Yavapai County Articles

***CATCH 22 DAY 22 –Arturo Joseph Martinez***

It’s Day 22 and the final day of this running of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 Program. Today we are asking for the public’s help in finding Arturo Joseph Martinez. In the evening hours of July 3, 2021, Chino Valley Police Officers were called to a residence in the...

First-Degree Murder

On Oct. 16th at approximately 6am, 22-year-old Rimrock resident Edgar Arreola, was arrested and booked into the Yavapai County Jail on charges of First-Degree Murder for knowingly and intentionally shooting and killing Camp Verde resident Rafael Zapata the previous...

RIMROCK SHOOTING RESULTS IN TWO FATALITIES AND ONE INJURED.

 YCSO ASKS THE PUBLIC TO AVOID AREA DURING ONGOING INVESTIGATION. Just before 11:00pm on Saturday October 15, 2022, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received multiple calls with reports of a shooting on the 4000 block of Top O The Morning in Rimrock. Once...

THREE INJURED IN OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE ROLLOVER IN WALKER

Last night at approximately 9pm Yavapai County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) rollover at the 5-points intersection off Big Bug Mesa Road and Poland Road in Prescott. An OHV with four adult occupants rolled over on its side, resulting in...