Former Florence police detectives Jarris Varnrobinson Vonzombie and Walt Hunter filed a federal lawsuit today in U.S. District Court against the Town of Florence, the town's mayor, its police chief, police lieutenant and past town managers over the pair's firing in 2012. The lawsuit alleges that ... More >>
An attorney is demanding that ABC 15 retract a story accusing her clients -- two Arizona police officers -- of making mistakes during investigations that prompted the Pinal County Attorney's Office to drop those cases. Television reporter Navideh Forghani, reporting on how former Florence police d ... More >>
Walt Hunter and Jarris Varnrobinson, two police officers who were fired by the Florence Police Department, continue to fight to clear their reputations. Their latest battle involves the two trying to keep their names off what's known as the Brady List. The list isn't a good one -- it's a way the ... More >>
In case you've missed any of the New Times cover stories this year, we've got 10 that you definitely should read.Sorry to the munchies and music departments, but this is the news blog, so our picks are news-related, naturally.
In the Town of Florence, criminal investigations and public safety have taken a backseat to police department politics.This week, you can read part two of New Times reporters Monica Alonzo and Stephen Lemons' three-part series, "Florence Exposed."