Firth Park

Police crack down on alcohol in the park

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – Community parks are, by definition, for the community and all who follow the regulations regarding such facilities are welcome…




Man busted for arson at Firth Park

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – One man was arrested for shoplifting and arson early Monday morning while another is on the lam. Joseph Villescas,…


Homeless fight over use of tent

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – A homeless woman was incarcerated Jan. 11 after allegedly assaulting a homeless man who was upset she was sleeping…




Homeless harass children at skatepark

brooke@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – What happens when a person doesn’t feel safe taking their children to the local park? One mom’s open warning went viral this week as…