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***UPDATE Sept 22, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

No major developments with Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fires after evacuation orders lived for Elk Ridge and Woodland Hills. Fire suppression and structure protection efforts continue.

Posted On : 09/22/2018 01:23 PM


September 25, 2018 Commission Meeting Agenda

Posted by : Board of Utah County Commissioners

Posted On : 09/21/2018 03:57 PM


September 25, 2018 Board of Equalization Meeting

Posted by : Clerk/Auditor

Posted On : 09/21/2018 01:58 PM


***Evacuation Orders Lifted for Elk Ridge and Woodland Hills Cities***

Posted by : Sheriff

As of 9:00 a.m. on Saturday (09/22/18), the evacuation orders will be lifted for Elk Ridge and Woodland Hills Cities. The cities will move to a pre-evacuation status at that time.

Posted On : 09/21/2018 01:55 PM


***UPDATE Sept 21, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire continue to burn but progress is being made. No real updates except there no homes have been lost and no lost time injuries.

Posted On : 09/21/2018 11:47 AM


***UPDATE Sept 20, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

US Hwy 89 evacuation order lifted and changed to pre-evacuation status. Residents in this area may return home, but the US Forest Service Closures remain in place. Violations will be enforced.

Posted On : 09/20/2018 05:10 PM


***UPDATE Sept 19, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

Closures and evacuations still in place for Pole Creek/Bald Mountain Fires. One change in evacuation zone on US Hwy 89. Residents from Eagles Landing south to county line are now PRE-evacuation.

Posted On : 09/19/2018 03:47 PM


***UPDATE Sept 18, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

All closures and evacuation orders still in place.

Posted On : 09/18/2018 01:01 PM


***UPDATE Sept 17, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

All closures and evacuation orders still in place. Diamond Fork, Sheep Creek, and Right Fork Hobble Creek are now under mandatory evacuation order. Left Fork Hobble Creek is Pre-Evacuation status.

Posted On : 09/17/2018 01:12 PM


***UPDATE Sept 16, 2018*** Pole Creek and Bald Mountain Fire Updates

Posted by : Sheriff

The Pole Creek and Bald Mountain fire evacuations are still in place. US Highway 6, closed most of Saturday, has been re-opened. No new evacuation or pre-evacuation notices.

Posted On : 09/16/2018 12:06 PM


*** UPDATE *** US 6 NOW CLOSED IN SPANISH FORK CANYON

Posted by : Sheriff

US HIGHWAY 6 IS NOW CLOSED IN SPANISH FORK CANYON. DIAMOND FORK CANYON IS NOW UNDER PRE-EVACUATION NOTICE.

Posted On : 09/15/2018 01:26 PM


*** UPDATE *** Pole Creek/Bald Mountain Fire And Evacuation Update

Posted by : Sheriff

Evacuation and closure orders are still in place.

Posted On : 09/14/2018 04:30 PM


Pole Creek Fire In Juab County Causes Closures And Evacuations In Utah County

Posted by : Sheriff

Several canyons and roads have been closed in Utah County have been closed and some residents along US Highway 89 in Spanish Fork Canyon are under mandatory evacuation notice.

Posted On : 09/13/2018 12:59 PM


Eagle Mountain Woman Found Dead Inside Pickup Truck At Home

Posted by : Sheriff

A 30 year old Eagle Mountain woman was found dead inside a pick up truck outside her home early this morning. Her cause of death is unknown, but alcohol and prescription medication may be factors. Circumstances are not suspicious.

Posted On : 08/23/2018 06:28 PM


Orem Woman Arrested On Meth Distribution Charges A Month After Previous Arrest

Posted by : Sheriff

An Orem woman arrested a month ago on drug distribution charges has been arrested again tonight on similar charges and on child endangerment charges.

Posted On : 08/22/2018 07:57 PM


***UPDATE*** Utah County Woman Killed In Single Car Crash In Hobble Creek Canyon

Posted by : Sheriff

***UPDATE*** Name released. A woman from Utah County died after she lost control while driving and crashed. She was pronounced dead at the hospital. She was not wearing a seatbelt.

Posted On : 08/09/2018 06:01 PM


Ogden Man And Woman Jailed After Stop Where Methamphetamine Was Found

Posted by : Sheriff

An Ogden man and woman are in jail after a traffic stop where 9.7 pounds of methamphetamine was found. The woman's 2 year old child was also in the car. Bail has been set at $50K cash for each.

Posted On : 08/02/2018 02:56 PM


Found/Recovered Property

Posted by : Sheriff

Lost your bike or cellphone? Check out the Sheriff's Office Found/Recovered Property list. Contact the Sheriff's Office at 801-851-4014 to identify and claim your lost property.

Posted On : 07/17/2018 10:56 AM


16 Year Old Killed In Fall While Hiking

Posted by : Sheriff

A 16 year old Santaquin girl died after she fell while hiking in Santaquin Canyon. She sustained significant injuries during the fall and efforts to resuscitate her were unsuccessful.

Posted On : 06/18/2018 02:19 PM


Public Outreach Message From UWC National Forest

Posted by : Sheriff

The attached document is a public outreach message from Uinta-Wasatch- Cache National Forest. Please read attachment for tips for a more enjoyable experience in National Forest areas.

Posted On : 05/24/2018 04:01 PM


Elizabeth Salgado's Body Found in Hobble Creek Canyon

Posted by : Sheriff

Human remains found in Hobble Creek Canyon have been identified as belonging to Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado. She has been missing from Provo since April 16, 2015.

Posted On : 05/24/2018 01:21 PM


MISSING PERSON - *** UPDATE 3/6/18 *** 24 year old Jerika Binks

Posted by : Sheriff

*** UPDATE 3/6/18 *** On February 23, 2018 Utah County Sheriff's Office received a report that Jerika Ann Binks had been missing since Sunday, February 18, 2018.

Posted On : 02/23/2018 06:10 PM


CANCELLATION: February 23, 2016 Board of Equalization Meeting

Posted by : Clerk/Auditor

Posted On : 02/19/2016 11:41 AM