A Veteran Member Of Yavapai Silent Witness’s “Catch 22” Is Arrested In Michigan

A longtime member of Yavapai Silent Wintess’s “Catch 22” program has been arrested in Michigan. Cottonwood Police say in the latter part of April of 2018, detectives investigated an incident involving the Old Town Association and now 52-year-old Traci Koelzer. During the investigation, detectives learned Koelzer was the association’s treasurer and defrauded the organization of […]

Cottonwood Police Tended To A Rollover Accident Friday Morning On Highway 89A

Cottonwood Police tended to a rollover accident Friday morning on East State Route 89A. Officers arrived at the accident at around 9 a.m. and a car on its side at the 200-block of the highway. The investigation found two vehicles traveling westbound on 89A when the lead vehicle attempted to turn into a private business […]

Father And Son Arrested In Cottonwood For Meth Possession

A father and son have been arrested in Cottonwood, while they were at the Verde Valley Medical Center. Partners Against Narcotics Trafficking officials say they received a call from Cottonwood Police back on March 14th, about a possible discovery of meth from a person at the hospital. Detectives were called to the hospital and made […]

YCSO Still Looking For A Man Who Fled A Traffic Stop Wednesday In Cottonwood

The Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials are still looking for a man who fled deputies as they were trying to arrest him during a traffic stop in Cottonwood last Wednesday. Officials say 35-year-old Richard Jason Lyerla was a passenger in the car that was pulled over for driving without a license plate in the 25-hundred block […]

A Utility Worker From Flagstaff Is Assaulted By A Man Wednesday In Cottonwood

A utility worker from Flagstaff was attacked by a man while doing paperwork in his work truck Wednesday morning in Cottonwood. Police responded to the area of Cactus Street and North Main Street on a report of a man hitting another man repeatedly in the head with a rock. When officers arrived they immediately arrested […]

Day 6 “Catch 22” Suspect Roberto Tirado Arrested In Cottonwood

Another suspect in Yavapai County Silent Witness’ “Catch 22” program has been arrested in Cottonwood. Police arrested Day 6 suspect, 30-year-old Roberto Alejandro Tirado Tuesday. Tirado was wanted on a probation violation after he was found guilty of disorderly conduct with a weapon per domestic violence and his probation from a child abuse incident was […]

Two Arrested In Cottonwood On Drugs And Weapons Charges

Two people were arrested recently in Cottonwood on drugs and weapons charges. Members of Partners Against Narcotics Trafficking, or PANT, searched the home of 58-year-old Dean Cotton and 57-year-old Heather Collins back on January 13th on the one-thousand block of South 5th Street. Before a search of the house, the two were pulled over in […]

Some Highways Remain Closed In Northern Arizona

Some highways remain closed after this week’s winter storm blew through Northern Arizona. Here is a list of closures as of Wednesday: State Route 89A Between Sedona and Flagstaff through Oak Creek Canyon. State Route 89 north of Peeples Valley to just south of Prescott. Check back for the latest road closures.

Day 21 Of “Catch 22” Focuses On A Man Who Assaulted A Woman In Cottonwood

Today is Day 21 in Yavapai Silent Witness’s “Catch 22” program. Today we focus on the search for 35-year-old Jonathan Sterling Mansfield. Between September 9th and 15th of 2018, Mansfield stole a vehicle from the UHAUL store in Sedona. On September 15th Cottonwood Police located the UHAUL truck pulling a trailer in the area of […]