The release of illegal immigrants from detention in anticipation of budget cuts created a new hurdle for the new-found momentum for comprehensive immigration reform, politicians on both sides of the aisle say.
About 300 people have been released from immigration detention centers in Arizona since Thursday, when the federal government started to review each case in anticipation of widespread budget cuts.
PHOENIX — Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced plans to deploy an armed volunteer posse to protect Phoenix-area students in the wake of the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.
FLORENCE — Pinal County’s sheriff plans to create an armed, all-volunteer posse to help spot drug smugglers and do intelligence support.
PHOENIX — Federal officials have ordered the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona to retrieve military surplus goods it loaned to non-police organizations in violation of distribution rules.
Neither Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu nor his ex-boyfriend will face criminal charges following a seven-month probe by the state Attorney General’s Office. officials said.
Pinal County taxpayers are on the hook for nearly $150,000 in legal fees related to three separate inquiries of Sheriff Paul Babeu or his staff.
(Updated with a response from Phoenix New Times)
Paul Babeu is dropping out of the race for Arizona's 4th Congressional District and will instead run for re-election as Pinal County sheriff.
PHOENIX - A federal agency has issued subpoenas to the Pinal County sheriff and the county board after Sheriff Paul Babeu's office refused to turn over two laptops for inspection.
PHOENIX — A federal agency has issued subpoenas to the Pinal County sheriff and the county board after Sheriff Paul Babeu’s office refused to turn over two laptops for inspection.
PHOENIX — Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu’s congressional campaign saw a marked decrease in fundraising after he faced allegations in mid-February that he threatened an ex-boyfriend with deportation, but he still raised more money during the quarter than his two Republican rivals in the race.
The lawsuit filed this week against Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu is the latest worry for him and his department, coming after three outside investigations began this spring.
PHOENIX — The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office is not cooperating with efforts by the county’s information-technology department to inspect some computer equipment as part of a federal investigation into potentially unlawful on-the-job political activity, The Arizona Republic reports.
Two of Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu's close political allies
are staying in their county jobs while exploring runs for elective
office, a practice the Board of Supervisors is proposing to end in
a meeting today.
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne has agreed to conduct an
investigation into allegations made against Pinal County Sheriff
Paul Babeu by an ex-lover.
Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, a candidate for Congress in the
new fourth congressional district, denied Saturday a published
allegation that he threatened an ex-lover with deportation.
Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu has announced his candidacy for
Republican nomination for the 4th Congressional District seat.
PHOENIX - A small airplane with three men and three young
children onboard slammed into a sheer cliff in the mile-high
mountains east of Phoenix while going around 200 mph, killing all
aboard, the Pinal County sheriff said.
SAN TAN VALLEY — Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu has announced
the formation of an exploratory committee for Congressional