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Passenger in Car that Killed Utah Officer Charged with Murder

December 6, 2018
The man who was in the passenger seat when a driver struck and killed South Salt Lake Police Officer David Romrell in late November has been charged with murder and other crimes.

Suspect's Family Pens Facebook Letter to Widow of Utah Officer He Reportedly Murdered

November 28, 2018
The family of Felix Calata, the man who police say ran over South Salt Lake officer David Romrell Saturday, has posted an open letter on Facebook to Romrell's widow.

Second Man in Car that Killed Utah Officer Arrested on Homicide Charge

November 27, 2018
The passenger in the vehicle that struck and killed Officer David Romrell of the South Salt Lake (UT) Police Department on Saturday night has been arrested on suspicion of homicide, according to the Salt Lake Tribune.

Utah Officer Struck and Killed by Fleeing Burglary Suspect's Car

November 26, 2018
Officer David Romrell was responding with other officers to a burglary in progress call. When they arrived at the scene, the suspects attempted to leave in a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle accelerated toward the officers and struck Officer Romrell.

Utah Officer Replaces 76-Year-Old Grandma's Stolen Thanksgiving Dinner

November 22, 2018
When 76-year-old Tisina Wolfgramm Gerber discovered that the Thanksgiving dinner she had purchased for her children and grandchildren had been stolen from her parked car, she reluctantly called the police to report what had happened.

2 Utah Departments Mourn Deaths of 1 Off-Duty, 1 Retired Officer

November 5, 2018
Lieutenant (ret.) James Crowley had served with the West Valley (UT) Police Department. Sergeant Cory Peterson had served with the Unified Police Department.

Assistant Chief Dies One Week after Suffering Brain Aneurysm

October 29, 2018
Assistant Chief of Police Dennis Vincent with the Brigham City (UT) Police Department died one week after suffering a brain aneurysm while participating in his annual physical fitness evaluation.

Utah Sheriff Resigns Over Funding Shortage

July 4, 2018
Saying that he has sent five emails to commissioners over the past two months with no response, Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy unexpectedly announced his resignation Tuesday during the Utah County Commission meeting.

Utah Officer Assists in Roadside Delivery of Baby Girl

June 29, 2018
Mother and newborn baby girl are both doing well, after Logan (UT) Police Officer Rozalyn Newman assisted in a roadside birth.

Video: Footage Shows Utah Officers Burned Saving Suicidal Man

April 16, 2018
Four Kaysville, UT, police officers who were burned while rescuing a suicidal man who set himself on fire inside a gas station are speaking about the experience.

4 Utah Officers Burned in Man's Suicide Attempt

April 6, 2018
The officers jumped in to try to save the man and were burned in the process. They tried to restrain the man and take a lighter that was in his hand, but he lit the gasoline with the lighter, injuring himself and the four officers, police said.

Video: Utah Trooper Hit by Skidding Car, Launched into Air

March 28, 2018
On Sunday, Sgt. Cade Brenchley became the 11th state trooper to be hit by a car in 2018, while a total of 10 troopers were hit in all of 2017, according to the Utah Department of Public Safety.

Utah Man Who Nearly Cut Officer's Ear Off Sues Police, Alleging Excessive Force

March 15, 2018
A man who recently pleaded guilty to almost slicing a Salt Lake City police officer's ear off has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against that officer claiming he used excessive force first.

Utah Officer Justified in Shooting Dog During Search for Missing Child, Court Says

March 14, 2018
“A missing child is a child who is in danger until they are found,” Murphy said. “What happened to Geist was an unfortunate situation, but we believe the court ruled correctly the officer acted in a reasonable manner when he was faced with a dog that was about to attack him.”

Teen Drawn to ISIS Brought Homemade Bomb to Utah School, Police Say

March 7, 2018
The teen was arrested and booked into a detention center on charges of manufacture, possession, sale, use or attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction.

Video: Armed Civilian Helps Utah Officer End Attack

February 5, 2018
Springville Police said that officer asked Anderson multiple times to remove his hands from his pockets, for fear he had a weapon. When Anderson finally removed his hands, he used them to punch the officer in the face.

UT Bill Lowers Age for Teens Accused of Killing Officers to Face Adult Charges

January 22, 2018
A new bill filed in the Utah State Legislature would lower the age for teenagers to face adult-level charges when they’re accused of killing police officers.

Video: Utah Highway Patrol Looking to Hire 100 Troopers

January 15, 2018
The Utah Highway Patrol is looking to hire 100 new troopers, and on Saturday took to the 2018 Utah International Auto Expo to recruit prospective candidates.

Video: Attempted Murder Suspect Opens Fire on UT Police During Chase

January 12, 2018
When police spotted him on I-15, the suspect allegedly fired three shots at officers. "This individual was going to use deadly force to get away from anything," Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy said.

Utah Jury Rules Sheriff’s Sergeant was Justified in Shooting Woman After Chase

November 13, 2017
A Utah jury has rejected a claim in a lawsuit that a Morgan County Sheriff’s sergeant used excessive force when he shot a woman in the left eye at the end of a 2012 police chase.
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