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Arrest warrant for newly elected Arizona legislator dropped

Arrest warrant for newly elected Arizona legislator dropped

Rep.-elect Ceci Velasquez  owed $2,000 in fines.

November 18, 2014 10:49 amLoading…
2 arrested in Sierra Vista car thefts

2 arrested in Sierra Vista car thefts

Two Sierra Vista men arrested in connection with several car burglaries over the weekend, officials say.

November 04, 2014 1:25 pm Related
Facebook post tips Phoenix insurance-fraud case

Facebook post tips Phoenix insurance-fraud case

Woman collected $26,500 for "lost" rings she later wore in Facebook photo.

September 23, 2014 2:37 pm
Family faces charges in Tucson burglary

Family faces charges in Tucson burglary

A father, his girlfriend and his son are arrested.

August 19, 2014 9:20 am Related
Phoenix mom, boyfriend accused of child abuse

Phoenix mom, boyfriend accused of child abuse

Both are accused of three counts of child abuse.

August 12, 2014 3:53 pm Related Loading…
Arizona women arrested for animal cruelty, neglect

Arizona women arrested for animal cruelty, neglect

One case involves alleged abuse of miniature horses.

August 06, 2014 4:31 pm Related Loading…
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

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…

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