Saturday, September 1, 2012

Feds close criminal investigation into Sheriff Joe Arpaio

PHOENIX, Arizona – Federal authorities said that they are closing their abuse-of-power investigation into a sheriff in Arizona without filing charges against him.

Authorities were investigating America’s self-proclaimed toughest sheriff, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, for his part in failed public corruption cases against officials who were odds with him.

Arpaio brought cases against a judge and two county officials in 2009.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Ann Birmingham Scheel released a statement saying her office “is closing its investigation into allegations of criminal conduct” by current and former members of the sheriff’s and county attorney’s offices.  More

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