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Pima County Sheriff's officials confirmed a reportedly suicidal man who was in a standoff with the SWAT team is dead.
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Two people face kidnapping and abuse charges after three girls told police they had been imprisoned by their parents in their midtown home for possibly up to two years.
A section of the road up Mount Lemmon is closed this afternoon after a vehicle fell about 100 feet in a crash on General Hitchcock Highway.The Pima County Sheriff's Department says the highway is closed between mileposts 2 and 3 to accommodate a helicopter that landed on the road to help with rescue efforts.The initial report was that a car crashed ... (more)
An 18-year-old man suspected of robbing a midtown smoke shop turned himself in to Tucson police Sunday afternoon.Adrian Pride met officers at the Tucson Police Department Main Police Station and was arrested on suspicion of one count each of attempted armed robbery, and drive-by shooting and two counts of aggravated assault, Sgt.
It may be a while before Americans can tweet their ballot or text their vote, but states are making strides to move elections from the voting booth into the hands - and even mobile devices - of voters.
On last night's AZ Illustrated Politics: Mayor Jonathan Rothschild talked about the new policies and practices related to the Tucson Police Department's enforcement of SB 1070; the lessons from the November city elections; the city's initiative to house homeless veterans; his support for the city's speedcams; and more.
Authorities in Brooks County are finding fewer bodies of suspected immigrants than last year but still expect 2013 to be the second-worst on record for deaths.
Police say human remains found in the desert outside of Tucson have been identified as those of a woman who went missing more than a year ago.
The other day I was looking through an advertisement from a local outdoor sporting goods retailer, who was gearing up for the Christmas holiday season on which so many merchants depend.
TUCSON, Ariz.>> The two girls, ages 12 and 13, stood at a neighbor's house shortly before 4 a.m. Tuesday and began pounding on the door, knocking frantically on a nearby window.
A dedication will take place in December to commemorate 32 trees planted along the Pantano River Park.
Illegal immigrants prepare to enter a bus after being processed at Tucson Sector US Border Patrol Headquarters, Aug. 9, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz.
TUCSON, Ariz. An 18-year-old man is facing a child abuse charge after Tucson police said he "intentionally" dropped his infant daughter.
By Eliott C. McLaughlin Three sisters who were imprisoned for possibly two years in a Tucson, Arizona, home were bombarded by a constant barrage of music or white noise day and night, police said Wednesday.