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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.

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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

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.

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Arrest made in wreck that killed woman

Arrest made in wreck that killed woman

The 33-year-old driver faces drug and murder charges.

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Novel by retired cop aims to prevent shootings

Novel by retired cop aims to prevent shootings

Retired Tucson police sergeant Michael Widmer’s first novel is about mass shootings.

August 16, 2014 4:42 pm Photos

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Man found guilty of killing his girlfriend

Man found guilty of killing his girlfriend

Jury convicts despite claims defendant 'snapped' when girlfriend ended relationship. 

August 15, 2014 1:45 pm

Update: Man in Three Points standoff led deputies on chase

Update: Man in Three Points standoff led deputies on chase

Sheriff's department releases booking photo of aggravated assault suspect.

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Update: Police ID woman killed in Thursday crash

Update: Police ID woman killed in Thursday crash

Woman, 22, was pronounced dead at scene.

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$1.6 million in drugs seized at AZ borders in 6 days

$1.6 million in drugs seized at AZ borders in 6 days

Drug dogs were working overtime to sniff out narcotics.

August 15, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Update: 1 killed, 2 others injured in morning wreck

Update: 1 killed, 2 others injured in morning wreck

A woman died when the truck she was in ran a red light.

August 14, 2014 6:47 pm Related

Update: Man who stepped in front of truck ID’d

Update: Man who stepped in front of truck ID’d

Avra Valley Road was closed for several hours.

August 14, 2014 12:24 pm Related

7 businesses sell booze to teens during sting

7 businesses sell booze to teens during sting

Seven out of 50 businesses sold alcohol to minors Friday night during a sting operation in Cochise County.

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Ex-UA student struck by officer files claim against city

Ex-UA student struck by officer files claim against city

Assault caused UA student to lose faith in the system, it says.

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Update: No bomb found at main library downtown

Update: No bomb found at main library downtown

Tucson police have concluded their search of the downtown library and found no bomb.

August 13, 2014 12:20 pmLoading…

Officers at Nogales port seize meth, pot

Officers at Nogales port seize meth, pot

2 people taken into custody.

August 13, 2014 5:23 pm Photos

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Man wears fake beard to rob OV bank

Man wears fake beard to rob OV bank

The man was in the area for a while before the robbery.

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Update: Baseball bat wielding man shot in face

Update: Baseball bat wielding man shot in face

An arrest has been made in charges unrelated to the shooting.

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Tucson man retried in girlfriend's death

Tucson man retried in girlfriend's death

Defense attorney says Granillo was distraught at end of relationship. 

August 13, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…

Prosecutor: 'I'm Dirty Red!' cried killer

Prosecutor: 'I'm Dirty Red!' cried killer

Trial underway in shooting death near Mansfield Park.

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Police swarm Oro Valley intersections during HiVE deployment

Police swarm Oro Valley intersections during HiVE deployment

Motorcycle officers will be out in force during rush hour.

August 12, 2014 8:02 am Related

Man steals computer from firefighters treating patient

Man steals computer from firefighters treating patient

They were using the equipment to treat a man having a seizure.

August 12, 2014 5:46 pm Related

Tucson head of ‘criminal syndicate’ gets 14 years

Tucson head of ‘criminal syndicate’ gets 14 years

The woman who led what police called a “criminal syndicate,” was sentenced Monday to 14 years in prison.

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Woman given 6-year term in unrelated crimes

Woman given 6-year term in unrelated crimes

The two separate crimes were drug-related.

August 12, 2014 3:30 pm

Teen robbed of backpack, laptop

Teen robbed of backpack, laptop

Robbers were seen in silver PT Cruiser.

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Inmate mail to attorney is protected, court rules

Inmate mail to attorney is protected, court rules

Court rules Scott Nordstrom's rights were violated when guards read his mail.

August 11, 2014 7:15 pmLoading…

Monday police radar vans

Monday police radar vans

Tucson police radar vans are snapping photos at these locations today:

August 11, 2014 12:00 am Related

Law & order briefs

Man dies 5 days after SW-side crash

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Suspect arrested in Foothills credit card theft

Suspect arrested in Foothills credit card theft

Deputies arrested a suspect wanted for credit card theft and forgery.

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Lasers pose grave risk for Tucson air traffic

Lasers pose grave risk for Tucson air traffic

Tucson ranks high in country for number of reported incidents involving aircraft.

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Man dies 5 days after DUI-related crash

Man dies 5 days after DUI-related crash

A man seriously injured in a DUI-related crash Sunday has died.

August 09, 2014 1:45 pm Related

16-year-old boy arrested in Tucson killing

16-year-old boy arrested in Tucson killing

The body of David Martinez, 66, was found in July.

August 09, 2014 8:20 pm

Police want to hear from victims of phone scam

Police want to hear from victims of phone scam

Recent increase in phone scam involving person claiming to be police officer.

August 08, 2014 11:59 am Related

Don’t be alarmed: ‘Active shooter’ drill downtown Saturday

Don’t be alarmed: ‘Active shooter’ drill downtown Saturday

The simulation will train first responders from multiple agencies.

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Court: Police need ‘reasonable suspicion’ to frisk

Court: Police need ‘reasonable suspicion’ to frisk

Unanimous decision affirms right to carry a gun without interference.

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2 busts net $214K in hard drugs at border

2 busts net $214K in hard drugs at border

Narcotics detection dogs sniffed out cocaine and meth.

August 08, 2014 10:10 am Photos

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Woman hides 6 pounds of heroin in her girdle

Woman hides 6 pounds of heroin in her girdle

The drugs has a street value of $86,000.

August 07, 2014 10:48 am Related

$821K worth of drugs seized in 2 days

$821K worth of drugs seized in 2 days

Two U.S. citizens, three from Mexico arrested.

August 06, 2014 2:59 pm Photos

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Ex-TUSD worker gets probation in theft case

Ex-TUSD worker gets probation in theft case

Employee sold furniture and other school property and kept portion of cash

August 05, 2014 1:00 pm

Woman, 92, gets probation in diarrhea hit-and-run

Woman, 92, gets probation in diarrhea hit-and-run

Defendant said she fled scene to use the toilet

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Border agents make 15 arrests in 12 days

Border agents make 15 arrests in 12 days

Border Patrol agents made 15 arrests and seized vehicles, a gun and drugs.

August 05, 2014 3:12 pm Photos

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Sheriff's detectives seek help in identifying thieves

Sheriff's detectives seek help in identifying thieves

2 men broke into fenced construction site. They were photographed leaving in this white pickup truck.

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Tucson man convicted of 1st-degree murder

Tucson man convicted of 1st-degree murder

Jury finds man guilty of murder in deadly drug ripoff case.

August 04, 2014 2:45 pmLoading…

3 men sought in Circle K theft

3 men sought in Circle K theft

Sheriff's detectives say they took cigarettes, alcohol without paying.

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Man given 25-to-life term in 2011 killing

Man given 25-to-life term in 2011 killing

Bryan Lamar Lee was found guilty of killing Jordan Peterson.

August 04, 2014 4:30 pm

City's texting-while-driving law results in few tickets

City's texting-while-driving law results in few tickets

Tucson police say texting ban is too hard to enforce.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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2 drivers survived midtown rollover Saturday morning

2 drivers survived midtown rollover Saturday morning

Both drivers in a two-vehicle rollover this morning in midtown survived.

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TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

Says requests to work at stations that could accommodate her were denied.

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CBP officers seize meth, marijuana at crossings

CBP officers seize meth, marijuana at crossings

Three people taken into custody in separate incidents.

August 01, 2014 3:27 pm Photos

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Suspected drug-smuggler has young son in SUV

Suspected drug-smuggler has young son in SUV

The man had nearly 15 pounds of hard drugs in his vehicle.

August 01, 2014 9:10 am Photos

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Another suspect in Terry slaying extradited to US

Another suspect in Terry slaying extradited to US

2 men remain fugitives in border agent's death.

July 31, 2014 4:59 pm Photos

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Man shot on north side; sustained life-threatening injuries

Man shot on north side; sustained life-threatening injuries

Motorists asked to avoid the area.

July 31, 2014 8:30 pm Related
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