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 residents.
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
District IV annually sponsors a Prescription Drug Drive which is now being held regionally by
the DEA and soon will go national.