Sean is a freelance reporter with a 30-year career in print news. He was an investigative reporter at The Arizona Republic and the Oakland Tribune. He won a Sigma Delta Chi award for investigative reporting. He’s covered transportation, terrorism, the border, disasters, child welfare, courts, and breaking news.
2 days ago | Crime
Joe McCool and the gang guaranteed that investors would make 15 percent a month, but said 5 percent would be plowed back in to buy insurance on the original investment. The plan couldn’t fail.
10 days ago | Fire
An extraordinary crew of 20 women find redemption in fighting fires.
11 days ago | Crime
Trial began today to decide if Sammantha Allen should get the death penalty for the murder of her 10-year-old cousin, Ame Deal, who was locked in a footlocker.
15 days ago | Arpaio
Criminal contempt trial of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio comes to an end; the case is now in the hands of Federal Judge Susan Bolton
16 days ago | Arizona
Caution? Not enough evidence? Why did the Maricopa County Attorney's Office take so long to indict the suspect in the Serial Street Shooter case?
21 days ago | DUI
Last year 507 drivers were busted for DUI during this period; police will be out in force this year.