Jan 29, 2017

Trump wants to enlist local police in immigration crackdown

To build his highly touted deportation force, President Donald Trump is reviving a long-standing program that deputizes local officers to enforce federal immigration law.

Nov 30, 2016

Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Goodbye to posse is ‘last hurrah’

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio stood in a cold parking lot outside Park Central Mall on Monday evening and presided over one of his last press conferences.

Insurer says it won't cover armed Pinal County posse
Oct 31, 2012

Insurer says it won’t cover armed Pinal County posse

A statewide insurance pool that covers sheriff's volunteers in 11 counties is changing its policies to exclude the armed volunteer posse that Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu plans to deploy to scan the desert for smugglers.

Oct 11, 2012

Pinal County sheriff plans posse targeting smugglers

Pinal County's sheriff plans to create an armed, all-volunteer posse to help spot drug smugglers and do intelligence support.