Police

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...


News

Utah officials: There are 3-4 illegal poaching cases a day

Who knew there were all these critters left over to kill illegally in Utah, wildlife to spare. State game wardens these days count a thousand-plus poaching cases a...


News

New plans to curb homelessness in Box Elder

BRIGHAM CITY — Homeless? Here? Apparently. Enough so that Brigham City officials, for the first time, will join the nationwide “Point-In-...


Courts

Police: Corinne man faked harassment in divorce case

BRIGHAM CITY — A campaign to heat up his drawn-out divorce proceedings has a Corinne man facing possible jail time. Bradley Jay Freeland, 34, was served...


Police

Box Elder begins search for new sheriff

BRIGHAM CITY — Officials have instigated the selection process to replace Sheriff Lynn Yeates. Yeates, 68, passed away in his home suddenly on Jan. 6 of...




Police

Box Elder's Yeates gets send-off from police comrades

BRIGHAM CITY — Sheriff Lynn Yeates got a rousing send-off at his funeral in the Box Elder LDS Stake Center here Saturday which drew a crowd of almost a...


Police

Police: Drunken hotel guest tries to bribe officer

TREMONTON — Police say a hotel guest complicated his drunken stay by bumping his behavior to felony level in trying to bribe his arresting officer. Ben...


Police

Woman pleads guilty in Box Elder rim-sparking police chase

BRIGHAM CITY — A woman who led police on a 10-mile, slow-speed chase with a flat tire and her six children in the car has pleaded guilty to charges....


Police

Police: Fiance lied about woman's child porn photos

BRIGHAM CITY -- Authorities have jailed the father of the child whose mother is charged with selling nude pictures of the young girl. Brian Raehal is charged with...


Courts

Layton doctor appeals $3M wrongful-death judgment

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Supreme Court is considering a request to cut almost $3 million from a wrongful-death judgment against a disgraced Layton...

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