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Watch: Video shows Pima County K9 tracking down suspect

Watch: Video shows Pima County K9 tracking down suspect

The Pima County Sheriff's Department video shows a K9 named Jack in action.

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K9 Apprehension

K9 Apprehension

On 09-24-14, members of the Pima County Sheriff's Department San Xavier Directed Patrol Unit were working an area near Valencia and Oak Tree, on the South side of Tucson, in an attempt to locate a suspect who was wanted on a felony warrant.

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Arizona mom accused of abusing her children

Arizona mom accused of abusing her children

Nicole Breault-Pequeno was arrested Monday.

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Photos: Border Busts

Photos: Border Busts

Smugglers of people, drugs, money, weapons and other contraband continue to find new ways to get across the border. Check out the photos of some less-than-successful smuggling operations.

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Nearly $600K in hard drugs found at Nogales port

Nearly $600K in hard drugs found at Nogales port

More than $581,000 worth of heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine were found hidden in an SUV at the Nogales port of entry Monday.

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Yuma man busted at border with cocaine

Yuma man busted at border with cocaine

He had more than 30 pounds of coke hidden in his truck.

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Border agent could see assault charge reduced

Border agent could see assault charge reduced

Video shows him punching illegal immigrant boy in detention cell.

October 01, 2014 12:00 am

UA student assaulted in parking garage

UA student assaulted in parking garage

Victim was not injured; no weapons seen or implied.

September 30, 2014 11:00 pm

UA report shows increase in sexual assaults

UA report shows increase in sexual assaults

University released its crime data for 2013.

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A-10 removed from runway at D-M

A-10 removed from runway at D-M

A technical malfunction prevented the landing gear from deploying.

September 30, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Men who stole liquor, cigarettes wanted by deputies

Men who stole liquor, cigarettes wanted by deputies

The shoplifters left the store in a white four-door sedan.

September 30, 2014 3:13 pm Photos

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Deputies looking for gas station robber

Deputies looking for gas station robber

The man asked for cigarettes before demanding cash.

September 30, 2014 2:47 pm Photos

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Man busted at border with $225K in heroin

Man busted at border with $225K in heroin

The man had 18 pounds of drugs hidden in a BMW.

September 30, 2014 1:16 pm Photos

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Police mug shots

Police mug shots

Recent police mug shots from Tucson, Pima County and elsewhere in Arizona.

September 30, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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Student arrested after lying to instructor, official says

Student arrested after lying to instructor, official says

The college student said she missed class because her child almost died.

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Habitual beer thief nabbed after 20-plus skips, police say

Habitual beer thief nabbed after 20-plus skips, police say

The suspect changed his appearance between thefts.

September 30, 2014 10:33 am Photos

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Heroes Day honors local first responders

Heroes Day honors local first responders

Several selected for their courageous actions.

September 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Fugitive deported from Mexico faces robbery charges

Fugitive deported from Mexico faces robbery charges

Suspect faces armed robbery; implicated in 2013 home invasion.

September 29, 2014 10:15 pm

Ex-UA kicker Zendejas gets probation for property damage

Ex-UA kicker Zendejas gets probation for property damage

Max Zendejas, 51, pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal damage.

September 29, 2014 1:00 pm

Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

While battling a three-alarm fire Saturday afternoon on West Alturas, on the city's north side, Tucson Fire Department crews encountered a "flashover, one of the most dangerous situations that firefighters can be subjected to," said Fire Capt…

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TPD investigating early morning shooting

TPD investigating early morning shooting

Suspect shot victim in the chest area and fled the scene.

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Sunday police radar vans

Sunday police radar vans

Drive with confidence.

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'Not competent' loophole frees some violent offenders

'Not competent' loophole frees some violent offenders

If defendants not competent to help defend themselves, judges have no choice. 

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Crews battle three-alarm fire on north side

Crews battle three-alarm fire on north side

Crews are fighting the blaze after the roof collapsed.

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