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Hatchet-wielding Sierra Vista man faces terrorism charge

Hatchet-wielding Sierra Vista man faces terrorism charge

Police: Found in fenced area at airport with hatchet.

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Nogales police, Border Patrol seize $2.1M in pot

Nogales police, Border Patrol seize $2.1M in pot

Found at Nogales warehouse on Jan. 23.

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Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Phoenix couple disappeared after coming to Tucson to buy motorcycle.

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Forum tackles growing sex-trafficking problem

Forum tackles growing sex-trafficking problem

Law enforcement officials, survivors discussed ways to combat crime, help victims.

January 29, 2015 7:06 pm

Suspect in Oro Valley robbery apprehended

Suspect in Oro Valley robbery apprehended

Man was wanted in connection with over $2,000 of stolen purses.

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Deputy loses license for being drunk on duty

Deputy loses license for being drunk on duty

Deputy denied he was drunk but tested at super-extreme DUI level.

January 29, 2015 11:45 am Related

Photos: Border busts 2015

Photos: Border busts 2015

Smugglers of people, drugs, money, weapons and other contraband continue to find new ways to get across the border. Check out the photos of so…

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Photos: Police mug shots 2015

Photos: Police mug shots 2015

Crimes news from Tucson and the state.

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Decapitated deer found near downtown Tucson; tips sought

Decapitated deer found near downtown Tucson; tips sought

Anyone with information is asked to call Operation Game Thief.

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Tucson Police investigating homicide on Miracle Mile

Tucson Police investigating homicide on Miracle Mile

Man died of blunt force trauma, police said.

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Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Phoenix couple disappeared after coming to Tucson to buy motorcycle.

January 29, 2015 7:56 pm Photos

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Deputy loses license for being drunk on duty

Deputy loses license for being drunk on duty

Deputy denied he was drunk but tested at super-extreme DUI level.

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Photos: Police mug shots 2015

Photos: Police mug shots 2015

Crimes news from Tucson and the state.

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Decapitated deer found near downtown Tucson; tips sought

Decapitated deer found near downtown Tucson; tips sought

Anyone with information is asked to call Operation Game Thief.

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Tucson Police investigating homicide on Miracle Mile

Tucson Police investigating homicide on Miracle Mile

Man died of blunt force trauma, police said.

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Body found in Green Valley house fire identified

Body found in Green Valley house fire identified

Sheriff investigating cause, circumstances of death.

January 24, 2015 11:15 am

Arizona bill would outlaw police traffic ticket quotas

Arizona bill would outlaw police traffic ticket quotas

State Rep. David Stevens pitches legislation to prohibit ticket quotas.

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Sun Tran passenger ID'd in soda throwing case

Sun Tran passenger ID'd in soda throwing case

Unruly passenger threw drink at driver.

January 23, 2015 2:45 pm Video Photos

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Woman's car hits column outside Tucson business

Woman's car hits column outside Tucson business

No serious injuries reported; restaurant remained open.

January 23, 2015 4:41 pm Video

Marana man facing felony vandalism charges

Marana man facing felony vandalism charges

Tagging caused more than $10,000 in damage over six months, Marana police say.

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South side duplex destroyed by fire

South side duplex destroyed by fire

No one was home; cause of fire is under investigation.

January 20, 2015 11:13 am Video

Tucson Electric Power warns of scams, burglars

Tucson Electric Power warns of scams, burglars

TEP warns about ongoing risks to customers.

January 20, 2015 5:00 pm

Man killed in southeast Tucson crash identified

Man killed in southeast Tucson crash identified

Deceased was a passenger; driver hospitalized in serious condition.

January 17, 2015 11:20 am

Pima County: Some rescued cats can be adopted

Pima County: Some rescued cats can be adopted

The cats were removed from a one-bedroom mobile home in Pima County.

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Customs officers seize 277 pounds of marijuana

Customs officers seize 277 pounds of marijuana

The marijuana was concealed throughout a Chevrolet SUV.

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Oro Valley police arrest sex offender

Oro Valley police arrest sex offender

Man was found hiding in his car, which was parked nearby.

January 16, 2015 1:02 pm

Man arrested in fatal crash near Tucson

Man arrested in fatal crash near Tucson

The driver's cousin, a passenger, was killed.

January 16, 2015 10:00 am

Ex-Border Patrol agent given 2 years in corruption case

Prosecutors said Raimundo Borjas knew money he deposited came from drug operations.

January 16, 2015 12:00 am

Thieves steal 300 cans of beer from Tucson store

Thieves steal 300 cans of beer from Tucson store

Took 10 30 packs from Circle K.

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Oro Valley police looking for wallet snatchers

Oro Valley police looking for wallet snatchers

One suspect grabbed a woman's wallet, another used her stolen credit card.

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U.S. Marshals arrest prison escapee on north side

The man's girlfriend was also arrested.

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Police seeking men in connection with northwest side auto break-in

Police seeking men in connection with northwest side auto break-in

Two men were caught on surveillance using credit cards stolen from the victim's vehicle.

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Man found with carbine taped to body

Man found with carbine taped to body

Officers at Douglas crossing found the military-style rifle.

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Tucson police seeking man in connection with home invasion

Tucson police seeking man in connection with home invasion

He was last seen at the Fry's on 555 East Grant Road.

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Woman sentenced in Oro Valley murder-for-hire case

Woman sentenced in Oro Valley murder-for-hire case

She has accepted a plea agreement and will serve seven years.

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Logistical challenges abound, but task force is tackling them

Sheriff's Department pushes for better cooperation with court system to fight domestic violence.

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Border's proximity makes Tucson hub for heroin epidemic

Border's proximity makes Tucson hub for heroin epidemic

Pima County has had overdose rate almost twice that of other Arizona counties.

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Heroin's journey through Arizona feeds growing demand

Heroin's journey through Arizona feeds growing demand

Traffickers will use any means to smuggle heroin and other drugs into the United States. 

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Southern Arizona domestic violence unit seizes initiative

Southern Arizona domestic violence unit seizes initiative

As a result, Tucson abusers abide by court orders more than before.

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CBP: Border officers find meth, heroin in teen's car

CBP: Border officers find meth, heroin in teen's car

17-year-old facing smuggling charges.

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Crash southwest of Tucson kills woman, injures daughter

Crash southwest of Tucson kills woman, injures daughter

Vehicle carrying illegal immigrants sped away from Border Patrol SUV, authorities said.

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Florence man facing sex exploitation charges

Florence man facing sex exploitation charges

He was arrested after a four-month child porn investigation.

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Woman killed in crash with car fleeing Border Patrol ID'd

Woman killed in crash with car fleeing Border Patrol ID'd

Agents were checking on car southwest of Tucson.

January 09, 2015 8:52 am

Pinal County man gets 323-year term in child porn case

Pinal County man gets 323-year term in child porn case

Scott Bauer was sentenced Monday on 19 counts of sexual exploitation.

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Photos: Police mug shots

Photos: Police mug shots

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

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2 suspected of stealing woman's luggage arrested

2 suspected of stealing woman's luggage arrested

The robbery occurred early Monday morning. 

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Space heater starts fire on northwest side

Space heater starts fire on northwest side

The heater was on top of a blanket, causing the fire.

December 30, 2014 6:25 pm

Ruling could get man off death row for drug-related killing

Ruling could get man off death row for drug-related killing

Eric Owen Mann was convicted of killing 2 in a drug-related attack.

December 29, 2014 4:30 pm

Illegal still, weapons found in mentally ill man's home

Illegal still, weapons found in mentally ill man's home

Alcohol operation dismantled; man referred for health care.

December 24, 2014 5:00 pm

Family files $125K claim over autistic son's arrest

Family files $125K claim over autistic son's arrest

The Vail couple also wants better training for Pima County deputies.

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Survey: Tempe trumps Tucson for singles

Survey: Tempe trumps Tucson for singles

Tucson got high rankings its ratio of single men and women.

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Photos: Police mug shots

Photos: Police mug shots

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

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3 accused of selling meth at S.V meat market

3 accused of selling meth at S.V meat market

A yearlong investigation by Sierra Vista police included undercover drug buys.

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Tucsonan in knife standoff convicted of disorderly conduct

Defense attorney argued his client was a threat only to himself.

December 20, 2014 12:00 am

DPS finds pot-laden truck after chase

DPS finds pot-laden truck after chase

Suspect fled from officer on I-10, abandoned his car and fled on foot. 

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Tucson police officers commended for saving stabbing victims

Tucson police officers commended for saving stabbing victims

Police used first-aid kit to stop bleeding before paramedics arrived.

December 18, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Man accused of hitting Tucson officer with car arrested

Man accused of hitting Tucson officer with car arrested

Suspect arrested in Winkelman. Police believe he was hit by officer's gunfire.

December 18, 2014 9:15 am Photos

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Driver who used car to kill man sentenced

Driver who used car to kill man sentenced

Defendant chased and ran over man; claims victim was raping a woman. 

December 18, 2014 12:00 am

Oro Valley Councilman Burns sentenced to probation

Oro Valley Councilman Burns sentenced to probation

Judge orders offense designated a misdemeanor; Burns likely can keep law license. 

December 18, 2014 12:00 am
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