By Tim Royan | Friday, Aug. 23, 2019
PHOENIX – Police departments have looked to technology for solutions to criticisms, such as body-worn cameras to monitor police and public behavior and early-intervention software to sniff out bad behavior. Experiments with better community engagement, including civilian review boards with subpoena power, also are being considered or field-tested. Phoenix police plan to launch accountability procedures to document every time an officer draws a gun.
By Melissa Robbins | Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019
SCOTTSDALE – Taliesin West in Scottsdale and seven other Frank Lloyd Wright structures were inducted last month.
By Elly Lundberg and Taniyah Williamson | Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona’s outdoor workers share tips on how they stay safe and cool during the summer, as no federal safety standards are in place to protect them. But a new bill aims to change that.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Monday, Aug. 5, 2019
PHOENIX – Organizations offering drug users clean needles and educational materials have been linked to decreases in bloodborne diseases, but they’re forced to operate in a legal gray area in Arizona.
By Tanner Puckett | Friday, Aug. 2, 2019
PHOENIX – Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke to an estimated 3,500 people in Tempe on Thursday about her 2020 presidential election platform, emphasizing an overhaul of the nation’s immigration laws.
By Miranda Faulkner | Wednesday, July 31, 2019
WASHINGTON - Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich asked the U.S. Supreme Court to stop the Sackler family from "looting" Purdue Pharma of billions of dollars being sought by victims of the opioid crisis the company is accused of helping create.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Monday, July 29, 2019
PHOENIX – Phoenix has designated four downtown parking meters decorated by local artists to accept donations for PHX C.A.R.E.S. to help fight homelessness.
By Taniyah Williamson | Friday, July 26, 2019
By Tom Maxedon | Tuesday, July 23, 2019
PHOENIX – The public has until Aug. 11 to comment on plans to improve telecommunications at Grand Canyon National Park.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Thursday, July 18, 2019
PHOENIX – The publication of offensive messages from Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s private chats has sparked protests in Phoenix and across the U.S.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Wednesday, July 17, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona’s rainy season has yet to begin due to a delayed start to crucial weather systems. Though monsoon season holds 30 percent of the Valley’s rainfall, Phoenix has seen none since the start of June.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Monday, July 15, 2019
TUCSON – Leaders of a short-term shelter for migrants seeking asylum are asking Pima County to lease three units of an old juvenile detention facility. The dormitory-style space for about 300 migrants would include a commercial kitchen and laundry.