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  1. Yavapai County looks to extend its jail taxRead the original story

    Thursday | Sedona Red Rock News

    In simplest of terms, for every $4 coffee you purchase locally, one penny goes to help run the Yavapai County Detention Center in Camp Verde.

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  2. Teen rescued after night on Capital ButteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sedona Red Rock News

    A 15-year-old boy was rescued on Thursday, Jan. 11, at approximately 7:45 a.m. from the south aspect of Capitol Butte by the Yavapai County Search and Rescue Team Back Country Unit aided by an Arizona Department of Public Safety Ranger helicopter.

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  3. Beware: Scammer in Yavapai County warns of missed jury duty, steals thousands of dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Arizona Republic

    A phone caller fooled another victim in Yavapai County, according to a statement released Saturday by the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office. Readers can send news tips to azcentral.com via the newspaper's social media channels, email or by calling the office.

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  4. Sheriff's office: Teen hiker stranded overnight in Sedona rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Arizona Republic

    A teen was rescued from a Sedona mountain after spending the night stranded when he became disoriented while hiking, officials said. A 15-year-old boy was rescued from a Sedona mountain early Thursday after spending the night stranded after becoming disoriented while hiking, the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said.

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  5. YCSO rescues 15-year-old boy who spent night on Capital ButteRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Sedona Red Rock News

    A 15-year-old boy was rescued from the south aspect of Capitol Butte aka Thunder Mountain -- which is located immediately north of Sedona city limits -- by the Yavapai County Search and Rescue Team Back Country Unit aided by a DPS Ranger Helicopter on Thursday, Jan. 11, at approximately 7:45 a.m. The teen left home alone the day prior, Wednesday, ... (more)

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  6. 15-year-old rescued from Sedona mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | ABC15.com

    The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said the teenager left home alone on foot at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday. He was attempting to climb Capital Butte, also known as Thunder Mountain.

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  7. Woman ran errands for 3 days before reporting she'd shot her husband, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | USA Today

    ... sheriff's officials said. Katherine Herbert, 57, of Peeples Valley, told officials earlier this week at the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office in Prescott that she shot and killed her husband, 58-year-old James Herbert. She and her husband began ...

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  8. Arizona woman accused of killing husband, running errands before reporting it 3 days laterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Arizona Republic

    Officials said 57-year-old Katherine Herbert took several long drives before reporting the shooting, including a drive to a Snowflake church to pray. A Yavapai County woman was arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting her husband in the head on Jan. 6, then waiting three days to report it, leaving his body in their home as she ran errands and drove around the state, officials said.

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  9. Bank theft suspect arrested after applying for police dispatch jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A former Bank of America worker suspected of theft chose the wrong employer when applying for a police dispatch job. The Cottonwood Police Department in central Arizona's Yavapai County says the case involving 32-year-old Alberto Lopez of Phoenix popped up in law enforcement records when he applied to be a dispatcher.

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  10. Bank Theft Suspect Arrested After Applying For Police JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | CBS Local

    ... wrong employer when applying for a police dispatch job. The Cottonwood Police Department in central Arizona's Yavapai County says the case involving 32-year-old Alberto Lopez of Phoenix popped up in law enforcement records when he applied to be a ...

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  11. Bank theft suspect applies for job with police, arrested during interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | WALA

    ... to the theft allegations, police said. While charges and a warrant for an arrest were pending with the Yavapai County Attorney's Office, Lopez applied for a job as a dispatcher with the Cottonwood Police Department, officials said. Police said they ...

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  12. Suspected bank thief applies for Cottonwood police jobRead the original story

    Monday Jan 8 | The Arizona Republic

    ... to answer their phone calls, police said in a press release. A warrant for his arrest was issued by the Yavapai County Attorney's Office, but Lopez avoided contact with law enforcement officials for another year. During a background check, the ...

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  13. Arizona Medical-Marijuana Industry at Risk if Jeff Sessions Ramps Up EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | Phoenix New Times

    ... decision, which unleashes attorneys to aggressively enforce federal marijuana law. "Maricopa county, Yavapai county - the prosecuting attorneys in those two counties are among the nation's most rabid prohibitionists," Weisser said. "So I have grave ...

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  14. Sheriff's Office: Drug-deal dispute leads to shootout, chase northeast of YarnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Arizona Republic

    A confrontation at a gas station between a drug dealer and the buyer led to a shootout and chase north of Yarnell. Five people were arrested Five people were arrested Tuesday afternoon after a shootout on State Route 89 that stemmed from a dispute over a drug deal, the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.

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  15. 59-year-old Deborah EricksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... of Public Safety. She has been located. No further information was immediately known. According to the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office, Erickson had driven her vehicle to the Black Canyon area sometime around 4 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 and left it. ...

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  16. Man arrested in holdup outside Rock Springs CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | The Arizona Republic

    An arrest was made in connection with a Dec. 20 robbery at a 76 Gas Station at Rock Springs Cafe. Yavapai County sheriff's detectives on Tuesday arrested a 24-year-old Black Canyon City man who is suspected of robbing the 76 Gas Station at Rock Springs Cafe on Dec. 20. Donald Wayne Cruse was found walking in Black Canyon City with a loaded .45-caliber handgun, brass knuckles, false identification and methamphetamine, the Sheriff's Office said.

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  17. Arizona authorities investigate copper wire theftsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 27 | World News Report

    Sheriff's deputies in one Arizona county say they are investigating a rash of copper wire thefts. Yavapai County deputies say they've been notified of several thefts in recent months and they're asking the public to help watch for suspicious activity in the late night or early morning hours along major roadways.

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  18. YCCA Teams with The Aspire Institute to host Advanced Business Workshop for Residential BuildersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | PR Log

    "STOP THE MADNESS!! Where Profit Really Comes From" a one-day advanced business training in Prescott, AZ on January, 30th PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Dec. 22, 2017 - PRLog -- The Yavapai County Contractors Association has teamed with leading building industry coach and educator, The Aspire Institute, to present a one-day advanced business practices workshop for professional remodelers and residential general contractors on January 30th in Prescott, AZ.

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  19. Art MovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | Hyperallergic

    ... rape. Paolo Soleri is best known for founding Arcosanti , an experimental town and architectural community in Yavapai County, Arizona. Knight Landesman filed a motion calling for the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by former Artforum employee Amanda ...

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  20. Rock Springs Cafe robber took cash, skipped the pieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | The Arizona Republic

    The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office seeks a man who took money from a Rock Springs gas station at gunpoint. An armed robbery took place at Rock Springs Cafe in Black Canyon City on Wednesday, but it wasn't for the renowned pie.

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