HURRICANE, UT — A man has been sentenced to a year in federal prison for the contents of a letter he wrote to a neighbor, which prosecutors called a “hate crime.”
ST. GEORGE, UT — A Halloween-themed private event was targeted by police when there was a suspicion of dancing without a permit.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, UT — A young man was shot several times in the back after he was taking a walk in his neighborhood and someone reported him as being “suspicious.”
SANTAQUIN, UT — A man was arrested for disorderly conduct and obstructing justice when he refused to stop spraying water on a brush fire that had ignited in a field behind his home.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT — A man says police entered his property without permission and then shot his dog in the head.
SPANISH FORK, UT — Music lovers enjoying a rave party went from dancing one minute to being tackled by masked, militarized cops the next. Helicopter spotlights illuminated the property as men with guns and barking dogs frightened fans and shut down the party.
SANDY, UT — A prominent figure in Utah says that his children had guns pointed at them during a violent police raid to investigate an alleged white-collar crime. “If they’ll do it to me, they’ll do it to anybody,” said former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff.