Legal Tornado Swirls Around "Toughest Sheriff in America"

Phoenix New Times | October 26, 2004
Taxpayers have spent more than $500 million to get two new jails built in Phoenix, but now they can't open because not enough qualified guards wants to work for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.

Phoenix New Times

Phoenix New Times detailed stories of abused children but with a chilling twist -- these kids were routinely being mistreated by state officials in juvenile corrections facilites. The series and follow-ups sparked a federal inquiry and call for reform by...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 1201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, AZ 85034
  • Phone: (602) 271-0040