Bicyclist seriously injured in Gilbert crash
GILBERT, Ariz. — A bicyclist was seriously injured when he was hit by a car, according to Gilbert police. Police said the crash happened near the intersection of Higley and Queen Creek roads around 1:25 p.m. on Saturday. The bicyclist, a 66-year-old man, was taken to a nearby hospital...
Mesa Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 1065 Incidents and 11 Crime Stories
Mesa Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 1065 Incidents and 11 Crime Stories. During the last week, Mesa reported 1065 crime cases, a disconcerting number that calls for immediate attention. The most common crime was Assault, with 214 reported cases, followed by Other crimes with 163 cases, and Disturbance with 144 cases. Burglary and Suspicious Situations also remained a significant concern, with 121 and 115 cases respectively. Trespassing and Theft were reported 107 and 92 times respectively, while Arrests were made in 64 cases. Less frequent but still concerning were Hit & Run incidents, Shootings, and Vandalism, with 15, 13, and 13 cases respectively. The least common crime was Robbery, with just 4 cases reported. These statistics indicate a pressing need for enhanced security measures and law enforcement presence in the place.
Rachel Hansen: Family of Gilbert murder victim still seeking answers and closure
GILBERT, Ariz. - It has been nearly 21 months since a 19-year-old Gilbert woman was found shot to death in her apartment, and her family is pleading for people to come forward with information. According to our report from 2022, a 911 call came in from Rachel Hansen, saying she...
Teens brutally attacked me with brass knuckles at In-N-Out. Why are these weapons still legal?
Brass knuckles were used on me and others in a string of violence in Gilbert, Arizona. But lobbyists have killed my effort to ban this deadly weapon.
Cries for help: Teen violence inspires calls to action
After Stephen Jacobo was shot to death at a party in Mesa, his father obsessed about every details of what happened that night in November 2022. He had to know. Mark Jacobo got those details ...
🚨 Update: Disabled Vehicle on 202-LOOP Eastbound Shoulder in Chandler, AZ
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arizona. Travelers on the 202-LOOP Eastbound in Chandler, AZ, are advised to proceed with caution due to a reported disabled vehicle on the left shoulder of the freeway, near the interchange with I-10 Eastbound at milepost 55. Officials are likely attending to the situation to ensure the vehicle is safely removed and to minimize any impact on the traffic flow. Motorists in the area should be attentive to changes in traffic patterns and are encouraged to allow extra travel time or seek alternative routes if necessary. Stay tuned for further updates on this developing situation.
'The Cinderella Affair' helps Arizona teens prepare for prom
CHANDLER, Ariz. — It’s prom season and every girl deserves to feel like a princess, right?. That’s why one Valley organization has made it their mission to ensure that happens, especially for families in need. For the 23rd year, ‘The Cinderella Affair’ in the East Valley hosted...
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of Apache Junction, AZ Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around apache junction.
"Mia's mission was to make us a better family and she did that": Family, friends remember 'Miracle Mia' at funeral
PHOENIX — Nick and Alia Preston, both wearing pink, walked up to the center of the stage at LifeChurch in Gilbert Saturday. They were quiet as they each took a turn with the microphone. As they began to speak, tears fell. "This is not something I ever wanted to...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.09 and $3.69 in Gilbert as of 2024-03-01. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
This Week's 3 Most Expensive Houses Around Mesa!
In the bustling real estate market around Mesa, Arizona, three luxurious properties recently changed hands, fetching top dollar prices. Let's delve into the details of these exquisite homes that offer a glimpse into the upscale living in the area.
Mesa Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Team
Four academically exceptional Mesa Community College students -- Mesa residents Charlotte Fornasiero, Matthew Skabelund, and Jakobe Stevens and Tempe resident Isabel Rei Zann Wee -- were ...
See smoke? Fire breaks out in mobile home park in Tempe
TEMPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A fire broke out at a mobile home park in Tempe on Friday afternoon, sending black smoke into the air. It started just before 4 p.m. at the Tempe Cascade Mobile Home Estates on University Drive, just east of Loop 101. An Arizona Department...
Video: Diving deeper into the Preston Lord investigation
Robert Anglen, Arizona Republic Investigative Reporter, joined The Chris & Joe Show on Wednesday, to give more insight into the entire Preston Lord investigation. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News. Photo Credit: GoFundMe and Queen Creek PD.
Parts of US 60, I-10 restricted in Valley this weekend for ongoing improvement projects
PHOENIX — Improvement projects in Mesa and along the Interstate 10 Broadway Curve in Tempe and Phoenix will continue this weekend, creating several freeway restrictions. Westbound US 60 from Crismon Road to Loop 202 in east Mesa will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Tempe, AZ
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near tempe.
Intense Debate: Early Morning Scottsdale Bar Brawl Results in Four People Stabbed
KTAR.com - 02/24/2024 03:00:17 PM. Three days ago, an unfortunate incident occurred at a Scottsdale bar where four people were stabbed during an early-morning melee. The suspect, Joseph D. Eschief, 42, was arrested and faces charges of aggravated assault. The victims, two customers and two security staff, sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Two others were arrested for disorderly conduct in a related incident. This news has been a hot topic of discussion in recent days.
Gilbert high school club hosts carnival
High school students in the East Valley are hosting a carnival. The aim of the carnival is to help further the students’ mission of promoting a positive, inclusive environment. FOX 10’s Danielle Miller reports.
Recent metro Phoenix restaurant closures include a burger joint and a 44-year-old bar
In February, metro Phoenix said goodbye to several bars and restaurants including a pair of long-standing sports bars, a famous local pizza shop, a Mexican seafood restaurant, a burger joint and a popular Tempe tiki bar that shuttered without notice, causing much speculation among fans and leaving them to do their own detective work to find answers. Most closures happened quietly and all were permanent.
Apache Junction residents say illegal campers continue to be a problem after land closure
APACHE JUNCTION, AZ — There are lingering concerns after a public land closure near Apache Junction forced illegal campers out of their grounds and elsewhere into the community. Apache Junction resident Nadine Johnson has been collecting shell casings that are scattered about a mile into nearby Tonto National Forest.