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Yavapai County judge has cases reassigned after a DUI arrest

Mar. 27, 2023 15:18 PM EDT

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court has ruled that all cases currently assigned to a Yavapai County Superior Court judge recently arrested on suspicion of extreme DUI will be reassigned to other judges. The high court also said the Commission on Judicial Conduct will...

Rising floodwaters lead to more evacuation orders in Arizona

Mar. 22, 2023 20:49 PM EDT

SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) — Some evacuation orders were lifted while others remained Wednesday as heavy rains began to dissipate in northern Arizona, but flooding threats lingered. Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office officials said residents in Sedona could go home after determining that...

Yavapai County judge is arrested on suspicion of extreme DUI

Mar. 21, 2023 14:24 PM EDT

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Yavapai County Superior Court officials were continuing to gather information Tuesday about Judge Celé Hancock’s arrest on suspicion of extreme DUI last weekend. Prescott police said Hancock was arrested Sunday afternoon after they got a call about a...