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Vernal man accused of beating mother's mixed-breed puppy with baseball bat

Prosecutors filed a felony charge against a Vernal man accused of beating his mother's puppy with a baseball bat.

Police: Toddler accidentally shot in foot by 3-year-old brother

A 4-year-old boy was taken to Primary Children's Hospital after his 3-year-old brother accidentally shot him in the foot Wednesday, police said. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Police: 2 teens killed in Sandy crash Wednesday night

Two teenagers were killed in a collision Wednesday after their vehicle pulled out in front of a Jeep Wrangler on 700 East in Sandy, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Warrant issued for Vernal mother accused of child abuse

Detectives say a Uintah County woman with a prior child abuse conviction knowingly allowed her husband to inflict a life-threatening head injury on the couple's 7-year-old son. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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2 arrested, 2 more sought in 'skimming' schemes, police say

Two people arrested for a "skimming" scam in Sandy are now being investigated for possible connections to similar crimes in Orem, police say. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Roosevelt police step up school patrols after girl reports encounter with stranger

Roosevelt police plan to increase patrols around schools in the city after a student at East Elementary School said she was approached Wednesday by a stranger who asked her to get in his truck. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Eagle Mountain man sent to prison for chase in stolen police car

An Eagle Mountain man has pleaded guilty to leading officers on a frantic chase through Utah County in a stolen police vehicle. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Dad offered $5,000 to kill daughter's boyfriend, prosecutors say

A man who allegedly hired another man to kill his daughter's boyfriend was prepared to pay him $5,000, according to newly released court documents. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Prosecutors file new charge against ex-Utah Attorney General John Swallow

State prosecutors leveled a new money laundering charge against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow on Wednesday, a little more than two weeks before a judge will decide whether he will stand... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Hit man sentenced to life without parole in Provo man's death

A man who was hired to beat Provo a man and ultimately left him dead has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Congressional delegation not impressing Utahns, poll shows

Not that their favorability ratings are completely in the tank, but Utah's all-Republican delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives isn't faring all that well among constituents, according to... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Hurricane man charged with homicide in auto-pedestrian incident

A man who allegedly drove off while another man was on the hood of his car, causing the man to fall off and subsequently die from his injuries, was charged Wednesday with automobile homicide. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Social worker charged with raping client surrenders license

A clinical social worker who called his boss two days after allegedly raping a 16-year-old female client to confess, has now voluntarily surrendered his professional license. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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1 killed in car crash with garbage truck in Utah County

One person was killed Tuesday after colliding with a garbage truck, police said. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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West Valley mom charged with murder in infant son's death last year

A West Valley City mother has been charged with murder in the death of her infant son last year. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Commission seeking a national child abuse solution looks to Utah for answers

A federal commission efforting a national strategy to combat child abuse deaths is looking to Utah for ideas. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Jensen fire chief, assistant chief on paid leave; few details released

The fire chief and assistant fire chief in the small Uintah County community of Jensen have been placed on paid administrative leave by the Uintah Fire Suppression District Board. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Police seek help in retracting shooting victim's steps

Ogden police are asking for the public's help in retracing the steps of a man found shot to death over the weekend. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Body of Hurricane woman recovered from Quail Lake

Dive teams recovered the body of a Hurricane woman Tuesday who is believed to have gone off the road and down a 100 foot embankment before crashing into Quail Lake. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Man killed in auto-pedestrian accident in Hurricane

Police in Hurricane are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident. An officer familiar with the investigation said the victim was the boyfriend of the driver's mother. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Police investigating suspicious death of South Jordan man

A South Jordan man was found dead off 10600 South near I-15 Tuesday morning. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Staff member at boys home arrested for investigation of sexual misconduct

A female staff member at a youth treatment center has been arrested for investigation of performing sexual acts on five juvenile boys. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Search continues for vandals of servicewoman's home

The search continued Monday for the person or people who vandalized the home of a U.S. Army Reservist by painting anti-military messages on her house. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Police investigating death of Provo woman as a murder

Police say they are investigating the death of a 60-year-old Provo woman as a murder. Read more »

May 22, 2014

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