Trooper Tyler Edenhofer was shot and killed after he and several
officers responded to reports of a subject throwing objects at vehicles
on I-10, near Avondale Boulevard in Goodyear, at approximately 10:00 pm.
Three Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers and two Goodyear
Police Department officers responded to the scene and attempted to take
the subject into custody. The man resisted arrested and engaged the
officers in a struggle that lasted several minutes. The subject was able
Information regarding the parole hearing of the killer of MCSO Deputy
Vern Marconnet, EOW 06/30/1988. I am sure many retired deputies remember
Dep. Marconnet, and for those of us who attended Phoenix Regional/ALEA
remember the Marconnet run at the end of the academy. His killer is up
for a parole hearing on Wednesday, 0830 hours, at 1645 W. Jefferson St
This was an especially heinous, cold-blooded murder of an on-duty
deputy. I encourage members to at...
Maricopa County voters oust Sheriff Joe Arpaio, elect Paul Penzone
Wednesday, 31 December 1969
“There’s a new sheriff in town.”
That’s what Paul Penzone’s supporters chanted at his campaign
headquarters Tuesday night, when it seemed inevitable that he would
topple Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio from his 24-year reign as
“America’s Toughest Sheriff.”
The Associated Press declared Penzone, a retired Phoenix police
sergeant, the victor at about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday. It was a turnaround for
Penzone, who in 2012 was nosed out by Arpaio, an immigration ha...
The Fraternal Order of Police, Maricopa Lodge 5, will sponsor an
event on Friday, July 17, 2015, to honor and support Maricopa County
Sheriff’s Office Deputy Ruben Garcia, who suffered a career ending
injury in January 2013.
The event will be held at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge, 12851
N. 19th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, from 3 pm to 8 pm. Deputy Garcia and his
family will be present. Light food, beverages and desert will be
provided. Donation opportunities will be available, includin...
Calls on Congress to Expand Hate Crimes Law to Protect Police
Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police,
has called on Congress to expand the Federal hate crime laws to protect
law enforcement officers and punish those who target these dedicated
“My thoughts and prayers over the past few weeks have been
with the families of officers who were, with malice and forethought,
gunned down just because they served as police officers,” Canterbury...
FLAGSTAFF, AZ – A Flagstaff police officer has died after he was shot by a suspect Saturday afternoon.
Flagstaff police said 24-year-old Tyler Jacob Stewart was following
up on a domestic violence investigation from earlier in the day and went
to a home on West Clay Avenue around 1:30 p.m.
Police said a man came out of the house and began shooting, hitting
the officer in the face. They said the suspect shot at the officer
When additional officers arrived, they fou...
Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others.Here are some tips to help prevent you from being a target:Do not share things such as email addresses, usernames and passwords.Do not us...