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Thursday, January 7, 2010

Grand Jury Subpoenas County Officials
Two Maricopa County officials say they've been subpoenaed to testify in front of a grand jury about allegations into abuse of power by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his office.

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Blogger What It Means said...

Ain't no fun when the rabbit got the gun.

January 7, 2010 at 6:27 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Poor, Poor Bozo Joe...Better call you're butt buddy Willie-check for help.

January 7, 2010 at 6:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I hope that they make the new Sheriff Gascon after Apraio is gone. Now that would be funny!

January 7, 2010 at 7:07 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It rubs the lotion on itself.....

January 7, 2010 at 7:23 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Popcorn? Check! DVR recorder? Check! I am ready to watch the Joe trials! This is going to be so epic!

January 7, 2010 at 7:37 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The fall of the Nazi empire all over again.

January 7, 2010 at 8:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I didn't do any of this, Hendershott & Chief Sands did everything, and the rest I can't recall.

January 7, 2010 at 8:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great news, Channel 5. You've done a yeoman's job with your own investigative reporting, too.

January 7, 2010 at 8:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

There should be a Sheriff Joe in every state......he is wonderful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

January 7, 2010 at 8:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

We love you Sheriff Joe!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Keep up the good work.............

January 7, 2010 at 8:39 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I hope Joe has been fitted for a pair of pink undies!

January 7, 2010 at 8:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I look forward to the time when a less sensationalistic style returns to your news casts. I have found the other news sources give all the information you do about the Sheriff and in a way that more fully indicates the tactics and dirty luandy of his political enemies also. I find it hard to tune to you in when I hear that you are going to report about about the Sheriff and don't like to here your spots anouncing that you will. I hope we will see all news casts reduce anouncments about upcoming stories that will be shown during a current news cast and they will be replaced with more reporting. Maybe yours can lead the way. Good luck from a concerned viewer.

January 7, 2010 at 9:01 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am sure the news casts about Sheriff Joe will eventually cease, when he is convicted or forced to resign. :)

January 7, 2010 at 9:06 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Bozo Joe, the bumbling senile old fool, will blame everything on Chief Deputy Brian Sands, Sands being the weasel he is will try and save his ass by testifying he was ordered to do everything by Fat Boy Hendershott, who will be wondering if the have Twinkies in Federal Prison, all the while Miller, MacEnweasel, Locksa, Black, Munnel, Fox, Freeman, Palmer, Sousa, Lee, Whitney, and a long, long list of others will be scattering like the cock roaches they are trying to figure out a way to save their sorry asses, and who and what they'll have to give up to do so.

Represented by Willie-write me a County Check & I Can’t Win a Case Thomas

Propaganda & Lies by: Lisa the Ditz Allen & I An’t no stinken Mexican Chagolla

This is going to be fun to watch

January 7, 2010 at 9:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think Sheriff Joe is doing a GREAT job...everyone should just let him do what he does best his job!!!

January 7, 2010 at 9:12 PM  
Anonymous MAGGIE said...



January 7, 2010 at 9:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Oh shut up! We get it! You are a Joe worshiper! You would suck the old man's wrinkly c*ck if he let you. Just remember he brought this hatred upon himself. Joe is just another Ev Mecham. Remember him? Ev also thought he was untouchable. Well guess what, he wasn't and neither is Joe.

January 7, 2010 at 9:34 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


January 7, 2010 at 10:07 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yeah, cause the sheriff is more important than the feds. Give me a break! The Federal officials should and most likely will be leading Joe off in handcuffs someday.

January 7, 2010 at 10:49 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


The Joe supporters always post in caps. Shhhhhhhhh. Don't tell anyone.

January 7, 2010 at 10:56 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It's long past time that this megalomaniac faces the music for his belief that he's answerable to no one. Arizona's version of Alabama's Bull Connor is a disgrace to the state, even more so than Evan Mecham was.

January 8, 2010 at 12:06 AM  
Blogger mayethorpedogrescuegirl said...

SWEET!!!!Took long enough,his "alleged" power abusing exploits along with County Attorney Andrew Thomas have been common knowledge for years. Problem was, the Governor didn't even have the guts to do anything! I live in Canada and even know about this narcissistic Sheriff and his circle of protectors. Joe is perhaps just smart enough to dig up dirt on anyone in his way who he could't put in jail. Hopefully he will be indicted, put in jail, and we get a cute picture of him wearing those cut pink undies he picked out for his inmates!

January 8, 2010 at 12:23 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Yes the system will do anything it can to stop Joe. Remember, they want the modern day slaves here and Joe still does what he swore he would do, uphold the laws of this land. I guess all that love to break the laws hate him, especially the ones that come here illegally. Joe doesn't hate illegals, he treats all criminals the same, he arrests them. I know, so many want to say what laws he can enforce, but Joe doesn't listen to supporters of criminals, he arrest them too when given a chance. If you don’t want to deal with Joe, don’t break the law, it’s that simple.

So what, all you haters want a different sheriff, one who won't enforce the laws of our land? Why don't you all go to Mexico, the police there are just what you all disserve.

January 8, 2010 at 2:53 AM  
Blogger Scambuster said...

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio Assault Story on a Retired Paramedic:

I was recently criminally assaulted by two of his Sheriff’s after quading on the wrong road at Lake Pleasant, Peoria, AZ.

My story is at this link, which I just built in the last two days.

My goal is to make public, as many victims stories as I can and launch a class action suit against “joe” and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Department, and the Peoria municipality and the Peoria Fire department.

I was worked over, cuffed and left screaming, gagging, during an Asthma attack during the arrest, all long having instructed all the sheriffs and the fire department paramedics that I needed my neutralizer and Asthma puffer to recover. Instead I was cuffed, roughed up, swore at while 4 sheriffs (one paramedic) and 8 Peoria firefighter/paramedics laughed, mocked and basically were betting how long I would last, mocking that the Asthma attack could not be that bad as I was still swearing and cussing them getting out 15 words. Begging them to put the cuffs on in the front so I could breath and deal with serious pulmonary and abdominal cramps from the Asthma attack, being roughed up by them and from the cuffs being so tight.

It was miracle that I never died; being a retired Paramedic myself I know how easy it is to expire without proper medication and from bronchial restriction. There is a criminal investigation opened against the two officers. William H. Coleman and S. E.S Osborn, but we both know what the outcome will be on that. Sgt Brad Licking of the mountain division at Lake Pleasant, just north of Peoria, AZ, is the “in house” investigator, I am sure I already know his finding. After my complaint/story is edited I will be email a copy of it and the link to him, I hope this is the right thing to do, but I do want to make this public regardless of the consequences.

I would like to find more victims so we can go after Joe and this thugs, making every story public on my site.

My goal is to make them all look like a horse’s ass, if that is the only thing I can do.

Additionally in order to get my new side by side quad out of Police lock up the towing company would not accept any form of ownership other than at “title” or “registration”. Because it was a new bike, I had to register it in AZ and pay the 5.6% tax and license the vehicle here in AZ to get it out. Kind of sounds like I was shanghaid into giving AZ more money. I did not want to register the quad here in a high tax state. This basically wiped me out as I do not have any income until my pension comes in, been fighting that for a year now.

I am from Canada, although a US Citizen, an RVer and live on the road, I am here in AZ for the winter. A copy of my official complaint is attached, the one on the website may not be current.

Any assistance is appreciated.


January 8, 2010 at 2:56 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Arizona without Joe

What would we have now, if it wasn’t for Joe? Arizona would find it self billions more in dept. Yes that is a fact. Why? What Joe houses inmates for, is a fraction of the cost any other jail pays. Why? Joe is in a state where he can house them in tents, not billion dollar buildings. Yet the haters say this is in human. OK, how many of those haters are willing to pay more taxes to build multiple billion dollar jails? None lol. Yes this it the only place in America where we can have jail out side 12 months a year, yet Joe is called an animal for putting prisoners in tents. I would much rather be out side than in a cement cell if I was in jail, most inmates will agree.

As far as crime goes, if it wasn’t for Joe, there is a good chance a hater of Joe would be affected by a criminal illegal’s crime. Illegals think our police are pussy cats compared to the ones in Mexico, Breaking the law here is a cake walk for them. Except when it comes to Joe. The next time you bitch about Joe doing his job, be glad one of your family members isn’t a victim of crime, thanks to Joe.

January 8, 2010 at 3:13 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Scambuster

An EMT is not a paramedic. Aw, Joe’s deputies gave you a hard time and now you want Joe to pay for their actions lol. Quit being a cry baby. If you have a real claim you will when it in court. I am willing to bet you lose. Again, if you don’t want to deal with Joe, don’t break the laws Of HIS land.

If you want to learn the real reasons our system wants to stope Joe, check the blogs on this site.

January 8, 2010 at 3:24 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Just goes to show us all that people beleive what they are told on tv, by whatever station. People are ignorant! I don't negate the mishaps of some Americans, but I would love for the haters to work in the jail and prison systems. They would not last!!!No, not all prisoners are illegal, just 1/3 of them!! I would love to see the haters go to Mexico and see the treatment that they would receive...Oh wait they are killing Americans over there! Hmmmm?????

January 8, 2010 at 4:02 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

So just because it is worse in Mexico than the United States we should accept Arpaio's corruption? No matter what the sheriff does we should just accept that? How about this, we don't allow any politician the in the United States to abuse their power! I believe this sheriff and his supporters have are out of touch with REALITY. Joe is not that important and will be forgotten shortly after he is gone. Good riddance!

January 8, 2010 at 4:21 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

@MAGGIE above


That is a really ironic statement coming from a Sheriff Joe supporter. The sheriff is after all famous for his own witch hunts. Now, after destroying countless innocent lives with the legal fees of his own vindictive investigations the sheriff is upset because he feels he is special and should not be investigated? Shows you where his priorities lie. The man is a huge pain in the ass and needs to be removed from office!

January 8, 2010 at 4:28 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To anonymous,

All of Joes corruption? What, busting criminals is corrupt? As far as all our politicians go except Joe, who do you think is in control of them? Not the majority, it is one of the two lobbyist for each of our senators and congress men. Even Mrs. Clinton took $870,000 from the insurance companies to back off of reforming health care in America, back when Mr. Clinton was our president. Joe is the only politician I know that doesn't do as the system bribes. Yes the system loves the modern day slaves, yes Joe up holds our laws. What is the problem, are you a blind sheep or corrupt like most politicians here?

January 8, 2010 at 4:50 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Just because the Clinton's are corrupt does not give Joe some type of immunity from following the law. I wonder where the sheriff got all of the money for his million dollar real estate deals on a salary of only 100k a year.

January 8, 2010 at 4:58 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser (click on my name for blogs) said...

Joe is not corrupt against the majority, he maybe a bit when it comes to the rich and their systems. I guess that would make Joe a bit of a Robin Hood in the world of corruption, for the majority. I’m sorry, as of yet, illegals are not the majority.

January 8, 2010 at 5:07 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Joe Arpaio and Andrew Thomas along with Russell Pearce have cost Arizona taxpayers millions of dollars They are a disgrace to the Human Race. As prejudiced bigots hate mongers they should be driven out of Arizona. No more Joe. No more Andrew and no more Russell. You are under cover Nazis. You are under cover racists who are not interested in justice but only in lining your own egos and pocket books at the expense of all decent Arizona citizens

January 8, 2010 at 5:17 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The day of reckoning has come NAZI Joe

January 8, 2010 at 5:18 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Joe's Money?

I'm sure he gets money from the book he wrote, whether he reads it or not. I'm sure he gets money like all politicians do. But who's buying Joe? Not the modern day slaves. Not the meth factories in Mexico. Not the meth backs that deliver over 90 percent of the meth in our country. That is right, over 90 percent of the meth in America is made in Mexico. Over 90 percent of Columbia cocaine comes threw Mexico. And our government calls Mexico our best ally??? I’m sorry, I don’t want a drug dealer as my best friend, but the system sure does. Joe bucks that system, he is the only politician I know that does. Obama sure don’t buck it, he said we all should learn Spanish, for a reason. Until we change the system that allows and protects the conditions of the Mexican majority, I only have one politicians views to follow, Joes. No I don’t blame the illegals for coming here. American’s protection of the currently ran government in Mexico gives then no choice. Nor can I blame Joe for what he does. Yes people like me do contribute to Joe. But I don’t think the Mexican government is giving to him, nor their criminals.

January 8, 2010 at 5:39 AM  
Anonymous Editor said...

It is an ongoing problem at all levels here. Corruption, evil and criminal activity:

GOP fundraiser Christine Toretti quits donating to RNC but drops $5,000 to Randy Pullen’s Arizona Republican HQ
GOP fundraiser Christine Toretti quits donating to RNC but drops $5,000 to Randy Pullen’s Arizona Republican HQ »

Of Course we have many criminals to deal with here in AZ
Ted Carpenter
Tom Boone
It goes on and on
Former House Majority Leader and DVUSD Board President Tom Boone masterminds largest school district SCAM in Arizona history

AZ Legislator and DVUSD Board President Tom Boone accepts outrageous $216,000+ salary as CEO of school district SCAM dba Valley Schools Management Group

Cactus Prick of the Week: Seemingly Senile Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the Police Women of Maricopa County »

January 8, 2010 at 6:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Seems the people who don't like Joe are the law breaking, job stealing, drug dealing, anchor baby, non conforming to English, welfare sucking parasites who want all the Americans to pay for everything! GET OUT OF MY COUNTRY YOU SCUMBAGS!!!

There are more of Joe's here in America than you realize. Ready to back him up and stand up to the politicians here in AZ and DC just as my forefathers did at the Alamo we will do here! we are many! we are here!

January 8, 2010 at 8:57 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sorry as a visiting Canadian, I see this as typical American shit. You got a Sheriff who doesn't put up with crap, and you want to shit all over him. You got criminals walking the streets and you have groups to protect them. we need someone like him in airport security because if THEY WERE RACIAL PROFILING we wouldn't be having all the security problems. Here's an analogy: If banks are being robbed by a one armed bandit - don't start wasting time looking for someone with 2 arms!. Same thing elsewhere, if the problems are Middle Eastern men - racial profile if you have to and eliminate the problem. Same thing with illegal Mexicans etc. But the way I see it - it is not the illegal Mexican that's is causing most of your crime. It's the good ole American home boy.
Either way you need to get tough on crime - and for that i applaud Sheriff Joe.

January 8, 2010 at 9:05 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I would liek to reply to the writer of the comment, up a couple, where he states:
Seems the people who don't like Joe are the law breaking, job stealing, drug dealing, anchor baby, non conforming to English, welfare sucking parasites who want all the Americans to pay for everything! GET OUT OF MY COUNTRY YOU SCUMBAGS!!!

I agree - but I hope you are willing to toss a few of the scumbags out of the country that were born here as well then who also fit the above description! Oh us Americans - we can see the faults in others but we can't see our country is full of these born and raised SCUMBAGS as well. Something to think about!

January 8, 2010 at 9:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Go Joe Go. We need more Joes in Washington!!!

January 8, 2010 at 9:12 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

If America wants to fight corruption - they need to go East! To Washington - not here where we finally have a politicain/sheriff with some real balls. Typical America - go after the small fish while the big ones continue to pollute the waters. Typical. We finally get a President that wants to change things, and some folks don't like him either. Go figure. America is going to hell in a handbag - and we'll all be there soon - and there won't be no Joes to protect us. think about that!

January 8, 2010 at 9:16 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

We need more like him,not the BLEEDING HEARTS that say let the illegals stay, NO DONT LET THEM STAY THE LAW IS THE LAW,round them up and get rid of them and mabye there would be a few more jobs for arizonans,if not atleast there would be less CRIME

January 8, 2010 at 10:19 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

We need more people like Joe!

January 8, 2010 at 11:02 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


Are you people sick?? What kind of news reporters are you? You don't report the news, you have been on a campaign to throw Sheriff Joe under the bus every chance you get, that is not unbiased reporting.

I just could not believe that on Jan 7th during the Raechel Ray show you interrupted with a BREAKING NEW ALERT!!! I thought another airplane had crashed into a building but NO both newscasters were elated to tell us that a Grand Jury was being put together regarding the Maricopa Sheriff office.

My gosh!! If Sheriff Joe ran for President he would win by a landslide. Get off his case and take a news reporting lesson from FOX News.

January 8, 2010 at 11:03 AM  
Anonymous Debra Vanata said...

Joe Arpia should be our President-he does what he says he'll do and he protects the innocent while striving to make criminals see the error of their ways..HE IS HONEST AND TRUSTWORTHY!!God Bless him. Need more like him..

January 8, 2010 at 12:07 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To all those who blindly support Arpaio:

1. He is about to get his due -- JAIL IN A FEDERAL PRISON.

2. You are going to have to look for a new hitlarian personality to blindly follow -- JD Hayworth, maybe?

3. You may leaarn to view America as it was intended to be -- free from tyrants like Joe and a place to live according to the law and the constitution, not the egos of those who think of themselves as untouchable and immune from prosecution for misdoing.

4. Learn from history. Tyrants like Arpaio have been with us before -- Adolph Hitler, for instance.

It is my hope that the next sherrif will be an honorable person (man or woman) who will not become scum like Joe Arpaio and his under- furer Herdersquat.

Don Baird, Scottsdale

January 8, 2010 at 12:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sheriff Joe is a great law enforcement official. If you aren't a criminal, Sheriff Joe could care less about you.

Why is it that he's targeted relentlessly by pro-illegal immigration groups? In other countries, illegal aliens have no rights. Here - they're used by groups with an agenda typically an anti-American agenda.

Other cities in the country would love to have a Sheriff Joe. I support him 100%.

January 8, 2010 at 12:13 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

If other cities in the country want him they can have him.

January 8, 2010 at 12:19 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Illegal, what don't you bleeding hearts understand. We the citizens of America need the sheriff Joe's of America to enforce our laws.The so called reporters in this state are a joke, they support all illegals against legal citizens and the laws of our country.Maybe they should be charged with obstruction of justice.They sure as hell aren't reporters, just smutrakers. Every honest legal citizen of this country should support Sheriff Joe.

January 8, 2010 at 2:29 PM  
Anonymous Joshua Llanos said...

January 8, 2010 at 3:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

First comment on this board -

What It Means said...
"Ain't no fun when the rabbit got the gun."

That is TOO FUNNY!

Dude, or Dudette, as the case may be... I apoligize in advance but I'm going to have to use that one on other sites. I will give you credit to be sure. I've chuckled about that one all day!

To all of you Joe-sheep out here:

"What part of illegal don't you understand?"

The Feds don't call a Grand Jury over name calling or too many donut breaks. They are here because they believe there is sufficient evidence that Joe's actions are criminal.

Put that in your pipe and smoke it for a while.

Quit being blindly led to think he's REALLY doing anything about illegal immigration. He is NOT. It's just his hot button and he knows how to push it.

I am an "honest legal citizen of this country" and I never have and NEVER WILL support the actions of the most corrupt politician in Arizona, Joseph M. Arpaio, or his winged monekies David Henderschott, Joel Fox, Andrew Thomas and Dennis Wilenchek.

January 8, 2010 at 6:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To the person who again said," Illegal, what don't you bleeding hearts..." I am not a bleading heart nor is the only issue illegal immigration. The larger issue is FREEDOM. Freedom from idiots like Arpaio and you who think that the illegal immigration issue is the only issue we should be caring about.

Arpaio is using small minded people like you to further his need for udbridled power. You, and those like you, are simpleton pawns that Arpaio and Hendersquat use to further their agendas -- power over the county administration, the courts and the people.

How much of an idiot are you? Are you not smart enough to see that you are being used? Open you eyes and your mind, if you still have one, and begin to think for yourself as a human being. No longer succumb to these petty tyrants.

January 8, 2010 at 6:30 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

By the way, I would identify myself as something other than "anonymous" if there were instructions on how to do that. I don't
Facebook, Myspace, Twitter or AOL. But I do have a user name that is not "anonymous" on other sites. I would like to be "Where Was I" and I'm sure there are people here who know me from other sites and will recognize my posts.

January 8, 2010 at 7:03 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To all of the blind Joe supporters who call the people who disagree with them bleeding hearts. I have been a Republican since before most of you where born. I will be a Republican till the day I die. I am about as liberal as Barry Goldwater was. I don't like the Arpaios of the Republican party. I don't like mean nasty worthless human beings who only think about their own selfish interests. Guys like Arpaio have got to go!

January 8, 2010 at 7:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It rubs the lotion on itself or else it gets the hose again!

January 8, 2010 at 8:28 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ok, Channel 5, enough about Joe. Every night it is the same stuff over and over. Is there no other news in the valley? I'm sick and tired of hearing the same rhetoric over and over and over! Bye, channel 5, never to be watched again!

January 8, 2010 at 9:08 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

kpho is a cbs affiliate, very anti republican, very pro obama. Joe keeps getting elected, cbs doesen't like it. Politics seems to be more and more Chicago all the time, I might as well move back.

January 8, 2010 at 9:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

As a resident of Maricopa County, I am not disturbed that Joe would be aggressive in defending his budget to a bureaucrat like Wilson. I am sure every departmet defended against budget cuts. She does not act like a strong woman and seems to be following the old political system we have here. We need fewer political players like Wilson and more public servants like Joe.

January 8, 2010 at 9:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Same person posting three posts within 10 minutes of each other, all pro-Joe. Hmmmmmmmmm, yah think that they might work for Joe, soon to be convicted felon? Hmmmmmmmmmmm / :)

It rubs the lotion on its' skin......

January 8, 2010 at 9:29 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Typical anti-Joe zombie. I posted one of them. You reprent the illegal alien position well. No facts just words and no regard for the truth. You have no idea of what you are blabbing about.

January 8, 2010 at 9:49 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

I sure don't work for Joe. I support Joe for one simple reason, he enforces the laws every other counties deputies are afraid to enforce. There is not one county sheriff in any other state that has the balls to stand up to the Federal government, when the feds tell them to leave the illegals alone. Call Joe what you want, but he has more balls than any other cop in this country.

January 9, 2010 at 5:10 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Joe fights to stop histories repeat

Roman Empire
Wisconsin farm boy

Right before the fall of the Roman Empire, the soldiers came home from war, only to find their family farm taken by the rich, and ran by slaves. The Wisconsin farm boy came home from Iraq, only to find his family farm taken by the rich too. No more family farms in WI, only mega farms now ran by the modern day slaves.(illegals) Why? The Federal government cut the price of milk in half, butting 2.5 family owned farms our of business per day, until only the rich could afford the land. Which they took and started mega farms with. Now the modern day slaves are working WI farm land. Yes we are walking the same foot prints of the Roman Empire, right before it’s fall.

Joe is the only politician out there that is willing to try and stop the repeat of history. He arrest the modern day slaves and sends them home. He stands up to the Federal government. That is the corrupt Federal government ran and controlled by money from our very rich.

If you illegal lovers don’t like what Joe does, to bad. If you don’t like the system, change it. But don’t attack the only politician here that stands up to our corrupt money ran system. It’s people like you that will insure a repeat in history. It’s people like Joe who may just stop it’s repeat.

January 9, 2010 at 5:29 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Jealous of Joe

After reading comments of the Joe bashers, it is more than obvious that many are jealous of him. How can a county sheriff become so famous, your words echo. How? He's not afraid of the Federal government. He isn't ran by the system that runs all other politicians. That's how Joe became famous. Stop being so jealous of Joe. If you want to be recognized, do something your self to say your through with the system. Joe did, why can't you?

January 9, 2010 at 5:55 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To whoever it is that complained about Channel 5 news covering too many Joe stories, I would like to point out that Channels 3, 10 and 12 also cover them. I've also seen them on CNN and Fox national news networks.

Maybe the best solution would be for Joe to clean up his act, do his REAL job, quick mugging for the cameras and calling press conferences to brag about how tough he is. Then we'd have some law enforcement being conducted and the news stations wouldn't have any bad behavior on Joe's part to report on.

Just a suggestion.

January 9, 2010 at 9:48 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sheriff Joe is the best. He does not play politics with the law and our safety. Only the law breakers and dirty politicians want Joe gone.
Illegal immagration is a crime. The come steal identities, rape , kill our police, kill other innocent people, drive drunk, do the hit and run, they are criminals from the moment they come over the boarder. The fraudendly take welfare and drive our taxes up.
Let the leagal law abiders come immagrate to the US and send all law breakers back to thier own countries.

January 9, 2010 at 11:08 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

First, they came for he illegal immigrants, I did nothing. Next, they came after the newspaper people, I did nothing. Then they came after the county board of supervisors and judges, I did nothing. Now they are coming after ordinary workers, It's time to do something. We must stop Joe Arpaio and the Gestapo. If we don't, they will be coming for us next.


January 9, 2010 at 1:25 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

How silly. First they came for the drug dealers and I did nothing. Then they came for the murders and I did nothing. Next the child molesters and I did nothing. How foolish. If you really believe that open borders is the way to go, fight to change the law. It is that simple. People that support illegal aliens, or sex with minors, drug use, prostitution or whatever, just work to change the laws. Do not blame law enforcement for doing their jobs. Make the legislature do theirs.

January 9, 2010 at 1:54 PM  
Anonymous billied said...

Good ol' sheriff Joe has actually turned Maricopa county into a police state. Most of the people I know are wary of doing anything at all anymore for fear of being rousted for no good reason.
All you people that admire Joe are more than likely too old to do much other than play shuffle board and bingo.We need Joe to get the snowbirds and the rest of the residents that no longer have a life off the roads so that people that enjoy life are not stressing over the dim bulb that stops their vehicle in the HOV lane during rush hour to show his visitors from out of state the building that used to house a Lubys.
Joe is more drama queen, ego and bombast than anything else.
We can find another sheriff that up holds the law with out trying to be a celebrity and causing more harm than good.Joe even said recently that he could run for and be elected as govenor due to his style and self esteem....If that day were to come to pass I would rather be on I-10 east bound to escape the first county in the US to be overseen by a third workd dictator wannabee.
Just wait till Joe outlaws golf carts on the streets of Maricopa county...then all you righteous elders will really have some thing to bitch about

January 9, 2010 at 1:55 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The funny thing is watching the reponse from the MCSO and Arpaio about the grand jury. They are acting like it does not exist. Can you say IN DENIAL? LOL.

January 9, 2010 at 2:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To the person who wrote, "How silly..."

Arpaio is not law enforcement. He is a tyrant who appeals only to the prurient interests of a select few super-conservative, no nothing idiots. I am willing to let federal law enforcement get rid of him and his cast of merry little twits as should you.

January 9, 2010 at 2:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think his stand on Immigration is right on. However, I feel he has gotten a bit too big for his britches.. and needs to back off.

January 9, 2010 at 2:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think the man is doing a fine job.
Keep up the good work joe.

January 9, 2010 at 2:40 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think, you work for Joe and he pays you to type retard pro Joe crap all day! :)

January 9, 2010 at 4:13 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


January 9, 2010 at 4:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Where is the blog about the City of Phoeinx? Phil Gordon can pay his girl friend with public funds. City employees to get $14.3MM in bonus pay while a food tax may be in the future. Mary Rose Wilcox takes an opportunity from a working minority and takes the income for herself. Joe is tough, yes. But he is not shady like Gordon and Wilcox. You can disagree with Joe about issues. But you cannot say he is without character. Gordon and Wilcox on the otherhand are basically crooks. Why not discuss them? Why is KPHO os biased?

January 9, 2010 at 5:55 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I wonder. Did any of you Joe lovers finish grade school? I would seem that you didn't. You all seem to be handicapped in the critical thinking area. That must be why you are so easily led by the likes of these thugs.

January 9, 2010 at 5:57 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Do you ever think? Take a civics class. In a representative republic laws are made by elected representatives. Laws are enforced by the legal authority. Laws are changed by the legislators. If you want the law changed, go to the legislature and get the voters behind you. You want legalized drugs, sex with minors, whatever, the legislature can make it so. Beleive it or not, the goverment does not run at the caprice of illegals or those that just flaunt the law. Anti Joe people are the real thugs. They want things their way without regard to the legal process. Mob rule in short.

January 9, 2010 at 6:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Uh no. Joe is the thug here. The Feds believe so. That is good enough for me. Throw the bum out!

January 9, 2010 at 7:05 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The guy above said anti Joe people flaunt the law and want things there way? Hello!? Isn't that what JOE wants and what JOE does? Wtf do you think the feds are concerned about? Unless you just believe the feds singled Joe out, out of all of the sheriffs in America, for absolutely no reason. Justice is sometimes blind. Joe supporters are always bind.

January 9, 2010 at 7:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The Feds are just doing the will of Dems. They see illegals as a potential new voting class. Has nothing to do with the law or justice, just trying to get more Dems elected. It is funny that most of the ardent pro illegals are Dems or liberal Reps. They care nothing for law or justice, just tying to stay in power. We had all those years of Janet to see that. And Gordon and Wilcox, simple politicans out for a buck and some power. Hopefully they will be out soon.

January 9, 2010 at 7:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think he is doing a great job. He is applying the law. The persons in opposition to him are illegals, or friends or relatives of illegals. He gets overwhelmingly re-elected that should tell you something. For some strange reason, the illegals think they have the same rights as US citizens, they don't.

January 9, 2010 at 8:02 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Joe needs to go!

January 9, 2010 at 8:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

...It puts the lotion in the basket or else it gets the hose again!

January 9, 2010 at 8:51 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ah, Maricopa County politics...

So much fun. Such a great shuruff. Why can't we all just get along.

LOL. I can't wait until Joe and his goons are locked up.

January 9, 2010 at 9:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The bottom line is: Fed. trumps County. Thank God. This sheriff is a delusional narcissus.

January 9, 2010 at 9:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

With Mary Rose Wilcox and Phil Gordon, photo radar Maricopa is like third world country. Ruling politicans take what they like from the citizens. Spend money on girl friends, take kick backs from community organizations and live large. Give themselves bonuses and tax food. Haha. Thank goodness for the weather.

January 9, 2010 at 9:23 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Say goodbye to the nasty little man and his nasty little friends! Goodbye and good riddance Joe blowhard!

January 9, 2010 at 9:45 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Amazing!!!! Illegal is breaking the law and that is what Joe stands for... to put away law breakers and not have them go through the system again. Why do you think that Sheriff's and other law enforcement agencies come to this state from other countries or states to find out how to run a system that sucks the taxpayers money just to house criminals? He knows how to run a jail and is not afraid of poloticans threats. Of course, if you were in that kind of position you would not love the spotlight...No not you!!! I don't agree with everything that Joe does, but I do support the FACT that he upholds the law, which is not easy to do in this liberal society. Now you can go hug a tree and kiss a felon!

January 9, 2010 at 10:29 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The cow says "Moo!"

The pig says "oink!"

The sheriff Joe supporter says "Illegal, squawk! Illegal, squawk!"

January 9, 2010 at 10:45 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To the guy above who talked about the fact that other law enforcement agencies come to Arizona to learn. I guess they won't be coming here to learn how to break federal laws after the sheriff is indicted.

January 9, 2010 at 10:47 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Hey Joe bashers,

You all have the same facts and things to say. "Wait tell the Federal government gets a hold of Joe." In the same breath you say we have to much government control and don't need health care reform. You’re like the Republican congress man who says we don't need government or have too much. What are these congressmen doing in government if they think we don't need government? Like the Republican congress men who say we don't need government, you bashers make no sense at all. You have no facts, just hope the feds will stop Joe from enforcing the laws. Don’t think for a second the feds are going to wrap Joe up and cart him out of our state. They have over a million Joe supporters here to get through first. I think you bashers should be the next victim of an illegals crime, maybe you'll shut your ignorant and jealous face up then.

January 10, 2010 at 1:55 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

to anonymous,

Why did the federal government single Joe Out? You ask? Because he arrests their modern day slaves, that's why. How dumb and blind can you be not to know that. The system loves the modern day slaves, Joe does not. The rich system makes billions off the modern day slaves, Joe spends thousands locking them up in his tents. That is why the feds are after Joe, he arrest their slaves. All you bashers bitch about the federal government, but now they are your best friend lol. Two faced ignorant blind sheep you bashers are. Just face it, it's not just Joe you don't like, but all police and laws right.

January 10, 2010 at 2:14 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Joe for Governor

Why would I want Joe as our Governor? Because he has proven he is not ran by the lobbyist and money system. The system loves and wants the modern day slaves here, Joe stands up to that system and arrest their slaves. I believe Joe would stand up to more than just this system. He would make sure we all got solar power here. He’s not afraid of the oil and coal system, that makes us pay for their electricity. Why would he be afraid of them, he’s not afraid of the Federal Government. I bet he would even change the mileage standards here. To ensure we get the same mileage here as our American made cars get when sold over seas. They have to meet over seas mileage standards, which they do no problem. Joe would be the first Governor that did what is right for the majority and not what is right for business ethics. Yes oil and other businesses run this country, but they don’t run Joe!

January 10, 2010 at 5:42 AM  
Blogger Mac Trucker said...

If you obey the law you have nothing to worry about. If you break the law you better get out of the County. Our family loves the work hes doing. We would support him for Governor with blood sweat and tears!

The Callahan's

January 10, 2010 at 6:03 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The Callahans, ha, like the Callahan from Dirty Harry right? Very funny.

Joe needs to go! The feds believe there is enough reason to have a grand jury look into the matter. The balls of justice are in motion, and no amount of intimidation by Joe's goons will stop that now. Joe will not survive this fight by ignoring the problem and pretending he is tougher than everybody else. Might as well retire now while he is ahead.

January 10, 2010 at 9:16 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Joe retire lol

That is what you bashers wish would happen. The grand jury put the balls of justice in motion lol again. They maybe costing AZ money, but they are not taking Joe from AZ, Mark my words. Joe is the only politician out there with a pair of balls, the ball of justice doesn't stand a chance against Joe's. Quit crying for the Federal government you no balls bashers, they are not going to save your criminal activities in AZ. Joes going to arrest you, face the facts.

January 10, 2010 at 10:54 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

If that is what the bashers wish would happen then their wishes appear to be coming true. A grand jury can only mean that the feds believed there is enough evidence to prosecute and convict Joe. God help him if they indict.

January 10, 2010 at 10:59 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser, profession, retard.

January 10, 2010 at 11:09 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Wish all you want bashers

God is on Joes side, not the side of the grand jury. The grand jury may wish and pray and hope they can convict Joe, but the facts remain, Joe only enforced the laws, he did not break them. Yes the feds break the law and are willing to start bull crap law suites against Joe. Still, God and justice will prevail and all charges will be dropped against Joe. Why doesn’t anyone try and convict the boarder patrol for bringing the modern day slave into our country? If Joe had the authority, he would. No Joe can’t control the federal government, but the federal government can’t control Joe either. That’s what the grand jury is really concerned with, the feds can‘t buy Joe. I hope the feds don’t forget, Joe has over a million backers here in AZ. It will take more than bull crap charges to take Joe from all of us.

January 10, 2010 at 11:23 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Anonymous who said "Mark Gasser, profession, retard"
lol at you moron

Anonymous lol, you are so brave. Just don't break Joe's laws, you'll be wearing pink underwear. But I bet you would like that part.

January 10, 2010 at 11:31 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Now who is engaging in WISHFUL THINKING? The facts are that Joe has made some powerful enemies and those enemies are going to ram it home, over and over and over again. This he will not survive politically. So you Joe supporters can wish and pray all you like. In the end you might find that God was actually not on your side.

January 10, 2010 at 11:34 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Might find God not on the side of good?

What kind of a moron are you, to say such a thing? You bashers are the only ones who need to hope and pray. God is about good, not what the corrupt Federal government wants. If you don't like Joe for enforcing the law, that doesn't mean God will not like Joe either. Yes your illegals are a huge part of evil on earth, but your evil is powerless over God and Joe.

January 10, 2010 at 11:40 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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January 10, 2010 at 11:48 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sheriff Babau, when can you take over as Maricopa County Sheriff?? I know Pinal County will miss you, but we need a man with integrity, honesty, a deep seeded link to this Great State, loyalty to its people and above all....One that just does his job and does not throw his fat ass in front of every TV camera to claim how he is the toughest Sheriff in town.. What a moron... Sheriff B I will vote for you and so will my entire VFW post..

January 10, 2010 at 11:49 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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January 10, 2010 at 11:51 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

"God is about good, not what the corrupt Federal government wants."

Actually, most of the time God does not take sides and the chips fall where that may. That is just a part of what is called life. Did God prevent the holocaust or the murders in the balkans or Rhodesia? No. That does not mean God does not care, he just does not take sides.

For someone to say that God is on their side is a very arrogant thing. YOU should be ashamed. Who are you to say what God thinks or will do?

January 10, 2010 at 11:53 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i will take great joy in seeing Joe carted off t federal prison, along with Hendersquat and Fox

January 10, 2010 at 12:29 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Border Patrol

God Bless Joe!!! A man with a back bone. A man who doesn't bend the law or turn the other cheek just to gain a vote. He is a True American, or what America "used" to be. Now we have leaders, that I have no idea how they stand up straight without a spine. Everything is so PC unless you're bashing white Americans.
We have laws in this country and in this state. We have polititions who are willing to bend the law for "certain" people so that they will get their vote...if anyone thinks that anyone in politics actually cares about these people is drinking some crazy kool-aid. They do it only to hopefully gain their vote.
AND...the main stream media, like KPHO, tell the news with their "left-ist" spin, instead of actually "just reporting the news".

January 10, 2010 at 12:48 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Joe, a man who does not understand civil rights or abuse of power laws. I am a WHITE AMERICAN, and I don't like Joe. I guess next you'll call me a liberal. I am a registered Republican.

John Steikenman - Phoenix

January 10, 2010 at 12:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Can he do anything about all these fricking barking dogs in every neighborhood? I cannot believe the number of irresponsible dog owners in this area!

January 10, 2010 at 2:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

@ Border Partol

Where does one even start.

You said, "A man who doesn't bend the law"

I would say that abuse of power and use of public office to intimidate qualifies handily as "Bending the law".

"He is a true American" I guess that you believe TRUE AMERICAN'S all believe like you are are probably white.

"We have laws in this country and in this state." Yes we do, and the sheriff, more than anyone should obey all laws of the land,not just the ones he likes.

January 10, 2010 at 2:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sheriff Joe is the only person in the State of AZ that is trying to enforce the laws that we voted for. Good grief - the illegals are taking over and we're letting them. This is so darn wrong. Any one from any other country has to have their paperwork in order before entering but not the mexicans - they come and go at will. We have to back Sheriff Joe before it's too late.

January 10, 2010 at 3:56 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The only person huh? So none of the countless thousands of people out there in Law Enforcement like my uncle are doing anything? He always told me that the MCSO is like a cult not an LE organization. I happen to believe him now. you guys are a bunch of loons.

Jill P

January 10, 2010 at 4:06 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Border Patrol

You have NO idea what goes on at the border. If you did, you would be singing the praises of Joe.

January 10, 2010 at 4:09 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The praises of joe,

The was an old sheriff named Joe.

Who angered a powerful foe

He said with a grin

This is some shit I am in!

My indictment will certainly blow!

January 10, 2010 at 4:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Border Patrol

So, do you take a left at the rainbow and a right at the unicorn to get to your little liberal land?

January 10, 2010 at 4:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


You are so dumb that you don't realize that the guy who typed a response @Border Patrol was talking to the guy who original typed the screen name Border Patrol and probably agrees with you.

@ Means AT

When you type @NAME you are replying to the name after @.

January 10, 2010 at 4:23 PM  
Anonymous billied said...

To Mark Gasser...
If brains were dynamite you wouldn't have enough to make your ears pop....
I can't help but think you still have duct tape and plastic sheets left over from y2k....
and you are certainly convinced that the world will end on 12-21-12....
Your grip on reality is amiss...shut off the talk shows and slowly set down the remote for the tv,shut it off and get a two fisted grip on reality If you read the AZ Republic, discontinue delivery, or have some one read it too you
Ditto heads are out of fashion

January 10, 2010 at 6:19 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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January 10, 2010 at 9:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I predict Joe's pink underwear will have lots of frills and healthy skid marks

January 10, 2010 at 9:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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January 10, 2010 at 9:43 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

For all u right wing wannabes...You'll all be pretty quiet when Joe Arpaio is're all VERY predictable! If You endorse this dope, then you endorse ALL that is wrong with ROGUE cops. He thinks he's Scarface with a badge. Well say hullo to ma little friend...

January 10, 2010 at 9:49 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

For those who missed it the first time here is my new poem titled,

The praises of Joe

There was an old sheriff named Joe.

Who angered a powerful foe

He said with a grin

"This is some shit I am in!

My indictment will certainly blow!"

January 10, 2010 at 10:18 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I posted this elsewhere, but this thread has more traffic- so I hope someone enjoys it:

Joe walked into a McDonald's at lunch time.

Joe: I'd like two Big Macs, a large order of fries and a regular drink to go
Employee: That's two Big Macs, large fries and a regular drink, right
Joe: You got it
Employee: Okay, that's $4.22
Joe: Hang on for a second
While waiting, the employee collected and bagged the food, then returned to Joe, waiting at the counter.
Joe: I'd like a large Chocolate shake, too.
Employee: With the large shake, that comes to $6.29
Joe starts to walk out without paying
Employee: Hey- you have to pay- it's $6.29
Joe: Cancel da' large shake
Employee: So that will be $4.22
Joe: (as he walks out the door)- I just saved you almost three dollars (or four thousand million dollars- who's counting?) by canceling the shake
Employee: But you need to pay for the food
Joe: If every customer saved you $3.00, McDonald's profits would soar, huh?
Employee: But we need to get paid
Joe: I just saved McDonald's billions of dollars, you should thank me
Employee: I'm calling the cops
Joe: I am da' chief law enforcement officer in this hemisphere. I'm also a restaurant consultant as of today. I'm going to call my depadies to see if you have a green card from planet earth, I suspect you might be an illegal alien, and it's my job to ensure you belong on earth. That's why I am da' Toughest Sheruf in da' world. And don't thank me for saving McDonalds all those billions.

January 10, 2010 at 10:44 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

What is Joe and God about?

God is about one thing and one thing only, good. No God has nothing to do with the evil things on earth, that would be the opposite of God. How can I say God is on someones side? Simple, any act of good on earth comes from God. When Joe enforces the laws of our land, unlike the rest of the sheriffs out their, he is doing Gods work.

January 11, 2010 at 4:39 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Joe for Governor

Why would I want Joe as our Governor? Because he has proven he is not ran by the lobbyist and money system. The system loves and wants the modern day slaves here, Joe stands up to that system and arrest their slaves. I believe Joe would stand up to more than just this system. He would make sure we all got solar power here. He’s not afraid of the oil and coal system, that makes us pay for their electricity. Why would he be afraid of them, he’s not afraid of the Federal Government. I bet he would even change the mileage standards here. To ensure we get the same mileage here as our American made cars get when sold over seas. They have to meet over seas mileage standards, which they do no problem. Joe would be the first Governor that did what is right for the majority and not what is right for business ethics. Yes oil and other businesses run this country, but they don’t run Joe!

January 11, 2010 at 4:40 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

The feds and Mexico can’t buy Joe

The feds told every sheriff in this country, “ don’t mess with the illegals.” To date, only one sheriff in this country told them where they can stick their words, Joe.

The Mexican drug lords too would love to tell Joe what to do, but they can’t buy Joe either. Joe arrest their meth backs, the ones who bring 90 percent of America’s meth problem to America. Meth is a very addictive drug that takes curious teens down the road of chemical war fare waged against America. That is right, meth is chemical war fare being waged against the United States, by Mexico. So where is our army, fighting for the system, that’s where. Insuring the war toy makers here make billions. Insuring the oil lords here can get their oil from over seas, where they have all their money invested. Joe is the only one I know that is fighting the Mexican American war and the real terrorist. No the Mexican American war is not over, just ask any meth back.

Yes the feds want Joe gone, but they have to get threw over one million of us first. The feds don’t stand a chance. All they are doing is proving they support slavery here from the modern day slaves, with their actions against Joe. Joe is the only sheriff in America fighting to up hold our laws against Mexican terrorist and soldiers coming here illegally. I think it’s time we all do what Joe does, stand up to the money ran systems that are destroying our country.

January 11, 2010 at 5:18 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Five foot 6 and brown eyes

That is a description Joe’s deputies hear everyday, after a suspect gets away from a crime they committed. Do you understand why Joe’s deputies arrest illegals? What part of that criminal description is racial profiling? When Joe’s deputies approach someone with brown eyes 5 foot 6 and arrest them for being here illegally, that does not justify saying the deputy is racial profiling. The deputy is simple checking someone who’s description was given to them that day and everyday prior.

I’m not sure why the majority of illegals here fall into that description. I am guessing inter breeding maybe?

No matter how Joe’s deputies find and arrest someone here illegally really doesn’t matter much. What does matter is Joe’s deputies are doing what they swore they would do, up hold the laws of this land. Considering Joe is the only sheriff in our country that is doing something about the Mexican American war, do you think his replacement would do the same? Yes we are at war with Mexico. As long as Mexico keeps making 90 percent of the meth in America, which kills more Americans than any war prior. I am willing to bet a new sheriff would be bought by the feds, just like every other sheriff in America. Thank God we got one Joe. Too bad no other sheriff has the balls Joe has. If they did, the Mexican American war would be over.

January 11, 2010 at 6:59 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To billied

No I didn't buy into y2k like you. Nor do I believe religions claim to the world ending in 2012, that would be you once again.
Let me guess billied, you are a college kid who thinks he knows all but really knows nothing about life in America. No I don't educate my self from the local news as do you. No I'm not a cry baby who thinks only Joe's deputies can be pricks. Why don't you try and mess with the California Highway Patrol? Joes deputies would seem like angels to you if you do. Too bad none of you bashers can't prove any points I made wrong. You resort to grade school name calling for a defense lol. Maybe that is where you should be instead of college? It appears you learned nothing to da

January 11, 2010 at 7:58 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...


A man named Joe
All should know
Yes he’s a lot
And against pot

No I don’t agree
On all he sees
Still I respect
Vote to re elect

There is only 1 Joe
All sheriffs should know
Then copy his way
For a much better day

Yes Joe has balls
Not hearing system calls
Not picking the law
He enforces them all

January 11, 2010 at 9:01 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

No more Joe in 2010!

Marc L Tempe

January 11, 2010 at 10:38 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

"That is a description Joe’s deputies hear everyday, after a suspect gets away from a crime they committed. "

So - Mark Gasser, are we to understand that YOU are in touch with Joe's deputies every day? Do you work for Joe, or the MCSO? It seems that you spend lots of time here and elsewhere defending him, and making up favorable PR, and changing the subject. How tall are you and what color are your eyes? Just asking, because if you're doing this at the taxpayer's expense, those items will be on your booking sheet, even though you might not be from another country.

You see, Mark, the law of the land applies to everyone. And don't bother accusing me of being an illegal immigrant, or ignoring any laws. They are to be upheld by everyone, and I was born in the USA and am white. Don't talk about imported cars, and how the rich are sticking to the poor, or any other subject not related to the performance of the job that Joe was elected to perform and which is paid for by the taxpayers of Maricopa County. Show us some verifiable facts to show that Joe is doing is entire job, enforcing and upholding all the laws. I know this isn't the first time you've been asked for some of those. No one who reads these comments have seen any of those from you as yet. You present yourself as having access to inside information, since you seem to be in contact with his deputies each and every day. So inform us with some facts, Mark Gasser. No offense- but your opinion (and mine) isn't worth the electrons it takes to put it across in a court of law.

January 11, 2010 at 11:17 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser, Profession: Retard, Current Status: Unemployed

January 11, 2010 at 11:20 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

No need for name calling- I am hoping that he'll be honest about his agenda. There's lots of pro-Joe propaganda coming from his direction, and we deserve to know why that might be. Many disagree with his views, and so do the facts that are available, calling him names is not going to help.

I think he's somewhat courageous for coming forward with a stand that is seemingly becoming less popular with the passing of each day. A lot of it doesn't make much sense and isn't cogent- quite true, but I for one would like to know of its epistemology.

January 11, 2010 at 11:54 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yeah I know, sorry. I would like to know if what I believe is true as well. My gut tells me yes it is. Once again welcome to the bizarre disjointed world that is the MCSO.

January 11, 2010 at 11:57 AM  
Anonymous J.W. Simms said...

Does anybody have any information about a federal investigation of ( Lydia Guzman ) and her" NETWORK "? also does anybody have any information on ( Lydia Guzman ) and any possible involvement in drug cartels or human smuggling? Thanks! J.W. Simms.

January 11, 2010 at 12:57 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

J.W. Simms. Is Mark Gassman.

January 11, 2010 at 1:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


January 11, 2010 at 1:36 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

J.W. Simms: Would you kindly inform the readers how any possible investigation of Lydia Guzman is related to whether Joe is properly doing his job? What is your reason for asking about that?

January 11, 2010 at 1:39 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


And how do you know that? Because of public disclosures, journalists, and lawsuits- right? So let's have some of that in Maricopa County. If there's no corruption- Joe and his minions have nothing about which to worry.

Allow me to anticipate that some might say it's a waste of the taxpayer's money. Would they make that argument in the case of the corruption in national politics? If so, they would have no basis for their claims of corruption (or "curruption") there- and would have to find another red herring to try to deflect the public inquisition of MCSO's activities.

The grand jury is supposed to be acting in the public interest. Why would anyone think that is a bad thing?

January 11, 2010 at 2:07 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To anonyous who said,

"The grand jury is supposed to be acting in the public interest. Why would anyone think that is a bad thing?"

What public are you talking about, the modern day slave or their masters? Yes the corruption is in Washington. What more proof do you need, than the fact there is two rich controled lobyist for every senator and congress man we have? Do you think these lobyist pay our politicians to do what the majority wants? No they don't, they pay our politicians to do what the very very rich want. Yes the lobbyist got Regan to take the solar panels off the white house, that Jimmy Carter installed when he was president. Yes the lobbyist got Regan to give the energy credits to oil, that Carter gave to solar. Oh yes that is a fact. Regan put 90 percent of the solar companies out of buisness, back in the 80's. Why do you think our two ton trucks get the same mileage as our two ton cars got in the 50's? Why? Because we let our government be controlled by lobbyist, that's why. Joe's the only politician I know who doesn't do as the system brides. Why is the grand jury going after Joe you asked? Now you know.

January 11, 2010 at 3:34 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Since you said the corruption is in Washington then it must be so.....You are the "CURRUPSION" expert.

January 11, 2010 at 4:05 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

to Anonymous who said,

Since you said the corruption is in Washington then it must be so.....You are the "CURRUPSION" expert.

Thanks, when the rest of the majority is as expert as I, we will have an America our children and their children can live through. Without experts like me, our end is near.

January 11, 2010 at 4:19 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser: "Why is the grand jury going after Joe you asked? Now you know."

The only thing we know is your opinion. Tell us, please, do you know any facts? I am getting tired of asking- you've never presented any- just a tired viewpoint. Mark- it's been done. Do you have anything useful (or even provably factual) to add? Please cite your sources, if you think you have some facts to share.

January 11, 2010 at 4:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser: A bit of clarification appears to be needed for the above request: "Please cite your sources, if you think you have some facts to share."

This pertains to facts about the elected Sherrif's performance of his duties, to include the management of MCSO and the jail system. Nobody here (with a single exception whose surname is Gasser) is interested in made up facts about solar energy, automobile (or any product) imports, the inequality of persons in various socioeconomic strata, etc. This forum is about the Sherrif. Please demonstrate to the readers here that you understand that and present some on-topic information that can be confirmed form a reliable source or sources to back-up your abundant opining here.

There are other places that you can discuss the various other topics that seem to interest you.

January 11, 2010 at 4:46 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Have you ever taken a debate course or a creative writing course Mark? Just saying that something is so does not prove your point. Stating some facts from proven sources might help you to back up your opinion.

January 11, 2010 at 4:50 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Anonymous who repeated my words ,

"That is a description Joe’s deputies hear everyday, after a suspect gets away from a crime they committed. "

You want me to prove what I say without talking about cars or straying off the subject at hand. OK, no problem.

If I was Joe’s attorney, my defense for racial profiling would be so simple. The five foot six and brown eyes description is heard everyday by Joes deputies. Therefore, anyone they arrest for being illegal, is simple a description of a suspect they heard that day and the day before.

How do I know this you asked, unless I work for and talk to Joe’s deputies everyday you say? Well it really don’t take a rocket scientist to figure that one out or someone who talks to Joe’s deputies. I never said a word to Joe or his deputies, nor do I want to. Just look out your car window at a busy intersection. How many illegals do you see over six feet and under five feet? None right? Since one third of Joes inmates are here illegally, it is obvious Joe’s deputies hear this description everyday. So when the grand jury accuses Joe of racial profiling, all his attorney needs to say is the deputies had their description from a previous crime. The grand jury is going to lose, sorry Joe bashers.

January 11, 2010 at 4:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

There is more than one Grand Jury and there are at least a dozen more criminal and lawsuits pending. If the sheriff was so innocent I doubt that he would have all of those people trying to sue him or prosecute him. No need to worry the MCSO circus will all be over soon. I am sure the new sheriff will clean house as well. :)

January 11, 2010 at 5:06 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Anoymous,

Yes there is more than one illegal loving law suite against Joe. Your point is? I couldn't care less if there was a hundred law suites against Joe. The fact remains, Joe did nothig but up hold the laws of this land. Cry all you want Joe bashers, this is America, you can't bust someone for up holding the law, no matter how much you try.

January 11, 2010 at 6:01 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

When in your history have you conducted something like this? Several months of such a blog? You are nonobjective and shameful in this continued inquiry.

Crime is way down in Maricopa County year to date. There is no other reason than that so many of the illegals left the State because of our Sheriff's practices.

I know that the civil suits and Grand Jury will go the same way they always have (losing)and Sheriff Arpaio will continue doing what he does. You haters that oppose him can continue in your sad little rants. Most of us are ashamed of you.

January 11, 2010 at 6:12 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser: Thanks for finally admitting that you make up your facts. You just confirmed that your support for the (current) Sheriff is based on nothing but your ill-informed emotions, and assumptions based on limited perceptions and hearsay. You seem to be in the majority.

This is a quite striking illustration of why there's so much corruption and malfeasance among politicians: They know that people will believe what they want to believe (con artists also exploit this fact of human nature). They also know if they keep repeating a lie people will eventually accept it as fact. And they know that few will ever fact-check their lies before they go to the polls.

So I wonder why so many keep complaining about the corruption and exploitation by elected officials when they themselves perpetuate these ills by their willful ignorance. I truly am not trying to insult you. You obviously want the world to be a better place, as do we all.

January 11, 2010 at 6:34 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I doubt that the sheriff will win all of these lawsuits or criminal cases. It does not matter. Joe is 78 years old. If current life expectancy rates are to be believed he'll be visiting the pearly gates or the flaming gates, depending upon your view of where Joe is going when he dies, soon. I don't wish that he dies soon I am just being realistic.

January 11, 2010 at 6:37 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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January 11, 2010 at 7:00 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Amonymous whs says,
Mark Gasser: Thanks for finally admitting that you make up your facts.

Sorry, I'm not a Republican congress man or senator. Everything I said here is not made up, it is simple and obvious facts. No I'm not a democrat either. I am for the majority, something our politicians have forgotten about since Jimmy Carter.

January 11, 2010 at 7:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

In response to Joe being 78 and 'passing on' soon. GOOD RIDDANCE !!

But he's one of those old bastards that will probably hang around until he's 103, just to be a pain in the ass to the rest of society.

January 11, 2010 at 7:05 PM  
Anonymous J.W. Simms said...

Anonymous said...

J.W. Simms: Would you kindly inform the readers how any possible investigation of Lydia Guzman is related to whether Joe is properly doing his job? What is your reason for asking about that?

The fact that there is even a " question " about whether or not Joe Arpaio is properly doing his job is absurd at best. The job of the sheriff, is to protect the law-full citizens of maricopa county, from the unlaw-full criminals in! maricopa county, whether they be white collar criminals stealing our money, blue collar criminals stealing our goods, or illegal aliens stealing our lives.There is no doubt every race has their criminal element, it just so happens that through our own neglect of immigration laws, illegal Mexican aliens are the dominate criminal element in Maricopa county.Thus we have ( Lydia " the scuze " Guzman ) a self admitted illegal alien supporter, who by her own admission goes out of her way to hamper the sheriff in the commission of his duties during his crime sweeps. Anybody with information on ( Lydia " the scuze " Guzman ) being involved in criminal activity, is urged to contact the proper authorities with said information. Thank! you. J.W. Simms.

January 11, 2010 at 7:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sounds like another typical tactic of the MCSO. They don't know who dislikes them and posts on here, since they can't get the IP addresses (legally anyways). So they begin to guess as to who might post on here. Could it just be regular guys like me who dislike the sheriff's policies? No, they start to believe it is actually Lydia Guzman, snicker....!!! LOL, ROLF, WTF? Seriously, this is how they are down at the MCSO, a bunch of sick psychos.

January 11, 2010 at 7:36 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

If you think of all the good this man has done for our state. Holy smokes. Got prison meals down to like $0.27 each. Took out all the porno. Removed the weights and workout equipment so it doesn't take 5 of his deputies to take down 1 of the many recidivists that used to be able to workout 10 hours a day and get hulked out. Pink is a calming color. And tent city being 115 degrees while our U.S. Marines are sleeping on dirt in full uniform with 80 pound packs... big deal. If you don't want to do the time, don't do the crime. He's just upholding the laws that have been voted for. I don't get some of you people. Wake up, then shut up. Joe, you doing a great job. Grand juries are convened all the time. No worries, you'll do just fine. I say Joe for President.

January 11, 2010 at 7:57 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Not to mention the 7 million dollars he wasted. Do I really care if an inmate watches porno or not? Maybe the inmates won't **** each other in the *** if they at least have pictures of women to look at.

January 11, 2010 at 8:02 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

If anyone knows of a carp that illegally swam upstream from Mexico- would you please inform the proper authorities (or if you can't reach them, tell Sheriff Joe's office). Thank! you. J.P. Simms Esq.

I looked out my car window, and saw that exactly 90.4579% of the carp were here illegally and committing heinous crimes. You go, Joe!

January 11, 2010 at 8:47 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Telling it like it is

Thanks channel five. Your blog to discredit Joe has more than back fired in your face. You gave me and other Joe supporters the chance to tell it like it is.

You bashers all fall back to the same argument and call Joe a racist. When the fact of the matter is, it is the illegals who are the racist. They blame America for their own countries corrupt government. You think Mexico would be rich if we gave you Texas back. Let me tell you what would happen if we did give Texas to Mexico. Texas would be one more place illegals would be running from and most Americans wouldn’t step foot in. Yes more Americans would vacation in Mexico, if it wasn’t for your corrupt government and police. Most here aren’t going to give your corrupt police the chance to kidnap them and be held for ransom. You think Texas oil would make you a rich country lol. Mexico already has more oil than we buy from them. Why? The oil lords here have their money invested over seas. No they don’t want Mexico to make the profits they make from over seas. Why don’t you ask your Mexican government what they do with the money from the oil we do buy from Mexico? Canada is the number one supplier of oil to this country. Mexico is number two. Google that if you need proof. The number two oil supplier to the United States, yet the Mexican majority live in third world conditions. Stop believing your government lies about America, and change your corrupt government. I’ll work to change mine, but I can’t do crap about Mexico’s, I was born on the wrong side of the border to do that. You illegals on the other hand have no excuse. If you want a better Mexico, stop blaming America for Mexico and do something in your own country about it. Besides, if America gave Texas to the right fall owners, Mexico would have nothing coming. Mexico took it from the Native North Americans and turned the Native North Americans into their slaves. So if we ever do give Texas back, say hello to the biggest reservation in America. Mexico, you got nothing coming. You only get what your corrupt government gives. To date the Mexican rich take the money and the majority lives in poverty. Yes be pissed, but not at me.

January 12, 2010 at 5:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

All you talked about was the illegal immigrant issue. Right now the main thing I see them talking about is abuse of power again AMERICANS. You seem to have selective listening and reasoning skills. The abuse of power allegations are criminal and could destroy Arpaio.

January 12, 2010 at 8:08 AM  
Anonymous J.W. Simms said...

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January 12, 2010 at 8:27 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Joe Arpaio is doing what the vast majority of citizens in Maricopa County want. Border jumpers are decimating this state like armies of locust. I wish they would do a crime sweep on the entire city of Phoenix. Get 'em out of here - we don't want or need them. And Americans who are pro-illegal are traitors.

January 12, 2010 at 10:42 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

to anonymous who said,

Abuse of power agains illegals is the issure?

Well then there really is no issure here is there? Since they are here illegally, they have no rights. Joe inforcing the law is not abuse of power. It is using the power the law gave Joe. The feds can cry all they want to about Joe arresting their modern day slaves. But that's all they can do, cry. They can't take Joe from us for up holding the law, no matter how much they try or cry. When is someone going to file suite against the slave masters, for wasting AZ tax dollars to deal with their bull crap court actions?

January 12, 2010 at 12:47 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

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January 12, 2010 at 1:01 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I worked for Joe and had to leave after 5Yr. Its his way or the highway. I hope the feds can fined what they need to get Joe and all his chiefs out.

January 12, 2010 at 4:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Actually some of you people just don't get it. It isn't all about illegals. It's about abuse of power and no accountability. The Sheriff has no one that he is accountable to and that transfers down to his subordinates. Sheriff Joe's department is not like other police departments and don't have the same disciplinary procedures as other agencies. They aren't subject to polygraphs to clear complaints from citizens. They just blow citizens off. They don't respond to legal freedom of information requests and are able to get away with that. We actually have proof that the deputies falsified their reports and were backed by their supervisors. We had no recourse. Unfortunately it gives all his officers a bad name when some are good officers. We just need better accountability, honesty and integrity in the Sheriff's office than what there is and if the Feds can do it then more power to them. Our law enforcement agencies need more audits to make them accountable for their actions. There is more corruption in the upper eschelon of law enforcement. Most agencies make their officers accountable but it never applies to them. Sheriff Joe's agency allows everyone to run rampant(if they aren't an honest cop) if they want.

January 12, 2010 at 5:52 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Anonymous who claims proof

You say you have proof that deputies falsified their reports? Where is this proof? Why haven't you done something with it? You say Joes office is unlike any other? You are right about that for sure. Joe and his deputies are the only police other than the federal government that arrest and remove the modern day slaves. If there is all this proof against Joe and his office, then justice will prevail. Until then, I will support the only sheriff in this country that up holds all the laws of the land.

January 12, 2010 at 6:37 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The sheriff could have avoided all of this crap and just come out one day and said "We will look into all allegations and fix what needs to be fixed." Instead we as tax payers get to listen to the sheriff's tax payer funded ego filled rants. After this sheriff is gone legal scholars will be studying the sheriff's public relations blunders for decades.

January 12, 2010 at 7:18 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Go Joe! We support Joe, he's doing his job and a lot more than many of the politicians we have. Debbie C in Phoenix.

January 12, 2010 at 9:19 PM  
Anonymous R.Rogers said...

Sheriff Joe has been abusing his power for a few years now. I am really surprised that he has lasted as long as he has. When you meet him (Out away from the office) he acts, holier then thou, like he is the greatest thing on earth. And he will let you know right away that he can do anything he wants, he is “THE SHERIFF “, big deal. It is about time that they put him thru the ringer, they’ll probably find out more skeletons in his closet.

January 12, 2010 at 9:26 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser: "You bashers all fall back to the same argument and call Joe a racist."

Kindly cite a single post in which anyone called Joe a racist (just the date, time and name, if any, of the poster will do). If you can't be accurate about the concerns raised about Joe in print here- how can you evaluate his performance? How can anyone take anything you claim to be factual seriously? You have yet to cite a single source for your "facts" other than yourself and what you imagine the deputies are saying every day.

I am by no means singling you out- you represent a certain viewpoint better than many of the posters here, and many of us find the singular inability to reason, or use critical thinking abilities very sad. You are an excellent case study, I think.

In court evidence is what matters- not certitude. The fact that this discussion is taking place in the country that claims to have the best legal system (not the fastest) in the world is quite illuminating. Most of the posters here, statistically speaking, are prospective jurors. I hope you can sleep soundly with that knowledge.

January 12, 2010 at 11:24 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

CORRECTION: I double-checked and found a single post from foul-mouthed individual who called him a racist. There are something like 170 posts in this thread so far, so I hope you can understand my error- though I am not excusing it. From the looks of the majority who have concerns about Joe, he is not speaking for them. In other words, those who are concerned or angry about the performance (or lack thereof) of his legal duties, are not concerned about racism.

January 12, 2010 at 11:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'll bring the RAIL !!
I am as white as a bag of White Lilly Flour and
I say "SUCK IT" Joe !
You are running a freakin' Nazi Camp System. When you call the jail number and listen to the eternal hold info. you will hear "70,000 WANTED PEOPLE"in Maricopa CO.
You are taking everyday hard working citizens(white,brown,red,black,green etc.)and turning them into criminals for your gain.Ruining their lives and careers with your careless tactics. Most of these warrants are for the normal average citizens with little or no prior
record.Good standing citizens just not that familiar with all the "hoo ha" (BS)I mean people that have never been to jail or in the back of a police car in their whole life kind of people.
Next thing you know your being pulled over because of a random sweep in your area or a brake light out.Your thinking, ok, "just routine license check" right? no problem.Then they say, "Step out of the car, you have a warrant for your arrest".Did you know that you could have a warrant for your arrest and not even know about it? Did you know that a misunderstanding from a previous landlord could result in court papers being sent to an address that you lived at 3 years ago which would result in a "non appearance in court" which would result in a "warrant" which would result an unexpected arrest? A trip to jail was no quick fix for any misunderstandings.You are now one of Joes slaves and another notch in his belt to cry to the Feds,"Send us more money"!
"We have sooooooooo many many bad people over here in Maricopa"!

January 13, 2010 at 3:44 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

(continued)You are treated as some hard core felonist from the too tight cuffs,to your whole hands being printed (finger printing on steroids)
metal detectors,shake down body search,you have to strip down completely and get in line to get your pink boxers,socks and sandals and of course the striped matching pants & shirt.Then cuffed in pairs of 6 people,you experience at least 15 different holding cells that you go thru from start to finish (ice cold temperature for your enjoyment)cram packed with other people and one big smelly crapper toilet out in the open.People laying and sitting in the floors because there's not enough room to sit on the concrete benches.I actually got claustrophobic and had to close my eyes and focus on my breathing patterns so I wouldn't hyperventilate.By the way these cells have the big heavy sliding doors that slam every time they put someone in or they take somone out.It kinda has that permanent shut sound.I was not fed in the 20 hours of my stay.You slowly come thru the maze as they decide of the seriousnous of your case.If you weren't going to the "tents" or "another prison" then you were going to talk to a judge that would set your bail and actually give you a court date to fix the misunderstanding.My bail was $150.00. I have never experienced anything like this in my life.I am not the same person I was before that 20 hours of HELL.I actually have nightmares of going back to jail and being in the cells. I cant believe that there is a place in the United States of America that supports such "INHUMANE" practices.WE are being treated as "guilty" without a trial first.
They are in violation of our Constitutional Rights! There is definately Emotional Distress.
How much does it cost the taxpayers everytime someone goes thru the maze (or the Shoe as it is called? I heard $6000.00 ????
This 70,000 "WANTED PEOPLE" could easily be your wife,husband,mom,dad,daughter,son etc.
Don't get me wrong. I know out of those 70,000
"WANTED PEOPLE" there are "some" really bad eggs,but not all.How many good descent people everyday go thru this pure HELL ? Are you or a close family member "next" to be the fallen prey ?
P.S. What ever happened to giving a warning on non serious mistakes.
I have lots of friends of red,yellow,black,white & brown.They are all GREAT PEOPLE. I love them all.
Joe must Go !!!!(and all his maggots)

January 13, 2010 at 3:47 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To the two post above.

Not all the bashers call him a racist directly, but do so by saying he is racial profiling. Racial profiling, lets think about that for a second. If your camp site was attacked and raided by raccoons, would you go after skunks? The illegals Joe is arresting come from Mexico. So why would Joe profile people with white or black skin? He wouldn't and doesn't. Yes he is only going to arrest a Mexican, since all illegals coming here from Mexico are Mexicans. Yes there are many Mexicans here legally, even though both their parents are here illegally. Where is the justice in that from the best legal system in the world? From the country that locks up more people than any other country? One third of Joes inmates being illegals. If you need proof for any of the facts I just stated above, googgle it ok.

As far as stating my sources, I am not writing a college paper, I am writing a blog comment. How many here have stated their sources in their blog comment? None right? Why should I have to? Most of what I say is common knowledge. Just because I look at these facts out side the box, doesn't mean I have to state sources does it?

Still I will accept your request. Please kindly inform me of what facts I stated, that you would like a source of proof to. There is so much more I have to say about the system that loves the modern day slaves, but would be straying off the subject at hand more than I have already. If you want to read much more about the system that runs this country, click on my name. If you find a blog there you want proof to, I will kindly give you any sources I used.

January 13, 2010 at 4:06 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To (continued)

I take it this was the only jail you ever saw. I hate to inform you, you described every jail in our great country. Except the part where butch cut lesbians strip search returning female inmates. The work released females of Sheboygan county WI, are stripped searched by this admitted and bragging lesbian everyday. No other jailor makes these women strip and bend down in front of them, just the lesbian jailor. That same jail has the tax payer paying for AC in the summer, that requires all inmates to buy sweat shirts from the jail. That or freeze, see you get a choice. No inmates in She boy gay county jail can bring warm close in from home. Oh yes jail sucks, but not just Joes, all county jails are far worse than prison, ask anyone who’s been to both. I would go into more of your cries but the point is there are far worse jails than Joes out there, whether you can imagine that or not, it is true. Yes this comes from the country that still claims to have the best legal system in the world lol.

January 13, 2010 at 4:24 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

You got nothing coming, especially rights

If you have ever been around illegals long enough, you might say they all act like we owe them something. I seen this my self and heard it from legal Mexicans, whites, and others.

Why do illegals think they have the right to come here? Remember back about four years ago. When we found illegals coming here with cartoon like maps and directions as to the best way to get over the border. Given to the illegals by the Mexican government. It also said on these direction to take AZ, CA, NM, and Texas back. For these states are really the property of Mexico, taken by America in an illegal war. Of course all wars are illegal in the eyes of the loser. Sorry, our congress voted to go to war with Mexico. Therefore the Mexican American war was legal, no matter who fired the first shot on who’s land. If you wanted these states that you took illegally from the Native North Americans, your army shouldn’t of been taking a siesta when we invaded.

Yes the Mexican government puts these thoughts into the minds of the illegals. This takes the illegals eyes off the real reason they live in third world conditions, the corrupt Mexican government. In the mind of an illegal, the war is far from over. They are not using bullets as their first weapon to fight this war. They have a far greater weapon to use instead. Illegals come here and have ten legal citizens. Yes, whether your parents are legal or not, if you are born in America you are a citizen of America. When there is enough legal illegals here, they believe they can take their land back. By voting into office their own kind.

Their plan has only half worked. Yes the mayor of San Diego is Mexican. Still, what the Mexican soldiers didn’t realize, that even their politicians will be ran and controlled by the same system that runs all our politicians. The politicians that buck this system, end up like Kennedy and King.

Maybe now the Mexican soldiers that flood our public schools with non English speaking citizens, that cost our state billions to educate, feed, and give free medical care to, are starting to realize their major weapon to fight the Mexican American war is not working. I have to wonder what their next weapon will be? Hmm, did they ever catch the ones responsible for all the wild fires in California last year? The ones that started on the Mexican border and cost California billions in property damage.

Do you people understand why I support Joe? The only politician still alive that bucks the money ran, modern day slave loving system. If you don’t understand, just open your eyes.

Source of facts:
All facts stated came from open eyes.

January 13, 2010 at 5:56 AM  
Anonymous Ken of Mesa said...

Is driving above the legal limit against the law? Well yes. Are setting up DUI check points profiling? Well, yes I guess but we all think it’s OK. Shouldn’t all the people who like to drive impaired be up in arms against the Sheriff office? Well, I guess they could, would you support them? Well no, they are breaking the law. Our laws need to be enforced. I propose all law enforcement agencies setup road blocks to check if we all are here legally. If not we go to jail.

January 13, 2010 at 8:29 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am glad you see the world so black and white. Leave the thinking to the real adults. Come back here after you finish your community college associates degree and we'll talk. ROLF.

January 13, 2010 at 9:04 AM  
Anonymous J.W. Simms said...

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix U.S. Census office is working with Hispanic organizations in the state to make sure they get an accurate count of the number of illegals living in Arizona.
Local Census office manager Al Nieto said that encouraging illegal immigrants to fill out the Census forms is not only important for statistical reasons, but also for funding.
"We have many people who are in Arizona who are not here legally, but whose children attend our schools and go to hospitals, and those are all affected by the Census results and the federal dollars that come back to Arizona," Nieto said.
According to the General Accounting Office, 65 percent of Hispanic residents nationwide returned Census forms in 2000, compared with 78 percent of white residents.
Max Gonzales, vice president of communications for Chicanos Por La Causa, one of the organizations working with the Census, believes the government is just doing its job.
"The Census is doing the requirements of the constitution, which is to go out and count every inhabitant," Gonzales said. "An inhabitant doesn't mean whether it's documented or undocumented. It's every inhabitant."
According to the Census office, Arizona will end up losing about $400 per year for the next 10 years for every person the state can't count, adding up to $4,000 per person. If the state misses out on counting 250 people, that will add up to $1 million in lost funding.
Gonzales said committee workers are going to various communities to hand out pamphlets about the Census and inform people that filling out the forms is a good thing.
"It's our job to let them know that reaching out to the Census is OK and that their information is safe and secure," Gonzales said. "This does impact them on a real micro level."
But one illegal immigrant, who identified himself only as Pedro, said he doesn't plan on filling out the Census form.
"They call us illegals and we don't count for the government," Pedro said. "They push us away and they don't want us here. So what (do) they want us (for)? Just (so) we get counted for money?"

And there you have it my friends; the sole reason our elected officials are pushing so hard to get sheriff Joe Arpaio out of office, the sheriff is not deporting illegal aliens back across the border he’s deporting “ MONEY “ back across the border and this bankrupt state can’t have that happen. It is my opinion that the elected officials of the state of Arizona, are supporting groups such as Chicanos Por La Causa, La-Raza, and ( Lydia “ the scuz “ Guzman ) and her ( We are Not!! America Coalition ) in order to bring in and retain as many “ illegal aliens as possible, in order to defraud the Federal Government out of Millions of dollars during the 2010 census period. If ever a Federal investigation was warranted, this is it and should begin at the state capital and work it’s way down. In lieu of a Federal investigation into the working’s at the State Capital, we are forced to live with a criminal illegal alien element, because” they amount to Money for the state. If you don’t believe me, just ask Pedro. That’s my opinion, what’s yours? J.W. Simms.

January 13, 2010 at 9:12 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

J.W. Simms,
Thanks for the info. Yes illegals are all about money for the systems. No, you won't see Wall Mart or any other buisness giving contributions to Joe. If you don't make money from the illegals, you are paying for them. Yes, everyone who doesn't hire illegals, should be contributing to Joe. Thanks Joe, for standing up the the corrupt money ran systems that run this country. Once we have more like you in politics, we will have a country for the people by the people. Not one for the rich paid for by the people.

January 13, 2010 at 9:44 AM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

I see things in black and white you say?

No I won't being going to a college who's professors say America is a service country and manufacturing is out. I learned in grade school that you have to have industry to survive as a country. Yet college professors say we don't need it? Hmm, we sent our jobs over seas and now we have no work. Lol, how dumb are you? My education came from the school of life, not the school of money ran systems.

Because I see enforcing all our laws as being right, you say I am wrong? Who’s the one who sees in black and white here? You illegal lovers only see a human who needs to work, so you think it is OK to break the laws of this land. If you really love the Mexican majority so much, why do you support the systems that protects and allows the Mexican government to rob it’s majority blind? You are doing nothing to help the Mexican majority by helping illegals. You are simple supporting the corruption of both the Mexican and American governments.

I see far past the black and white color of illegal immigration, it is you who is color blind.

January 13, 2010 at 9:53 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Leave him alone and let him do his job. What does the name illegal mean. If I do something Illegal I get arrested. Wake up people he is the only person trying to help us. We are broke trying to help everyone else.

January 13, 2010 at 11:06 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Long Winded Maggie is all wrong. Tyrants like Joe should be dealt with. I wish I could see him squirm on the witness stand.....He is a bully using his office to stir up anti minority sentiments. I wnat to see Joe in pink underwear........

January 13, 2010 at 11:18 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

In the beginning, I truly think Joe had good intentions. Unfortunately, like everything else in politics (and in this state), corruption has, yet again, taken over.

January 13, 2010 at 11:45 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Pink socks and underwear,

Joe is the only sheriff in the country that provides socks and underwear for his inmates. If it wasn't for all the illegal Mexicans Joe arrest without socks and underwear, he wouldn't have to. If Joe has to provide their under cloths, why should they be white? Free socks and underwear should be pink I say. Joe is not prejudice either, he makes all his inmates wear pink socks and under wear lol.

January 13, 2010 at 11:47 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

In my opinion I think the world of this man, Sherriff Joe. I don't know him personally but I'd be proud to. Irregardless of anything else I feel that he takes the tough issues to task. He and his deputies swore to uphold the law and keep us safe and I am appalled that they take such flack for doing just that. In Maricopa County if you do the crime you do the time. Good for you Sherriff Joe! We support you.

January 13, 2010 at 12:23 PM  
Anonymous Patrick Buckles said...

When are the Feds going to protect our borders? When are the Feds going to do their job in enforcing Immigration laws?

January 13, 2010 at 12:49 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

You people are all STUCK in the "illegal immigrant" mode. Do none of you get it is NOT about that???! It's about "investigating" people when NO CRIME has been committed. An investigation takes place when a crime HAS been committed. If an "investigation" is taking place and NO crime has been committed, THAT is intimidation, harassment and a waste of the taxpayers' dollars!

This has NOTHING to do with enforcing laws of illegal immigration, it has EVERYTHING to do with abuse of power. That means utilizing one's elected office for PERSONAL vendetta, PERSONAL agenda, PERSONAL retaliation. THAT is abuse of power............or perhaps you would all like to support the KGB as well? A perfect example of abuse of power is when Joe marched in and locked down the computers and threatened to arrest every county employee in that office if they did not leave their place of work immediately. What?! Excuse me, but I would expect people from both sides of that situation to have been able to sit down and decide they had a serious problem with the criminal database needing less accessibility to all and they should've resolved the matter. But to go in, lockout everyone from the computers except for MCSO officials was BLATANT and obvious abuse of power. Joe made a grievous error and did overstep his bounds.

On a personal note, myself, I am sick to death of this perpetual pissing match between ALL departments in this county (and state!)and the whole lot of them, right OR wrong need to be tossed out on their rears! At a time when our economy is suffering the most they are costing taxpayers far more than any of them are worth, but their own pockets are nicely lined! Fire them ALL! I'm sick of every last one of them! This county and this state is like one big Romper Room for crooks and it's time to kick them ALL OUT!

January 13, 2010 at 2:30 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To the anonymous above,

Interesting what you say here. Still, at least Joe did something instead of nothing. It was clear these people weren't doing anything to fix this problem and Joe took action. Did Joe arrest any of them? If not, I guess they have no claim to abuse of power. Yes the government needs to be cleaned out on all levels. Arresting Joe however, won't change a thing. When the American majority opens their eyes, we will have real change and a government for us.

No matter what subject you are saying this is all about, doesn't eliminate the comments stated against Joe. If I have strayed off the subject you say this is all about, I was simple defending Joe and comments against me. I’m glad you see we need change and understand the financial gains most of our politicians are about. It will be great when the rest of us see this. Still, I don’t see Joe doing anything to line his pockets, just things to change the system that has run every politician except Joe.

January 13, 2010 at 3:21 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Fox 10 News proves Joe for Govenor

Oh my God, I just saw the Fox 10 news report about Joe’s alleged abuse of power hearings. They started out by saying “Joe will do anything to get money for his office.” Lol, oh my God, and I am shocked anyone would listen to a word these morons say. They justified this statement by saying Joe is against building the pushing four million dollar new county court house! Yes this court house is a huge waste of money as Joe says. But to say he said this to get more money for his own office, makes no sense and if I was Joe, I would be suing Fox 10 for slander. For sure I would be having my deputies knocking on these morons doors and kicking some ass. No Joe is not me and won’t abuse his power in such a way.

This investigation is over county officials claiming Joe’s deputies went to county officials houses on weekends and during supper time. To debate the huge waste of tax dollars this court house is costing. Again this makes not sense and their point and proof is what exactly? Did Joe arrest any of these money wasting officials? No. Did his deputies kick their ass for wasting our tax dollars? No. Did his deputies even do this? According to the group of illegal loving corrupt officials he did. But we all know, if these officials lips are moving they are lying. Their case revolves around here say, not actual facts. How many of these officials have Joes deputies on video tape? None? If it was me who was claiming Joe’s deputies are doing this and thought they would be coming to my house, wouldn’t these so called officials have a video camera ready to prove these allegations? Of course they would. But they didn’t!!! Because they are a group of liars trying to remove the only honest politician in this state.

Thank you Joe, for taking the side of the majority. Joe, please help all of us much more and run for governor. We don’t need a corrupt governor, we need YOU JOE! A man and politician who stands up for the people and is not ran by the money controlled systems. Like the ones building an unneeded court house. Just because these officials are getting a HUGE kick back from their friends in the commercial building business. No Joe didn’t get any kick backs, but he’s going to kick back. With me and many others ready to help him kick some corrupt butt. Joe for Arizona’s Governor for sure!

January 13, 2010 at 4:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mark Gasser, Paid Professional Joe Cheerleader.

All the cheer leading in the world is not going to save Joe from the stinging reality of the courts. Go Joe. Go directly to the fed!

January 13, 2010 at 5:04 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

Sorry, correction to my last comment.

This court house Joe is against isn't pushing four million to build. It is pushing four hundred million to build. Go Joe Go!

January 13, 2010 at 5:22 PM  
Anonymous Mark Gasser said...

To Anonymous who said,

Mark Gasser, Paid Professional Joe Cheerleader.

Dang and I didn't even know. Where is my check? Do you need my address too? Please send the cash, so I can really fight the money controlled systems of this land.

January 13, 2010 at 5:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It always cracks me up when people focus on illegal immigration in their commentary. That's not all Sheriff Joe does...get over. KPHO is on a witch hunt and I have stopped watching their "stuff," all together. Their stories are biased and couldn't be any more obvious in their efforts to impugn his name...funny, funny stuff!!

January 13, 2010 at 6:10 PM  
Anonymous Julia said...

<<Not Paid Professional Joe Cheerleader but STILL LOVE him! The charges against Joe are trumped up by media hype...the same hype that allowed the current administration to be elected in Washington...ewwwwwwwwww!

January 13, 2010 at 6:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The current investigation was started by members of the BUSH administration. You may twist the facts to you liking if you wish. REALITY is about to come out and slam you in the face.

January 13, 2010 at 7:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

To above anonymous Who said,
"The current investigation was started by members of the BUSH administration."

Started by the Bush administration lol. If that doesn’t say bull crap charges what does lol again? Twist the facts you say? The fact that Fox News has twisted most every fact about any story they ever reported on you mean. Yes both Democrats and Republicans in our Federal government hate Joe, because they can't buy Joe. Next time you are being brained washed by the local news, open your eyes ok.

January 13, 2010 at 11:55 PM  
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