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Posted on: February 16, 2017

AJPD Issues Public Advisory: Watch out for Traveling Thieves


Last year some residents in Apache Junction and surrounding cities were targeted by Traveling Thieves. These thieves specifically targeted residents who were trying to sell their home. They presented as a younger couple looking for a place for their grand...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

“What am I supposed to do if I am pulled over by the police?”

The Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) has received multiple inquiries about what a person is supposed to do if they are pulled over by the police.

Last year Arizona Central published an article”Police traffic stops: The do's, don'ts and musts”. ...Read on...

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: February 2, 2016

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Remain on "High Alert"


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: July 20, 2017



In accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes§ 9-499.15, notice is hereby given that the

Apache Junction City Council will consider modifying fees and charges related to the city

transaction privilege tax license fee, city business license fee, vendor license...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Applications Begin Taken for Board Vacancies


The city of Apache Junction is seeking applicants for various boards and commissions. Serving on a board or commission provides an opportunity to work closely with other citizens and the city council to help make decisions about the future of the city.


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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Police Chief Named National Advisory Board Chair

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Apache Junction Police Chief Thomas E. Kelly has been named chairman of the National Advisory Board for the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP),

ViCAP Web began as a repository of information to be shared with local law enforcemen...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Be Ready for Monsoon Season


The city of Apache Junction and the Superstition Fire and Medical District want to remind area residents of the threats to our community which often come with the monsoon season.

Gov. Doug Ducey proclaimed June 11-17 as Monsoon Awareness Week in Arizona in...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Water for Living Project Underway

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Throughout the summer, citizens will have the opportunity to help those in need by donating cases of water to the Water for Living project.

Donations of water or electrolyte-restoring powder can be made at several locations with donations being distributed...

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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: 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...

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