The decision last month not to prosecute the police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark has added renewed urgency to the debate over police shootings in this state. And the state’s lawmakers have plunged in headfirst this year with a pair...Read more
BUCKEYE, AZ — Authorities say a Buckeye police officer remains in intensive care, but is in stable condition after getting into a crash while on his motorcycle. The crash happened around 1 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Verrado Way and...Read more
Arizona police officers forcibly removed 2-year-old boy with fever from home, video shows The mother had taken the child to a naturopathy doctor with a 105-degree fever.
An Arizona lawmaker is questioning a local police department’s use of force in removing a feverish child from a home after a doctor reported the parents to the state’s Department of Child Safety. On Feb. 25, the mother of a 2-year-old...Read more
A Virginia police dog found two missing children lost in the woods this weekend, the Powhatan Sheriff’s Office said. As daylight faded, parents and neighbors spent 45 minutes searching for the two 8-year-old children on Saturday before...Read more
A Tucson police bomb-squad officer who filed a lawsuit against the city claiming he was subjected to workplace harassment and discrimination saw his case dismissed by a federal judge Tuesday, according to court documents. Charles Pickard, a...Read more
State Rep. Anthony Kern is listed on a database of law enforcement officials accused of dishonesty, but that won’t put him in jeopardy of losing his leadership position overseeing public safety issues in Arizona. Kern, R-Glendale, was added...Read more
TUCSON, AZ — Many law enforcement agencies are working to build relationships and gain the trust of people in their communities. One Arizona agency is doing its best to lead the way, and what they’re doing is getting nationwide attention...Read more