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Deputies looking for bevy of beer thieves

Deputies looking for bevy of beer thieves

Four men took turns stealing beer from convenience stores earlier this month.

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Suspect with ‘distinct eye’ wanted in multiple robberies

Suspect with ‘distinct eye’ wanted in multiple robberies

The man robbed multiple businesses on four days.

August 30, 2014 4:08 pm Photos

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Tucson man gets prison in weapons violations case

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man who pleaded guilty to weapons violations has been sentenced to 4½ years in prison.

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Law and order briefs

Man, 18, sought in fatal shooting at Fort Lowell and First Avenue.

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­­­­­Judge orders Tucson police to justify cellphone tracking

­­­­­Judge orders Tucson police to justify cellphone tracking

Police must produce a list of withheld documents by Sept. 15.

August 29, 2014 11:45 pmLoading…

Update: Victim of north side shooting ID’d

Update: Victim of north side shooting ID’d

The suspect in the shooting fled on foot and remains at large.

August 29, 2014 2:29 pm Related

Accused double murderer mentally limited, jury told

Accused double murderer mentally limited, jury told

Doctor says defendant has impulsivity disorder, limited ability to reflect. 

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Man robs store with pink-and-black gun

Man robs store with pink-and-black gun

Left store with money, beer and cigarettes.

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Boy, 1, scared but safe after ride in stolen car

Boy, 1, scared but safe after ride in stolen car

He's dropped off at random doorstep. Man caught after chase.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Trial of caregiver accused of double murder starts

Trial of caregiver accused of double murder starts

The defendant stayed in the house for days after the victims were killed.

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Tire marks are found on a toddler's clothing.

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Update: Victim of north side shooting ID’d

Update: Victim of north side shooting ID’d

The suspect in the shooting fled on foot and remains at large.

August 29, 2014 2:29 pm Related

Man robs store with pink-and-black gun

Man robs store with pink-and-black gun

Left store with money, beer and cigarettes.

August 28, 2014 1:25 pm Video Related

Accused double murderer mentally limited, jury told

Accused double murderer mentally limited, jury told

Doctor says defendant has impulsivity disorder, limited ability to reflect. 

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Boy, 1, scared but safe after ride in stolen car

Boy, 1, scared but safe after ride in stolen car

He's dropped off at random doorstep. Man caught after chase.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Trial of caregiver accused of double murder starts

Trial of caregiver accused of double murder starts

The defendant stayed in the house for days after the victims were killed.

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Tire marks are found on a toddler's clothing.

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Suspect busted selling stolen football tickets on Craigslist

Suspect busted selling stolen football tickets on Craigslist

A single UA ticket can sell for as much as $350 apiece.

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Transcript: Q&A with retired TPD officer Michael Widmer

Transcript: Q&A with retired TPD officer Michael Widmer

Michael Widmer, author and retired Tucson police sergeant, discussed preventing mass shooting deaths.

August 27, 2014 11:45 am

Boy, 1, found safe after he was taken in a car theft

Boy, 1, found safe after he was taken in a car theft

Police find child after suspect tells them he left the toddler at a random apartment.

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Deputies seeking suspect in failed robbery

Deputies seeking suspect in failed robbery

The would-be robber left when the clerk wouldn't give up the cash.

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Tire marks on clothing of toddler found in driveway

Tire marks on clothing of toddler found in driveway

Pima County Sheriff's Department investigating case.

August 27, 2014 2:15 pm Related

Police swarm during HiVE deployment

Police swarm during HiVE deployment

Motorcycle officers will swarm two northwest side intersections Wednesday afternoon as part of Oro Valley’s High Visibility Enforcement — or H…

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Sahuarita manager gets power to hire police chief

Sahuarita manager gets power to hire police chief

New policy gives town manager power to hire and fire police chief.

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Tucson Police Department looking for new recruits

Tucson Police Department looking for new recruits

 TPD is taking applications through Sept. 25 for its next academy.

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Police department looking for new recruits

Police department looking for new recruits

The Tucson Police Department is seeking recruits for their next academy.

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Sheriff: Man took officer's gun, fired shots

Sheriff: Man took officer's gun, fired shots

Mexican national facing charges of assaulting Forest Service officer near Douglas.

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Man injured in ATV crash died Sunday

Man injured in ATV crash died Sunday

He suffered severe brain injuries; left behind two sons.

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Former jailer gets probation for sex with minor

Former jailer gets probation for sex with minor

Former officer pleaded guilty to lesser crime, given three years probation. 

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Deputies search for 3 in Tucson home invasion

Deputies search for 3 in Tucson home invasion

The armed intruders wore black and had bandanas covering their faces.

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4 border crossers busted with pot in Pinal County

4 border crossers busted with pot in Pinal County

The men were carrying more than $106K worth of marijuana.

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Fight between friends ends in stabbing

Fight between friends ends in stabbing

The victim remains hospitalized in life-threatening condition.

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Police militarization debated in Arizona, too

Police militarization debated in Arizona, too

Armored trucks, M16s and night-vision goggles among military gear for Pima County agencies.

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'Sovereign citizen' boycotts own trial, convicted of fraud

'Sovereign citizen' boycotts own trial, convicted of fraud

Defendant was part of larger anti-government movement that denies federal authority.

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Law and order briefs

Law and order briefs

Incidents from Tucson and around Southern Arizona.

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Smuggler running drugs, not waves in watercraft

Smuggler running drugs, not waves in watercraft

Border officers found nearly 15 pounds of marijuana Thursday hidden in an SUV and a personal watercraft.

August 22, 2014 6:19 pm Photos

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Tucson police on scene of southside shooting

Tucson police on scene of southside shooting

Tucson police officers are on the scene of a shooting on the southside.

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Ex-wrestling coach gets prison for underage sex

Ex-wrestling coach gets prison for underage sex

Gets nearly 4 years for sex with 15-year-old student.

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2 AZ women busted at border with cash, drugs

2 AZ women busted at border with cash, drugs

Cash, cocaine and marijuana were found in two SUVs.

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Update: Suspect in 2 bank robberies arrested

Update: Suspect in 2 bank robberies arrested

The suspect wore a fake beard to both robberies.

August 22, 2014 2:38 pm Photos

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Ex-Tucson prep coach gets prison in teen sex case

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former Tucson high school wrestling coach convicted of having sex with a teenage girl has been sentenced to nearly four…

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Video: Sheriff's helicopter crew rescues distressed hikers

Video: Sheriff's helicopter crew rescues distressed hikers

Mother and son had become lost and dehydrated.

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Update: Police release name of bicyclist killed in midtown

Update: Police release name of bicyclist killed in midtown

The bicyclist ran a red light and was struck by a car.

August 21, 2014 3:29 pm Related

Woman wearing heroin arrested at the border

Woman wearing heroin arrested at the border

A woman with heroin duct taped to her body was arrested at the Nogales border Tuesday.

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Police swarm during HiVE deployment

Police swarm during HiVE deployment

Motorcycles officers will be ticketing traffic scofflaws at two Oro Valley intersections.

August 21, 2014 8:30 am Related

Police raids net 16 members of east-side gang, 80 weapons

Police raids net 16 members of east-side gang, 80 weapons

Search warrants were served at nine locations in Tucson.

August 21, 2014 12:00 am Related

Deputies looking for young purse-snatcher

Deputies looking for young purse-snatcher

Deputies are looking for a thief who stole a woman’s purse as she shopped at Wal-Mart earlier this month.

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2 men busted for trafficking $215K in drug money

2 men busted for trafficking $215K in drug money

Two Sierra Vista men were arrested Tuesday for laundering more than $215,000 in drug trafficking money in five months.

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2 TPD officers cleared in May shooting death

2 TPD officers cleared in May shooting death

Two Tucson police officers have been cleared by the Pima County Attorney’s Office in the May shooting death of a man wielding a hockey stick.

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Update: 16 arrests, 80 weapons seized in morning raids

Update: 16 arrests, 80 weapons seized in morning raids

Search warrants were served at nine Tucson locations, primarily on the east side.

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Immigrants found locked in rental truck near Tucson

Immigrants found locked in rental truck near Tucson

The group was found at the Interstate 19 checkpoint near Amado.

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Tucson murder trial ends in hung jury

Tucson murder trial ends in hung jury

Donald Earl Woods will face a new trial next month. 

August 20, 2014 4:00 pm

Ruling: Police home searches can include visitors' purses, personal items

Ruling: Police home searches can include visitors' purses, personal items

The Arizona Supreme Court ruling sets precedent.

August 20, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

Office burglar swipes City Councilwoman Romero's computer

Office burglar swipes City Councilwoman Romero's computer

Tucson police discovered no signs of a forced entry.

August 19, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…

Ex-Wildcat Zendejas pleads guilty to damaging restaurant

Ex-Wildcat Zendejas pleads guilty to damaging restaurant

Max Zendejas was a star kicker for the UA from 1982 to 1985.

August 19, 2014 1:00 pm

Mother sentenced to 10.5 years in toddler's death

Mother sentenced to 10.5 years in toddler's death

Child died after taking accidental dose of methadone. 

August 18, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…

Carjacking gets teen seven years probation

Carjacking gets teen seven years probation

Teen was accused of carjacking and kidnapping. 

August 18, 2014 5:30 pm

Woman sought in connection with shooting

Woman sought in connection with shooting

Man was seriously injured in July incident.

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Agents arrest one, shut down border tunnel

Agents arrest one, shut down border tunnel

Was found near the DeConcini Port of Entry in Nogales earlier this month.

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Boy, 4, nearly drowns in apartment complex pool

Boy, 4, nearly drowns in apartment complex pool

Ten children and five adults also were in and near the pool.

August 16, 2014 6:36 pm Related
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