Slow down while driving, avoid distractions as school starts, MCSO says

Many schools start next week and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 6 – Queen Creek reminds residents to slow down, avoid distractions and obey posted signage. “Everyone has a role to play in keeping Queen Creek safe, whether you have a child returning to school or you drive in the area of a school,” […]

Queen Creek vehicle burglaries reported July 8-14 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of vehicle burglaries reported July 8-14 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Incidents investigated by MCSO included: Reported at 9:35 a.m. July 9 in the 21900 block of East Cherrywood Drive. Reported at 1:37 p.m. July 10 at South Ellsworth Loop Road and East […]

MCSO K9 Arkham to get body armor donated from nonprofit

Within eight to 10 weeks, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office K9 Arkham will get a bullet and stab protective vest. Donated from a non-profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., K9 Arkham’s vest is sponsored by an anonymous sponsor, according to a press release. The vest will be embroidered with the sentiment, “Born to Love – […]

MCSO reminds Queen Creek residents to lock their cars

By locking doors and removing valuables, Queen Creek residents can help reduce the likelihood of having a vehicle burglarized, according to a Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office captain. “Criminals don’t want to spend a lot of time or make a lot of noise when burglarizing a vehicle – they are looking for cars with their doors […]

Queen Creek thefts, burglaries reported July 1-7 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of vehicle and home burglaries reported July 1-7 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Incidents investigated by MCSO included: July 2 Theft reported 4:30 a.m. in the 21000 block of East Rittenhouse Road. Burglary from vehicle reported at 9:18 p.m. in the 22200 block […]

Report: Hispanic motorists in Maricopa County still arrested, searched more often

Maricopa County patrol officers stopped Hispanic drivers for longer periods and searched them more often than other drivers, according to an annual report analyzing traffic-stop data. The results are similar to those over the past three years. Whites were stopped for an average of 13 minutes, compared with Hispanics, who were stopped for about 16 […]

Queen Creek vehicle, home burglaries reported June 24-30 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of vehicle and home burglaries reported June 24-30 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Incidents investigated by MCSO included: Vehicle burglary, reported at 10:55 a.m. June 24 in the 20200 block of East Raven Drive; residential burglary, reported at 2:33 p.m. June 26 in […]

Part-time traffic court to use Queen Creek Community Chambers

Traveling to a Maricopa County traffic court to pay a fine or plead not guilty to speeding could be as simple as heading to a town of Queen Creek building. An intergovernmental agreement with Maricopa County to provide a part-time civil traffic court in town facilities was recently approved by the Queen Creek Town Council. […]

3 suffer serious injuries in East Valley rollover crash

Three teenagers were injured seriously early Saturday morning in a collision that occurred at Power Road and the Santan Freeway, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. MCSO deputies responded to the accident at about 5 a.m., officials stated in a release. According to the release, the Gilbert Police Department received a call for service […]

Crime incidents reported to MCSO Queen Creek April 26-30

The following are incidents that were reported to Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 6-Queen Creek for incorporated Queen Creek: April 26 7:35 a.m., Assault, 19000 block of East Reins Road, Queen Creek. 10:32 a.m., Criminal Damage, 18000 block of East Mockingbird Court, Queen Creek. 10:41 a.m., Crash with Injury, North Rittenhouse Road/North Gary Road, Pinal […]