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  • **FILE** Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Associated Press)

    HUMPHRIES: Exclusive inteview with Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio

    Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio takes the dumping of illegal aliens in his Maricopa County as an “affront” because Arizona has been a high-profile critic of federal immigration policy.

  • Arizona sheriff says he won't run for governor

    The sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix says he won't enter the Arizona governor's race, marking the fifth time since 1998 that he has flirted with - and ultimately decided against - seeking the state's highest elected office.

  • Arizona probes whether deputy targeted Hispanics

    An Arizona sheriff's deputy who recently killed himself may have been shaking down immigrants in an unusual case where authorities discovered hundreds of hours of recorded traffic stops, driver's licenses, passports and other documents in the man's home during a drug investigation, according to newly released court records.

  • Traffic-stop recordings found at deputy's house

    Hundreds of hours of recorded traffic stops were found inside the home of a former Maricopa County sheriff's deputy before his death in an apparent suicide, an attorney said Friday in revealing another potentially troubling discovery connected to the officer.

  • Judge holds closed-door meeting in profiling case

    A judge overseeing a racial profiling case against the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office held a nearly two-hour closed-door meeting in a Phoenix courtroom to discuss an unspecified police operation by the agency.

  • Evidence from cases found at ex-deputy's home

    A former Maricopa County sheriff's deputy who was arrested after a standoff with law enforcement only to die days later of an apparent suicide had evidence from criminal cases and a collection of IDs belonging to other people in his home, investigators said in court records.

  • Arrested deputy found dead inside his Phoenix home

    A former Maricopa County Sheriff's deputy arrested earlier this week on drug charges was found dead in his west Phoenix home Thursday in an apparent suicide, authorities said.

  • Judge: Arpaio complied with racial profiling order

    A federal judge who ruled that the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office racially profiled Latinos in immigration and traffic patrols determined Wednesday that hundreds of deputies and employees completed a court-mandated assignment to get familiar with his verdict.

  • FILE - This March 11, 2014 file photo shows Mickey, a pit bull, at West Valley Animal Care Center in Phoenix, Ariz. Mickey attacked 4-year-old Kevin Vicente in Feburary 2014. Phoenix Municipal Court Judge Deborah Griffith ruled Tuesday, April 29, Mickey spend the rest of its life in an animal shelter set up in an old jail by the sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix. The no-kill shelter opened in 2000 by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, an animal lover who offered to take in the 4-year-old pit bull. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Michael Schennum, File)  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES

    Dog that mauled boy to live in sheriff's shelter

    A judge ruled Tuesday that a pit bull that mauled a 4-year-old boy earlier this year will spend the rest of its life in an animal shelter set up in an old jail by the sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix.

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