On December 6th and 7th 2017, the Arizona Department of Public Safety GIITEM (Gang & Immigration Intelligence Team Enforcement Mission) unit coordinated “Operation Tri-State Impact IV” in areas of Mohave County to include Bullhead City, Mohave Valley, Fort Mohave, and Golden Valley.
The goal of the operation was to identify and arrest gang members and career criminals wanted on outstanding arrest warrants.
The operation involved two phases, a warrant roundup followed by a concentrated saturation patrol. Numerous agencies partnered in the operation including Northern GIITEM detectives, Northern Narcotics detectives, Bullhead City PD, MAGNET, Lake Havasu City PD, Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, AZDOC Parole, Mohave County Probation, US Marshals Office, Las Vegas Metropolitan PD, and District One Highway Patrol. 60 officers, detectives, and troopers generated the following the activity:
PROBATION VIOLATORS ARRESTED: (1)
PAROLE VIOLATORS ARRESTED: (1)
FIREARMS SEIZED: (3)
NARCOTICS AND PARAPHERNALIA ARRESTS: (8)
TRAFFIC STOPS: (168)
TRAFFIC CITATIONS: (9)
TRAFFIC WARNINGS/REPAIR ORDERS: (44)
MISDEMEANOR WARRANTS: (11)
FELONY WARRANTS: (10)
GANG MEMBERS ARRESTED: (3)
CRIMINAL CITATIONS: (4)
TOTAL ARRESTS: (34)