR) technician who was injured on a rugged section of the Chiricahua Mountain range.
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 9:29am
Holbrook, Ariz — An Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) trooper stopped a vehicle along Interstate 40 for a traffic violation and discovered a load of black heroin.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 7:29am