Crime Team

  Split Supreme Court appears ready to allow Trump to end DACA

Sharply at odds with liberal justices, the Supreme Court’s conservative majority seemed ready Tuesday to allow the Trump administration to abolish protections that permit 660,000 immigrants to work in the U.S., free from the threat of deportation.

TEP warns of scam; calls, texts threaten service shut-off

UPDATE: Suspect charged in stabbing near Home Depot in Marana

AZGFD offering reward after Harris’s hawk found alive, shot with arrow

Former Tucson Fire captain David Watson loses appeal in triple murder case

Woman accused of leaving two young children in car reaches plea agreement

Police: Suspect arrested in massacre of U.S. citizens in Mexico

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Woman facing charges after detectives collect narcotics from home where two men fatally shot

DEA warns about counterfeit fentanyl pills from Mexico

Businessman freed after being kidnapped near Tucson, taken to Mexico

  Tucson police looking for masked men who robbed Culver’s

Pinal County deputies arrest one of three suspects wanted for burglary at San Tan Heights Elementary School

UPDATE: Pima County deputies looking for the driver of a dark-colored Dodge

Maricopa County detention officer dies after jail attack

Authorities said a Maricopa County Sheriff's Office detention officer who was comatose after being attacked by a jail inmate has died

  Phoenix police release video of officer-involved shooting

New video from the Phoenix Police Department shows details of police-involved shooting.

Pima County deputies make drug bust at home in midtown Tucson

Authorities said they found $50,000 in drugs, $77,000 in cash and two handguns while serving a search warrant at a home in midtown Tucson.

How to check for sex offenders before heading out to trick-of-treat

The Arizona Department of Public Safety's app AZDPS Mobile has the latest information on registered sex offenders in your neighborhood.

UPDATE: Brinks employee taken into custody by FBI after armored car found abandoned with money missing near Costco in Tempe

Police: Arizona daycare owner admits to molesting young girl

Mass grave near Rocky Point yields 42 bodies

Photography ban outside Arizona appellate courts criticized

  ‘Evil, straight evil:’ Couple heartbroken to find memorial for infant son vandalized

Tucson man pleads guilty to preparing 44 false returns

Leader of Phoenix-area activists group accused of ID theft

The leader of a group of activists against illegal immigration is facing an identity theft charge

Documents reveal new details of brutal attack at family’s home on Tucson’s northwest side

Louis Leonard was arrested Thursday, Oct. 24 on several charges, including attempted murder after allegedly breaking into a Tucson-area home and attacking a family.

30 migrants locked in semitrailer taken into custody at I-19 checkpoint near Amado

The U.S. citizen driver and passenger will face prosecution for human smuggling violations.

Police searching for suspect from shooting on Tucson’s south side

One person suffers non-life-threatening injuries

New details: Tanque Verde teacher accused of sexual contact with minor

Court documents reveal William Yaw allegedly committed acts at his apartment, school

  Witness reacts to midtown shooting

‘I’ve got to get out of here’

Midtown shooting incident leaves one man seriously injured

Suspect has not been detained

Arizona trooper shoots trucker to stop wrong-way big rig

Authorities say an Arizona state trooper shot and wounded a man driving a big rig the wrong way and through the median during a pursuit after bolting from a traffic stop and commercial vehicle inspection on Interstate 40

Tucson man gets 13 years for child sex abuse

Christopher James Preston, 52, was convicted of sexually abusing a player on his baseball team in 1998.

Teen facing attempted murder charge following assault at home on northwest side of Tucson

Authorities said Louis Leonard, 18, attacked three people in a home on Tucson's northwest side.

Sheriff Mark Napier responds to no-confidence vote by union

Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier has responded to a no-confidence vote by members of a union.

Arizona man arrested, suspected of stealing grave markers

Arizona authorities have arrested a man suspected of stealing more than 1,700 brass grave markers from a Litchfield Park cemetery and selling them for profit

Trial delayed for Ryan Schlesinger, Tucson man accused of killing deputy U.S. marshal

Ryan Schlesinger’s trial was set to start Nov. 5, but a judge issued a delay until February 2020 to give the defense more time to prepare.

TPD looking to identify armed robbery suspect linked to multiple robberies in Tucson area

Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is asked to call 88-CRIME

  UPDATE: Surveillance video released after Pima County deputy turns self in on shoplifting, fraud charges

Ryan Fuller, 35, allegedly shoplifted from the Walmart on Oracle and Tangerine in Oro Valley.

  Prop 205 Mural Vandalized

The homeowners are known to use this space of their fence for a variety of issues and causes, and recently teamed up with the PDI.

UPDATE: Man identified in pursuit on TUS airfield

Could face multiple felony charges

Seven men arrested in multi-agency sexual predator sting in Phoenix area

Each of the seven men are accused of arriving at undercover locations to meet up with who they believed were minors in order to complete the sex acts.

Search warrant reveals items found in home where two Tucson men were fatally shot

Police released the search warrant from a home where two Tucson men were shot.

  PCSD: $1,200 shopping spree charged to stolen credit cards

Suspect took money, cards from unlocked car

  Authorities: One injured, suspect on run following shooting at Mr. An’s in Tucson

Restaurant closed for repairs on Monday

  AMO team in Sierra Vista helps secure border

Predator drone also an important asset in other missions

TPD: Bank robbery suspect returns to east side grocery store

Police in Tucson shared new and old photos Saturday night of a woman suspected of robbing a bank on the city’s east side.

Arizona appellate judges revisit Arias murder case

Arias is currently serving a life sentence for a first-degree murder conviction she received in the death of her then-boyfriend Travis Alexander.

  UPDATE: Police identify carjacking suspect who damaged vehicles on Grant and Stone

The suspect was taken into custody and charged with multiple crimes including driving under the influence.

  32 immigrants found inside refrigerated truck at I-19 border checkpoint

Two arrested, charged with felony human smuggling violations

  UPDATE: Two men killed in midtown shooting identified, could be narcotics-related

Woman tells police the men were breaking into her house

Tucson mom who pleaded guilty to child abuse sentenced

According to the interim complaint, the woman had previously refused to get her son medical help when he needed it.

  UPDATE: Police investigate shooting on Tucson’s east side

One man suffered life-threatening injuries in the shooting.

Man convicted of trying to watch teen girl through bathroom window

Aaron James Wells caught by girl’s mother

Book Richardson released from prison

Served 90-days after bribery plea

Man arrested for aggravated assault after pointing rifle at gardeners

Thomas Locke was booked into the Pima County Jail on three counts of aggravated assault and two counts of threats and intimidation.

UPDATE: Police identify man killed in officer-involved shooting on Tucson’s east side

Detectives and department administration are conducting a full investigation into the incident.

  UPDATE: Police try to identify suspect from incident at Islamic Center of Tucson on 9/11

It was reported that the suspect shouted obscenities to people at the ICT. He is also accused of urinating on the entrance to the center.

  PCSD: Suspect displays gun during robbery

Robbery happened early Sept. 20 at Circle K near River and Oracle roads

  UPDATE: Police identify victims involved in a shooting in Sierra Vista

Police not looking for any additional suspects

UPDATE: One suspect arrested following shooting in desert near Casa Grande

Two other suspects are currently outstanding and believed to be in Mexico.

Maricopa County assessor indicted on adoption fraud charges

Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen indicted in adoption fraud scheme

Southern Arizona agencies receive $2 million grant for sexual assault cases

The grant will help them better respond to cold cases involving sexual assault.

  Vandalism at Little Free Library brings community together

Volunteers to keep watchful eye over neighborhood project

Former Border Patrol agent accused of sexual assault by fellow agent

Gus Zamora, 51, has been accused of sexually assaulting a fellow Border Patrol agent.

Governor appoints new Arizona Department of Corrections director

David Shinn replaces Charles Ryan

Two injured in shooting near University of Arizona campus

Officials are still searching for the suspects at this time.

  Tucson mayoral candidate challenges others after ‘orchestrated removal’ of campaign signs

A man was caught on camera removing signs this week.

How to protect kids from kidnappers, predators, sex traffickers

At least one child victim of human trafficking from the age of 13-14 is rescued every month in Northwest Louisiana.

  Tucson woman warns of social media scams

Audrey Gardoni sharing her story to protect others

  CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man walks off with campaign signs on Tucson’s streets

One candidate said he was "disappointed" to see the man remove signs from his campaign.

Tucson man gets life prison term for fatal 2017 stabbing

A Tucson man has been sentenced to life in prison in a fatal stabbing in 2017 and an assault on his ex-girlfriend

Former student in Puerto Rico may face charges for threat against Sahuarita schools

Accused of posting threat to social media

Man accused of sexually assaulting migrant in desert near Ajo

The Pima County Sheriff’s Department said Antonio Cruz-Morales, 33, is being held on two counts of sexual assault.

Tucson man gets life sentence for 2017 murder

Scott Baucom was convicted in the death of Mitchell Smith

  Students arrested, schools closed or locked down following multiple online threats in southern Arizona

Authorities are continuing to investigate the threats and ask anyone with additional information to call 88-CRIME.

  Wrong-way crash in Phoenix caught on camera

Four-vehicle collision happened on southbound I-17 near Thomas Road

Teen facing felony charges for threat against Sahuarita schools

Social media post involved picture of firearms, comments about shooting students

  Sahuarita Unified School District cancels class after receiving threat

Police investigating multiple threats

  Authorities: Tucson man killed son while trying to exorcise demon

A Tucson man killed his son while trying to exorcise a demon from the 6-year-old, according to court documents.

Authorities investigating calls about shots fired in midtown Tucson

The Tucson Police Department said the incident happened around 1:30 p.m. near County Club and Grant roads.

  Tucson woman sentenced for poisoning her child

Ashley Christina Castro admitted to poisoning her 4-year-old son Ezekial Castro, who died in 2015.