WINDER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WINDER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Salt Lake sheriff’s race tight on fundraising front http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58430613-90/campaign-county-democrat-fundraising.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58430613-90/campaign-county-democrat-fundraising.html.csp">Salt Lake sheriff’s race tight on fundraising front</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By mike gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T07:30:36.353-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Of all the Salt Lake County races on the Nov. 4 ballot, none has generated more news coverage so far than the effort of Republican Jake Petersen, a Unified Police Department (UPD) lieutenant, to dislodge his boss, incumbent Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. The two are going nose-to-nose in fundraising as well, according to financial disclosures filed this week. Less than $4,000 separates the campaign contribution totals of the two sheriff’s candidates, who are locked in a rancorous dispute over ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58430613@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:30:36 MDT County Republicans file complaint against sheriff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407981-90/county-sheriff-winder-bearcat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407981-90/county-sheriff-winder-bearcat.html.csp">County Republicans file complaint against sheriff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T11:33:06.897-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Republican Party asked the federal Office of Special Counsel and the county district attorney’s office on Friday to investigate alleged campaign violations by Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. Chairman Dale Ash said the party’s executive committee decided Thursday night to pursue formal complaints against the sheriff for using an armored vehicle on loan to the Unified Police Department at an October 2013 fundraising event in Grantsville. “Good,” Winder responded Friday afternoo...</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> 58407981@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:33:06 MDT GOP pondering Hatch Act complaint against sheriff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58399311-90/act-ash-com-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58399311-90/act-ash-com-county.html.csp">GOP pondering Hatch Act complaint against sheriff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:09:23.097-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Republican Party issued a news release Tuesday night calling for an official investigation into a privately owned armored SWAT vehicle on loan to the Unified Police Department being used at a 2013 fundraiser for Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. But it hadn’t taken any action Wednesday to formally complain. County GOP Chairman Dale Ash said Wednesday afternoon he is conferring with an attorney about filing a complaint after having discussed the matter with a representative of ...</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> 58399311@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:09:23 MDT Sheriff says Legislature to blame for Utah immigration pickle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335360-78/immigration-law-winder-status.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335360-78/immigration-law-winder-status.html.csp">Sheriff says Legislature to blame for Utah immigration pickle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T22:11:34.4-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 10:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sheriff Jim Winder said Monday it’s not fair that Salt Lake County taxpayers had to foot the bill to settle a lawsuit stemming from jailers holding a possible undocumented immigrant for 46 days after he posted bail — a situation Winder blamed on the Legislature. Winder said despite opposition from himself and other local law officers, the Legislature enacted the law in 2008 that led to the jailers holding a suspect for weeks, even though he should have been freed after posting bail. The county ...</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> 58335360@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:11:34 MDT Star Salt Lake County cold case detective moves on from mysteries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58279650-78/park-cases-cold-case.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58279650-78/park-cases-cold-case.html.csp">Star Salt Lake County cold case detective moves on from mysteries</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="2014-08-25T07:25:41.59-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 07:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When it comes to homicides, Todd Park has never liked the word closure. That’s coming from the award-winning Unified Police detective who has solved at least a dozen cold cases in his two-decade career in homicide, about half of which he spent working cold cases full time. From where he sees it, the families “are never going to get closure for what happened to their loved one. They can’t shut the door on that.” But he has given them answers. After a stint as the state’s only full-time cold case...</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> 58279650@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:25:41 MDT Appeals court: ‘Burwash’ article was not defamatory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58268834-90/article-attorney-burwash-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58268834-90/article-attorney-burwash-court.html.csp">Appeals court: ‘Burwash’ article was not defamatory</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T09:15:33.894-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal appeals court has ruled that an article penned under a false name by then-West Valley Mayor Mike Winder about alleged threats of extortion and blackmail by an ousted consultant for a government-run Internet company was not defamatory. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a lower-court ruling dismissing the lawsuit filed by Chris Hogan, a former contractor with UTOPIA, targeting one of several articles Winder wrote for KSL and the Deseret News under the fake name of “Richard ...</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> 58268834@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:15:33 MDT Millcreek man killed in police shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58226235-78/officers-winder-lister-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58226235-78/officers-winder-lister-police.html.csp">Millcreek man killed in police 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="2014-07-26T21:46:57.052-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified police shot and killed a Millcreek man Friday after he fired a round at officers, investigators say. Officers were called out at 8:40 p.m. to a “domestic situation” at an apartment near 300 E. 4055 South, said Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder. When the officers arrived, the 31-year-old man, identified as Nicholas Lister, went inside the apartment, while his wife stayed with police, Winder said. The police spoke with Lister on the phone, but Lister was threatening and hostile, Winder ...</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> 58226235@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:46:57 MDT