Crime, Police + Courts

SCOTUS ruling on mifepristone...
Kira Hoffelmeyer, Jessica Lowell

Utah reactions to SCOTUS ruling on mifepristone access

The SCOTUS ruling on mifepristone means the abortion pill will remain accessible to women.
12 hours ago
The SCOTUS has unanimously preserved access to the "abortion pill," which was used in nearly two-th...
Randall Jeppesen

SCOTUS unanimously preserves access to abortion pill

The SCOTUS has preserved access to the "abortion pill," which was used in nearly two-thirds of all abortions in the U.S. last year.
22 hours ago
On Monday morning, a fiery rollover crash off state Route 210 in Little Cottonwood Canyon closed th...
Brittany Tait, KSL TV

Unified police officer rescues driver from burning semi in Little Cottonwood

On Monday morning, a fiery rollover crash off state Route 210 in Little Cottonwood Canyon closed the road for hours.
23 hours ago
Johnson & Johnson brand baby powder, one of several products at the center of lawsuits against the ...
Kyle Remund

State of Utah reaches settlement with Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson will be giving Utah and many other states a massive payout due to deceptive marketing practices for talc-based products.
1 day ago
FILE- Police found a Sandy couple dead in their home....
Eliza Pace

Sandy man kills wife, then himself, police say

A Sandy couple was found dead with gunshot wounds, police say, following an argument. They say the husband killed his wife, then himself.
1 day ago
A Cedar City police logo is pictured in Cedar City on Wednesday April 7, 2021....
Emma Keddington

One person in critical condition after road rage shooting in Cedar City

The suspect reportedly pulled out a firearm and shot a victim at Fiddlers Canyon Drive and Main Street in Cedar City Wednesday afternoon.
2 days ago
A sign at the Matheson Courthouse in Salt Lake City is pictured on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. (Kristin ...
Amanda Dickson

Dickson: What it’s like to serve on a jury

Have you ever served jury duty? Here's what the process is like and why it's important.
2 days ago
Video released by the Salt Lake City Police Department shows a thief getting into the blue Lamborgh...
Mariah Maynes

Police ask for help locating Lamborghini stolen from SLC airport

Salt Lake City Police Department is asking for help identifying a suspect accused of stealing a Lamborghini from Salt Lake International Airport.
2 days ago
A 5th District Court judge signed an execution warrant for Taberon Dave Honie on Monday, a man who ...
Emily Ashcraft,

Utah judge signs execution warrant for Cedar City man convicted in 1998 murder

A 5th District Court judge signed an execution warrant for Taberon Dave Honie on Monday, a man who was sentenced to death in 1999.
3 days ago
The Rasmussen siblings pictured. The season finale of The Letter season 2 explores their wrestle wi...
Amy Donaldson

In Season Finale of The Letter Season 2, families have to decide if they misjudged killer

The season finale of The Letter Season 2 is out now - listen to it and read more behind the episode about the family's reaction.
3 days ago
FILE - Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, speaks during a news conference outside the Capito...
Mariah Maynes

Jury deliberations begin in Hunter Biden trial

The jury has begun deliberating upon whether Hunter Biden is guilty of three federal firearms charges.
4 days ago
West Valley City police searching for an Arizona fugitive after officials said he stabbed someone a...
Mary Culbertson,

Arizona fugitive arrested in Utah at West Valley Maverik

An Arizona fugitive wanted by Arizona officials Sunday was spotted at a Walmart by West Valley City police and subsequently arrested.
5 days ago
One man is dead and the other is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident....
Kennedy Camarena

One man dead, another in critical condition after motorcycle accident

One man is dead, and another is in critical condition after the two were involved in a motorcycle accident on Saturday night.
5 days ago
A crash on I-15 in West Valley has left one person dead....
Kennedy Camarena

West Valley crash on I-215 leaves 48-year-old dead

One person died after a crash occurred on I-215 in West Valley on Friday. The cause of the crash is still unknown.
6 days ago
A man was critically injured in a hit-and-run. Two Salt Lake City Police Crime Lab technicians plac...
Kennedy Camarena

Man critically injured after hit-and-run

A man was critically injured after being struck in a hit-and-run. The man was reported to not be in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.
6 days ago
Surveillance photo of Kane Thomas Fairbank, who was sentenced to prison Friday. (Davis County Sheri...
Colin Leonard

‘Serial killer in the making’ sent to prison for viciously attacking 2 women in Bountiful

Kane Thomas Fairbank, who pleaded guilty in January to the attempted murder of two women in Bountiful's Mueller Park.
6 days ago
FILE: Plymouth Fire Department's new ambulance. woman accidentally shot, Randolph, Utah. (Mike Ande...

Woman killed after being ‘accidentally shot’, Rich County sheriff’s say

A 75-year-old woman was accidentally shot while in her home Friday afternoon, according to the Rich County Sheriff’s Office.
6 days ago
The Costco in Sandy has been closed and won't reopen till tomorrow. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret Ne...
Diana Jones

Sandy Costco closes temporarily amid police activity

SANDY, Utah — The Costco in Sandy has been closed and won’t reopen till tomorrow.  There is a large police presence, but they have not confirmed why they are there or why they shut down the store.  According to an employee has indicated the closure is due to a Freon gas leak and smoke. […]
7 days ago
Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks as he joins with Rape Recovery Center Executive ...
Aimee Cobabe

Salt Lake County DA filing charges against man accused of hitting officer with a car

The Salt Lake County District Attorney is filing charges against a man accused of hitting a police officer with his car last month.
7 days ago
A 28-year-old man was arrested after assaulting two people and attempting to disarm officers at the...
Amie Schaeffer

Layton shooting leaves one dead, one injured

Authorities say a Layton shooting left one dead and another wounded Thursday night. Police are investigating but say there is no danger to the public.
7 days ago
Herriman Police investigating an assault with a knife that resulted in the death of a 16-year-old. ...
Simone Seikaly and Aimee Cobabe

Salt Lake County DA files additional charge in Herriman stabbing case

A16-year-old was killed in what started as a fight between two groups in Herriman on May 29, 2024.
8 days ago
SEC to close Salt Lake City office...
Collin Leonard,

SEC to close Salt Lake office after ‘gross abuse of power’ in Utah crypto case

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to close Salt Lake City office just days after a judge dismissed a cases because of prosecutorial misconduct.
8 days ago
Part of the site where the fatal train accident occurred....
Kyle Remund

Fatal train accident in Ogden

Police said a woman was walking along train tracks in the Ogden area when she was killed by a train.
8 days ago
Jurors are speaking publicly for the first time about their decision to give Chad Daybell the death...
Simone Seikaly and Becky Bruce

In appeal, Chad Daybell asks Idaho Supreme Court to review verdict, sentence

An attorney for Chad Daybell has filed an appeal asking the state supreme court to evaluate Daybell's trial and verdict.
9 days ago