Police/Courts

Driver who hit, killed judge Anthony Quinn gets fine, probation

A 79-year-old driver who hit and killed a 3rd District Court judge, quietly settled his case a few months ago.

Police: Be careful not to give info to bad guys when tweeting during shootings, manhunts

Police in Washington state are asking the public to stop tweeting during shootings and manhunts to avoid accidentally telling the bad guys what officers are doing. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Wanted man leads West Valley police on chase, still on run

A man with an extensive criminal history who has warrants out for his arrest led police on a high-speed chase and was still at large early Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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8 arrested in daring New Jersey casino heist

A recently fired casino security guard used his knowledge of when and where large sums of money would change hands to help plan and pull off a daring robbery that netted more than $180,000, authorities said Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Police defend use of tear gas, smoke at protests

Police on Thursday defended the use of tear gas and smoke bombs to repel protesters after another night of chaos in a St. Louis suburb following the shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Ogden woman killed in I-15 rollover accident

A 58-year-old Ogden woman was killed in a rollover accident on I-15 Wednesday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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BLM seeks vandals who spray-painted, shot targets near Lake Mountain rock art

The Bureau of Land Management in Utah is offering up to $500 for information leading to the arrest of vandals who spray-painted more than a dozen targets near Native American rock art at Lake... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Man to get life for killing University student after rejection of sexual advances

A New Hampshire man convicted of raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student who rejected his sexual advances will be sentenced to life in prison. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Man faces sentencing for beating girlfriend's son

Prosecutors are recommending 30 to 60 years in prison for a man who beat his girlfriend's 3-year-old son and then went to Disney World. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Woman suffers chemical burns while dining at South Jordan restaurant

A 67-year-old woman who accidentally put a highly toxic industrial cleaning chemical in her mouth while believing she was drinking tea at a South Jordan restaurant was in critical condition Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Protests turn violent in St. Louis suburb in wake of teen shooting

Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Mt. Olympus man faces murder charge in father's death

A Mt. Olympus man has been charged with murder after police say he killed his 70-year-old father earlier this month. Christopher Lynn Robbins, 29, was charged with the first-degree felony Wednesday... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Ex-Utah guardsmen charged in nationwide Army recruiting scandal

Four former Utah National Guard members face federal charges for allegedly receiving thousands of dollars in recruiting bonuses for new soldiers they didn't recruit. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Armed bicyclist has been deported 5 times, police say

A man arrested Tuesday for allegedly riding a bicycle with a gun tucked in his waistband has been deported five times, according to police. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Farmington man to fight lewdness charge in sunbathing case

A 76-year-old man who police say was sunbathing nude in his backyard next to a church parking lot has pleaded not guilty to lewdness charges. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Man accused of plotting mass Salt Lake shooting sentenced to probation

A Utah man accused of plotting a mass shooting at City Creek Center was sentenced to three years of probation under mental health court supervision after accepting a plea deal from prosecutors. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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2 arrested after trying to rob store twice in 2 days, police say

Two people who police say robbed a smoke shop on Tuesday weren't as successful when they tried to rob the same store 24 hours later. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Park City elementary teacher charged with possessing child pornography

A teacher at Parley's Park Elementary in Park City and Boy Scout leader has been charged with possessing child pornography. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Man's ear ripped off in accident at Layton work yard

Police say a man had his ear ripped off and suffered other injuries when a tractor ran him over at a Smith's distribution center in Layton. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Trooper goes the extra mile to return woman's wallet

Brittany May is all smiles now, but what happened to her recently could have gone badly if not for the actions of one Utah Highway Patrol trooper. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Sen. Mike Lee doing 'due diligence' on illegal donation claims

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, said Wednesday he's told his campaign staff to "do our due diligence" and contact contributors to his 2010 race to ask if they are connected to allegations he received... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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10 horses in Magna died of dehydration, police confirm

Investigators have now confirmed that 10 horses found dead last month in a field near 9200 West and 3500 South died of hydration. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Aunt of baby who died in hot car says tragic accident is 'eating away' at infant's family

The death of 11-month-old Skyah Suwyn of Hurricane, who died after being left in a hot car, has devastated her family. Friends and family members are asking the community to support the girl's... Read more »

Aug. 2, 2014

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