SVPD urges everyone to stay alert on roads, crosswalks

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The Sierra Vista Police Department responded to two minor vehicle versus bicyclist collisions today and urges residents to always be alert and attentive when traveling around town, especially with the new school year now underway. Both collisions were reported at about 8 a.m. today. In one collision, a driver struck an adult woman riding a bicycle at a low speed …

Sierra Vista man arrested on fraudulent schemes charges

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  08/03/18. Multiple fraudulent scheme investigations led to the arrest of 29-year-old Kioni Keller in the Willcox Drive and Lenzner Avenue area on Tuesday evening at around 7:00 p.m. Keller, who was also wanted by the Cochise County Adult Probation Department for probation violations, had a .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol, a stolen bullet-resistant tactical vest, and an amount …

Police arrest man for sexual conduct with a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a man on charges that include sexual assault, sexual conduct with a minor, and aggravated luring of a minor on Tuesday evening as part of an undercover sting operation. The operation began after Sierra Vista Police Department detectives learned that 45-year-old Anthony Perez, a Cochise County resident, was alleged to have sexually molested a …

Man taken into custody peacefully after making violent threats

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The Sierra Vista Police Department took a local man into custody peacefully Wednesday afternoon after he called the police threatening to commit a shooting at his apartment complex. Police received several calls from the man starting at about 3:40 p.m. on Wednesday. The man stated he was going to “shoot up the place” and the Sierra Vista Police Department was …

Man leads police on vehicle pursuit, strikes light pole

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on multiple charges this morning after he was reported for reckless driving, led officers on a vehicle pursuit, struck a utility light pole on the side of the road, and later assaulted a police officer during processing. SVPD officers responded to the area of South Highway 92 and Buffalo Soldier Trail …

Pay attention to pet safety on Fourth of July

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As we get ready to celebrate Independence Day, the City of Sierra Vista urges residents to also prepare for the dangers large crowds, loud noises, and extreme heat can pose for pets. “Animal shelters across the country receive many lost pets — especially dogs — that get spooked by fireworks during the Fourth of July,” says Arleen Garcia, the City’s …

Local man arrested after fleeing scene of a collision

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A Sierra Vista man was arrested on Thursday night after leaving the scene of a collision and leading law enforcement officers on a brief pursuit that ended on Fort Huachuca. The Sierra Vista Police Department responded to the intersection of Fry Boulevard and Buffalo Soldier Trail at about 5:15 p.m. on Thursday for a report of a two-vehicle collision. Witnesses …