Emery County files motion to dismiss charges against Peter Simon Sharp
Press Release: The Emery County Attorney's Office has filed a motion to dismiss, without prejudice,the murder and aggravated assault charges against Peter Simon Sharp. Mr. Sharp was charged in the shooting deaths of his parents on October 21, 2009 an...
DNR seeking information on doe deer poached on Gentry Mountain
9 days ago
Conservation Officers are seeking information about a doe deer that was shot and left to waste on Gentry Mountain, in Emery County. The doe was found near a horse corral in the McCadden Hollow area. It had been shot with a broadhead-tipped arrow. Of...
Emery County Commission votes to move ahead with monument
18 days ago
The Emery County Commission voted to move forward with the consideration and approval of a Resolution in support of designating Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry as a National Monument as part of the Public Lands Initiative. Commissioner Ethan Migliori...
Update on plane crash
20 days ago
A call came into Emery County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center at 9:48 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12.
Plane Crash at Mexican Mountain
21 days ago
A plane has gone down in the Mexican Mountain area of Emery County. There are injuries involved with the people in the airplane. The Emery County search and rescue along with the Emery County Sheriff's Office has responded....
Free Waterfowl Hunting Clinic
24 days ago
On Sept. 12, the Division of Wildlife Resources and Ducks Unlimited will sponsor a free waterfowl hunting clinic at the Desert Lake Waterfowl Management Area. The clinic runs from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m....
Traffic stop leads to manhunt and arrest
25 days ago
At 1:48 a.m. on Sept. 8, Emery County Sheriff's Office Dispatch received a call from a motorist on I-70 stating that a vehicle was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes. An ECSO deputy responded and made contact with the driver of a maroon four-...
29 days ago
A one car accident on I-70 has left one person deceased and another had to be rescued from down a ravine. The medical helicopter was called to transport the injured party to the hospital. Sgt. Gayle Jensen was on his way to Green River when he came u...