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Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks to members of the media  during a visit to the Rancho Bernardo Inn on Aug. 10, 2010 in Rancho Bernardo, Calif. (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Sheriff’s Office: Canadian Teen Arrested For Threatening To Cut Arpaio’s Genitals Off To Turn Him ‘Into A Woman’

A Canadian teen has been arrested for threatening to cut off Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s genitals to turn him into a woman.

01/08/2014

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with a reporter.  (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Monitor Candidates Criticized In Profiling Case

Lawyers in the racial profiling case against the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office are criticizing their rivals’ recommended candidates to monitor the agency’s operations to ensure it isn’t making unconstitutional arrests.

12/15/2013

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (R) attends a rally for the Tea Party Express national tour on Oct. 22, 2010 in Phoenix, Ariz. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Monday Marks Deadline In Racial Profiling Case

Lawyers in the racial profiling case against the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office face a Monday deadline for recommending who should be appointed to monitor the agency’s operations to ensure it isn’t making unconstitutional arrests.

12/09/2013

File photo of a classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Armed Sheriff’s Office Volunteer Posse Resumes School Patrols

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s office is resuming patrols by the office’s volunteer posse near schools with the start of the new school year.

08/12/2013

File photo of a person firing a gun. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Ariz. Sheriff’s Employee In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Driveway

An employee of the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona is in extremely critical condition after being shot in the driveway of his home.

08/08/2013

File photo of Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Campaign To Force Recall Election Against Sheriff Arpaio Fails

A campaign to force a recall election against the polarizing sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix has failed.

05/31/2013

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Arias Trial Now Turns To Whether She Lives Or Dies

The jury has rendered its verdict — Jodi Arias is guilty of first-degree murder — but the trial is far from finished.

05/09/2013

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio attends the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 29, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Recall Bid Against Arpaio Facing Tough Odds

Volunteers set up a table outside a music festival one day last month to gather signatures for a drive to oust the notoriously polarizing sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix. The venue, with its largely liberal crowd, seemed the perfect place to drum up support.

04/22/2013

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with a reporter outside city jail in this May 3, 2010, file photo. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Authorities Intercept Explosive Device Sent To Sheriff Arpaio

Authorities say law officers in Arizona have intercepted an explosive device that was earmarked for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.

04/12/2013

File photo of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Arpaio Launches Armed Volunteer Patrols Outside Schools

The sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix has launched a plan to have as many as 500 armed volunteers patrol areas just outside schools in an effort to guard against shootings like month’s attack at a Connecticut elementary school that left 26 people dead.

01/10/2013

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