Police Blotter

THURSDAY, FEB. 2Ÿ An officer was dispatched to a rented mobile home in reference to a loud party complaint involving underage drinking. En route he was advised that officers had been dispatched to...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sheriff’s Blotter

MONDAY, JAN. 30Ÿ A deputy was dispatched to a county address for a report of a possible burglary. He spoke with a female at the scene on arrival, and searched the residence with a K-9 to see if...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Court News

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25Ÿ Samuel Iassac Morris, 18, of Cortez, pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful use of a controlled substance. He received a deferred sentence of 12 months unsupervised probation....

DATE: Feb. 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sheriff’s Blotter

FRIDAY, JAN. 13Ÿ A male was released from the Montezuma County Jail and was to have returned to the Sheriff’s Office within five days of release in order to register as a sex offender as required,...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Court News

MONDAY, JAN. 23Ÿ Lance K. Benally, 21, of Cortez, pleaded guilty to one count of protection order violation. He was sentenced to 10 days in jail, consecutive with case number 11M 331. He was also...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Police Blotter

FRIDAY, JAN. 20Ÿ Four officers reported to an residential complex for a report of a fight in progress between a male and a female in front of an apartment. Dispatch advised that one of the parties...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sheriff’s Blotter

MONDAY, JAN. 16Ÿ Dispatch requested that a deputy respond to a residence for a report of criminal mischief. The reporting party stated that someone had shot something through one of the panes of...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Court News

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11Ÿ Geric C. Yazzie, 21, of Cortez, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of under 2 ounces of marijuana, and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was ordered to...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Police Blotter

THURSDAY, JAN. 12Ÿ An officer reported to a residence for a report of a stolen vehicle. The reporting party advised that his work truck had been stolen from his driveway during the night. He said...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sheriff’s Blotter

FRIDAY, JAN. 6Ÿ A deputy was dispatched to a shoplifting call at a local convenience store. Dispatch advised that a male subject had gone into the store and had taken a 18 count case of beer. The...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Court News

MONDAY, JAN. 9Ÿ Kate F. Stover, 30, of Cortez, pleaded no contest to 3rd degree assault — knowingly/recklessly causing injury. She received a deferred sentence of 24 months supervised probation,...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record

Police Blotter

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4Ÿ Officers responded to a scene of a collision where a man had run into a fence. They arrived to find a car on a sidewalk and partially against a fence, which had been damaged, and...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2012 | CATEGORY: For the record