PATROL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PATROL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Oklahoma trooper jailed on sex assault complaints http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58417132-68/roberts-patrol-adams-attorney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58417132-68/roberts-patrol-adams-attorney.html.csp">Oklahoma trooper jailed on sex assault complaints</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEAN MURPHY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • The Oklahoma Highway Patrol arrested a state trooper Monday on complaints of kidnapping, rape and other crimes after three women alleged the officer sexually assaulted them while he was on duty. Trooper Eric Roberts, 42, was arrested at his home in Sapulpa and taken to the Creek County jail. He was released Monday afternoon after posting $66,000 bail. An internal investigation into Roberts began after a woman called the patrol on July 23 and reported that Roberts raped her after ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584171322014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417132@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:25:14 MDT Kirby: Policing was a spectator sport for me http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58407561-78/kirby-car-photo-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58407561-78/kirby-car-photo-police.html.csp">Kirby: Policing was a spectator sport for me</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Tribune Columnist </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T09:57:38.44-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police Chief Chris Burbank recently told a batch of new recruits that they will be under enormous scrutiny by the public, and if they had any expectations of being treated fairly “like the rest of the public,” they should choose a different career. Burbank’s right. Case in point is this photo of two of his officers trying to jimmy the door of one of their patrol cars because they locked the keys inside. If these were two regular citizens, the reader who sent me this photo last we...</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> 58407561@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:57:38 MDT Two killed in Utah County crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58382235-78/amp-utah-santaquin-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58382235-78/amp-utah-santaquin-highway.html.csp">Two killed in Utah County crash</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="2014-09-06T23:02:28.495-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two women died Saturday when they were ejected in a rollover accident in Santaquin. The Utah Highway Patrol identified the women as Diana Manzo, 25, of Mapleton, and Sabrina Rasmussen, 21, of Springville. Witnesses told the highway patrol that the Pontiac Grand Am was speeding and weaving through traffic as it proceeded north on Interstate 15, said UHP Sgt. Mary Kaye Lucas. About 3:10 p.m., the driver took exit 244 then tried to return to the roadway, according to a UHP news release. The vehi...</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> 58382235@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 23:02:28 MDT US Coast Guard fires at Iranian boat in Gulf http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343296-68/iranian-boat-coast-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343296-68/iranian-boat-coast-guard.html.csp">US Coast Guard fires at Iranian boat in Gulf</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T11:27:02.454-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dubai, United Arab Emirates • The U.S. Navy says a Coast Guard vessel has fired in self-defense on an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf, and that no Americans were wounded in the encounter. U.S. 5th Fleet spokesman Cmdr. Kevin Stephens said Wednesday the crew on a small boat dispatched from the U.S. Coast Guard patrol boat Monomoy fired a single shot when it saw crew on the Iranian dhow preparing to fire a .50-caliber machine gun. Stephens says the incident happened in international waters at aro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432962014-08-27T11:27:02.454-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T11:27:02.454-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343296@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:27:02 MDT Kirby: Smile! You’re on public camera http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326029-78/camera-public-cops-kirby.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326029-78/camera-public-cops-kirby.html.csp">Kirby: Smile! You’re on public camera</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T01:01:02.639-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police work has come a long way since my day. When I started in 1978, I was issued a handgun, a badge and a used police car with a radio in it. I bought my own uniforms. Two years later, local law enforcement technology took a huge leap forward when the Utah Highway Patrol announced that all of its troopers would be equipped with pocket calculators to help them investigate traffic crashes. When I left 11 years later, not much else had changed. I had all of the aforementioned stuff (including a ...</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> 58326029@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 01:01:02 MDT Sardine Canyon highway opened following rock slide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58327642-78/highway-canyon-boulders-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58327642-78/highway-canyon-boulders-com.html.csp">Sardine Canyon highway opened following rock slide</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="2014-08-23T22:38:54.888-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two boulders about the size of sedans came crashing down the Sardine Canyon mountainside, causing six crashes and shutting down the highway Friday night. But the Utah Highway Patrol says the canyon highway was opened after the mountainside was stablilized. As heavy rain came down Friday evening, the boulders rolled onto U.S. Highway 89/91 about 9:50 p.m., said Utah Highway Patrl Sgt. Mary Kaye Lucas. The boulders landed between mile markers 4 and 5, just west of Mantua on the Box Elder County s...</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> 58327642@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 22:38:54 MDT St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp">St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mandaree, N.D. • The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the two men who were killed Friday after their vehicle struck a cow that was wandering on a road in western North Dakota. The Patrol says the victims were Kaleb Newel Steed, 27, of Mountain Home, Idaho, and Jake Alexander Holm, 19, of St. George. The patrol says the men’s vehicle entered a ditch and rolled several times after striking the black cow Friday night. Authorities say Holm was wearing a seat belt and Steed was not. Both were p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582819042014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281904@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:46:24 MDT Despite crush of children, illegal immigration low http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210793-68/border-families-immigration-low.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210793-68/border-families-immigration-low.html.csp">Despite crush of children, illegal immigration low</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T10:12:02.528-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Border Patrol agents stationed in South Texas are the busiest in the country, arresting tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border without their parents and thousands more families with children. Here’s a look at some numbers on the immigration situation. —In the last budget year, Border Patrol agents arrested about 420,000 people, most of them along the Mexican border. That followed a three-year trend of near record low numbers of apprehensions. —Overall, the numbe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582107932014-07-22T10:12:02.528-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T10:12:02.528-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210793@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:12:02 MDT