County taxes among lowest in state
Mohave Valley News
Mohave County has one of the lowest combined tax rates in the state. Coconino, La Paz, Yuma, Graham, Yavapai, Santa Cruz and Maricopa counties all have a jail tax. Coconino, Pinal, Gila, Pima and Maricopa counties have a county road tax. Coconino ...
Another Bonnie and Clyde
In another shootout, they killed a Maricopa County sheriff's deputy before abandoning their car and hiding in a cave in the Estrella Mountains near Chandler. There, Dague and Schroeder engaged authorities in another gun battle before finally ...
Former Phoenix mayor confronts false child-sex-crimes allegation
It was the spring of 2008 when Mayor Gordon went toe-to-toe with Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio over his crime sweeps targeting illegal immigrants. On March 28 of that year, Gordon spoke at the Cesar Chavez Luncheon. He says his staff had concerns ...
Kids don jail-issue jumpsuits, spend the night at Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Tent City
A parade of children and teenagers emerged, each wearing a striped, awkwardly baggy jail-issue jumpsuit. These kids, ages 9 to 18, are participants in a two-day program, Camp Summer Stars, hosted by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, with an overnight ...
Mother/son duo charged with defrauding elderly Florence residents
On Wednesday Jessie Parks was transported to the Pinal County jail and an arraignment is set for July 1, according to the Pinal County Sheriff's Office. Daniel Parks remains in Durango jail in Maricopa County. Both are being held on a $15,000 bond, ...
Trooper who stopped wrong-way driver in deliberate crash leaves hospital
In an update Friday morning, DPS also identified the woman who was driving a pickup truck the wrong way on State 87 near Bush Highway. Barbara Christine McLaughlin, 47, of Phoenix, was booked into jail for aggravated assault and criminal damage.
Arizona Capitol Times
Living on a mat and a sheet: Phoenix overflow shelters to close in October
Arizona Capitol Times
On June 1, she left the Lower Buckeye Jail near 35th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road and walked all the way to the overflow shelters on the Human Services Campus at 11th Avenue and Jackson Street. On June 21 ... A coalition of funders, including the city ...
More details emerge in downtown Tempe assault case
Escobedo was being held Thursday in a Maricopa County jail in lieu of a $25,000 bond. He faces charges of aggravated assault, assault and theft of a credit card, records say. 20 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. Read or Share this ...