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Spanish Fork residents asked to stay home during search for robbery suspect

Spanish Fork residents were asked to stay home overnight as police searched for an armed robbery.

Man charged with automobile homicide in chase, crash that killed 3

Investigators say the man accused of killing three people in a car chase that ended in a crash near the airport had beer and marijuana in the car with him. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Hurricane man pleads guilty to threatening interracial family

A Hurricane man pleaded guilty to federal hate crime charges for threatening to kill a family in his apartment complex if a black member of the family didn't move out. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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California man pleads guilty to negligent homicide in Utah crash that killed 4

A California man who was originally charged with aggravated human trafficking after a deadly crash on I-70 in Utah pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of negligent homicide. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Death row inmate loses latest appeal with Utah Supreme Court

The Utah Supreme Court has rejected the latest appeal from Ralph Leroy Menzies, who has been on death row for 26 years. But his federal court appeals could still take many years. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Man leads officers on chase in stolen lawn care truck, police say

A man who police say stole a pickup truck and trailer before leading officers on a chase through rural Layton was arrested after he became stuck in the dirt. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Where do we draw the line on spanking?

In study after study, as many as 8 out of 10 adults in America say spanking is an appropriate form of discipline. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Accused White House intruder armed in July arrest

Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets in the car of the former soldier accused of scaling the White House fence and sprinting inside while carrying a... Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Police release girls' panicked, frenzied 911 call of alleged kidnapping

Santaquin police Monday released the emotional 911 recording that two Bountiful girls made just minutes after escaping from three people who police say kidnapped them and held them hostage for 19... Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Poll: Utahns in favor of school teachers with guns

A new poll by UtahPolicy.com revealed 64 percent of Utahns are in support of teachers carrying concealed weapons in school, but some in law enforcement don't agree. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Man allegedly exposing himself near high school arrested

A naked man who police say was performing lewd acts in view of girls as they walked home from Brighton High School was arrested Monday afternoon. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Accused rapist rejects plea deal

An Orem man charged with kidnapping and raping an 11-year-old girl as she walked to school rejected a plea deal offer from prosecutors Monday. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Man involved in 2010 fatal 'road rage' crash 'never wanted this to happen'

A man convicted in a 2010 fatal accident that investigators say was the result of road rage may soon be released from prison. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Mountain lion caught in Foothill neighborhood Sunday

Officers spent Sunday afternoon chasing a mountain lion who was seen wandering in the Foothill neighborhood. They caught the animal Sunday evening. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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South Davis Metro firefighters honor two fallen colleagues

South Davis Metro firefighters dedicated a memorial to two of their fallen colleagues at a station in Bountiful on Monday. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Man tried to sell drugs to officers, police say

Salt Lake police say a man flagged down a car and offered to sell drugs to two police officers early Sunday. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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White House intruder: Security changes weighed

President Barack Obama is "obviously concerned" about a weekend White House breach by an ex-soldier with a small knife who scaled a fence, sprinted across the lawn and entered the mansion before... Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Boston Marathon suspect's friend renews bid to move trial location

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday renewed his request to move his trial, arguing that he cannot receive a fair trial in Boston. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Del. authorities: Bus overturns, 2 dead, injuries

A bus carrying dozens of passengers finishing up a sightseeing tour crashed and overturned in Delaware, leaving two women dead and several other passengers injured, authorities said. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Accused White House intruder to appear in court

Following an embarrassing security breach at the White House, one of the most closely protected buildings in the world, the Secret Service is said to be considering establishing new checkpoints to... Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Mothers of kidnapped Bountiful girls speak out

The mothers of two Bountiful girls police say were kidnapped at knife point and held hostage for 19 hours before escaping in Santaquin don't believe it was a spur of the moment crime. Read more »

Sept. 21, 2014

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Kearns man identified in Parleys Canyon motorcycle crash

The Utah Highway Patrol identified a man Sunday who died in a motorcycle crash Saturday. Read more »

Sept. 21, 2014

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Man arrested for allegedly enticing teen on Facebook

A man who allegedly tried to entice a 15-year-old girl on Facebook to have sex with him was arrested Friday. Read more »

Sept. 21, 2014

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