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Free child safety seat checks offered this week

Free child safety seat checks offered this week

Enforcement of seat belt and car seat laws will increase too.

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Controversial 'no-knock' warrants common in Tucson

Controversial 'no-knock' warrants common in Tucson

The 'no-knock' tactics can be dangerous and frightening to homes' occupants.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucsonan gets five years for child pornography

Tucsonan gets five years for child pornography

Villegas must register as sex offender, serve 15-years probation after prison.

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Border Patrol seizes $1.1 million in marijuana

Border Patrol seizes $1.1 million in marijuana

Border Patrol agents in the Tucson Sector seized a total of about $1.1 million worth of marijuana in three incidents Thursday.

September 12, 2014 5:30 pm

Police mug shots

Police mug shots

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

September 12, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Assault suspect arrested a year after crime

Assault suspect arrested a year after crime

The woman is suspected of assaulting an employee with a Taser.

September 12, 2014 9:38 am Photos

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Teenager convicted of murder in love-triangle slaying

Teenager convicted of murder in love-triangle slaying

Jury convicts 19-year old of murder despite self-defense claim. 

September 11, 2014 7:30 pm

NC fugitive arrested in Pima County

NC fugitive arrested in Pima County

A fugitive wanted in North Carolina was arrested in Tucson Thursday morning.

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Traffic stop nets $45K in meth

Traffic stop nets $45K in meth

A drug dog sniffed out 10 pounds of methamphetamine.

September 11, 2014 11:06 am Related

Border agent is cleared in May killing

Border agent is cleared in May killing

Man shot was unarmed, fleeing agents following vehicle chase.

September 10, 2014 9:30 pm Related

US Border Patrol agent cleared in Arizona shooting

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot an unarmed man suspected of smuggling drugs through a southern Arizona checkp…

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Tucsonan gets five years for child pornography

Tucsonan gets five years for child pornography

Villegas must register as sex offender, serve 15-years probation after prison.

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NC fugitive arrested in Pima County

NC fugitive arrested in Pima County

A fugitive wanted in North Carolina was arrested in Tucson Thursday morning.

September 11, 2014 2:23 pm Related

Teenager convicted of murder in love-triangle slaying

Teenager convicted of murder in love-triangle slaying

Jury convicts 19-year old of murder despite self-defense claim. 

September 11, 2014 7:30 pm

Traffic stop nets $45K in meth

Traffic stop nets $45K in meth

A drug dog sniffed out 10 pounds of methamphetamine.

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Mug shots of suspected gang members released

Mug shots of suspected gang members released

Mug shots of 16 alleged members of the Eastside Crips released.

September 10, 2014 1:07 pm Photos

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Youth soccer referee arrested in child pornography case

Youth soccer referee arrested in child pornography case

He faces 20 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.

September 10, 2014 12:30 am

Border agent cleared in Green Valley shooting

Border agent cleared in Green Valley shooting

A U.S. Border Patrol agent who shot and killed an unarmed and fleeing suspect in May has been cleared of any wrongdoing by the Pima County Att…

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Border agent is cleared in May killing

Border agent is cleared in May killing

Man shot was unarmed, fleeing agents following vehicle chase.

September 10, 2014 9:30 pm Related

US Border Patrol agent cleared in Arizona shooting

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot an unarmed man suspected of smuggling drugs through a southern Arizona checkp…

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Nine shots weren't intended to kill, defendant says

Nine shots weren't intended to kill, defendant says

Tucson teen claims fear caused him to shoot victim.

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Crucifix-stealing robbers sought by deputies

Crucifix-stealing robbers sought by deputies

Two men who stole a crucifix pendent off a woman’s neck.

September 09, 2014 11:12 am Photos

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Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Tried to take photos of girl in dressing room.

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Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Aaron Lee Garibay tried to take pictures of girl in dressing room.

September 08, 2014 5:45 pm

Police show off new gear courtesy of state

Police show off new gear courtesy of state

Paid for by $250,000 in grants from the state.

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Update: Man with barricaded in midtown home surrenders

Update: Man with barricaded in midtown home surrenders

The man had pointed a gun at a family member.

September 06, 2014 4:46 pm Photos

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Agents seize nearly $900K worth of dope

Agents seize nearly $900K worth of dope

Found in a stolen truck west of Tucson.

September 05, 2014 6:07 pm Photos

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Pedestrian seriously hurt in hit-and-run

Pedestrian seriously hurt in hit-and-run

Police release description of vehicle. 

September 05, 2014 6:15 pm

Surveillance leads to burglary suspects

Surveillance leads to burglary suspects

Two arrested leaving a west side Family Dollar. 

September 05, 2014 4:15 pm Photos

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Caretaker found guilty of killing 2 men

Caretaker found guilty of killing 2 men

Jury couldn't decide on first-degree murder, convicts on second-degree. 

September 05, 2014 12:00 am

Police swarm during HiVE deployment today

Police swarm during HiVE deployment today

Officers will be at two Oro Valley intersections today.

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DUI suspect crashes into convenience store

DUI suspect crashes into convenience store

The SUV hopped the curb and crashed into the front window.

September 04, 2014 9:40 am Photos

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Man arrested in Quik Mart robbery

Man arrested in Quik Mart robbery

A clerk said the robber used a pink and black handgun.

September 04, 2014 9:45 pm

5 arrested in kidnapping case; victim treated at hospital

5 arrested in kidnapping case; victim treated at hospital

Weapons and narcotics were in a house where teen was held captive. 

September 04, 2014 7:45 pm Photos

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Deputies looking for trio breaking into vehicles

Deputies looking for trio breaking into vehicles

The suspects have broken into cars along and near the Rillito River.

September 04, 2014 8:49 am Photos

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Man brandishing gun shot by police, dies at hospital

Man brandishing gun shot by police, dies at hospital

Aims guns at officers, who fatally shoot him.

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Suspect shot in April booked into jail

Suspect shot in April booked into jail

The suspect has been receiving medical treatment for the last five months.

September 04, 2014 12:00 am Related

Suspect shot in April finally booked into jail

Suspect shot in April finally booked into jail

A suspect shot by police in April finally has been released from the hospital and booked into jail.

September 03, 2014 12:32 pm Related

Phoenix man suspected of smuggling pot at border

Phoenix man suspected of smuggling pot at border

Border officers found more than $77,000 worth of pot in a pickup.

September 03, 2014 9:56 am Photos

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Sierra Vista parents arrested in child abuse case

Sierra Vista parents arrested in child abuse case

2 other children were removed; 1 person taken to a care facility. 

September 03, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Police: Man killed girlfriend, baby, then himself

Police: Man killed girlfriend, baby, then himself

Bodies are found after nearby residents reported gunfire.

September 03, 2014 12:00 am

Tucson traffic stop nets homicide suspect

A traffic stop Wednesday morning netted police a homicide suspect.

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Update: Man shot by police threatened family member

Update: Man shot by police threatened family member

The man was holding a handgun when he was shot.

September 03, 2014 3:48 pm Photos

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2 accused of holding immigrant boy captive

2 accused of holding immigrant boy captive

Investigators suspect the boy was smuggled through the Southern Arizona border.

September 03, 2014 12:00 pm Photos

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Marana police warrant sweep nets 7 arrests

Marana police warrant sweep nets 7 arrests

Warrants served total nearly $90,000 in bond amounts.

September 02, 2014 12:09 pm

Police ID mom, newborn killed in murder-suicide

Police ID mom, newborn killed in murder-suicide

All three bodies were found in the yard of a home on east side.

September 02, 2014 9:09 am

Deputies search for 2 linked to Circle K thefts

Deputies search for 2 linked to Circle K thefts

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking the public for help in identifying a man and a teen-ager linked to two thefts at Circle K stores.

September 02, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Man arrested in 2010 slaying case

Man arrested in 2010 slaying case

Tucson police said suspect was arrested at his home in Virginia.

September 02, 2014 4:55 pm

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.

August 30, 2014 5:11 pm Photos

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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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Law and order briefs

Law and order briefs

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

August 30, 2014 12:10 am Related

­­­­­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.

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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.

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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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Law & order briefs

Law & order briefs

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.

August 27, 2014 2:39 pm Related

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
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