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A study by a law website indicates residents of Gilbert should feel pretty safe when walking the streets during the day or at night.
When I saw the Nov. 7 KPNX Channel 12 news story headlines, “Cop cover up? Did Chandler police officers tamper with evidence after a Mesa SWAT sergeant’s DUI?” I thought, not another dirty cop!
Four boys have been arrested and booked into a juvenile detention center for brutally beating a kitten to death earlier this month, police said.
PHOENIX — A “reverse sting” operation to collar those who might be interested in robbing stash houses is “troubling” but not illegal, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Seven months after agreeing to move to a different location, the owners of a mental health facility are facing protests from a collection of local residents upset with the new location.
PHOENIX — A federal judge has rejected arguments by the Department of Justice that she cannot intercede in a congressional bid to investigate how and why the agency first lied about the Operation Fast and Furious “gun walking” operation in Arizona.
A local couple was arrested in connection with a string of robberies that encompassed three East Valley municipalities.
Police issued a warning Monday after four separate sexual assaults occurred in the same Tempe neighborhood.
As African-American males in Arizona, we are stunned, though not altogether surprised, at the bold assumptions, presumptions, and downright racist stereotypes Linda Turley-Hansen offers in “Not racism, and not guns; it’s moral absence that’s doing the killing” (East Valley Tribune, Sept. 1; also available at evtnow.com/5ua).
Tempe police officers and Maricopa County Sheriff deputies are teaming up for a major law enforcement crackdown near Arizona State University beginning this week.
This Tuesday, Aug. 27, will be the final day to vote in the Phoenix City Council election.
“It seems there are a lot of people in this world who don’t know where they came from, who they are, or where they are going. Otherwise, they wouldn’t do a lot of the bad things they are doing.”
A report by the Mesa Police Department indicates the total number of crimes committed within the city limits has dropped over the last seven years when compared to 2013 data.
A recent study conducted by Business Insider has the City of Chandler ranked as the ninth safest city in the country.
Last week there was some good news and some not so good news for East Valley cities.
A recent list of the most saintly cities in America features three East Valley municipalities in the top 15, including a second-place finish the town’s mayor said is one of the “highest honors” it has earned in its existence.
Friday will be Chandler Police Chief Sherry Kiyler’s last day on the job. She is retiring after over nine years as chief. Before leading the Chandler department, Kiyler served 31-years with the Phoenix police department where her career took her from the streets to investigating organized crime to leading the department’s homicide unit and eventually commanding the Violent Crimes Bureau.
A social-conscience espionage film that has actually thought about its "eco-terrorism" themes beyond figuring out how to mine them for suspense, "The East" sends a straight-laced overachiever undercover with a violent eco-vigilante group. Zal Batmanglij and cowriter/star Brit Marling deliver a consistently tense, morally alert story that has plenty of box-office appeal.
Characters are frequently urged to "release the beast" in "The Purge," a high-concept home-invasion shocker set in a future where one night a year, all crime is legal. But what should be a clammy exercise in claustrophobic, queasy tension becomes, in the hands of writer/director James DeMonaco, an underpowered compendium of over-familiar scare tactics and sledgehammer-subtle social satire. The intriguingly nightmarish premise may well rustle up a decent opening weekend for a picture that comes with the imprimatur of producer Michael Bay before the lukewarm word of mouth hastens its trip to DVD and VOD.
A recent arrest outside of a Mesa convenience store has drawn criticism from people who say Mesa Police Department officers appeared to use excessive force.
The weeklong detention of an American woman after Mexican authorities said they found 12 pounds of marijuana under her bus seat illustrates just one of the perils Americans face while traveling in Mexico.
Jurors who spent five months determining Jodi Arias’ fate couldn’t decide whether she should get life in prison or die for murdering her boyfriend, sending prosecutors back to the drawing board to rehash the shocking case of sex, lies and violence to another 12 people.
The same jury that convicted Jodi Arias of murder one week ago took less than three hours Wednesday to determine that the former waitress is eligible for the death penalty in the stabbing death of her one-time lover.
A Tempe man has been sentenced to life in prison after causing a crash in which an 11-year-old boy died .
The jury has rendered its verdict — Jodi Arias is guilty of first-degree murder — but the trial is far from finished.