ASSAULT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ASSAULT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Commonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault charge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58232409-77/commonwealth-games-udia-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58232409-77/commonwealth-games-udia-assault.html.csp">Commonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault charge</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T08:26:01.882-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Glasgow, Scotland • A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket. The Glasgow Sheriff Court says Toua Udia pleaded not guilty and will go on trial Friday. Police say the 22-year-old lifter was arrested after officers received a report of an incident last Monday at a supermarket near the athletes’ village. Udia was quoted as telling Australia’s Fairfax media that “it was an accident. I don’t want to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582324092014-07-28T08:26:01.882-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T08:26:01.882-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232409@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:26:01 MDT Rice suspended for two games for assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221623-77/rice-arrested-assault-blackmon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221623-77/rice-arrested-assault-blackmon.html.csp">Rice suspended for two games for assault</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.098-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NFL • Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received a two-game suspension from the NFL following his offseason arrest for domestic violence. Rice will miss the season opener against AFC North champion Cincinnati on Sept. 7 and the Sept. 11 game on Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Rice was arrested following a Feb. 15 altercation in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in which he allegedly struck then-fiancee Janay Palmer. The 27-year-old Rice has been accepted into a diversion progr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58221623@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT 2 Texas football players charged with sex assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220811-77/police-sanders-assault-meander.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220811-77/police-sanders-assault-meander.html.csp">2 Texas football players charged with sex assault</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM VERTUNO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month. Wide receivers Kendall Sanders and Montrel Meander were in custody at the university police station. According to an arrest affidavit, Sanders and Meander texted each other during earlier interviews with police to “get their story straight” and Sanders also faces a charge of improper photography tied to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582208112014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58220811@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT Legislative candidate faces kidnapping, assault charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58213328-78/byrge-police-wrote-candidate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58213328-78/byrge-police-wrote-candidate.html.csp">Legislative candidate faces kidnapping, assault charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T10:13:47.52-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 10:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A candidate for the state Legislature is accused of attacking and kidnapping a man. Mark E. Byrge, 43, who is a Democratic state House candidate, was charged Monday with first-degree felony aggravated kidnapping, third-degree felony aggravated assault and second-degree felony obstructing justice in connection to a dispute that allegedly occurred June 1 at Byrge’s house in American Fork. According to court documents, a man went to Byrge’s house and argued with Byrge at the front door over money ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58213328@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:13:47 MDT Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp">Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases. About 40 percent of colleges and universities reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years, including 6 percent of the nation’s largest public institutions. More than 20 percent of large, private schools conducted fewer investigati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581679552014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167955@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:21:02 MDT Ex-Utahn is suspect in fatal Texas shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58170309-78/haskell-texas-court-ronald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58170309-78/haskell-texas-court-ronald.html.csp">Ex-Utahn is suspect in fatal Texas shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T12:31:20.746-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 12:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A former Utahn charged in Texas with killing six people had a run-in with the law while living in Cache Valley when he hit his then-wife in the head and dragged her by the hair, according to police and court records. Ronald Lee Haskell and his wife had lived in Smithfield and Logan, where the alleged assault occurred in 2008. Haskell was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault and domestic violence in the presence of a child, though the case was eventually dismissed as part of a plea deal, ac...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170309@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:31:20 MDT Utah man sentenced to jail for seat-saving assault at a Mormon church http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112903-78/dodge-according-assault-church.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112903-78/dodge-according-assault-church.html.csp">Utah man sentenced to jail for seat-saving assault at a Mormon church</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T20:57:23.414-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 08:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • A Plain City man accused of beating a fellow churchgoer last year at a Mormon baby blessing and mission farewell was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail. Wayne Dodge, 52, pleaded guilty last month in Ogden’s 2nd District Court to one count of class B misdemeanor assault. One charge of felony aggravated assault was dismissed, according to court records Judge W. Brent West ordered Dodge to complete an anger management class as part of a 12-month probation. The judge also ordered Dodge ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58112903@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:57:23 MDT Police seek ‘armed and dangerous’ fugitive who slipped SWAT http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103986-78/samaniego-swat-upd-armed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103986-78/samaniego-swat-upd-armed.html.csp">Police seek ‘armed and dangerous’ fugitive who slipped SWAT</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:47:27.005-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police say they are looking for a violent, armed and dangerous fugitive after the man escaped a Taylorsville home during a weekend standoff with SWAT. Gustavo Samaniego, 32, was wanted on several arrest warrants, including one for domestic violence assault, when UPD arrived at the home near 3800 W. Ridgecrest Drive (about 5000 South) late Saturday. He had fled to the residence after allegedly threatening his ex-wife and her daughter with a firearm at a home in Magna earlier Saturday afte...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103986@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:47:27 MDT Lawyer: Hope Solo did not assault sister, nephew http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58097516-77/solo-sister-hope-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58097516-77/solo-sister-hope-assault.html.csp">Lawyer: Hope Solo did not assault sister, nephew</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GENE JOHNSON </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T23:19:38.149-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kirkland, Wash. • U.S. women’s soccer star goalkeeper Hope Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home early Saturday on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew, but her attorney insisted that Solo herself was a victim in the altercation. “Hope is not guilty of any crime,” attorney Todd Maybrown said in an email to The Associated Press. “In fact, our investigation reveals that Hope was assaulted and injured during this unfortunate incident. We look forward to the opportunity t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580975162014-06-21T23:19:38.149-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-21T23:19:38.149-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58097516@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 23:19:38 MDT 49ers’ Kaepernick heeds Harbaugh’s warning http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58090952-77/kaepernick-harbaugh-players-investigation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58090952-77/kaepernick-harbaugh-players-investigation.html.csp">49ers’ Kaepernick heeds Harbaugh’s warning</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T23:34:03.982-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh delivered a simple but emphatic message to his players as they gathered in a circle at the end of the team’s three-day minicamp. Following an offseason in which three key players were either arrested or were part of an investigation by police, Harbaugh warned the 49ers to be more aware of their circumstances and who they hang out with. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick was one of the three players involved in off-field incidents. Although K...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58090952@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:34:03 MDT Left alone with a sex offender, a teacher is raped http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091576-68/prison-assault-harvey-teacher.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091576-68/prison-assault-harvey-teacher.html.csp">Left alone with a sex offender, a teacher is raped</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BOB CHRISTIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T19:28:01.725-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 07:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • A teacher at an Arizona prison was alone in a room full of sex offenders before being stabbed and sexually assaulted by a convicted rapist, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press about an attack that highlighted major security lapses at the facility. The attack occurred Jan. 30 at the Eyman prison’s Meadows Unit, which houses about 1,300 rapists, child molesters and other sex offenders. The teacher was administering a high school equivalency test to about a half-dozen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580915762014-06-19T19:28:01.725-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T19:28:01.725-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58091576@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:28:01 MDT West Valley City cops seek suspect who tried to assault elderly woman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58060252-78/suspect-police-west-woman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58060252-78/suspect-police-west-woman.html.csp">West Valley City cops seek suspect who tried to assault elderly woman</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T09:32:13.48-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police are on the lookout for a brazen home intruder in connection with at least two incidents involving women, one of them elderly. Police spokeswoman Roxeanne Vainuku said the suspect — described as a white male in his mid- to late-20s — entered the unlocked door of a home in the area of 6200 West and 3500 South about 5 a.m. on Tuesday. The 88-year-old homeowner was at her kitchen table when the intruder confronted her, tried to assault her and then fled when she screamed for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060252@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:32:13 MDT Utah officers disciplined for assault, sex and DUI http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58056291-78/police-suspension-brewer-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58056291-78/police-suspension-brewer-council.html.csp">Utah officers disciplined for assault, sex and DUI</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:05:10.722-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy » Timothy Brewer came home to find his father having sex with his wife, so Brewer attacked and pistol-whipped him. Later that July day, Brewer also hit an officer who was trying to keep him from going to the hospital where his father was being treated. At the time of the assault, Brewer was a Grand County Sheriff’s deputy — so his case ultimately went before a police regulatory council to decide whether he should keep his law enforcement certification. “I’ve regretted every day since thi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58056291@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:05:10 MDT Stabbing victim’s dad: ‘What made you do this?’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58031945-68/police-prince-attack-hubert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58031945-68/police-prince-attack-hubert.html.csp">Stabbing victim’s dad: ‘What made you do this?’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The father of a 6-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed in a knife attack in a public housing project elevator said Thursday that if he saw the suspect, he’d ask him, “What made you do this to a little baby?” Daniel St. Hubert, an ex-con, was arrested Wednesday in connection with the killing of Prince Joshua Avitto. The boy’s friend, 7-year-old Mikayla Capers, was critically injured in the attack Sunday in Brooklyn. St. Hubert, 27, has not been formally charged in the stabbings and was...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580319452014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58031945@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:15:02 MDT Will: The victims of progressivism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58026105-82/sexual-assault-percent-academia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58026105-82/sexual-assault-percent-academia.html.csp">Will: The victims of progressivism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T01:01:03.377-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Colleges and universities are being educated by Washington and are finding the experience excruciating. They are learning that when they say campus victimizations are ubiquitous (“micro-aggressions,” often not discernible to the untutored eye, are everywhere), and that when they make victimhood a coveted status that confers privileges, victims proliferate. And academia’s progressivism has rendered it intellectually defenseless now that progressivism’s achievement, the regulatory sta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58026105@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 01:01:03 MDT