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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Webcam service allows more inmate visits

Pinal County Adult Detention Center inmates are the first in Arizona to use a new visitation technology that allows their visitors to access them...

Maricopa teen charged with assault after bragging on social media

A Maricopa teen has been arrested on several charges stemming from alleged assaults at Copper Sky earlier this month, after which videos were posted...

MPD celebrates decade of service (GALLERY)

Maricopa Police Department celebrated its 10-year anniversary Tuesday with a special display of select equipment and resources at Maricopa City Hall. On display were various...

Police: Armed situation at Maricopa Meadows safely resolved

UPDATE: At 7:10 p.m., Police reported a safe conclusion to the incident. Citizens no longer have to shelter in place. InMaricopa will offer more...
State Route 347

House passes bill with $35M for 347 overpass at Riggs

The Arizona House of Representatives on Monday passed legislation that would appropriate $35 million for construction of a State Route 347 overpass at Riggs...

Traffic stop yields 7 bundles of pot

A standard traffic stop about 20 miles south of Maricopa turned into a 200 pound pot bust Sunday evening.

City’s first GAIN event unites neighborhoods in crime prevention

Maricopa’s first Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods event Saturday encouraged residents to get to know their neighbors as a preventative measure against crime.The city’s...

Coffee with Chief focuses on safe havens

Safe-havens laws, which allow infants or juveniles to be left at legally designated facilities and allow the child to become a ward of the...

Parents, community can help keep summer crime down

The city of Maricopa hopes a teen crime trend does not return now that schools are closed for summer break.

MPD, SWAT serve warrants at Heritage residences (video)

Arizona State Troopers helped Maricopa Police Department serve search warrants on two residences off Pershing Street in the Heritage District Wednesday morning. Access streets...

Recreational vehicle rolls over after illegal left turn on Porter

A rollover accident involving an off-road vehicle briefly disrupted the morning commute Monday. Lt. Stephen Judd with the Maricopa Police Department said a side-by-side recreation...

Couple arrested with multiple weapons in domestic dispute

On January 20, police responded to a Tortosa home with reports of a male subject allegedly banging on the neighbor's door and pointing a...

Woman accused of punching mother

Diana Nguyen, 18, was arrested Dec. 19 on an accusation of punching her mother in the face after she refused to hand over the...

Maricopa Police Department to hold DUI checkpoint before end of the year

As part of the Maricopa Police Department’s Holiday Community Enforcement project, the Maricopa Police Department will be holding a DUI Checkpoint at an undisclosed...

Woman faces charges after allegedly firing gun in home

A Maricopa woman allegedly fired a gunshot in a home during an argument with her husband. Rosalyn Woods, 36, was charged with threatening or intimidating,...

Police: Maricopa family ‘swatted’

Police are searching for the person or persons responsible for “swatting” a Maricopa family on Wednesday night. Luckily, no injuries were reported. A late-night Facebook post...

Q&A with Maricopa Police Chief Steve Stahl (VIDEO)

After seven years on the job as Maricopa top cop, Chief Steve Stahl talked with InMaricopa about the challenges of policing a growing community,...
House fire Senita

Breaking news: Flames destroy Senita home in rekindling of earlier fire

Flames destroyed a home in Senita overnight after firefighters had responded Thursday to extinguish an earlier fire. Photos and video taken by a neighbor show...

Veterans in crisis topic of Coffee with the Chief

Maricopa veterans groups are working hand in hand with Honoring/Hiring/Helping Our Heroes of Pinal (HOHP) Mobile Veteran Outreach Center to spread the word about...

Arrests made in connection with drug, domestic assault charges

On February 17, a Maricopa woman was arrested and charged after allegedly biting her boyfriend and throwing a flower vase at the bedroom window. At...

Accident brings train safety into focus at crossings

One witness described the scene as horrible.A Maricopa man, driving in a silver sedan, collided with a westbound service train as it was working...

Report: Man accused of shoplifting, trespassing at Circle K

On January 14, a man was arrested and charged after allegedly shoplifting at Circle K. At 12:51 a.m., Maricopa Police were dispatched to a shoplifting...

Teen reported missing in Maricopa

UPDATE: The missing girl was located around 1 p.m. Friday A 14-year-old girl has been reported missing from Rancho El Dorado. Kaitlyn Gilmore was last seen...
Rain clouds file

Next few days could be very wet

Maricopa could be in for a few wet-and-windy days, including part of the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. There is a significant chance...

Car window damage at Maricopa gas station a mystery

The owner of a parked car called Maricopa Police Wednesday afternoon when she discovered her vehicle’s rear window was pierced with what appeared to...
Glennwilde gathering

Glennwilde neighbors gather after weekend gunfire

Days after gunshots rang out on a Glennwilde street, concerned residents came together Thursday evening to work together to ensure their community is safe. About...

Register GAIN neighborhood-safety party by 5 p.m. Saturday

Maricopa neighborhoods are preparing for the second annual GAIN (Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods) event 2 to 7 p.m. Nov. 9.The goal of the...
Honeycutt at Santa Rosa Wash

Roadwork to smooth Honeycutt travels over Santa Rosa Wash

Motorists on Honeycutt Road will have a smoother ride after roadwork this week. The changes to traffic flow seen by motorists this week are part...

Probe continues into SR 347 crash that ejected girl, 3

An investigation continues into a single-vehicle accident on State Route 347 Sunday afternoon that ejected a 3-year-old child from the vehicle. Joseph Smith, 29, of...

Seven vehicles involved in crash on SR 347

Traffic on State Route 347 was blocked Thursday morning by multi-vehicle collision. Seven vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash that occurred around 7:30 a.m....