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Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal, State And Local Law Enforcement, Regulatory Agencies To Hold Event In Ogden To Highlight Ways To Recognize And Avoid Financial Fraud Schemes

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Residents of Weber County, Ogden, and neighboring communities are invited to attend a free consumer education seminar in Ogden Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, to learn how to recognize and avoid financial fraud schemes. The seminar will provide information on key questions to ask before making investment decisions, where to find free … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal, State And Local Law Enforcement, Regulatory Agencies To Hold Event In Ogden To Highlight Ways To Recognize And Avoid Financial Fraud Schemes

Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, U. S. Attorney Appoints Election Day Officer, Utah Joins Justice Department Efforts To Protect Right To Vote And Prosecute Ballot Fraud

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – In anticipation of Tuesday’s general elections, United States Attorney John W. Huber announced today that Assistant U.S. Attorney Lake Dishman will serve as the election day officer for the District of Utah. He will coordinate with election officials at the Department of Justice to ensure that all qualified voters in Utah … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, U. S. Attorney Appoints Election Day Officer, Utah Joins Justice Department Efforts To Protect Right To Vote And Prosecute Ballot Fraud

Ohio News: Elyria man, Christopher Goodin was indicted for sexually exploiting a child in Utah and related child pornography crimes

Elyria . Ohio – An Elyria man was indicted in federal court for sexually exploiting a child in Utah and related child pornography crimes. Christopher Goodin, 33, was indicted on one count of sexual exploitation of a minor, one count of receipt of visual depictions of real minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct and one … Continue reading Ohio News: Elyria man, Christopher Goodin was indicted for sexually exploiting a child in Utah and related child pornography crimes

Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, William Clyde Allen, Allen Charged In Seven-Count Federal Indictment With Threat To Use A Biological Toxin As A Weapon

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A federal grand jury in Salt Lake City returned a seven-count indictment Thursday morning charging William Clyde Allen, III, age 39, of Logan, Utah, in connection with ricin-related threats. The indictment alleges he knowingly threatened to use a biological agent and toxin, specifically ricin, as a weapon. Assistant Attorney General John … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, William Clyde Allen, Allen Charged In Seven-Count Federal Indictment With Threat To Use A Biological Toxin As A Weapon

Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Grand Jury Returns Superseding Indictment In Shamo Case; Adds Distribution Of Fentanyl Count Resulting In Death

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A federal grand jury in Salt Lake City returned a second superseding indictment Thursday morning in the Aaron Michael Shamo case. The 13-count indictment alleges a count of aiding and abetting the distribution of a controlled substance (fentanyl) resulting in death. The indictment alleges that Shamo intentionally and knowingly distributed a … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Grand Jury Returns Superseding Indictment In Shamo Case; Adds Distribution Of Fentanyl Count Resulting In Death

SPANISH FORK, Utah | Wildfire forces evacuation of hundreds of Utah homes

SPANISH FORK, Utah — A fast-moving Utah wildfire fanned by high-winds has more than doubled in size as it burns through dry terrain and forces evacuations of hundreds of homes, the U.S. Forest Service said Friday. The blaze south of the city of Provo grew in size to 84 square miles (217 square kilometers) from … Continue reading SPANISH FORK, Utah | Wildfire forces evacuation of hundreds of Utah homes

Utah News: AG Sean D. Reyes Says Farewell to Senator John McCain

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Yesterday, on the death of United States Senator John McCain, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes issued the following statement: A war hero and a patriot to the end, Senator McCain put America first, before party or personal interest.  He was always kind and encouraging to me in our personal … Continue reading Utah News: AG Sean D. Reyes Says Farewell to Senator John McCain

Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal Indictment Charges Three Individuals With Conspiracy To Distribute Cyclopropyl Fentanyl

Charges Allege the Conspiracy Resulted in the Overdose Death of a Person SALT LAKE CITY, Uh. – A federal grand jury returned a four-count superseding indictment Wednesday charging three individuals with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances resulting in the overdose death of an individual. According to the indictment, the controlled substance was cyclopropyl fentanyl, a synthetic … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal Indictment Charges Three Individuals With Conspiracy To Distribute Cyclopropyl Fentanyl