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Fatal Centerville shooting was 16th involving Davis officer since 2002

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 9:57am

FARMINGTON -- The days following a police shooting are busy for Davis County's protocol team whether or not there was a death. 

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Details of fatal Centerville police shooting released

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:53am

CENTERVILLE -- Police released more details about what led up to an officer shooting Vincent John Farrand on Sunday.Assistant Police Chief Paul Child said at 3:28 p.m. Molly Farrand called Davis County Dispatch reporting her husband, Vincent Farrand, was upset and had a gun. 

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Centerville police shoot suicidal man

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 14 2014 - 7:04am

CENTERVILLE -- Police say Vincent Farrand, 38, is dead following an officer involved shooting here Sunday afternoon.Centerville Police Sgt. Zan Robison said the 3:28 p.m. shooting occurred after police were called to the scene at 550 South and 300 East by the man's wife saying he was suicidal.

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VIDEO: Groups protesting police shootings clash with NM police

Russell Contreras, Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
Mar 31 2014 - 11:57am

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A day after hundreds of people clashed with Albuquerque riot officers over police shootings, Gov. Susana Martinez said Monday that she understands the public's frustration but called on protesters to remain calm while federal officials investigate.

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2 officers wounded, suspect dead in SLC shooting

Brady McCombs, The Associated Press
Mar 28 2014 - 5:45pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- A California man was shot and killed Friday after opening fire on police officers during an overnight traffic stop in downtown Salt Lake City, authorities said.Two officers were wounded in the shootout and expected to survive, Salt Lake City police Chief Chris Burbank said.

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Daughter of police officer enlists school for fundraiser related to fatal shooting

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 17 2014 - 11:33am

WEST HAVEN - When 12-year-old Morgan Bailey learned of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride's death in the line of duty, it hit close to home.Her father is a South Ogden police officer. 

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VIDEO: Deputy breaks down after shooting man with cane he thought was shotgun

The Associated Press
Mar 14 2014 - 10:11am

YORK, S.C. -- The South Carolina deputy who shot a 70-year-old man during a traffic stop after mistaking his cane for a shotgun during an after-dark traffic stop broke down in tears as other officers arrived, according to dashcam video released Wednesday.

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Sentencing due for Utah ex-con in Mesquite shootout

The Associated Press
Mar 5 2014 - 10:30am

LAS VEGAS -- A 41-year-old ex-convict from Utah is due for sentencing in Las Vegas on a reduced charge in a shooting that wounded a Mesquite police officer last year.

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Fatal Centerville shooting was 16th involving Davis officer since 2002

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 9:57am

FARMINGTON -- The days following a police shooting are busy for Davis County's protocol team whether or not there was a death. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 17 2014 - 3:14pm


Details of fatal Centerville police shooting released

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:53am

CENTERVILLE -- Police released more details about what led up to an officer shooting Vincent John Farrand on Sunday.Assistant Police Chief Paul Child said at 3:28 p.m. Molly Farrand called Davis County Dispatch reporting her husband, Vincent Farrand, was upset and had a gun. 

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Centerville police shoot suicidal man

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 14 2014 - 7:04am

CENTERVILLE -- Police say Vincent Farrand, 38, is dead following an officer involved shooting here Sunday afternoon.Centerville Police Sgt. Zan Robison said the 3:28 p.m. shooting occurred after police were called to the scene at 550 South and 300 East by the man's wife saying he was suicidal.

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VIDEO: Groups protesting police shootings clash with NM police

Russell Contreras, Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
Mar 31 2014 - 11:57am

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A day after hundreds of people clashed with Albuquerque riot officers over police shootings, Gov. Susana Martinez said Monday that she understands the public's frustration but called on protesters to remain calm while federal officials investigate.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 2:05pm


2 officers wounded, suspect dead in SLC shooting

Brady McCombs, The Associated Press
Mar 28 2014 - 5:45pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- A California man was shot and killed Friday after opening fire on police officers during an overnight traffic stop in downtown Salt Lake City, authorities said.Two officers were wounded in the shootout and expected to survive, Salt Lake City police Chief Chris Burbank said.

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VIDEO: Groups protesting police shootings clash with NM police

Russell Contreras, Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
Mar 31 2014 - 11:57am

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A day after hundreds of people clashed with Albuquerque riot officers over police shootings, Gov. Susana Martinez said Monday that she understands the public's frustration but called on protesters to remain calm while federal officials investigate.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 2:05pm


VIDEO: Deputy breaks down after shooting man with cane he thought was shotgun

The Associated Press
Mar 14 2014 - 10:11am

YORK, S.C. -- The South Carolina deputy who shot a 70-year-old man during a traffic stop after mistaking his cane for a shotgun during an after-dark traffic stop broke down in tears as other officers arrived, according to dashcam video released Wednesday.

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VIDEO: Phoenix police officer, fugitive die in shootout

The Associated Press
Mar 4 2014 - 3:02pm

PHOENIX -- A Phoenix police officer was out of surgery and recovering in an intensive-care unit after being critically wounded by a fugitive in a shootout that left a fellow officer and the suspect dead, authorities said.

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VIDEO: PETA protesting police put-down of two cows along I-15 near Pleasant View

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Sep 3 2013 - 11:52pm

PLEASANT VIEW -- People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is not pleased with the way officers from Weber County, Box Elder County and the Utah Highway Patrol shot and killed two cows Monday night.Police put down the cows after determining the animals were holding up traffic on the freeway and were a safety hazard.

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Woman shot in eye by deputy sentenced to 3 years' probation

Kristine NicoKristine Biggs stands with her attorney, Michael Edwards, during her sentencing hearing at the Davis County Justice Complex in Farmington, Utah, Monday Feb. 25, 2013. Biggs, 41, was shot in the eye by a sheriff's deputy after leading officers on a wild pursuit in northern Utah that included driving a pickup truck for six miles on the rims of three wheels, authorities said Monday. Biggs flipped a U-turn late Sunday and rammed into two patrol cars that had chased her for 30 miles along Interstate 84, Davis County sheriff's Capt. Kenneth Payne said. Biggs gnored commands to stop and kept smashing into one of the cruisers, prompting a Morgan County deputy to fire a shot at her windshield that took out her left eye, Payne said.  (Steve Griffin/POOL PHOTO)le Biggs

Loretta Park
Feb 25 2013 - 12:35pm

FARMINGTON -- Kristine Nicole Biggs, who was shot in the eye by a Morgan sheriff deputy, is lucky she only lost an eye, her attorney said.

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Woman shot in eye by Morgan deputy pleads guilty to DUI

Kristine Nicole Biggs, 41, of Rock Springs, Wyo.

Loretta Park
Jan 18 2013 - 8:13am

FARMINGTON -- The woman who was shot in the eye by a Morgan sheriff's deputy recently entered guilty pleas to two charges and has been released from jail pending her sentencing hearing.

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Officials discuss recent police shootings in conflicts with motorists

A video frame grab from a patrol vehicle’s dash-cam footage shows a Morgan County sheriff’s deputy shooting at suspect Kristine Nicole Biggs after a chase through three counties on Nov. 24. Biggs, 41, was shot in the eye in South Ogden, treated at an area hospital and is now in Weber County Jail. The Davis County Attorney’s Office is reviewing the shooting to determine if it was justified. Centerville Assistant Police Chief Paul Child says officers rarely shoot at motorists, but the Top of Utah has seen three such shootings by law enforcement since October. (Courtesy of South Ogden Police Department)

Loretta Park
Dec 25 2012 - 11:40pm

Since October, the Top of Utah has seen three shootings involving an officer and a motorist.Two of those cases are still under investigation, with the most recent case having happened Dec. 18 in Ogden.

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Box Elder deputy cleared in fatal shooting of motorist (video)

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Scott Schwebke
Dec 10 2012 - 11:34pm

CORINNE -- A deputy was justified in the fatal shooting of a motorist who tried to run him over with a car, Box Elder County Attorney Stephen R. Hadfield said Friday. Sheriff's Deputy Austin Bowcutt felt his life was in danger and his only option was to use deadly force against Troy Clark Burkinshaw, 52, of Sandy, Hadfield said in the five-page...

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VIDEO: Groups protesting police shootings clash with NM police

Russell Contreras, Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
Mar 31 2014 - 11:57am

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A day after hundreds of people clashed with Albuquerque riot officers over police shootings, Gov. Susana Martinez said Monday that she understands the public's frustration but called on protesters to remain calm while federal officials investigate.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 2:05pm


VIDEO: Deputy breaks down after shooting man with cane he thought was shotgun

The Associated Press
Mar 14 2014 - 10:11am

YORK, S.C. -- The South Carolina deputy who shot a 70-year-old man during a traffic stop after mistaking his cane for a shotgun during an after-dark traffic stop broke down in tears as other officers arrived, according to dashcam video released Wednesday.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 14 2014 - 10:31am


VIDEO: Phoenix police officer, fugitive die in shootout

The Associated Press
Mar 4 2014 - 3:02pm

PHOENIX -- A Phoenix police officer was out of surgery and recovering in an intensive-care unit after being critically wounded by a fugitive in a shootout that left a fellow officer and the suspect dead, authorities said.

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VIDEO: PETA protesting police put-down of two cows along I-15 near Pleasant View

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Sep 3 2013 - 11:52pm

PLEASANT VIEW -- People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is not pleased with the way officers from Weber County, Box Elder County and the Utah Highway Patrol shot and killed two cows Monday night.Police put down the cows after determining the animals were holding up traffic on the freeway and were a safety hazard.

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GALLERY: Prosecution and defense evidence photos in Mathew David Stewart case

Prosecution evidence photos in Mathew David Stewart case. (Contributed Photo)

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Jun 6 2013 - 2:48pm

Prosecution and defense evidence photos in Mathew David Stewart case

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GALLERY: Boston area on lock down as police search for suspect

Tactical teams drive through a neighborhood while searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, Mass., Friday, April 19, 2013. Two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing killed an MIT police officer, injured a transit officer in a firefight and threw explosive devices at police during a getaway attempt in a long night of violence that left one of them dead and another still at large Friday, authorities said as the manhunt intensified for a young man described as a dangerous terrorist. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

The Associated Press
Apr 19 2013 - 11:32am

See photos of the manhunt in Boston area for marathon bombing suspect.

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Woman shot in eye by deputy sentenced to 3 years' probation

Kristine NicoKristine Biggs stands with her attorney, Michael Edwards, during her sentencing hearing at the Davis County Justice Complex in Farmington, Utah, Monday Feb. 25, 2013. Biggs, 41, was shot in the eye by a sheriff's deputy after leading officers on a wild pursuit in northern Utah that included driving a pickup truck for six miles on the rims of three wheels, authorities said Monday. Biggs flipped a U-turn late Sunday and rammed into two patrol cars that had chased her for 30 miles along Interstate 84, Davis County sheriff's Capt. Kenneth Payne said. Biggs gnored commands to stop and kept smashing into one of the cruisers, prompting a Morgan County deputy to fire a shot at her windshield that took out her left eye, Payne said.  (Steve Griffin/POOL PHOTO)le Biggs

Loretta Park
Feb 25 2013 - 12:35pm

FARMINGTON -- Kristine Nicole Biggs, who was shot in the eye by a Morgan sheriff deputy, is lucky she only lost an eye, her attorney said.

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Woman shot in eye by Morgan deputy pleads guilty to DUI

Kristine Nicole Biggs, 41, of Rock Springs, Wyo.

Loretta Park
Jan 18 2013 - 8:13am

FARMINGTON -- The woman who was shot in the eye by a Morgan sheriff's deputy recently entered guilty pleas to two charges and has been released from jail pending her sentencing hearing.

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