The copter was returning to Sierra Vista after routine maintenance in Phoenix.
The assailant was identified as 22-year-old Alac Durbin of Huachuca City.
Woman found dead
in desert is identified
A man was shot to death Thursday night during a struggle with a U.S. Border Patrol agent near the Arizona-Mexico border, officials said Friday.
A woman and two men were shot early Friday in Elfrida.
The Cochise County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about men who were seen at Chiricahua National Monument in the days leading up to an attack on a park service employee.
A Cochise County woman was beaten after she surprised a burglar at her boyfriend’s home Monday morning.
Authorities are awaiting results of an autopsy report on the death of a man found with a backpack containing two state-protected rattlesnakes.
Two Sierra Vista-area girls — a 14-year-old and her 5-year-old cousin — reported missing early Wednesday have been found safe, officials say.
Two Guatemalan sisters were rescued Sunday from a residence north Douglas where they were held hostage for more than a week, law enforcement officials say.
A 31-year-old Cochise County detention officer was arrested Thursday night at his residence on drug charges.
Skeletal remains have been discovered in the ruins of a rural home that was discovered burned to the ground, a Cochise County sheriff’s spokeswoman says.
SIERRA VISTA — Hundreds of law enforcement personnel and members of the general public gathered Wednesday evening to pay tribute to longtime Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever, who died in a vehicle crash last week.
A public memorial service will be held for Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever on Wednesday in Sierra Vista.
A single-engine plane was forced to make a hard landing in the Swisshelm Mountains on Thursday morning, the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office said.
The Cottonwood Fire burning in the Whetstone Mountains south of Benson has grown to up to 1,500 acres.
Investigators from the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office found an underground greenhouse used to grow marijuana and seized several marijuana plants and drug paraphernalia from a McNeal home Friday.
A Douglas man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of sexually molesting an 11-year-old girl.
Authorities seized on Monday nearly 100 pounds of marijuana from a vehicle and home in Douglas and arrested three people including a Tucson woman for trafficking drugs.
A man accused of attacking his sister with a knife then stealing her car is in the Pima County jail on $1 million bond and is awaiting transfer to the Cochise County jail.