Age in 2017: 85
Areas of interest:
politics & government
Things Donald Trump has called him: a great American patriot
Arpaio became known in the 1990s as "America's toughest sheriff," pictured in the media as putting inmates to work on chain gangs and housing them in tents in the desert.
Criminal/civil charges: A federal judge found him guilty of criminal contempt in 2017, for defying a court order in a racial profiling case by continuing patrols targeting immigrants. He was pardoned by Trump.
Joe Arpaio past relationships:
2002 Janet Napolitano gubernatorial campaign - appeared in TV endorsement
2016 Republican National Convention - speaker
Maricopa County (AZ) - sheriff
Barack Obama - questioned American birth
Donald Trump - pardoned by
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