Officers fill gymnasium for fallen Sergeant Cory Wride’s funeral

OREM — Black sashes stretched across the badges of police officers attending Sgt. Cory Wride’s funeral services Wednesday morning. The stands at the UCCU Center on UVU’s campus were filled with family, friends, police officers and grateful community members as thousands gathered to remember and honor Wride. “(Cory Wride) willingly placed himself between evil and […]

UV crime: Officer killed in crime spree, kids caught with counterfeit bills

One officer dead, one critically injured Jose Angel Garcia Jauregui, 27, went on a horrific crime spree through Utah and Juab counties Thursday, killing one officer and critically wounding another. Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride was stopping to help what he thought was a stranded motorist on Thursday afternoon in Eagle Mountain when he was […]