Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Responding to a surge in demand for information, the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office handled nearly 1,300 public records requests in 2016, almost double the number processed the previous year and a 62% increase over the past five years.   Add in the hundreds of records preservation directives, […]

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Vehicle theft trends change, but prevention strategies still require vigilance In 2015, more than 16,000 vehicles were reported stolen in Arizona— just over 12,000 of these in Maricopa County alone, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB). The most popular cars for thieves in Arizona […]

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Despite the persistent drop in crime rates nationwide, a majority of Americans still believe that crime is higher than it was a year ago. According to a recent Gallup poll, 63 percent of those surveyed believed crime is on the rise even though government statistics show […]