Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn | Posted Aug 18th - 11:45pm
Utah boasts some of the toughest DUI laws in the country, on paper. But does the punishment always fit the crime? KSL Investigates our justice system and tracks down repeat DUI offenders who are still breaking the law.
A KSL survey of police departments across Utah shows most pay for officers' bullet-resistant vests, which can run about $1,000 per vest. But the Unified Police Department does things differently and its system is now under review after KSL's inquiry.
Its an alarming number - more than one in three Utah women will experience rape, physical violence or be stalked by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Victims need to know they can get out and there's help available now to make it safely happen.
We rarely hear from victims because often they're too afraid to speak out.
But a Utah County woman says after years of staying silent, a broken justice system has left her no choice but to speak up to expose problems and help others.
Kids are living in a world with hundreds of thousands of apps available to download. A retired FBI supervisor wants parents to understand how three popular apps work and to talk to their kids about app safety.
Tania Mashburn and Mike Headrick | Posted May 17th - 10:47pm
Rumors about secret tunnels, and what they were used for, have circulated for decades in Ogden. Many people swear they exist. Others say they're just folklore. The KSL Investigators go underground to see the evidence.
A recovery effort on Lone Peak could have easily turned to tragedy for an entire search and rescue team. But thanks to a UHP helicopter pilot, everyone is alive today. Watch never-before-seen video of the event.
Ransomware has become an epidemic. Cyber thieves are holding photos, videos and other important files hostage until we pay up. In the past three months alone, Americans paid hundreds of millions of dollars to regain access to their own files.
In the hours it took a Salt Lake City Police Department patrol officer to head to a call of a suspicious vehicle near 700 South and 500 East chances are the vehicle and the person who reported it were long gone.
A popular playground in cottonwood heights is bound to be much safer this summer because of a KSL 5 investigation. Tuesday, the city installed new, shaded tubular slides to replace an open version that reached nearly 200 degrees in the hot sun.
Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn | Posted Mar 24th - 10:30pm
A year after it was formed, West Valley City's Crime Suppression Unit is making a difference. CSU has made 380 felony arrests and recovered over 130 stolen vehicles; $900,000 in stolen property; and 80 firearms.
The KSL Investigators are shining a light on this important public safety issue after discovering a number of parolees were at the center of a series of violent crimes that have left police officers and innocent Utah residents seriously injured.