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Posted on: March 25, 2020

03/25/2020 Updated COVID-19 Information for Coconino Detention Facility Operations

Flagstaff, AZ- The Coconino County Detention Facility has been receiving numerous questions regarding the steps and measures taken to ensure the best quality of care is being provided for it’s in-custody population.

The most important step in the...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Information about Coconino Detention Facility Operations

Flagstaff, AZ – The safety of the Coconino County community, including incarcerated individuals, visitors to the Coconino County Detention Facility and the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office staff remains a top priority as severe respira...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Arrest made in Cavanaugh Homicide Case

Flagstaff, AZ –   On February 28 and March 5, 2020, Shawn Eckard and Jason Eric Johnson were served warrants separately, reference the investigation of the homicide of Craig Cavanaugh.

Both men have been indicted in Navajo County for fir...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Man Arrested on Multiple Charges Related to Shooting Incident in Kaibab Estates West

Media Release from 2/25/2020 at 1:47 pmAsh Fork, AZ – On February 24, 2020 around 8:30 pm the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting that a person fired shots at residences in the Kaibab Estates West community, whic...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Body Discovered Near Sunset Crater National Monument Identified

Flagstaff, AZ – On February 24th at approximately 8:00 pm the body discovered near Sunset Crater National Monument was Identified as Sasha Krause, a 27-year-old female missing out of Farmington, New Mexico since January 18th, 2020. San Juan Coun...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Body Discovered by Camper Near Sunset Crater National Monument

Flagstaff, AZ – February 21st, at approximately 3:47 pm Coconino County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an area off of Forest Service Rd. 545 North of Flagstaff along Highway 89, for the report of a possible dead body found by a camper...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Sheriff's Office Receives AZ GOHS Grant Award

Flagstaff, AZ – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has received two grants from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) to increase roadway safety and improve the accuracy and timeliness of traffic related data.

The f...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Coconino SAR - Rescue of Injured Skier

Coconino SAR - Inner Basin Rescue (photo courtesy Elise Thompson)

Flagstaff, AZ – On February 16th at approximately 6:10 PM the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office received a call about an injured skier on the north side of Fremont Peak on a path known as Telemark. The 25-year-old male from Flagstaff ha...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Suspect in 15 Year Old Sex Assault Case

Flagstaff, AZ – Coconino County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested 58-year-old David Louis Slade of Eagar, AZ for a sexual assault committed in 2003. Slade has been identified as the suspect in a sexual assault committed just outside Flagst...

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