Kidnapping suspect arrested following vehicle pursuit

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/28/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man suspected of kidnapping following a brief vehicle pursuit just after midnight on Saturday. The pursuit began when an officer attempted to stop a green Mercury four-door sedan for speeding in the area of South Garden Avenue and West Wilcox Drive at about 12:12 a.m. on Saturday. The …

Juveniles referred for burglaries, theft, and use of stolen credit card

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/22/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department referred two local juveniles for multiple felony charges tied to several recent vehicle burglaries and the use of a stolen credit card on Friday, Nov. 18. On Thursday, Nov. 17, police investigated the use of a stolen credit card at two locations within the Mall at Sierra Vista the previous day. …

Police arrest man selling drugs out of hotel room

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/20/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista man on multiple felony drug and weapon charges early Saturday morning after serving a search warrant at a local hotel room, acting on recent information. Multiple anonymous sources shared information with the police indicating that 41-year-old Sierra Visa man Michael Andrew Ramirez, also known as “Killa Mike,”  …

Police see merit in Know Your Limit Program

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/17/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department has taken a proactive approach to curb drunk driving by educating the public with the Know Your Limit Program, which was first used locally during this year’s Oktoberfest event in September. Sponsored by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, this program was piloted in 2009 by the Scottsdale Police Department …

Halloween DUI detail results in one arrest

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/16/16.  The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made one misdemeanor DUI drug arrest during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, Oct. 29, due to the Halloween weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, and Tombstone Marshal’s Office. It also resulted in the following: …

Two DUI arrests made in Labor Day detail

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/16/16.  The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made two misdemeanor extreme DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, Sept. 3, due to the Labor Day holiday weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, and Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. It also resulted …

Assistance sought in locating suspect

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Sierra Vista, AZ. 11/15/16. The Sierra Vista Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in finding a suspect allegedly involved in two recent crimes. Police are searching for Tyler “Goofy” Nahoopi, a transient in the Sierra Vista area. He was allegedly involved in an attempted murder reported to the police on Thursday, Nov. 10, and an armed robbery reported on …

Sierra Vista woman arrested on drug, weapon charges

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/10/16.  Acting on recent information, the Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista woman with a history of illegal drug activity on drug and weapon charges late this morning after serving a search warrant at a local hotel room. Multiple anonymous sources provided information to the police department this week indicating that 31-year-old Sierra Vista resident …

Local man arrested following early morning shooting

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/10/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista man today on multiple charges to include attempted second degree murder following a reported shooting this morning. Police officers responded to multiple reports of shots fired in the 100 block of North Canyon Drive at about 5:45 a.m. A man at the scene said he had been …

Man arrested for drug, weapon charges had ties to Burkholder

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/10/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista man for possession of a narcotic drug and misconduct involving a weapon on Wednesday after contacting him in the course of an ongoing investigation into a murder for hire plot that resulted in an arrest on Sunday. Sierra Vista police detectives made contact with 42-year-old Antonio Gade, …