Yes Paradise Valley has their own Police Department and every day you might see a patrol car driving the area. Compared to other cities in the Phoenix Metropolitan area Paradise Valley is one of the safest zip codes to live in. There is also gated and guard gated subdivisions to choose from if you want total security or you can purchase a home with a security gate around the property.
There is two Paradise Valley in the Phoenix area well truly one only but others think differently. True Paradise Valley 85253 zip code is where you will find Luxury Homes, Private Estates, Mansions, and Lavish Pads. Paradise Valley, Phoenix is the other so called Paradise Valley where you will find Paradise Valley mall, Paradise Valley school district, Paradise Valley Community College. This area is north of Shea/Cactus in zip codes 85032, 85022 that some in the valley consider Paradise Valley, Phoenix and that area will have substantially more crime rates as home values can vary from the low 100K and up. The Paradise Valley, Phoenix is NOT Paradise Valley but holds a lot of Paradise Valley names (Community college, mall, school, etc).
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