Oro Valley Councilman indicted on burglary and disorderly conduct charges.
A veteran filed a defamation lawsuit saying Facebook comments have turned libelous.
Judge says sentence is partially aggravated based on sophisticated and prolonged scheme.
Keshawna Higgins was the aunt of 22-month old Za’naya Flores, who died after being beaten and starved.
Judge Thomas L. Fink has been appointed presiding judge of the Santa Cruz County Superior Court.
Two credit union employees accused of stealing from customer accounts.
Photo by Clayton R. Norman for the Arizona Daily Star.
Prosecutor Richard Wintory reinstated after State Bar-imposed suspension.
James Lee Derrington was sentenced after his guilty plea to second-degree murder.
Cellphone use is prohibited in court; one observer found out the hard way
Woman who defrauded elderly man of millions said admits allegations.
Bryan Peter Foshay to spend at least 25 years in prison for 2012 killing.
Woman who pleaded guilty in robbery gets four years probation.
Donna Iman pleaded guilty to fraudulent schemes and artifices. Photo courtesy of the Tucson Police Department.
Offense took place in a thrift store selling clothing.
Attorney says defendant didn't know one student was only 16.
Former corrections officer John Hyatt acquitted of assault charges. The defense said he was trying to stop the fight.
The NBC show "Dateline" to run episode murder of Tucsonan Gary Triano.
Pamela Phillips pleads her innocence in Pima County Superior Court in Tucson, Ariz., Thursday, May 22, 2014 prior to her being sentenced to natural life in prison without the possibility of parole in the 1996 Tucson car bomb killing of her ex-husband. (AP Photo/Arizona Daily Star, Ron Medvescek)
A convicted murderer apologized to his victim’s family before being sentenced.
Accused of having sex with Amphi students while others watched, filmed.
2 men jumped by seven corrections officers in 2012
Man sentenced for drug-linked murder.
Carlos Sandoval. Photo courtesy of Britta Van Vranken Photography.
A convicted killer said he prays for the family of his victim.
Mark Phillip Grimes pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.
Child pornography was almost unheard of just 20 years ago.
A defendant in a drug smuggling scheme will spend three years in prison.
FosterEd aims to assist the thousands of children in foster-care situations by using advocates to guide them through their educational needs.
A former high school wrestling coach has been found guilty of having sex with a 15-year-old student.
A former high-school wrestling coach has been found guilty of having sex with a 15-year-old student.
DNA evidence alone proves a former wrestling coach had sex with a 15-year-old student, Deputy County Attorney Michelle Chamblee, told jurors in closing arguments in the trial of Richard Portugal Ortiz.
The state of Arizona will receive more than $3.1 million of a $105 million settlement a pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to pay.
A new report from the U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Statistics shows the rate of nonfatal crime victimizations of children in and out of schools has risen slightly since 2010.
A man the prosecutor described as a “one-man crime wave” was sentenced to six years in prison for a string of burglaries on the Northwest side.
The final defendant charged in connection with a 2011 carjacking and murder was sentenced to prison Monday.
A man accused of keeping his stepchildren locked in their bedrooms for nearly two years has been found incompetent to help in his defense.
The Arizona Attorney General’s Office SAFEE (Stop Abuse and Financial Exploitation of Elders) task force is holding a public education event today.
As Arizona’s elderly population grows, law enforcement and prosecutors are seeing an increase in the number of incidents of exploitation and abuse against older people.
A former high school coach accused of sexual conduct with a minor violated the trust given to adults who mentor schoolchildren, a prosecutor said.
The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals today has reversed a district court judge's ruling, which rejected a pro-choice group's bid to block implementation of an Arizona law the group claimed would restrict the right to have an abortion.