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, …

Grants aid DUI enforcement efforts

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/09/16. The Sierra Vista Police Department recently received two grants from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety that will enhance its DUI enforcement efforts. A $25,000 grant will help cover the department’s overtime costs for impaired driving details, Covert Underage Buyers (CUB) details designed to keep businesses from selling alcohol to minors, Mothers Against Drunk Driving …

Former deputy arrested for conspiracy to commit murder

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/06/16.  As a result of an ongoing undercover investigation, the Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a former Cochise County Sheriff’s Office deputy today for conspiracy to commit first degree murder. The department’s major crimes detectives have been investigating a murder for hire conspiracy involving a Sierra Vista man who wanted to have a hired killer murder another …

Veterans Day Parade and holiday closures

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/04/16. Sierra Vista’s 22nd annual Veterans Day Parade will head down Fry Boulevard from 7th Street to the Veterans Memorial Park entrance on Friday, Nov. 11, starting at 9 a.m. and ending at about 10:30 a.m. The public is invited to view the parade and help honor the men and women who have served in the U.S. …