Leading Off: ? Maricopa County, AZ Sheriff: It's hard to believe, but Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's decades-long reign of terror might finally come to an end next month. According to a new poll from the Behavior Research Center,...Show More Summary
The latest Arizona polls put Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio 15 points behind his Democratic counterpart, Paul Penzone in his re-election bid, the Hill reports. According to the Arizona Republic/Morrison/Cronkite News, Arpaio trails Penzone’s 46 percent at 31 percent. Arpaio has been a...
Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio’s attempt at a seventh term in Maricopa County is in jeopardy, according to the latest poll.
It’s hard to believe, but Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s decades-long reign of terror might finally come to an end next month. According to a new poll from the Behavior Research Institute, conducted on behalf of several local Arizona...Show More Summary
Looks like there may be a new sheriff in town soon. Anti-immigrant firebrand Joe Arpaio is trailing badly in his re-election bid for sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, according to an Arizona Republic/Morrison/Cronkite News poll. The...Show More Summary
Sheriff Joe Arpaio gets a lot of attention in Phoenix for being corrupt, infantile, fanatical, and power hungry, but he's not the only bad public servant there. Bill Montgomery, the Maricopa County Attorney, is one of the nation's worst prosecutors. Montgomery, a Republican, is facing re-election on Nov. 8. Show More Summary
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has repeatedly proven himself to be a repugnant human being who is uniquely devoid of ethical judgment. But as Arpaio runs for his seventh term of tyranny, he may have finally crossed the line fromShow More Summary
Sheriff Joe Arpaio gets a lot of attention in Phoenix for being corrupt, infantile, fanatical, and power hungry, but he's not the only bad public servant out there. Bill Montgomery, the Maricopa County Attorney, is one of the nation's worst prosecutors. Montgomery, a Republican, is facing re-election on Nov. 8. Show More Summary
According to local activist Alejandra Gomez, racism and xenophobia allegations have trailed Arpaio for years. The post Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Faces a Criminal Charge and a Community Working to Unseat Him appeared first on Rewire...
It’s been a week from hell for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and it couldn't be happening to a more deserving guy. On Tuesday, federal prosecutors in Arizona charged America's worst lawman with criminal contempt of court for violating...Show More Summary
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US Justice Department lawyers are pursuing criminal contempt of court charges against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio for his violation of a federal judge’s order in a racial profiling case. Arpaio is known nationally for pioneering local strategies for taking on illegal immigration. The...
The longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix has walked away from criminal investigations in the past without facing charges and still has managed to get re-elected. Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who became … Click to Continue »
Couldn't happen to a nicer guy.
One of the country's most controversial law enforcement officials is now facing prison time of his own. Joe Arpaio, the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, will be charged with contempt of court for ignoring a federal judge's orders. Show More Summary
Arpaio could face up to six months in jail if convicted of misdemeanor contempt.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who has made a name for himself as a tough lawman in Phoenix, Ariz., will be charged with criminal contempt of court for defying a judge’s orders to stop immigration patrols. Federal prosecutors announced their intent to charge the Maricopa County sheriff on Tuesday, and if convicted, he could face jail time, […]
The Department of Justice announced Tuesday it will file criminal charges against Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio for violating a years-old federal court order requiring that he end his “immigration patrols” in the greater Phoenix area because they illegally racially-profiled Hispanics. Show More Summary
Prosecutors said Tuesday they will charge Sheriff Joe Arpaio with criminal contempt-of-court for defying a judge's orders to end his signature immigration patrols in Arizona, exposing the 84-year-old lawman to the possibility of jail time and clouding his political future as he seeks a seventh term. The announcement in federal...
Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces a misdemeanor charge of defying a court order to stop racial profiling of Latinos suspected of being in the U.S. illegally.