Sergeant Michael Rudd with the La Paz County Sheriff's Office died after being involved in a pursuit early Monday morning, the sheriff said on Oct. 11.
It's been a tragic week for law enforcement in our state. La Paz County Sgt. Michael Rudd died on Oct. 11 during a pursuit on Interstate 10, and that same day, the family of Maricopa County Sheriff's Deputy Juan Ruiz took him off life support after he was assaulted by a suspect last weekend. MCSO Sheriff Paul Penzone joins AZAM to speak on these tragic incidents.
Daytime temperatures in the Phoenix metro area are expected to reach 110 degrees or higher.
The 2021-2022 school year has begun and some districts in Arizona are requiring face coverings to be worn in the classroom. Check to see the mask policies for your child's school.
Weather officials say temperatures of up to 120°F are expected as an excessive heat warning was extended to nine counties. Back in Phoenix, two hiking trails will be closed to keep people safe during the hot weather.
According to the La Paz County Sheriff's Department, Brian Douglas Dunann is wanted for second-degree murder after Johnney Jay Beckham was shot to death last month.
Coconino, La Paz, Maricopa, Mohave, Yavapai, Pinal and Yuma Counties are included in the warning.
Phoenix saw a record-breaking high of 118°F on Thursday.
Arizona DPS troopers are being praised after helping a mother deliver a baby in the back of a car in Salome on May 21.
The Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management announced it will implement additional restrictions across the central and northern portions of the state starting May 14.
According to documents obtained by FOX 10 via a public records request, a county in Western Arizona had to delay its COVID-19 vaccination campaign due to spoilage.
Authorities say three suspects involved in a shooting spree that killed one person in Nevada were caught in Arizona.
Check election results for all Arizona counties and watch a live feed of their vote counting process.
On Oct. 1, Graham County advanced to the moderate transmission stage of COVID-19, joining all other Arizona counties, with the exception of Greenlee County, which remains in the minimal stage.
Maricopa, Pima, Apache, Mohave, Pinal, Cochise, Coconino and La Paz counties face a Sept. 8 deadline for printing ballots. The deadline for the remaining counties is late afternoon on Sept. 9.
The Excessive Heat Warning will affect parts of Coconino, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Maricopa, Mohave, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai and Yuma counties.
According to the National Weather Service, the heat warning goes into effect at 10 a.m. on August 24 and is set to expire at 8 p.m. on August 28. The warning covers most of the Valley, including Ahwatukee, Avondale, Buckeye, Cave Creek, Chandler, Deer Valley, Gilbert, Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe, and Queen Creek.
State guidelines drafted by Christ’s department say gyms can reopen at 25% capacity once a county hits moderate transmission rates but must commit to implementing strategies to prevent the spread of the virus. Gyms are also urged to use a reservation system. Bars and nightclubs also can open at 50% occupancy levels, but only if they convert to restaurant service and implement stringent health department guidelines. Bars with no food service must remain closed.
Daytime highs could get up to 108° F in some areas. Residents are advised to stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay informed.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to expand hunting on three wildlife refuges in southern Arizona