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Pinal County Arizona

Avoid Peppersauce Campground, unless you're a protester

Avoid Peppersauce Campground, unless you're a protester

Immigration protests in area may disturb campers, forest officials warn.

July 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Fitz: Anti-Immigration protesters overrun "It's a Small World" ride at Disneyland

Fitz: Anti-Immigration protesters overrun "It's a Small World" ride at Disneyland

Fitzwire--Today in Anaheim, California, anti-immigration protesters from Arizona overran the "It's a small world " ride at the Disneyland theme park when it was rumored to be carrying undocumented immigrant children from Central America. Led by Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeau and Republican…

July 16, 2014 9:30 amLoading…
Immigration tension boils over in Oracle

Immigration tension boils over in Oracle

Expected bus of immigrant kids from Central America is a no-show.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Demonstrators in Oracle plan to block immigrants' arrival

Demonstrators in Oracle plan to block immigrants' arrival

Demonstrators intend to block buses carrying children to Oracle residential facility.

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Sierra Tucson admits no wrongdoing in suicide

Sierra Tucson admits no wrongdoing in suicide

The no-fault caveat is included in center's agreement to pay $2,000.

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Pinal sheriff: Men working as cartel scouts arrested

Pinal sheriff: Men working as cartel scouts arrested

Several men who sheriff’s authorities said were working as lookouts for a Mexican drug cartel in a known smuggling area have been arrested after a months-long investigation in Pinal County.

June 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Pinal Sheriff: Mexican drug cartel scouts arrested in months-long investigation

Pinal Sheriff: Mexican drug cartel scouts arrested in months-long investigation

Several men working as lookouts for a Mexican drug cartel in a known smuggling area have been arrested after a months-long investigation in Pinal County. 

June 16, 2014 1:30 pm
Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Authorities say they have captured and prosecuted a group of "scouts" paid by Mexican drug cartels to be lookouts for drug and human smugglers on Arizona hilltops. The Pinal County sheriff's and county attorney's offices say they arrested 8 cartel members who were paid to spend numerous day…

June 16, 2014 12:12 pmLoading…

GOP hopefuls in CD1 debate who's more conservative

PHOENIX — The three Republican candidates for Congress from District 1 each insisted Monday night that he is more conservative than the others — and is the only one who can oust Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick.

June 09, 2014 6:43 pmLoading…
Pinal sheriff: Man had sophisticated pot growing business

Pinal sheriff: Man had sophisticated pot growing business

A man was arrested and is facing drug charges after Pinal County sheriff's deputies discovered a marijuana growing operation at his residence north of Tucson.

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Pinal County teen faces more sex-crime charges

FLORENCE — An 18-year-old Arizona man accused of preying upon school students faces multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual conduct with a minor and other crimes, a prosecutor's office said Thursday.

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Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

A Tucson man was arrested last week in Pinal County after deputies found cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a gun in his car during a traffic stop. 

April 21, 2014 8:56 am
Law & order briefs

Law & order briefs

Marana woman killed in crash is identified

April 12, 2014 12:00 am Related
Mesa man arrested on suspicion of child molestation

Mesa man arrested on suspicion of child molestation

A Mesa man suspected of molesting a 4-year-old girl was arrested Monday. 

April 01, 2014 10:04 am

State bar suspends prosecutor in handling of Tucson murder case

A prosecutor with the Pinal County Attorney’s Office was suspended from practicing law for violating professional conduct standards stemming from a homicide case in Pima County.

March 27, 2014 12:05 am Related
More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

Pinal County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men and seized 330 pounds of marijuana, during a traffic stop last week. 

March 24, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

A San Tan Valley man wanted for failing to pay child support tried to flee from sheriff's deputies by running through a golf course. 

March 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Arizona man arrested 1 hour after release from prison

Arizona man arrested 1 hour after release from prison

A man was back behind bars after being arrested one hour after his release from a Florence prison, Pinal County Sheriff's Office officials said. 

March 10, 2014 9:15 am Related
Pinal, Pima saw net gains of in-state residents

Pinal, Pima saw net gains of in-state residents

WASHINGTON – Maricopa County gained residents from nearly 1,000 counties across the U.S. — from Pinal County to as far away as Washington County, Maine, the Census Bureau reported.

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