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Surprise Police to host mental health resource and awareness night Surprise Police to host mental health resource and awareness night
The event is designed to provide and share mental health and crisis information, along with alternatives to a police response during a mental health crisis.
Surprise Police warn community members about telephone scam Surprise Police warn community members about telephone scam
Scammer is requesting bond payment via various forms of gift cards. If you receive a call, please report it to Surprise Police at 623.222.4000.
Surprise Police investigating student’s attempt to assault teacher with a knife Surprise Police investigating student’s attempt to assault teacher with a knife
The preliminary investigation indicates that the student did not intend to harm anyone except the teacher who was the sole focus of his aggression.
Toy drive benefiting less fortunate children in full swing in Surprise Toy drive benefiting less fortunate children in full swing in Surprise
Donations of new, unwrapped toys or new wrapping paper are being collected at locations throughout the city until December 18.
Amber alert for missing teen cancelled Amber alert for missing teen cancelled
The Amber alert issued for 14 year old Aubrey Gardner on September 9th, 2018 has been cancelled.
Amber alert issued for missing teen Amber alert issued for missing teen
An Amber Alert has been issued for a teen missing out of Surprise. 14 year old Aubrey Gardner was reported as missing from her home in Surprise on September 8, 2018. Aubrey is described as a white female, approximately 5’7” tall and 110 lbs in weight with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white T-Shirt with cartoon characters Lilo and Stitch, blue jeans, and skateboard shoes with roses imprinted on the toes.
Council approves Distracted Driving Law Council approves Distracted Driving Law
Driving and using your mobile devices, that are not operating in a hands-free mode, is now illegal within Surprise city limits.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Delilah Hernandez, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5'3" tall and 130 lbs.
Police investigating trespassing at Ottawa University campus in Surprise; investigation continues Police investigating trespassing at Ottawa University campus in Surprise; investigation continues
Surprise Police have identified the suspect in this morning’s trespassing incident at Ottawa University, as 31-year old Steven Ziya.
Sex offender notifications are up to date Sex offender notifications are up to date
Please read Chief Young's update on city's notification process.
Surprise Police release statement regarding sex offender notifications Surprise Police release statement regarding sex offender notifications
In early December 2017 the Surprise Police Department became aware of a situation regarding our processes for sex offender community notifications.
Police investigating animal abandonment case Police investigating animal abandonment case
The puppy was found in a dumpster behind the CVS on Litchfield and Greenway roads.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Jordan Watkins, age 15, is described as a white male, approximately 5'7" tall, 120 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Nicole Ellsworth, age 17 years, is described as a white female approximately 5'4" tall and 180 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
January Ramirez, age 15, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5'2" tall and 115 lbs with brown eyes and black hair.
Police seek public assistance to locate missing person Police seek public assistance to locate missing person
Richard Ruff, age 30, is described as a black male, approximately 6’5” tall, 215 lbs, with hazel eyes and black hair.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Raena Ramon, age 13, is described as a white female approximately 5'5" tall and 120 lbs in weight with brown eyes and dyed pink hair.
Surprise teen dies in fatal motorcycle collision Surprise teen dies in fatal motorcycle collision
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Mileidi Bojorques-Arias, age 17 years old, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5'1" tall and weighing 120 lbs.
Police arrest suspect responsible for two armed robberies Police arrest suspect responsible for two armed robberies
Jaison Simpson is believed to have committed two gas station robberies in Surprise during the month of October.
Toy drive benefiting less fortunate children in full swing in Surprise Toy drive benefiting less fortunate children in full swing in Surprise
New, unwrapped toys and holiday wrapping paper donations can be dropped off at multiple locations throughout Surprise.
Police seek public assistance locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance locating runaway teen from Surprise
Lyric Rogers, age 15, is described as a black female approximately 5'2" tall and 115 lbs in weight.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Serieanna Arispe, age 16, s described as a Hispanic female, approximately 5'9" tall and 160 lbs in weight.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Mickela Monarrez-Jones, age 17, is described as a white female, approximately 4'11" tall, 160 lbs in weight with green eyes and black hair.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Lilliana Castaneda, age 14, is described as a white female, approximately 5'2" tall and 115 lbs in weight with brown hair and brown eyes.
Silver alert cancelled after missing man returned home Silver alert cancelled after missing man returned home
Dale Giles has returned home safely.
Silver alert issued for missing man from Surprise Silver alert issued for missing man from Surprise
Dale Giles, age 80, is described as a white male, approximately 5’09” tall, 154 pounds, with white hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Avonte Murphy, age 14, is described as a light-complected black male approximately 5'8" tall and 215 lbs. in weight.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Krisianna Cullum, age 17, is described as a white female approximately 5'6" tall and 160 lbs in weight.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Kayla Lampman, age 17, is described as a white female approximately 5'2" tall, weighting 100 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police conduct death investigation in Surprise – Update #1 Police conduct death investigation in Surprise – Update #1
Decedent has been identified as 41-year old Surprise resident Daniel Centeno-Lara.
Police conduct death investigation in Surprise Police conduct death investigation in Surprise
Additional information will be made available as the investigation progresses.
Surprise Police vs Fire Department Charity Softball Game Surprise Police vs Fire Department Charity Softball Game
The game will be held on Veterans day at the Surprise Stadium following the Veterans Day Parade.
Surprise Public Safety officials invite you to G.A.I.N. Night 2017 Surprise Public Safety officials invite you to G.A.I.N. Night 2017
Join us October 28 from 6-9 p.m. at 15960 N Bullard Ave (8-Acre Park).
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Brooke Mellott, age 16, is described as a white female approximately 5'6" tall, 115 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teens Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teens
Ahmed Gutierrez and Obed are both described as a Hispanic males, approximately 5'07" tall and 130 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juveniles Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juveniles
Higinio Acevedo-Baggett, 13 yrs, is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5'7" tall and 160 lbs with red hair and brown eyes. Hazel Garcia-Snelson, 9 yrs, is described as a Hispanic female, approximately 4’5” tall and 100 lbs with brown eyes and long brown hair.
Local police host the 2017 Mental Health Resource and Awareness Night Local police host the 2017 Mental Health Resource and Awareness Night
The September 28 event introduced agencies to Crisis Intervention Teams and provided mental health information.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Preston Bishop, 17 years old, is described as a white male, approximately 5'10" tall and 150 lbs with brown eyes and brown hair.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect shoplifted two cases of alcohol from a Circle K near Grand Ave and Greenway Rd.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects in Surprise
The group of suspects stole several tools from private property near Citrus Lane and Pinnacle Peak Road.
Surprise Police recently awarded GOHS grant Surprise Police recently awarded GOHS grant
The additional funding will help Surprise PD promote traffic safety.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise
Kassandra Young, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5'06 tall and 105 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect stole items valued at $150 from a local Kohl's.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
Suspect put $500 worth of electronics in a tub and left the store without paying.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Joslin Tucker, age 15, is described as a white female, approximately 5'0" tall and 105 lbs with dark colored hair and brown eyes.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case
The suspect used a stolen credit card at multiple stores throughout the valley.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case
The suspect used a stolen credit card at multiple stores throughout the valley.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspects stole more than $500 in merchandise from the Ross at Bell and Grand.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify persons of interest in fraud case Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify persons of interest in fraud case
The suspects used stolen debit card numbers at a trampoline park in Phoenix.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud case
The suspect is wanted for questioning in a check cashing fraud scheme.
Police seek public assistance to identify robbery suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify robbery suspects in Surprise
The two male suspects committed an armed robbery at the QT store at 14007 W. Grand Ave.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect took several items from a local gas station without paying.
Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest from theft case in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest from theft case in Surprise
The suspect took money from a self-checkout kiosk that was left by another customer.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway girl from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway girl from Surprise
Shealyn Bryant, age 12, is described as a white female approximately 5’02” tall and 125lbs with red hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect shoplifted several items from the Home Depot in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to locate missing elderly man from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate missing elderly man from Surprise
Gary Blair, a 78 year old man, is described as a white male, approximately 5’8”, 225 lbs, with grey hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The female suspect shoplifted a bottle of wine from the Circle K store at 12707 W. Grand Avenue.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect shoplifted two video game controllers from Target.
Police seek public assistance in locating overdue party from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating overdue party from Surprise
Danielle Chessick, 24, is described as a white female, approximately 4’8” tall and 130 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Surprise Police shares important message with the community Surprise Police shares important message with the community
"We are YOUR Police."
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in fraud
Suspect used a lost bank card to make fraudulent purchases and withdrawals.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise
Karissa Garling, age 16, is described as a white female approximately 5' tall and 95 lbs with hazel eyes and brown hair.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest burglary/fraud Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest burglary/fraud
The suspect used currency stolen from a home burglary at a Walmart in Phoenix.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect stole two bottles of liquor from a local grocery store.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect
The suspect cashed checks that were stolen from vehicles in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Jaylen Turner, 16 years old, is described as a black male approximately 5'8" tall weighing 180 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes.
 Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Christian Guerrero, age 15 years, is described as a white male approximately 5'02" tall, weighing 125 lbs, with brown hair and hazel eyes.
 Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Yessenia Mendoza, 15 years old, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5'00" tall and 116 lbs with brown hair and green eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Kassandra Young, 15 years old, is described as a white female approximately 5'03" tall and 103 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen from Surprise
Edgar Gutierrez, 15 years old, is described as a Hispanic male approximately 5'07" tall and 130 lbs with brown hair and eyes.
Police seek public assistance identifying two suspects in burglary of Surprise home Police seek public assistance identifying two suspects in burglary of Surprise home
Suspects burglarized several homes in the area of 163rd and Jomax on June 16.
Surprise Police arrest couple involved in organized retail theft operation Surprise Police arrest couple involved in organized retail theft operation
Joshua Atherton and Summerlea Hunt have been charged with nineteen felonies and were booked into the Maricopa County 4th Avenue Jail.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Latisha Atkinson, age 17, is described as a white female approximately 5'6" tall, 140 lbs, with hazel eyes and dyed blue hair.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Lyric Rogers, age 15, is described as a black female approximately 5'2" tall, 125 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Chelsea Vega, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5'4" tall, 120 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate missing elderly man from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate missing elderly man from Surprise
Harold Paschal, age 76, was last seen on 6/19/2017 at approximately 3:15 p.m.
Surprise PD Officer Chris Thomas receives School Resource Officer of the Year award Surprise PD Officer Chris Thomas receives School Resource Officer of the Year award
Congratulations Officer Christopher Thomas!
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
Suspect entered a local home improvement store and removed items without paying.
Police investigating suspicious death in Surprise – Update #3 Police investigating suspicious death in Surprise – Update #3
Police investigating suspicious death in Surprise Police investigating suspicious death in Surprise
The death investigation in the area of 178th Avenue and Caribbean Lane is ongoing.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The male suspect stole items from a local Home Depot valued at $500.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The female suspect stole an electronic item valued at $165 from a local store without paying.
 Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
A three vehicle collision is blocking traffic in the Bell and Reems roads intersection; expect delays in the area.
Police seek public assistance to locate burglary suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate burglary suspect in Surprise
Jayden Santee is wanted for questioning in reference to several vehicle burglaries.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile in Surprise
Maelynn Phillips, 12 years old,is described as a white female approximately 5’0”, 70 lbs. with brown eyes and blond hair.
Surprise Police celebrating National Police Week Surprise Police celebrating National Police Week
National Police Week officially began on Monday, May 15, 2017 and will run through Sunday, May 21, 2017.
Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles
Remember, Hot Cars Can Kill!
Police remind the public of current curfew ordinance in Surprise Police remind the public of current curfew ordinance in Surprise
Violation of the curfew is a class 1 misdemeanor; parents could also be cited.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Caity Brelsford, 17 years old, is described as a white female approximately 5'01" tall and 105 lbs with brown hair and hazel eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The female suspect stole items from Kohl's with an estimated value of $200.
Police remind the public to “Buckle Up Arizona…It’s the Law”! Police remind the public to “Buckle Up Arizona…It’s the Law”!
The enforcement campaign is based upon high visibility traffic enforcement with a “zero-tolerance” approach towards seat belt and child safety seat usage.
Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant
The event is on Saturday, May 13 from 4-8 p.m.
The 7th annual VA2K Walk + Roll coming to Surprise The 7th annual VA2K Walk + Roll coming to Surprise
The annual Walk & Roll will take place on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 6:30 am - 10 am.
Local man pleads guilty to burglary and first degree murder    Local man pleads guilty to burglary and first degree murder
Mr. Lauro will serve 10.5 years for one count of Burglary in the First Degree and will serve two concurrent life sentences for two counts of First Degree Murder.
Surprise Police Explorers receive Exploring’s Journey to Excellence Gold Award Surprise Police Explorers receive Exploring’s Journey to Excellence Gold Award
This award is reserved for the top 10% of Exploring posts.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Elizabeth Merryman, age 16, is described as a white female approximately 5'05" tall and 115 lbs with red hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Tiana Hodges, 16 years old, is described as a black female approximately 5'08" tall and 160 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Elizabeth Merryman, 16 years old, is described as a white female approximately 5'05" tall and 115 lbs with red hair and blue eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect took 9 cans of baby formula and 2 cases of diapers without paying.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects in Surprise
The suspects left the store without paying for several power tools in their possession.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Jasmine Portis, 13 years old, is described as a white female approximately 4'8" tall and 81 lbs with red hair and green eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Serenity Peterson, 15 years old, is described as a white female approximately 5'5" tall and 140 lbs with brown hair and green eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The female suspect shoplifted 6 cans of baby formula from a Walmart in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Yesenia Mendoza, 15 years old, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5' tall and 116 lbs with brown hair and green eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Roger Diaz, 16 years old, is described as a Hispanic male approximately 5'06" tall and 155 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen from Surprise
Andrisa Salazar, age 13, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5' tall and 99 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect entered the store and removed several items from a merchandise display.
Police recognize and celebrate National Volunteer Week Police recognize and celebrate National Volunteer Week
National Volunteer Week is observed April 23-29 this year.
Police seek public assistance to identify shooting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shooting suspect in Surprise
The suspect discharged a firearm from a vehicle.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary/fraud suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary/fraud suspects in Surprise
The suspects burglarized a home in Surprise and later used credit cards from the home at a store in Chandler.
Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect in Surprise
The suspect has used a victim's bank card on multiple occasions.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor traffic delays on eastbound Greenway Rd between Bullard Ave and Litchfield Rd.
Surprise Police Explorers ask for your continued support Surprise Police Explorers ask for your continued support
Dine at Chipotle in Surprise on Friday, April 28 from 5-9 pm; don't forget to bring your flyer!
Police safely apprehend armed suspect during stand-off on Grand Avenue Police safely apprehend armed suspect during stand-off on Grand Avenue
Gregory Rodvelt, age 65, was booked into the Maricopa 4th Ave jail with several felony offenses.
Police responding to a barricaded suspect in a vehicle Police responding to a barricaded suspect in a vehicle
Motorists in the area should proceed through the area with extreme caution.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Samantha Schield, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5’5”, 135 lbs with brown eyes and brown hair.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects in Surprise
The two suspects stole items valued at approximately $750.
Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect in Surprise
The suspect concealed several items in his jacket and left the store without paying.
Violent suspect apprehended after barricade in Surprise Violent suspect apprehended after barricade in Surprise
Police were attempting to serve a felony warrant for Christopher Ralston, age 48, when the standoff ensued.
Police seek public assistance to locate missing juveniles from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate missing juveniles from Surprise
Heaven Settle and McKenzie Welch, both age 11, were last seen together.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise
Suspect forced entry into a local business and stole several items.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Sophia Gonzales, age 14, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 4’11" tall, 110 lbs, with hazel eyes and brown hair.
Police thank the public for their support during “Tip-A-Cop” event Police thank the public for their support during “Tip-A-Cop” event
Patrons helped the Explorers collect more than $1,000 in donations.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect stole a suitcase and several electronic items from a local Wal-Mart.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Clarissa Bowers-Striegl, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5གྷ", 120 lbs., with brown eyes and blond hair.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile from Surprise
Jaleesa Mcclellan, age 14, is described as a black female approximately 5༾" 120 lbs with brown eyes and black hair.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect traffic delays in the area of Sierra Dawn Blvd and Bell Rd.
Police conducting a “Know Your Limit” campaign at Surprise Stadium  Police conducting a “Know Your Limit” campaign at Surprise Stadium
Get a Sober Designated Driver…Not a DUI!
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of Reems Road and Peoria Avenue.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect concealed an item in his jacket and left the retailer without paying.
Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect in Surprise
The suspect stole approximately $2,300 from a local retailer.
West Valley agencies join together to enhance police services West Valley agencies join together to enhance police services
The West Valley Crisis Intervention Team Coalition (WVCIT) helps train officers on crisis intervention.
A water line break is causing a temporary road closure in Surprise A water line break is causing a temporary road closure in Surprise
Police have set up a temporary road closure at Eastham Parkway just north of Bell Road in Surprise.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of Bell Road and Avenue of the Arts while police investigate the incident.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor traffic delays in the area of Eastham Parkway and Bell Road.
Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant
The event will take place at Outback Steakhouse on March 4 from 4-8 p.m.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Laynee Renee Thompson, age 14, is described as a white female approximately 4’11", 110 lbs with green eyes and blonde hair.
Police seek public assistance locating runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance locating runaway teen in Surprise
Juwaan Henry, age 16 years old, is described as a black male approximately 5ང", 140lbs with brown eyes and black hair.
Police make six arrests related to illegal marijuana enterprise in Surprise Police make six arrests related to illegal marijuana enterprise in Surprise
The estimated street value of the illegal substances was $714,000.
Surprise Police Explorers ask for your support Surprise Police Explorers ask for your support
Show the yellow ticket at Buffalo Wild Wings on Friday, February 17 from 11 a.m. - close and help support the Explorers!
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect shoplifted a vacuum cleaner from a local retailer.
Police seek public assistance to identify graffiti suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify graffiti suspect in Surprise
This morning, the Surprise Police responded to several reports of graffiti in a residential area located in the 15200 block of Ventura Street and Hearn Road in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects in Surprise
The suspects stole items, such as credit cards, and used them at local retailers.
Police seek public assistance to locate missing person in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate missing person in Surprise
April Patnesky, age 40, was last seen walking away from a group home located in the area of 17600 West Port Royale Lane in Surprise around 9 am, on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Yesenia Krystina Mendoza, 15 years old, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 4’11” and 115 lbs.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise
The suspects attempted to retrieve items from unlocked vehicles in the area of 17200 N Elko Drive in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspect in Surprise
The suspect is accused of stealing items from several unlocked vehicles in the area of 16200 North 162nd Lane in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to identify assault suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify assault suspect in Surprise
The suspect was described as a black male, approximately 5’7” tall and was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with a “California Republic” and “Bear” emblem on the front and grey sweatpants.
Surprise Police seek future police officers and police officer recruits Surprise Police seek future police officers and police officer recruits
Application process will close Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
Police seek public assistance to identify mail theft suspect in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify mail theft suspect in Surprise
The suspect was captured on camera removing a package from a local residence.
Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspects in Surprise
The fraudulent activities have resulted in over $14,000 in charges from local businesses.
Surprise TV supports statewide simulcast of investigation of prescription opioid abuse in AZ Surprise TV supports statewide simulcast of investigation of prescription opioid abuse in AZ
Tonight, television and radio outlets across Arizona will simultaneously broadcast a 30-minute commercial-free investigative report on the issue of prescription opioid abuse.
Police send thanks on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day Police send thanks on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Jason Gutierrez, age 16, is described as a Hispanic male approximately 5Ƌ" and 180lbs.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Nevaeh Indicavitch, 15 years old, is described as a white female approximately 5ƌ" and 122 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting
On January 25, 2017 at 6pm, the Surprise Citizens Patrol will be hosting a recruitment and informational meeting at the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium located at 14250 West Statler Plaza.
Surprise Police host Shred-a-Thon and Drug Take Back Surprise Police host Shred-a-Thon and Drug Take Back
On Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 7 until 10 am, the Surprise Police Department will be hosting a Shred-a-Thon and Drug Take Back Event. This event will be held at the Surprise Public Safety Building located at 14250 West Statler Plaza.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Sabrina Alejandres, age 15, is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5Ɗ" tall, 150 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Water rescue in Surprise Water rescue in Surprise
Rescuers are attempting to rescue an occupant from a wash in the area of 187th Ave and Happy Valley Rd.
Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force
The Surprise PD reminds residents to drive safely and find other means of transportation if celebrating with alcoholic beverages.
Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise
Celebrate safely!
Teen runaway is safely located in Surprise Teen runaway is safely located in Surprise
Addysen Roberts, age 16, has been reunited with her family.
Police ask for public assistance to identify criminal damage suspect Police ask for public assistance to identify criminal damage suspect
The suspect attempted to force entry into an ATM at the Bank of America at 13700 W Bell Rd.
Police ask for public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police ask for public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect took several items of food from a local store without paying.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of Alameda Dr and Celosia Ln while police investigate the accident.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise
Addysen Roberts, age 16 years, is 5”0” tall and weighs approximately 145 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects
The suspects entered a residence under construction and removed several household appliances.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects
The suspects stole merchandise from WinCo on two separate occasions.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect stole an item valued at approximately $250 from the Walmart in Prasada.
Police and Silent Witness announce 4K reward in animal cruelty case in Surprise Police and Silent Witness announce 4K reward in animal cruelty case in Surprise
The animal had to be euthanized due to the extent of his injuries.
Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspects in Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspects in Surprise
The two male suspects removed a set of store keys.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of Bell and Dysart roads while police investigate the incident.
Surprise Police welcome two new officers today Surprise Police welcome two new officers today
Welcome Officers Ashley Vasquez and Christopher Smith!
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect was described as a black male with short dark colored hair.
Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect
Ms. Valencia, age 17, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5”6” tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise
Ms. Valencia has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5”6” tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds.
Surprise youth collects blankets for homeless Surprise youth collects blankets for homeless
Nine year old Olive McNeil collected 145 blankets for the homeless.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male with short brown hair and was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt, a black hat, grey shorts, white socks, and black shoes.
Police offer holiday safety tips and remind you to “Lock it or Lose it” Police offer holiday safety tips and remind you to “Lock it or Lose it”
Remember to lock your vehicles and keep valuables out of sight!
Police pay tribute on this 75th Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Police pay tribute on this 75th Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise
Corbin Gomes, age 17, has black hair, hazel eyes, is 5”9” tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to locate animal cruelty suspect Police seek public assistance to locate animal cruelty suspect
The animal, a Pit Bull/Sharpei mix, had to be euthanized due to the extensiveness of his injuries.
Silver Alert cancelled for missing Surprise man Silver Alert cancelled for missing Surprise man
Mr Wahl was found in good health and will be reunited with his family.
Police seek public assistance to locate a missing person in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate a missing person in Surprise
Mr. Wahl, an 83 year old man from Surprise, was last seen driving away from the business in a grey 2008 Toyota Camry (AZ 165CPS) on December 2, 2016, at approximately 8 pm.
 Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect
The male suspect stole a wallet from a women's purse.
Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspects Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspects
The two male suspects stole a wallet from a residence in Surprise and attempted to make a purchase with the stolen credit card.
Police identify deceased man found alongside roadway in Surprise Police identify deceased man found alongside roadway in Surprise
Christopher James Remijio, 32, of Wickenburg, AZ, was found on December 1.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect was described as a white male, approximately 30-35 years of age, with a tattoo on the right calf/ankle, similar to a “Superman” emblem.
Police host “Coffee with a Cop” event in Surprise Police host “Coffee with a Cop” event in Surprise
Saturday, December 17th, 2016, from 10 am until 12 pm, at “Sunsational Coffee,” 15643 N. Reems Rd.
Police currently investigating a suspicious death in Surprise Police currently investigating a suspicious death in Surprise
The body of an unidentified deceased Hispanic male was found in the area of San Ysidro and 163rd Avenue.
Surprise Police complete a multi-year CALEA accreditation process Surprise Police complete a multi-year CALEA accreditation process
Chief Terry Young is pleased to announce that the Surprise Police Department has once again successfully completed a multi-year process designed to recognize professionalism in law enforcement through achievement of accredited status with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®).
Surprise Police recently awarded GOHS grants Surprise Police recently awarded GOHS grants
The grants will help fund DUI operations such as task force costs and new equipment.
Police collect toys for less fortunate kids in Surprise Police collect toys for less fortunate kids in Surprise
Collection bins for toys and wrapping paper have been set up at various locations throughout Surprise.
Police release identity of officer involved in shooting Police release identity of officer involved in shooting
Officer Joseph Gruver is on paid administrative leave in accordance with the SPD policy.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Jacob Finn, age 16, is described as a white male approximately 5ƌ" tall, 170 lbs, with blonde hair and hazel eyes.
Police release identity of subject in officer involved shooting Police release identity of subject in officer involved shooting
Derek Adame, a 20 year old male resident of Surprise, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police investigate officer involved shooting Police investigate officer involved shooting
The officer was transported to a hospital and was released; the suspect was declared deceased at the scene.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Sierra Groves, age 14, has been reunited with her family.
Ahead of holiday shopping Surprise Police remind you to ‘Lock it or Lose it’ Ahead of holiday shopping Surprise Police remind you to ‘Lock it or Lose it’
Police launch new Public Service Announcement showing that the majority of thefts from vehicles are preventable.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen in Surprise
Hunter Lee Young, age 15, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5”8” tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds.
Police arrest local woman for felony child abuse in Surprise Police arrest local woman for felony child abuse in Surprise
Lizet Moreno, age 36, admitted to repeatedly throwing the child on the floor because she was frustrated.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect stole approximately $150 worth of merchandise from a local Wal-Mart.
Police provide direct public access to their policies and procedures Police provide direct public access to their policies and procedures
Surprise Police Seek Public Assistance in Locating Runaway Teen Surprise Police Seek Public Assistance in Locating Runaway Teen
Sierra Groves, age 14, is described as a white female approximately 5Ƌ" 110 lbs with brown hair and black eyes.
Surprise Police Seek Public Assistance to Locate Runaway Juvenile Surprise Police Seek Public Assistance to Locate Runaway Juvenile
Sierra Holland, age 14, is described as a white female approximately 5ཅ" with short brown hair and blue eyes.
Police join community partners and students at Road Safety Event in Surprise Police join community partners and students at Road Safety Event in Surprise
The event helped to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted and impaired driving.
Police host Coffee with a Cop event in Surprise Police host Coffee with a Cop event in Surprise
Coffee with a Cop will be on November 3 at 17100 W. Clearview Blvd in Sun City from 10a - 2p.
Police offer some safety tips to trick-or-treaters in Surprise Police offer some safety tips to trick-or-treaters in Surprise
Drivers are also reminded to use extra caution when driving through neighborhoods.
Police investigate critical injury incident involving a child in Surprise Police investigate critical injury incident involving a child in Surprise
The three year old child was found trapped underneath a dresser at her home in Surprise.
Police thank the public for 10K Likes on Facebook Police thank the public for 10K Likes on Facebook
Follow Surprise PD on Facebook, Twitter and Nextdoor to join the social media conversations!
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Hunter Lee Young, age 15, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5”8” tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds.
Police join with Eve’s Place in a Domestic Violence Awareness Project Police join with Eve’s Place in a Domestic Violence Awareness Project
T-shirts depicting the impact of domestic violence on its victims will be displayed in the Surprise Police Department.
Surprise Police Explorer Post Wins Top Honors Surprise Police Explorer Post Wins Top Honors
The Surprise Police Department Explorer Post #2236 won seven trophies and one medal at the Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Explorer Competition.
Citizens continue to show support for their local police Citizens continue to show support for their local police
Surprise Police thank citizens for the outpouring of support.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Motorists in the area of Custer Ln and Legacy Park Blvd should expect delays.
Surprise Public Safety officials invite you to G.A.I.N. Night 2016 Surprise Public Safety officials invite you to G.A.I.N. Night 2016
Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 6-9 pm at 15960 North Bullard Avenue (on the 8-acre Park); the event is free.
Local Girl Scout Troop shows support for the police Local Girl Scout Troop shows support for the police
The Girl Scouts brought "survival bags" which consisted of treats for the officers.
President Obama proclaims National Community Policing Week, 2016 President Obama proclaims National Community Policing Week, 2016
National Policing Week is October 2-8, 2016.
Police arrest local man for 1st degree murder in Surprise Police arrest local man for 1st degree murder in Surprise
Roger Couillard was booked into the Maricopa County 4th Avenue Jail for 1st Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays in the area of 15300 W. Greenway Road.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Ethan Gwynne, age 16, is described as approximately 5ང" tall and 110 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes.
Surprise Police Officer receives award from local Elks Lodge Surprise Police Officer receives award from local Elks Lodge
Officer James Jennings received the 2016 Raceway Elks Club, Officer of the Year Award.
Police host a recruit testing process at local high school Police host a recruit testing process at local high school
Testing was held on Saturday, September 24; learn more about the recruitment process by calling 623.222.4100 or email policerecruiting@surpriseaz.gov.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Luis Martinez, age 16, is described as a Hispanic male approximately 6’00”, 175 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects
Two suspects stole $30 in groceries from a local business.
Police announce two new promotions to their leadership team Police announce two new promotions to their leadership team
Congratulations to Commander James Jackson and Sergeant Terri Calabrese-Kopronica for their recent promotions.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Onyx Ross, age 16, is described as a black male approximately 6’01”, 180 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Police thank public for their assistance in locating 17 year old Narayah Lopes.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Suspect allegedly shoplifted approximately $460 worth of merchandise from Ulta.
Local high school students show support for the police Local high school students show support for the police
Paradise Honors students bring donuts, banner for Surprise Police.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Drivers can expect delays in the area of Cotton Lane and Bell Road while police investigate the incident.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Stephen Ojuok, age 16 years, is described as a black male approximately 6’0”, 155 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Narayah Lopes, age 17 years, is described as a white female approximately 5’05”, 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Juwaan Henry, age 15 years, is described as a black male approximately 5’09”, 150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Police thank the public for assistance with locating 15 year old Railyn Black.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Railyn Black, age 15, is described as a white female approximately 5ཁ”, 175 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Christian Guerrero has been safely returned to his family.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Bryanah Nonhof, age 13, is described as a white female approximately 5༿”, 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Bryanah Nonhof, age 13, has returned home.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Eliana Alexander, age 17 years, is described as a white female approximately 5ཁ” tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Nickolas Javins, age 17 years, is described as a white male approximately 5ƍ” tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Christian Guerrero, 14 years old, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’2” tall and weighs approximately 110 pounds.
Police Investigate Fatal Collision Police Investigate Fatal Collision
Impairment is suspected to be a factor of this collision.
Police Investigate Fatal Collision Police Investigate Fatal Collision
Keith Johnson, 19 years old, intentionally caused an accident in order to take his own life.
9/11 Memorial in Surprise reminds us of those “We will never forget” 9/11 Memorial in Surprise reminds us of those “We will never forget”
On the 15th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, first responders take a moment to reflect and remember the victims.
Police attend Patriots Day Ceremony at local school in Surprise Police attend Patriots Day Ceremony at local school in Surprise
Ceremony held to honor all first responders in observance of September 11, 2001.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Jalinda Huff, age 15 years, has been reunited with her family.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays while police investigate the collision at the intersection of Reems and Greenway roads.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Anthony Lavin, 16 years old, has been located and returned home safely.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Juwan Henry, 15 years old, has been reunited with his family.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Jalinda Huff, age 15, is described as a black female, approximately 5༽” tall and 130 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Edgar Gutierrez, age 15, has been reunited with his family.
Police hold testing process for public safety communication officers  Police hold testing process for public safety communication officers
Public safety communication officers answer emergency and non-emergency phone calls.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor traffic delays in the area of Northwest Ranch Pkwy and Greenway Rd while the accident is investigated.
Police join community partners for training event at local high school Police join community partners for training event at local high school
Surprise Police thanks community partners for their assistance.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Juwaan Henry, age 15, is described as approximately 5ང” tall, and weighs 140 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Dominic Ciardi, 15 years old, is approximately 5ཅ” tall and 130 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Anthony Lavin, age 16, is described as approximately 5གྷ” tall and 145 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate person of interest Police seek public assistance to locate person of interest
Bernardino Rodriguez Arteaga, age 49 years old, is wanted for questioning by police in reference to a 2014 criminal investigation.
The Surprise Citizens Patrol are continuing their recruitment efforts The Surprise Citizens Patrol are continuing their recruitment efforts
Surprise Citizens Patrol thanks public who came out the event and gathered details about their award winning organization.
Police join with several community partners to host a drug symposium in Surprise Police join with several community partners to host a drug symposium in Surprise
On Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 6-9 pm, the Surprise Police are partnering with the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission, Drug Free AZ Kids, and the Christ Church of the Valley (CCV) to host a community drug awareness symposium, “The 2016 Drug Symposium”.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Edgar Gutierrez, age 15, is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5ཁ” tall and 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest
Anyone with information should call 623.222.8477.
Police Recruitment Unit participates in Surprise Job Fair Police Recruitment Unit participates in Surprise Job Fair
Contact the SPD Recruitment Unit at 623.222.4100 to learn more about a career in law enforcement.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Police thank public for helping to locate 15 year old Brandon Hernandez.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Brandon Ismael Hernandez, age 15, is described as a Hispanic male, 5ག” tall and 180 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police locate runaway teen in Phoenix and safely return him home Police locate runaway teen in Phoenix and safely return him home
Francisco Trujillo, age 17, was located at a home in Phoenix and was returned safely to his family.
Police share the IRS warning to taxpayers on a surge in phone scams Police share the IRS warning to taxpayers on a surge in phone scams
If you have additional questions or want to speak with someone about these scams you may contact the Treasury’s Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) at 800-366-4484.
Police, and CALEA assessment team, hold public meeting in Surprise Police, and CALEA assessment team, hold public meeting in Surprise
As a part of the CALEA on-site assessment process, agency personnel and members of the community were invited to offer comments at a public information session.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect shoplifted an item valued at $200 from a local retailer.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Francisco Trujillo, age 17, is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5ང” tall and 140 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect shoplifted an item with an estimated value of $400.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The male suspected shoplifted multiple items with an estimated value of $1,100.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Lauren Ellis, age 17, is described as a white female, approximately 5ཀ” tall, has blond hair and blue eyes, and weighs 108 pounds.
Surprise Police are happy to report Ms. Chessick has returned home Surprise Police are happy to report Ms. Chessick has returned home
Dannielle Chessick, age 23, has returned to her assigned group home.
Teen runaway is safely located in Surprise Teen runaway is safely located in Surprise
Mark Alcantar, age 15, has been located and returned to school today.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Anyone with information should contact SPD at 623.222.TIPS (8477).
Surprise Police seek future police officers and police officer recruits Surprise Police seek future police officers and police officer recruits
Surprise Police are currently searching for individuals interested in becoming Police Officers.
Rose says “2 PAWS UP” for the citizens paying it forward in Surprise  Rose says “2 PAWS UP” for the citizens paying it forward in Surprise
Surprise Police are grateful for the citizens who paid if forward today at Dutch Bros Coffee.
Police seek public assistance to locate a runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate a runaway teen in Surprise
Jeanett Bernal, 14 years old, is described as a white female, approximately 5༾” tall and 130 pounds, with blonde hair and brown eyes.
Police ask for public assistance to locate a missing person in Surprise Police ask for public assistance to locate a missing person in Surprise
Dannielle Chessick, age 23, walked away from her group home on Wednesday night.
Investigative Update; child dies in drowning incident in Surprise Investigative Update; child dies in drowning incident in Surprise
Surprise first responders are keeping the family in their thoughts and prayers.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Andrew Nowakowski, age 17, is described as a white male, approximately 5ཁ” tall and 120 pounds, with brown hair and green eyes.
CALEA assessing Surprise Police Department for reaccreditation; public comment invited CALEA assessing Surprise Police Department for reaccreditation; public comment invited
In August 2016, assessors from CALEA will be conducting an on-site assessment of the Surprise Police Department prior to granting reaccreditation for another four years.
Teen runaway returns home safely in Surprise Teen runaway returns home safely in Surprise
The police thank the public for their assistance locating Mr. Balbarino.
Back to school is a busy time for Bullard Avenue Back to school is a busy time for Bullard Avenue
Next week is back to school time for many charter and public school students in Surprise! The City of Surprise Police and Public Works Departments offer safety information.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Matthew Balbarino, age 16, is described as an Asian male, approximately 5ཆ” tall and 215 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
A message from Police Chief Young A message from Police Chief Young
“We are Your Police.”
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Caleb McCarter, age 17, is described as a white male, approximately 6༾” tall and 280 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
Police send well wishes to an injured Kansas City Police Officer Police send well wishes to an injured Kansas City Police Officer
Sending positive thoughts and hoping for a fully recovery from their injuries.
Police provide safety tips to citizens playing Pokémon Go Police provide safety tips to citizens playing Pokémon Go
Planning to capture them all? Make sure you know the laws and stay safe.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Wyatt McClure is described as a white male with bleach blonde hair, brown eyes, is 5’8” tall and weighs approximately 145 pounds.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host upcoming recruitment and informational meeting Surprise Citizens Patrol to host upcoming recruitment and informational meeting
July 27, 2016 in the Public Safety Auditorium, 14250 W. Statler Plaza, from 6-9 p.m.
Surprise Police offer the public some back-to-school safety tips Surprise Police offer the public some back-to-school safety tips
Make sure you know what safety precautions you and your children should be taking when school is back in session.
Surprise Animal Control Unit receives training on wild bird rescue Surprise Animal Control Unit receives training on wild bird rescue
Officers learn how to safely transport injured, orphaned or lost birds.
Surprise Police grateful for the overwhelming amount of support received from the community today Surprise Police grateful for the overwhelming amount of support received from the community today
Police thank Surprise families for their support and appreciation.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect
The suspect purchased several items from a local Wal-Mart store with fraudulent traveler's checks.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of Bell Road and R.H. Johnson Blvd while police work to clear the area.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify assault suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify assault suspect
The suspect was described as a white female, approximately 40-50 years of age, with short dark hair.
Police send condolences to the families, all those impacted by the deadly shooting today in Dallas Police send condolences to the families, all those impacted by the deadly shooting today in Dallas
Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the officers that passed while serving their community last night.
Police Explorers partner with Papa John’s Pizza for fundraising event Police Explorers partner with Papa John’s Pizza for fundraising event
From now to September 30, use Promo Code “EXPLORER50” and you will get 50% off your online order; Surprise Explorers will get $1 from each order.
Surprise Police locate runaway teen at a home in Phoenix Surprise Police locate runaway teen at a home in Phoenix
Susan Cruz-Hernandez, age 17, has been located and safely returned home.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile in Surprise
Genesis Pizano, 12 years old, is described as a Hispanic female, approximately 5༽” tall and 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Susan Cruz-Hernandez, age 17, is described as a Hispanic female, approximately 5༾” tall and 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
“Rose” is asking for public assistance to locate a lost family pet, “Widow” “Rose” is asking for public assistance to locate a lost family pet, “Widow”
Widow, a 65 lb German Shepard, went missing in the area of 15300 W Young Street on Thursday, June 30.
Police seek public assistance to identify bank robbery suspect Police seek public assistance to identify bank robbery suspect
Anyone with information about the suspect who robbed the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union in Surprise should call 1.800.343.TIPS.
“Rose” and the Surprise Police provide update to MedReturn Program  “Rose” and the Surprise Police provide update to MedReturn Program
Rose and the rest of the Surprise Police Department would like to thank the public for the continued success of the MedReturn program.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect
Female suspect exited the store without paying for the service that she received.
K-9 “Rose”; not just a therapy dog to the Surprise Police Department K-9 “Rose”; not just a therapy dog to the Surprise Police Department
In addition to being a therapy dog, Rose will also be the department's mascot.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify theft suspect
The suspect removed the tip jar from the counter of a coffee station and left the store.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Nickolas James Javins, age 17, has black hair, brown eyes, is 5’7” tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host upcoming recruitment and informational meeting Surprise Citizens Patrol to host upcoming recruitment and informational meeting
July 27, 2016 in the Public Safety Auditorium, 14250 W. Statler Plaza, from 6-9 p.m.
Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect allegedly took several items from a local business in the area of 13700 West Bell Road without paying.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Anthony Henderson, 15 years old, is described as a black male, approximately 5གྷ” tall and 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Alyssa Salazar, age 15, is described as a Hispanic female, approximately 5༿” tall and 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Javion Peeples, age 14, is described as a black male with brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 131 pounds.
Surprise Police present SRO Challenge Coin Program at the 2016 School Safety Conference Surprise Police present SRO Challenge Coin Program at the 2016 School Safety Conference
School resource officers from around the state met at the Talking Stick Resort to attend the annual conference.
Teen runaway returns home safely in Surprise Teen runaway returns home safely in Surprise
Surprise Police thank the public for assistance with locating 17 year old Tiarra Harris.
Police locate runaway teen and return him home safely to his family Police locate runaway teen and return him home safely to his family
Kegan Ross has been located and reunited with his family.
Police ask public to help identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise Police ask public to help identify shoplifting suspect in Surprise
The suspect allegedly stole $100 from a local store.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays and lane restrictions near the Dysart Road and Elm Street intersection.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Kegan Ross, age 14, is described as a white male, approximately 5ཅ” tall and 210 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
Local runaway teen in Surprise; returns home safely Local runaway teen in Surprise; returns home safely
London Burton, age 14, has been reunited with her family.
Surprise man arrested for attempted murder after attacking his mother Surprise man arrested for attempted murder after attacking his mother
Kevin White, age 23, has been booked in the Maricopa County Jail on multiple felony charges.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays in the area of 13700 West Greenway Road in Surprise.
Police ask for public assistance with 2014 homicide in Surprise Police ask for public assistance with 2014 homicide in Surprise
Anyone with information regarding this case may contact Silent Witness at W-I-T-N-E-S-S, that’s 480.948.6377, or toll free at 1.800.343.TIPS.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Daniel Gonzalez, age 15 years, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 143 pounds.
Police Explorers partner with Papa John’s Pizza for fundraising event Police Explorers partner with Papa John’s Pizza for fundraising event
Order a pizza from a participating Papa John’s Pizza store and use Promo Code “EXPLORER50” to get 50% off your online order.
Surprise Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles Surprise Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles
Check the backseat and remember, Hot Cars Can Kill!
Surprise Police Explorer Post #2236 issues “Running Man Challenge” Surprise Police Explorer Post #2236 issues “Running Man Challenge”
Does your police department have what it takes to accept the challenge?
Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect Police seek public assistance to identify fraud suspect
The suspect allegedly purchased several items from a local retailer using a stolen credit card.
A local runaway teen returns home and reunites with his family A local runaway teen returns home and reunites with his family
Nicholas Garcia has been reunited with his family.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Nicholas Garcia, age 13, is 5’4” tall and weighs approximately 105 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate missing person in Surprise Police ask for public assistance to locate missing person in Surprise
Dannielle Catherine Chessick, a 23 year old woman, walked away from her assigned group home located in the 14600 block of Acapulco Lane in Surprise.
Local runaway teen returns home and self-surrenders to the police Local runaway teen returns home and self-surrenders to the police
Raymond D Esquivel, age 13, returned home and self-surrendered to the Surprise Police Department.
APS work crews restore power in Surprise APS work crews restore power in Surprise
Traffic signals are once again working and the normal flow of traffic in the area has resumed.
Runaway teen is located in Phoenix Runaway teen is located in Phoenix
Alexis Santana has been reunited with her family.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Camry Bridges, age 17, is described as approximately 5ཁ" tall and 125 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Ethan Gwynne, age 15, was reported missing by his family.
Two construction workers injured at the Grand Bell Interchange Project Two construction workers injured at the Grand Bell Interchange Project
Surprise Police are currently on-scene working with the Arizona Department of Transportation personnel to determine the cause of the incident.
Police ask public to help identify suspect in attempted ATM burglary Police ask public to help identify suspect in attempted ATM burglary
The incident occurred at a local bank in the area of Bell Road and Grand Avenue in Surprise on May 15, 2016.
Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in recent burglaries Police seek public assistance to identify person of interest in recent burglaries
This person is wanted for questioning regarding several vehicle burglaries in the area of 16200 North Fox Hill Drive in Surprise.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Raymond Esquivel, age 13, is described as a black male, approximately 5༽" tall and 130 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
 Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen in Surprise
Nicole Samawi, age 16, is approximately 5ཀ" tall and 135 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Power outage effecting traffic lights and businesses along Bell Rd. Power outage effecting traffic lights and businesses along Bell Rd.
The outage is also affecting the traffic lights at N. Dysart Rd and N. Parkview Place
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Dylan Andrew White, age 16, is described as a White male with brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’10” tall and weighs approximately 125 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Ethan Keller Gwynne, age 15, has blonde hair, blue eyes, is 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 110 pounds.
Surprise Police Warn Against Leaving Kids, Pets in Hot Vehicles Surprise Police Warn Against Leaving Kids, Pets in Hot Vehicles
Remember, Hot Cars Can Kill!
Police seek public’s help locating overdue person Police seek public’s help locating overdue person
Scott Allen Weltz, age 56, was last seen on May 31 at 7:56 a.m. when told his wife that he was driving to his new job at Evolve Discovery in Phoenix.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Matthew Henline, age 17, has brown hair, blue eyes, is 5’10” tall and weighs approximately 185 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Angelique Cullop, age 17, has black hair, brown eyes, is 5’2” tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Crystal Robinson, age 17 years, has black hair, brown eyes, is 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Raymond Esquivel has black hair, brown eyes, is 5”7” tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds.
Police remind the public of curfew ordinance in Surprise Police remind the public of curfew ordinance in Surprise
Violation of the curfew ordinance is a class 1 misdemeanor and parents may also be cited for their children being out after curfew.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the Bell Rd and Mt Vista Ranch intersection while police investigate the incident.
Roll over traffic collision alert in Surprise Roll over traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of 133rd Ave and Waddell Rd.
Police remind the public to “Buckle Up Arizona…It’s the Law”! Police remind the public to “Buckle Up Arizona…It’s the Law”!
Law enforcement agencies across the state will be stepping up traffic enforcement patrols and increasing other enforcement efforts to drive home the message from May 23, 2016 through June 5, 2016.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager
Daniella Rivas-Espinoza, age 15, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’3” tall and weighs approximately 100 pounds.
The 6th annual VA2K Walk + Roll coming to Surprise The 6th annual VA2K Walk + Roll coming to Surprise
The annual Walk & Roll, 1.2 miles, will take place on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 from 6:30 am - 10 am, at the VA’s Northwest Clinic located at 13985 West Grand Avenue in Surprise.
Surprise Police preparing to celebrate National Police Week Surprise Police preparing to celebrate National Police Week
The 28th Annual Candlelight Vigil will be held on May 13 in Washington D.C. to honor fallen officers.
El Mirage Police locate runaway teen from Surprise El Mirage Police locate runaway teen from Surprise
Hunter Lee Young, age 14 years, has been reunited with his family.
Surprise Police locate local runaway teen Surprise Police locate local runaway teen
Elsie Chavez, age 17, has been returned to her family.
Mr. Wesley Sjol safely located; Silver Alert cancelled  Mr. Wesley Sjol safely located; Silver Alert cancelled
The police would like to thank the public for their assistance with locating Mr. Sjol.
 Police release names of two men involved in plane crash; sadly one has passed away Police release names of two men involved in plane crash; sadly one has passed away
Mr. Joshua Merrill, a 31 year old Peoria resident, passed away during surgery last night. He was the pilot of the aircraft.
Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult
Mr. Wesley James Sjol is described as a white male, approximately 5’11” tall, weighing approximately 182 pounds, having grey hair, a grey mustache, and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing an orange colored shirt, tan pants, and black shoes.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Hunter Lee Young, age 14, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5”7” tall and weighs approximately 145 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Alexis Santana, age 15 years, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 4”11” tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds.
Small aircraft crash lands in a Surprise neighborhood Small aircraft crash lands in a Surprise neighborhood
Police and Fire-Medical are on-scene investigating the crash that occurred at 5 p.m. inside the Sun Village active adult community.
2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics
The police wish to thank the public for their support and for cheering the participants as they carried the Special Olympics torch.
Police place high priority on quickly locating runaway teens Police place high priority on quickly locating runaway teens
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a runaway teen should contact Surprise Police at crimetips@surpriseaz.gov.
Police to carry the torch in support of Special Olympics Police to carry the torch in support of Special Olympics
The run will begin at approximately 10:50 a.m. on Thursday, May 5, at Grand Ave and Sunrise Blvd.
Surprise Police attending the Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Service Surprise Police attending the Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Service
The service is open to the public and will begin at 7:15 pm at the Wesley Bolin Plaza, located at 205 S. 17th Avenue, in Phoenix.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
The intersection at Waddell and Sarival roads has now been reopened.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Laynee Thompson, age 14 years, has blonde hair, green eyes, is 5’0” tall and weighs approximately 100 pounds.
Police seek public assistance to identify suspects Police seek public assistance to identify suspects
The suspect allegedly took a wallet that was left unattended on the counter.
Police seek public assistance to identify suspects Police seek public assistance to identify suspects
The suspects fraudulently returned several items of merchandise to a store in the area of 13700 W Bell Rd area.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Thomas Dunn, age 17, was reported missing by his family.
Police Investigating Homicide Police Investigating Homicide
Police are currently investigating the incident that occurred in the area of Sunny and Tara lanes in Surprise.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays in the area of Litchfield and Bell roads.
Surprise animal control officers conduct waterfowl rescue operation Surprise animal control officers conduct waterfowl rescue operation
The mother duck and her ducklings were safely returned to Surprise Park.
Police seeking qualified applicants for records technician position Police seeking qualified applicants for records technician position
Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect allegedly stole more than $400 worth of merchandise.
Police recruitment unit participates in Surprise Job Fair Police recruitment unit participates in Surprise Job Fair
If you are interested in learning more about a career in law enforcement contact the Surprise Police Department Recruitment Unit at 623.222.4100 or email your questions to policerecruiting@surpriseaz.gov.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays in the area of N 140th Dr and Greenway Rd while police investigate the incident.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
The suspect allegedly store more than $300 worth of merchandise from a local business.
Surprise Police host annual employee appreciation awards banquet Surprise Police host annual employee appreciation awards banquet
The April 15th ceremony at the Surprise Stadium recognized members of the department for their dedication and service.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor delays in the area of 15800 West Acoma Drive.
Local teen runaway returns home safely Local teen runaway returns home safely
London Burton, age 14, has been reunited with her family.
 Traffic collision causes temporary power outage in Surprise Traffic collision causes temporary power outage in Surprise
Traffic delays are expected in the area of 113th Ave and Avenue of the Arts while police investigate the incident; APS is working to restore power in the area.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays are expected at the Reems and Greenway roads intersection while police investigate the incident.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Daniel Sotelo, age 16 years, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’7” tall and weighs approximately 125 pounds.
 Police celebrate National Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week Police celebrate National Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week
SPD appreciates all the work done by the professionals who assist animals in need.
Police celebrate National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Police celebrate National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
SPD appreciates all the work done by the city's telecommunicators.
Police recognize and celebrate National Volunteer Week Police recognize and celebrate National Volunteer Week
Make sure you thank a volunteer for their hard work and dedication.
Police recognize National Crime Victim’s Rights Week; April 10-16 Police recognize National Crime Victim’s Rights Week; April 10-16
This year's theme is "Serving Victims, Building Trust, and Restoring Hope."
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Ms. Alexia Rogers, age 17 years, has brown hair, blue eyes, is 5’7” tall and weighs approximately 115 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
London Burton, age 14 years, has black hair, brown eyes, is 5’5” tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Onyx Robert Ross, age 16, has black hair, brown eyes, is 6’1” tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Oscar Ybarra, age 15, has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Minor delays are expected at the Bell and Dysart roads intersection.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Edgar Gutierrez, age 14, was reported missing by a family member who has not seen him for two days.
Police and community partners host 2016 Spring Bicycle Rodeo Police and community partners host 2016 Spring Bicycle Rodeo
The rodeo is on April 9, 2016 at the CCV Church, 14787 West Cholla Street, from 8 am to noon.
Police locate teen runaway and return her home safely Police locate teen runaway and return her home safely
Elsie Chavez, age 16, was returned to her family in good health.
Local teen runaway is located and returned home safely to her family Local teen runaway is located and returned home safely to her family
Alicia Jimenez, age 17, had been reported missing on March 24.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Male suspect in his 30's stole nearly $400 worth of merchandise from a local business.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of 163rd Avenue and Bell Rd.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
A female suspect, accompanied by three persons of interest, shoplifted several items from a local store.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects
Two male suspects stole more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from a local retailer.
Police and community partners host a RX medication disposal event Police and community partners host a RX medication disposal event
The event was held at the Colonnade Recreation Village located at 19116 Colonnade Way in Surprise on 3/28.
Police host a recruit testing process at local high school Police host a recruit testing process at local high school
Interested candidates should contact the Surprise Police Department Recruitment Unit at 623.222.4100 or email policerecruiting@surpriseaz.gov.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays are expected in the 11700 block of west Bell Rd.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Elsie Chavez, age 16, has long brown curly hair, green eyes, is 5”6” tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays expected at 115th Ave and Bell Rd as police investigate the scene
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Alicia Jimenez, age 17, was reported missing by her family.
Surprise Police participate in a local job fair in Glendale  Surprise Police participate in a local job fair in Glendale
The Recruitment team continued their search for future police officers, future public safety telecommunicators, and other support service personnel at the March 23 fair.
Police hold Citizen Safety Forum Police hold Citizen Safety Forum
The Surprise Police Department, in partnership with the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, will be hosting a Citizen Safety Forum from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Surprise Police locate runaway teen at school Surprise Police locate runaway teen at school
Emily Miller was returned home at the end of the school day.
Police currently searching for a part-time victim advocate Police currently searching for a part-time victim advocate
The application process is now open and will close Sunday, April 3, 2016, at 11:59 PM Arizona Time.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Emily Miller, age 16, was reported missing by a member of her family.
Police remind public of changes made to city ordinances in 2015 Police remind public of changes made to city ordinances in 2015
Recent changes to the Municipal Code address behaviors at public events and interactions with police dogs, to name a few.
Police hold drug takeback event Police hold drug takeback event
Officers will be at the Colonnade Recreation Village from 9a-noon on March 28 for the prescription takeback event.
Police explorers thank the public for supporting their “Tip-A-Cop” event Police explorers thank the public for supporting their “Tip-A-Cop” event
The explorers collected more than $800 during the event.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects
Three male suspects allegedly stole $30 in merchandise from a local convenient store.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Mia Gonzales, age 16, was last seen wearing a black shirt and yoga pants.
Surprise Police and MADD participate in “Know Your Limit” Surprise Police and MADD participate in “Know Your Limit”
Officers and members of MADD will distribute informational materials at the 3/17 spring training game.
Multiple Arrests in Organized Retail Crime Ring Multiple Arrests in Organized Retail Crime Ring
The suspects had a allegedly stolen more than $35,000 worth of goods from north west Valley businesses.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect delays in the area of 163rd Ave and Desert Oasis while police investigate the incident.
Police transport Montez Lavell Wright III back to Arizona Police transport Montez Lavell Wright III back to Arizona
He is expected to arrive at the 4th Avenue Jail between 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant Surprise Police Explorers host a “Tip-A-Cop” event at local restaurant
Support Surprise PD in their fund raising efforts during this “Tip-a-Cop” event.
Local Surprise man arrested for sexual misconduct with a minor   Local Surprise man arrested for sexual misconduct with a minor
Dwayne Michael Hawkins, age 38, was a former Valley Vista High School track coach.
Police participate in Warrant Wednesday on FOX 10’s Morning Show Police participate in Warrant Wednesday on FOX 10’s Morning Show
Police shared information regarding open missing persons and shoplifting cases on the morning program
Police provide the public some tips when conducting on-line transactions Police provide the public some tips when conducting on-line transactions
Choose a location that is well lit and in a highly visible location.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Emergency crews are on-scene at Civic Center Dr and Bell Rd to investigate the accident.
Local teen runaway is safely located at school Local teen runaway is safely located at school
Raymond Esquivel, a recently reported runaway youth, was found at school.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Raymond Esquivel, age 13, was reported missing by a family member.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Police and Fire-Medical are on scene examining the vehicle occupants.
Surprise Citizen Patrol hosts annual awards banquet  Surprise Citizen Patrol hosts annual awards banquet
The event recognized the outstanding work done by the Patrol team members over the past year.
Surprise Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force Surprise Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force
Multiple police departments work together to stop impaired drivers.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Slowing expected in the area of Loop 303 and Greenway Road due to the accident.
Police investigating possible hazmat incident in Surprise Police investigating possible hazmat incident in Surprise
Pepper spray accidentally discharges at a grocery store at the Bell and Reems road intersection.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Nickolas Javins, age 16, was reported missing by a family member.
Local runaway teen is located and reunited with her family Local runaway teen is located and reunited with her family
Madyson Ord has safely returned home.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect traffic delays in the area of Reems and Waddell roads.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Madyson Ord, age 15, was reported missing by her family.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Brice Milhone, age 16, was reported missing by his family.
Surprise police release more details involving recent double homicide Surprise police release more details involving recent double homicide
Cell phone found at the residence proves to be a key piece of evidence.
Police arrest two men in connection to double homicide in Surprise Police arrest two men in connection to double homicide in Surprise
Surprise Police Department has apprehended two suspects in connection to the February 9 homicide.
Silent Witness reward increased to 15K in double homicide in Surprise Silent Witness reward increased to 15K in double homicide in Surprise
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Silent Witness at 480.948.6377 or toll free at 1.800.343.8477.
Police explorers team-up with Chick-fil-A for “Spirit Week” Police explorers team-up with Chick-fil-A for “Spirit Week”
A portion of the proceeds from the purchase of small nugget trays between Feb. 17 and Mar. 2 will go towards the program.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspects
The male and female suspect allegedly stole more than $700 in merchandise.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile Police seek public assistance to locate runaway juvenile
Genesis Pizano, age 12, was reported missing by her caretaker.
Police identify Mrs. Ruth Schwed as the second homicide victim Police identify Mrs. Ruth Schwed as the second homicide victim
Runaway teen returns home Runaway teen returns home
Eliana Alexander, age 14, has been reunited with her family.
Police investigate kidnapping incident, suspect in custody Police investigate kidnapping incident, suspect in custody
Officers take suspect into custody without incident.
Police seek public assistance locating missing woman from Surprise Police seek public assistance locating missing woman from Surprise
Mrs. Barbara McDonald Harris was reported missing on Feb. 10, 2016.
Police release further details in recent homicide investigation Police release further details in recent homicide investigation
Police ask anyone with information to call the department at 623.222.8477.
Police investigating the suspicious deaths of two women in Surprise Police investigating the suspicious deaths of two women in Surprise
The two female subjects were found by SPD during a welfare check.
Police identify the two women found deceased in Surprise Police identify the two women found deceased in Surprise
The investigation into the deaths of the two women is still ongoing.
SRO Challenge Coin students sponsor “Operation Smile” in Surprise SRO Challenge Coin students sponsor “Operation Smile” in Surprise
Students collected over 1,700 signed cards to distribute to children hospitalized at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center.
Waterline break causes minor traffic delays in Surprise Waterline break causes minor traffic delays in Surprise
Police will also remain on-scene conducting traffic control until the repairs can be made.
Local runaway teen returns home and is reunited with family members Local runaway teen returns home and is reunited with family members
Surprise Police are grateful for the public's assistance with finding Skylar Watford.
Surprise Police seek future police officers Surprise Police seek future police officers
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Clifford Cacy, age 17, has been reunited with his family.
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Police thank the public for helping return Czarina Madueno to her family.
Out-of-service school bus causes minor traffic delays in Surprise  Out-of-service school bus causes minor traffic delays in Surprise
Minor traffic delays expected along eastbound Bell Rd just east of Dysart Rd.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect  Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Suspect allegedly removed several items from a Walgreens store without paying.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Clifford Cacy, age 17, was reported missing by his family.
Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen Police seek public assistance to locate runaway teen
Onyx Ross, age 16, was reported missing by his family.
Police continue to search for a missing resident from Surprise Police continue to search for a missing resident from Surprise
Mr. William Butler was reported missing on January 29 by his family.
Police offer crime prevention tips to the public Police offer crime prevention tips to the public
Remind public to report any suspicious activity to the department immediately.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Skylar Watford, age 17, was reported missing by a member of his family.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Accident occurred at Reems Rd and Paradise Ln; no delays are anticipated.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays are expected in the area of 151st Ave and Cactus Rd.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting tonight Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting tonight
Meeting will be held at the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium located at 14250 West Statler Plaza from 6-9 p.m.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Surprise Police and Fire Medical are on scene at Sunrise Blvd and Bell Rd investigating the accident.
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Sophia Wisniewski has been reunited with her family.
Local runaway teen returns home  Local runaway teen returns home
Police are grateful for the public's assistance and are happy to announce that Christian Abel Guerrero has returned home.
Police respond to RV fire in Surprise Police respond to RV fire in Surprise
Surprise Police and Fire Medical are on scene investigating the incident on 17200 West Bell Road in Surprise.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting
Interested citizens should plan to attend on January 27 from 6-9pm at the Public Safety Auditorium.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Police are investigating the incident at Bell Rd and Greasewood St.
Police respond to unsubstantiated bomb threat at local high school Police respond to unsubstantiated bomb threat at local high school
The phone call received at Valley Vista HS in Surprise was one of many throughout the Valley today.
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Raymond Esquivel has been reunited with his family.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Raymond Esquivel, age 13, was reported as a runaway by his family.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Christian Guerrero, age 14, was reported missing by his family.
Police investigating single vehicle traffic accident Police investigating single vehicle traffic accident
The intersection of 180th Ave and Greenway Rd is closed while police investigate the incident.
Missing endangered adult, Wesley Sjol, located Missing endangered adult, Wesley Sjol, located
Wesley Sjol was safely returned home on January 14.
 Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult
Robert Copeland, age 40 years, may be armed; the public is asked not to approach Mr. Copeland and to call Surprise Police immediately if he is seen.
Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult Wesley Sjol Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult Wesley Sjol
Local Runaway Teen Located Local Runaway Teen Located
Raymond Esquivel was reported missing on January 11, 2016.
Police ask for public’s assistance to identify person of interest Police ask for public’s assistance to identify person of interest
Suspect allegedly used a stolen credit card to purchase items in Surprise.
Surprise Police Host Tayler and Caleb’s Project Surprise Police Host Tayler and Caleb’s Project
The siblings, age 8 and 6, provide police departments with positive hand-written cards to show their appreciation for their service.
Police alert citizens to “jury duty” scam Police alert citizens to “jury duty” scam
Police ask for public assistance in locating runaway teen Police ask for public assistance in locating runaway teen
Sophia Rose Wisniewski, age 15, was reported missing on January 9.
Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen Police ask for public assistance to locate runaway teen
Raymond Esquivel, age 13, was reported to police as a runaway.
Police locate runaway teen in Surprise Police locate runaway teen in Surprise
Karla Lizeth Morales-Alonso, age 16, has returned home after being reported as a runaway on December 17, 2015.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Emergency responders are evaluating occupants in the intersection of Perryville Rd and Peoria Ave.
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Jeanette Bernal has been reunited with her family.
Police remind public of changes in city ordinances from 2015 Police remind public of changes in city ordinances from 2015
Contact the Surprise Police Department at 623.222.4000 if you have any questions about the changed ordinances.
Surprise Police host Shred-a-Thon and Drug Take Back Surprise Police host Shred-a-Thon and Drug Take Back
Shred trucks will be available on Saturday, January 23, 7-10 a.m., or until the trucks are at capacity.
Police ask for assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police ask for assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Suspect allegedly stole several bottles of alcohol from a local store.
Police locate teen runaway in New Mexico  Police locate teen runaway in New Mexico
Elsie Chavez, 16 years, has been located.
Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting Surprise Citizens Patrol to host recruitment meeting
On January 27, 2016, from 6 – 9 pm, the Surprise Citizens Patrol will be hosting a recruitment and informational meeting at the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium located at 14250 West Statler Plaza.
Police remind public of Shannon’s Law Police remind public of Shannon’s Law
Don't turn a celebration into a tragedy.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Police are investigating a collision in the area of 137th Avenue and Waddell Road.
Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise
Private use is permitted December 24 - January 3.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Elsie Chavez, age 16 years, was reported missing on December 26.
City offers Christmas tree drop-off sites; holiday recycling tips City offers Christmas tree drop-off sites; holiday recycling tips
The lots are open December 26 – January 17
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Lizeth Morales-Alonso, age 16 years, was reported missing on December 17.
Police ask public to report suspicious activity Police ask public to report suspicious activity
Remind residents that if something doesn't seem right, the best practice is to call the police.
Police collect toys and distribute them to families in need Police collect toys and distribute them to families in need
Surprise Police were able to help more than 56 families thanks to the generous donations of residents and businesses.
Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise Police remind the public of the laws on the use of fireworks in Surprise
Residents are encouraged to follow all safety precautions and city codes when handling fireworks.
Police notice an increase in mail theft in Surprise Police notice an increase in mail theft in Surprise
Several neighborhoods have experienced mailbox theft over the past couple of weeks.
Missing vulnerable adult located in Surprise Missing vulnerable adult located in Surprise
Joseph Wrublik has been reunited with his family.
Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult Police seek assistance locating missing endangered adult
Joseph Wrublik, age 46, was reported missing by his parents; Wrublik is considered special needs.
Police seek public assistance to identify suspects Police seek public assistance to identify suspects
Two suspects have reportedly stolen items from parked cars in the area of Bell and El Mirage roads.
Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects Police seek public assistance to identify burglary suspects
Two suspects were caught on camera stealing multiple items from a local Radio Shack.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Monwell McGee Jr., age 17, has a history of running away.
Local runaway teen returns home Local runaway teen returns home
Nicole Stenvall, age 15, has been reunited with her family.
Surprise Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force Surprise Police participate in West Valley DUI Task Force
The goal is to keep the roadways safe by identifying and removing impaired drivers.
Man arrested for assaulting a child in Surprise Man arrested for assaulting a child in Surprise
The 36 year-old man assaulted a 9 year-old causing facial damage to the child.
 Runaway teenager has returned home Runaway teenager has returned home
John Dumitru was reported missing on December 9.
Surprise man shoots dog in defense of his own animal Surprise man shoots dog in defense of his own animal
Matthew Tardy alleges that the unrestrained dog was attempting to fight his dog.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Brice Milhone, age 16, was last seen on December 10 when he was dropped off at work.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager
John Dumitru, age 16, was reported missing by his family on Wednesday, December 9.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teen
Karla Lizeth Morales Alsono, age 16, was reported missing on 12.9.2015.
Police offer citizens advice about mail fraud and mail scams Police offer citizens advice about mail fraud and mail scams
Remember, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
Police ask for assistance in locating runaway teen Police ask for assistance in locating runaway teen
Nicole Stenvall, age 15, was reported missing by her parents on December 10.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Collision in the Litchfield Rd and Statler Blvd intersection; southbound lanes on Litchfield are temporarily closed.
Police continue to collect toys for the annual toy drive   Police continue to collect toys for the annual toy drive
The deadline to donate is December 14, 2015.
Surprise Police Explorers partner with Chick-fil-A for “Spirit Day” Surprise Police Explorers partner with Chick-fil-A for “Spirit Day”
The tip-a-cop fundraiser will take place on Saturday, December 12 at Chick-fil-A, 13725 W. Bell Rd.
Police host crime prevention awareness events in Surprise Police host crime prevention awareness events in Surprise
Remind residents to 'Lock-it or Lose-it' and keep valuables out of site while shopping.
Multiple traffic collision alerts in Surprise Multiple traffic collision alerts in Surprise
Collisions are causing delays in both the westbound and eastbound lanes near the intersection of Dysart and Bell roads.
SRO students and others collect stuffed bears for local Bear Drive SRO students and others collect stuffed bears for local Bear Drive
Over 1,600 stuffed animals will be donated to children's hospitals thanks to the inaugural Bear Drive.
Police remember Pearl Harbor Police remember Pearl Harbor
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Heavy delays are expected in the area of Bell Road and Greasewood Street.
Police remind public of recent changes in city ordinances Police remind public of recent changes in city ordinances
Residents with questions about the code changes can contact Surprise Police at 623.222.4000.
Police ask for assistance in identifying shoplifting suspect Police ask for assistance in identifying shoplifting suspect
Suspect took several bottles of alcohol from Bashas on Waddell Road without paying.
Police ask for assistance in identifying shoplifting suspect Police ask for assistance in identifying shoplifting suspect
Suspect took a carton of cigarettes from the Circle K in the 12700 block of west Grand Ave.
Police offer on-line safety tips for Cyber Monday Police offer on-line safety tips for Cyber Monday
SPD is encouraging residents to be mindful of suspicious transactions and be vigilant.
Police deliver Thanksgiving meals to families in Surprise Police deliver Thanksgiving meals to families in Surprise
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays are expected in the Greenway Road and Parkview Place intersection while emergency crews work to extricate occupants in the vehicles.
Teen bicyclist involved in traffic collision in Surprise Teen bicyclist involved in traffic collision in Surprise
The teen girl was transported to a local hospital to be checked out after being struck by a passenger vehicle.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager
Jeanette Bernal, age 13, was reported missing from her home in the El Mirage and Bell roads area.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager
Jeanette Bernal, age 13, was reported missing from her home in the El Mirage and Bell roads area.
Police recommend online recording system to help track valuables Police recommend online recording system to help track valuables
Adding information to the free online system, ReportIt, helps police track items in the event of theft.
Police provide the public safety tips and laws for sharing the road Police provide the public safety tips and laws for sharing the road
Surprise Police also encourage the use of properly fitted safety helmets when riding bicycles.
Surprise municipal code, unreasonable dog barking Surprise municipal code, unreasonable dog barking
Get informed on city ordinances related to dog barking.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Surprise Fire-Medical is on-scene in the area of Litchfield Rd and Peoria Ave to examine the vehicle occupants.
Surprise municipal code, unreasonable dog barking Surprise municipal code, unreasonable dog barking
Get informed on city ordinances related to dog barking.
Runaway teen returns home Runaway teen returns home
Christian Abel Guerrero, age 14, has returned home safely.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Eastbound Bell Rd is temporarily closed at Crossroads Blvd while the occupants involved in the collision are evaluated.
Police ask for support in “Over the Edge” event for Special Olympics Police ask for support in “Over the Edge” event for Special Olympics
Funds are still being accepted on Sergeant Klarkowski’s Donation Page: http://ow.ly/UQQ00.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Accident occurred in the intersection of Bell and Reems roads; one person transported to hospital.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Collision occurred in the area of Bell Rd and R. H. Johnson Blvd.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
The collision occurred in the area of West Gabriela Drive and West Cholla Street; there were no injuries.
Police ask for assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police ask for assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Hispanic male suspect removed several power tools from the Lowes located at Bell and Grand without paying.
Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Suspect took several items from the Ulta located at Bell and Grand without paying.
Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager Police seek public assistance in locating runaway teenager
Kyleigh Heron was seen in the area of 17500 West Lundberg Street in the company of another juvenile male.
Do you know these suspects? Do you know these suspects?
Suspects were captured on video burglarizing a home.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Southbound traffic is being redirected to West Statler to avoid the collision in the Litchfield Rd & Statler St intersection.
Paying it forward brings a local girl a surprise from the police Paying it forward brings a local girl a surprise from the police
Police replaced a motorized bicycle that was stolen from Natalia back in September.
Police release results of Domestic Violence Warrant Operations Police release results of Domestic Violence Warrant Operations
Over 20 persons with warrants for their arrest due to domestic violence were apprehended.
Police collect donations at Fry’s Fuel of Dreams event in Surprise Police collect donations at Fry’s Fuel of Dreams event in Surprise
Over $600 was collected and will be donated to the Special Olympics of Arizona.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
No injuries reported at the collision in the area of 163rd Avenue and Grand Avenue.
Do you know this suspect? Do you know this suspect?
Suspect, described as a Hispanic male, took several items without paying and drove away in a white Dodge pick-up truck.
Police offer some Halloween Safety Tips Police offer some Halloween Safety Tips
Drivers are reminded to use extra caution when driving through neighborhoods this Halloween.
Do you know these suspects? Do you know these suspects?
Three male suspects took items valued around $75 without paying.
Police thank the public for supporting the local “Tip-A-Cop” event in Surprise Police thank the public for supporting the local “Tip-A-Cop” event in Surprise
Surprise Police collected over $1,000 which will be donated to the Special Olympics.
Surprise Police Volunteer Program wins the 2015 IACP Award for Outstanding Achievement in Law Enfor Surprise Police Volunteer Program wins the 2015 IACP Award for Outstanding Achievement in Law Enfor
Support from volunteers is an integral part of the police departments ability to provide customer service.
FOX 10’s Cory McCloskey awarded Honorary SRO Challenge Coin Membership FOX 10’s Cory McCloskey awarded Honorary SRO Challenge Coin Membership
McCloskey was presented with the award by students at SRO Challenge coin students from Shadow Ridge High School in Surprise.
Challenge Coin students support recent AZ NF Walk 2015 Challenge Coin students support recent AZ NF Walk 2015
SRO Challenge participants assisted at the event which helped raise money for children with neurofibromatosis (NF).
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Drivers can expect delays in the westbound lane of Greenway Rd at Litchfield Rd.
Public support leads to successful G.A.I.N. Night Event Public support leads to successful G.A.I.N. Night Event
The well-attended event helped improve communications and connectivity with Surprise residents.
Temporary Road Closure in Surprise Temporary Road Closure in Surprise
Both north and south bound Greasewood Street will be closed at Bell Road for roadway repairs beginning 4 a.m. Monday, October 5 until 4 p.m. Friday, October 9.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Domestic abuse is never okay; if you need assistance, please contact the Surprise Police Department Victim’s Assistance Unit at 623.222.4312 or 623.222.4342.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Traffic delays expected in Reems and Greenway roads intersection until vehicles are cleared from the roadway.
Do you know this shoplifting suspect? Do you know this shoplifting suspect?
Suspect left Target without paying for approximately $400 worth of baby related merchandise.
Police seek public assistance in identifying suspect Police seek public assistance in identifying suspect
Suspect removed the victim's purse and used the credit cards to purchase merchandise in other locations.
Surprise Police thank public for 2K followers on Twitter Surprise Police thank public for 2K followers on Twitter
SPD is grateful for the community's support on its social media channels.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Multiple collision accident located in the area of Litchfield Rd and Cactus Rd.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
The accident is in the area of Bell Rd and 165th Ave.
Updated: Police host Child Passenger Safety Course Updated: Police host Child Passenger Safety Course
Residents are invited to attend a 32-hour training series to become certified child passenger safety technicians.
Surprise public safety officials announce G.A.I.N. Night 2015 Surprise public safety officials announce G.A.I.N. Night 2015
Police invite residents to upcoming public safety and information event.
Police present crime prevention tips to SCG Neighborhood Watch Police present crime prevention tips to SCG Neighborhood Watch
Sergeant Timothy Klarkowski spoke with the Sun City Grand residents about neighborhood safety and recent statistics.
Surprise public safety officials announce G.A.I.N. Night 2015 Surprise public safety officials announce G.A.I.N. Night 2015
Police Officer receives National Award from the VFW Police Officer receives National Award from the VFW
Police officer extinguishes fire at local residence Police officer extinguishes fire at local residence
Police, students, and local companies come together for "Project Hydrate" Police, students, and local companies come together for "Project Hydrate"
Over 15,000 water bottles were collected to help combat St. Mary's Food Bank water bottle shortage.
Police looking for two local men wanted for questioning Police looking for two local men wanted for questioning
Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise
Surprise Police begin search to fill open Commander position Surprise Police begin search to fill open Commander position
Surprise Police seek future police officers Surprise Police seek future police officers
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise
 Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Police seek public assistance in identifying armed robbery suspects? Police seek public assistance in identifying armed robbery suspects?
Do you know this suspect? Do you know this suspect?
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Names released in deadly domestic violence incident in Surprise Names released in deadly domestic violence incident in Surprise
Surprise Public Safety launches veteran preference recruitment policy Surprise Public Safety launches veteran preference recruitment policy
The City of Surprise Fire-Medical and Police Departments now offer preference points for military service veterans applying as firefighter and police recruits.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Expect minor traffic delays in the area of Acoma Drive and Cotton Lane.
Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise Lock it or Lose it event in Surprise
Police will be at Sprouts today from 4-6 pm to provide helpful tips.
Traffic collision at Bell and Dysart intersection Traffic collision at Bell and Dysart intersection
Westbound lanes of Bell Rd are temporarily closed at Dysart Rd while officers investigate the accident.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Southbound lanes of Reems Rd. are temporarily closed at the Greenway Rd. intersection.
 Do you know this suspect? Do you know this suspect?
Do you know these shoplifting suspects? Do you know these shoplifting suspects?
Do you know this shoplifting suspect? Do you know this shoplifting suspect?
Police host crime prevention event in Surprise Police host crime prevention event in Surprise
Surprise Citizens Patrol host an Open House Surprise Citizens Patrol host an Open House
 Police locate missing man in another local area medical facility Police locate missing man in another local area medical facility
Police seek assistance in locating missing person Police seek assistance in locating missing person
Police seek assistance in locating missing person Police seek assistance in locating missing person
Runaway teen located and reunited with his family Runaway teen located and reunited with his family
Police send well wishes to injured Phoenix officer Police send well wishes to injured Phoenix officer
Update: Surprise traffic collision, roadway now reopened Update: Surprise traffic collision, roadway now reopened
Normal traffic has resumed
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Both north and southbound lanes are closed on Goldwater Ridge from Waterford Dr. to Mountain View Blvd.
Police increase traffic enforcement in school zones Police increase traffic enforcement in school zones
SPD to enforce traffic laws to increase safety for students and parents beginning August 5.
Update: Surprise traffic collision, roadway now reopened Update: Surprise traffic collision, roadway now reopened
Traffic conditions have returned to normal at Bell Rd. and Grand Ave.
Police offer back to school safety tips Police offer back to school safety tips
Parents reminded to talk with children about roadway dangers.
Police ask for help to ID shoplifting suspect Police ask for help to ID shoplifting suspect
Anyone with information should contact Detective Coats at 623.222.8477.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Minor traffic delays expected in the area.
Police seek help locating runaway teenager Police seek help locating runaway teenager
Seventeen year old Jonathan Silva was last seen on Sunday, July 12, 2015, at approximately 6:30 p.m.
New program helps citizens dispose of their prescription meds in Surprise New program helps citizens dispose of their prescription meds in Surprise
The drug collection bin is located in the police department lobby, 14250 West Statler Plaza.
Silver alert cancelled for missing Surprise man Silver alert cancelled for missing Surprise man
Forest Jordan has been found and returned home safely.
Police ask for assistance in locating missing endangered adult Police ask for assistance in locating missing endangered adult
Mr. Jordan, a 68 year-old white male, was last seen around 6 pm as he left his residence in a lifted maroon 2008 Dodge Ram four-door pick-up truck.
Another We Care success story in Surprise Another We Care success story in Surprise
Homeowner benefits from rapid medical assistance provided by We Care emergency response system.
Do you know these suspects? Do you know these suspects?
Contact Detective Forbrook at 623.222.TIPS (8477) or email crimetips@surpriseaz.gov if you have information about the shoplifting suspects.
Police ask for help to ID shoplifting suspect Police ask for help to ID shoplifting suspect
Anyone with information about the suspect should call Detective Coats at 623.222.8477 or email crimetips@surpriseaz.gov.
Surprise Citizens Patrol host an Open House Surprise Citizens Patrol host an Open House
Learn more about the Citizens Patrol by attending the open house on Tuesday, July 28 from 6-9 pm.
Police seek help in identifying burglary suspects Police seek help in identifying burglary suspects
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Coats at 623.222.8477 or email crimetips@surpriseaz.gov.
Weapon reported at City Hall proved to be a false alarm Weapon reported at City Hall proved to be a false alarm
Team Building: Surprise announces new police chief; former chief takes new city role Team Building: Surprise announces new police chief; former chief takes new city role
Two Phoenix men arrested for burglary at Waste Management Facility in Surprise Two Phoenix men arrested for burglary at Waste Management Facility in Surprise
suspects were attempting to steal over a ton of aluminum.
Surprise Police volunteer program wins award for outstanding achievement Surprise Police volunteer program wins award for outstanding achievement
Program won the 2015 International Association of Chiefs of Police Award for Outstanding Achievement in Law Enforcement Volunteer Programs.
Surprise Police to unveil permanent drug collection unit on June 27 Surprise Police to unveil permanent drug collection unit on June 27
Unit will provide a way to safely disposal of unwanted, unused, or expired medication at any time.
Police ask for assistance in identifying suspect Police ask for assistance in identifying suspect
Surprise Police to host Crime Prevention Fair June 27 Surprise Police to host Crime Prevention Fair June 27
Mark your calendar! The event is happening Saturday, June 27 from 1 – 5 p.m. in the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium.
Public assistance needed to help identify suspects Public assistance needed to help identify suspects
Suspects used stolen credit cards to purchase power tools.
Police collect a ringtail cat from a local home Police collect a ringtail cat from a local home
The cat was removed from the home's attic and taken to the Humane Society.
Surprise Police recue another bird of prey Surprise Police recue another bird of prey
Injured bird taken to rehabilitation facility.
Maricopa County Attorney’s Office files charges of first degree murder in death of 3-year-old child Maricopa County Attorney’s Office files charges of first degree murder in death of 3-year-old child
Charges filed on Wednesday, May 27.
Police investigate death of 3-year-old child Police investigate death of 3-year-old child
Home showed signs of child abuse and neglect.
After extradition; Derrick (Uncle Rick) Gardner in-custody and facing multiple criminal charges After extradition; Derrick (Uncle Rick) Gardner in-custody and facing multiple criminal charges
Charges stem from a September 2010 indictment.
Surprise Police arrest local teen for Swatting Surprise Police arrest local teen for Swatting
Swatting is maliciously and falsely reporting an emergency situation where SWAT is dispatched.
Police arrest man for climbing a light pole in Surprise Police arrest man for climbing a light pole in Surprise
Police identified the man as 36 year old Michael Lewis-Arthur Meyer from Tucson, Arizona.
Police dealing with a man at the top of a light pole Police dealing with a man at the top of a light pole
Man holding upside down flag and refusing commands to come down.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Minor delays expected at intersection of Waddell Road and Litchfield Road.
Traffic collision alert in Surprise Traffic collision alert in Surprise
Major traffic delays expected at intersection of Bell Road and El Mirage Road.
Surprise Police launch new crime tip hotline Surprise Police launch new crime tip hotline
New hotline and email allow you to provide anonymous information on criminal activity in Surprise.
Police ask for public assistance to help identify suspect Police ask for public assistance to help identify suspect
Suspect stole a cellular telephone placed on the counter by the victim.
Police ask for public assistance to help identify suspects Police ask for public assistance to help identify suspects
Suspects removed several items from store without paying.
SRO Challenge Coin Program on display in Prescott Valley SRO Challenge Coin Program on display in Prescott Valley
Glassford Hills Middle School students learn about the School Resource Officer Challenge Coin Program.
Police ask for assistance in identifying suspect Police ask for assistance in identifying suspect
Suspect used a credit card that was stolen from a parked vehicle.
Surprise police, partners host Mental Health Community Engagement event May 7 Surprise police, partners host Mental Health Community Engagement event May 7
Receive info on mental health & learn about alternatives to a police response during a mental health crisis.
Public assistance needed to identify suspect Public assistance needed to identify suspect
Suspect removed a purse from the victim's shopping cart.
Public assistance needed to identify suspect Public assistance needed to identify suspect
Suspect stole several items and fled the scene in a red pick-up truck.
Help the police identify these suspects Help the police identify these suspects
Suspects loaded merchandise into cart and left store without paying.
Surprise Police recue local bird of prey Surprise Police recue local bird of prey
Injured falcon taken to local wildlife rehabilitation facility.
Surprise Police attend SRO Challenge Coin Pizza Luncheon Surprise Police attend SRO Challenge Coin Pizza Luncheon
The program is designed to challenge students to make positive decisions and become role models.
Public assistance needed to identify suspects Public assistance needed to identify suspects
Three suspects, two males and one female, pushed cart of merchandise out of store without paying.
Emergency personnel respond to a house fire in Surprise Emergency personnel respond to a house fire in Surprise
Appears fire was started in the microwave oven.
Cattle corraled by local resident returned to rancher Cattle corraled by local resident returned to rancher
None of the wandering herd were injured.
Police seek help locating runaway teenager Police seek help locating runaway teenager
The girl, identified as Ms. Sarah Delaine Faultner, is described as 5 feet and weighs approximately 90 pounds.
Public assistance helps identify shoplifting suspects Public assistance helps identify shoplifting suspects
Police thank public for their help with identifying the suspects.
Public assistance needed to help identify suspect Public assistance needed to help identify suspect
Suspect cashed checks belonging to victims living in Surprise.
Police ask for assistance in identifying suspects Police ask for assistance in identifying suspects
Suspects shoplifted several items and fled in a grey two door sedan.
Police ask for assistance in identifying suspects Police ask for assistance in identifying suspects
Suspects stole items from multiple unlocked vehicles.
Surprise Police thank employees at annual "Appreciation Bonanza" Surprise Police thank employees at annual "Appreciation Bonanza"
During the evening, the department recognized several of their employees with awards.
Surprise Police join nextdoor.com Surprise Police join nextdoor.com
New social media network allows police to communicate online with communities.
Surprise Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles Surprise Police warn against leaving kids, pets in hot vehicles
Police launch “Hot Cars Can Kill” campaign.
Police seek assistance in identifying armed robbery suspect Police seek assistance in identifying armed robbery suspect
Suspect fled the location on foot but was not located.
Traffic accident alert in Surprise Traffic accident alert in Surprise
Long delays expected at intersection of Bell Road and Reems Road.
Overdue person located at accident scene Overdue person located at accident scene
He was found lying on the ground outside of vehicle and transported to a hospital.
Join Surprise Police at event to support child battling cancer Join Surprise Police at event to support child battling cancer
Fundraiser to support a young boy battling cancer. Includes blood drive, raffle, dance party, face painting and more.
Police seek public assistance in locating missing man Police seek public assistance in locating missing man
80-year-old Anthony Pasquale was last seen by family members on January 27.
Police host Citizens Patrol volunteer recruitment meeting Police host Citizens Patrol volunteer recruitment meeting
Jan. 28 from 6-9 p.m. at the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium.
Surprise supports statewide simulcast of report investigating heroin’s hold on AZ Surprise supports statewide simulcast of report investigating heroin’s hold on AZ
Must see TV! Jan. 13, on all AZ broadcast stations at 6:30 p.m.
Police Seek Identity of Armed Robbery Suspect Police Seek Identity of Armed Robbery Suspect
Sketch of robbery suspect available.
Police Seek Identity of Peeping Tom Police Seek Identity of Peeping Tom
Sketch of suspect available.
Surprise Police to Increase Patrols at Shopping Centers Surprise Police to Increase Patrols at Shopping Centers
Police Host Holiday Safety Awareness Presentation Police Host Holiday Safety Awareness Presentation
Surprise Police Collecting Toys and Gifts for Families Surprise Police Collecting Toys and Gifts for Families
Toys can be dropped off at several locations before Dec. 16.
Police Seek Identity of Peeping Tom Police Seek Identity of Peeping Tom
Surprise Police are seeking the identity of a male subject who has been observed peering into the windows of two residences where the female occupants were showering.
Surprise Police long-distance action saves a woman in Wisconsin Surprise Police long-distance action saves a woman in Wisconsin
Surprise Citizens Patrol Volunteers Receive National Recognition Surprise Citizens Patrol Volunteers Receive National Recognition
Awarded Honorable Mention by the International Association of Chiefs of Police.
Surprise Police awarded GOHS grants Surprise Police awarded GOHS grants
Grant money will be used for various purposes, including training and equipment.
Police seek identity of bank robbery suspect Police seek identity of bank robbery suspect
bank robbery suspect
Surprise Police invite public to G.A.I.N. Night 2014 Surprise Police invite public to G.A.I.N. Night 2014
Sat., Oct. 25 from 6-9 p.m.
Surprise PD “Tip-A-Cop” event to support Special Olympics Surprise PD “Tip-A-Cop” event to support Special Olympics
Oct.11 at Red Robin in Surprise.
Surprise Police to host Community Drug Awareness Symposium Surprise Police to host Community Drug Awareness Symposium
October 8 from 7-9 p.m. at the CCV Surprise campus.
Surprise Police to host “Dangers of Distracted Driving” presentation Surprise Police to host “Dangers of Distracted Driving” presentation
Sept. 25 from 6 – 8 p.m. in the Surprise Public Safety Auditorium, 14250 West Statler Plaza.
Council recognizes actions of Surprise youth who help nab burglary suspect Council recognizes actions of Surprise youth who help nab burglary suspect
Quick action by the Garcia bro-sis team, helped lead to a burglary arrest.
Police: Back to school, drivers watch for children Police: Back to school, drivers watch for children
Stepped up school zone enforcement beginning Aug. 4.
Surprise Police warn of telephone scam Surprise Police warn of telephone scam
Police impersonator calling residents asking for money.
Surprise Police awarded grant for bicycle safety Surprise Police awarded grant for bicycle safety
$10,000 grant will expand bike/pedestrian safety programs.
Police Host Scam & Fraud Awareness Open House Police Host Scam & Fraud Awareness Open House
Get tips to fight fraud, June 26.
Surprise Police remind residents of city curfew Surprise Police remind residents of city curfew
Under 18? Can't be in public places 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. (Sun – Thurs); Midnight - 5 a.m. (Fri/Sat) unless you are with a legal guardian.
Surprise Police carry the torch for Special Olympics Surprise Police carry the torch for Special Olympics
Members of the Surprise Police Department will be running several miles along Grand Avenue on Thursday, May 1, 2014 to support the Special Olympics of Arizona.
Surprise Police awarded $32,222 for DUI enforcement & traffic safety Surprise Police awarded $32,222 for DUI enforcement & traffic safety
Funds will be used to purchase moving radar equipment.
Police seek identity of jewelry store robbers Police seek identity of jewelry store robbers
Three male suspects attempted to rob a jewelry store Jan. 14.
Council oks False Alarm Ordinance Council oks False Alarm Ordinance
Changes effective May 1.
Police host Citizen Patrol volunteer recruitment meeting Police host Citizen Patrol volunteer recruitment meeting
Meeting set for Jan. 22!
Safety reminder for New Year celebrations Safety reminder for New Year celebrations
Surprise Police are asking residents and guests of Surprise to keep guns and fireworks out of their celebrations.
Holiday Crime Prevention Tips Holiday Crime Prevention Tips
Don't be a victim this holiday season. Surprise PD shares safety tips.
Surprise Police commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month with warrant roundup Surprise Police commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month with warrant roundup
On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, Surprise Police commemorated Domestic Violence Awareness Month by conducting a warrant roundup focused on arresting people wanted for offenses related to domestic violence.
Police Host GAIN Night on Oct 25 Police Host GAIN Night on Oct 25
This free family event is Oct 25 from 6-9pm at Surprise Aquatic Center. Food, games, demonstrations, face painting, bounce house, fire truck and police K-9 demos and more..
Police seek identity of theft suspect Police seek identity of theft suspect
On Tuesday, September 10, 2013, just after 11:30 a.m., an unidentified male entered the Fry’s grocery store located at 15510 W. Bell Rd. and unlawfully removed an undisclosed amount of currency from the self-check cash drawer.
Keeping Kids Safe in Cars: Police Enforce Child Restraint Law Keeping Kids Safe in Cars: Police Enforce Child Restraint Law
Surprise Police talk to Fox 10 News about car seat safety
City of Surprise considers false alarm fees City of Surprise considers false alarm fees
The City of Surprise is considering amendments to its false alarm ordinance. In order to obtain public input on these changes, the Police Department is conducting 3 public meetings about possible alternatives.
Surprise Police enhance enforcement with body cams Surprise Police enhance enforcement with body cams
Cameras record video/audio and add a new level of documentation.
Accreditation team invites public comment on Surprise PD Accreditation team invites public comment on Surprise PD
CALEA hosting public input meeting Aug. 19 at City Hall.
Police:  Double-digit drop in Surprise crime due to Police/Community partnerships Police: Double-digit drop in Surprise crime due to Police/Community partnerships
Information to be released as part of a national crime report.
Surprise Police Officer Chris Tovar recognized for outstanding service to the community Surprise Police Officer Chris Tovar recognized for outstanding service to the community
Post 285 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars honored Officer Chris Tovar of the Surprise Police Department on Thursday morning with their 2012 Annual Police Officer Recognition Award.
Surprise Police statement on dismissed DUI citation Surprise Police statement on dismissed DUI citation
Chief Michael Frazier on coverage of legal action regarding December, 2012 citation of Surprise resident
Surprise Police arrest suspect in early morning shooting Surprise Police arrest suspect in early morning shooting
The shooting resulted in serious but non-life-threatening injuries for two men who were shot by the suspect during a party at one of the apartments.
Surprise Police host vehicle VIN etching event Surprise Police host vehicle VIN etching event
Auto Theft Prevention & VIN etching event. March 13, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., Target parking lot on Bell.
False Alarm Ordinance Public Meetings Canceled False Alarm Ordinance Public Meetings Canceled
The meetings on Feb. 19 & 20 have been canceled pending further review of the proposed ordinance.
Police make changes after 25-year evidence review Police make changes after 25-year evidence review
Evidence Facility gets major upgrades after theft triggers review dating back to 1986
Police ask for help keeping New Year's celebrations safe Police ask for help keeping New Year's celebrations safe
Keep guns and fireworks out of your celebration.
Surprise Police offer Holiday Safety Tips Surprise Police offer Holiday Safety Tips
Help keep Surprise a safe city.
Surprise Police secure state DUI grant award Surprise Police secure state DUI grant award
$55,360 to be used for DUI enforcement and traffic safety.
Police to Host Robbery Prevention Training Police to Host Robbery Prevention Training
Two dates to choose from: Nov. 19 & 21.
Surprise rates high in safety- FBI stats reveal Surprise rates high in safety- FBI stats reveal
Analysis of FBI stats finds Surprise with second-lowest rate of property and violent crime in 2011 among the county's largest cities.
Surprise Police invite you to G.A.I.N. Night Surprise Police invite you to G.A.I.N. Night
Have fun with your neighbors while learning ways to keep this a safe community!
Surprise Police host “Prescription Drug Take Back Day” Surprise Police host “Prescription Drug Take Back Day”
Two collection events in Surprise on Saturday, September 29.
Surprise Police track down shooting suspect Surprise Police track down shooting suspect
Shooting suspect Darren Crockett is awaiting extradition in Las Vegas, Nevada after a joint effort between the Surprise Police Department and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD)
Recent Property Crime Arrests Recent Property Crime Arrests
Surprise Police Invite Public to G.A.I.N. Night Surprise Police Invite Public to G.A.I.N. Night
The Surprise Police Department invites you to join them for their G.A.I.N. Night on Nov 12, 2011.
Surprise Police Investigate Robbery Surprise Police Investigate Robbery
Police Arrest Man for Child Pornography Police Arrest Man for Child Pornography
Suspect Stephen Robert Van De Vanter, age 42, booked into MCSO 4th Avenue Jail for 6 counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor.
Police Reunite Woman with Husband’s Stolen Remains Police Reunite Woman with Husband’s Stolen Remains
Police Ask Drivers to Watch for Children Police Ask Drivers to Watch for Children
Police ask drivers to be careful around schools
Missing Elderly Man Found Missing Elderly Man Found
After a cooperative effort between Surprise Police and the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, 81 year old John Garber was reunited with his family on Friday, August 19, 2011
Surprise Police search for 2 men who briefly abducted girl Surprise Police search for 2 men who briefly abducted girl
A 12-year-old was briefly abducted late Wednesday, police release sketch of alleged kidnapper.
Police Arrest Hit and Run Suspect Police Arrest Hit and Run Suspect
On Tuesday, February 5th, Detectives from the Surprise Police Department, with the assistance of his attorney, negotiated the surrender of hit-and-run suspect, Albert Manuel Rodriguez.
Surprise Police Seek Robbers Posing as Officers. Surprise Police Seek Robbers Posing as Officers.
On December 22, 2007 at approximately 7:45 pm , the Surprise Police Department responded to a call at the 12700 block of West Grand Avenue, reference an armed robbery.
Police Conduct Vehicle Inspections Police Conduct Vehicle Inspections
The Surprise Police Department, with the assistance of the Arizona Motor Vehicle Department Commercial Vehicle Division, set up an inspection/weigh station at State Route 303 and Bell Road, on December 10.
Police Get Results From Holiday DUI Saturation Police Get Results From Holiday DUI Saturation
The Surprise Police Department hosted a Holiday DUI Saturation on Friday, November 23, 2007 that ran from 7:00 pm until 3:00 am.
Surprise Police launch “Operation Safe Holiday” Surprise Police launch “Operation Safe Holiday”
In an attempt to discourage and apprehend would-be thieves, the Surprise Police Department is launching its annual “Operation Safe Holiday” campaign.
Sign-up now for Surprise Police Department’s 2007 Citizen Academy Sign-up now for Surprise Police Department’s 2007 Citizen Academy
Residents can learn more about the Surprise Police Department during the Citizens Police Academy scheduled on Saturdays, from October 13th – December 15th 2007, at the Surprise Public Safety Building (14250 West Statler Plaza, Surprise, Arizona). The class will be limited to 25 participants.
Surprise Police Release Shooting Information Surprise Police Release Shooting Information
On Monday, September 24, 2007, at approximately 7:45 pm, a shooting occurred in the 24000 block of Citrus Road, critically injuring a 14 year old female.