Summit County Sheriff Department

Fugitive Arrested Near Oakley

Apr 16, 2018

The Summit County Sheriff's Department captured a wanted fugitive near Oakley on Sunday night. David Boyle reports:

During his regular visit to KPCW, Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez talked about some of the tools his organization uses to keep citizens -- and his own officers -- safe. Rick Brough brings the details:

Although no one was hurt in a head-on collision Saturday night on the Tanger Outlet Mall roundabout, police arrested one of the drivers -- a Midway resident -- and took her to jail.  Rich Brough has more on the story:

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About 7 am Friday morning, the Sheriff’s office received a phone call that there was a break in at the Neutraceutical Corporation office building on SR 224 between Canyons and Park City Nursery.  Carolyn Murray has this:  

Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez is warning citizens that a familiar phone scam is re-surfacing -- a caller threatens a person with arrest if they don't pay a fee. The new wrinkle, he said, is that now they're using the name of a real person from his department. Rick Brough has more.

  

Summit County deputies responded to a tragic incident involving the sudden death of an area woman celebrating her wedding anniversary, as well as a rash of auto burglaries. Rick Brough has more.

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The Sheriff’s Department will ticket and tow your car if it’s parked illegally at the Rob’s Trailhead Parking lot.  Carolyn Murray has more:

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  On July 3, 2017 at approximately 4:20 A.M. Summit County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a kidnapping. The victim, a 45 year old female, escaped from a Summit County residence and telephoned 911. The victim stated she had been tied up, duct taped, and assaulted for three days. Deputies made contact with the victim and immediately transported her to the hospital for medical assessment. The suspect, identified as 47 year old Jason Stone, was located by deputies and arrested without incident.

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A fugitive from Texas was apprehended Sunday morning after a foot pursuit through the Newpark shopping center at Kimball Junction. The suspect, Zacharey Starkey, was detained through efforts by Summit County and Park City officers, with a state helicopter helping to pin him down. Rick Brough has more.

The former police chief of Kamas has filed suit in the Third District Court against Summit County, former County Sheriff David Edmunds, and the city of Kamas. Adam Jones says he lost his job as chief because of a malicious prosecution against him -- which was ultimately dropped by the county -- which alleged he mishandled a domestic violence complaint against his brother and tried to cover it up. Rick Brough reports.

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