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Posted on: May 26, 2016

AJPD Warns: Do Not Leave your Children in a Hot Car!

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Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) recently responded to a call of a child left in a vehicle outside a shopping center. Upon arrival, the parent had already removed the child from the car. Upon checking the temperature inside the vehicle, it regist...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

AJPD Warns Graduates: Don’t Drink & Drive

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The Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) is very proud of all the young men and women of Apache Junction preparing to graduate. This is an accomplishment that takes great dedication, time, and effort. This is the first step to what could be a bright ...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Parks & Recreation teams up with AJ High School for basketball camp

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Basketball Coach Stansberry to bring you this annual BASKETBALL CAMP for boys and girls. Coach Stansberry has done amazing work with the AJHS Basketball...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

Pool Season is finally here! Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center opens on Saturday May 28th at 12pm. The amazingly affordable facility provides a safe and inviting environment to all citizens of the com...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

State Champions offers summer baseball camp

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Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Baseball, and STATE CHAMPION Coach Figueroa to bring you this annual BASEBALL CAMP. Coach Fig has done amazing work with the AJHS Baseball program. So, ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Summer Open Gym through Parks and Recreation

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Parents! Summer is here and it is time to start planning activities for your children. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is once again offering its Summer Open Gym program. Join us as we participate in arts & crafts, sports, board game tournaments, fit...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Girls Softball Summer Camp

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Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Softball Coach Matlosz to bring you this annual SOFTBALL CAMP. Coach Matlosz has done amazing work with the AJHS Softball program. Don’t miss this oppor...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

May is Bicycle Safety Awareness Month

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May is National Bike Safety Month and Apache Junction Police Department would like to remind citizens to stay safe while being active. To enhance bike safety throughout our community, the following safety tips are offered:

Motorists are reminded to…
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Posted on: March 27, 2016

AJPD Search Warrant leads to multiple Arrests for Drug Sales

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On March 16, 2016 the Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) SWAT, in coordination with the AJPD Community Response and Enforcement Unit (CREU) executed a search warrant in the 2900 block of West Roundup Street. Seized during the warrant was approximat...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2016

AJPD Investigation Helps reunite Child with Father

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Child custody cases are difficult, for all those involved; parents, grandparents, friends and most of all the child in the middle. On Friday January 29th, 2016 the Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) received a call from Seth Wright reporting his 7 ...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Apache Junction Man Sentenced to 150 years

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On April 6, 2012, Geneva, Illinois Police Detective and member of the Illinois Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, was conducting an online investigation into file sharing of child pornography. The Detective located an IP address that was offeri...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Remain on "High Alert"

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The Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) would like to warn all Apache Junction and Gold Canyon residents of an IRS scam that has already victimized several residents. With tax season in full swing residents have been getting calls from people identif...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2015

Avoiding Fraud and Con-Games

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The Apache Junction Police Department would like the Apache Junction residents to start the New Year prepared with the tools they need to avoid becoming victims of fraud or con-games.

If you are offered a deal that sounds too good to be true, it usuall...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2015

A Chief’s Message – To All Our Citizens

As we get closer to the fall season and the temperatures start to cool down we see many of our winter residents begin to return. The Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) wants to welcome our returning and new winter residents back. I would like to rem...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

AJPD needs Victim Services Volunteers!

Victim Services

Apache Junction Police Department is looking for volunteers!

We are in need of volunteers for the VICTIM SERVICES PROGRAM.

These volunteers can assist by providing resource information, transportation, personal assistance and empathetic listening. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2015

AJPD needs Auxiliary Patrol volunteers!

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Apache Junction Police Department is looking for volunteers!

We are in need of volunteers for the AUXILIARY PATROL division.

These volunteers Assist with traffic control; completing appropriate department reports; service assistance such as transpo...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2015

Sidewalks, Bike Lanes, and Roadways: Who can use what?

There are many exciting changes to Apache Trail and to help answer some questions about the use of sidewalks, the new bike lanes, and the roadways, Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) has put together a few Questions and Answers below.

1. Who can...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2015

AJPD Warns of FBI Lottery Scam

Last week Apache Junction Police Department received a call from an Apache Junction resident. The woman on the phone advised she had received a call from someone identifying themselves as an agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and they wer...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2015

Just One Day

Just one Day

Just One Day is an organization that strives to unite the shelters across the United States not to euthanize any savable animals. That one day is June 11th.. Paws & Claws Care Center (PCCC) along with the City of Apache Junction has extended the pledge t...Read on...


Posted on: May 19, 2016

City Manager Honored by First Things First

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First Things First recognizes Apache Junction City Manager Bryant Powell as a 2016 First Things First Champion for Young Children.

The award is given to local champions who actively volunteer their time to raise public awareness of the importance of e...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Apache Junction Named "Playful City"

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The city of Apache Junction is being honored with a 2016 Playful City USA designation for the first time. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the national recognition program honors cities and towns across the country for making their cities more playable. ...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Community Facilities District Board Vacancy Opens

Get Involved

The Superstition Mountains Community Facilities District #1 (Sewer

District) is actively seeking three citizens to fill vacancies on their Board of Directors. Board

members are appointed by the Apache Junction City Council.

Members of the Facilit...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Council Passes Tentative Budget

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The Apache Junction City Council has given approval to the tentative city budget for the fiscal year of 2016-17.

The city council held a public hearing on the budget on Monday night, unanimously voting to approve the document, which can be seen at www....Read on...

The budget can be viewed here.
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

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Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

Pool Season is finally here! Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center opens on Saturday May 28th at 12pm. The amazingly affordable facility provides a safe and inviting environment to all citizens of the com...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Summer Open Gym through Parks and Recreation

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Parents! Summer is here and it is time to start planning activities for your children. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is once again offering its Summer Open Gym program. Join us as we participate in arts & crafts, sports, board game tournaments, fit...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2016

Call for Election

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The voters of the City of Apache Junction, Arizona, in 2013 adopted an alternative
expenditure limitation-home rule option. The purpose of this election is for the extension of the alternative expenditure limitation.

Pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-563.01, th...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Election Packets Available Now

candidate packets available now

Packets containing the legally required documents needed to run for a seat on the Apache Junction City Council will be available at the City Clerk's Office beginning Wednesday, April 13, 2016. The packets are self-explanatory and serve to help the potent...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

Meeting Agendas & Videos

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We have a one stop shop for everything related to council and city boards and commissions. Here you will find links to agendas and videos of the meetings.

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Parks & Recreation teams up with AJ High School for basketball camp

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Basketball Coach Stansberry to bring you this annual BASKETBALL CAMP for boys and girls. Coach Stansberry has done amazing work with the AJHS Basketball...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center Opening Day

Pool Season is finally here! Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center opens on Saturday May 28th at 12pm. The amazingly affordable facility provides a safe and inviting environment to all citizens of the com...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

State Champions offers summer baseball camp

AJHS Baseball Logo_thumb.jpg

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Baseball, and STATE CHAMPION Coach Figueroa to bring you this annual BASEBALL CAMP. Coach Fig has done amazing work with the AJHS Baseball program. So, ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Girls Softball Summer Camp

AJHS Softball Logo_thumb.jpg

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with Apache Junction High School Varsity Softball Coach Matlosz to bring you this annual SOFTBALL CAMP. Coach Matlosz has done amazing work with the AJHS Softball program. Don’t miss this oppor...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Summer Open Gym through Parks and Recreation

Parents! Summer is here and it is time to start planning activities for your children. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is once again offering its Summer Open Gym program. Join us as we participate in arts & crafts, sports, board game tournaments, fit...Read on...

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Posted on: January 30, 2013

Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft

Identity theft is the process of another individual using your personal information without your permission. Identity theft can take many forms, from using your credit card number to renting an apartment. While some forms of identity theft can be easily r...Read on...