On May 13, 2022, at approximately 9:57 pm, Deputies responded to a single motorcycle collision, Frank Girardi (45) of Lakeside, succumbed to injuries from the crash. Next of kin has been notified. On the night of May 13, 2022, Deputies along with Timber Mesa Fire District responded to Sherwood Drive...
On April 27, 2022, a Navajo County Deputy conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 40 at milepost 293 just east of Holbrook for a civil traffic violation. After consent was given to search the vehicle, Deputies located 14 pounds of Cocaine and 2 pounds of Methamphetamine. The estimated street...
Navajo County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council Introduces Mobile Crisis Unit for Streamlined Mental Healthcare Response Holbrook, AZ – The Navajo County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (NCCJCC) is seeking to streamline and improve the care for mentally ill persons in Navajo County. In partnership with the NCCJCC, The Navajo County Sheriff’s...
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...
Bob Herber is a gambler who likes to play high-stakes poker, and you can find him on YouTube proudly boasting about wagering. “My name is Bob Herber. I qualified for this event,” he said about a poker tournament he was attending. “This is a dream come true. This is...
The US Forest Services will be collecting ‘feral’ horses in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest in Alpine starting Mar. 21st. The removal of the horses comes after the Center for Biological Diversity, a nonprofit group based out of Tucson, filed a lawsuit against the Forest Service for violating the Endangered...
Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2022 elk hunts. The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted a list of leftover hunt permit-tags, as well as a printable paper application, on its website. Leftover hunt permit-tags include: 52 — limited opportunity (general) antlerless elk. 4 —...
Over the next few weeks, Arizona counties will send voter ID letters to everyone on the rolls. The letters will confirm voter registration and go over any new legislative boundaries adopted since the redistricting process ended. Your voter registration could be out of date if you moved during the...
On March 10, 2022, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office and the Major Crimes Apprehension Team (MCAT) arrested Brian Andre Hubbard (19) of Phoenix, in connection to an armed robbery and kidnapping investigation out of Saint Johns County Florida. Navajo County Sheriff’s Office received a request for assistance from the Phoenix Police...
Holbrook, AZ: In February 2022, the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) presented the local law enforcement agencies in Navajo County with an Mx908. This device is a multi-mission handheld spectrometer utilized by elite responders conducting chemical, explosive, priority drug, and HazMat operations around the world. This device will be...