Joe Arpaio

File photo of Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Self-Proclaimed Toughest Sheriff Faces Re-Election

Voters decide Tuesday whether to give the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America a sixth term as he faces his most serious political challenge.

11/06/2012

File photo of automobile engines on racks in warehouse. (credit: Frank Rothe/GettyImages)

MCSO Arrests 6 At Phoenix Auto Parts Business

Six people have been arrested at a Phoenix auto parts business by Maricopa County Sheriff’s deputies in an employer sanctions operation.

06/14/2012

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with a reporter outside city jail in this May 3, 2010, file photo. The US Justice Department on May 10, 2012 sued Arpaio, his office and the county over civil rights violations involving racial profiling.  (Photo Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS / AFP / GettyImages)

Will Arpaio’s Popularity Continue Amid Lawsuit?

The careers of most politicians would crumble under the heavy scrutiny that the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America now faces.

05/12/2012

Sen. McCain Campaigns In Arizona

Arizona Sheriff Facing Long Odds After Gay Outing

A prominent Arizona sheriff’s conservative image took a beating as he was forced to admit publicly that he is gay and was involved in a relationship with a Mexican immigrant who claims the sheriff threatened to have him deported if he revealed their relationship.

02/19/2012

Arpaio Speaks About Lawsuit

Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been sued by the Department of Justice because he has not given federal investigators documents needed for their probe into allegations the lawman’s department discriminates against Hispanics.  Arpaio spoke with Alan […]

09/02/2010

Arizona Helped Deport 26,000 without New Law

Alan Stock and Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio at First Friday event. (AP)  WASHINGTON (AP) – Without the benefit of their state’s strict new immigration law, officers from a single Arizona county helped deport more […]

07/28/2010

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