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Fed-Up Judge Threatens 'America’s Toughest Sheriff' Over Continued Racial Profiling
Arizona's Sheriff Joe Arpaio could face prosecution on charges of criminal contempt for violating court orders related to the racial profiling of Latinos.
How 'America’s Toughest Sheriff' Treats Mentally Ill Prisoners
A lawsuit alleges that mentally ill inmates at the Maricopa County Jail in Phoenix under Sheriff Joe Arpaio are kept in "dangerously inadequate" conditions.
'America's Toughest Sheriff' Faces Lawsuit Over Undocumented Worker Raids
Plaintiffs have filed papers against Sheriff Joe Arpaio challenging workplace searches that resulted in arrests of 790 undocumented workers.
This Year in Bad Cops
This year we learned, again, that the people who are in charge of the police and prisons have no idea what they were doing. Law enforcement as a whole was awful, individual cops and departments were worse. Lives were ruined and dogs were shot. Here's...