Chandler Police Arrest Man Accused of Sex Abuse

On December 19, 2017, 27- year old Jarrell Caleb Moss was arrested by the Chandler Police Department and charged with one count of Sex Abuse, one count of Sex Assault and one count of Child Molestation.  Jarrell is accused of … Continued

Know the Rules for Legal Fireworks

While buying and selling permissible consumer fireworks in the City of Chandler is legal, setting them off inside the City limits may not be. Persons found in violation of the permissible consumer firework restrictions, or of setting off other than permissible consumer fireworks, will be subject to a criminal citation or complaint.

Department Recognizes Citizen with Valorous Conduct Award

In the early evening of July 31, 2017, a shooting occurred at the Valero gas station & convenient store located at 2955 East Riggs Road. Jeremy Douwstra was standing at one of two DVD vending machines in front of the Valero when the suspect exited the store & began firing towards the building. Jeremy rescued a 12-year-old child who was in the line of fire.

Department Maintains Gold Standard

On November 18, 2017, the Department achieved reaccreditation with the Gold Standard Assessment.  A police agency accredited with the Gold Standard Assessment is free of issues which detract from the professionalism of the organization.  The Chandler Police Department is honored to have once again earned this prestigious honor.

Traffic Section to Participate in Annual DUI Task Force

The Department’s Traffic Section will participate in the annual East Valley Holiday DUI Task Force. The Chandler Police Department will host the East Valley DUI Task Force on two separate evenings; December 7, 2017 and December 30, 2017. Please remember to always wear your seatbelt and either designate a driver or call for a ride when alcohol consumption is part of your holiday celebration.

Chandler Police Department Receives GOHS Grant

The Chandler Police Department has received an $81,500 grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) to fund numerous traffic safety related programs for the period beginning October 26, 2017, through September 30, 2018. Please remember to always wear your seatbelt and designate a driver when alcohol consumption is part of your plans.

Traffic Unit to Conduct DUI Warrant Detail

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 members of the Chandler Police Department’s Traffic Unit will conduct a DUI warrant detail.  Beginning at 8AM, officers and detectives will actively seek subjects with active arrest warrants for DUI related offenses.  Those sought will be for Chandler Police offenses only. 

IT Unit to Host Digital Safety Training

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 the Chandler Police Department and the Phoenix Linux User’s Group (PLUG) will host a digital and physical safety training seminar.  The seminar will introduce the tools and tactics cyber-criminals use and techniques and practices you can use to protect your physical money, virtual money, and credit cards.

Traffic Unit Receives DUI Abatement Grant

The DUI Abatement Council has awarded a $45,000 grant to the Chandler Police Department’s Traffic Unit to fund the Know Your Limit educational awareness campaign.  Know Your Limit is a non-enforcement campaign designed to educate the public on the effects … Continued

Detectives Continue to Search for Suspect in 2006 Homicide

On August 23, 2006, 20-year-old Bradley Eaton was shot and killed inside his home at 2711 West Shannon Drive. Two of the three suspects were arrested and convicted for their role in Bradley’s murder. But one suspect, Juan Acosta, has yet to be apprehended.