Domestic Violence Cases Spiking In Prescott Valley

The Prescott Valley Police Department has recently experienced an increase in response to domestic violence incidents. This past weekend officers responded to nine incidents. In those incidents officers arrested six men and two women who were charged with six felony and 16 misdemeanor offenses. Two of the incidents involved the threatened use of a deadly […]

Prescott Valley Police Alert Residents Of Another Phone Scam

Prescott Valley Police are getting the word out about a new scam hitting residents. Officials say a citizen recently alerted authorities to a scam that involves a suspect allegedly representing “Sprint,” who called the person and reported there had been a fraudulent order placed against the vicitm’s account. The suspect told the victim that someone […]

Prescott Valley Police Investigating Another Fraud Scheme

The Prescott Valley Police Department is investigating another report of a fraud scheme related to the victim’s social security number. A 71-year-old victim reported receiving a phone call last week during which the caller identified himself as an “agent” with the Social Security Administration. The “agent” told the victim that the victim’s social security number […]

Prescott Valley Police Issued Over 4,000 Tickets In 2019

The Prescott Valley Police Department released statistics Thursday that shows the need for ongoing traffic enforcement. Officers issued more than four-thousand traffic citations last year. Over 26-hundred citations and over 18-hundred warnings were issued for excessive speed. Seatbelt violations resulted in 453 tickets and 14 warnings. Hands free violations garnered 249 tickets and 52 warnings […]

Town Of Prescott Valley Swears In New Police Chief Thursday

The Town of Prescott Valley’s new police chief will be officially sworn in Thursday. Steven Roser comes to Prescott Valley from Phoenix, where he was a shift commander with the Phoenix Police Department. Roser served in the U.S. Air Force as a law enforcement specialist and has worked with Phoenix Police since 1990. Roser will […]

Prescott Valley Police Investigate Child Care Center For Child Abuse

The Prescott Valley Police Department is investigating a local child care center on reports of child abuse. Investigators are looking into numerous reports of child abuse at the Gummy Bear Early Learning Center, which is a child care center on the eight-thousand block of Manley Drive in Prescott Valley. Police say 18-year-old Chandler Blankenship was […]

Prescott Valley Police Looking For Information Into Valley Of Lights Damage

Prescott Valley Police are looking for information into the theft and vandalization of the Valley of Lights last month. Police say on Sunday, December 23rd, an unknown person, or persons, damaged the display near Fain Park in Prescott Valley. In addition to the damage, there were several items stolen that included: 20-to-30 extension cords in […]

Prescott Valley Police Arrest Two After A Chase Through A Neighborhood Wednesday

Prescott Valley Police had a chase on their hands after a driver and passenger of a speeding car attempted to evade police on foot through a residential area Wednesday morning. Officials say officers saw a vehicle speeding on Viewpoint Drive north of Highway 89 at around 9:30 a.m. The vehicle was clocked at speeds of […]