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The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office mission is to enhance the quality of life in the county by working cooperatively with the public to prevent crime, enforce the law, preserve the peace, and provide a safe environment through professional education programs aimed at promoting community involvement in various community services and crime prevention education.

The Sheriff’s Office wants you to be safe and comfortable in your home and during your daily activities, whether at leisure or work. Although the department works very hard to create the safest environment possible, it is very important to remember that all citizens play a vital part in crime prevention. Community service is truly a Police-Community partnership. By working together, we can reduce crime and enhance the quality of life.


Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is committed to the prevention of crime; the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order and safety; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees.

News and Events

Sheriff to speak at Public Forum

Sheriff Scott Mascher will be speaking on

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 6:30 pm at

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Student Union Building

3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, AZ

This forum is open to the public - The Sheriff will discuss the need for a new jail in Prescott and Jail District funding. The Sheriff will take questions on this or any topic. Hosted by the Williamson Valley Community Organization.


Fugitive Wade Dickinson Wanted - $7000 Reward Offered


(Click on the poster to enlarge)

Please report anonymous tips to Yavapai Silent Witness at 1800-932-3232. If the tip leads to Dickinson's arrest, you will be eligible for a $7000 reward.


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