Police arrest 30 in enforcement operation on Mill Avenue

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TEMPE -- Tempe police officers arrested 30 people during a four-day downtown enforcement campaign.

According to Sgt. Steve Carbajal, the joint uniformed/undercover operation in the downtown Mill Avenue area was launched to arrest those responsible for actively committing all types of crimes.

The arrests included:

One individual was arrested for the sale of narcotics;

Four arrests were made for aggressive solicitation;

Sixteen arrests were made for public liquor law violations;


One felony burglary warrant was cleared;

Seven other warrants were cleared;

Five arrests were made for various city code violations.