Arizona Law

Many people are familiar with the concept of warrants from movies and crime dramas, but few understand how warrants actually work. You’ve probably heard phrases like “come back with a search warrant” or “I have a warrant for your arrest,” but what exactly is a...

In the state of Arizona, people working with children, the elderly, and other vulnerable groups need to obtain a fingerprint clearance card before they can be offered employment. They must also keep their clearance card in good standing throughout the length of their employment.  However, a...

This past December, the United States Department of Justice awarded approximately $380,000 to the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission in support of its Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) program. The Project Safe Neighborhoods grant helps support the state's efforts to address violent crimes—including gun violence—in communities throughout...