Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
Bill would speed up release of police bodycam footage
Following push from media and other groups in the wake of a controversial officer-involved shooting last year near the Rio Grande homeless shelter, a bill to allow faster release of police body camera footage cleared its first legislative hurdle Frid
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
Tow truck drivers may have to pass criminal background checks
The House Transportation Committee voted in favor of a measure to require criminal background checks for tow truck operators.
Courtesy Mike Noel
Lawmaker: Utah should take over Bears Ears monument
Rep. Mike Noel, R-Kanab, unveiled a resolution Friday that proposes the state acquire the Bears Ears National Monument in San Juan County and work with Native American tribes to establish a management plan.