Task force makes two DUI arrests in Nov. 24 detail

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made two misdemeanor DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, Nov. 24, due to the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, Arizona Department of Public Safety, and Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. The detail resulted in the following: …

Police make three recent arrests for sex offender violations

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The Sierra Vista Police Department recently arrested three local men for failing to properly register as sex offenders in three unrelated cases. The most recent arrest occurred on Saturday, Nov. 17, at about 12:50 p.m. when 35-year-old Sierra Vista resident Alberto Flores was taken into custody without incident in the 1100 block of North 7th Street. A month-long investigation identified …

Man from Texas arrested for crime spree in Sierra Vista

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 19-year-old man with an outstanding warrant from Texas for several recent robberies and other crimes committed in Sierra Vista. Sierra Vista Police Department officers responded to the most recent incident on Thursday, Nov. 15, at about 5:59 p.m. after receiving a report of a panic alarm activation due to an in progress armed …

Motorists urged to drive with care near schools, school bus stops

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In light of several recent collisions across the United States involving children at school bus stops, the Sierra Vista Police Department and the Sierra Vista Unified School District #68 would like to remind motorists to slow down and drive with additional care near school zones and school bus stops. On Thursday, Nov. 1, two children were struck near a school …

SVPD refers nine high school students for drug related charges

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The Sierra Vista Police Department referred nine juveniles at Buena High School for drug related charges on Friday, Nov. 2. The referrals resulted from a joint investigation conducted by SVPD School Resource Officer Lori Burdick and Buena High School administration that began on Monday, Oct. 29. The juvenile’s ages ranged from 15 to 16 and were referred for charges that …

Man charged with attempted 2nd degree homicide after stabbing father

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A Sierra Vista man faces charges that include attempted 2nd degree homicide after stabbing his father, leaving the scene, and initially being arrested for disorderly conduct before the stabbing had been reported. Sierra Vista Police Department officers responded to the report of disorderly conduct in the 700 block of South 7th Street at about 2:17 a.m. on Thursday. Upon arrival, …

Two men die in rollover crash on Charleston Road

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Two local men died in a single vehicle rollover crash on East Charleston Road shortly after midnight last night. The Sierra Vista Police Department and Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services responded after a resident in the area of Giulio Cesare Avenue and East Charleston Road reported hearing a loud crash at about 12:15 a.m. today. When first responders arrived …

Man arrested for sexual conduct with a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 21-year-old Sierra Vista man for sexual conduct with a minor and related charges on Tuesday, Oct. 23, after receiving a report that he was having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old juvenile. The department received the report from the juvenile’s mother on Monday, Oct. 22. The mother stated her daughter was having a …