Tucson police officer

death row, death penalty, Supreme Court, Arizona, John Montenegro Cruz
Feb 22, 2023

Supreme Court rules for Arizona inmate in death penalty case

The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a man on Arizona's death row should be resentenced because jurors in his case were wrongly told that the only way to ensure he would never walk free was to sentence him to death.

grand jury, indictment, Mayes, Gates
Jan 13, 2023

2nd jury fails to indict ex-Tucson cop who killed suspect

A second grand jury has opted not to indict a fired Tucson police officer for manslaughter after he fatally shot a shoplifting suspect who used a motorized wheelchair.