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Officers shot Darrien Hunt, fearing he would hurt others, affidavit states

The 2 Saratoga Springs police officers who shot and killed Darrien Hunt feared he would harm others.

Utah charity goes undercover to fight child sex trafficking

Former CIA and Homeland Security agent Tim Ballard has founded a charity that works with South American governments to bust sex traffickers. He says there are over 2 million children being exploited. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Taylorsville, Salt Lake homes hit in separate shootings

Police in two jurisdictions were investigating separate shootings Monday that happened about 10 minutes apart. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Police looking for man dressed as woman who robbed bank

Police are looking for a man who they say dressed as a woman while robbing a bank Saturday night. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Robber may be tied to several heists, police say

Police are looking for a man who robbed a 7-Eleven Sunday night. They believe he could be linked to 'several' robberies in the recent past. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Milwaukee family seeks charges in police shooting

The family of a black man shot 14 times by a white police officer in a Milwaukee park marks the spot where he died with red spray paint before starting a rally and marching through city streets. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Third student dies in Washington school shooting

A 14-year-old girl who was wounded when a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school has died, raising the death toll in the shooting to three, including the gunman. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Prosecution says it will appeal Pistorius verdict

Prosecutors said Monday they will file appeal papers in the next few days against the verdict and sentencing in the case of Oscar Pistorius, who was given a five-year prison term after being... Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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South Africa: Police hunt soccer captain's killers

South African police on Monday launched a massive operation to find the killers of the national soccer team captain who was fatally shot during an apparent house robbery, underscoring the country's... Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Did officer who shot Darrien Hunt use excessive force in house party raid?

Members of six Saratoga Springs families say one of the officers who shot and killed Darrien Hunt used excessive force when he and other officers raided a high school house party in February. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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Fatal WVC stabbing may have been case of self-defense, police say

West Valley police say a man who fatally stabbed another man may have acted in self defense. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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Magna man shot by police had long history of violence, substance abuse

A Magna man who reportedly charged at a Unified police officer on Saturday night with a knife was shot four times and killed. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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Driver killed in Corvette crash was from St. George

The driver of a Corvette who died after launching his vehicle into the air while traveling at a high rate of speed, crashing into a guard rail, has been identified. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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39-year-old man shot, killed after charging officers in Magna, police say

A 39-year-old man was shot and killed in a confrontation with police Saturday evening after he reportedly charged officers with a knife. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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Designated drivers: A tailgate party's MVP

Statewide law enforcement hand out jerseys and blankets with display the number .08 for designated drivers at the University of Utah tailgate in Salt Lake City Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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Man killed, another injured after Corvette goes airborne, crashes

One man died and another was injured in a car crash Saturday after a Corvette they were driving went airborne and crashed into a guard rail south of St. George. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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South Jordan man dies in West Valley stabbing

A 41-year-old South Jordan man was fatally stabbed Saturday evening at a West Valley home, according to police. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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5-year-old Henefer boy killed after falling off tractor

A 5-year-old Henefer boy was fatally injured Saturday after he fell off a moving tractor and became caught between a tire and the tractor frame. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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West Jordan man arrested for smoking marijuana at assisted living center

A West Jordan man was arrested after police suspected he was smoking marijuana in his grandmother's room at an assisted living center. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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Utah State Prison inmate dies by apparent suicide

A Utah State Prison inmate died Saturday after jumping from a fixture in his cell. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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Suspect from Salt Lake City arrested in death of 2 California deputies

A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers... Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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Charges: Man kidnapped, strangled woman in Salt Lake motel

Police arrested a man Friday in the kidnapping and strangling death of a woman at a downtown hotel in July. Read more »

Oct. 24, 2014

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Murder charge filed in Cedar City slaying

A man accused of shooting and killing a Cedar City man earlier this week has been charged with aggravated murder. Read more »

Oct. 24, 2014

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District attorney asks A.G. to consider appealing dismissal of Shaun Cowley case

The Salt Lake County district attorney has asked the Utah Attorney General's Office to take a look at the Shaun Cowley manslaughter case and decide whether to appeal the judge's decision to dismiss... Read more »

Oct. 24, 2014

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Two killed in high-speed, fiery crash into Carbon County home

Two people were killed in a fiery crash early Friday when their vehicle — reportedly traveling 120 mph while fleeing from police — crashed into a Helper house. Read more »

Oct. 24, 2014

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2 hospitalized after 6-car pileup in Centerville

Two people were hospitalized Thursday night after a passenger car triggered a six-car pileup on I-15. Read more »

Oct. 24, 2014

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