The Flagstaff City Council Discusses Police Funding At A Special Meeting Monday

The Flagstaff City Council will discuss police funding and operations in a special meeting called by Mayor Paul Deasy Monday evening. With an increase in awareness of controversial police tactics, the council has worked since last summer to examine police practices and find ways to improve them. Part of the discussion will look at an […]

Bicyclist Killed In Fatal Hit And Run Accident Identified, Flagstaff Man Arrested

One person was killed after a fatal collision involving a bicyclist early Monday morning in Flagstaff. Police say the accident happened at around 3 a.m. in the area of the 35-hundred block of East Soliere Avenue. When officers arrived they found the victim, 23-year-old Erich Renz, dead at the scene. Investigators says Renz was riding […]

Flagstaff Police, CCSO Launch New “Text To 9-1-1” Service

The Flagstaff Police Department, along with the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office, has launched their new “Text-to-9-1-1” service. The service started Tuesday. A user can send a text message to “9-1-1” and it will be routed to the dispatch center. Officials recommend the service who are hearing and speech impaired, when a person is in a […]

Flagstaff Police Looking For A Missing Woman

Flagstaff Police are looking for a missing woman who was mistakenly released from the Guidance Center Monday afternoon at around 1 p.m. Police are looking for 26-year-old Annette Vogt, who is a ward of the state and is originally from California. She recently transferred to Flagstaff from Phoenix and was voluntarily seeking assistance from the […]

Flagstaff Police’s Recent Dump-The-Drugs/Shred-A-Thon A Big Success

The recent fall Dump The Drugs/Shred-A-Thon event put on by the Flagstaff Police Department was a great success. The event hosted over 300 vehicles and collected over 205 pounds of expired medications, vitamins, and various drugs. In addition, Ponderosa Medical Waste Services collected over 176 gallons of hypodermic needles, syringes, and over the counter medications; […]

Flagstaff Police Officer Found Dead At His Home In Flagstaff Saturday

The Flagstaff Police Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. Authorities say Officer Jarrett Shughart was found at his home Saturday, with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Officers arrived at his home on a welfare check and found his body. There were no other people at home at the time of the […]

Flagstaff Police Make An Arrest In Connection With A Fatal-Hit-And-Run Accident Friday

Flagstaff Police have made an arrest in connection with a fatal-hit-and-run accident last Friday night on Fourth Street. Police responded to the 28-hundred block of North Fourth Street at around 8:25 p.m. on a report of a man laying in the road. Officers found 55-year-old Nelvin Thompson of Flagstaff, severely injured and they immediately started […]

Man Arrested In Connection With A Fire Sunday Behind The Flagstaff Police Department

A Phoenix man had been arrested in connection with a fire that burned behind the Flagstaff Police Department Sunday. The fire was noticed late in the afternoon in the Sinclair Wash area right off the Arizona Trail between the trail and the complex. Flagstaff Fire crews held the fire to around an-acre. Officers contacted witnesses, […]