Tempe Police Department

  • Agency: Tempe Police Department
  • Address: 140 E 5th St, Tempe, 85281 AZ
  • Chief: Tom Ryff (Chief of Police)
Phone: (480) 350-8311

Tempe Police Department is located at 140 E 5th St, Tempe, 85281 AZ. The Chief of Police of the department is Tom Ryff. The Tempe Police Department phone number is (480) 350-8311.

Tempe Police Department News

When flying an Unmanned Aircraft System there's specific guidelines you must follow. Tempe PD has you covered with a list of guidelines to keep you safe and out of trouble.

Fireworks are often used to mark special events and holidays, however, just like drinking & driving do not mix, shooting consumer fireworks & drinking absolutely do not mix. Fireworks cause thousands injuries each year. Please be safe this holiday season https://bit.ly/2tymmhC

Congratulations to Officer Kresin who graduated today from the Arizona Law Enforcement Academy And will now join the #Tempe Team!

Your Tempe Police Department would like to wish you a #HappyFathersDay! Whether you are a father or celebrating a father, you are making a difference in lives of people. Thank you for your selfless love and sacrifice!

The Tempe Police Department appreciates the opportunity to serve you and to make it easier and more convenient for you to file non-emergency police reports. Follow the link to file a report. If you have an emergency please call 9-1-1. https://bit.ly/2JT39O5

Tempe PD keeping you safe... here's a few tips to consider for this year's #4thOfJuly Tempe Town Lake Festival @tempegov @tempekiwanis

‪We are less than a month away from #TempeTownLake 4th of July celebration & we are working hard to keep you safe... here's some information to get you started if you plan to attend‬

‪Congratulations to this years Chief's 10-8 scholarship recipients! Thanks to our generous sponsor @PhoenixAoP these well deserved young students will enjoy a summer filled with healthy activities. #Tempe #EscalanteKoolCamp‬l

‪We are giving away free gun safety locks courtesy of @ProjChildSafe in honor of #NationalSafetyMonth... pick yours up today ‬

‪It's still not too late to join us in The Take a Bite Out of Hunger Food Drive with @TempeCommAction. Bring your donations to the TCAA who will be collecting until June 5th from 9-4pm, M-F at the Apache location. One donation can go a long way for a hungry family. ‬

Tempe Police Officers Work Alongside the Community to Donate Non-Perishable Foods to Help Tempe Families In Need. Bring your donation now thru Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Tempe Community Action Agency 2146 Apache Blvd. Public donations can be from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Thank you all for your support!

As we conclude #NationalPoliceWeek, let us #NeverForget those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, including Tempe PD's finest, Officer Nettle, Spangler, Hawk, Weeks, Welker, Lt. Bradshaw & K-9's Baloo, Deuce & Murph.

In honor of #NationalPoliceWeek command staff has provided breakfast, lunch & dinner to #Tempe officers and their families for their dedicated service to our beloved #Tempe Community

This #PeaceOfficersMemorialDay we honor and pay tribute to the officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice in serving our community. You will never be forgotten. #PoliceWeek2018

‪Julian was located safely. Thank you for your assistance!

‪Seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing person. If you have any information, please call Tempe Police, 480-350-8311.‬

‪Today, our Tempe Gang Unit accepted an appreciation plaque from #TownofGuadalupe in their fundraising efforts for the town’s Little League program. Great event and we are truly honored to be part of the program. ‬

‪Seeking the public's assistance in locating a suspect who assaulted a woman on May 5, 2018. If you recognize this person please call 480-350-8311‬

Counterfeit pills designed to look like prescription pills may actually contain fentanyl. Please only consume prescription pills prescribed by a doctor. If you are unsure please call 480-350-8311.

‪Got safety questions? Health questions? No problem we got you covered, join Officer Erwin & The Suns Golden Grannies @TempeHospital for the Safety Safari who will be here until 1pm this afternoon. ‬

We will be @ASU Hayden Lawn promoting Sexual Assault Awareness & Education on this #DenimDay from 2-4pm. Stop by our booth! #SAAM2018

If you are planning on participating in tomorrow's #PatsRun you will want to check out these road restrictions to help you navigate and get to your destination on time. #PT42 https://bit.ly/2HamB7q

Please stay safe & adhere to all railroad crossings signals. Stop at designated areas when red lights are flashing. Please, Never drive around lowered gates. Remember the train you see is closer & faster moving than you think. Be smart & stay safe!

Do you have unused/expired prescription & over-the-counter medications that you are no longer using. Bring them in to to Tempe Police South Station, 8201 S. Hardy Dr. on Sat, April 28th for "drug take back" event for anonymous disposal. https://bit.ly/2J8byMP

‪Junior's bike was recently stolen but thanks to some amazing students at #Gilliland MS, we were able to present him w/a bike which was rebuilt by students in the Recycle-a-bike program. Jr. was very grateful to as his bike was his only form of transportation. @TempeElementary ‬