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.
Activity listed May 10-16.
A vehicle was reported stolen in the 200 block of Kellner Ave.
An accident without injuries was reported in the area of Belmont Ave. and Martin St.
Rosemary P. Barba, 65, Superior, was arrested in the 700 block of Church Ave. and was charged with disorderly conduct. She was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence.
Violation of a court order was reported in the 500 block of Kiser St.
Criminal damage was reported in the 400 block of Hill St.
Criminal damage was reported in the 500 block of Porphyry St.
Theft was reported in the 100 block of Palo Alto.
Violation of a court order was reported in the 200 block of Garrott Ave.
Kermit V. Hoyt, 28, Kearny, was arrested in the 500 block of Kiser St. and was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail.
An accident without injuries was reported in the area of US Hwy. 60.
Assault was reported in the 100 block of Lobb Ave.
Assault was reported in the 100 block of Lobb Ave. (separate incident).
Richard A. Peralta, 28, Superior, was arrested in the 200 block of Harrington Pl. and was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, endangerment, disorderly conduct involving a weapon, misconduct with a weapon and harassment. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail.
Calls not listed include traffic stop (26), disturbance (6), information (3), agency assist (2), civil matter (1), field interview/follow up investigation (3), town code violation (8), welfare check (2), fraud (1), citizen assist (2), medical (1), suspicious activity (1), attempt to locate (1), 911 hang-up (1) and animal complaint (1).
To reach the Superior Police and Fire Departments:
• Emergency (Police – Fire – Medical) 911
• Police Non-Emergency 520-866-5111
• Police Department Business 520-689-5255