PAROLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PAROLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Standoff at West Valley City apartments ends with gunman’s arrest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57641526-78/valley-west-apartment-felony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57641526-78/valley-west-apartment-felony.html.csp">Standoff at West Valley City apartments ends with gunman’s arrest</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="2014-03-06T10:57:49.337-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 10:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Members of the Metro Gang Unit evacuated residents of a West Valley City apartment complex during an armed standoff with a felony fugitive. Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal said the 29-year-old male suspect, wanted for parole violation, was traced to a four-plex unit at 1791 W. Parkway Blvd. about 1:30 a.m. Thursday. Neighboring units were cleared as officers, including some from West Valley City, secured the immediate area and began negotiations. Eventually, the suspect dropped a handgun out a w...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57641526@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:57:49 MDT In California, ‘lifers’ are leaving winning parole at record pace http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57596324-68/board-parole-brown-lifers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57596324-68/board-parole-brown-lifers.html.csp">In California, ‘lifers’ are leaving winning parole at record pace</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T15:29:55.167-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 03:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • For decades, California’s criminal justice policies ensured that murderers and others sentenced to life, with the possibility of parole, could expect to die in prison. And most of the time, they did. Since Gov. Jerry Brown assumed office in January 2011, a record number of inmates with life sentences are winning parole. Brown has allowed the release of nearly 1,400 lifers, while going along with the parole board about 82 percent of the time. Brown’s predecessor, Arnold Schwarzene...</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> 57596324@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:29:55 MDT