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The Idaho Falls Police Department is attempting to identify an individual in connection to a burglary at the Chevron gas station on 17th Street.
A man was shot in Bingham County after he reportedly drew a rifle following a chase with law enforcement.
The Idaho Falls Police Department is attempting to locate two individuals who are persons of interest in a violent felony investigation involving the abduction, robbery, and aggravated battery of an adult female.
An Idaho Falls woman was arrested Sunday after she reportedly stabbed her caretaker in the hand with a broken fork.
An Idaho Falls man faces multiple felony charges after he reportedly whipped a woman with a belt, choked her and threatened to kill her.
An Idaho Falls man faces multiple charges after he reportedly hit several workers at the Behavioral Health Center.
The Idaho Falls Police Department and the Idaho Falls Animal Shelter are making adjustments for their officers as the COVID-19 pandemic is bringing the country to a halt.
A Bonneville County woman has been charged with a felony after she reportedly beat a 13-year-old girl and pulled the girl’s hair out.
A St. Anthony man has died after he drove into oncoming traffic on State Highway 33 Monday evening.
POCATELLO — A 38-year-old Pocatello man charged with leaving the scene of an accident that claimed the life of a 40-year-old cyclist had his first appearance in court on Friday.
A Swan Valley man arrested last year for drug trafficking and threatening a witness was sentenced to prison Tuesday.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested in Wyoming on Saturday after reportedly leading law enforcement on a chase across the Idaho-Wyoming border.
An 18-year-old woman was arrested in Texas in connection to the beating and torturing to death of her 12-year-old nephew at their home near West Yellowstone, Mont.
BLACKFOOT -- Blackfoot Police took a 32-year-old man into custody on a charge of first degree arson related to a house fire at a Blackfoot mobile home park Thursday night.
On March 19, 2020 at 0717 hours, the Bingham County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 1200 North at 900 East in Shelley for a vehicle versus pedestrian crash. When Deputies arrived a Kayden N. Ford age 23 had been struck by a vehicle driven by Andrea Jolley age 23. It appeared that Ford had…
POCATELLO — A Pocatello man has been arrested by the Bannock County Sheriff's Office in connection to the hit-and-run death of a local cyclist.
BOISE — A bill to compensate people wrongfully convicted of a crime passed the Idaho Senate and House Wednesday and is headed to Gov. Brad Little’s desk.
Idaho State Police are investigating a four-car crash on Monday that ended with one person dead and two people hospitalized.
A Bonneville County man was arrested Saturday after he reportedly fled from officers in a high-speed chase.
In the wake of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Idaho, the Idaho Department of Correction has suspended visitation in all its facilities and reentry centers across the state.
POCATELLO — Local police have taken a big bite out of what authorities are calling a significant drug trafficking ring with the federal indictments of four eastern Idaho residents including a man shot by police outside of the Sizzler restaurant in Pocatello earlier this year.
A special prosecutor from the Idaho Attorney General’s Office will take over as prosecutor for the Brian Dripps murder case.
The preliminary hearing for Lori Vallow set for next week has officially been moved to May 7 and 8, Madison County Court Administrator Tammie Whyte confirmed Friday. Whyte also confirmed that Judge Faren Eddins had been disqualified at Vallow’s attorney’s request.
On Wednesday evening, Lori Vallow’s legal team asked that next week's preliminary hearing be pushed until May and that the judge be disqualified from the case.
An Ammon man who was last seen leaving an assisted living facility on March 1 has still not been located.
An Idaho Falls man has been arrested for murder after he was reportedly seen slicing a man’s throat.
IDAHO FALLS — Idaho Falls police are investigating a potential homicide after a man was found dead on Tuesday night inside a home near the corner of East 17th Street and South Higbee Avenue.
The Idaho Falls Police Department is working with law enforcement officers from multiple states on an investigation involving multiple drug offenses and a homicide that occurred Feb. 8 in Los Angeles.
A Las Vegas man was arrested Sunday after he reportedly hit several Idaho Falls Police Department officers while having a bad reaction to drugs.
An Idaho Falls man accused of stabbing a woman was arrested early Tuesday evening in Oregon.
For most Americans, the advice for how to combat COVID-19, commonly referred to as the coronavirus, is standard for most viral outbreaks: wash your hands, be careful where you cough, and if you’re feeling sick stay home.
BOISE — In May 2012, before he was appointed director of the Idaho Department of Correction, Josh Tewalt bought “lethal injection drugs” with a suitcase full of cash in a Walmart parking lot, new court documents allege. The drugs were later used in the execution of an Idaho prison inmate.
When a custodial parent is hospitalized, incarcerated or otherwise rendered unable to care for their children, they have to turn to someone to help until they can return.
REXBURG — Lori Vallow’s hearing was set to begin at 2 p.m. Friday, but people were already showing up at 8 a.m. By 11 a.m., every available seat in the small Madison County courtroom was packed with media and curious members of the public. Some brought books, some brought babies. All waited …
BOISE — The Idaho State Controller’s Office is working with the FBI to investigate the theft of Idaho funds after a criminal or group of criminals posed as vendors to the state.
BOISE — The Senate Judiciary Committee advanced several eastern Idaho House members' bills to the full Senate on Friday.
Lori Vallow made her first appearance in an Idaho court Friday, appearing before a magistrate judge for her arraignment.
An Idaho Falls woman who embezzled more than $240,000 was sentenced to a rider program Thursday.
On 03-05-2020, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Detectives and the Idaho Crimes against Children task force, executed a search warrant Jefferson County Idaho. The home owner, Colton C. Williams (age 37) was arrested for possession of sexually exploitative material of children.
Less than a week after being shot in the face, Chief, a Moses Lake (Wash.) Police K-9, recovered enough to be escorted home by more than 20 police cars from 11 law enforcement agencies.
An Irwin man was arrested Tuesday after he reportedly fired a gun following an argument.
An Idaho Falls man was charged Monday after he reportedly punched a woman in the face.
BOISE – On a lopsided vote, the Idaho House on Tuesday killed legislation from Rep. Heather Scott, R-Blanchard, that sought to eliminate the penalties for not reporting the abuse or neglect of a child.
An Idaho Falls man with a history of committing felony and misdemeanor batteries was sentenced to retained jurisdiction Wednesday.
BOISE — A bill to loosen Idaho’s mandatory minimum prison sentences for heroin while adding fentanyl to the mandatory minimum statute passed the Idaho House 40-29 Monday.
A Rigby man was arrested in Idaho Falls on Monday after he reportedly punched a woman multiple times.
The Idaho Falls Police Department announced Friday it is investigating an apparent murder-suicide.
Yesterday afternoon, shortly before 1 p.m., Idaho Falls Police Dispatch were notified of a suspicious incident. The caller reported a concerning conversation with a male residing at a residence on Wintergreen Avenue, and requested a police response.
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Deputy Isaac Payne of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office said that as far as he is aware Lori Vallow Daybell, who was recently arrested in Hawaii in reference to her two missing children, will be extradited to the Madison County Jail.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested early Wednesday morning after he reportedly robbed a man at gunpoint.
At approximately 12:40 a.m. this morning, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a residence in the 5300 W. block of W. Broadway to a report of a Robbery. Deputies were told by the victim, 37 year old Jaclyn Whorton of Eugene Oregon and her boyfriend, 36 year old Devon Barrington …
A Rexburg man who robbed a gas station at knifepoint last August has been sentenced to prison.
A Butte County woman is facing three charges for child sexual battery after she reportedly sexually assaulted two teen boys in 2016.