Today in Found at the Border: U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers inspecting the vehicle of a Phoenix man on his way back into the United States found a Thai woman in the man's suitcase.According to a CBP spokeswoman, the 56-year-old Phoenix resident -- whose name wasn't released -- was driv ... More >>
Christine Jones' DUI story just doesn't add up. Jones, the former Go Daddy general counsel now running as a Republican candidate for Arizona governor, said during an April 2004 stop she'd just had one drink nearly five hours earlier. Yet two breathalyzer tests showed her BAC at .102 and .103.
A DUI suspect who passed out in the middle of a Phoenix street while behind the wheel of his SUV was apparently sleeping for so long that he ran out of gas.Jason Taylor, 22, was found shortly after 5 a.m. by a newspaper deliveryman. Taylor was slumped over the steering wheel of his Jeep Compass on a ... More >>
A 78-year-old woman who thought she put her Toyota SUV into park outside a Mesa fabric store yesterday was incorrect, and ended up driving quite a distance into the store, hitting three people.
If you enjoy the pleasures of two-wheeled vehicles like we do, you know why we had goosebumps after hearing about the fatal car-bike collision on Sunday in north Scottsdale.The victim, 53-year-old Shawn McCarty, was doing everything right. He had a helmet on and was riding in a bike lane. It was abo ... More >>
An off-duty Department of Public Safety helicopter pilot, as well as two others, were killed in a head-on car wreck last night on the U.S. 93 north of Wickenberg.According to the DPS, Matthew Uhl, a 46-year-old civilian helicopter pilot with the DPS assigned to Kingman Air Rescue, was driving a D ... More >>
Tempe Police DepartmentIf you know a guy who looks like this composite sketch -- and who drives a silver Rav4 -- call the cops.If you know someone who looks the illustration above, call the cops -- according to Tempe police, he's been trying to lure kids into his SUV in several separate incidents ... More >>
Pinal County Sheriff's Office 28-year-old Jessica VelascoThe Pinal County Sheriff's Office seized about $9 million worth of meth and black-tar heroin during a traffic stop on SR 347 just south of Maricopa, and the man moving the drugs apparently is going "going to be pissed." About 9 ... More >>
Image: www.gonatgas.comNatural gas exec Murry Gerber and his wife are taking a cross-country trip in a natural-gas-powered Hummer H2 to tout the fuel - and rip on electric and compact cars along the way. A Pittsburgh natural-gas exec and his wife will donate $2,500 to a central Phoenix s ... More >>
U.S. Immigration and Customs EnforcementDo yourself a favor: if you own a white conversion van, don't drive it near Nogales -- especially if you're carting around more than a ton of marijuana.According to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, last week, ICE agents saw a white conversion van s ... More >>
www.shoelace.org Let's just hope her kids aren't in the backseat.Two teenage girls made history at a border checkpoint in Yuma, but it's hardly a record that will make their families swell with pride. The two unnamed girls, ages 18 and 19, were arrested by border patrol agents for attempt ... More >>
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