Bank Robbery Suspect Apprehended

On September 17, 2018, 41-year-old Allan Doty was arrested in Glendale for his alleged role in three bank robberies in Chandler and Mesa. Doty was booked into the Maricopa County Jail. Thank you to those in the community whose actions, observations, and statements played a part in Doty’s identification and apprehension.

Detectives Need Help Identifying Bank Robbery Suspect

On Tuesday, September 4, 2018 around 1:45pm, an unknown white male committed a bank robbery at the Bank of America located at 3410 W. Chandler Blvd. The same suspect struck again on Monday, September 10, 2018, robbing the Compass Bank located at 3001 N. Alma School Rd. Silent Witness is offering a reward up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of this suspect.

Alcohol Awareness Offered at Rockin’ Taco Street Fest

The Chandler Police Department’s Traffic Section, in conjunction with the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, will be at the Rockin’ Taco Street Fest in Downtown Chandler on Saturday, September 15, 2018 to offer the Know Your Limit educational awareness program. Saturation patrols from members of the DUI Squad will occur as well.

Chandler Police Need Help Identifying Bank Robbery Suspect

On September 4, 2018, around 1:44 PM, a male suspect entered the Bank of America located at 3410 W. Chandler Boulevard and committed a bank robbery. The suspect is described as a white male, early 40’s, approximately 5’10 – 6′ tall, medium build. If you have any information please contact (480) WITNESS

Traffic Section to Conduct Labor Day DUI Task Force

The Chandler Police Department’s Traffic Section will participate in a DUI Task force over the Labor Day weekend.  Remember to always wear your seatbelt, drive defensively, and either designate a driver or call for a ride when alcohol consumption is part of your holiday celebration. Please, get home safe.

Detectives Need Help Identifying Theft Suspect

Between August 3, 2018 and August 9, 2018 an unknown Hispanic female removed over $4,000 worth of merchandise from the Coach Store inside the Chandler Fashion Center. If you have any information regarding the identification of this suspect, please contact Silent Witness at (480) WITNESS (948-6377).

Chandler Police Looking for G.A.I.N. Participants

The Chandler Police Department is seeking out neighborhood groups interested in this year’s annual G.A.I.N. event, which is Saturday, October 20th from 3pm to 8pm. The kick-off for the G.A.I.N. event is Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Department’s Main Station located at 250 E. Chicago Street. 

Chandler Police & Fire Department Work Together to Save a Life

On August 3, 2018, 58-year-old Scott Eckenrode was watching television with his wife Sue when Scott’s heart suddenly stopped.  Sue immediately called 911 and began CPR on her husband. Thanks to the quick work of Officer Carl Schott and members of the Chandler Fire Department, Scott survived and is on his way to a full recovery.

Chandler Police Dismantle Drug Trafficking Organization

In May of 2017, the Chandler Police Department’s Narcotics Unit identified a drug trafficking organization involved in the distribution and sales of illicit drugs in Chandler. On July 24, 2018 all suspects were arrested and booked into the Maricopa County Jail.