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Utah County Jail Inmate Wanted For Escape After Cutting Off GPS Ankle Monitor

Posted by : Sheriff

An inmate serving time in jail in the GPS monitoring program escaped when he cut off the ankle monitor.

Posted On : 12/11/2019 10:44 AM

Utah County Planning Commission

Posted by : Community Development

Utah County Planning Commission, Dec. 17, 2019, County Adm. 100 E. Center Street, Rm. 1400, Provo Utah, 5:30 PM

Posted On : 12/09/2019 10:27 AM

Three Men And A Dog Survive Freezing Water After Boat Swamped In High Winds

Posted by : Sheriff

Sunday morning three men and their dog

Posted On : 12/09/2019 09:33 AM


Posted by : Board of Utah County Commissioners

Posted On : 12/06/2019 12:09 PM

Lehi Man Arrested For Sex Offender Registry Violations

Posted by : Sheriff

A 51 year old Lehi man was arrested after he went inside an elementary school in American Fork while it was in session to visit a teacher. The man is on the Utah Sex Offender Registry for convictions in 2016.

Posted On : 12/03/2019 05:51 PM

***UPDATE*** Six Year Old Boy Dies In Snow Removal Accident

Posted by : Sheriff

A six year old Utah County boy died after he fell from snow removal machinery at Aspen Grove in Provo canyon this morning. Investigators say this was a tragic accident.

Posted On : 11/29/2019 01:18 PM

Human Trafficking Sting - 26 Arrests On Related Charges

Posted by : Sheriff

Multiple law enforcement agencies participated in a sting operation over three days. 26 people were arrested on charges related to human trafficking. Drug related arrests were also made.

Posted On : 11/25/2019 11:04 AM

18 Year Old Man Arrested For DUI After Driving Wrong Direction On Divided Road

Posted by : Sheriff

A Deputy stopped a car in Eagle Mountain that was driving toward him in the same lane on a divided roadway. The 18 year old driver of that car was impaired on multiple substances.

Posted On : 11/13/2019 01:31 PM

Saratoga Springs Man Injured While Trail Running In American Fork Canyon

Posted by : Sheriff

Utah County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue responded to help rescue a man who was injured and became lost while trail running in the area of Box Elder Peak in American Fork Canyon.

Posted On : 11/04/2019 03:17 PM

Can You Identify These Fraud/Theft Suspects?

Posted by : Sheriff

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 06:21 AM

In A Night Full Of Calls, Two Responses Are Noteworthy

Posted by : Sheriff

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 03:43 PM

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

Posted by : Sheriff

*** 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 06:10 PM

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

Posted by : Sheriff

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 05:35 PM

Construction In American Fork Canyon To Add Cell Phone Service

Posted by : Sheriff

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 10:50 AM

*** UPDATE *** Investigators Identified Counterfeiters

Posted by : Sheriff

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

Posted On : 09/14/2019 03:25 PM