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Can You Identify These Fraud/Theft Suspects?

The Utah County Sheriff's Office is hoping someone can recognize a man and woman who may have stolen outgoing mail and who used a check from that mail to make multiple purchases in Orem.

Posted On : 10/23/2019

October 22, 2019 Board of Equalization Meeting

Posted On : 10/21/2019


Posted On : 10/18/2019

October 22, 2019 - Board of Commissioners Special Meeting Agenda

Posted On : 10/17/2019

In A Night Full Of Calls, Two Responses Are Noteworthy

Two Utah County men, one in Diamond Fork and the other near Elberta, found out that alcohol and rocks are a bad combination. This problem was compounded because drugs were included in the mix.

Posted On : 10/16/2019

*** CAPTURED *** Utah County Jail Inmate Escapes/Walks Away From GPS Release

*** CAPTURED *** An inmate from the Utah County Jail, recently released to receive treatment while on a GPS monitoring plan, has escaped and walked away from that program.

Posted On : 10/14/2019

Prescribed Burn Underway In Sheep Creek Area In Spanish Fork Canyon

Officials with the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest have implemented a prescribed burn in areas near Sheep Creek, Soldier Summit, and Tie Fork in Utah County.

Posted On : 10/14/2019

Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fires Still Having Impact On Land Users

Some areas burned by the Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fires in 2018 still have restricted access because of continued flooding and mudslides. Many hunters and outdoor enthusiasts face disappointment when they want to use these areas.

Posted On : 10/02/2019

Construction In American Fork Canyon To Add Cell Phone Service

Another construction project began yesterday in American Fork Canyon. This time they are adding conduit and fiber to support cell phone service aimed at improving law enforcement and EMS response times.

Posted On : 10/01/2019

First Annual Special Victims Investigations Conference Wraps Up

The first annual Utah Special Victims Investigations Conference has concluded. Attendees learned a great deal and plans are to make this an annual event.

Posted On : 09/25/2019

Investigators Need Help Identifying Suspects In Counterfeit Money Case

A man and woman passed counterfeit $100.00 bills recently at businesses in Eagle Mountain. This incidents may be related to recent cases in Saratoga Springs.

Posted On : 09/14/2019

9 Year Old Girl Attacked By Dogs In Eagle Mountain

A 9 year old girl riding her bike on a sidewalk in Eagle Mountain was attacked by two dogs that were running at large. The girl sustained injuries on her upper body and arms.

Posted On : 09/13/2019

Dog Injured By Unknown Person While In Her Own Back Yard

** HELP ** A dog was injured while her owner was away from home in Elk Ridge. A Veterinarian says the dog was either stabbed or shot with an arrow.

Posted On : 09/12/2019

Tooele County Man Dies in Nutty Putty Cave

A 26 year old Tooele County man died after being stuck in Nutty Putty Cave in western Utah County for more than 26 hours.

Posted On : 11/26/2009