Area 3 is the largest area of the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office, it covers over 2,200 square miles. Currently we have one Sergeant, six deputies, and one detective assigned to the area. Their area of coverage includes: Heber, Overgaard, Aripine, Chevlon Retreat, Chevlon Acres, Antelope Valley, Clay Springs, and Pinedale.
On Monday 3-19-12 around 9 pm deputies responded 2194 Meadow Ln. in Overgaard reference a violation of an order of protection. Upon arrival deputies contacted Crystal Barnes, age31, from Overgaard. Crystal has an order of protection against her prohibiting her from being at this address. Crystal was arrested and booked in the Navajo County Jail for the violation. (2739)
On Tuesday 3-20-12 around 7:30am a deputy conducted a traffic stop on HWY 260 in Heber for speeding. The driver Michael Gallagher, age 51, from Anthem was issued a criminal citation for driving 93mph in a 55 mph zone. (1100)
On 3-20-12 around 11am a deputy conducted a traffic stop on HWY 260 in Overgaard for speeding. Margit Steffee, age 45, from Glendale, was issued a criminal citation for driving 74 mph in a 45 mph zone in Overgaard. (2921)
On Tuesday 3-21-12 around 8am a deputy conducted a traffic stop on HWY 260 in Overgaard for speeding. The driver Tasha Dahl, age 39, from Mesa was issued a criminal citation for driving 73 mph in a 45 mph zone. (1100)
On Wednesday 3-21-12 around 4:15 deputies responded to 2076 Chevlon Rd Overgaard in reference to a family fight. Upon further investigation Tayler Jones, age 20, from Overgaard was arrested for disorderly conduct and assault per domestic violence. Tayler was booked into the Navajo County Jail for the offenses. (1204)
The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the citizens of Navajo County to mark their personal belongings with an identification I.D. number. Please record serial numbers and keep the list in a safe place where it can be retrieved later. If these items are stolen, the numbers can be placed in a stolen data base providing law enforcement agencies throughout the country with vital information. Items without I.D. numbers cannot be entered making recovery difficult. If you have any information regarding the above mentioned crimes, or any other crime, please contact a deputy at 928-524-4050, 928-289-6850, 928-535-7118, 928-536-7328, 928-532-6061, or 928-367-3729. Information can also be provided to WeTip at 1-800-782-7463.
The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office would also like to remind you of the county ordinance in clearly marking your home address. This will allow emergency services to respond in a timelier manner.