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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Advocates for keeping firearms out of college assemblies say there's something wrong with a system that bans people from bringing their own food or drinks into a university assembly, but not their gun.
A family of four safely escaped from their burning home in Magna Friday morning.
A man who was shot by police inside a popular Ogden restaurant Thursday remained hospitalized Friday in critical condition.
Relatives of Ben and Kristi Strack, who were found dead along with three of their children in their Springville home in September, are advocating for mental health awareness in light of the tragedy.
Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder unveiled a new Autism Safety Roster Thursday to help officers better deal with children who have autism.
A seven-day preliminary hearing for a teen accused of killing 15-year-old Anne Kasprzak in 2012 has been set for March.
A Provo man who shot his brother-in-law to death last month will not be prosecuted because it was done in self-defense, investigators determined.
Five days after Brighton High School received undisclosed threats via social media, Cottonwood Heights police released new information Wednesday about the nature of the threats.
State prosecutors asked a judge Wednesday to dismiss one of the 10 felony public corruption charges against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff.
Three men were arrested by Cottonwood Heights police Monday night after allegedly burglarizing a house. Their alleged getaway vehicle is registered to former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff but belongs to ...