On March 1, 2022, at approximately 3:16 am, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received information of a fire at the Hopi Travel Plaza, at milepost 292 off Interstate 40. Deputies arrived at 3:23 am, with fire personnel responding close behind. Between Sun Valley Fire Department and Holbrook Fire...
The Lakeside Ranger District on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests is planning to proceed with burning within Woodland Lake Park, to the southwest of the Town of Pinetop-Lakeside. The Woodland Lake Burn Project is spread across approximately 104 acres, and smoke will be expected to be seen between March 4th to...
Holbrook, AZ: On February 11, 2022, at approximately 8:27 am, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 40 near milepost 295 in the Holbrook area. During the traffic stop, K-9 Zolton was utilized for a free air sniff of the vehicle. Zolton alerted...
Holbrook, AZ: On February 3, 2022, Deputies were patrolling the Kayenta area in conjunction with the aggressive traffic enforcement campaign that the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office and the Arizona Department of Public Safety are performing. Deputies made a traffic stop on Highway 160 at milepost 283, near Kayenta. A...
A strong cold front dropping into the region from the north will bring snow to portions of northern Arizona from late Tuesday night through Wednesday. The higher snow amounts are expected to be in eastern Arizona. Hazardous travel conditions could develop. Please check back often for updates!
Holbrook, AZ: On January 14, 2022, at approximately 10:10 pm, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3800 block of Dia Estrella Road in Snowflake for reports of a subject breaking in and shooting the reporting party, a 39-year-old female and a 58-year-old male, both of Snowflake. The reporting party...
Holbrook, AZ: On January 2, 2022, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office initiated an investigation after receiving information of a possible explosive device at a residence north of Snowflake on Park Lane. Deputies arrived and spoke with Mark Blake (61), of Snowflake. Mark advised the Deputies that he had a live grenade...
Holbrook, AZ: On January 14, 2022, Deputies responded to a residence on El Dorado Road, east of Snowflake, for reports of a shooting. Two victims were transported to the hospital and are in stable condition. Navajo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of Kristopher Lee Millican...
PINETOP, Ariz. — Biologists from multiple agencies working on the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team (IFT) have been surveying Mexican wolf end-of-year population numbers since Nov. 1, 2021. Those surveys are expected to continue through Feb. 2. Population numbers are essential for the Mexican wolf due to the subspecies’ status...
On January 5, 2022, Navajo County Deputies, Detectives, and members of the White Mountain Regional Special Response Team (SRT) arrested and booked Jeffery Clyde Perkins (28) of Snowflake for multiple arrest warrants. On January 2, 2022 Navajo County Sheriff’s Office received a report of domestic violence and assault, at...