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  • AZ Correctional Officers say it's time for a raise, too

    AZ Correctional Officers say it's time for a raise, too

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:42 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:42:24 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:58:32 GMT
    Prison guards work under stressful conditions.Prison guards work under stressful conditions.
    Prison guards work under stressful conditions. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)Prison guards work under stressful conditions. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)

    Teachers aren't the only state employees demanding a raise. Correctional Officers say they have been giving in since the recession, and they say the pay is now driving people away. 

    Teachers aren't the only state employees demanding a raise. Correctional Officers say they have been giving in since the recession, and they say the pay is now driving people away. 

  • ONLY ON KOLD: Juror in BP agent murder trial explains ruling

    ONLY ON KOLD: Juror in BP agent murder trial explains ruling

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:01:53 GMT
    Heather Schubert was a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz. (Source: Tucson News Now)Heather Schubert was a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Heather Schubert, a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz, talked about the difficult decisions the jury faced.

    Heather Schubert, a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz, talked about the difficult decisions the jury faced.

  • PCSD arrests two in attempted car theft

    PCSD arrests two in attempted car theft

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:44:03 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Officers from the Pima County Sheriff's Department took two suspects into custody Tuesday morning after receiving calls of an attempted vehicle theft. 

    Officers from the Pima County Sheriff's Department took two suspects into custody Tuesday morning after receiving calls of an attempted vehicle theft. 

  • UPDATE: Protesters block I-10 on/off ramps for several hours

    UPDATE: Protesters block I-10 on/off ramps for several hours

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:10:47 GMT
    Lonnie Ray Swartz (Source: Maggie Keane)Lonnie Ray Swartz (Source: Maggie Keane)

    Protesters took to the streets in Tucson on Monday, April 23, after a jury found Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz not guilty of murder in the 2012 shooting of a Mexican teen.

    Protesters took to the streets in Tucson on Monday, April 23, after a jury found Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz not guilty of murder in the 2012 shooting of a Mexican teen.

  • CCSO: Stolen vehicle suspect arrested

    CCSO: Stolen vehicle suspect arrested

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:18:47 GMT
    Brandon Williams (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)Brandon Williams (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
    Brandon Williams (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)Brandon Williams (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)

    Thanks to the Cochise County Sheriff's Office Geronimo air support unit a stolen vehicle was stopped and a suspect arrested. 

    Thanks to the Cochise County Sheriff's Office Geronimo air support unit a stolen vehicle was stopped and a suspect arrested. 

  • Cochise County Law Library re-opens as Self-Help Center

    Cochise County Law Library re-opens as Self-Help Center

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:31:07 GMT
    The former law Library is now a bright and airy space available to the public for events and research (Source: Cochise County)The former law Library is now a bright and airy space available to the public for events and research (Source: Cochise County)
    The former law Library is now a bright and airy space available to the public for events and research (Source: Cochise County)The former law Library is now a bright and airy space available to the public for events and research (Source: Cochise County)

    Following an extensive remodel, the Cochise County Law Library has re-opened its doors as the Self-Help Center. The transformation will allow more access for the public and legal experts looking for forms, information, or help with research.

    Following an extensive remodel, the Cochise County Law Library has re-opened its doors as the Self-Help Center. The transformation will allow more access for the public and legal experts looking for forms, information, or help with research.

  • BREAKING

    UPDATE: Documents reveal Foothills homicide victim restrained with belts, neckties

    UPDATE: Documents reveal Foothills homicide victim restrained with belts, neckties

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:54:33 GMT
    Robert Belman (Source: Tucson News Now)Robert Belman (Source: Tucson News Now)

    According to court documents, the body of 71-year-old Robert Belman was found tied to a chair with belts and neck ties. His home had been ransacked.

    According to court documents, the body of 71-year-old Robert Belman was found tied to a chair with belts and neck ties. His home had been ransacked.

  • UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Rio Rico homicide

    UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Rio Rico homicide

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:01:30 GMT
    Andy Miguel Garcia-Munoz (Source: Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office)Andy Miguel Garcia-Munoz (Source: Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office)

    Santa Cruz County Sheriff Tony Estrada is reporting the first homicide in the county since 2011.   

    Santa Cruz County Sheriff Tony Estrada is reporting the first homicide in the county since 2011.   

  • Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

    Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:42:26 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:20:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...

    A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

    A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

  • breaking

    UPDATE: Two suspects arrested in Wednesday's fatal shooting on Speedway

    UPDATE: Two suspects arrested in Wednesday's fatal shooting on Speedway

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:25:34 GMT
    Suspects in Wednesday night homicide (Source: Tucson Police Department)Suspects in Wednesday night homicide (Source: Tucson Police Department)
    Suspects in Wednesday night homicide (Source: Tucson Police Department)Suspects in Wednesday night homicide (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    The Tucson Police Department is reporting that two suspects in the fatal shooting at a hotel on Speedway Wednesday night have been arrested.  

    The Tucson Police Department is reporting that two suspects in the fatal shooting at a hotel on Speedway Wednesday night have been arrested.  

  • Pinal Co. Sheriff's Office: Gilbert man to face several charges after undercover sting

    Pinal Co. Sheriff's Office: Gilbert man to face several charges after undercover sting

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:59:57 GMT
    Shawn Sethi (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)Shawn Sethi (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)

    The Pinal County Sheriff's Office arrested 25-year-old Shawn Sethi in Florence on Wednesday, April 18. According to a PCSO news release, Sethi started a conversation in a social media application with an undercover PCSO investigator who was posing as a 14-year-old girl. 

    The Pinal County Sheriff's Office arrested 25-year-old Shawn Sethi in Florence on Wednesday, April 18. According to a PCSO news release, Sethi started a conversation in a social media application with an undercover PCSO investigator who was posing as a 14-year-old girl. 

  • Phoenix couple's home destroyed during carjacking suspect's standoff with SWAT

    Phoenix couple's home destroyed during carjacking suspect's standoff with SWAT

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:34:55 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:54:50 GMT
    The house of Edward and Beverly Doll is no longer livable after a carjacking suspect went into their home and police went in after him. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/GoFundMe)The house of Edward and Beverly Doll is no longer livable after a carjacking suspect went into their home and police went in after him. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/GoFundMe)
    The house of Edward and Beverly Doll is no longer livable after a carjacking suspect went into their home and police went in after him. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/GoFundMe)The house of Edward and Beverly Doll is no longer livable after a carjacking suspect went into their home and police went in after him. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/GoFundMe)

    For more than 40 years, a Phoenix couple lived in this home. Its windows are now boarded up after damage from a manhunt made it nearly unlivable. 

    For more than 40 years, a Phoenix couple lived in this home. Its windows are now boarded up after damage from a manhunt made it nearly unlivable. 

  • Border Patrol: Man caught leading 2 horses carrying drugs

    Border Patrol: Man caught leading 2 horses carrying drugs

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:22:42 GMT
    Horses used in drug smuggling attempt. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Horses used in drug smuggling attempt. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    The Border Patrol says a Mexican national who entered the country illegally was arrested after he was spotted using two horses to smuggle drugs.

    The Border Patrol says a Mexican national who entered the country illegally was arrested after he was spotted using two horses to smuggle drugs.

  • Help South Tucson police locate knife-wielding suspect in Circle K robbery

    Help South Tucson police locate knife-wielding suspect in Circle K robbery

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:17:56 GMT
    Suspect in Circle K robbery with knife. (Source: South Tucson Police Department)Suspect in Circle K robbery with knife. (Source: South Tucson Police Department)
    Suspect in Circle K robbery with knife. (Source: South Tucson Police Department)Suspect in Circle K robbery with knife. (Source: South Tucson Police Department)

    The South Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a knife-wielding suspect in the robbery of a Circle K at 2004 South 6th Avenue. 

    The South Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a knife-wielding suspect in the robbery of a Circle K at 2004 South 6th Avenue. 

  • Tucson man gets 15 months for threatening Rep. McSally

    Tucson man gets 15 months for threatening Rep. McSally

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:00:36 GMT
    Steve Martan (Source: Facebook)Steve Martan (Source: Facebook)

    A Tucson man has been sentenced after admitting to making threatening phone calls to Rep. Martha McSally's office in 2017.

    A Tucson man has been sentenced after admitting to making threatening phone calls to Rep. Martha McSally's office in 2017.

  • Syracuse frat suspended for 'extremely racist, anti-semitic' videos

    Syracuse frat suspended for 'extremely racist, anti-semitic' videos

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:38:09 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:58:12 GMT

    Members of the Syracuse chapter of Theta Tau, a professional engineering fraternity, produced videos that showed people using racial and ethnic slurs and sexually explicit gestures, the college newspaper The Daily Orange reported.

    Members of the Syracuse chapter of Theta Tau, a professional engineering fraternity, produced videos that showed people using racial and ethnic slurs and sexually explicit gestures, the college newspaper The Daily Orange reported.

  • Two arrested in Sierra Vista meth investigation

    Two arrested in Sierra Vista meth investigation

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:22:30 GMT
    Amanda Davis (left) and Joshua Grant (right)Amanda Davis (left) and Joshua Grant (right)

    A sixth month investigation by the Cochise County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit ended in multiple arrests Monday night. 

    A sixth month investigation by the Cochise County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit ended in multiple arrests Monday night. 

  • breaking

    One man dead in east-side shooting, Tucson police investigating

    One man dead in east-side shooting, Tucson police investigating

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:52:52 GMT

    The Tucson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Wednesday afternoon, April 18 at an east-side hotel.   

    The Tucson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Wednesday afternoon, April 18 at an east-side hotel.   

  • Sandy Hook families file suit against Infowars' Alex Jones

    Sandy Hook families file suit against Infowars' Alex Jones

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:20:34 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:36:54 GMT
    Parents of three Sandy Hook victims filed lawsuits against Alex Jones, who claimed the shooting was a hoax. (Source: Infowars/CNN)Parents of three Sandy Hook victims filed lawsuits against Alex Jones, who claimed the shooting was a hoax. (Source: Infowars/CNN)

    The families of two children slain in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre have filed lawsuits against right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for claiming the shooting did not happen.

    The families of two children slain in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre have filed lawsuits against right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for claiming the shooting did not happen.

  • Public Defense Services to hold rights restoration clinics during Pima Co. Fair

    Public Defense Services to hold rights restoration clinics during Pima Co. Fair

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:03:20 GMT

    Pima County Public Defense Services plans to hold rights restoration clinics for people with past federal or state convictions.  

    Pima County Public Defense Services plans to hold rights restoration clinics for people with past federal or state convictions.  

  • Suspect in custody after high-speed chase in Phoenix; police dog killed in incident

    Suspect in custody after high-speed chase in Phoenix; police dog killed in incident

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:52:27 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:01:24 GMT
    Jairo Contreras (Source: Arizona Department of Corrections)Jairo Contreras (Source: Arizona Department of Corrections)

    A driver led police on a wild and reckless chase through the streets of Phoenix Tuesday afternoon. The suspect was later taken into custody.

    A driver led police on a wild and reckless chase through the streets of Phoenix Tuesday afternoon. The suspect was later taken into custody.

  • Pinal Co. Sheriff's Dept. detectives arrest Tucson man for luring a minor

    Pinal Co. Sheriff's Dept. detectives arrest Tucson man for luring a minor

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:21:14 GMT
    Alejandro Telles (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)Alejandro Telles (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)
    Alejandro Telles (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)Alejandro Telles (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)

    The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office arrested 39-year-old Alejandro Telles of Tucson after he traveled to Florence to have sex with, who he believed to be, a 14-year-old female.  

    The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office arrested 39-year-old Alejandro Telles of Tucson after he traveled to Florence to have sex with, who he believed to be, a 14-year-old female.  

  • SVPD arrest suspect in several vehicle thefts

    SVPD arrest suspect in several vehicle thefts

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:24:12 GMT
    Danny Thomas (Source: Sierra Vista Police Department)Danny Thomas (Source: Sierra Vista Police Department)
    Danny Thomas (Source: Sierra Vista Police Department)Danny Thomas (Source: Sierra Vista Police Department)

    The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on multiple counts of vehicle burglary after a citizen reported seeing suspicious activity in a parking lot.  

    The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on multiple counts of vehicle burglary after a citizen reported seeing suspicious activity in a parking lot.  

  • Lawyer: El Chapo's mental health is deteriorating

    Lawyer: El Chapo's mental health is deteriorating

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:21:14 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:41:40 GMT
    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating. (Source: CNN/Jane Rosenberg)The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating. (Source: CNN/Jane Rosenberg)
    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating. (Source: CNN)The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating. (Source: CNN)

    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating.

    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client's mental health is deteriorating.

  • BREAKING

    UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at Pueblo High

    UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at Pueblo High

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:40:32 GMT
    Pueblo Magnet High School. (Source: Google Maps)Pueblo Magnet High School. (Source: Google Maps)

    Pueblo Magnet High School in Tucson was temporarily locked down Tuesday afternoon following reports of a possible shooting in the area.

    Pueblo Magnet High School in Tucson was temporarily locked down Tuesday afternoon following reports of a possible shooting in the area.

  • Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:43:54 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:49:20 GMT
    (Source: Wikimedia Commons)(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

    The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision concerns a provision of immigration law that defines a "crime of violence."

    The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision concerns a provision of immigration law that defines a "crime of violence."

  • Carfentanil death has law enforcement warning of danger

    Carfentanil death has law enforcement warning of danger

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:14:19 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The first confirmed death in Arizona from the opioid Carfentanil has been reported and law enforcement officials are putting out the warning. "It's quite alarming. It's a very, very powerful synthetic," said Chris Wildblood, Deputy Commander with the Counter Narcotics Alliance in Tucson. 

    The first confirmed death in Arizona from the opioid Carfentanil has been reported and law enforcement officials are putting out the warning. "It's quite alarming. It's a very, very powerful synthetic," said Chris Wildblood, Deputy Commander with the Counter Narcotics Alliance in Tucson. 

  • San Luis CBP officers catch woman using her daughter to smuggle drugs

    San Luis CBP officers catch woman using her daughter to smuggle drugs

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-04-16 23:16:14 GMT
    Drugs found taped to torso of 12-year-old girl. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drugs found taped to torso of 12-year-old girl. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
    Drugs found taped to torso of 12-year-old girl. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drugs found taped to torso of 12-year-old girl. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a mother on Friday, April 13 in connection to a failed drug smuggling attempt involving the use of her 12-year-old daughter, at Arizona’s Port of San Luis.

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a mother on Friday, April 13 in connection to a failed drug smuggling attempt involving the use of her 12-year-old daughter, at Arizona’s Port of San Luis.

  • breaking

    UPDATE: EB I-10 reopens after body found near Picacho

    UPDATE: EB I-10 reopens after body found near Picacho

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:26:02 GMT

    According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, troopers were investigating a report that someone was thrown out of a stopped vehicle and abandoned at Milepost 216.

    According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, troopers were investigating a report that someone was thrown out of a stopped vehicle and abandoned at Milepost 216.

  • breaking

    UPDATE: Police said woman shot hatchet-wielding man outside store on south side

    UPDATE: Police said woman shot hatchet-wielding man outside store on south side

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-04-14 19:49:36 GMT
    (Source: Google Maps)(Source: Google Maps)

    A man was shot Friday night on Tucson's south side.

    A man was shot Friday night on Tucson's south side.

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