Welcome to the MCAO Newsroom where you can check out the latest news releases for up to date information on current cases and programs, connect with our office through social media, or sit back and watch one of our informative videos. You’ll also find links to our monthly electronic newsletter and our calendar of upcoming community events.
Stay up to date with the latest newsworthy information from the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office.
County Attorney Announces Decision in Winslow Shooting
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery has announced that no charges will be filed against Winslow Police Officer Austin Shipley in the shooting that led to the death of Loreal Tsingine.
Sam, MCAO’s Beloved Victim Support Dog, to Hang Up His Vest
MCAO’s first victim support dog, Sam, submitted his resignation today to the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors. In a unanimous vote, the Board approved a motion for Sam to continue to live with his handler and Victim Advocate, Rhonda Stewart. His retirement is effective July 29, 2016.
Christopher Simcox Sentenced to 19.5 Years for Two Counts of Molesting a Child
Christopher Simcox was sentenced today to 19.5 years in the Department of Corrections for two counts of molestation of a child and one count of furnishing obscene materials to a minor.
Each month we’ll include brief, useful updates on the projects, programs and developments that are helping the people of Maricopa County live safer lives. Combined with our website, our goal is to bring you a complete look at what we are doing to help communities strive to be crime-free and how we are repositioning the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office as one of the top in the nation. You’ll also find out more about what’s going on in our active volunteer events, and stay on top of upcoming business events and announcements.
Visit the official YouTube channel of the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. There you can learn ways to stay safe, see inspirational stories, view MCAO community efforts, and watch press conferences staring your County Attorney.MCAO TV