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Utes' Hatfield formally charged with aggravated robbery, theft of property

Utes CB Dominique Hatfield was charged Thursday with aggravated robbery and theft of property.

Sunset needs to pay more or merge police services, chief says

Sunset Police Chief Ken Eborn said starting salary is significantly lower at his department compared to surrounding cities. He worries the city will either have to pay better, or consolidate with a... Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Salt Lake police investigating possible human trafficking ring

Salt Lake police are investigating a possible human trafficking ring, according to a newly released search warrant. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Police: Drugs discovered after man rams officer's car

Two people were arrested late Tuesday in Cottonwood Heights after investigators say they hit a police car and then officers discovered they had a large amount of drugs. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Police looking for second man in SWAT stolen property case

Cottonwood Heights police were looking Wednesday for a second man connected to a vacant house where tens of thousands of dollars of stolen property was discovered Tuesday. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Price man pleads guilty to running over cyclist with SUV

A Price man has pleaded guilty to running over a man on a bicycle with his sport-utility vehicle, according to court records. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Pleasant Grove husband denied knowing of dead babies in garage

Investigators had a hard time believing a Pleasant Grove man didn't know his wife killed six of their babies and stored them in their garage but concluded he may have been so high on drugs he... Read more »

June 24, 2015

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'I think everybody's still in shock'

The shooting that took the life of Sheila Pruitt's daughter, son-in-law and two grandchildren is beyond all rational explanation, she says, and Tuesday she wasn't interested in answers that would... Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Arrest made in Fort Duchesne homicide

Federal agents say they have determined that an apparent drive-by shooting that killed a man on the Uintah-Ouray Indian Reservation earlier this month was actually an accident. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Bulldozer worth $130,000 stolen from job site in Weber County

Police hope the person who stole an expensive tractor from a construction site will find that their new possession is impossible to hide. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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SWAT case in Cottonwood Heights leads to discovery of stolen cars

A strange series of events involving a man on parole for robbery led to the discovery of tens of thousands of dollars in stolen vehicles and equipment Tuesday in Cottonwood Heights. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Appeals court rejects accused cop killer's double jeopardy claim

A federal appeals court denied an accused cop killer's double jeopardy claim Tuesday. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Price man sentenced to prison for role in cousin's death

A Price man was sentenced to prison Tuesday in seven cases, including a case filed by Carbon County prosecutors following the death of the man's cousin in a July 2014 house fire. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Firefighters' actions during an emergency makes a huge difference for one family

Firefighters are always on the move protecting property and saving lives, but sometimes it’s the stuff they do that’s not part of the job that makes a huge difference for a family. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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2 Roy businesses destroyed in fire

Two businesses in Roy were destroyed in a two-alarm fire early Tuesday. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Man admits DUI, but jurors will decide if he committed murder in drunken rampage

A man charged with murder in a fatal seven-car crash began his trial Tuesday by pleading guilty to the bulk of the charges against him, but three of the most serious charges will be decided by a jury. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Woman in Salt Lake carjacking forced to drive to Uintah County, police say

An alert police officer helped rescue a woman who investigators say was kidnapped by a 17-year-old boy and forced to drive from Salt Lake City to Uintah County. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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Wildfire death spurs lawsuit against Rocky Mountain Power

The sister of a man who died in a devastating Sanpete County wildfire three years ago filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday against Rocky Mountain Power. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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Tooele man dies in rollover crash

A Tooele man died Monday after being ejected from his vehicle in a crash. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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Layton mom pleads not guilty in case connected to boy's death

A Layton mother pleaded not guilty Monday to obstructing justice in connection with the death of her 2-year-old son, who died from child abuse injuries allegedly inflicted by her boyfriend. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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Inmate dies after his dialysis tech fails twice to show up at prison

A Utah State Prison inmate died Sunday after a medical contractor responsible for performing his dialysis treatment failed to show up on Friday and Saturday. Ramon Estrada, 62, died from apparent... Read more »

April 7, 2015

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Dogged pursuit: Canine chase jams traffic on Legacy Parkway

A small dog stopped traffic in both directions Monday on Legacy Parkway as animal control and Utah Highway Patrol officers chased the animal back and forth over a 1-mile stretch in Woods Cross. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2015

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4 arrested in alleged kidnapping, murder plot over drug debt

Four people were booked into jail for investigation of kidnapping and shooting a man found dead near Snowbasin this week. Read more »

Jan. 9, 2014

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Father, son used Mormon connections to commit $220M Ponzi scheme, SEC says

FBI agents closed a prominent real estate management business here Thursday and began removing documents pertaining to the investigation of what the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission calls a... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2011

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