Flagstaff City Council Passes Amendment To Zoning Codes On Affordable Housing Incentives

The Flagstaff City Council voted Tuesday to adopt an amendment to the city zoning codes on affordable housing incentives, which the Planning and Zoning Commission recommended for approval last week. Councilmembers discussed possible additions to the amendment regarding public outreach to potential affordable housing residents after a public comment urged them to take extra steps […]

The Flagstaff City Council Sets Local Parameters Regarding The State’s New Marijuana Law

The Flagstaff City Council met Tuesday to discuss an amendment to the city code to establish local parameters in connection with the statewide, voter-approved, “Smart and Safe Arizona Act,” which legalizes recreational marijuana. The “Act” allows the possession of up to one ounce of marijuana, by single individual aged 21 years or older. However, the […]

Prescott Man Arrested On Several Drug And Weapons Charges

A Prescott man has been arrested after a long investigation into the sale of LSD in the area. Back on November 24th, Partner’s Against Narcotics Trafficking detectives performed a search of an apartment in the 600-block of East Goodwin Street. During the search, detectives found more than 100 LSD tabs, as well as an AR-15 […]

YCSO Deputies Net Large Amount Of Drugs In Recent Stops On I-40 Near Ash Fork

A pair of recent drug seizures near Ash Fork netted a large amount of drugs. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies first stopped a grey pick-up truck Monday at around 7:45 a.m. on eastbound Interstate-40 for moving violations. While talking to the two men in the truck, the deputy smelled marijuana coming from inside. A search of […]

Monday Is Day 13 Of “Catch 22,” Which Focuses On A Man Wanted For A Probation Violation

It’s Day 13 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ “Catch 22” program. Today we feature 25-year-old Ladarrian Acy. The 25-year-old was the rear seat passenger in a traffic stop on eastbound Interstate-40 near Ash Fork on October 24th, 2016. Following a probable cause search by Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies, several duffel bags were found with about ten […]

Texas Man Arrested On I-40 Near Ash Fork For Transporting Drugs

A Texas man was arrested last week for transporting around 30 pounds of marijuana. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies pulled over 35-year-old Joshua Garcia for moving violations back on November 25th at around 3:45 p.m. on eastbound Interstate-40 in Ash Fork. While talking to Garcia, the deputy smelled an odor of marijuana coming from his 2007 […]