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Pat Reavy
Pat is a veteran police and courts reporter for the Deseret News and KSL and has covered some of the biggest stories in Utah for the past two decades. He is a graduate of Michigan State University with a BA in journalism.

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Family and friends of an 18-year-old boy shot and killed earlier this month pleaded with the public for information Wednesday.
A former school bus driver charged in connection with the death of a 10-year-old South Jordan girl pleaded guilty on Wednesday, and was surprisingly sentenced to a year in jail.
Prosecutors have dropped prescription fraud charges against one of the Unified Fire Authority's assistant chiefs.
The announcement of a Salt Lake police officer being cleared in a high-profile shooting was actually the second time the district attorney's office has used body camera video as evidence.
A man who police say "violently" shook a dog and then threw it was arrested Tuesday.
With the help of video from a body camera, the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office ruled that Salt Lake police officer Bron Cruz was justified in shooting 20-year-old Dillon Taylor.
Relatives of the five members of a Springville family who died mysteriously in their homes over the weekend made their first public appearance and comments since the tragedy on Tuesday.
Criminal charges have been filed against a Tooele man who allegedly sprayed lye on another man who he believed had stolen his wife's car, causing burns on his face on possible blindness.
A hiker who died over the weekend after becoming trapped in Zion National Park's popular Narrows region during a rainstorm, was from Southern California, park officials announced Monday.
As trust funds and funeral plans were being made Monday for five members of a Springville family found dead in their home over the weekend, a friend announced that the family has asked for privacy.