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Last Updated Mar 31, 2015 09:53AM

A 12-year-old girl remained in critical condition Tuesday, the day after she was ejected during a rollover crash in the northern Utah community of Amalga. Cache County public safety dispatchers said t...

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  • Rollover crash brings northbound I-15 commute to a halt
    A rollover crash brought the Tuesday morning commute along the Utah-Salt Lake County border to a halt. The accident, initially feared to involve multi...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 08:53 am   |     |   Share
  • SWAT raids West Valley City home, nabs 2 of 4 gang shooting suspects
    A Unified Police SWAT team has arrested two suspects in last weekend’s alleged gang-related shooting in Millcreek, but two others remained at large Tu...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 08:58 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2012 file photo, retired FBI agent Robert G. Lustyik Jr., leaves federal court in Salt Lake City after pleading not guilty to charges of trying to derail an investigation into a defense contract scandal in exchange for promises of riches that apparently never materialized. Lustyik is set to go to trial in Utah Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, accused of trying to derail an investigation into a defense contract scandal in exchange for promises of riches. Prosecutors say Lustyik, a counterintelligence officer based in White Plains, N.Y., agreed to Utah judge sentences former FBI agent to 10 years in federal fraud case
    A federal judge on Monday sentenced a former FBI counterintelligence agent to 10 years in a federal prison for scheming to defraud the U.S. government...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 10:41 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   
A new murder trial begins for Douglas Anderson Lovell, 57, charged with aggravated murder for allegedly kidnapping and killing 39-year-old Joyce Yost in 1985 to keep her from testifying against him in a rape case. Lovell who appeared in 2nd District Court, in Ogden on Monday, March, 16, 2015, is seen facing into the courtroom gallery where the jury was being selected for his trial. Only the killer, and his wife, knew fate of missing Utah woman
    Ogden • For six years after Joyce Yost disappeared, only Douglas Anderson Lovell and one other person knew what had happened to the woman. Lovell’s wi...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 08:33 am   |     |   Share


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  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Brianne Altice, 35, was taken into custody and ordered to stand trial in 2nd District Court after Judge John R. Morris refused to set bail on Thursday. Altice is facing a total of 14 felony charges for allegedly having sexual relationships with three male students: five counts of first-degree felony rape, two counts of first-degree felony forcible sodomy, three counts of second-degree felony forcible sexual abuse, along with three counts of unlawful sexual activity with a minor and one count of dealing harmful material to a minor, all third-degree felonies. Judge orders separate trials for Utah teacher accused of having sex with three students
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  • SLCPD: DUI suspected in pickup-into-house crash
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    Updated Mar 30 2015 03:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • SLCPD: Ex-con nabbed on vehicle theft, drugs, hit-and-run allegations
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    Updated Mar 30 2015 12:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • SLCPD: Man attacked, robbed by 2 suspects on Jordan River Parkway
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    Updated Mar 30 2015 12:25 pm   |     |   Share
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Tyler Ryan Geary, 25, arrested on suspicion of killing an 11-month-old girl. Utah man admits to fatally shaking girlfriend’s baby
    A Layton man admitted Thursday that he caused the death of his girlfriend’s baby. Tyler Ryan Geary, 26, pleaded guilty to second-degree felony counts ...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 09:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Taylorsville motorcyclist dies after crash
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    Updated Mar 29 2015 09:13 pm   |     |   Share
  • Four hurt in Ogden crash; police suspect alcohol was involved
    Four people were hurt Sunday morning — one of them critically — in an Ogden crash. A Chevrolet Cruz was traveling eastbound on 27th Street when it all...
    Updated Mar 29 2015 09:59 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Northbound 1-15 traffic is backed up for miles July 8, 2007, near Beaver, Utah, due to the Milford Flat wildfire.   Rick Egan/The Salt Lake Tribune)    Travelers stopped in Utah for gas, were scared into buying tires, state found
    The Division of Consumer Protection last month fined a company owning rural Utah gas stations and repair shops $10,000 for what documents describe as ...
    Updated Mar 29 2015 01:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    There aren’t many policing tasks seemingly more routine than pulling over a driver for a dead taillight. But there I was on the side of the road, ge...
    Updated Mar 29 2015 09:04 am   |     |   Share
  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Salt Lake Police officer recruit Shawn Bennett, left, interviews Brendon Scott (also a recruit) in a mock trespassing situation. Bennet keeps the situation calm and determines Scott is homeless, confused and possibly off his medications. They switch roles a few minutes later. They both wear headphones with distracting background voices playing to simulate what a mentally ill person might hear in everyday life. It was a part of CIT (crisis intervention training) for police, which shows them how to de-escalate encounters with the mentally ill at the Salt Lake City Public Safety Building Wednesday Jan 15. In Utah, police learn to defuse conflict but are warned of risks
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    Updated Mar 29 2015 09:09 am   |     |   Share
  • 3-year-old dies after SUV hits him in a Utah driveway
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A 74 year old man was uninjured when his home-built plane made a hard landing in a hay field near the town of Newton on Saturday, March 28, 2014. Small plane makes emergency landing in Cache County
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    A federal bankruptcy judge has ruled that a Kaysville insurance agent was operating an illegal Ponzi scheme, one that took in around $72 million from ...
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