FARMINGTON — Two of three Davis County Jail inmates who died by hanging during an 8-week period in 2016 exhibited odd behavior in the days leading up to their deaths, according to investigative reports.
FARMINGTON — Tracy Velarde’s life took another wrong turn after he arrived at the Davis County Jail.
HOOPER — Heidi Anderson was driving home on the evening of June 1, 2016, when, she later told police, a man in a silver Mustang ran her car off the road.
OGDEN — Weber County prosecutors have filed a felony charge against a 21-year-old West Haven man accused of having marijuana in his system at the time of a fatal crash June 2, 2016, on Harrison Boulevard.
Reacting to a record number of deaths in Utah county jails, civil liberties advocates say they will push for mandatory jail inspections, and enforceable remedies when standards are not met.
RIVERDALE — The Utah Office for Victims of Crime has approved an award to help cover counseling expenses for a 5-year-old boy who police say was choked at a Riverdale day care center last fall.
FARMINGTON — Paramedics complained they were denied rapid access to an inmate who lay critically injured in the Davis County Jail and later died, an investigation by the Utah Attorney General’s Office discovered.
SALT LAKE CITY — A 31-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday, May 8, to four felony charges stemming from armed robberies at Kaysville and Farmington credit unions.
After her daughter died in the Davis County Jail a few days before Christmas in 2016, Cynthia Farnham-Stella started looking for answers.