Multi-agency law enforcement task force led by DPS makes six arrests as part of “Operation Quiet Riot”
Felony warrants served in Kingman, Flagstaff and Prescott
Wednesday, December 2, 2009 -
Following a six month investigation, a multi-agency law enforcement task force comprised of DPS GIITEM officers, Kingman Police, Flagstaff Police, the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office, Yavapai County Sheriff's Office, Bullhead City Police, Lake Havasu Police and the Mohave County Sheriff’s Department served six felony warrants for members of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club.
An ongoing struggle for power between the Hells Angels and its allied group the Desert Road Riders against a rival motorcycle club, the Vagos, in northwestern
The aim of Operation Quiet Riot is to make people living in those communities safer.
A News Briefing will be held following the completion of Operation Quiet Riot.
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Mohave County Sheriff’s Department
600 W. Beale
Media Contact at the News Briefing will be Officer Robert Bailey.
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The Arizona Department of Public Safety is a state-level law enforcement agency whose mission is to protect human life and property by enforcing state laws, deterring criminal activity and providing vital support to the State of Arizona and its citizens.