A state commission has scheduled a May 15 hearing to consider charges accusing a Maricopa County justice of the peace of violating state ethics rules during his 2016 election campaign. … Click to Continue »
Joe Arpaio's Infamous Arizona Tent City Closing By the time former Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio lost his re-election bid in 2016, he was widely thought of as one of the worst sheriffs in the country, if not the worst....Show More Summary
Lawyers for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have filed an appeal requesting a jury trial in his criminal contempt-of-court case. Arpaio's attorneys filed a 77-page petition Friday evening to … Click to Continue »
The Latest on former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal contempt-of-court case (all times local): 6:45 p.m. A federal judge has set new dates for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe … Click to Continue »
Joe Arpaio's Infamous Ariz. Tent City Closing By the time former Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio lost his re-election bid in 2016, he was widely thought of as one of the worst sheriffs in the country, if not the worst. HeShow More Summary
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New lawyers for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio filed motions in federal court Monday to have his criminal contempt-of-court charge dismissed or have the scheduled April 25 trial date … Click to Continue »
Maricopa County’s new sheriff called the facility a “circus.”
The former Maricopa County sheriff routinely pointed to the notorious outdoor facility as a symbol of his "tough on crime" stance. The new sheriff says it is costly and not a deterrent.
An overcrowded jail known as Tent City—created by former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to combat overcrowding in jails—will soon shutter, his predecessor Sheriff Paul Penzone said in a press conference Tuesday. The announcement was based upon the recommendation of an advisory committee...
PHOENIX (Reuters) - A controversial outdoor tent jail in Arizona that became one of the signature tough-on-crime projects of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio will be shut down, his replacement for the job said on Tuesday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone said Tuesday he’ll close the “tent city” jail in Phoenix, erasing one of the most controversial symbols of his conservative predecessor. Penzone said at a news conference Tuesday that he’d carried out a “methodical review” of the facility and concluded it was unnecessary. Show More Summary
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone says he's shutting down the famed Tent City Jail.
Maricopa County's sheriff says he's shutting down a complex of jail tents that helped make his predecessor, Joe Arpaio, a national law enforcement figure. Paul Penzone made the announcement at … Click to Continue »
Mere weeks prior to former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s trial in which he’s charged with criminal contempt, his lead defense attorney has quit. AZCentral reports that Mel McDonald filed a brief with the court that a request is being made in “good cause” and under...
An attorney who leads the legal team of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio wants to withdraw as counsel for the ex-lawman is his upcoming criminal contempt-of-court trial. Mel McDonald … Click to Continue »
An Arizona county is considering switching to mail-only ballots as of 2018. The Arizona Republic reports (http://bit.ly/2o2KGWT ) that Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes said Thursday that the move could … Click to Continue »
The new Maricopa County recorder says in a report released Thursday that a decision to drastically decrease the number of polling locations during the presidential primary election last year, which … Click to Continue »
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says gunfire in the east Mesa area resulted from an argument that started on Facebook over the weekend. Sheriff's Sgt. Joaquin Enriquez says nobody was … Click to Continue »
The Census Bureau says Arizona's Maricopa County has replaced Texas' Harris County as the county with the nation's highest annual population growth. Maricopa County includes Phoenix and most of its … Click to Continue »