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Queen Creek joins task force fighting internet child exploitation

Queen Creek will join the city of Phoenix as part of the Arizona Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force to support the town’s efforts to investigate, prosecute and prevent the sexual …
Update

Queen Creek police charge woman suspected of making false attack claim

Updated to include suspect's name. The Queen Creek Police Department announced Thursday that it has arrested a woman for allegedly making a false report to officers by claiming that she had been attacked while jogging near Crismon and …
July 4

Celebrate the Fourth at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek

The Fourth of July is fast approaching, and Queen Creek residents have a place to celebrate our nation’s birthday as Schnepf Farms tees up its annual Hometown 4th event. Hometown 4th at Schnepf …
Crime

San Tan Valley man charged in child porn investigation

A San Tan Valley man is in custody in connection with an investigation into sexual exploitation of a minor. Ian Sutherlin, 28, was identified by the Homeland Security Investigations Phoenix …
Back to School

Foundation offers free backpacks to Queen Creek, San Tan Valley students

Students in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley can kick off the new school year with a free backpack filled with school supplies courtesy of the Mary Gloria Foundation’s Back2School Blitz. …

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Update

Missing Queen Creek teen found safe

A teenage girl missing from Queen Creek since June 13 has been found. The Queen Creek Police Department reoorts that 15-year-old Shani Grace Lunt has been located and is safe. She was last …
Crime

Queen Creek police arrest man for assaulting, harassing women

The Queen Creek Police Department is asking for the public’s help following the arrest of a man accused of assaulting and harassing women. The suspect was arrested on June 12 following …
Law Enforcement

Pinal County attorney hosting Citizens Academy Saturday

The Pinal County Attorney’s Office still has some spaces open for its upcoming Citizens Academy. The academy runs from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 22 at the Pinal County …
Missing

Queen Creek police look for missing teen girl

The Queen Creek Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a 15-year-old girl. Shani Grace Lunt has been missing since Thursday, June 13. She was last seen in the Queen …
Fourth of July

Queen Creek fire has tips, warnings about fireworks

With the Fourth of July holiday around the corner, it is important to know what types of fireworks are legal within the town of Queen Creek. Legal consumer fireworks include ground and …
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School safety

MAG to host annual school crossing guard training in July

Those who help kids get to school safely will have the opportunity to brush up on traffic laws and learn more about how to keep themselves and students safe just in time for the upcoming school …
New School Year

Queen Creek Unified Looks forward to new school year

Queen Creek Unified School District is less than a month away from the start of a new school year and it will be welcoming 15,000 students to its 14 schools on Monday, July 22. Newell Barney …
Education

Queen Creek Unified names principal for new Mesa elementary school

Erin Pillsbury, the current principal of Desert Mountain Elementary, will be the new principal of Mountain Trail Academy in the Queen Creek Unified School District when it opens for the 2025-26 …
Teen Safety

Safer summers: Cities, nonprofits, police work to engage, protect teens during break

Keeping kids out of and away from trouble during the summer has long challenged parents, but this year there’s an added urgency to that quest. This is the first summer break since the October …
Award

Queen Creek police detective honored

Queen Creek Police Department Detective Jaymi Driskill has received an award for her work with crime victims. Driskill was given the Sharonda Dean Memorial Spirit Award at the First Responders …
GILBERT COLLISION

Grand jury indicts driver charged in death of Pinal County sheriff’s son, grandchild

A 22-year-old man has been indicted in the deaths of Cooper Lamb, his fiancée and their 11-month-old daughter, the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office announced Thursday morning. …

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Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms will have plenty of activities for families or they can just relax and enjoy the holiday.

Celebrate the Fourth at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek

The Fourth of July is fast approaching, and Queen Creek residents have a place to celebrate our nation’s birthday as Schnepf Farms tees up its annual Hometown 4th event. Hometown 4th at Schnepf …
Pinal County Attorney Kent Volkmer will be hosting a Citizens Academy on Saturday. Spaces open.are still open.

Pinal County attorney hosting Citizens Academy Saturday

The Pinal County Attorney’s Office still has some spaces open for its upcoming Citizens Academy. The academy runs from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 22 at the Pinal County …
Vintage & Vino's annual Spring Mother's Day Market takes place this weekend at the Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre in Queen Creek.

Celebrate Mother’s Day at Vintage & Vino in Queen Creek

Vintage & Vino's annual Spring Mother's Day Market is back for its 10 th year in Queen Creek this weekend and is offering wine and shopping. Along with sipping and shopping, moms can take …
Queen Creek officials and council members are hosting What’s Poppin’ in QC on June 4.

Find out what’s ‘Up’ in in Queen Creek

Residents can meet Queen Creek officials and council members as they host What’s Poppin’ in QC, a special community outreach event. The event takes place from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, …
The Pinal County Attorney’s Office is hosting its Youth CSI Summer Camp in June. Registration is still open

Pinal County hosts Youth CSI Camp in San Tan Valley

Despite record enrollment, spots are still open for the Pinal County Attorney’s Office Youth CSI Summer Camp. “The Youth CSI Summer Camp is an immersive experience that allows …
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