Inside Tour of the Meth Trade 1
Hits and Runs Over His Own Uncle 2
Crack Argument Leads to Murder 3
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 10:05 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A study found that abuse of migrants by border authorities in this country is a "systemic problem." Or maybe we should say, another study came to that conclusion. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, January 6, 2014 at 10:29 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Imagine the horrific scenario. Members of a football team in a small community are involved in the alleged rape of a 16-year-old high school girl at an alcohol-drenched party. The intoxicated victim can't remember anything, but her attack is captured on video by other students with cell phones. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 10:22 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Just in time for the holidays, the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office cut back on visitation for inmates of the county's six jails. Both the number of weekly visits and the days available for visits were cut back. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, December 23, 2013 at 10:08 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Former MCSO Commander Bob Rampy, Sheriff Joe Arpaio's onetime IT boss, was indicted by a grand jury on 14 felony charges, related to computer tampering. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Friday, December 13, 2013 at 10:20 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Two Border Patrol agents received prison sentences for violating the civil rights of men they found trying to smuggle marijuana in southern Arizona five years ago. Agents Dario Castillo, 25, of Yuma, and Ramon Zuniga, age 31, of San Luis, were each sentenced to two years in prison, plus three years of supervision after they're released. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, December 2, 2013 at 9:37 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A corrupt Border Patrol agent was sentenced to 15 years in prison for taking bribes in exchange for helping a drug-trafficking organization do its work. Former Agent Ivhan Daniel Herrera-Chiang actually got more prison time than his partner-in-crime Michael Lopez-Garcia, a former Arizona Department of Corrections employee who personally smuggled meth across the border, according to federal prosecutors. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, November 25, 2013 at 9:24 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The last time we heard about Cocopah Police Chief James Spurgeon, he'd left his gun at the Yuma home of an "acquaintance," and that gun was found by a 6-year-old kid. This weekend, Spurgeon was visiting the same woman at the same Yuma apartment complex, when they were confronted by another man. That man wound up dead. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:40 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: For whatever reason, (though probably nothing more than he knows it'll get him publicity), Arpaio's got it in his head that his office needs drones. Not Heron TP-style Iran-busters, and not the all-purpose Predators., but those that more resemble remote-controlled multi-copters for sale at the mall. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:10 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Former Arizona U.S. Congressman Rick Renzi was sentenced today to three years in prison following his June conviction on fraud and corruption charges. The sentence was a long time coming in this classic case of congressional corruption, but Renzi, a Republican, will finally be doing some hard time. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:08 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Twenty-one people who served in the Arizona Air National Guard have been indicted for allegedly defrauding the federal government of more than $1.4 million. Phoenix New Times has the story.