Man arrested for super extreme DUI following rollover

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Hereford man for a super extreme DUI on Wednesday after responding to a single vehicle rollover accident near Coronado Drive and Buffalo Soldier Trail that afternoon. Police officers and Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services personnel responded to the reported accident at about 3:40 p.m. on Wednesday. A vehicle with a single occupant …

SVPD urges residents to be mindful of fire danger

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In light of many recent fires seen in the region, the Sierra Vista Police Department urges residents to play it safe while rising temperatures, dry conditions, and occasional high winds make for prime fire conditions. Although the Lizard and Dragoon Fires now burning in the Dragoon Mountains were reportedly caused by lightening, other recent fires were sparked by human activity. …

Task Force makes four DUI arrests in Memorial Day details

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made three misdemeanor DUI arrests and one felony DUI arrest during two separate saturation details conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, May 27, due to the Memorial Day weekend. The first detail on May 27 was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Huachuca City Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, and Cochise …

Police safely apprehend woman barricaded in apartment

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The Sierra Vista Police Department safely apprehended a woman armed with a handgun who barricaded herself in her apartment for more than 6 hours on Wednesday. At about 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, officers responded to Vista Village Apartments, located at 1125 N. 7th Street, for a report of a woman brandishing a handgun and attempting to break a window outside …

Police seek aid to locate man convicted of drug charges

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UPDATE (June 13, 2017): Carl Butler was arrested in Kansas by the Junction City Police Department on June 4 for a local charge of interfering with law enforcement. He was also booked for his felony drug warrants out of Arizona and is being held for extradition. The Cochise County Sheriff’s Office will be transporting Butler back to Arizona.  The Sierra …

Police locate psychiatric patient

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The Sierra Vista Police Department located a psychiatric patient who had been reported missing from Canyon Vista Medical Center early this afternoon. At about 1:43 p.m., police responded to a report that a patient, who was ordered to receive psychiatric treatment, had left Canyon Vista Medical Center. SVPD officers made contact with the patient at his Sierra Vista residence and …

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 …