maricopa maricopa  /ˌmɛ rɪ ˈkoʊ pə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of a North American Indian people of the Gila river valley in Arizona
  2. (n) the Yuman language spoken by the Maricopa and the Halchidhoma

News

  1. Arizona: Monitor Is Likely in Case Against Maricopa County Sheriff

    A federal judge who ruled that the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office racially profiled Latinos delayed instituting remedies on Friday to allow parties time to agree on options.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Major League Baseball Teams Draft 9 Players from the Maricopa Community Colleges

    Nine current or former Maricopa Community Colleges’ players have been selected among 1,216 players in the first forty rounds of this year’s draft. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mlbdraft/2013/prweb10824652.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. 3 options chosen for Maricopa overpass

    MARICOPA — An Arizona Department of Transportation meeting in Maricopa last summer was sparsely attended, but a standing-room-only crowd of more than 100 people came out for a public comment meeting o
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Casa Grande Dispatch

Quotes

  1. "I regret the incident that occurred ......," Busch said. "It is important to understand that this citation is not alcohol-related. I want to apologize to the Maricopa County sheriff's department for my actions."
    on Nov 12, 2005 By: Kurt Busch Source: USA Today

  2. "We felt we had to go to another county because the Maricopa County attorney is part of the investigation, and we would have been throwing him this huge bone, which is our ongoing forfeiture seizure," Goddard said. "I don't see how we could...
    on Jun 21, 2007 By: Terry Goddard Source: KVOA.com

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