AZ corrections officer accused of sexual contact with inmates - Tucson News Now

Pima Co. corrections officer accused of sexual contact with inmates

Posted: Updated:
Jorge Renteria-Urias Jorge Renteria-Urias
TUCSON, AZ (CBS5) -

A Pima County Sheriff's Department corrections officer has been arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with inmates.

On Wednesday, detectives investigated allegations against the officer of inappropriate contact with inmates.

The evidence led them to arrest Jorge Renteria-Urias and book him into the Pima County Adult Detention Center.

He was charged with nine counts of felony unlawful sexual conduct in a correctional facility.

The Pima County Sheriff's Department said Renteria-Urias is on unpaid leave pending his termination. 

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow