PHOENIX (AP) — Officials in Arizona have hired two law firms and a former attorney general to investigate an elected county assessor who is trying to keep his job as he defends himself against human smuggling charges.
FARMINGTON — A Sunset man accused of human trafficking and sexually abusing a girl has been granted a bail amount after previously being held without bail.
FARMINGTON — An Ogden man facing over a dozen felonies after being accused of committing rapes in Utah and across the western United States pleaded not guilty to all charges Monday morning.
FARMINGTON — A Layton man accused of firing a gun during a fight following a reported domestic violence incident has pleaded guilty.
OGDEN — An Ogden resident accused of shooting a man after a 2018 downtown bar fight will go to trial later this week.
SALT LAKE CITY — A federal judge has allowed the Davis School District to be dropped as a defendant in a lawsuit alleging the school district failed to prevent former Davis High teacher Brianne Altice from sexually abusing students.
OGDEN — A recently unsealed search warrant provided additional details regarding an Ogden homicide that took place in February.
OGDEN — An Ogden man is in jail after he allegedly backed his vehicle into police officers and narrowly missed hitting a police car.
SALT LAKE CITY — An Arizona elected official charged with running an adoption-fraud scheme involving women from the Marshall Islands ran a legal practice and “made happy families,” his attorney said Friday.
SALT LAKE CITY — A Kaysville man accused of fraud and taking roughly $1.5 million from fellow church members has pleaded guilty in federal court.
FARMINGTON — An Ogden man charged with aggravated murder pleaded not guilty to all charges during an arraignment hearing Tuesday in a Davis County courtroom.
OGDEN — An Ogden man is in jail after he was accused of stabbing two people during a fight Monday afternoon at a downtown bar on Historic 25th Street.
SALT LAKE CITY — A federal trial over illegally modified trucks ground to a stop in a flurry of disputed subpoenas and a contempt of court citation against a star of the “Diesel Brothers” reality TV show.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah death-row inmate whose double-murder case was featured in the book "Under the Banner of Heaven" and who was nearing execution by firing squad has died of natural causes, prison officials said Monday.
OGDEN — Attorneys for an Ogden man facing a capital murder charge want to question potential jurors on whether they believe in the controversial theory of “blood atonement.”
OGDEN — A West Haven man charged with 11 felonies after allegedly assaulting a woman and holding a family at gunpoint has pleaded guilty.
BRIGHAM CITY — A Box Elder County man charged with murder has been deemed incompetent to stand trial, effectively putting a pause on the case. However, the court noted there could be a probability to restore him to competency in the near future.
OGDEN — An Ogden courthouse was evacuated Wednesday after a bomb threat was reported to law enforcement.
KLEBERG COUNTY, Texas — Multiple news outlets in Texas are reporting that a Logan man wanted by police in Texas and Utah was arrested in Mexico after he was implicated the murders of a couple from New Hampshire.
FARMINGTON — A Layton man is in jail after he was accused of purchasing child pornography with cryptocurrency over the dark web.
KLEBERG COUNTY, Texas — A Logan man is wanted by Utah and Texas law enforcement after police in Texas told reporters that a warrant had been issued for his arrest. The man was reportedly seen in a vehicle that belongs to a New Hampshire couple found dead last month.
LAYTON — A former Layton woman accused of killing her two kids in 2010 made a brief appearance Friday to waive her preliminary hearing.
OGDEN — A trial slated to start in November for a Hooper man charged with murder was pushed back, and it will now begin in 2020.
BRIGHAM CITY — The owner of a Perry restaurant accused of sexually assaulting his employees will go to trial during the summer of 2020.
SALT LAKE CITY — A Bountiful man is among 10 people from Utah and across the country federally indicted in several cases alleging bribery and falsified ground shipping reports led to millions of dollars worth of contracts being awarded to specific companies.
SALT LAKE CITY — The trial for a co-defendant in the massive Kingston biofuels fraud case has been delayed until January.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Supreme Court is not the place to debate the question over who has the right to challenge release of the investigation into Kerry Gibson, the former Weber County commissioner — at least not right now.
SALT LAKE CITY — A state appeals court has struck down the appeal of a former Roy childcare provider convicted of killing an infant in 2014.
OGDEN — An Ogden judge rejected a motion that tried to have the Weber County Attorney’s Office disqualified from prosecuting a Hooper man accused of murder.
OGDEN — “I know I made some bad choices in my short life,” said Jose Zamora, shackled and clad in an orange jumpsuit.
SALT LAKE CITY — A former Ogden man convicted of attempted murder had his charge affirmed by a state appeals court last week.
OGDEN — Eric Johnson was in the living room, bleeding from gunshot wounds when he heard two shots ring out from his brother Kamron’s bedroom.
OGDEN — When people are released from jail, all too often there is little to stop them from falling into old habits that land them back behind bars.
LOGAN — A federal appeals court will pay Logan a visit on Tuesday to hear arguments for four cases.
FARMINGTON — A Layton woman was sentenced to prison after she admitted to stabbing a man earlier this year in February.
FARMINGTON — A Kaysville resident and bishop in a Davis County ward for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography.
FARMINGTON — The case against an Ogden resident charged with killing a Layton man during a 2018 robbery will go forward, a Davis County judge ruled Wednesday in Farmington.
OGDEN — Local prosecutors have made a decision on whether or not pursue the death penalty against an Ogden man accused of killing his infant son.
SALT LAKE CITY — A 33-year-old man has agreed to plead guilty to a pair of armed robberies in Davis County, online court records show.
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.
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.
OGDEN — A man was arrested in Roy on Monday after he allegedly tried to rob a bank inside a grocery store.
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.
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.
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.