Phoenix — January has been declared as Human Trafficking Prevention Month by Governor Doug Ducey. The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) has taken several steps to prevent human trafficking here in Arizona, especially the trafficking of children.
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 4:39pm
Holbrook, Arizona — On December 10, 2017, at around 3:15 p.m., a state trooper initiated a traffic stop on a pickup truck traveling eastbound on I-40 for speeding.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 12:03pm
The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) was recently provided information containing serious allegations against a Department employee.
Friday, December 22, 2017 - 1:14am
Surprise, Ariz. - The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) will be coordinating media coverage for the funeral of fallen El Mirage Police Officer Paul Lazinsky.
- Where: Radiant Church 15522 W. Paradise Lane in Surprise, Az.
- Time: 10:00am
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 11:24am
Phoenix — The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) and Northern Arizona University (NAU) will host 70 students from Washington High School, Franklin Police and Fire High School and NAU as they get an up-close look inside the Department.
The Students will tour:
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:42am
Phoenix — The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) has received $35,000 in federal funds, specifically to help with expenses for troopers taking part in enhanced distracted driving operations statewide.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:25am
Northern Arizona — During the heavily traveled Thanksgiving holiday, troopers will be participating in the nationwide I-40 challenge, “Drive to Zero Fatalities”.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:35am
Yavapai County, Ariz — A traffic stop by an AZDPS trooper led to the rescue of two young children, a seizure of black tar heroin, and the arrest of their parents. A subsequent investigation by state detectives revealed a connection between the driver and a 2014 homicide in Aurora, Colorado.
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:51am
Phoenix — The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) has received $92,536.00 in federal funds, specifically to help with overtime expenses for troopers taking part in enhanced speed enforcement details statewide.
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:25pm
Nogales, Ariz. - On October 24, 2017, at about 10:40 p.m., a state trooper made a traffic stop on a van traveling northbound along I-19, north of Nogales, for unsafe lane usage.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 8:57pm