Police & Fire

Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training

Demilitarizing Police Training-2

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...

Police

Gunman, 1 other, killed in North Dakota Wal-Mart shooting

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Two people, including the gunman, died and another person was injured in a shooting early Tuesday at a Wal-Mart Supercenter store in Grand...


Police

Recruitment agency to select new Brigham City police chief

BRIGHAM CITY -- City officials hope a multi-state search for a new police chief will be completed by July. Chief Paul Tittensor, 59, retired in January after more...


Police

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”...


Police

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....


Police

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...


Police

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...


Police

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...


Police

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,...


Fire

Van destroyed after catching paint and chemicals on fire

OGDEN -- A van was left destroyed after it caught fire Friday afternoon. The fire started just before 3:30 p.m. at the Bramblewood Apartments at 160 E. Dan Street....


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Gunman, 1 other, killed in North Dakota Wal-Mart shooting

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Two people, including the gunman, died and another person was injured in a shooting early Tuesday at a Wal-Mart Supercenter store in Grand...


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