A Layton man who was charged last year in an alleged $3.4 million Ponzi scheme now won’t go on trial until at least next summer.
Ogden City and an electrical contractor cannot be held liable for mistakenly shorting out streetlights and failing to repair the circuits before three people were hit by a truck in a dark crosswalk in 2013, the Utah Court of Appeals has ruled.
RIVERDALE — A four-member jury acquitted a 21-year-old day care worker of reckless child abuse, nearly a year after a 5-year-old boy told his mother he had been choked at Bravo Arts Academy.
FARMINGTON — Prosecutors have declined to file charges after criminal investigations into alleged time card fraud and funds misuse in the Davis County Sheriff’s Office.
FARMINGTON — Davis County Sheriff Todd Richardson asked for 84 new deputies, jailers and other personnel in a nearly $15 million budget increase request that generated surprise and rebukes from other elected officials.
Gordon Leon Walls of Ogden went to prison for a 2001 murder with a plea-bargain promise prosecutors would recommend incarceration of no more than 10 to 12 years.
RIVERDALE — A judge has refused to exclude video surveillance and other evidence from the trial of a day care employee charged with child abuse in the alleged choking of a 5-year-old boy.
FARMINGTON — Paid hotel stays for Davis County sheriff’s deputies after deadly force incidents have been criticized by auditors, but Sheriff Todd Richardson stands by the practice.
FARMINGTON — Auditors concluded the Davis County Sheriff’s Office committed time card fraud, spent unauthorized and wasteful sums on travel and hotels and improperly accounted for jail inmates’ personal funds, according to audit findings.