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IRS raids properties with possible polygamist ties

Local police are assisting the Internal Revenue Service at properties believed to be owned by the Kingston Clan.

Inmate who murdered infant son 15 years ago asks for second chance

A man who once faced a possible death sentence for the murder of his infant son made his first attempt at parole this week. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Driver killed in crash near Moab

The driver of an SUV was killed after being hit head-on by a semitrailer while trying to pass a slower moving vehicle, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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A week before trial, former USU student pleads guilty in rape case

Just days before he was set to stand trial, a former Utah State University student and fraternity member accused of sexually assaulting two women has pleaded guilty to reduced charges. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Man arrested after allegedly swinging machete at officers

A wanted fugitive who police say swung a machete at officers who were trying to arrest him was taken into custody Tuesday without anyone being injured. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Prosecutors decide not to seek death penalty in St. George killing

Prosecutors have withdrawn their intent to seek the death penalty for a man charged with slitting a woman's throat in a St. George town house. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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'Combative' man slices officer's ear with metal flower, police say

A Salt Lake police officer's ear was partially severed by a cast-iron flower while questioning a man who was allegedly banging on doors at random late Tuesday night. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Salt Lake County landfill employee charged with misuse of public money

A former Salt Lake County landfill employee was charged Tuesday with misusing public money after police say he stole at least $25,000 in facility fees while working as a cashier. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Report finds record number of US exonerations in 2015

The U.S. saw a record number of exonerations in 2015, with nearly 40 percent of the cases involving individuals who were exonerated in homicides, a new report shows. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Stranded man rescued, then arrested in attack of girlfriend during ordeal

A Las Vegas man was arrested Tuesday shortly after being rescued with his girlfriend from a truck stranded by snow, where he assaulted attacked her while they were stuck for at least two days,... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Ex-school counselor gets jail time for sexual battery, porn at school

A former middle school counselor has pleaded guilty to multiple counts of sexual battery and accessing pornography on school grounds. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Former Salt Lake day care owner sentenced to prison

The co-owner of a longtime home day care in Salt Lake City convicted of sexually abusing young children under his care was sentenced on Tuesday to prison. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Body of missing skier found buried in avalanche

The body of a Summit County skier missing since Sunday was found buried under 3 feet of snow Tuesday, after the man apparently became caught in an avalanche. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Recent missionary killed after carjacking was 'as pure as they come'

A Farmington woman who recently returned home after serving an LDS mission was killed Monday after police say a carjacking suspect broadsided her vehicle on Parrish Lane in Centerville. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Millcreek man sentenced to prison for sex with teen baby sitter

A Millcreek man who pleaded guilty to sexual conduct with a 16-year-old baby sitter has been sentenced to prison. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Americans are packing classes in how to survive a shooting

Study your surroundings. Find exits. Identify makeshift weapons. Americans are gleaning those tips and others as they pack classes on how to react to and survive a shooting. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Search continues for skier missing since Sunday

Search and rescue crews attempted to no avail Monday to find a skier missing since Sunday evening. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Woman killed in crash with carjacker in Davis County, police say

A woman is dead after a pair of Davis County carjackings led to a crash late Monday afternoon, police said. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Son of Oregon occupier killed by police calls shooting 'grossly wrong'

Week after week, as the standoff in rural Oregon unfolded, reporters descended and police swirled around the federal wildlife refuge where his father was sequestered, Robert Finicum, 30, remained... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Salt Lake man killed while crossing 500 East

A Salt Lake man was killed while attempting to cross 500 East Friday. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Man who impersonated officer tried to hide in hot tub, real police say

A man who was allegedly impersonating a police officer and stopping teenagers to question them was arrested by real officers over the weekend. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Former Monticello sergeant faces additional charge

A former Monticello police sergeant charged with assaulting a man inside his estranged wife's home now faces a new criminal charge. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Charges: St. George man sexually abused teen met online

A St. George man was charged Monday with meeting a 14-year-old girl on a popular texting app and then sexually abusing her. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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A.G. investigators go undercover during Sundance Film Festival

Undercover cops attended movies and mingled with crowds at parties and red carpet events at the Sundance Film Festival that ended Sunday. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Police: Man critically injured in shooting with Salt Lake officers

One man was in critical condition after a pedestrian stop by police escalated to a shooting in Salt Lake City on Sunday. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Park City police evacuate outlet mall over bomb threat

Police received bomb threats at three locations Saturday night, though all three were deemed safe. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Man robbed, shot while meeting woman he met online

An 18-year-old man was accidentally shot after meeting up with a girl he first came to know online. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Body found inside burning Kanab shop

A man was reportedly killed in a structure fire in Kanab Friday. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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State lawmaker wants to break school to prison 'pipeline'

Meeting at the flag pole after school is something that juveniles have been doing for generations. But should a scuffle or fist fight that doesn't involve weapons result in referrals to juvenile... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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4 remaining occupiers of wildlife refuge remain watchful

Four people occupying an Oregon wildlife refuge held their position Saturday and posted live videos that reveal their hyper-vigilance against federal officials who they fear may try to move them... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Former worker at assisted care facility charged with sexual assault of resident

A former staff member at an assisted care facility has been charged with sexually assaulting a resident there. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Honeyville man killed in early morning crash

A suspected impaired driver was killed in an early morning crash Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Man accused of denting police car with shovel charged

A man who caused about $1,500 damage to a Salt Lake City police patrol car by hitting it with a shovel has been charged. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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PETA wants investigation into live cow being dropped several feet into truck after crash

A video of a cow being dropped several feet from a tractor bucket into a dump truck Monday has prompted a letter to police from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, asking for a criminal... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Man attempting to cross Salt Lake street dies after being hit by SUV

A man died after being hit by an SUV while crossing the street Friday evening, police said. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Professors sue USU Eastern, alleging preferential treatment of Price mayor after tirade

Four cosmetology professors are suing USU Eastern, the Carbon County Attorney's Office, a university chancellor and a county prosecutor for allegedly giving Price Mayor Joe Piccolo preferential... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Two plead guilty in Millcreek drive-by shooting into baby's bedroom

Two men have pleaded guilty to committing a drive-by shooting that sent 19 rounds into the bedroom of a sleeping baby last summer. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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GOP, state agree on court question to resolve election law dispute

The Utah Republican Party and the state agreed on a question Friday to pose to the Utah Supreme Court to resolve their ongoing dispute over a new election law. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Ogden man claiming self-defense ordered to stand trial for murder in West Point Shooting

An Ogden man has been ordered to stand trial for murder in a shooting he claims was self-defense during a night of drinking. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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John Pearce sworn in as Utah Supreme Court justice

To enthusiastic applause and rounds of appreciative laughter, John Pearce took his place as the newest justice of the Utah Supreme Court on Friday. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Authorities: 1 of 3 fugitive inmates arrested in California

Police arrested one of three violent fugitive inmates on Friday after he told a woman in the same city where the jailbreak occurred a week ago that he wanted to surrender, authorities said. The... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Man found dead in Brigham City died of natural causes, police say

Despite receiving information of a potential fight, Brigham City police on Friday said they have found no evidence of foul play in the death of a 56-year-old man. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Firefighters dedicated to father, north Tooele County

During a training exercise at the North Tooele Fire District, it’s difficult to tell who's who. Unless you're the chief, and the firefighters also happen to be your sons. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Police chase after stolen car but are unable to make arrest

Following a series of chases Friday, West Valley police were able to recover a stolen vehicle but weren't able to arrest the man behind the wheel. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Susan Hunt charged with DUI

Susan Hunt, the mother of a man shot and killed by police in 2014, was charged Friday in Tooele County Justice Court with DUI. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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2 men charged in case of teen's body cut up and hidden in suitcase

Criminal charges were filed Thursday against two men in the case of a Colorado teenager whose body was cut up and hidden in a suitcase after she apparently overdosed at a West Valley hotel in 2014. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Brigham City police investigating man's death after neighbor calls 911

A 56-year-old man died in an apartment Thursday night and Brigham City police are investigating whether or not foul play was involved. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Intoxicated, 'combative' Susan Hunt called trooper 'evil' during arrest, report says

An intoxicated Susan Hunt called the trooper who stopped her from driving recklessly "evil" and refused to get out of her vehicle before she was taken to a local hospital, according to a UHP report... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Ex-teacher pleads guilty to faking cancer, accepting donations

A former Vernal elementary school teacher has pleaded guilty to faking a cancer diagnosis, then accepting $7,000 in donations raised on her behalf. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Pregnant South Weber woman dies of gunshot wound, but baby survives

A South Weber woman who was 36 weeks pregnant died of a gunshot wound Wednesday, but her unborn baby survived. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Charges: Park City band teacher solicited student with fake sex study

A middle school band teacher has been arrested and accused of convincing a student to answer questions about sex through email for a scientific study he had made up, eventually asking the teen to... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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