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

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 ‬

‪It's a beautiful morning & Det. Marsland, Det. Guzman, Ofc. Schwenckert and Ofc. Wallace are representing at the Southwest Police Motorcycle Training & Competition with over 100 Motors from Arizona, Nevada and California‬

We are proud to support @specialolympicsaz at the Arizona Special Olymipics Guardian Games!!!

‪Thanks to a great partnership with @ArizonaGia & @Dbacks, the Tempe Gang unit was able to raise over $2,500 for Guadalupe Little League which provided bats and gloves to these young athletes ‬

‪If you're looking for a challenging and meaningful career, we invite you to join us this Friday April 13th. There will be 12 Law Enforcement agencies representing including @LVMPD @gcu @mcsoaz @PeoriaAzPS @ChandlerPolice @Surprise_PD @GlendaleAZPD @GilbertPolice ‬

‪Tempe PD is representing today at the Phoenix Pride Parade to celebrate diversity & show support to our LGTBQ community. Happy Pride Week! #PhxPride2018‬

The #CadetCompetition is underway & our Tempe team is representing us well! Best of luck to all 12 Teams.

Congratulations to Officer Morel on his retirement. Officer Morel served the Tempe Community for 26 years and we wish him the best in his retirement.

Congratulations to all of our new employees, volunteers and award recipients. We are happy to serve our #Tempe community

April marks Sexual Assault Awareness month. Wear teal in solidarity with victims & survivors of sexual assault. #SAAM #TealTuesday bit.ly/2Gwml25

Tempe Police Vehicular Crimes Unit is actively investigating the details of this incident that occurred on March 18th. We will provide updated information regarding the investigation once it is available

Great haircut for a great cause @stbaldricks to conquer childhood cancer

‪Mark your calendar for April 7th & receive a car seat inspection by certified car seat technicians. FREE car seats will also be provided on a first come first serve basis & demonstrated need. Special thx to our sponsor the Governor's Office of Highway Safety‬

Happy #InternationalWomensDay! We are honored to serve our #Tempe community with Integrity, Loyalty and Dedication.

The Tempe PD Gang Unit is participating in an amazing event to raise money to purchase equipment for the Town of Guadalupe Little League Baseball program. Our gang unit is very proactive with youth involvement which is part of an intervention and prevention initiative to keep the kids involved in sports and out of gangs. This fundraiser is being co-sponsored with Arizona Gang Investigators Association (AZGIA) which is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization who will be accepting the donations. If you would like to donate please go to https://www.arizonagia.com/

Congratulations to our Tempe Cadets for their outstanding performance at this weekend's competition. Standout performances are as follows: 2nd- in Presentation 3rd- in Hogans Alley 2nd- in Crime Scene Investigation 3rd- in Decision Shoot 2nd- in Suspect Contact 3rd- in Crisis Response 1st place OVERALL in the competition!!!

‪Congratulations to Officer Elenius, Lazaravich & @SedonaPolice Det. Brush for their recent 2018 Tempe Police Mounted School Graduation. #mountedpolice #horses ‬

Care7 is an amazing team of city staff and volunteers from Tempe’s Human Services Department. They are called to a scene when we need them and they support and assist people impacted by tragedy through the crisis point to healing and recovery. We are proud to work with them.

‪Congratulations to Sergeant Ameiss on his recent promotion. He will be serving our patrol division. #leadership #Tempe ‬

‪Thanks to Tempe HS for hosting #Tempe Adapted Adventure Day for children with special needs. K9 Boomer, Officer Ribotta & Miller had a great time. ‬

This cutie got a second chance at life thanks to Officer Taylor who rescued him from a drain at Cornell Park.

The Tempe Police Department is looking for your assistance in attempting to locate a vehicle that struck a pedestrian and left the area. The incident occurred around 8pm on 2/15 in the 4900 block of S Ash in Tempe. The vehicle is described as a smaller SUV possibly red in color.