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Security boost at UA-area mosque

Security boost at UA-area mosque

Islamic Center has experienced vandalism from bottles, objects thrown from student apartments.

November 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
No explosives found, Congress Street now open

No explosives found, Congress Street now open

Congress Street is shut down between Granada and Church.

October 14, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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Signature rosters to be replaced by iPads at some polling places

Signature rosters to be replaced by iPads at some polling places

Pilot projects in 25 polling places aim to improve voting process.

August 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Marana police get new heat-detection cameras

Marana police get new heat-detection cameras

Five cameras now being used by officers.

July 21, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Aviva building center for family visits

Aviva building center for family visits

Center officials said new area will help families work toward reunification.

July 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Man killed in Border Patrol chase shot in head

Man killed in Border Patrol chase shot in head

The Border Patrol agent who killed a man during a foot chase last week fired nine times, striking him once in the head, officials said Monday.

June 03, 2014 12:00 am
Lost keys pose security risk in Tucson Unified School District

Lost keys pose security risk in Tucson Unified School District

Master keys at nearly every campus within the Tucson Unified School District have been lost or stolen, creating a significant problem, TUSD officials have acknowledged.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Barbara LaWall: Allegation of County Attorney's Office bias is unsupported

Barbara LaWall: Allegation of County Attorney's Office bias is unsupported

In the March 19 guest opinion (“Officer-involved shootings should require independent review”), Paul Gattone advocates for an independent civilian review of officer-involved shootings to determine whether the law-enforcement officers should be prosecuted. My office already provides that inde…

March 25, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

GAO report raises doubts about successor to ‘virtual fence’ in Arizona

Some members of Congress are skeptical of a new border surveillance system being rolled out in Arizona, citing a lack of specific measurements for its success and the $1 billion already spent on the failed program it replaces.

March 13, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

More must be done to stop unneeded killings at border

Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher’s directive clarifying existing guidelines on use of force is yet another step in the agency’s slow march in the right direction. Unfortunately, this deliberate approach to policy change falls far short of the needed action to halt unnecessary killings by agents.

March 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson bar fined for brawls, drunk bouncer and pot smoke

Tucson bar fined for brawls, drunk bouncer and pot smoke

When two detectives from the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control walked into a Tucson bar they found a cloud of marijuana smoke, an intoxicated bouncer and witnessed two bar fights.

January 30, 2014 10:00 amLoading…

Former University of Arizona police corporal surrenders his state license

A former University of Arizona Police Department corporal has been permanently barred from working as a police officer in Arizona.

January 24, 2014 12:00 am

Proposed changes at Customs and Border Protection don't go far enough

Customs and Border Protection’s recently proposed changes to training policies and its incident-tracking system are a step in the right direction, but more needs to be done to curtail reported abuses by the largest law-enforcement agency in the United States.

October 06, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
'Closed Circuit' comes up short

'Closed Circuit' comes up short

A terrorist attack, a murderous cover-up, a highly publicized trial and two lawyers — former lovers — forced to stay apart during the proceedings, “Closed Circuit” has all the makings for an incendiary thriller.

August 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

With cameras watching, your car isn’t your castle

WASHINGTON — You can drive, but you can’t hide.

July 17, 2013 7:03 pmLoading…
Special service set for tonight at Tucson church damaged by fire

Special service set for tonight at Tucson church damaged by fire

A special prayer service will be held at 6 p.m. tonight at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church after an overnight fire caused more than $1 million in damage to buildings on the property, including the church. Tucson Fire officials blame the fire on an unattended candle.

May 29, 2013 7:17 am Photos

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City Hall adds metal detectors, police officer

The public will have to jump through a few more hoops before accessing City Hall in the near future.

May 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Feds delay policy to allow small knives on planes

WASHINGTON — Airline passengers will have to leave their knives at home after all. And their bats and golf clubs.

April 22, 2013 9:02 pmLoading…

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