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Occupy Tucson

Dozens more Occupiers arrested this week

Updated: Tucson police handed out over 70 more citations to Occupy Tucson demonstrators this week, after protesters declined to leave downtown parks overnight.... Read more»3

53 cited at Occupy Tucson demonstration

Tucson police arrested 53 Occupy Tucson demonstrators who refused to vacate downtown's Armory Park after closing time Saturday night, a spokesman said. (with photos and video)... Read more»3

Sept. 11

Tucson fire & police honor 9/11 heroes, victims

In a trio of commemorations, Tucson's firefighters, police and ordinary citizens paid tribute Sunday morning to the heroes and victims of the terrorist attacks of a decade ago. Firefighters remembered their lost brothers by tolling a bell three times. Three volleys were fired by police riflemen. And at Reid Park, a flyover by a pair of F-16s set a crowd of hundreds cheering. (with video)... Read more»1

Got questions for Chief Villaseñor?

Got questions for Tucson's chief of police? Let us know. We'll be interviewing TPD Chief Roberto Villaseñor on the Buckmaster Show at noon on Friday.... Read more»

Teens to talk at Town Hall on Thursday

The annual teen town hall meeting gives Tucson's high school students a chance to discuss issues with local leaders. ... Read more»

Chief Villaseñor goes to Washington, talks immigration

Tucson Police Chief Roberto Villaseñor will discuss immigration enforcement with President Barack Obama on Tuesday at the White House.... Read more»3

Updated: Judge blocks SB 1070 enforcement

SB 1070 will not take effect Thursday after a federal judge blocked the new law • Rep. Raúl Grijalva backed off calls for a boycott of Arizona • Police say decision doesn't change immigration enforcement much... Read more»1

Border Roundup: SB 1070 suit not on racial profiling

Racial profiling is not a major part of the federal lawsuit challenging SB 1070. Supporters of SB 1070 donated $500,000 to defend the law. Gov. Brewer canceled the Border Governors Conference. Hurricane Alex is causing floods along the Rio Grande. ... Read more»3

Border Roundup: Obama weighs in on immigration reform

A date was set for a federal judge to hear arguments on SB 1070 and Pres. Obama gave a speech in favor of comprehensive immigration reform. In Arizona, a training video was released for police officers on how to enforce SB 1070. ... Read more»

SB 1070

Tucson cop files federal suit against Az immigration law

A Tucson police officer has filed a lawsuit challenging Arizona's new immigration law, claiming there's no 'race neutral' way to enforce a law that violates numerous constitutional rights.... Read more»


Dupnik says immigration law 'national embarrassment'

Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik said that Arizona's new law aimed at arresting illegal immigrants is "a national embarrassment." "I think the law is unwise, it's stupid, and it's racist," he said.... Read more»


Tucson police chief: No resources to enforce immigration law

"Taking on the responsibility of federal immigration enforcement is something we really don't have the resources to accomplish," Tucson Police Chief Roberto Villaseñor told a radio interviewer. (With audio)... Read more»

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