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A Mesa preschool employee accused of child abuse after police found a 2-year-old girl restrained in a sleeping area has changed her plea to guilty.
A Mesa police officer faces charges after he allegedly engaged in sexual contact with two female victims and molested a child under the age of 15.
A Tucson man is going to get a second — and improved — chance to escape child molestation charges because the police department threw out a an audio tape of an interview with the victim.
A Chandler man accused of luring a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy to have sex has pleaded not guilty in the case.
A Chandler man was arrested at his home and is accused of driving a 14-year-old boy from Massachusetts to Arizona and having sex with him, according to a police report.
A judge is expected to formally impose a life sentence on an Arizona woman convicted of fatally beating her husband with a hammer.
Juries are entitled to hear from an expert witness on a particular type of crime even if that person knows nothing about the specific victims in the case, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
The Chandler Police Department arrested a man for allegedly distributing nude photos of his 9-year-old son online.
A member of a Gilbert-based nonprofit group says a recent step taken by Gov. Jan Brewer to combat human trafficking is necessary to stem the tide of an escalating issue across the state.
An 18-year-old Arizona man accused of preying upon school students faces multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual conduct with a minor and other crimes, a prosecutor's office said Thursday.
A jury on Wednesday spared the life of an Arizona woman convicted of beating her husband to death with a hammer, sentencing her to life in prison instead of the death penalty.
Mesa’s School Safety and Security Department created a website, Take 25, for parents to make time to talk about child safety.
Jurors who convicted an Arizona woman of fatally beating her husband with a hammer are scheduled to resume their deliberations Thursday over whether she warrants the death penalty.
A Gilbert woman was convicted of first-degree Tuesday for bludgeoning her husband to death with a hammer in what prosecutors said was a failed bid to collect on a life insurance policy to repay about $300,000 in loans from her boyfriend.
An Arizona woman on trial in the hammer-beating death of her husband five years ago carried out the attack in a failed bid to collect on a life insurance policy, a prosecutor said, urging jurors to reject her claim that she was defending herself against a sexually abusive husband.
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The journalist responsible for casting a national spotlight on polygamist Warren Jeffs says the practice is alive and well in Arizona and the man with 78 wives is still calling the shots from prison.
A Gilbert charter school teacher has been sentenced to lifetime probation with sex offender terms for having a sexual relationship with a teenage student.
A former boyfriend of an Arizona woman accused of fatally bludgeoning her husband with a hammer testified Monday that he repeatedly loaned her money, even in the weeks after she was arrested in the attack.
The Gilbert Police Department has arrested a Junior ROTC instructor at Highland High School accused of engaging in a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student.
The Chandler Police Department has sent out a notice for a convicted sex offender who has moved into the city.
Mesa police say the mother's boyfriend has been arrested in the death of a 14-year-old girl whose body was found in a dumpster last week.
A former assistant Tempe High School band instructor accused of having a sexual relationship with a female student has pleaded guilty.
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A Gilbert woman has been sentenced to 13 1/2 years in prison and lifetime probation for abusing her adopted son.