Rosa Robles Loreto, a mother of two and a long-time Tucson resident, sought refuge in August 2014, just one day before she was scheduled to turn herself over to immigration officials for deportation back to Mexico. Loreto, 42, was among more than a dozen undocumented immigrants who took shelter inside a network of activist churches last year.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A former South Carolina police officer charged with murder in the death of an unarmed black motorist is suing a police association, saying the group failed to provide the legal representation he paid for under an insurance plan.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by accusations of pay-to-play politics in the nation's capital, supporters of District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser said Wednesday they would shut down a political-action committee that raked in big contributions from city contractors.
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors in northern Illinois are contacting attorneys whose clients pleaded guilty or were convicted in cases involving a police officer who authorities say killed himself after years of embezzling from a police-sponsored youth program.