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  • (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Citizens gather outside the Salt Lake City Public Safety Building for the National Day Against Police Brutality rally in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Protesters demand accountability in police shootings
    Protesters took to the streets Wednesday to demand greater police accountability, blocking traffic on some of Salt Lake City’s main thoroughfares. “Yo …
    Updated Oct 23 2014 09:19 am   |     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. Utah jury finds Conrad Truman guilty of killing his wife
    Provo • “It’s over. It’s over. It’s over.” Janet Wagner repeated the same words between sobs Wednesday, while clutching her family members outside a P...

    Updated Oct 23 2014 09:18 am   |     Share
  • Deer poached night before Utah hunt
    Conservations officers want to know who poached a deer in Sanpete County the night before the hunt officially began. On Friday, the night before the U...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:58 pm   |     Share
  • Salt Lake City auto-pedestrian accident critically injures man
    A pedestrian crossing a southeast Salt Lake City street in predawn darkness Wednesday was critically injured when struck by a car. Salt Lake City poli...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 10:30 am   |     Share

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Mario Antoine Lucero looks over evidence with his attorney Edward Flint during Lucero's preliminary hearing on charges of first-degree felony murder and third-degree felony assault in Fifth District Court Thursday, Sep. 18, 2014. Man sentenced for Southern Utah murder
    A 32-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to beating a man to death last year in St. George. Mario Antoine Lucero, also known as Mario Alfonso Lucero...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 03:28 pm   |     Share
  • Police identify hit-run handicapped cyclist fatality as St. George man
    Police have identified the victim of a hit-and-run crash on southwestern Utah’s Old Highway 91 as a 57-year-old St. George man. Santa Clara-Ivins Poli...

    Updated Oct 23 2014 06:33 am   |     Share
  • Planned fire to consume 650 acres near Scipio
    If you see smoke and flames billowing from southcentral Utah’s Valley Mountains area sometime in the next couple weeks, don’t panic. Teresa Rigby said...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 01:59 pm   |     Share
  • Utah woman accused of killing girlfriend makes initial court appearance
    A 22-year-old Holladay woman accused of killing her girlfriend made her initial appearance in an Ogden courtroom Wednesday. Victoria Mendoza is charge...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 07:18 pm   |     Share
  • Salt Lake City 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 22 2014 08:09 am   |     Share
  • ((Courtesy photo)  ) Anne Kasprzak Police: Murdered Utah girl told boyfriend she was pregnant
    Fifteen-year-old Anne Kasprzak’s journals indicate a possible motive for her 2012 murder: She had told her boyfriend she was pregnant and the then-14-...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 09:42 pm   |     Share
  • (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
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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
  • 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
  • (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 22 2014 08:21 pm   |     Share
  • Suicide-by-cop? SWAT standoff with Roy man has deadly end
    Roy police on Wednesday identified the man who was killed by officers during a prolonged standoff with the armed and distraught man on Tuesday, a case...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:45 pm   |     Share
  • Cedar City man shot, killed during domestic dispute
    An apparent domestic dispute escalated to gunfire, leaving a 45-year-old Cedar City man dead and his self-confessed shooter — an ex-con — behind bars....

    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:45 pm   |     Share
  • Cyclist dies in Southern Utah crash
    A cyclist died Tuesday night after a vehicle allegedly struck him in Washington County. About 8 p.m., a passer-by found the fallen cyclist on Old High …
    Updated Oct 21 2014 11:07 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 22 2014 08:08 am   |     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
  • 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