Woman arrested for selling stolen vehicle and growing marijuana

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista woman for trafficking in stolen property and production of marijuana after the recovery of a stolen vehicle led investigators to serve a search warrant at her residence on Friday, Aug. 11. The investigation began on Aug. 3 when a Sierra Vista resident reported her vehicle, a 1995 Chevrolet Blazer, as missing …

Alcohol may have been factor in fatal motorcycle collision

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While traffic fatalities involving drivers under the influence of alcohol have declined in the United States in recent decades, they still accounted for nearly a third of all traffic deaths in 2014. Nationwide, there is one alcohol-impaired-driving fatality every 53 minutes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. This national statistic hit home recently when the Sierra Vista Police …

Local man arrested for stabbing his roommate

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man for attempted second degree murder on Saturday night after he stabbed his roommate multiple times. SVPD police officers responded to a residence in the 300 block of Peterson Street at about 7:30 p.m. after receiving a report that a stabbing had occurred. Officers found that 64-year-old Sierra Vista resident Rick Pastika …

Common violations observed on first day of school

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The Sierra Vista Police Department would like to thank the community for a safe, successful start to the school year this week and also remind motorists of a couple common violations officers’ have observed. Police officers patrolling local school zones before and after school yesterday saw numerous motorists making two common mistakes regarding parking and dropping off or picking up …

Man arrested for sexual conduct with a minor, sexual exploitation

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista man on Monday afternoon for sexual conduct with a minor and sexual exploitation of a minor. As part of an investigation into a sexual assault on a juvenile perpetrated by a known local man, SVPD detectives served a search warrant at the man’s residence in the 500 block of N. Coronado …

Man arrested for sexual conduct with a minor and sexual assault

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on Tuesday afternoon for multiple counts of sexual assault and sexual conduct with a minor after following up on a report received Monday night. At about 10:13 p.m. on Monday, the department received a report of an alleged sexual assault that occurred over the weekend. On Tuesday, detectives followed up on …

Collision leads to marijuana arrest

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  07/17/17. Police arrested a Douglas man on Wednesday night after a traffic collision revealed bundles of marijuana that had been concealed inside his vehicle. Sierra Vista Police Department officers responded to the intersection of the Highway 90 Bypass and Buffalo Soldier Trail for a report of a traffic accident at about 9:33 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12. …

Police investigating attempted burglary and shooting

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The Sierra Vista Police Department is investigating an attempted burglary and shooting that occurred on Monday night in the 2600 block of Ridge Crest Street. The department received multiple calls reporting that three shots were fired on Ridge Crest Street at about 8:45 p.m. on Monday. A resident in the area also called 911 to report that he had fired …