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Deputies recapture Utah inmate who ran from patrol car

MANILA — Authorities in northeast Utah say an inmate has been recaptured shortly after he escaped a car transporting him from a courthouse to jail. Daggett County sheriff’s spokeswoman...

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Swift justice or vigilante violence? Police, witnesses disagree

OGDEN — Can vigilante justice go too far? Exactly what is considered a mob mentality? Is there a line that can be crossed by neighborhood watch in the...


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Oregon focus of effort to expand background checks for guns

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Fresh off a victory in Washington state, a leading gun control group backed by billionaire Michael Bloomberg is hoping to make Oregon its...


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Box Elder GOP committee picks Potter as sheriff

BEAR RIVER CITY — Kevin Potter has been selected as the new Box Elder County sheriff, the winner in balloting Saturday morning by the Central Committee...


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Utah traffic fatalities up 16 percent in 2014

SALT LAKE CITY — A total of 256 people died on Utah roadways in 2014, up 16 percent from the previous year, according to a report by the Utah Department of...


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VIDEO: Jail inmates find stolen gun, loaded magazine while

FARMINGTON — Two Davis County Jail inmates are getting high-fives for their honesty after they found a 9 mm Glock handgun and a loaded magazine along the...




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Mom pleads not guilty in confrontation after Utah police

SARATOGA SPRINGS — A Utah County woman whose son was fatally shot by police while armed with a samurai sword is pleading not guilty to allegations that she...


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Deputies recapture Utah inmate who ran from patrol car

MANILA — Authorities in northeast Utah say an inmate has been recaptured shortly after he escaped a car transporting him from a courthouse to jail. Daggett...


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Suspected SLC bank robber was wearing wired vest

SALT LAKE CITY — A police bomb squad robot is removing a suspicious vest from a bank robbery suspect after officers cleared a city block on the west side of...


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Two Weber High teens sent to hospital after car accident

PLEASANT VIEW — Two Weber High School teens were transported to the hospital after an accident Thursday afternoon. A truck failed to yield at a stop sign at...


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South Ogden PD disposing of unclaimed evidence

SOUTH OGDEN — Police urge individuals missing evidence from a crime to pick up those items, or they will be disposed of. South Ogden Police put out a...


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Swift justice or vigilante violence? Police, witnesses disagree

OGDEN — Can vigilante justice go too far? Exactly what is considered a mob mentality? Is there a line that can be crossed by neighborhood watch in the...