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Graphic video shows 7 shots fired without warning, killing deputy

Video from slain Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride vehicle was shown in court during a preliminary hearing

Fire consumes unoccupied Millcreek home

An unoccupied Millcreek home was destroyed in a fire Wednesday evening. Read more »

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Salt Lake police present plan to improve processing of rape kits

Beginning June 1, the public will be able to see the progress of rape kit processing in Salt Lake City as part of an effort to improve transparency and make systemic improvements. Read more »

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Charges: Couple left toddler in car while they drank at Duchesne bar

A Duchesne County couple is facing felony charges after sheriff's deputies said they found the man and woman drinking inside a bar while their 3-year-old son slept in a cold car outside. Read more »

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Police investigate 'suspicious death' in Taylorsville home

A body found in a Taylorsville home Wednesday has led police to deem the death as "suspicious." Read more »

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Tip leads to arrest of suspected bank robber

Police arrested a man suspected of robbing a Salt Lake bank Tuesday. Read more »

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Officers pay tribute to officers at Utah Heroes Night

The Utah Fraternal Order of Police hosted its annual Utah Heroes Night on Tuesday at Granger High School. Read more »

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Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train in Davis County

A man died after being hit by a FrontRunner train Tuesday night in Sunset, police said. Read more »

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Couple arrested in alleged iPhone purchasing scam

Two people were arrested over the weekend for allegedly using fake IDs to get discounts on Apple products. Read more »

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Salt Lake City Council examines backlog of sexual crime evidence

The Salt Lake City Police Department met with City Council members Tuesday to discuss a backlog of more than 600 unprocessed "rape kits" that have accumulated since 2004. Read more »

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U., Ute Tribe reach agreement on continued use of Utes

After five years without a formal agreement in place, the Ute Indian Tribe and the University of Utah inked a new deal Tuesday that will allow the school's sports team to continue using the name Utes. Read more »

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Study: Fathers as likely as mothers to kill their infants

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Fifteen percent of homicides in the United States are filicides — children killed by a parent. Nearly 10 percent of filicides occur during a child's first week of life, according to a new... Read more »

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Teen charged in deputy's death faces 2 fewer charges heading into hearing

Meagan Grunwald, 17, has been charged as an adult in a crime spree that left one Utah County deputy dead and another seriously injured. She will face two fewer counts as she heads into a hearing on... Read more »

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Husband says he didn't know about wife's pregnancies, police say

As police waited Tuesday for results from the medical examiner, questions about how a Pleasant Grove woman accused of killing six newborn infants was allegedly able to conceal seven pregnancies... Read more »

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Prosecutors push for trial in fraud case against Jeremy Johnson

Federal prosecutors are pushing for a trial date in their case against St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson, but the judge isn't ready to set one. Read more »

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Crews battle fire near Utah Lake

Firefighters began battling a brush fire near Northlake Park on Monday afternoon. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Washington County Jail inmate dies after suicide attempt

A Washington County Jail inmate died Sunday at Dixie Regional Medical Center, one week after attempting suicide in his cell, Utah Department of Corrections officials said. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Centerville man pointed gun at officer before he was killed, police say

Police said Monday an officer had little choice but to shoot a suicidal man Sunday after the man pointed a gun at officers. Experts say there are resources for those who are suicidal. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Magna man gets 1 year in jail for DUI death of Price woman

A Magna man has been sentenced to serve one year in jail for a DUI crash that killed a Price woman in July 2013. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Former police officer pleads guilty to faking DUI reports, collecting overtime

A former Unified police officer charged with faking DUI reports and illegally collecting thousands of dollars in overtime entered guilty pleas Monday. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Charges: Hurricane man threatened to kill interracial family

A 70-year-old man faces federal hate crime charges for allegedly writing a note threatening to kill an interracial Hurricane family if they didn't leave town. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Firefighters called to Vernal hospital for smoking transformer

An electrical problem with a transformer in the basement of Ashley Regional Medical Center in Vernal prompted the brief evacuation Monday of a nearby medical clinic, firefighters said. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Police identify teenage skater killed in accident

The name of a 14-year-old boy hit and killed on Friday while skateboarding has been released. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Mom accused of killing 6 newborns held on $6 million bond

The investigation into the horrific discovery of the bodies of seven infants in a Pleasant Grove garage — six of them allegedly killed by their mother — continued Monday. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Was deal in City Creek shooting plot yanked over political pressure?

Attorneys for a man accused of planning a mass shooting in Salt Lake City are asking for more information about whether a broken plea deal was the result of pressure from police and officials at... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Jail for dad who overdosed at McDonald's play area

A man who overdosed on heroin with his girlfriend at a McDonald's play area near Cincinnati has been sentenced to six months in jail for child endangering. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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