2 arrested in Arizona in reported drug bust

Pinal County police reported two suspects were arrested on Oct. 30 outside of a Phoenix outlet mall. According to authorities, law enforcement had seen the suspects throwing bales of marijuana out of at least one vehicle while traveling on SR 347. A chase began when...

3 men accused of weapons trafficking after traffic stop

Various drug and weapons charges were handed to three men in Arizona after a traffic stop on Oct. 4. The incident began shortly after midnight when a Pinal County sheriff’s deputy allegedly spotted a driver commit a traffic violation on Interstate 10. After...

3 Arizona men accused of drug possession, theft

On Sept. 28, three Arizona residents were taken into custody after an officer’s suspicions were confirmed by a K-9 unit during a traffic stop. When the vehicle was searched, the deputies reportedly recovered alleged marijuana, supplies for the distribution and...

New changes to Arizona's medical marijuana law make waves

The Director of Arizona’s Department of Health Services, Will Humble, recently announced that those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Arizona may soon be able to legally use medical marijuana to relieve their symptoms. Interestingly, the...

Man accused of Phoenix murder may face reduced charges

A 42-year-old man who faced a first-degree murder charge, a capital offense, in relation to a July 2013 incident in Phoenix may face reduced charges. Prosecutors said they were working with the man toward a plea agreement to a second-degree murder charge, which could...

Brief Introduction to Marijuana Laws in Arizona

Some Arizona residents may benefit from understanding more about the state’s laws against marijuana. Arizona legislature prohibits any person from using, possessing, selling or producing marijuana. Transporting, transferring and importing marijuana are also...

5 accused of being involved in Arizona escort agency

Five people were recently taken into custody for allegedly operating an escort business in Arizona. Court documents indicate that the charges resulted from an investigation that began in 2013 and took months complete. The investigation reportedly began on April 30,...

18-year-old Arizona man charged in shooting that killed 1

An 18-year-old Arizona man who was accused of being involved in a shooting that left one person dead was taken into police custody on Sept. 3. According to the report, the incident occurred in the parking lot of a Taco Loco Grill located near the intersection of First...