Chief Wade Carpenter

Park City Police are investigating the deaths of two 13-year-old Treasure Mountain Junior High students.  The deaths occurred in two separate incidents.   Grant Seaver passed away Sunday.  Ryan Ainsworth died Tuesday morning.  Both died at their homes.  Police say there is no imminent threat to student safety.    However, they are issuing a community-wide alert about a synthetic opioid called "pink".   They stress there is no confirmation the drug is connected to the deaths of the two boys.

Park City Officer Rodney Schreurs Remembered

Jul 21, 2016
Park City Police

Park City Police held a special Independence Day gathering to commemorate the life of a city officer who lost his life 32 years ago on the 4th of July when he was struck by a care while directing traffic. Rick Brough has more.

Although they experience the Sundance Film Festival as up close and personal as anyone, those on the Park City Police Force live through the festival in a little different way. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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.

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.

A former Park City Police Officer Robert Lucking was found dead Monday morning in Salt Lake City, an apparent suicide, just hours before he was due to be sentenced for the theft from the Fraternal Order of Police, and for mishandling money from Park City police's evidence room. Rick Brough has more.

Park City Police Department's school resource officer and Park City Chief of Police explore a recent accusation that the police department is profiling kids based on the clothes they wear. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

If you see a long motorcade of police cars with flashing lights and sirens - and a helicopter transporting a guy from the North Pole to Walmart on Saturday morning, you're witnessing the procession of the annual Shop with a Cop program. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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.