Shooting in Heber/Overgaard

Navajo County Deputies, Criminal Investigators, and the Major Crimes Apprehension Team (MCAT) arrested one subject involved in a shooting that occurred in the Heber/Overgaard area. On November 22, 2021,...

NCSO Deputies on-scene of aircraft crash involving two fatalities near Winslow

On Friday, April 23, 2021, at 3:20 PM, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch center received a report of an airplane crash north of Interstate 40 near the State Route...

Telegraph Fire Continues to Grow

The #TelegraphFire on the Globe Ranger District is less than 1 mile from Top-of-the-World and currently estimated at 71,756 acres. Extreme fire activity burning in mostly shrub and grass,...

NCSO responded to 18 fires while TMF responded to 25 fires

Between October 1, 2020, and January 29, 2021, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office responded to 18 fires while Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District responded to 25 fires. These fires...

Head-on Collision in Lakeside

On October 26, 2021, at approximately 1:50 pm, Deputies were dispatched to a two-vehicle collision on Porter Mountain Road near Forest Service Road 223 in Lakeside, AZ. This collision...

Traditional “Groundhog Day Breakfast” CANCELLED

The Whipple family served a free biscuits and gravy breakfast for Groundhog Day every year for the past 27 years; however, last year was their last to host this...

NCSO Criminal Interdiction Unit makes Fentanyl bust

On March 23, 2021, at approximately 11:51 am, a Sergeant with Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop for traffic violations on 3rd Street...

Prescribed Burn Planned on the Springerville Ranger District

NEWS ALERT: Prescribed Burn Planned on the Springerville Ranger District Wednesday, Dec. 9 SPRINGERVILLE, AZ, December 07, 2020 – The Springerville Ranger District on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests will be...

Tractor Fire

Heber- Overgaard Fire Department this morning assisting Taylor-Snowflake and Navajo County Sheriff’s Office with a tractor fire off the 277 at catalyst. No injuries and damage contained to the...

Lane restrictions on I-40 in Flagstaff for Paving work through fall

FLAGSTAFF – As the Arizona Department of Transportation continues to repave 10 miles of I-40 from I-17 to Walnut Canyon Road, drivers should plan for lane restrictions through the...