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No fooling, mannequin cops helped in Tucson speed-enforcement effort

Mannequins in Tucson Police Department uniforms get the attention of motorists on South Kino Parkway between 36th Street and Silverlake, Aug. 16, 2018, in Tucson, Ariz. Motor unit supervisor Sgt. Corie Nolan of Operations Division South said he's tried several visual tactics to get the attention of

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-16 23:15:00

Police investigating incident on 22nd street in Tucson

Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson police spokesman, said Pima County Sheriff's deputies are assisting at the scene.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-17 02:00:00

Pedestrian struck on Grant near Rosemont in Tucson, westbound lanes closed

Courtesy Tucson Police DepartmentThe westbound lanes on East Grant Road are currently closed near North Rosemont Boulevard.According to Tucson police, a pedestrian was hit. There is currently no information regarding any injuries.The road is expected to be closed for several hours. Drivers should av

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-16 18:26:00

Tucson police: Man shot near University of Arizona area

Tucson Police Department personnel at the scene of a shooting in the alleyway near Circle K at East Speedway Boulevard and North Sixth Avenue, Aug. 16, 2018, in Tucson, Ariz.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-16 20:21:00

Man seriously injured in shooting on Speedway

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson police are investigating a shooting in an alley near Speedway Thursday that left a man seriously injured.The shooting took place behind the Circle K at 130 E. Speedway. The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds.Police are looking for the person responsible. Those with inform

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-16 20:38:55

Tucson police search for man who fled from deadly crash last month

Police are currently searching for Jason Patty, 42. A felony arrest warrant has been issued, a news release from the Tucson Police Department said.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-15 20:27:00

Salsa, Tequila & Tacos Take Over Tucson

The latest entry in a string of fantastically delicious events set up by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance is better than just a Salsa, Tequila & Taco Festival — it’s a Salsa, Tequila & Taco Challenge!

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-08-16 16:34:00

Ace Hardware, other businesses closed after stores' roofs fail

TUCSON, Ariz. - Ace Hardware and Michaels in Marana are closed after the roof of the stores fail.Marana spokesperson Vic Hathaway says Wednesday morning, the Ace Hardware at the intersection of Ina and Thornydale had to be evacuated because of the failure.Michaels is adjacent to Ace Hardware and was

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-16 09:14:44

3 arrested in connection with series of auto thefts and burglaries across Tucson area

According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson police spokesman, officials are investigating more than 50 different burglary and auto theft incidents throughout Pima County, potentially tied to the three people arrested.


Crash closes part of Speedway in midtown Tucson

Courtesy Tucson Police DepartmentA vehicle crash with injuries has shut down a part of Speedway Boulevard, authorities said.The eastbound and westbound lanes of Speedway Boulevard from Country Club to Alvernon Way are closed due to the accident.The roadway is expected to open shortly, Tucson Police


It Happens at Night Tucson

Geeks Who Drink Quiz for a Cause — Playground Lounge, 278 E. Congress St. Benefiting the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona for No Hunger Summer. Ages 21 and up. 7:30-9 p.m. Aug. 23. $5. 449-8347, Ext. 7333.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-16 16:15:00

Tucson Fire to star in A&E's "Nightwatch Nation"

TUCSON(KGUN9-TV) - You may want to set your DVRs because a new show is coming to A&E and will feature Tucson's Fire Department. If you're already familiar with Nightwatch which has been on A&E for four seasons, the new show is an extension of it called Nightwatch Nation The new series is slated fo

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-16 05:43:26

Man stuck in Cochise County wash killed when car fills with water

A 77-year-old man was killed after being trapped inside his vehicle, which was stuck in a running wash in Cochise County, officials say.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-15 21:18:00

Temperatures in the low 90s with scattered showers in Tucson today

According to the National Weather Service, we should expect scattered thunderstorms this afternoon. Heavy rains could be a possibility, so be sure to stay safe and keep an eye out for potential flooding.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-16 14:11:00

ADOT's new goal to stop the opioid epidemic in Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. - TheArizona Department of Transportationhas given itself a new goal this year, and it's to help stop the opioid epidemic.

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-16 14:54:05

Old Tucson looking to hire extras for Nightfall

Old Tucson's annual scream-a-thon, also known asNightfall, is throwing a hiring fair for the upcoming season.

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-15 15:39:25

How to make Tucson your home: A guide for UA students

Congrats! You're living in one of the oldest cities in the United States. People have been "bearing down" here for more than 4,000 years, even before you got in the Chipotle line! Tucson has a ton of history ... and guess what, it's pretty freaking cool in 2018.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-15 20:00:00

2 southern Arizona firefighters injured in crash returning from California wildfires

According to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management (DFFM), the two Elephant Head Volunteer Fire Department firefighters were returning from California, where they were helping local crews contain the Carr Fire. Their truck blew a tire along Highway 95 outside Hawthorne, Nevada, and

KGUN 9 - 2018-08-15 18:28:23

Hazmat deployed to suspicious package in east Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. - A hazmat team is investigating a suspicious package in east Tucson Tuesday evening, according to the Tucson Fire Department.It started just before 5 p.m. when a business on the 7000 block of East Tanque Verde Road -- Sabino Canyon Road -- reported two suspicious packages at the build


Tucson apartment fire in midtown sends 1 to hospital

Tucson Fire crews were dispatched to the 900 block of North Alvernon Way, near East Speedway, around 10 p.m., a news release from the Tucson Fire Department says. The apartment unit was filled with smoke and the stove was on fire.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-08-15 14:03:00