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Feb 27, 2011

Arpaio says he’s not seeking US Senate seat

Joe Arpaio, the Arizona sheriff known for his hard-line stance on crime and tough enforcement of immigration laws, doused speculation that he would run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Jon Kyl, saying Friday that he doesn't plan on going to Washington.

Feb 25, 2011

Tea party gathers for Phoenix convention

Tea party members are gathered in Phoenix for three days of meetings to push reforms and back Republicans.

Feb 17, 2011

Arizona sheriff plans his 19th immigration sweep

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he has plans to launch his 19th crime and immigration sweep somewhere in metropolitan Phoenix.

Feb 17, 2011

Judge: Arpaio committee should be fined for mailer

An administrative law judge has recommended that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's re-election campaign be fined nearly $77,000 over mailers and a TV ad.

Feb 15, 2011

Arpaio says no decision yet on US Senate run

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he has not made a decision whether to run for the U.S. Senate but is considering it.

Feb 8, 2011

Sheriff’s bus gets $20,000 in hail damage

A $456,000 custom-made bus bought by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has $20,500 in damage from an October hailstorm.

Jan 28, 2011

Sheriff’s office conducting immigration sweep

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has launched another operation aimed at busting suspected illegal immigrants, drop houses and related illegal drug activity.