Sheriff Joe Arpaio

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

Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Take Stand In Racial Profiling Case

An Arizona sheriff known nationally for his hardline stance on illegal immigration is expected to take the witness stand Tuesday and face allegations that his trademark immigration sweeps amounted to racial profiling against Hispanics.

07/24/2012

File photo of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio  (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Ariz. Sheriff Faces Profiling Allegations At Trial

For years, the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America has vehemently denied allegations that his deputies racially profile Latinos in his trademark immigration patrols.

07/19/2012

File photo of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio  (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Rally Set To Protest Arpaio’s Tent City

More than 1,000 critics of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio are expected to gather Saturday night for a rally to call for the closure of the sheriff’s complex of canvas jail tents.

06/23/2012

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

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

Justice Department: Sheriff Arpaio ‘Not Negotiating In Good Faith’

The U.S. Justice Department said Tuesday that America’s self-proclaimed toughest sheriff was negotiating in bad faith, jeopardizing efforts to settle civil rights charges stemming from allegations of racial profiling against Latinos.

04/03/2012

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)

Arizona Sheriff Dealt Setback By Federal Judge Over Immigration Enforcement

America’s self-proclaimed “toughest sheriff” has been dealt another setback to his immigration enforcement efforts by a federal judge’s ruling that bars deputies from detaining people based solely on the suspicion that they’re in the country illegally.

12/24/2011

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Conservative Conference Held Today

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Republican presidential hopefuls Herman Cain and Gary Johnson are attending a conservative conference focusing on anti-tax advocates in Las Vegas. Cain and Johnson are joining more than a dozen Republican leaders […]

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Sheriff Joe Arpaio Talks Immigration

Former Congressman, JD Hayworth spoke with the country’s toughest sheriff about immigration and law enforcement.

01/03/2011

Tea-Time for America's Toughest Sheriff

Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio talks to KXNT’s Robert Rytina before speaking at a Tea Party Express rally at Stoney’s Rockin’ Country yesterday. As part of an initiative to get conservatives elected this fall, the […]

10/20/2010

AZ Immigration Ruling Deals Blow to other States

(CBS/ AP)  States that had been watching Arizona’s immigration law in hopes of copying it received a rude awakening when a judge put most of the measure on hold and agreed with the Obama administration’s […]

07/29/2010

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