Fountain Hills man arrested for reportedly stalking

A Fountain Hills man was taken into custody after reportedly stalking several, which the Paradise Valley Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit was investigating. On Oct. 15, Isaac Straus was located at his residence and taken into custody, according to a police report. Police say a search warrant was also executed on his residence. Mr. Straus […]

Paradise Valley police investigating reported burglary

The Paradise Valley Police Department is seeking information regarding a residential burglary that happened Saturday, Oct. 12. At 1:49 p.m., police say they responded to a report of a residential burglary in the 6600 block of 40th Street, according to a police report. Unknown suspect/s, police claim, forced open the front door through unknown means […]

PVPD responds to afternoon burglary reported Sept. 19

The Paradise Valley Police Department responded to a residential burglary at 4:34 p.m., Sept. 19, in the 4000 block of E. Keim Drive, in which an unknown suspect reportedly took several items from inside the home. The PVPD Criminal Investigations Unit will follow up on this crime, according to a police press release, encouraging anyone […]

Suspects arrested in connection to home burglary

The Paradise Valley Police Department has arrested two people suspected of burglarizing a home in June, officials say. On June 27, The Paradise Valley Police Department received a report of a burglary which had occurred in the 7600 block of Ironwood Drive. The Paradise Valley Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit received information from the Phoenix […]

Paradise Valley police respond to residential burglaries

Editor’s Note: This story was updated to include the Sept. 11 burglary report. The Paradise Valley Police Department responded to three alleged residential burglaries within four days of each other. The department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is looking into an alleged Wednesday, Sept. 11 burglary in the 4900 block of Berneil Drive; the Saturday, Sept. 7 […]

Collaborative effort leads to Paradise Valley burglary arrests

Between winter 2018 through January of this year, the Town of Paradise Valley and adjacent Phoenix neighborhoods experienced a rash of residential burglaries, according to Sgt. Michael Horn of the Paradise Valley Police Department. Sgt. Horn reports Paradise Valley and Phoenix detectives worked collaboratively to link several of the burglaries to the same set of […]

Suspects in Paradise Valley burglaries arrested in Tucson

The Tucson Police Department, working with the Paradise Valley Police Department, arrested two suspects for their reported involvement in a string of Valley burglaries. Tucson police arrested Modesto Guillen and Vincent Ward in August for their involvement in several burglaries in the Town of Paradise Valley and Phoenix on April 8, according to a police […]

Paradise Valley police arrest woman for alleged mail theft

The Paradise Valley Police Department arrested a woman for reportedly stealing someone else’s mail. Police officers were dispatched to the 5000 block of 50th St. at 7:20 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8 to check on a Samantha Meussner, 28, according to a police report. While speaking with Ms. Meussner, police say they learned she had mail […]

Rice: PVPD’s ‘Coffee with a Cop’ is a benefit for all

Sitting down, face to face, is the best way to get to know somebody. When is the last time you did that with a neighbor? Or with a cop? The Town of Paradise Valley Police Department offers a Coffee with a Cop experience every first Wednesday of the month at 7:30 a.m. at the police […]

Town alarm monitoring opens to new subscribers

During a Wednesday, May 1 Coffee with a Cop, Mayor Jerry Bien-Willner and Chief of Police Peter Wingert announced that after more than a four-year hiatus the Town of Paradise Valley Police Alarm Monitoring program will begin to accept new subscribers. Alarm Analyst Kim Stiteler also provided safety tips and an overview to residents on […]