Maricopa Police Department

The Maricopa Police Department is committed to working in partnership with our community to improve the quality of life in our city. We are dedicated to solving community problems, the reduction of crime, the protection of life and property, and upholding the laws, ordinances, and the constitutional rights of all persons. We strive to accomplish these objectives without prejudice, with the highest of integrity, and with the support of the citizens we serve.

AlarmBusiness and residential alarm users are required by Maricopa City Code 05-02 to obtain an Alarm Permit and register that permit with the city. Alarm permits may be obtained at the Maricopa City Hall or on the city's web site. For additional information on Alarm permits, fees and compliance please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by email or call 520 316-6893.

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James R. Hughes, Commander

JHughes fcCommander James R. Hughes, a New Jersey native, began his career more than 25 years ago in Mendham Township, N.J., as a police officer. His law enforcement experience over those 25 years included supervising uniformed patrol and criminal investigations. Hughes spent his final nine years in law enforcement as second in command for a municipal police agency in New Jersey and one year as Acting Chief of Police.

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Office Hours: 7am-6pm, Mon-Thur.
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