Superior Police Report

According to state law, police may arrest suspected offenders by two methods. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write a citation and release the suspect to appear in court later. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Only criminal citations are listed. All damage amounts are estimates.

Items are given to The Superior Sun by the Superior Police Department and reflect information available at the time the report is compiled.

June 25

Burglary was reported in the 400 block of Main St.

Violation of a court order was reported in the 800 block of Martin.

June 26

Charles Thompson, 31, Superior, was arrested on two Superior warrants. He was also charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

June 27

Criminal damage was reported in the zero block of Pinal.

June 29

Derek Araujo, 42, Superior, was arrested on a warrant issued out of the Department of Corrections.

July 1

Theft was reported at the Main St. police station.

Frank Lopez, 41, Superior, was arrested on warrants issued out of Pinal County and Casa Grande.

Burglary was reported in the zero block of Mitchell.

Calls not listed include suspicious activity (1), welfare check (4), medical (3), disturbance (6), traffic stop (3), alarm drop (5), civil matter (2), information (4), attempt to locate (2), citizen assist (1), agency assist (2), animal complaint (2), unwanted person (1), fire (2) and abandoned vehicle (2).

Citizens are reminded to call Silent Witness at 1-800-358-INFO, Crime Stop at 689-5611 or the Information Tip Line at 520-827-0065 if they have information that may help the police department in solving a crime.

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