CRIMES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CRIMES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) UN warns all sides that Gaza civilian attacks could be war crimes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58215028-68/gaza-crimes-pillay-war.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58215028-68/gaza-crimes-pillay-war.html.csp">UN warns all sides that Gaza civilian attacks could be war crimes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:55:01.983-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • The U.N.’s top human rights official has warned all sides in the two-week war in the Gaza Strip to not indiscriminately attack civilians, and that violations may amount to war crimes. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said Wednesday around three-quarters of those killed in the Gaza Strip were civilians and thousands more have been injured. At least 657 Palestinians and 31 Israelis have been killed during the conflict. Among the Palestinian dead, Pillay said there were ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150282014-07-23T08:55:01.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:55:01.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215028@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:55:01 MDT Utah police are solving crimes through social media http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112999-78/police-media-social-department.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112999-78/police-media-social-department.html.csp">Utah police are solving crimes through social media</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARRY STEVENS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T14:52:28.06-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 02:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Along with cute kittens, biting babies and rap remixes, YouTube channel surfers can expect, now more than ever, to see videos of crimes posted by police departments. Two YouTube videos posted to the Salt Lake City Police Department’s Twitter account last week highlight the way the department is using social media to enlist the public’s assistance in solving crimes. In one of the surveillance videos, a young man carrying a skateboard smashes the window of Cafe Expresso at 902 S. 1100 East and g...</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> 58112999@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:52:28 MDT Ogden program alerts residents to crimes in their area http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58065141-78/cyberwatch-crimes-ogden-harvey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58065141-78/cyberwatch-crimes-ogden-harvey.html.csp">Ogden program alerts residents to crimes in their area</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T09:21:25.472-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the first week of June, the crimes reported in a mile radius of Madison Avenue and 20th Street included two home burglaries, four assaults, a spice sale and a curfew violation by a juvenile. To help solve crimes such as these and keep neighborhoods safer, the Ogden Police Department is enlisting the help of the public through CyberWatch. The program sends daily emails to registered users that alerts them to crimes committed near their homes or businesses. Recipients also can learn about sex...</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> 58065141@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 09:21:25 MDT Report: Sex crimes were up at U.S. colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050489-68/report-reported-crime-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050489-68/report-reported-crime-data.html.csp">Report: Sex crimes were up at U.S. colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIC TUCKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The number of sex offenses reported at American colleges and universities went up in the last decade even as overall campus crime decreased, according to an Education Department survey that also suggests high schools are safer than they used to be. The report released Tuesday said 3,330 forcible sex offenses were reported on campuses in 2011, the latest data available for colleges and universities that researchers have analyzed. That was a roughly 52 percent increase from the 2,200 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580504892014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58050489@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:30:18 MDT Funeral held for 6-year-old stabbed in NY elevator http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58035942-68/elevator-funeral-stabbed-charged.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58035942-68/elevator-funeral-stabbed-charged.html.csp">Funeral held for 6-year-old stabbed in NY elevator</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAKE PEARSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 08:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Hundreds of New Yorkers are mourning a 6-year-old Brooklyn boy stabbed in an elevator. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Rev. Al Sharpton attended a private wake Friday before the funeral of Prince Joshua Avitto, known as P.J. Some people wore white T-shirts emblazoned with his photo. Slideshows of the smiling boy were displayed above the church’s main stage. On Thursday, police charged a recently released convict with murder and other crimes in the Sunday death of P.J. and wounding of 7-y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580359422014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58035942@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:23:02 MDT Acquitted in death of deputy, attorneys argue for a retrial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58002513-78/roman-court-federal-greathouse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58002513-78/roman-court-federal-greathouse.html.csp">Acquitted in death of deputy, attorneys argue for a retrial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T22:07:16.068-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 10:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah man can be tried in federal court for the killing of a sheriff’s deputy despite being acquitted of her murder in state court, prosecutors argued in court documents filed Wednesday. U.S. Attorney for Utah David Barlow says his office has charged Roberto Miramontes Roman with federal crimes. Despite being based on the same behavior, the crimes are distinct from the charges a state court considered in 2012, Barlow wrote in the court filing. Roman has asked a judge to dismiss nine of the 11 f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580025132014-05-29T22:07:16.068-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T22:07:16.068-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58002513@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 22:07:16 MDT