PHOENIX -- Attorney General Mark Brnovich today announced that The Home Depot, Inc. (Home Depot) has agreed to pay Arizona over $265,000 to resolve allegations stemming from a 2014 data breach that compromised roughly 40 million credit and debit cards nationwide. The settlement with the Arizona Attorney General’s Office (AGO) is part of a larger $17.5 million settlement with 46 states and the District of Columbia.
120 pounds of methamphetamine, 2 pounds of heroin, 38 guns, $500,000 seized
PHOENIX – The Arizona Attorney General’s Office and CVS Pharmacy are launching a new consumer fraud awareness program today to combat gift card scams in Arizona, especially during the holiday season. Every year, consumers lose millions of dollars in scams involving gift cards and/or reloadable cards.
All CVS Pharmacy stores in Arizona will soon display STOP signs at gift card displays to prompt customers to stop and think about why they’re buying the gift card, and remind them that gift cards can never be used to pay a government agency.
Arizona will receive more than $5 million in settlement
JOSEPH CITY, AZ -- Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced that based upon an investigation performed by the Office of the Auditor General, a State Grand Jury indicted Tonnie Rae Pugh, a former attendance secretary for the Joseph City Unified School District. Pugh is accused of stealing $40,436 in District funds.
Phoenix Petition Signature Gathering Company Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged Illegal Payments to Prop 208 Initiative Circulators
PHOENIX – Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced today that AZ Petition Partners LLC, an Arizona Limited Liability Company doing business as “Petition Partners,” has been charged with fifty (50) misdemeanor counts in connection with alleged payments under illegal bonus programs purportedly paid to contracted petition circulators gathering signatures for the Invest in Education ballot initiative (Prop 208).
GLENDALE – The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) and the Glendale Police Department (Glendale PD) worked together to deliver more than a dozen stolen ballots back to Glendale residents this weekend.