Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office SWAT, in conjunction with Coconino County Sheriff’s Office, Verde Valley Regional SWAT, Prescott and Cottonwood Police Departments, and the US Marshalls were involved in a dramatic standoff Wednesday with a man wanted for multiple violent felonies in Maricopa County. At approximately 12:45 p.m. YCSO was asked to assist in executing a
A San Franciso police officer displays several ‘ghost guns’ – untraceable firearms with no serial numbers or manufacturing marks. AP Photo/Haven Daley Garen Wintemute, University of California, Davis It’s not expensive or difficult to produce large numbers of untraceable firearms in the United States. Whether for private use, sale on the criminal market or arming
On April 29, 2021, YCSO detectives arrested 70-year-old Erik Engdahl in connection with a road rage incident that occurred on Walker Road near the South Shore entrance to Lynx Lake in March. The incident occurred on March 19th, 2021, just after 2 pm, on Walker Road near the South Shore entrance to Lynx Lake, Prescott.
The Prescott Police Department would like to take this opportunity to reach out to our community prior to Election Day to provide information and assure our community that we are dedicated to protecting our democracy. Our Department is fully committed to fair and impartial policing on Election Day. Our officers perform their duties impartially and