A veteran Tucson police officer was booked into jail Sunday, charged with assaulting a handcuffed suspect by hitting him in the head last week. Ofc. William Gallego resigned from the Tucson Police Department before he was charged. Read more»
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Update: 15 were arrested Saturday night as Tucson police used pepper-ball rounds to clear hundreds from University Boulevard in the wake of the Wildcats' loss. When the crowd threw bottles instead of dispersing, officers responded with pepper balls and OC canisters, as well as plastic bullets and foam baton rounds. Sunday, TPD identified those arrested. Read more» 2