Summit County Sheriff Department

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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Local News
4:49 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Highway Mishaps

Summit County sheriff deputies have been busy the past week with a variety of incidents and mishaps on the local roadways. Those include a chase from Wasatch County, and the crash of a cattle-hauling vehicle that resulted in the death of several animals. Rick Brough has more.

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Car Chase
2:52 pm
Fri December 27, 2013

Multi-county Car Chase Ends In Arrests

Christian Burk Hughes and Mikele Lister
Credit Summit County Jail

A high-speed chase on Christmas Eve day started in Utah County and finished in Hoytsville, and involved officers from the State Highway Patrol, Summit County deputies and Park City Police. Rick Brough has more.

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Underaged Drinking Arrests
4:18 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Parents Unhappy About How Summit County Sheriff's Office Treated Kids After Arrest

At least two parents are unhappy with how the Summit County sheriff's office treated their kids after they were arrested for underage drinking at a Winter School graduation party. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Legal
9:26 am
Mon November 25, 2013

35 Youths Arrested At Party In Trailside

Some 35 teenagers were arrested or cited early Sunday morning for drug and alcohol violations after police obtained a search warrant to enter a Trailside area home. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Police
6:51 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

Wanted Man Arrested By Summit County Sheriffs Department

Summit County Sheriff deputies made an arrest in Oakley Wednesday night of a suspects who was wanted by police in Grantsville, after he lead officers thee in a high-speed chase , and grabbed a taser away from a Grantsville policeman after a struggle. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
1:00 am
Wed October 16, 2013

Justin Martinez Running For Sheriff's Office

Summit County Sheriff's Capt. Justin Martinez will run for the Summit County Sheriff's office, and cites his experience and natural evolution into running for what he feels is an already highly effective department. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Drug Related Crimes
5:51 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Officials Ramp Up Efforts To Keep Drugs Out

After last week's arrests and the breakdown of a major Mexican drug cartel running meth, a rash of recent crimes, and three heroin overdoses in Summit County, law enforcement officials are ramping up their efforts to fight the war on drugs. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Sheriff's Office
5:28 pm
Tue October 1, 2013

Edmunds Named Sheriff Of The Year

Summit County Sheriff Dave Edmunds was named as Sheriff of the Year at the annual Utah Sheriff's Association conference last week. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Local News
2:16 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

September Begins a Rough Month for Summit County Sheriff Department

  Summit County Sheriff's Deputies kicked off September with a variety of incidents-including a scuffle with a drunken suspect that left a Sheriff's officer with some injuries. Rick Brough has more. 

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