An Ogden woman alleges she was the victim excessive force by a Utah Highway Patrol trooper in Weber County.
Despite a deal with prosecutors who agreed to recommend probation, a judge instead ordered a Pleasant Grove man to prison Tuesday for the death of his girlfriend's baby. Read more »
Police have identified three teenagers suspected of lacing gummy candies with alcohol or drugs, sending at least one classmate to the hospital. Read more »
The Office of Guardian ad Litem has a new director, state courts officials announced Tuesday. Read more »
An elderly Vernal man who was jailed for violating the terms of his pretrial release in a case involving the alleged sexual abuse of a woman who has developmental delays has been sent to a secure... Read more »
A man who pleaded guilty and mentally ill to stabbing people at random outside a downtown grocery store three years ago has been sentenced to prison. Read more »
A man who admitted last month to sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl as she walked to school is now asking to withdraw his plea. The girl's father says his brave daughter is prepared to send... Read more »
Police have identified one man and are looking for another after they say the men forced their way into a West Valley home Sunday night. Read more »
Police have identified a West Jordan man who was killed when an 18-year-old driver suspected of drug use ran into him in an intersection. Read more »
The juvenile court judge who last week ordered a child removed because her foster parents are lesbian, and later reversed that decision, removed himself from the case Monday. Read more »
David Serbeck, paralyzed in a high-profile shooting as he was patrolling with the neighborhood watch, will serve out consecutive prison sentences for having sex with his teenage neighbor, the Utah... Read more »
One man is dead and another is injured after police say an 18-year-old driver, possibly under the influence of drugs, ran a red light and crashed into them. Read more »
A man in a stolen truck tried to run down an officer while attempting to flee police, and a bystander tried to ram the fleeing truck with her vehicle early Sunday in West Valley City, police say. Read more »
A man was critically injured Saturday after the motor home he was working on slipped off its jack and fell on top of him, Unified Fire Authority officials said. Read more »
A Union High School senior is dead after a crash involving a passenger car and a double tanker truck late Friday night, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »
A juvenile court judge has revised his order to remove a baby girl from her lesbian foster parents in favor of a heterosexual couple. Read more »
A West Jordan man died Friday morning after rolling his vehicle on I-84. Larry Hutcherson, 37, was westbound near Howell just after 10 a.m. when he crossed into eastbound traffic and rolled his... Read more »
The reward for finding a Provo woman missing for seven months has been increased to $50,000. Read more »
A couple was charged Friday with operating an extensive burglary ring, including a theft from the set of a local TV show. Read more »
A longtime teacher and Boy Scout leader attended his first parole hearing Thursday since being sentenced to the Utah State Prison for taking explicit pictures of adolescent boys. Read more »
A man beat his four month old Border Collie dog to death in August after physically abusing the pet multiple other times over the summer, charges filed against him Thursday allege. Read more »
A man who allegedly participated in shooting at West Valley police officers in an attempt to create a diversion so his associates could escape, was arrested Thursday. Read more »
Police in Provo are still working on what little information they have about a woman who disappeared three months ago. Now investigators are trying to navigate rumors and accusations surrounding... Read more »
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A Utah solar company that was the subject of a Deseret News investigation because of its questionable business practices is now the subject of an injunction because of its alleged false promises to... Read more »
A decomposing body found in a remote area of Ben Lomond Mountain over the weekend was identified Tuesday as that of a man who was last seen in April 2014. Read more »
An Ogden woman who alleges she was the victim of excessive force by a Utah Highway Patrol trooper in Weber County is suing the trooper in federal court, her attorney announced Wednesday. Read more »
A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times last year was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, hours before the city released a video of the killing that many people fear... Read more »
A father fighting for the custody of his recently adopted infant daughter received mixed news Monday, as her adoptive parents gave up custody — but did so by giving the child to her... Read more »
Police were searching for a man they say stabbed another man in an attempted homicide Tuesday evening in Layton. Read more »
A company accused of using unpaid laborers from a Utah-based polygamous group to pick pecans says the women and children were picking up fallen nuts, not working as employees. Read more »
A Uintah County family called for help Tuesday night when their house caught fire, then made it outside to safety before firefighters arrived. Read more »
A North Ogden man has been sentenced to jail for having sex with a 14-year-old boy. Read more »
A 50-year-old man was killed in an apparent industrial accident Monday. Read more »
Police tried to piece together the details of a man's death Monday after he was found dead inside a basement apartment with an apparent gunshot wound. Read more »
Three Utah counties hope the U.S. Supreme Court will — once and for all — settle the question of who has jurisdiction over enrolled tribal members in a region of the state that once was... Read more »
Sandy police confirmed Tuesday that a man found dead in a basement apartment died of a gunshot wound. Read more »
West Jordan police believe a Ford Ranger ran a red light Monday night, causing a collision that critically injured a 17-year-old girl. Read more »
A third person has been charged in connection with an alleged plot to fire shots at West Valley police officers in an apparent effort to create a distraction to draw detectives away from another... Read more »
A decomposing body was found in an extremely isolated area on Ogden's tallest mountain, according to the Weber County Sheriff's Office. Read more »
A man who was featured in a Sundance documentary has pleaded guilty to assault charges. Read more »
Thinking a federal judge would send him to jail for violating a court-imposed gag order, Jeremy Johnson filed motions Wednesday to act as his own attorney and objecting to the anticipated order. Read more »
Video of a woman who allegedly got involved in a police chase in an attempt to help officers was released Monday. Read more »
A man charged in May with manslaughter for allegedly giving his wife a bottle of "cheap vodka" despite doctors' orders she not to drink in light of the medications she was taking, was arrested Monday. Read more »
A University of Utah professor and his students have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review the prison sentence given to a Utah man after he raped and killed a youth counselor at age 17. Read more »
Police are asking for the public's help finding an elderly man missing since Nov. 12. Dean Stavrakis, 83, was last seen at his home near 6600 South and 2300 East. Read more »
A man accused of hosting a party for four juveniles on Halloween, getting them drunk and then raping a 17-year-old girl, is scheduled to make an appearance in court on Wednesday. Read more »
Minneapolis police were searching Tuesday for three white male suspects who authorities say shot five Black Lives Matter demonstrators, while the family of a black man who was fatally shot by a... Read more »
A Provo man accused of bringing a "cricket bomb" to the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building now faces federal charges. Read more »
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