On any given day in the U.S., police respond to thousands of non-emergency calls asking them to check on someone’s home. Most such visits prove uneventful. A few, like one over the weekend in Fort Worth, Texas, end up with someone getting killed by police.
CLEARFIELD, Utah (AP) — Two Utah firefighters responding to a car crash left the scene with purple manicures after calming a young girl upset over the collision.
OGDEN — Though it was originally scheduled to only take place in August, the appeal hearings for a man on Utah’s death row will continue.
Utah police investigators and forensic scientists are among the national leaders in the use of genetic genealogy to crack old and new criminal cases.
OGDEN — About 20 students in Ogden School District were sworn in as judges in the district’s youth court, which handles some cases of misbehavior by their peers that might otherwise be sent to juvenile court.
OGDEN — A full investigative report regarding a police shooting on June 3 in West Haven that put a man in the hospital reveals new details in the case.
BOX ELDER COUNTY — Search and rescue workers found an Ogden man dead on Wednesday after he went missing the day prior.
OGDEN — A temporary paper sculpture intended to symbolize threatened national monuments in southern Utah has been altered after drawing the Ogden fire marshal’s attention.
SANDY — Utah’s police certification board has withdrawn a disciplinary measure it issued against a Davis County Jail lieutenant who struck a clerk in an impromptu martial arts demonstration.
CLEARFIELD — A man accused of giving two coworkers marijuana-laced brownies said he thought it was a “harmless” act, charging documents say.
PHOENIX — An Arizona elected official has been charged with human smuggling in an adoption fraud scheme that brought dozens of pregnant women from the Marshall Islands to the U.S. to give up their children for adoption, court records show.
LAYTON — A man shot by U.S. Marshals Tuesday afternoon outside of the Layton Hills Mall has died.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two women raped by a former Utah State University football player filed a lawsuit Monday against the university, claiming the school fostered an environment where sexual assaults were tolerated.
Overall major crime dropped almost 12% in Utah last year, but violent offenses stayed relatively consistent, while reported hate crimes surged more than 48%, according to state data.
LAYTON — Police were at the scene of a shooting at the Layton Hills Mall after a U.S. Marshal reportedly shot a man that marshals had been tracking throughout the day.
OGDEN — A man was arrested in Roy on Monday after he allegedly tried to rob a bank inside a grocery store.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Logan teenager has been arrested after authorities say he brought a gun to school.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Three new fire trucks have been added to help Hill Air Force Base crews respond to emergencies in and around the base.
OGDEN — A Riverdale man who was shot by police in May is being held in jail after assault and sexual abuse charges were filed on Friday.
OGDEN — Fire crews in Ogden were hard at work in the early Saturday morning hours.
OGDEN — A recent report released by Weber State outlines the number of crimes reported on the university’s campuses.
LAYTON — Police say a man involved in a motorcycle crash in Layton on Monday has died.
FARMINGTON — A lawsuit filed against a man in prison alleges that a former Cub Scout leader sexually abused a child in Syracuse in the 1990s.
SALT LAKE CITY — An Ogden woman has petitioned a federal judge to overturn her child pornography conviction, saying she was in thrall of her husband and co-defendant and was too frightened to report him.
OGDEN — An attorney for a Hooper man accused of murder in 2018 is trying to have the Weber County Attorney’s Office disqualified from prosecuting the case or, at least, sever the charges into two cases.
LAYTON — Investigators painted a grim scene of a home in Bountiful where a man’s body was discovered in 2018 just days after he was beaten to death.
SALT LAKE CITY — An attorney representing Davis County says a federal judge’s “misapprehension of the facts” has opened the county to civil liability in a jail inmate’s death.
OGDEN — A West Haven man who was shot by two sheriff’s deputies in June has been arrested and charged with a number of felonies in connection with the incident.
OGDEN — A man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly beating a man with a handgun during a robbery.
OGDEN — A 19-year-old accused of starting a fire in an Ogden church in June has pleaded guilty to amended charges.
FARMINGTON — A man suspected of several rapes in Utah and Wyoming says he plans to hire his own attorney to fight charges that could put him in prison for life.
LAYTON — A 57-year-old man is in critical condition after a Monday afternoon motorcycle crash in Layton.
SALT LAKE CITY — A Layton man has been arrested in connection with a fatal crash that took place in August in Big Cottonwood Canyon.
FARMINGTON — A man was arrested in Davis County after a fight resulted in a man suffering a four-inch cut that required stitches.
FARMINGTON — A Layton couple have received their sentences after both pleading guilty to sexually abusing a child in Davis County.
A woman in a hospital gown holding a newborn baby. A little boy with dark hair playing in an inflatable pool. Family members grinning at the camera with arms thrown over one another's shoulders.
CLEARFIELD — An Ogden man accused of raping at least nine women in Utah and Wyoming used a “methodical approach” to find victims in apartments with sliding glass doors, Clearfield Police Chief Kelly Bennett said Thursday.
SALT LAKE CITY — After a half-dozen trial continuations and years of waiting, a well-known case in Northern Utah seems to be coming to a close.
CLEARFIELD — After an investigation using familial matching DNA samples, an Ogden long-haul trucker was arrested Wednesday and charged with raping three women in Clearfield nearly two decades ago.
FARR WEST — The Utah Department of Public Safety has released the identity of a man killed in a car crash earlier this week.
OGDEN — A woman’s body found in an Ogden storage unit was reportedly wrapped in a variety of materials, according to a recently unsealed search warrant.
SALT LAKE CITY — Thousands of people in Utah’s largest county would be able to clear their records of drug crimes under a push announced Tuesday that advocates say goes further than many similar efforts around the nation.
OGDEN — The decision was made to send a South Ogden man to prison Tuesday afternoon instead of the Utah State Hospital after the man admitted to stabbing one of his roommates to death in 2018.
SALT LAKE CITY — An attorney suing Weber County for canceling his indigent defense contract is calling attention to derogatory email comments officials made about a Utah Supreme Court ruling and the public expense of paying for death row appeals.
LOGAN — A Utah man who pleaded guilty to killing and sexually assaulting his 5-year-old niece was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole Tuesday during an emotional hearing where the girl’s relatives called him a “monster” who savagely took the life of an innocent child.
FARMINGTON — Davis County would run a program to restore emission controls on illegally modified pickup trucks under terms of an agreement that hinges on the outcome of an air pollution lawsuit against the “Diesel Brothers” of reality TV fame.
SALT LAKE CITY — A judge ruled Monday a Davis County Jail nurse was deliberately indifferent to the medical care of Heather Miller, who fell from a top bunk and died a few hours later of massive internal bleeding.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Layton couple has been cited after authorities say they left a still-lit campfire that caused a wildfire, destroying three homes and forcing hundreds to evacuate in northern Utah.
FARMINGTON — A West Point man arrested recently for allegedly beating and raping a woman at his home now faces additional charges after other women came forward saying he attacked them, according to court records filed Monday.
OGDEN — State law enforcement officials have positively identified through DNA testing that a pair of human legs found in the Ogden River in 1985 belonged to an Ogden woman.
FARR WEST — Utah Highway Patrol reported a fatal crash late Monday night in Weber County.