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OV councilman Burns agrees to plea

OV councilman Burns agrees to plea

Councilman to plead guilty to criminal trespassing. 

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Man cleared on some charges in 2011 killing

Man cleared on some charges in 2011 killing

Jury fails to reach decision on murder, other charges. 

November 11, 2014 4:15 pm

Man gets 16 years for death of girlfriend

Killer beat to death girlfriend because he was distraught over end of relationship. 

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This week on TV: Oct. 19-25

This week on TV: Oct. 19-25

Around the remote: plenty of ghosts, goblins and ghouls

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Mayor urges Tucsonans to end domestic violence

Mayor urges Tucsonans to end domestic violence

Mayor encourages residents to wear purple to raise awareness on Friday.

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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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Marie Kirkendolph: Prevent stalkers, abusers from buying guns

Marie Kirkendolph: Prevent stalkers, abusers from buying guns

Senate hearing on connection between guns and domestic violence is step forward.

August 11, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…
Oro Valley councilman accused of domestic violence, burglary

Oro Valley councilman accused of domestic violence, burglary

Indictment says he recklessly displayed a knife toward his estranged wife.

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Brewer signs bill creating new child-welfare agency

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer signed groundbreaking legislation Thursday to create and fund a new Department of Child Safety, at least in part to solve problems that she may have helped create.

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Arizona governor signs legislation creating new child welfare agency

PHOENIX — State lawmakers voted today to scrap what has been Child Protective Services and replace it with an entirely new state agency.

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Arizona senators tentatively OK $63 million to get Department of Child Safety started

PHOENIX — State senators gave preliminary approval Wednesday to creating a new Department of Child Safety and providing $63 million in new funding to get it started.

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Youth sex-trafficking victims not always identified, ASU study shows

There are more underage victims of sex trafficking in Arizona than are currently identified through the juvenile court system, Arizona State University researchers have found.

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Police sergeant demoted for explicit photos wants rank restored.

A lieutenant demoted after his ex-girlfriend turned over nude photos he sent her while dating is suing the city to restore his rank.

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Tucson man won’t be prosecuted in beating death of his father

A man suspected of beating his father to death while they were both high on methamphetamines will not be prosecuted.

May 09, 2014 12:00 am Related
Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

PASCUA YAQUI INDIAN RESERVATION — Tribal police chief Michael Valenzuela drove through darkened desert streets, turned into a Circle K convenience store and pointed to the spot beyond the reservation line where his officers used to take the non-Indian men who battered Indian women.

April 18, 2014 6:23 pm Photos

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Attempted killer tells jury he should be convicted. Jury obliges.

The defendant told the jurors they should convict him, and they agreed.

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Charges dropped against D-backs announcer

PHOENIX  — Charges accusing an announcer for the Arizona Diamondbacks of threatening his wife with a knife during an argument at their home have been dismissed. Team Spanish-language announcer Miguel Perez Quintana was arrested July 15 and later charged with aggravated assault with a deadly…

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SWAT responds to barricaded man in midtown Tucson

A man has barricaded himself in a midtown home following a domestic violence incident, police said. 

March 24, 2014 5:04 pm
Siblings tell Tucson police mother starved son, 3

Siblings tell Tucson police mother starved son, 3

Siblings of the 3-year-old boy whose skeletal remains were found Tuesday told investigators their mother starved their brother to death, court records reveal.

March 06, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Plight of world's women must be addressed

Plight of world's women must be addressed

Saturday is International Women’s Day, a 105-year-old annual call to action for women’s equality. But for many women and girls around the world, its most basic promise of freedom remains unfulfilled.

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