Former prison guard in Arizona sentenced to prison for taking bribe

The former guard was accused of, among other things, providing non-public information from the prison system to the inmate. “As a part of the plea, Neff acknowledged that one of the inmates she provided information about was later assaulted,” officials said.

Bear warning sign damaged by bears

The Arizona Game and Fish Department says black bears damaged a bear warning sign. The bears used the post the sign was hanging on to rub up against to scratch themselves. The sign was on Riggs Lake on Mount Graham, about 70 miles northeast of Tucson.