Dad, Anchor/Reporter at ABC15 Phoenix, Golfer, Packer Fan, Likes puppies and Mexican food.

Protecting your kids around the holidays - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Holly — It doesn't seem that long ago that I was holding his hand and walking him across the parking lot, always trying to keep him under a watchful eye. If you have a young son or daughter yourself, you've probably experienced that terrifying moment in a store.

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy frustrated by first round at U.S. Open — His stumbling start in the year's second major championship continued a run of recent struggles that included two missed cuts on the European Tour at the end of May.
Jun 18, 2015

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy frustrated by first round at U.S. Open #USOpen #SeaTimesSports

Jun 18, 2015

RT @SeaTimesSports: World No. 1 Rory McIlroy frustrated by first round at U.S. Open after shooting a 72 (+2).

ABC15's Steve Irvin goes one-on-one with Phoenix Police Chief Joseph Yahner — PHOENIX - If there are hard feelings, Joe Yahner doesn't show it. Two and a half years ago, Yahner, a 30 year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department, finally had a chance to be its chief. He had already headed the department for a year and a half as its interim chief, and he had been in charge of daily operations since 2009.

Diane Douglas: Leader-elect of Arizona schools goes one-on-one with ABC15 — Go to Diane Douglas' campaign website and you'll find a section which says "My Record and News." Click on it, and you get a message promising a new website is coming soon. In fact, there's little on the website and little in Douglas' record which gives any indication as to what she will do as the new state superintendent of public instruction.

KeyMe: New smartphone app burglar’s best friend? — The KeyMe app, among others, is designed to help you if you lose your keys, but critics say it has a potentially dangerous darkside. The smart phone app lets you keep back-up copies of your house and car keys just by taking a picture of them.

Expert: How to survive a plane crash — By the time you get on the plane, stow your carry-on in the overhead bin, and find your seat, chances are you just want to relax. That would be a mistake, says retired airline captain Ron Nielsen.

ABC15 goes one-on-one with Arizona gubernatorial candidate Fred DuVal — Just a day after voters cast their ballots in the primary, Arizona's top two choices for governor hit the ground running. Republican Doug Ducey, and Democrat Fred DuVal made appearances across the Valley, selling strategy and campaign promises. For DuVal, it could be an uphill battle.

Remembering Yarnell: Claire Caldwell still very much in love with hotshot lost in Yarnell Fire — PRESCOTT, AZ - In a handmade chest at the foot of her bed, Claire Caldwell holds on to the love of her life. Inside that handmade chest, the t-shirts and pillows still smell like Robert Caldwell, who died June 30 battling the Yarnell Hill Fire.

6 inexpensive ways to burglar-proof your home — Summer time means vacation time, as many of us escape the heat for cooler locales. It can also create the perfect opportunity for crooks to help themselves to your stuff. We asked Valley locksmith Robert Vallelunga, of Acme locksmith in Mesa, to give us some simple and inexpensive fixes to make your house more secure.

Mesa Chief Frank Milstead recounts hunt for Claudia Lucero's killer — MESA, AZ - By the time he arrived home Tuesday night, Mesa Police Chief Frank Milstead had already been on the job for 14 hours. Hours earlier, he had finally delivered the news many in the community had been hoping for: a child killer had been caught.
Oct 02, 2015

@beardown17 @katieraml @abc15 @SHockridgeABC15 And we are having some serious discussions about how much, if any, attention we give him.

Oct 01, 2015

@stanleyfosha The internet demolished my view of human nature. I used to think people had an instinctive conscience.

Oct 01, 2015

#UCC was not a "gun-free" zone despite conservative media reports.…

Oct 01, 2015

Here's the cached forum page reportedly from the Oregon shooter. People actually ENCOURAGED him to do it.…

Oct 01, 2015

RT @mwachtel: I was just on #9News talking about the #UCCShooting. In preparation, I thought, "What did I say last time?" Sad to say. #OregonShooting

Oct 01, 2015

@NRA twitter page always go silent after a mass shooting. I know this because there have been so many mass shootings.

Oct 01, 2015

A Halloween party at a cemetery... cool venue or disrespectful? Watch our story #abc15 tonight at ten and decide for yourself.

Sep 30, 2015

In AZ, a single winner of the Powerball jackpot tonight would take home $133M AFTER taxes... Think u could live on that?

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