Boise State University professor Greg Hampikian saw Carol Dodge’s name listed in his voicemails late one afternoon years ago. He’d never spoken to her, but when he saw the last name, he realized who she most likely was.
A Blackfoot man charged with sexually abusing a child has been apprehended after he failed to appear for his arraignment.
An Idaho Falls man was sentenced to up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexual acts with an underage girl.
Idaho State Police and the Cassia County Sheriff's Office are currently seeking an armed and dangerous homicide suspect.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested Saturday after a woman reported he had choked her until she struggled to breathe.
On June 13, 1996, Angie Dodge was raped and murdered. In the days and years that followed the investigation has continued and questions have remained. On May 15, 2019, the Idaho Falls Police Department arrested Brian Leigh Dripps Sr., a 53 year-old man living in Caldwell, Idaho, for the murd…
A 77-year-old St. Anthony man died Tuesday after the stock trailer he was pulling was rear-ended by a semi tractor-trailer on U.S. Highway 20 south of Rexburg.
An Idaho Falls man who unknowingly sold drugs to an undercover officer was sentenced to prison Monday.
As a result of yesterday’s incident, the victim, a 14 year old boy, succumbed to his injuries at EIRMC shortly after arriving yesterday afternoon. So far, Deputies have determined the two boys were using powders and materials in a backyard shed to construct a small homemade gun or cannon tha…
Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct the date of the incident.
Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct information about the prosecutor's office timeline and decision-making process for pursuing a death penalty.
An Idaho Falls man who held a woman and choked her was sentenced Thursday to probation.
On Sunday, May 19th at 3:45 a.m. Idaho Falls Police Officers were dispatched to South Tourist Park, 2800 S Yellowstone Highway, for a report of a missing person. Eljo Veldman, a 48 year old female resident of the Netherlands, had been visiting the area and staying in an RV at the park. Ms. V…
Update from the Idaho Falls Police Department: At this time we can confirm that this woman has been found. That is all the information available at this time. Thank you for your assistance today.
An Idaho State University professor is raising funds in hopes new DNA testing will lead to answers in a 40-year-old eastern Idaho murder mystery.
POCATELLO — While one of two women struck by an alleged drunken driver on May 4 remains in critical condition at Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, the man accused of the crime is out of jail.
A probable cause affidavit from Brian Dripps’ murder case records states he told Idaho Falls Police Detective Sage Albright that he killed Angie Dodge by himself.
A probable cause affidavit from Brian Dripp's murder case records states he told Detective Sage Albright he killed Angie Dodge by himself.
Editor's note: This article has been corrected to properly attribute a quote to Police Chief Bryce Johnson.
Brian Leigh Dripps, a 53-year-old Caldwell resident, is suspected to have committed the brutal murder of Angie Dodge in Idaho Falls 23 years ago.
FORT HALL — A Fort Hall man has been arrested for allegedly shooting a Fort Hall woman Wednesday night, according to a press release from the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes.
The Idaho Falls Police Department will hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. today to discuss developments in the 1996 homicide of Idaho Falls resident Angie Dodge.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested early Wednesday morning after he reportedly stabbed another man multiple times.
Two brothers have been charged for lewd conduct with a minor after they both admitted to raping an underage girl.
A Challis man who was caught illegally digging up artifacts from a Shoshone-Bannock tribal cultural site was ordered to pay $2,000 in restitution.
A Blackfoot woman is facing aggravated battery charges after she reportedly attacked a woman with a baseball bat.
A Bonneville County man was arrested Sunday after he reportedly chased a man with a hammer.
A news release from the Bonneville County Sheriff's Office Monday indicated the fatal shooting of a man on the West Arco Highway was likely unintentional.
The victim from a recent shooting incident, Michael A. Ephram of Idaho Falls, age 23, died on Saturday from the injuries sustained in the shooting incident.
Erich Eisenhart wasn’t in the room when he was indicted on one count of drug trafficking in marijuana in August. His attorney wasn’t able to present evidence at the hearing, and it was January before they obtained a transcript of what was said.
On Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 8:45 P.M., an Idaho State Police trooper conducted a traffic stop northbound on Interstate 15 at milepost 77 near Fort Hall.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested Wednesday after he admitted to attacking five people with a rod.
An Idaho Falls woman was sentenced to probation Wednesday after she pleaded guilty to throwing a cactus at a man.
An Idaho Falls man who held a woman at knifepoint was sentenced to probation and domestic violence training Wednesday as part of a plea agreement.
DRIGGS — Nancy Nalley wasn’t in the courtroom Thursday, but her brother John sat in the front row Skyping with her through his phone on the first day of a two-day sentencing hearing for Erik Ohlson.
A Rigby man has pleaded guilty to injury of a child after a woman accused him of raping her 17 years ago.
An Idaho Falls woman was arrested Friday after she reportedly hit an officer and bit a nurse.
On May 7th, 2019, at approximately 10:13pm, Bonneville County Sheriffs Deputies with the Ammon Division were sent to a report of a suspicious male at the corner of 17th St and Hitt Rd. Deputies were advised the male was ramming a shopping cart into a traffic signal pole and talking to himsel…
An Ammon man was arraigned Monday after a young girl reported he sexually abused her multiple times.
An Idaho Falls man was sentenced to four years probation for after he pleaded guilty to felony battery.
An Idaho Falls man who was sentenced to probation for having sex with and taking pornographic pictures of a 15-year-old girl has again been charged after his probation officer found sexual photos of a teen girl on his phone.
POCATELLO — Two young women are fighting for their lives at a local hospital after being struck by a car early Saturday morning while walking across an intersection near Idaho State University.
On Saturday, May 4, 2019 at approximately 11:41 p.m., an Idaho State Police Trooper initiated a traffic stop on a 2018 Dodge Charger on Lincoln Road near Woodruff Ave in Idaho Falls. When the Trooper exited his vehicle to make contact with the driver, the driver fled in the vehicle eastbound…
The March 22 arrest of Kenneth Ryan Jones for the murder of Stephanie Eldredge brought a 12-year-old mystery closer to closure.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested and charged with rape after he admitted to having a relationship with a teenage girl who reported to him at the restaurant where they worked. Police reports show that a local elementary school teacher attempted to discourage the victim from reporting the rape.
Judge Bruce Pickett said at Thursday’s motion hearing that the court process for the sentencing of Erik Ohlson, “is a reliable process.”
A North Dakota man was arrested Wednesday after he reportedly almost hit an Idaho State Police trooper head-on.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested Tuesday after he reportedly choked a woman and threw a DVD player at her.
On May 1, 2019, at approximately 9:02 PM, an ISP Trooper was almost hit head-on by a van traveling on U.S.20, west of Idaho Falls. When the Trooper caught up to the van, he noticed the driver was failing to maintain his lane of travel and speeds were between 100 mph - 125 mph.
CHALLIS — Custer County Magistrate Judge James H. Barrett Jr. on Monday denied motions to appoint a second attorney to assist Public Defender Dave Cannon and to disqualify Prosecuting Attorney Justin Oleson from the ongoing murder case against Ben Savage.
Teton County Prosecutor Billie Siddoway filed a response to Erik Olhson’s latest motion Wednesday, defending her office’s actions heading toward the May 9 sentencing and acknowledging that despite the defense’s requests, “however unnecessary, the State does not object.”
The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team arrested three people Tuesday morning after finding drugs and weapons in their residence.
In the early morning hours of April 30th, 2019, Deputies with the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team and Detectives from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), served a search warrant on a residence in the 1200 block of Azalea in Idaho Falls near Edgemont Elementary School. The sea…