Detectives with the Arizona Department of Public Safety (ADPS) are investigating a number of incidents occurring on the freeways in the Phoenix metropolitan area that date back to August 29, 2015. The investigation is continuing.
On Sunday, September 6, 2015, at approximately 8:30 p.m., a shooting occurred on westbound SR 202 near 32nd Street. After a disagreement in Tempe, a black Toyota Camry or Corolla with a temporary plate followed the victim vehicle west on SR 202.
Gila County — With the goal of preventing serious- and fatal-injury collisions along S.R. 87, Arizona State troopers utilized a fixed-wing aircraft to slow motorists down and issue speeders citations. Troopers focused their efforts on southbound traffic along S.R.
Yavapai County — Just before 6 a.m on Saturday, Aug. 22, Arizona State troopers received 911 reports of a wrong-way truck traveling northbound within the southbound traffic lanes of I-17 at milepost 244 near Black Canyon City.
The statewide highway-safety team, composed of the Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS), the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) and the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) will combine resources this Memorial Day weekend in an effort to target im
Arizona — The Department of Public Safety (DPS) has received a grant totaling $40,000 from the Governor’s Office Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) that will enhance DPS’ passenger protection education and enforcement program targeting motorist seat belt and child restr