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Stories with person: Scott Smith
  • Gov. Ducey's promises to boost border security fall short 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 3:44 pm

    PHOENIX - When Gov. Doug Ducey was stuck in a six-way Republican primary one year ago, he promised to "fight back with every resource at my command" to secure the state's border with Mexico.

  • Trial to examine retaliation charge against Arizona sheriff 
    Updated: Jul-05-15 5:10 pm

    PHOENIX - The sheriff of metro Phoenix has long been known for jailing inmates in tents and pink underwear and cracking down on illegal immigration. But an upcoming trial will force Sheriff Joe Arpaio to answer for a pattern of behavior that his critics have long found deeply troubling.