Joe Arpaio

Does Joe Arpaio Racially Profile? A Federal Court Will Decide

by Julianne Hing on Jul 19, 2012 10:42AM

Immigrant rights groups say they've long known the answer.

Topics: Joe Arpaio, Immigration, Criminal Justice

Justice Dept. Finally Cuffs Sheriff Joe, But Not the Policy That Made Him

by Julianne Hing on Jan 5, 2012 9:54AM

Sheriff Joe Arpaio has cried uncle, sort of, in his standoff with DOJ over racial profiling and other abuses. But what about the Homeland Security program that enabled his behavior in the first place?

Topics: Immigration, Joe Arpaio

What Arpaio Didn't Do This Time: Over 400 Sex Crimes Ignored

by Noelle de la Paz on Dec 8, 2011 9:50AM

While "America's Toughest Sheriff" chased down immigrants, his office also refused to investigate child abuse claims involving the children of undocumented residents.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Immigration, Joe Arpaio

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Inner Circle Falls Apart

by Julianne Hing on May 2, 2011 8:45AM

Two Maricopa County deputies resign after a new report reveals the posse's striking abuse of power.

Topics: Politics, Joe Arpaio

Joe Arpaio Launches "Air Posse" to Hunt Immigrants at Border

by Julianne Hing on Mar 30, 2011 12:10PM

The plan involves sending citizen vigilantes into the skies with automatic weapons.

Topics: Immigration, Joe Arpaio

Steven Seagal Partners with Arpaio, Rolls into Arizona in a Tank

by Julianne Hing on Mar 24, 2011 1:29PM

Meanwhile, Phoenix has had to lay off actual police officers to deal with its budget shortfall.

Topics: Immigration, Joe Arpaio

Arizona's History of Hate: A Timeline

by Jamilah King on Jan 11, 2011 11:37AM

Activists at Alto Arizona map out over two decades of political violence in the state.

Topics: Immigration, History, Joe Arpaio

Dispatch from Arizona: Life Without Sanctuary

by Aarti Shahani on Aug 9, 2010 12:15PM

In the freak show that is Arizona politics, it's hard to remember that real people live here. Their lives just keep getting harder.

Topics: Dispatches, Immigration, Arizona's SB 1070, Joe Arpaio

Feds to Arpaio: Cooperate in Civil Rights Case or We'll Sue

by Seth Freed Wessler on Aug 4, 2010 11:50AM

Justice officials tell the notorious sheriff he's got until Aug. 17 to hand over documents.

Topics: Immigration, Joe Arpaio

Joe Arpaio's Newest Victim

by Valeria Fern?ndez on Apr 30, 2009 12:00PM

Maria Garcia had her arm broken in the Arizona sheriff's jails. Now, other imprisoned immigrant women issue pleas for help.

Topics: Joe Arpaio