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Bill Lamoreaux

Tucson fugitive isn't a fugitive after all

This morning, the Star reported Albert Canez committed suicide in jail and his brother, Julian Canez, is a fugitive in an attempted murder case.

January 30, 2013 11:03 am
Inmate tries to smash out of Tucson prison in delivery truck

Inmate tries to smash out of Tucson prison in delivery truck

A Tucson inmate planned a prison escape worthy of a crime show episode, that is until he got caught.

October 17, 2012 1:12 pm Related

Tucson prison unit cancels visitation following brawl

Five inmates remained hospitalized Friday morning and weekend visitation is cancelled for one unit after a fight Thursday evening at the state prison on South Wilmot Road.

September 21, 2012 12:23 pm

Human-rights group slams Arizona prison practices

PHOENIX  — A human-rights group is accusing Arizona of violating international law by improperly using “cruel isolation” for years at a time for non-violent or mentally ill inmates and depriving them of basic physical and mental health care.

April 03, 2012 9:04 amLoading…

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