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A couple from Arkansas was attacked when they stopped to help a stranded motorist on Highway 89 near Gray Mountain August 5.

August 8, 2019
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A 59-year-old woman hiking in 103-degree temperatures on the Granite Mountain Hotshot Memorial trail near Yarnell suffered “extreme heat stroke symptoms” on Saturday, Aug. 3, and had to be airlifted to a Phoenix-area hospital.

By The Daily Courier August 5, 2019
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Bomb hoax in Rimrock lands man in jail
Police spend four hours investigating threat; find dead snake, small ax in box

A man was arrested after allegedly telling a Rimrock store's employee there was a bomb on the premises Wednesday, July 24, police reported Thursday.

By Max Efrein July 25, 2019
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A Chino Valley man was fatally shot Sunday afternoon after he and a friend were target shooting about four miles north of Paulden.

By Sue Tone July 2, 2019
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A 32-year-old woman is in stable condition after being flown to Flagstaff Medical Center with a gunshot wound to her torso on Tuesday, June 25, Chino Valley police report.

By Doug Cook June 26, 2019
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At approximately 10:20 p.m. Sunday, June 23, the Prescott Valley Police Department received several reports of multiple shots fired in the 2700 hundred block of North Highland Drive.

June 24, 2019
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DPS: 1 dead, another critically injured after head-on collision near Paulden
Saturday car crash on State Route 89 still under investigation

One person has died and another is in serious condition after a head-on collision Saturday on State Route 89 near Paulden.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. June 23, 2019
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A 16-year-old girl was found dead due to a gunshot wound to the head near Chino Valley, according to the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday night.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. June 16, 2019
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At approximately 3:45 p.m. Thursday, an unidentified man tried to kidnap a 16-year-old female while she walking home from Cottonwood’s American Heritage Academy.

By The Daily Courier May 17, 2019
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PHOENIX — A Phoenix man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his wife, two of his young daughters and a man who the suspect thought was romantically involved with his wife, police said Friday.

By Associated Press April 12, 2019
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The Yavapai County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man whose body was found Sunday, March 10, in Granite Creek as 53-year-old Kenneth Erving.

By The Daily Courier March 13, 2019
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PRESCOTT – Prescott Police are investigating the circumstances behind the death of man found early Sunday morning, March 10, in Granite Creek.

By The Daily Courier March 11, 2019
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PHOENIX — It's being called the deadliest square mile in Arizona's most populous county.

By Associated Press March 10, 2019
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Police are thinking the death of a 30-year-old Bagdad man Tuesday afternoon, March 5, was an overdose involving fentanyl-laced pills.

March 6, 2019
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Prescott man shot during alleged burglary of estranged wife’s home
Suspect hospitalized in Phoenix, expected to survive

Police found a man suffering from a gunshot wound in the back yard of a Prescott home after he allegedly attempted to break into his estranged wife’s home early Sunday morning, March 3.

By The Daily Courier March 4, 2019
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Fuming muriatic acid spill closes Williamson Valley Road
Firefighters use sodium bicarbonate to neutralize the chemical

An acid spill right outside Prescott Fire Department’s headquarters at 1700 Iron Springs Road closed Williamson Valley Road for about an hour Monday night, Feb. 18.

By Max Efrein February 19, 2019
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A two-vehicle collision involving a pickup truck and a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office vehicle occurred on Fain Road shortly after 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, injuring three people.

By The Daily Courier February 16, 2019
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Two pedestrians were injured after being struck by a sedan in the intersection of Gurley and Cortez streets at about 10:30 a.m. Thursday morning, Feb. 7, according to a news release from Prescott Police Department Public Information Officer Dave Fuller.

By The Daily Courier February 7, 2019
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Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) responded to two rollover crashes Friday night, Feb. 1.

By The Daily Courier February 2, 2019
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The northbound lanes of Highway 89 are closed just north of Prescott because of a vehicle crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

February 1, 2019
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One died and several others were injured in a multi-vehicle accident on northbound Interstate 17 near Black Canyon City Wednesday night, Jan. 23.

By The Daily Courier January 25, 2019
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Motorcyclist killed in collision with cows
Police: Rider may have been intoxicated

A motorcyclist lost his life in Seligman after colliding with two black cows blocking the roadway Wednesday night, Jan. 23.

By Max Efrein January 24, 2019
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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.

December 22, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier December 22, 2018
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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.

December 19, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier December 17, 2018
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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.

By Max Efrein December 7, 2018
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Man found dead in Prescott Valley home
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.

By Max Efrein December 5, 2018
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Prescott Police have confirmed the death, but further information is unavailable.

By The Daily Courier November 24, 2018
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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.

By Associated Press November 21, 2018
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Two young men found dead in Prescott Valley home Saturday identified
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.

By Max Efrein November 6, 2018
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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.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. November 3, 2018
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PHOENIX — Authorities say a suspect is dead after a police chase and shooting on Interstate 17 that has left three state troopers injured.

By Associated Press October 29, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier October 29, 2018
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CHANDLER, Ariz. — Police in Chandler say they are searching for a suspect in a homicide case.

By Associated Press October 21, 2018
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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.

By Erin Ford, Grand Canyon News October 16, 2018
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Suspicious PV death under investigation
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.

By The Daily Courier October 5, 2018
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LEXINGTON, S.C. — South Carolina authorities say a man suspected in the fatal shooting of another man last month has been arrested in Arizona.

September 20, 2018
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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.

September 20, 2018
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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.

By Sue Tone September 8, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier September 5, 2018
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The mother of Allison Dieterle of Prescott told the Courier today, Sept. 1, that the 9-year-old girl is doing well.

By The Daily Courier August 31, 2018
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A small private plane crashed at the Prescott Airport at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.

By The Daily Courier August 29, 2018
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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.

By Nanci Hutson August 27, 2018
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One person is dead after a stabbing incident in Chino Valley on Friday night, June 29.

By The Daily Courier June 30, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier June 30, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier June 23, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier June 23, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier May 31, 2018
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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.

By Associated Press May 29, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier May 7, 2018
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Officers save life of overdose victim
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.

By The Daily Courier May 5, 2018
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Woman reportedly causes head-on crash in Cornville; may have been high on meth
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.

By The Daily Courier April 14, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier March 10, 2018
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7-year-old with autism accidentally shoots father with family gun
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.

By The Daily Courier March 8, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier March 3, 2018
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A construction worker in Rimrock, AZ, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, after being pinned to a wall by a backhoe, police said.

By The Daily Courier February 28, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier February 23, 2018
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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.

By The Daily Courier February 16, 2018
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