Caucus night reactions in Utah
By kslmrichards at 03/21/2018 8:00 am
Some people went for the first time, but turnout was pretty small for most precincts in Utah.
Lawsuit against Provo and former mayor over former police chief
By kslmrichards at 03/21/2018 7:36 am
Five women making sexual assault allegations against former Provo Police Chief John King have filed a lawsuit requesting a jury trial.
Officer looking for truant students shoots, critically injures teen in West Valley
By kslpetersamore at 03/21/2018 6:47 am
The [lone eye-witness to an officer-involved shooting](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900013420/officer-involved-shooting-reported-in-west-valley.html) in West Valley shares her story, as police search for two more people connected to it.
Summit County lawsuit: pharma companies pushed dangerous opioids to make a profit
By kslpetersamore at 03/21/2018 6:43 am
The [first county in Utah is suing opioid makers](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900013474/summit-county-lawsuit-alleges-pharma-companies-pushed-dangerous-opioids-to-make-a-profit.html) and distributors for selling a product without fully disclosing its long-term dangers.
Police Offering 1,000 Dollars For Help Finding Suspect In Baseball Bat Attack
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/20/2018 8:26 pm
Police are now offering 1,000 dollars for information leading to the arrest of a man accused of beating a woman and her friend with a baseball bat.
Two Year Investigation Unveils State-wide Gambling Operation
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/20/2018 7:47 pm
The Attorney General's office has wrapped up work on an statewide gambling investigation that took nearly two years of investigation and negotiations.
UHP trooper hits, arrests wrong-way driver with history of DUIs
By PaulNelson at 03/20/2018 6:19 pm
He only had a moment to act. A Utah Highway Patrol is speaking out about why he slammed his car into another vehicle going the wrong way on Legacy Highway. (Photo Credit, UHP)
Officer shoots, critically injures male in West Valley City
By PaulNelson at 03/20/2018 5:04 pm
Shots are fired in a West Valley City neighborhood as investigators say a police officer shot at a man who was trying to run him over. The driver of the car was hit and taken to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. (Photo Credit: Jeffrey D Allred, Deseret News)
Pediatricians talk home gun safety with parents
By kslpetersamore at 03/20/2018 12:46 pm
A national survey finds 75-percent of kids know where their parents keep their guns in homes, and that has pediatricians worried.
Intimate Partner Violence numbers in Utah
By kslmrichards at 03/20/2018 12:03 pm
new report from the Utah Department of Health (UDOH) shows that intimate partner violence or IPV affected 18.1 percent of adult females and 10 percent of adult males in Utah in 2016.