Sandy Crime

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  • Canyons teachers hailed as heroes for actions after ...

    Thursday Nov 17 | via Deseret News 

    Seven teachers are getting praise for how they handled the aftermath of the Union Middle School shooting in Sandy last month. Erin Hemmingway was one of the first teachers to respond when a 14-year-old student pulled a gun and shot another student twice in the head.

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  • Prosecutor: Sandy man implicated in three cases was ...

    Tuesday Nov 15 | via Deseret News 

    Even as he claimed he had been set up in an elaborate plot between police, prosecutors and his ex-wife, a Sandy man with a pattern of preying upon young, addicted women was sentenced to prison. Third District Court Judge Douglas Hogan called the details of 62-year-old Vratislav Roger Bilek's case "particularly disturbing" and his explanation of the allegations against him entirely implausible.

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  • Oklahoma man arrested for Laramie crash that killed 2

    Tuesday Nov 15 | via KAUZ 

    The Laramie Boomerang reports that 58-year-old Charles Gibson of Midwest City, Oklahoma, was not injured, but was arrested by the Wyoming Highway Patrol and taken to the Albany County Detention Center after the crash on Thursday. Gibson's semi-truck struck a Chevrolet Uplander van head-on on U.S. Highway 287, killing 46-year-old Dawn Wight and her husband, 57-year-old Robert Wight.

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  • (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Kalani Matthe...

    Nov 1, 2016 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Kalani Matthews, 17, right, gets a hug from Dusti Rowland, 16, across the street from Union Middle School after a 16-year-old boy was critically injured in a shooting outside Union Middle School in Sandy by a 14-year-old, who is a student at the middle school. The shooting occurred about 3 p.m. when two teenage boys got into an argument on a field north of the school, said Sandy police Sgt.

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  • Prosecutors want 14-year-old boy accused in school s...

    Nov 1, 2016 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Kalani Matthews, 17, right, gets a hug from Dusti Rowland, 16, across the street from Union Middle School after a 16-year-old boy was critically injured in a shooting outside Union Middle School in Sandy by a 14-year-old, who is a student at the middle school. The shooting occurred about 3 p.m. when two teenage boys got into an argument on a field north of the school, said Sandy police Sgt.

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  • 14-year-old charged with attempted murder in Union M...

    Oct 31, 2016 | via Deseret News 

    A 14-year-old accused of shooting a 16-year-old during an after-school confrontation on the grounds of Union Middle School was charged Monday with attempted murder. The teen, whose name has not been released, was charged in 3rd District Juvenile Court with attempted murder, a first-degree felony; discharge of a firearm causing serious injury, a first-degree felony; discharge of a firearm, a third-degree felony; and possession of a gun on school property, a class A misdemeanor.

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Sandy Law

Would like to take care of an old dui warrant
I have a 6 year old warrant in Utah for 2nd dui. I appeared in court and sentencing, but did not fullfill my terms of probation(classes,fines). I would like to take care of it asap, not sure if a lawyer is beneficial or just turn myself in?. All help is appreciated.
I would suggest that a lawyer might keep you out of custody- they will be able to allay some of the court's...
If I was charged with a DUI, but was convicted of reckless endangerment, why is my MVR showing a PERSE? Can it be removed?
On 2/16/2012 I was arrested for DUI. This was my first offence. I retained council, and served a few days in Jail. I was convicted of reckless endangerment and my licence was suspended for several months. It's been almost three years since the conviction, can I get this PERSE Arrest off my MVR yet? It is killing my insurance premium. Also, how would I go about it?
The short answer is that you cannot do anything at this point to get the "per se" suspension taken off of your record,...
I am 18 and I just got a underage drinking ticket. Will I loose my license?
I only blew under .04. I have a juvenile misdeamor...will the judge look at that or it's seal now that I am an adult. I have my sister and friends that all got a underage drinking ticket and they did not lose their license but I am afraid since I already have mine taken away for my juvenile misdeamor that they will take it away again.
The answer is: Yes, it is very likely that your driver license could be suspended due to having alcohol in your system....
I got a DWI in Utah Sept 1010 and have a CDL can I get it off my record so I can get a job ?
I was in a boat.
There are sometimes two ways to remove a conviction. One way is to challenge the conviction by some sort of post-...
Can I get arrested for a DUI if My Girlfriend went to go get gas for her car?
About a week ago, I was at my friends house having a good time. My Gf came to pick me up and on the way home her car ran out of gas. She called one of our friends to come pick her up to go get some gas at some gas station. I stayed in the car to wait just in case a cop would come. I decided to have a smoke out side and went back in the car. Unfortunately I Sat in the Drivers seat. A few minutes Later a Cop pulled up behind me and Questioned me. I tried to explain the situation but he wouldn't listen. He took me in and Now I Might get a DUI for it. What do I Do?
You need to hire an experienced DUI defense attorney. Typically the vehicle has to be operational at the time of the...
I was pulled over taken to the hospital for a DUI for substance methamphetamine.
I was taken to the hospital however told me he wasn't going to press every charge she could if we had taken to the hospital cuz I need to come to his family. In his paperwork it states that I refuse to blow or take a blood test which is not true they did this at the hospital I did not refuse to take a blood test or to go to the bathroom for him or the nurses. Now it states that I have to have an interlock system and my license has been suspended a year and still is is there a way to find paperwork from the hospital showing that I did not refuse any of this. We also get my money stating that the FBI need you look at it it was Christmas money and I have proof of that I got it out the day before Christmas I had to be in in time for you with this money questions on Lost $1,100 because it was holding on to it and I did not have anything for Christmas leftover. Can you tell me I would not be able to get it out and when I went in to get it at the Highway Patrol office in Salt Lake City got to see my ID got my money back with no problem at all
Your question is disjointed so I can't really understand the issue clearly. Please contact an attorney in your area...
I got pulled over and they said it was a B misdemeanor I got court papers saying it was dropped but they were filed As a misdeme
I got pulled over no license no insurance sale to remain at the scene I hit a car and kept going because the guy was cussing at me got out of his vehicle jumped on the side of my truck and take the side mirror off and I was scared to stop the police pulled me over and I did have $10 worth of marijuana but I have like an invitation for California who moved to Utah I ain't got an attorney they told me that it was dropped everything was dropped but then the prosecutor refiled is it as a misdemeanor can somebody please help me
You need to hire an attorney to represent you in this case. If you cannot afford an attorney, you need to request a...