Posted on: June 26, 2017

Summer Rescue Calls Continue to Keep Responders Busy

Elden SAR June 25

Flagstaff, AZ - The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and Coconino County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Unit responded to three incidents over the weekend.

The first occurred on Saturday June 24, 2017 at approximately 3:00 pm and involved ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Sheriff's Office Responds to Barricaded Subject in Tuba City, AZ

Tuba City, AZ – On June 22, 2017 at approximately 8:30 am, the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office received information from Navajo Police Department in Tuba City of an armed barricaded subject at the Pasture Canyon Apartments belonging t...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

CERT Class being offered in Valle, AZ - August 18-20, 2017

CERT Class in Valle 2017

Sign up now for the next Coconino County Sheriff's Office - Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training to be held in Valle, AZ August 18-20, 2017. Go to http://coconino.az.gov/SheriffCERT for more information and to download an application.

Posted on: June 13, 2017

Rescuers Respond to Calls for Hiking Fall Victims

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On June 10, 2017 at approximately 9:30 am the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office, Coconino County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, Ponderosa Fire District, Lifeline Ambulance, Arizona Department of Public Safety Northern Air Rescue Unit, and...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Multiple Rescue Events in Last 48 Hours - Summer Activity in Full Swing

Forest Lakes area Rescue

Coconino County, AZ – Over the last 48 hours, the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has responded to four Search and Rescue (SAR) missions reaching from Sedona to the Grand Canyon and involving the response of numerous resources.

On June...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Sheriff’s Office Memorial Day Weekend 2017 Activity Summary

Coconino County, AZ – The Memorial Day weekend recreation activities and the influx of many visitors to Northern Arizona forests and neighborhoods resulted in numerous calls stemming from off-road vehicle traffic, disturbing the peace, emergency...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Sheriff’s Office Responds to Beaver Falls for Drowning - Second Drowning over Memorial Day Weekend

Havasupai, AZ – Coconino County Sheriff’s Office responded to Beaver Falls on the Havasupai Reservation for a reported drowning on May 29, 2017.  This was the second reported drowning incident in Coconino County over the Memor...

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Posted on: May 28, 2017

Sheriff’s Deputies Recover Body of Suspected Drowning Victim at Lake Mary Boat Ramp

CCSO Dive Team Lake Mary Recovery

Flagstaff, AZ.  On May 27, 2017 at approximately 3:30 pm a Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Volunteer conducting Holiday Patrols in the area of the Lake Mary Boat ramp was flagged down by citizens. The citizens reported that a young male i...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Sheriff's Office Helps Keep Public Informed During Red Flag Conditions

CCSO Red Flag

May 25, 2017 is a Red Flag Day for much of Coconino County

Coconino County, AZ - The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce it will continue its practice of displaying a red flag at the entrance to the parking lot of the L...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Don't Fall Victim to Phone Scammer Claiming to be Law Enforcement Officer

The Sheriff’s Office is investigating reports of telephone scams in which the scammer is using the names of known law enforcement personnel to try to legitimize his scam. The callers use different bullying techniques such claiming your have an o...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Investigation of Death of Man at Horseshoe Bend

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Media Release May 8, 2017

Page, AZ – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a Scottsdale, AZ man at a tourist attraction about 5 miles south of Page, Az.

On Sunday May 7, 2017, around 9:00 AM rangers from the ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Investigation of Double Homicide north of Williams, AZ

Update May 3, 2017

Williams, AZ – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the investigation of a double homicide north of Williams, AZ in an area known as Red Lake.Sheriff’s detectives as well as a team from the Ari...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Investigation of Threatening Note Found at Leupp School

Media Release May 10, 2017

Coconino County Sheriff deputies responded to Leupp, AZ to assist the Navajo Police Department and the BIA Leupp School with a possible threat.

At approximately 10:00 am, the Navajo Police Department requested assistance from the ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Man Arrested for Shooting Incident near Ashfork, AZ

Ashfork, AZ – Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives have arrested an Ashfork, AZ man in connection with a shooting incident surrounding a domestic dispute.

On Sunday May 7, 2017 Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies r...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

May 2, 2017 Double Homicide Suspect in Custody

Flagstaff, AZ – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has obtained a criminal complaint and arrest warrant for a 29-year-old Grand Junction, Colorado man alleging he committed the May 2, 2017 double murder of a Williams, AZ couple.

Derri...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Rescue of Hiker from Mt Elden in Spring Snow Storm

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Media Release May 10, 2017

On May 9th at 9:00 am, The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Unit responded to a report of a hypothermic adult male hiker on top of Mt. Elden. The weather at the time was moderate to heavy snow with app...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Rescue of Hiker near Bitter Springs

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Media Release May 1, 2017

Bitter Springs, AZ – Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue and DPS Air Rescue helicopter rescued a lone stranded female hiker from cliffs east of Bitter Springs.

On Sunday April 30th, at approximate...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Sheriff's Office Receives Boat Donated by AZ Game and Fish

Boston Whaler

Page, AZ – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office recently received the transfer of a 19 foot, 2004 Boston Whaler from Arizona Game and Fish Department to assist in water safety patrols on Lake Powell.  The boat is one of severa...

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