Maricopa County


A former elected official in metro Phoenix accused of running an illegal adoption scheme in three states involving women from the Marshall Islands has pleaded guilty to fraud charges.

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The number of jail inmates in metro Phoenix testing positive for the coronavirus has surpassed the total among state prisoners.

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office

The number of Maricopa County jail inmates who have tested positive for the coronavirus has increased sharply over the last five days.

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The taxpayer tab for the racial profiling case focusing on former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s immigration patrols is expected to reach $178 million by the summer of 2021.

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The Arizona Supreme Court has upheld a decision to remove Corporation Commissioner Boyd Dunn from the Republican Party primary ballot after a large number of his nominating signatures were deemed invalid.