FBI Task Force Works to Take Down Gang—Agencies Work Together to Combat Violent Crime in Pima and Santa Cruz County

Tucson, Arizona - Thursday, the FBI’s Southern Arizona Violent Crime and Gang Task Force (SAVCGTF) executed 11 search warrants throughout Pima and Santa Cruz counties, in connection with an ongoing investigation against a violent criminal street gang in Tucson. This gang is known to distribute fentanyl and other drugs, along with firearms offenses, and other violent crimes. Our partners assisting with this operation include:

Governor Ducey’s Budget Invests Nearly Half a Billion in Expanding I-10

Phoenix, Arizona - A major bottleneck for commuters and commerce between Phoenix and Tucson could soon be alleviated with a significant $400 million investment from the State of Arizona.

Arizona Adds 400,000 Jobs Since 2015

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey today announced Arizona’s booming economy has added more than 400,000 new jobs since 2015 and the state’s unemployment rate has plummeted to 4.1 percent - the lowest since December 2007. 

Governor Ducey Announces Lorraine Rivera as New Director Of Southern Arizona Office

Yuma, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey Thursday announced the hiring of Lorraine Rivera, veteran Tucson broadcast journalist and Douglas, Arizona native, to serve as the Director of his Southern Arizona Office. Rivera will succeed Becky Freeman, one of the longest serving members of the governor’s administration and an integral part of leading his agenda in Southern Arizona.

Governor Ducey’s Executive Budget Includes The Single Largest Investment Into Arizona State Parks

Phoenix, Arizona - Arizona could soon make the largest single investment into its parks and trails in state history, under a budget proposal released recently by Governor Doug Ducey.