child abuse

The parents of children who died after they were swept away by floodwaters on Tonto Creek in Gila County last year are facing criminal charges.

(AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)

Police records show the parents of a 6-year-old boy in Flagstaff facing murder and other charges in his death initially attributed his malnourished state to a medical condition, and to ingesting diet or caffeine pills.

Flagstaff Police Department

A memorial for a Flagstaff, Arizona, boy who died this week is growing with stuffed animals, flowers, balloons and messages for the child. 

Arizona Church Sued Over Decades-Old Abuse Allegations

Feb 13, 2020

New lawsuits allege two children were sexually abused by Catholic priests about 40 years ago and that the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix covered up the abuse.

J.N. Choate/Barry Goldwater Collection #GI-44, Arizona Historical Foundation, University Libraries, Arizona State University/Heard Museum

A bipartisan effort in Congress seeks to repeal several archaic federal laws that specifically discriminate against Native Americans. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports, many of the outdated statutes were passed more than a century ago.