Ben "Macklemore" Haggerty has quickly become an unlikely and conscious voice in hip-hop. His name may seem new, but this is really Haggerty's second wind, and he's using his newfound platform to speak out -- but also to have some fun. Speaking by phone from his native Seattle, Haggerty picks up in a ... More >>
Against Me! and The Cult at the Marquee Theatre
Last night's lineup was strange, to say the least.
Noise rockers The Icarus Line drew comparisons to Iggy Pop while Against Me! played its first Phoenix show after singer and guitarist Tom Gabel announced the decision to start living her life as a w ... More >>
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We see our first hipster in the Las Cruces, New Mexico gas station; we must be getting closer to SXSW. We gunned it in the rented Kia Forte straight to El Paso, where we have a fly-by, "gas station money" gig at a place called M's ... More >>
MCSOBrandi Farnberg's not a bad lookin' woman. She's also an alleged car thief.Sorry, gentlemen, according to her Facebook page, Brandi Farnberg, 23, is in a relationship. According to police, she's also an alleged car thief with aliases like "Sabrina Angelo," "Brandy Torres," and "Kacey Whitmore ... More >>
If you know where 29-year-old Matthew Papanek is, call the cops.The Peoria Police Department says it has identified the man responsible for last week's Heineken heist, during which the suspect stabbed a good samaritan who tried to stop him. Unfortunately, the alleged thug's still on the loose.Pol ... More >>
If you know this guy, call police.Authorities are asking the public's help in tracking down a man and a woman they believe are responsible for a Scottsdale jewelry heist last month.According to the Phoenix Police Department, the couple entered a jewelry gallery in downtown Scottsdale on December ... More >>
Phoenix Police DepartmentNow-former Phoenix police officer James WrenAs we reported earlier today, a Phoenix police officer has been arrested on multiple felony charges and we now have the details of the case, which include the officer allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from drug dealers dat ... More >>
The Great OneA California man faces felony theft charges after allegedly stealing a hockey jersey autographed by The Great One himself from a sports bar in North Dakota.
Authorities in North Dakota say 33-year-old Mark Stevens got drunk and swiped an Edmont ... More >>
This man is suspected of stealing more than $10,000 worth of cosmetics from Valley Walgreens drug stores.He's baaack!The Chandler makeup thief known to Chandler cops as "the blue basket bandit" has struck again, after being dormant for nearly six months.For the last 2 1/2 years, an unknown ... More >>
www.mobilesyrup.comIf you're like many of us and missed the federal government's generous "Cash for Clunkers" deadline, you may have been hoping someone would steal your dumpy old Chrysler so you can collect a little insurance money.
In the past, parking your car in certain Phoe ... More >>
Roger Vanderpool, DPS Director
The Arizona Department of Public Safety is taking credit for a decrease in auto thefts in Phoenix and Tucson, saying a smorgasbord of enforcement efforts made the difference.
Referring to a report by the National Insurance Crime Bureau that show no Arizona city i ... More >>
One in a blue moon, photo enforcement cameras do something other than make a profit off of momentarily careless drivers like Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon.
One Phoenix red-light camera helped nab a suspected motorcycle thief recently, says the Arizona Department of Public Safety.