February 16, 2018
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Wilhoit resident Thomas Cavanaugh, 59, died after colliding with a berm at the intersection of Canterbury Lane and Stevenage Lane in Wilhoit on Friday night, Dec. 21.
The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help after a man was struck by a vehicle Friday evening while walking southbound on Stagecoach Trail in Cordes Lakes.
At least two unlocked vehicles in the Castle Canyon area of Prescott Valley were broken into overnight between Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 17-18, and others may be unreported, according to a news release from Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office.
Cause of collision under investigation
A volunteer firefighter with the Southern Yavapai Fire Department was declared dead at the scene of a vehicle collision after his ATV rolled Saturday night, Dec. 15.
Suspected overdose remains under investigation
The stepfather of a 33-year-old man who was pronounced dead in his Prescott Valley home midday Wednesday, Dec. 5, has decided to share about the sudden death so the community may continue its battle against lethal drugs.
Initial investigation found that illicit drugs may have been involved
A 33-year-old man was found unresponsive in a Prescott Valley home midday Wednesday, Dec. 5.
Prescott Police have confirmed the death, but further information is unavailable.
PHOENIX — A fugitive fatally shot in Phoenix by at least one federal officer after he allegedly pointed a gun was identified Wednesday as a man accused in Texas on fraud and conspiracy charges.
Both Yavapai College students who graduated from Bradshaw Mountain High School
The identities of two 19-year-old men found dead in a Prescott Valley home Saturday morning, Nov. 3, have been released by police.
PVPD, PANT investigating cause of death
Prescott Valley Police officers responded to the 4300 block of Saratoga Drive in Prescott Valley after two 19-year-old males were found unresponsive in their home Saturday morning.
PHOENIX — Authorities say a suspect is dead after a police chase and shooting on Interstate 17 that has left three state troopers injured.
Prescott resident Justin Oquendo, 38, was arrested by the Prescott Police Department Friday, Oct. 26, following reports of threatening and intimidating text messages, according to an email from Prescott Police Department Public Information Officer David Fuller.
CHANDLER, Ariz. — Police in Chandler say they are searching for a suspect in a homicide case.
GRAND CANYON — A ranger at Grand Canyon National Park is on paid administrative leave after discharging his firearm during a scuffle with a suspect Oct. 11.
Woman dies in home, witnesses either flee or lie
Prescott Valley police are investigating a suspicious death that occurred in the 3700 Block of Robin Drive this week.
LEXINGTON, S.C. — South Carolina authorities say a man suspected in the fatal shooting of another man last month has been arrested in Arizona.
PHOENIX — Eight people, including four immigrants in the U.S. illegally, were killed in a head-on crash on an Arizona highway, authorities said Thursday.
Five law enforcement agencies participated in a DUI and Seatbelt Task Force during the Labor Day weekend, which resulted in several arrests and numerous citations.
The Prescott Police Department is seeking the public’s help to find and arrest the culprits who fired gunshots from a four-door Cadillac sedan in the downtown area on Sunday, Sept. 2.
The mother of Allison Dieterle of Prescott told the Courier today, Sept. 1, that the 9-year-old girl is doing well.
A small private plane crashed at the Prescott Airport at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.
Three weeks after the first day of school, the Prescott High School community was in mourning over the shooting death of a male student this past weekend.
One person is dead after a stabbing incident in Chino Valley on Friday night, June 29.
The Daily Courier has been receiving news tips regarding a man getting shot Friday night, June 29, outside of Bucky's Casino; however, this remains unconfirmed.
An overheated hiker, unable to continue, was rescued by Prescott Fire Department on one of the trails by Watson Lake at about 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, according to Battalion Chief Scott Luedeman.
The Prescott Fire Department responded to a wildland fire on Highway 89 in the Granite Dells area at about 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, Battalion Chief Scott Luedeman said.
Kids face criminal charges
Four teenagers, ages 12 to 13, are facing criminal charges after allegedly using an ax to damage playground equipment at Big Park School in the Village of Oak Creek.
The family of a construction worker who was killed when a drill-rig toppled at a construction site near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is grateful for how firefighters recovered his body.
A woman recently reported to the Prescott Valley Police Department that she had given an unknown man $1,500 for a vehicle she had found for sale on Craigslist, according to a news release from the department.
Victim took pill believed to be laced with fentanyl
Officers with the Prescott Valley Police Department (PVPD) are believed to have helped keep an overdose victim alive until emergency medical personnel could take over in the resuscitation of the victim.
Drivers were all wearing seatbelts; only minor injuries
A woman from Mesa is facing several drug-related charges after driving her vehicle head-on into a white van along Cornville Road in Cornville Thursday afternoon, April 12.
Was not wearing a helmet
A 21-year-old man was flown to a Phoenix-area hospital by Native Air Ambulance after a self-inflicted motorcycle accident Friday afternoon, March 9, said Dan Morgan, Prescott Fire Department Battalion chief.
Child appears to have known where safe, key were
While most of his family was sleeping, a 7-year-old boy with autism pulled a gun from a safe in his home along the 4000 block of North Romero Circle East in Prescott Valley and shot his father in the back Wednesday evening, March 7, police said.
A 14-year-old boy was arrested Friday, March 2, at Bradshaw Mountain Middle School for making “threats of violence,” which were overheard by another student at the school, said Jerry Ferguson, Prescott Valley Police spokesman.
Backhoe pins man against wall
A construction worker in Rimrock, AZ, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, after being pinned to a wall by a backhoe, police said.
Students riding a Humboldt Unified School District bus reported the use of disruptive language from a 16-year-old male student from Bradshaw Mountain High School Friday, Feb. 23.
Police seeking described suspect
While walking along the 5400 block of North Ramada Drive in Prescott Valley, a 19-year-old woman was attacked on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at about 6:30 p.m., according to a Prescott Valley Police Department (PVPD) news release.