Crime Team

BREAKING: Phoenix murder suspect arrested in Tucson

‘Thrive in the 05’ paying off in midtown neighborhood

2nd arrest made in Huachuca City church arson case

WATCH: Fallen deputy US marshal remembered as hero, family man

3 minors charged with homicide in Lakeside Park shooting investigation

Police: Arizona couple put children in trunk to let dogs ride in back seat

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Prosecutors drop case against accused BP agent

UPDATE: Young Tucson boy dead, suspect arrested following hit-and-run crash

Huachuca City police make arrest in arson case

Jefferson Park neighborhood working to develop an anti-crime committee after burglaries

Authorities release video of prison riot in Arizona

Marana Police using a new system that could help keep you safer

  Porch Pirate Protection: Grinch hits Sierra Vista home

’Tis the season for porch pirates. Do you put a priority on protecting your home from potential grinches?

U of A professor files discrimination lawsuit against AZ Board of Regents

The suit filed by Dr. Katrina Miranda against the Arizona Board of Regents has some bombshell allegations.

Tucson man accused of killing deputy marshal held without bond

Ryan Schlesinger, the Tucson man accused of killing a deputy U.S. marshal last week, will remain in custody for the foreseeable future.

Attempted armed robbery at Pantano and Wrightstown

Police were able to take the suspect into custody.

  WATCH: Small children dropped from atop border wall

Police looking for Game Stop thief

Tucson police hoping to help you find lost valuables

Houston mother accused of drowning, decapitating 5-year-old son

CCSO investigating unknown substance in accidental exposure case

Woman fatally stabbed after giving money to apparent young mother in need

Lockdown lifted in Douglas after armed man spotted at elementary school

A lockdown was lifted at schools in Douglas Monday, Dec. 3 after an armed man in body armor was spotted at a middle school.

Tucson woman sentenced to 15 years in burning of daughter

Samantha Osteraas was sentenced for severely burning her daughter with hot bath tub water.

NKY man admits to murdering Arizona woman in Florence hotel

A 32-year-old man admitted to the murder of a 26-year-old woman from Arizona at the Home 2 Suites in Burlington, KY.

Suspect on run following armed robbery on south side

A suspect is on the run following an armed robbery on the south side of Tucson late Sunday, December 2.

Seeking more information on Clements

Investigators are asking for more information on a murder suspect in Pima County.

Police: Woman picked up knives off MO store shelf, fatally stabbed stranger

Police believe the suspect chose a victim at random from the customers inside the store.

  UPDATE: Court docs reveal new details about suspect in shooting death of deputy U.S. marshal

41-year-old Chase White was killed while serving an arrest warrant on a Tucson man who is accused of allegedly stalking a police sergeant.

Tucson man arrested for first degree murder

James Daniel Candelaria is accused of shooting a man behind a Denny's

UPDATE: Jury returns verdict of guilty on all charges in Lelevier murder trial

Josh Lelevier found guilty on all charges, including 1st degree murder, in the 2017 death of his stepdaughter Jayden Glomb.

Former Maricopa County Deputy Sheriff arrested on child molestation charges

Meisner retired from the Sheriff's department in 2001.

Pima County man sentenced to prison for cyclist’s death

Eric Joseph Corral was sentenced to eight years in prison for his convictions related to the death of cyclist Scott Koch.

Tucson man warns of dating scams after photos used on fake profiles

Marcos Moreno is already happily married, but several social media profiles show otherwise. Morenos' photos have been used to create fake accounts for dating scams since 2014, a whole 32 times.

Neighbors on alert amid increase in midtown car thefts

Stolen vehicles are typically recovered within a few days and are found not too far from where they were stolen.

Video gamer arrested after fellow online player says he overheard alleged rape

A 16-year-old boy told authorities he overheard a man, with whom he was playing “Grand Theft Auto” online, assault a teenage girl during a break in gameplay.

Man accused of killing neighbor’s caged dog for attacking his own dog

The suspect said the neighbor’s pit bull escaped and bit his Chihuahua, causing it severe injuries and an $8,000 bill from the veterinarian.

Pima County man pleads guilt to child porn charges

Robert Wayne Warnes has pleaded guilty to sexually exploiting children, according to the Pima County Attorney’s Office.

Off-duty Border Patrol agent facing huge fine for causing Sawmill Fire

The off-duty Border Patrol agent who caused the Sawmill Fire last year will face years of probation and a huge fine.

Caught on camera: ‘Inchworm bandits’ crawl across floor to rob Houston restaurant

The three suspects stole $450 in tip money for servers who worked shifts over the weekend.

KOLD Investigates: Inmate released, claimed to kill girlfriend same day

Bohart violated his truth-in-sentencing release, according to his ADC profile.

Andrew Hensley facing 6 counts of sexual misconduct with a minor

Andrew Hensley fled to North Carolina before being arrested.

Serial Killer Sam Little escorted out of Ector Co. Jail

The hearing for Samuel Little, the man who could potentially be tied to over 90 murders within the United States, begins November 26.

Ways to protect yourself from cyber scams targeting holiday shoppers

You’ll want to be extra cautious as you fork out the cash or swipe your credit card when you’re doing your holiday shopping. The FBI is reminding shoppers that cyber criminals have aggressive and creative ways to steal money and personal information.

CBP: Border Patrol agents attacked by member of migrant caravan

Last night, Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents and a CBP pilot had rocks thrown at them when they tried to arrest a subject who claimed to have been part of the migrant caravans.

Man involved in homicide on east-side identified

The Tucson Police Department have identified 34-year-old David James Bohart as a suspect involved in a homicide in the 5700 Block of E. 24th Street on Wednesday Nov. 21.

UPDATE: One dead, one injured in shooting on south side of Tucson

Two men were shot on the south side of Tucson Friday, Nov. 23.

Tucson police investigating shooting near 1st Ave, Prince

Shooting in midtown leaves one with life threatening injuries, according to the Tucson Police Department.

Amazon error exposes customers’ names, emails

The online retailer said in a statement the names and email addresses of some customers were inadvertently disclosed.

Suspect used dating app to help kidnap, sexually assault woman, prosecutors say

The 19-year-old victim says a man she met on the dating app Tagged took her to an apartment, where she was sexually assaulted by multiple men for five hours.

PACC takes in 15 dogs after owner evicted

All dogs will come spayed or neutered.

UPDATE: Congress, Granada back open after earlier protest, no arrests made

The jury has returned a not guilty verdict in the trial of Lonnie Swartz, the Border Patrol agent accused of fatally shooting a Mexican teen across the international border fence in Arizona in 2012.

VIDEO: Man hit by own car during police chase

The car slammed into him and crashed into a tree and building, pinning his leg underneath.

UPDATE: Arrest made in Aug. 20 fatal crash

Arrest made in Aug. 20 fatal crash, according to the Tucson Police Department.

Police looking for a suspicious man last seen at Goodwill

Police are looking for a man who they believe was attempting to cake photos of a woman

KOLD INVESTIGATES: Unruly passengers in Tucson

Instances when police have had to go "hands on" with someone are rare at TUS.

Tucson man arrested for trying to smuggle three Mexican nationals into U.S.

Border Patrol agents say a Tucson man has been arrested on suspicion of trying to smuggle three Mexican nationals into Arizona

Real Pinal County Sheriff calls scammers pretending to be PCSO deputies

Sheriff Mark Lamb called the scammers who claim to be PCSO deputies

Lawsuit filed by two women injured on closed slide at Broadway at the Beach dismissed

A lawsuit brought by two New York women who reportedly suffered multiple broken bones on the Pipeline Slide at Broadway at the Beach’s Pavilion Park Central has been dismissed, just days after it was initially filed.

'Possession of this video is a felony’: Arrest, charges pending after sexual video spreads at area high school

Police are investigating after they say a sexual video was spread around an area high school.

Wagner family members arrested in execution-style murders of Pike Co., OH family

It is considered the state’s biggest and most complex homicide investigation.

Man found guilty in Pinal County murder says he would ‘do it again’

An Arizona man convicted of murder was caught on police video saying he would do it again

Officials: Man caught fire trying to siphon gas from U-Haul truck

Investigators are working to identify and locate the suspect.

Girl, 6, allegedly kills 1-year-old brother after being left alone with him in car

The father allegedly found his son with a seat belt wrapped around his neck, and an autopsy ruled the death a homicide by strangulation.

FBI: Elderly man arrested in bank robbery fled halfway house

The FBI says an 82-year-old man arrested on suspicion of robbing a bank in Goodyear was wanted by federal authorities for fleeing a halfway house

Man charged with attempted first degree murder after beating his girlfriend

Manuel Sesma is accused of cutting, stabbing, beating, and strangling his girlfriend.

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Naked man spotted stealing from Florence home

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office said Jeremy Lawrence, 47, is the naked man caught stealing from a Florence home in August 2018.

SVPD arrests three for sex offender violations

Three Sierra Vista men are facing charges after failing to register as a sex offender, which in Arizona is considered a class 4 felony.

Deputies: Mom charged with attempted murder after stabbing juvenile who was fighting her daughter

A mother was arrested Sunday after allegedly stabbing a juvenile that was fighting with her daughter.

Body of NC teacher killed by ’criminal organization’ found in Mexico

The Facebook page dedicated to the search of Braxton-Andrew confirmed Sunday that his body was recovered and will be brought back to North Carolina soon.

Man arrested after allegedly offering to pay family for sex with son

Police say the suspect admitted to the incident and told officers he was under the influence of drugs at the time.

Florida man tried to steal vending machine from apartment complex, police say

Police believe the suspect was trying to steal money, as the machine was found with damage to its money slot.

Arizona man gets probation for Mexican gray wolf killing

An Arizona man has pleaded guilty to shooting and killing an endangered Mexican gray wolf

Report: Gun-related deaths of Arizona children up in 2017

The Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics says in its annual review of child fatalities that 337 of those deaths last year were preventable, including 43 caused by guns

3rd victim of bar shooting in Arizona town of Globe has died

A third victim in a bar shooting in the eastern Arizona town of Globe has died

Former Tucson HDS school director sentenced for embezzling from students

Robert Alan Knapp sentenced to 48 months in prison for embezzlement.

Serial killer linked to 90 murders confesses to two Louisiana cold cases

According to the Houma Police Department, Samuel Little admitted to killing Dorothy Richards of Gray, LA, and Daisy McGuire, 40 of Houma.

Florida man accused of poisoning co-worker’s drink with bodily fluid

The charges stem from multiple incidents where the man was caught on camera allegedly putting a white bodily fluid into his co-worker's water mug.

Woman charged with animal cruelty after 44 dead dogs found in freezer

The rescued dogs were treated by animal shelter workers and taken to regional shelters for fostering or adoption.

BBB warns of holiday charity scams

According to the Better Business Bureau, minorities and younger people are more vulnerable to holiday charity scams.