Arizona police would have the right to destroy medical marijuana seized in investigations under a proposed law -- even if the police seizures were made improperly or illegally.
State Senator Kimberly Yee, R-Phoenix, hasn't actually introduced a bill yet at the State Capitol, apparently preferring t ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio apologized today to the victims of El Mirage sex-crimes cases that went uninvestigated due to incompetent police work under his watch."Sometimes these kinds of things occur in big departments like (the Maricopa sheriff's office)," Arpaio said during a press conf ... More >>
Paul Chagolla allegedly threatened to arrest an Arizona Republic reporter and have her baby put in CPS custody for no valid reason -- but Sheriff Arpaio doesn't want to investigate.
Usually, Arpaio loves a good probe.
The list of questionable investigations the five-term sheriff has launched ... More >>
Shawn Nau, Maricopa County's general government director, was responsible for leaking records about former deputy Joel Fox to the press in apparent defiance of a court order.Though county spokeswoman Cari Gerchick told us last week that the leaker had received a written reprimand for his actions, ... More >>
Andrew Thomas will wait until March to find out if his law license will be yanked.
The Arizona State Bar's disciplinary proceeding against former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and two of his former employees wrapped up today.
The three-man panel that oversaw the case is expected ... More >>
Want to hear a former Maricopa County attorney try to explain a conspiracy for which he has no good evidence about? Watch now.Former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas is back on the stand this morning in the State Bar's disciplinary proceeding against him.Here's the link to the state Supreme ... More >>
Deputy Chief Paul Chagolla is alleged to have threatened a reporter with arrest, and put her baby in CPS custody, all because she did her job.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio won't say whether one of his deputy chiefs, Paul Chagolla, deserves to be investigated for allegedly threatening ... More >>
Sheriff Joe Arpaio faced 5 1/2 hours of questioning in January as part of an investigation into a memo written by one of his top deputies that alleged corruption by his command staff.
The Arizona Republic dug up billing records that provide evi ... More >>