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  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Norvert and Valene Winston, parents  of murder victim Kenyatta Winston, attend a daffodil bulb planting  Tuesday October 21 as part of A Week Without Violence event sponsored by the YWCA.  The event was held in front of the Salt Lake City Public Safety building with members of the Salt Lake City Mayor's office, Salt Lake City Police and Fire Departments, YWCA Utah and the Gun Violence Prevention Center of Utah attending. Father of Utah murder victim speaks out against violence
    Just four days after a jury convicted a man of murdering his 16-year-old son, Norvert Winston said that while he has no solution to the epidemic of vi...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 09:34 pm   |     Share
  • Spencer Heaps  |  Pool 

Conrad Truman appears at the 4th District Court in Provo on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014.  Truman has been charged with murder and obstruction of justice in the 2012 death of his wife, Heidy Truman. Jury hears closing arguments but holds off on a verdict in Truman murder trial
    Provo • After deliberating for seven hours, a 4th District Court jury decided to return Wednesday morning to reach their verdict in Conrad Mark Truman...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:03 pm   |     Share
  • Council questions chief on police shootings
    It’s a split-second decision for law enforcement – when to pull the trigger – it can mean life and death for a suspect or a police officer. With the r …
    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:43 pm   |     Share
  • Armed and suicidal man killed by Roy police
    A reportedly armed and suicidal man was shot and killed by Roy police Tuesday morning. Officers arrived at a Roy home near 3500 W. 5300 South about 4:...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:53 pm   |     Share

  • Wrongway driver on I-15 dies, kills another in crash
    A Layton man, careening along Interstate 15 at more than 100 mph while repeatedly dousing his lights to elude police, was killed along with another dr...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 09:34 pm   |     Share
  • Jesse Anthony Saenz, far right, listens as his defense attorneys talk to each other during the jury selection phase of his murder trial Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Saenz, 24, is accused of killing 22-year-old Elvis Zachary Olsen in April 2013. An apparent motive for the killing has never been released. Utah man sentenced to prison for murder
    A 25-year-old Vernal man was sentenced to prison Tuesday for killing another man — a slaying for which the motive remains a mystery. Jesse Anthony Sae...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:19 pm   |     Share
  • Utah woman charged with stabbing girlfriend to death
    A Holladay woman has been charged with stabbing her girlfriend to death while driving on the freeway. Ogden police say that Victoria Mendoza, 22, stab...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:18 pm   |     Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Draper police chief Bryan Roberts announces the arrest of a juvenile suspect for the 2012 murder of 15-year-old Anne Kasprzak. Police announced the arrest at the City Council Chambers in Draper, Thursday October 16, 2014. Prosecutors want to try teen suspect in Draper girl’s 2012 slaying as an adult
    A 17-year-old boy suspected in the brutal 2012 slaying of a Draper teenage girl has waived extradition from Colorado and been returned to Utah, where ...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 09:59 pm   |     Share
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Drunken driver in I-80 triple fatal sentenced to up to 30 years in prison
    Tooele • A wrong-way drunken driver who killed three people in a head-on crash on Interstate 80 was sentenced Tuesday to prison for up to 30 years. Pa...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:09 pm   |     Share
  • Thirst for root beer leads to alleged drug dealer’s Utah arrest
    Ah, but for his thirst for root beer, this alleged drug dealer might still be pedaling crystal methamphetamine. Instead, he can only hope A&W is on ta …
    Updated Oct 21 2014 01:59 pm   |     Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Family friends of Darrien Hunt and other community members participate in a rally calling for justice in Saratoga Springs Saturday October 18, 2014.  Hunt was fatally shot on Sept. 10 by officers responding to a call about a man with a sword walking down the street. Protesters demand answers in police shooting of Darrien Hunt
    Saratoga Springs • Demonstrators demanded answers Saturday in the police shooting death of Darrien Hunt and called for citizen review boards in Utah a...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 12:55 pm   |     Share
  • Man critical after stabbing outside downtown Salt Lake City shelter
    Salt Lake City police on Tuesday were looking for suspects in a stabbing outside the downtown Road Home shelter that left a man fighting for his life. …
    Updated Oct 21 2014 01:34 pm   |     Share
  • Bicycle rider killed in crash with car in Sanpete County
    A bicyclist was killed Tuesday morning in an accident involving a motor vehicle, the Sanpete County Sheriff’s Office reported. The accident occurred …
    Updated Oct 21 2014 10:18 pm   |     Share
  • Man killed in I-15 crash was moving to be near Utah family
    An elderly Challis, Idaho man, who died when his pickup truck was rearended on Interstate 15 last week, has been identified by Utah Highway Patrol. UH...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 09:22 pm   |     Share
  • Ogden police break down door, arrest knife-wielding woman
    Ogden police forced entry to an apartment early Monday morning and subdued a woman who allegedly had abducted and slashed her estranged boyfriend and ...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • Megan Huntsman, accused of killing six of her newborns and storing their bodies in her garage, appears in court Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Provo, Utah. Huntsman made a brief court appearance as attorneys set Dec. 11 for a hearing where a judge will hear a review of the evidence. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, Pool)  Preliminary hearing set for Utah mom accused of killing 6 babies
    Provo • A December preliminary hearing has been set for a Pleasant Grove woman accused of killing six of her newborn children. Megan Huntsman — who a...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • Farmington police nab burglary suspects on I-15
    Farmington police, aided by an observant burglary victim’s neighbor, took two suspects into custody at gunpoint on Interstate 15. Farmington Police C...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Alicia Englert, accused of throwing her baby in the trash earlier this month, makes her initial appearance in Judge Ann Boyden's courtroom in Salt Lake City Wednesday Septmeber 10.  Her defense lawyers Susanne Gustin, left, Melissa Fulkerson, right. She is charged with attempted murder. Bail reduced for Utah woman accused of tossing baby in trash
    A judge reduced bail Monday for a Kearns woman charged with attempted murder for allegedly dumping her newborn into a trash can in August. Alicia Mari...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 01:42 pm   |     Share
  • Swallow, Shurtleff ask judge to separate their cases
    The charges against former Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow are different enough that they must be tried separately, lawyers for the ...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • UHP identifies man killed when pickup crashes
    The Utah Highway Patrol identified the 84-year-old victim in a Box Elder County crash this weekend as James P. Pickett. Pickett, of Challis, Idaho, w...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • South Salt Lake police identify dead motorcyclist
    Police have identified a motorcyclist who died in a crash over the weekend in South Salt Lake. South Salt Lake police Lt. Gary Keller said 39-year-ol...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • Man ordered to stand in fatal stabbing of teen
    A 20-year-old man has been ordered to stand trial for the fatal stabbing of a teen outside a Stansbury Park elementary school. Larry Beach is charg...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • S. Salt Lake cops not getting much help from shooting victim
    The condition of a woman shot late last week on a South Salt Lake street was improved on Monday, but now police say she is refusing to cooperate with ...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share
  • (Rick Egan  | The Salt Lake Tribune)   

Traci Vaillancourt is wheeled into the courtroom, at the Matheson Courthouse, for her arraignment, Monday, September 16, 2013. Trial set for woman who allegedly lied after Utah officer was killed
    A jury trial has been set for a woman who was shot by her boyfriend in an apparent homicide-suicide attempt that left a Draper police officer dead and...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:48 am   |     Share