On April 23, 2021, at approximately 3:20 pm, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls for a plane crash in the area of State Route 87 half a mile north of Interstate 40. Upon the Deputies arrival, Fire and Rescue, AZ DPS and Winslow Police Department were there securing...
PLANNED OUTAGE – THURSDAY NIGHT/FRIDAY MORNING APRIL 28/29, 2022 affecting all of Heber, Overgaard, and Clay Springs. Crews are expected to begin the outage at approximately midnight Thursday night/Friday morning. and they expect it to last no longer than 15-20 minutes. NEC is planning to perform routine and preventative...
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...
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...
Holbrook, AZ: On the evening of January 25, 2021, and into the morning of January 26, 2021, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office in a coordinated effort with Heber/Overgaard Fire, Overgaard Public Works, and Coconino County Sheriff’s Office performed a rescue of a 72-year-old man, and his 35-year-old son, both from...
On October 26, 2021, at approximately 1:50 pm, Deputies were dispatched to a two-vehicle collision on Porter Mountain Road near Forest Service Road 223 in Lakeside, AZ. This collision caused Porter Mountain Road to be closed from 2 pm until 6:30 pm. During this time, school buses were re-routed...