Sean is a freelance reporter with a 30-year career in print news. He was an investigative reporter at The Arizona Republic and the Oakland Tribune. He won a Sigma Delta Chi award for investigative reporting. He’s covered transportation, terrorism, the border, disasters, child welfare, courts, and breaking news.
2 hours ago | Arpaio
Charlottesville, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the president's antipathy toward Arizona's two Republican senators ... it all promises to create an emotionally charge scene here ... and law-enforcement officials say they are well-prepared.
4 days ago | Arizona
There have been 69 such accidents in the state already this year; off and on ramps also will be shut down until noon Saturday.
5 days ago | Bill Montgomery
County Attorney Bill Montgomery sees incident as an opportunity "to engage in the process of teaching civic virtue to each succeeding generation and the meaning of what it is to be an American."
5 days ago | Diamondbacks
Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Karen Mullins ruled the Diamondback's lawsuit to break 30-year lease is invalid and the dispute with the county over Chase Field must follow the contract and be settled with arbitration.
6 days ago | Crime
In 1993, Debra Shipton was hogtied, shot, and killed in her bed, then her Mesa apartment was torched to conceal evidence of the crime. Prosecutors believe they have a strong case against the suspect, but evidence has gone missing and they will hav...
13 days ago | Crime
Feds release 275 texts from the phone of Phoenix man Robert Jeremy Miller, who was allegedly trying to sell Honeywell secrets to the Mexican drug cartel.