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Park City Police
11:04 am
Mon December 1, 2014

Should Police Officers Wear Body Cameras?

The recent events in Ferguson, Missouri have drawn concern from law enforcement professional across the country, including Summit County. A controversial grand jury decision, and the protests and riots that followed, focused on the shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer.

In response to that, and similar incidents in Utah, there have been suggestions that officers wear body cameras. Pack City Police Chief Wade Carpenter said his department is already doing that. Rick Brough has more.

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Worse Statistics
9:52 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Candle Light Vigil Is Planned For Domestic Violence Awareness

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Local organizers are again planning the annual Candle Light Vigil down Main Street on Tuesday night, the 7th. More with Rick Brough.

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Hometown Heros
11:27 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Emergency Responders Acknowledged

Local police officers and emergency personnel gathered at a Saturday afternoon barbecue to see the annual First Responder awards presented by Park City's Elks Lodge. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
4:09 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Truck Stops Showing Up Around Park City

Working with the Park City Police department today, the Utah Highway Patrol conducted two truck safety stops on State Road 248. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park City Police Department
4:20 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Former Officer Starts A Petition To Get His Job Back

A former Park City police officer is asking for his job back and nearly half a million dollars in restitution after being what the courts have called unjustly dismissed back in 2009. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Suspect Wanted
11:54 am
Mon April 7, 2014

Javelin Thrower Sought By Police

Park City Police are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of a juvenile who walked into Park City High School last week, took a track and field javelin store in a case outside a classroom and then threw it into the playground, where 10 preschoolers were playing. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Anyone with information should call Officer Corey Allinson at (435) 615-5500.

Local News
5:46 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Citizens Academy Classes Coming Up

For the sixth year, the Park City Police Department is offering its free Citizens Academy. The program, running for 11 weeks, offers locals a chance to look behind the scenes, to see what the police do and what tools they use. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
5:03 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Rick Ryan Reports Robbery On Main Street

The high speed chase of jewelry thieves who robbed a Main Street jewelry store last week ended with law enforcement officials seizing the stolen goods and the car... but not the thieves. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
4:20 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Burglary Suspects Flee To Kamas

Summit County sheriff officer's searched the Kamas area this Tuesday morning and advised local residents to keep their doors locked, that after burglary suspects in a high-speed chase with Park City police fled to South Summit. Rick Brough has more.

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Banksy Art
12:11 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Reward Offered To Find Banksy Vandal

Credit Paul Piper

Two Main Street business owners are offering a $1,000 reward leading to the arrest of those who are responsible for the vandalism of two paintings in Old Town by graffiti artist Banksy.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports. 

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