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U.S. President Joe Biden speaks during an event to mark the 2010 passage of the Affordable Care Act...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Biden grants clemency for two Utahns with distributing meth charges

President Joe Biden is granting clemency to 78 people, including two Utahns, according to the Department of Justice.
23 days ago
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Kidnapped California baby found and 3 suspects detained

A 3-month-old baby who was kidnapped from his San Francisco Bay Area home was found Tuesday and three suspects were detained, police said.
23 days ago
The suspect Uhal being towed by police. (Credit: KSL TV Photojournalist, Meghan Thackery...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

U-Haul flees from police in Tooele, man in custody

One man is in custody after fleeing from police refusing to stop for them, and hiding in a nearby home on Monday, according to police.
24 days ago
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 26:  Rainbow pride flags fly outside the Stonewall Inn as crowds begin to...
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Man who damaged LGBTQ streetscape must write an essay on the deadly Florida 2016 shooting at a gay nightclub

A man convicted of burning tire marks across a gay-pride streetscape in South Florida while participating in a rally for former President Donald Trump last summer must write a 25-page essay on the deadly 2016 shooting at a gay nightclub in the state.
24 days ago
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Michael Houck, KSL TV

Suspect attempts to hit Ogden officers during a traffic stop, police say

Ogden police officers were nearly hit by a driver who refused to cooperate during a traffic stop, according to arresting documents.
24 days ago
FILE PHOTO - (Courtesy Deseret News) Three men were arrested on suspicion of firing shots at a Roy,...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Suspect in domestic abuse leads police in a chase across Weber County

A man is in police custody after a domestic incident with his family and fleeing from police across Weber County on the night of April 21st, according to arresting documents.
25 days ago
FILE PHOTO - (Courtesy Deseret News) Three men were arrested on suspicion of firing shots at a Roy,...
Associated Press

S Carolina officer killed responding to domestic disturbance

A police K-9 officer, volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician in central South Carolina was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance early Sunday, police said.
25 days ago
NILES, IL - NOVEMBER 10:  A Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary is displayed in a bookstore Nov...
Abby Bustin, CNN

California man charged after allegedly threatening Merriam-Webster over gender definitions

A California man was arrested this week after he allegedly sent threatening online messages to the Merriam-Webster company over dictionary definitions containing references to gender identity.
26 days ago
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 22: A police officer holds up caution tape near the site of a shooting on Jul...
MICHAEL BALSAMO and CAROLE FELDMAN, Associated Press

Suspect found dead after shooting 4 in DC

At least four people were shot by a gunman on Friday afternoon at the nation’s capital, leading to lockdowns at several schools. The injured are expected to recover and the suspect was found dead hours later.
26 days ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Businesses in Duchesne County are out thousands of dollars after string of thefts

Several business owners in Duchesne County say they've been victimized by a thief and are facing thousands of dollars in losses.
27 days ago
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Associated Press

Authorities: Suspect shot after showing hostage on Facebook

Authorities say a man who streamed himself on social media taking a woman hostage and firing on officers has been arrested after he was shot by law enforcement. Investigators say 42-year-old Nathaniel Meade was struck by several bullets during the six-hour ordeal that ended early Thursday and was treated and released from the hospital.
27 days ago
Someone broke into the South Weber City Hall Thursday night. (Used by permission, Davis County Sher...
Cary J. Schwanitz, KSL TV

Burglar breaks into South Weber City Hall, steals cash

A burglar smashed a window at the South Weber City Hall Thursday night then smashed a door and stole some petty cash.
27 days ago
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Eliza Pace, KSL TV

Man allegedly attempts to carjack South Salt Lake employee

A man will likely face charges for attempting to carjack a South Salt Lake vehicle and rob other cars.
27 days ago
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Eliza Pace, KSL TV

Driver crashes into Rose Park home, then runs away

Police are looking for the driver of a car that was found crashed into a home in Rose Park Thursday morning.
27 days ago
FILE - Former U.S. Air Force veteran and Iraq war double amputee Brian Kolfage, second from right, ...
LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press

Two plead guilty in ‘We Build The Wall’ fraudulent fundraiser

The co-founder of the "We Build The Wall" project aimed at raising money for a border wall has pleaded guilty to charges in a case that once included former President Donald Trump's adviser Steve Bannon. The plea Thursday by Brian Kolfage came just weeks before a scheduled trial.
27 days ago
A Salt Lake City Police Department crime scene vehicle near the area where a woman was found bleedi...
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Salt Lake stabbing victim in critical condition, suspect in custody

Police say a 22-year-old man has been taken into custody after a woman was found bleeding in a Salt Lake City alley on Thursday.
27 days ago
FILE -- A COVID-19 testing centre sign at Heathrow Terminal 5 on November 28, 2021 in London, Engla...
Larry D. Curtis

Utah woman accused of selling counterfeit negative COVID-19 tests at airport

SALT LAKE CITY — A Salt Lake County woman is accused of selling fake negative COVID-19 test results to travelers and keeping the money, instead of sending it to her employer. Linda Fufui Toli is facing a charge of wire fraud in U.S. District Court of Utah. Court documents include a notice of intent to […]
28 days ago
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Eliza Pace, KSL TV

SLC Police arrest man in Pioneer Park stabbing

A 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing another man in Pioneer Park Thursday morning according to police. 
28 days ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Police investigating aggravated assault in SLC, asking for public’s help

Police are asking for the public's help after a woman was found bleeding on the ground in Salt Lake City.
28 days ago
Recovered Stolen Items (Credit: Carbon County Sheriff's Office Utah)...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Burglary complaint leads to two arrested in Carbon County

Two people were arrested for stealing multiple items after a complaint was filed to police in Carbon County.
29 days ago
A bump stock is installed on an AK-47 at Good Guys Gun and Range on February 21, 2018 in Orem, Utah...
Karah Brackin, KSL TV

Local gun stores are noticing an increase in stolen guns accessories, worries about resellers

Utah gun stores are noticing an increase in stolen gun accessories and parts and worry about them being resold at gun shows.
29 days ago
The scene of an alleged stolen car and SLC PD officer assault. (Credit: Salt Lake City Police.)...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Suspect in stolen car assaults SLC officer, is in custody

A 28-year-old male suspect is in police custody after allegedly driving a stolen car and assaulting an officer on Wednesday morning.
29 days ago
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KRISTINA SGUEGLIA and EVAN PEREZ, CNN

New Jersey man faces federal hate crimes charges for allegedly assaulting, stabbing, driving into Orthodox Jews

A New Jersey man is facing federal hate crime charges for "a spree of violent assaults" on members of an Orthodox Jewish community on April 8th.
29 days ago
393846 05: A view of the death chamber from the witness room at the Southern Ohio Correctional Faci...
JONATHAN MATTISE and TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennessee plans 1st COVID-19-era execution, more scheduled

Tennessee is set to execute its first inmate Thursday since the start of the pandemic, planning a lethal injection procedure that has become less common in the state than the electric chair in recent years.
29 days ago
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