Man charged with attempted murder after drive-by shooting

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man for numerous charges, to include three counts of attempted first-degree murder, last week after investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred in the early morning hours on Thursday, May 18. The shooting did not result in any injuries but investigators did find evidence of multiple apartments in the 2200 block of Las …

Apply for the Citizen Police Academy

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The Sierra Vista Police Department invites local residents to participate in the upcoming Citizen Police Academy to get a hands-on glimpse into local law enforcement. Classes will be held in the police department auditorium on Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. for 12 consecutive weeks starting Aug. 10. Applications must be submitted by Friday, June 23. There is no …

Task force makes one DUI arrest in May 5 and 6 details

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made one misdemeanor DUI arrest during two separate saturation details conducted in the Sierra Vista area on May 5 and 6, due to Cinco de Mayo and the annual Sonoita horse races. The detail on May 5 was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Huachuca City Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, Cochise County …

Man arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man for sexual exploitation of a minor on Thursday after finding evidence associated with the transfer of a digital file that had been reported by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. SVPD first received the report regarding the transfer of a digital file depicting a male juvenile exposing his genitals …

Reduced speed limit strictly enforced during Coronado Drive project

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As work continues on a project to widen the last two-lane stretch of Coronado Drive, the Sierra Vista Police Department will be strictly enforcing the reduced speed limit within the construction zone while workers are present. Both northbound and southbound lanes of Coronado Drive have been narrowed from Busby Drive to Golf Links Road and the speed limit has been …