Theft

Salt Lake County prosecutors have filed criminal charges against the owner and former workers at a funeral home that was fined $10,000 last year for misconduct, including allegations the mortuary mixed ashes, stole jewelry from bodies and left bodies unrefrigerated.The Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing suspended the Carver Mortuary's license in November but allowed it to remain open on probation after it agreed to pay the fine.

Chris Holmes

The upswing in construction southern Utah comes with mostly positive economic benefits to the community, but there is a downside: the corresponding increase in job-site burglaries. 

Fraudulent activity by a man in Orem cost victims over $11,000.
hec.edu

The Utah Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of an ex-worker at a money management firm in Orem who was found guilty in 2015 of bilking more than a dozen disabled clients out of $11,000.

Prosecutors say 32-year-old Jordan Jack used the money he diverted from the victims from 2012-14 to take a Las Vegas vacation, buy concert tickets, televisions, jewelry and expensive shoes.

The Murray Humane Society, where a man stole $140 in donations.
utahhumane.org

Police are looking for a man suspected of stealing $140 from a donation box in the lobby of The Humane Society of Utah in Murray.

The man believed to be in his late 20's entered the building on Wednesday evening with a woman.