Driving Under the Influence reported Aug. 27-Sept. 2 to Apache Junction Police Department

Above are the general locations of Driving Under the Influence incidents reported Aug. 27-Sept. 2 to the Apache Junction Police Department.  Incidents investigated included:  Driving Under the Influence — misdemeanor, reported at 9:38 p.m. Aug. 29 at West Superstition Boulevard and North Idaho Road.  Driving Under the Influence — misdemeanor, reported at 8:38 p.m. Aug. […]

Assaults reported Aug. 20-26 to Apache Junction Police Department

Above are the general locations of assaults reported Aug. 20-26 to the Apache Junction Police Department.  Incidents investigated included:  Simple assault, reported at 11:51 a.m. Aug. 22 in the 2100 block of East Roundup Street.  Simple assault, reported at 7:12 a.m. Aug. 23 in the 900 block of South Royal Palm Road.  Aggravated assault, reported […]

Apache Junction police notify community of sex offender moving to AJ

The Apache Junction Police Department is releasing the following information pursuant to ARS §13-3825, the Community Notification of Sex Offenders Law. Notification must be made when certain sex offenders are released from the Arizona State Prison, accepted under an interstate compact agreement or released from a county jail back into the community. It is the […]

Law enforcement street crimes training in Apache Junction Sept. 23-25

A law-enforcement training class on street crimes is to be held Sept. 23-25 at the Superstition Fire and Medical District’s training facility, 3700 E. 16th Ave. in Apache Junction. Fees and registration information are at streetcrimes.com/events/apache-junction-az-september-23-25-2019/. “All of our street crimes instructors have at least 25 years of actual street experience,” according to the website. […]

Police notify community of sex offender moving to Apache Junction

The Apache Junction Police Department is releasing the following information pursuant to ARS §13-3825, the Community Notification of Sex Offenders Law. Notification must be made when certain sex offenders are released from the Arizona State Prison, accepted under an interstate compact agreement or released from a county jail back into the community. It is the […]

Sex offenses reported Aug. 13-19 to Apache Junction Police Department

Above are the general locations of sex offenses reported Aug. 13-19 to the Apache Junction Police Department.  Incidents investigated included:  Sexual conduct with a minor, reported at 7:46 a.m. Aug. 13 in the 2100 block of West 21st Avenue.  Child abuse, reported at 8:53 a.m. Aug. 13 in the 100 block of West Apache Trail.  […]

Harshman: Students going through Drug Abuse Resistance Education program

One of the best things about the school year getting underway is that a whole new set of kids in Apache Junction will be going through the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program. D.A.R.E. was established in 1983 by Los Angeles Police Department and it was so popular that it spread across the U.S. Literally millions […]

Shoplifting, thefts reported Aug. 6-12 to Apache Junction Police Department

Above are the general locations of shoplifting and thefts reported Aug. 6-12 to the Apache Junction Police Department.  Incidents investigated included:  Shoplifting, reported at 11:10 a.m. Aug. 6 in the 3100 block of West Apache Trail.  Shoplifting, reported at 8:53 p.m. Aug. 8 in the 3100 block of West Apache Trail.  Theft, reported at 2:20 […]

Drug arrest nets over 675 grams of heroin

Jesus Gregorio Delgado Lerma, 21, of Gilbert, was arrested Aug. 8 and charged with possession of narcotics for sale, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana in Apache Junction, police said. Mr. Lerma entered the U.S. illegally through Nogales, Arizona, and made his way up to Gilbert, Apache Junction Police Department said. The arrest […]

Police notify community of sex offender moving to Apache Junction

The Apache Junction Police Department is releasing the following information pursuant to ARS §13-3825, the Community Notification of Sex Offenders Law. Notification must be made when certain sex offenders are released from the Arizona State Prison, accepted under an interstate compact agreement or released from a county jail back into the community. It is the […]