'America's Toughest Sheriff' Could Face Prosecution
A federal judge says Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona, should be charged for criminal contempt of court.By Lauren Stephenson | August 20, 2016
"I don't make the laws. I enforce them," Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said in a 2012 re-election commercial.
The judge on Friday recommended the Maricopa County sheriff and three of his subordinates face criminal prosecution over a yearslong racial profiling controversy.