From Southern Arizona's police blotters.
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…
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.
A man shot and killed during a foot chase with Border Patrol agents last week was struck once in the head, officials said today.
I hope that other readers are as disturbed as I was at reading the recent article about the number of law-enforcement shootings in Tucson and Pima County (“Most officer-involved shootings last year deemed OK,” March 9).
Photo enforcement cameras in Pima County are no longer in use, but that doesn’t give drivers license to speed.
An armed robbery suspect was killed and another was injured in a shooting involving a Pinal County Sheriff's deputy Monday morning.
The Pima County Sheriff's Department is investigating a body found in the desert on the far southwest side.
A Pima County jail officer was arrested Friday on suspicion of having sexual contact with female inmates, the department said.
A Florence prison inmate suspected of killing his cellmate did so to stay in prison, not because of a fight as initially suspected, authorities say.
A Casa Grande woman suspected of driving while impaired by alcohol was arrested Sunday night after crashing into a Pinal County Sheriff's Office vehicle working as part of a DUI task force.
A sheriff’s department K-9 had to be euthanized after a freak off-duty accident Tuesday.
PHOENIX — A Mesa-area woman has been arrested on animal cruelty charges accusing her of abandoning two dogs in the desert.
Two law enforcement officers had their state credentials revoked last week.
Deputies with the Pima County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a man in connection to a home burglary on Tucson’s northwest side.
An arrest has been made in the assault of three people outside the Outlaw Saloon on Feb. 17, the sheriff’s department said Friday.
PHOENIX (AP) — The self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America has suffered a broken left shoulder.
PHOENIX — Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced plans to deploy an armed volunteer posse to protect Phoenix-area students in the wake of the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.
Two Pima County sheriff’s deputies helped evacuate elderly residents from an apartment complex during a fire on Wednesday evening in Green Valley.
A Pima County sheriff’s deputy fired in self-defense at a man who pointed a handgun at him after a traffic stop Friday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said.