District IV is under the command of a Captain with a compliment of 50 deputies, including command staff. District IV provides police service to the North and Northeast unincorporated areas of Maricopa County including New River, Circle Mountain, Anthem, Desert Foothills communities, the towns of Cave Creek, and Carefree to include Tonto Hills.
District IV operations office is located at 37622 N. Cave Creek Road, Carefree, AZ. It is commanded by a lieutenant. The main telephone number is (602) 876-1742. In case of an emergency call (602) 876-1011 or 911.
District IV provides police services to the unincorporated areas of Anthem, Desert Foothills, New River, and Circle Mountain communities. It also provides law enforcement contract services to the Towns of Cave Creek and Carefree. District IV North also has a contract traffic enforcement deputy for the Town of Carefree.
District IV North is a unique area of rugged wilderness, small towns and communities that thrive in the beautiful northern Maricopa desert. During the past five years, development and growth have increased at a phenomenal rate. The population of New River, Desert Hills, Circle Mountain and Desert Foothills communities has grown. Anthem is a planned community that is has grown to approximately 30,000 homes.
District IV deputies are actively involved with all schools in the area of responsibility and strive to keep and improve the relationships with them by providing public education presentations on law enforcement related topics as well as being involved with as many local and school events as possible.
District IV annually sponsors a Prescription Drug Drive which is now being held regionally by the DEA and soon will go national.