Today: Sep 17 , 2019
Dwight DEvelyn, YCSO Media Relations Coordinator

Dwight DEvelyn, YCSO Media Relations Coordinator

Dwight D'Evelyn, YCSO Media Coordinator
Website URL: http://www.ycsoaz.gov

Deputies Arrest Two for High Dollar Theft of Mine Equipment

Two men are arrested after abandoned truck is found with stolen electrical boxes.

Man Stranded on Cathedral Rock Rescued by Air

Using a Ranger helicopter, a hiker from Oregon was rescued from the top of Cathedral Rock.

Man Drowns After Being Swept Away in the Verde River

A preliminary report has just come in of a man that fell into the Verde River and drowned near the Child's Power Plant.

Missing Person Tanya Morris Found Deceased

The body of 39-year-old Tanya Morris was found just before noon today by YCSO Search and Rescue members. Included is a video report from 12 News.

Deputy Involved Shooting in Ash Fork – Suspect Deceased

A suspect has died as a result of a fatal shot from a Yavapai County Sheriff's Officer. 

YCSO Finds Missing 3-Year-Old Girl in Cordes Lakes

Victoria Bensch was found this morning around 8:30 am by a DPS Ranger helicopter who spotted her and her dog, Blue, from the air.victoriabensch3

PV Meth Dealers Busted By YCSO Special Crimes Unit

An undercover investigation has resulted in the arrest of Mirna Peralta and Jose Fonseca. 

Sedona Sweat Lodge Organizer James Ray Arrested

Update: New photo; Initial appearance tomorrow morning. James Arthur Ray has been indicted on 3 counts of Manslaughter, and his bail has been set at $5 million.

6-Year-Old Jacob Baudek's Body Found Today

The body of Jacob Baudek was located today by hikers east of I-17.

6-Year-Old Boy Swept Down River Not Yet Found

A 6-year-old-boy was swept down the river last night at approximately 8:45 pm.