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Woman given probation for role in Tucson robbery

Woman given probation for role in Tucson robbery

Woman who pleaded guilty in robbery gets four years probation. 

June 24, 2014 12:00 am

Mistrial declared in ex-Tucson cop's rape case

Even after hearing a second round of closing arguments, a jury in the case against a former Tucson police officer accused of rape was unable to reach a verdict.

May 30, 2014 4:15 pm

Ex-Tucson police officer's rape trial now in jury's hands

The credibility of the victim was the focus of much of the closing arguments on Thursday in the trial of a former Tucson police officer accused of raping a woman while on duty.

May 30, 2014 12:00 am
Special session on child welfare likely to result in plan by Thursday

Special session on child welfare likely to result in plan by Thursday

PHOENIX — Supporters of doing more to prevent child abuse and neglect said Tuesday they are having to accept on faith that there will be more money for that — later.

May 28, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona court ruling: Being drunk in public not a crime

PHOENIX — Being drunk in public is not a crime, no matter what local officials may conclude, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.

May 06, 2014 1:18 pm Related Loading…

Man convicted in deadly Tucson home invasion

A jury has convicted a man of murder in a deadly home invasion.

February 28, 2014 5:30 pm

2012 burglary brings jail, probation

A man who burglarized a northwest-side convenience store in 2012 was sentenced to jail and probation Tuesday.

February 19, 2014 12:00 am Related

Man acquitted in Tucson cop's shooting to spend nearly 40 years in prison

Although acquitted of shooting a police officer, Richard Mendoza likely will spend much of the remainder his life behind bars.

February 13, 2014 4:30 pm

Man given 2.5 years in Tucson burglaries

A Tucson man accused of two burglaries and drug possession was sentenced to prison on Friday.

January 17, 2014 4:15 pm

Man given 31.5-year term in Tucson home invasion

A man tried and convicted in absentia in September was sentenced to more than 30 years in prison this week for his role in a home invasion.

January 17, 2014 4:00 pm

Local homicide rate dips slightly in Tucson

Tucson’s homicide rate declined slightly in 2013, although it remains above the national average, new data show.

January 01, 2014 12:00 am

Two Tucson men given prison time for fraud scheme

A Tucson real estate developer and a real estate agent were sentenced to federal prison for their roles in a mortgage fraud scheme.

September 24, 2013 2:15 pm

Kan. woman sentenced for cattle fraud

WICHITA — A central Kansas woman has been sentenced to two years of probation for embezzling more than $211,000 from a feedlot where she worked to pay off losses from her own cattle trading.

September 20, 2013 3:38 pm

Missing home invaders convicted in absentia

A Pima County Superior Court jury has found two men guilty of committing a home invasion in 2012.

September 13, 2013 5:00 pmLoading…

Felony case breakdown for Pima County Superior Court in 2012

Ever wonder how many felony cases are filed in Pima County Superior Court?

September 03, 2013 9:17 amLoading…

Robber sentenced for Tucson home invasion

A man who pleaded guilty to robbery and burglary — both linked to an April home invasion — received 1½ years in prison and two years’ probation on Monday in Pima County Superior Court.

August 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
5 arrested, 1 wanted in smuggling ring that left man dead near Tucson

5 arrested, 1 wanted in smuggling ring that left man dead near Tucson

Five suspects have been arrested and a sixth is wanted in connection with a human smuggling ring that left one border crosser dead.

August 15, 2013 3:18 pm Photos



Tucson man sentenced to 11 years for scamming 1,600 people

A Tucson man was sentenced in federal court to more than 11 years in prison for defrauding 1,600 people through a variety of scams, officials said.

July 24, 2013 12:52 pm
Tucson thief caught on camera ditching ill-gotten truck

Tucson thief caught on camera ditching ill-gotten truck

It wasn’t quite as exciting as a chase scene from “Grand Theft Auto” or “Gone in Sixty Seconds,” nevertheless, a suspect managed to get away after ditching a stolen vehicle on the east side.

July 10, 2013 1:51 pm

Tucson man who set woman on fire convicted of murder

A Tucson man was convicted today of first degree murder for setting a woman on fire.

June 12, 2013 12:18 pm

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