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Cottonwood Heights mayor defends police search of drug database

Mayor Kelvyn Cullimore defended his police department's search of the state's prescription drug database.

Hundreds search for missing Provo woman who police say is 'off the communication grid'

Approximately 300 people turned out for a search of areas Elizabeth "Elena" Laguna Salgado frequented in the month she lived in Provo. The 26-year-old woman hasn't been seen or heard from since... Read more »

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Benched: Utah teens learn alongside judges

Utah teens are learning firsthand about Utah's justice system as they spend a day with local judges. Read more »

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Ed and Elizabeth Smart make plea for help in finding missing Provo woman

Ed and Elizabeth Smart made a plea Friday for help in finding Provo resident Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado, who has been missing for more than a week. Read more »

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Former wrestlers charged, assistant coach disciplined in Bountiful High hazing case

Two former Bountiful High School wrestlers have been charged in 2nd District Court and an assistant wrestling coach reprimanded by the school after an allegedly violent case of hazing on a team bus... Read more »

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St. George man reports fake kidnapping, fires gunshots, police say

A St. George man was arrested Friday following a bizarre situation that police say could have ended violently. Read more »

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Charges: Man beat friend to death when he wouldn't lend him money

A man suspected of killing his childhood friend earlier this month because he allegedly wouldn't lend him money has been charged with murder. Read more »

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Unwarranted drug database search prompts new Utah law, lawsuits

A United Fire Authority assistant chief says an unwarranted police search of the state's prescription drug database that led to criminal charges against him turned his life upside down. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Man playing with fire sparked West Valley fourplex blaze, officials say

A fire that displaced 28 people and destroyed a fourplex Wednesday in West Valley City was the result of carelessness, fire officials say. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Utah man accused of rape is no stranger to violence against women, daughters say

The daughters of a Heber City man accused of kidnapping and raping his girlfriend say he has a long history of violence against women but has never been prosecuted for it. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Arson charge filed 2 years after fire at former Payson mayor's house

Criminal charges have now been filed nearly two years after a fire gutted the house of the former mayor of Payson. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Man shot in own driveway

Unified police officers were looking Thursday for two men believed to have shot another man in the leg. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Charges filed against man in wild chase through Zion National Park

A man who allegedly led police on a wild chase through Zion National Park now faces criminal charges. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Police: Fugitive arrested after hitting officer, K-9 in Ogden standoff

A wanted fugitive was arrested Wednesday in Ogden but not before "striking" a police officer and police K-9, according to police. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Former Davis High teacher admits to sexually abusing 3 students

A former Davis High School teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to sexually abusing three of her students. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Perry man charged with murdering ex-wife 1 month after divorce

A Perry man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-wife just one month after divorcing her was charged Thursday with murder. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Chiropractor who offered no-diet weight loss program faces fraud charges

A Layton chiropractor faces multiple fraud charges for allegedly offering extreme weight loss programs to senior citizens that did not require exercise or dieting, but did require up to $10,000 in... Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Report: Prison didn't call about no-show medical technician for 2 days

A University of Utah Health Care investigation into an inmate's death released Wednesday indicates that the prison didn't call a university dialysis center until two days after a medical technician... Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Police arrest 2 more in killing of Lee Mart clerk

Police have made two more arrests in connection with the killing of a popular employee at Lee Mart, including the alleged shooter. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Two hospitalized after boat capsizes in Willard Bay

Two people were hospitalized after their boat wrecked Wednesday evening in the Willard Bay Reservoir. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Parole fugitive arrested after SWAT-involved standoff in Ogden

What started as a call about a domestic disturbance resulted in a SWAT-involved standoff Wednesday near 14th Street and 500 East in Ogden Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Person questioned after fire destroys apartments, displaces 28

One person was questioned by police after a suspicious fire destroyed an apartment complex, displaced 28 residents and hospitalized one man Wednesday afternoon. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Sex offender used stolen school bus to try to abduct kids, deputies say

A convicted sex offender stole a school bus and used it to try to pick up at least one child, according to the Emery County Sheriff's Office. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Mother of Anne Kasprzak wants responsibility, not revenge for her daughter's accused killer

Veronica Kasprzak-Bratcher does not hold ill will toward the boy accused of murdering her daughter. But she does want Chris Bagshaw, 17, to take responsibility for what happened and realize there... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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West Valley police open 'soft' interview room for victims of violence

In keeping with its recent focus on supporting survivors of sexual violence, the West Valley City Police Department opened a "soft" interview room specifically for survivors this week. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Green River man says he started wildfire to signal for help

A Green River man has been arrested for investigation of arson after Grand County sheriff's deputies say he started a wildfire as a means of calling for help. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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