Thursday, August 17, 2017

Crime Stats - July 2017

The following are the top 5 calls for service and arrests for each patrol district -- 07/01/2017 through 07/31/2017. 

To see which district you are in, click on each individual district listed at left to see their map.
 

FIESTA
CENTRAL
Call TypeFrequencyCall TypeFrequency
Check Welfare398Check Welfare382
Subjects Disturbing389Subjects Disturbing349
Other Agency Assist238Warrant Arrest253
Burglary Alarm195Other Agency Assist249
Civil Matter192Trespass220




ArrestsFrequencyArrestsFrequency
Homicide1Homicide1
Rape2Rape1
Robbery4Robbery5
Aggravated Assault18Aggravated Assault10
Breaking & Entering12Breaking & Entering8
Theft63Theft65
GTA2GTA3
Alcohol/DUI63Alcohol/DUI59
Other Assaults52Other Assaults49
Disorderly Conduct27Disorderly Conduct30
Drugs84Drugs80
Fiscal/Forgery8Fiscal/Forgery13
Loitering/Runaway14Loitering/Runaway3
Sex Offenses1Sex Offenses0
Vandalism26Vandalism22
All Other
238
All Other401 
TOTAL615TOTAL750




RED MOUNTAIN
SUPERSTITION
Call TypeFrequencyCall TypeFrequency
Check Welfare419Check Welfare387
Subjects Disturbing292Burglary Alarm330
Burglary Alarm280Subjects Disturbing266
Other Agency Assist209Other Agency Assist201
Suspicious Activity158Civil Matter158




ArrestsFrequencyArrestsFrequency
Homicide2Homicide1
Rape0Rape1
Robbery1Robbery0
Aggravated Assault8Aggravated Assault9
Breaking & Entering7Breaking & Entering3
Theft48Theft56
GTA3GTA0
Alcohol/DUI38Alcohol/DUI35
Other Assaults34Other Assaults15
Disorderly Conduct26Disorderly Conduct7
Drugs46Drugs49
Fiscal/Forgery12Fiscal/Forgery8
Loitering/Runaway10Loitering/Runaway6
Sex Offenses1Sex Offenses0
Vandalism18 Vandalism10
All Other124All Other107
TOTAL378TOTAL307

Arson Suspect Arrested

Mesa Detectives have identified and arrested Brandon J. Hill, 5/18/1985 for an arson investigation from May 29, 2017 at the Goodwill store located at 6120 E. Main St. Mesa AZ.  Hill was arrested on August 11, 2017.

Detectives were able to identify the suspect from surveillance video provided by the business.  Once the suspect was identified, Officers working the area were familiar with the suspect and were able to locate him within days.  After he was arrested, Hill admitted to starting the fire and said that he did it because he was upset from having a fight with his girlfriend.

Brandon Hill was booked for Arson of a Structure ARS 13-1703, a class 5 felony.




Sex Assault - Attempt to Identify



**UPDATE**





Tempe Police Department and Mesa Police Department arrest sexual offender
 

Defendant Carlos Oliva (DOB 5/22/1988) was apprehended and taken into custody by Tempe Police Department last night.  Carlos was the person of interest for a sexual assault that occurred in Mesa on August 15, 2017.   Investigators worked around the clock to identify, locate, and capture Carlos for these disturbing crimes.  Mesa Police Detectives interviewed Carlos and he confessed to the sexual assault incident in Mesa. 
Carlos was booked for two counts of indecent exposure and two counts of disorderly conduct by Tempe Police.  He was also booked for one count of Sexual Abuse and one count of indecent exposure by Mesa Police.
The diligent work completed by Tempe and Mesa Police department is to be commended.  Their commitment to tracking down Carlos and receiving a full confession prevents further crimes from occurring.  We appreciate the community’s support in this case.  






Attempt to Identify Sex Assault Suspect

The Mesa Police Department is asking for assistance from the community in identifying an unknown sex assault suspect.

On Tuesday, 08/15/2017 at 2:28pm, the suspect approached a female sitting near the lake Dobson Ranch Park, 2359 S. Dobson Mesa, AZ 85202. The suspect exposed himself to the female. He then groped the female’s genital area. The victim screamed loudly as she fought him off. The suspect fled on foot northwest towards Dobson Rd.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his mid-20’s, heavy build with straight jet black hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a black t-shirt and black pants and was described as having what appeared to be a mole on the right side of his face as shown in the composite sketch.  
Anyone with information is asked to call the Mesa Police Department at 480-644-2211 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.                         

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Burglary - Attempt to Identify

On July 26, 2017 at 4:49 am, the male suspect and two women (shown here) arrived at WalMart, 857 N Dobson, in a dark car. After walking inside together, the suspect separated from the two women, who shopped together. The suspect picked a backpack off the shelf, walked to electronics, broke the display case where the headphones were stored, stole 14 pair of headphones worth $2,100, placed the headphones in the backpack and walked out the garden entrance. He then waited at the car for about 20 minutes until the two women had finished shopping. The three left together in the car.

The male suspect is described as White, 20-30 years old, short dark hair, clean shaven, heavily tattooed arms, 5'10" tall, thin build. Last seen wearing a green baseball hat, gray T-shirt, black jeans and gray/black shoes.

Associate 1 is described as a White female in her 20s, brown hair, average height/weight. Last seen wearing pink shirt, gray shorts.

Associate 2 is described as a White female in her 50s, light brown hair, 5'4" tall, 160 lbs. Last seen wearing a white shirt and blue shorts.

Please submit any information regarding the crime or identity of the suspect(s) through one of the following. You can remain anonymous. Refer to Case Number 20172070409.

Use our online form found here – (https://www.tipsubmit.com/webtipforms/webform.aspx?id=51&AgencyID=836.)  Please fill in the case number in the Case Number field under Incident Information.
or
Text information to 274-637 (CRIMES). Begin your message with MESAPD.
or
Call our non-emergency number at 480-644-2211 and select option 2.








Thursday, August 3, 2017

Burglary - Attempt to Identify

Case #20172110395

On July 30 at 2:39pm, the male and female seen here in the photo broke into the managers office at 1554 W Main and took a safe loaded with six passports, jewelry and a large amount of cash. The manager was distracted by two other females who asked to see a room. Once the manager returned, he noticed his secured office had been broken into.

Suspect #1: female, 40-45 years old, 5'06" to 5'09" tall, wearing a black and white dress.

Suspect #2: male, 35-40 years old, 5'08" to 5'10" tall, black hair, wearing a black shirt and black jeans.

Vehicle: California registered plate 2JRTR366

Please submit any information regarding the crime or identity of the suspect(s) through one of the following. You can remain anonymous.

Use our online form found here – (https://www.tipsubmit.com/webtipforms/webform.aspx?id=51&AgencyID=836.) Please fill in the case number in the Case Number field under Incident Information.
or
Text information to 274-637 (CRIMES). Begin your message with MESAPD.
or
Call our non-emergency number at 480-644-2211 and select option 2 from the menu.