Officer David Glasser was a 12-year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department. Police said the incident occurred Wednesday afternoon after a Laveen homeowner called to say his son was stealing guns from him.
Uber and Lyft drivers, who work as independent contractors, have been dropping off people without question because the airport only regulates passenger pick-ups. The new policy means these ride share service drivers will join taxi, limo and shuttle bus drivers, but some critics worry they may not be as thoroughly vetted.
At one of the harshest federal prisons in the country, inmates are left with their wrists and ankles cuffed for hours, days and sometimes weeks at a time. The prison says it's a safety issue. Inmates say it's punishment.