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Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training

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BURIEN, Wash. — When prosecutor Dan Satterberg used to visit Washington state’s police academy, the seas would part before him. Recruits would snap to attention, backs to the walls, and...

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VIDEO: New K9 finds his platz in Centerville

CENTERVILLE — Police Officer Dave Boucher says his new partner has the energy to work all day. Boucher describes him as “brilliant”...


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Boy reported missing in Centerville found in Taylorsville

CENTERVILLE — A 12-year-old boy from Centerville who went missing yesterday afternoon was found by Centerville police in Taylorsville about 4:00 p.m....


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Bicyclist struck, killed by car in Millcreek

MILLCREEK — A bicyclist was struck and killed by a car in Millcreek early Saturday. Police say 51-year-old Kevin Bushman was riding his bike about 1 a.m....


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Driver swerves to avoid cow, dies in rollover

BLANDING — A driver swerved to miss a cow in San Juan County and was killed in the subsequent rollover, the Utah Highway Patrol said. Andrew Askland, 63, of...


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Ancient art of poisoning appears to be making a killer comeback

On Nov. 5, 2012, Alexander Perepilichnyy went for a jog around his gated neighborhood in the posh southwest London suburb of Weybridge. The 44-year-old was handsome...




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Man accused of kidnapping mom appears in court

FARMINGTON — When his mom said no to his demands of money, a 23-year-old man forced her to go the bank, according to court documents. Jared David James...


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Bountiful police arrest trio in serial burglaries

BOUNTIFUL -- Three men arrested by Bountiful police have been linked to as many as 33 burglaries since October 2014. Joe Hernandez, 51; his son Isaac Hernandez,...


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Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training

BURIEN, Wash. — When prosecutor Dan Satterberg used to visit Washington state’s police academy, the seas would part before him. Recruits would snap to...


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New drug laws have local officials concerned

Utah could see more methamphetamine and heroin shipped in by Mexico’s drug cartels after the state’s new criminal reform bill becomes law this fall, one...


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Utah takes steps to boost freeway highway speeds to 80 mph

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah drivers soon could get where they’re going a little faster after officials announced Thursday that they want to create additional...


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Bicyclist struck, killed by car in Millcreek

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