Special event and Memorial Day closures

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. The Cove will be open on Memorial Day only for Open Swim from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. The Cove will be closed on Saturday, May 25, due to staff support of the Wine, Beer, & Spirits Festival and Sky Islands Summit Challenge. Monday trash will …

Beware of scammers asking for payments via gift cards

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The Sierra Vista Police Department has received multiple reports from local residents who were called by unknown subjects indicating they could help eliminate a computer virus in exchange for payment via gift cards. The scammer attempts to convince the victim that they can clear their computer of a virus but that payment is required first via Google Play gift cards. …

Recycling drop-off facility to replace curbside pickup July 1

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A new drop-off facility for recyclable materials will open on July 1, giving recyclers—City customers and area residents alike—a place to drop off selected recyclable materials, free of charge, and bringing the City’s blue bin curbside pickup program to an end. The new recycling service will replace the City of Sierra Vista’s current curbside pickup program with a “one-stop drop” …

Local man arrested for sexual conduct with a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 24-year-old Sierra Vista man for sexual conduct with a minor and related charges on Tuesday, May 21, after receiving a report that he was having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old juvenile. The department received information from a third party on Monday, May 20, indicating that a juvenile was having a sexual relationship …

Suspicious device prompts evacuation on Saturday

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The Sierra Vista Police Department evacuated the area surrounding the Goodwill Thrift Store and Donation Center, located at 2105 E. Fry Blvd., on Saturday afternoon after a suspicious device was discovered at the store. The device was found by store employees when they emptied a donation bin at about 1:20 p.m. Upon their arrival, Sierra Vista Police Department officers observed …

Task force makes six DUI arrests in Cinco de Mayo detail

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made six DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, May 4, due to the Cinco de Mayo weekend.  The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, Arizona Department of Public Safety, and Huachuca City Police Department. The detail resulted in the following: …

SVPD arrests local woman for transporting meth for sale

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local woman for the possession and transportation of methamphetamine for sale on Tuesday, April 30, after conducting a traffic stop south of Huachuca City. The vehicle’s driver, a local man, was also arrested for possession of a dangerous drug and possession of drug paraphernalia. SVPD Special Operations Bureau detectives recently received information that …

City seeks leisure class instructors

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The City of Sierra Vista is seeking passionate instructors to lead new leisure classes and activities in their areas of interest and expertise. Classes can focus on a variety of subjects, activities, and age groups. Categories include, but are not limited to, recreational activities, special interests, health, and fitness. Classes can be taught as a series or as a one-time …