Officer Douglas Scott Barney

The Unified Police Department family is grateful for the outpouring of support from the community. Our hearts go out to the Barney Family during this difficult time. Our thoughts are also with Officer Jon Richey and the Richey Family as he is recovering from sustained injuries.


We are extremely grateful to those who have donated, or plan to donate, to Officer Barney's family, Benefit accounts have been created on behalf of the Barney and Richey Families. Those wishing to donate can do so at America First Credit Union under the Doug Barney Memorial Account and the Jon Richey Charitable Account or contact AFCU at 1-800-999-3961.


Complete Funeral Video

The video below is the complete Officer Doug Barney funeral for those who were unable to attend.

Memorial Video

Canyon Traffic Alerts

Cold Cases

Do you have information about a crime or missing person?

Send us an anonymous tip.


Do you want to join
our team?

Take a look at our
available positions.

Unified Police Department News

5th Annual Jared Francom Memorial Ride - 05/27/16


WHO: Anyone wishing to ride, attend, or donate to the cause.

WHAT: Memorial motorcycle ride and fundraiser. Money raised will go to the family of fallen UPD Officer Doug Barney.

WHERE: Golden Spike Harley Davidson -5152 S. 1500 W. Riverdale, Utah 84405

WHEN: Saturday May 28th, 2016. Kickstands up at 10:00am.

Contact Person: Det. Travis Gerfen, Ogden City Police Department. 435-730-6122

Click Here To Read More

2016 Wasatch Front Watershed Information - 05/26/16


WHO: The Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake and the Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities Watershed Management:

WHAT: UPD would like to remind everyone of the laws and regulations that are in place in our Wasatch Front canyons as the weather warms up and more people begin to utilize them.

Click Here To Read More

Suspect in Holladay Homicide Arrested - 05/25/16


LOCATION: 1821 E. Hidden Meadows Dr. #2D

WHO: Suspect: Damian Garcia 5/97

DATE: May 21, 2016

Click Here To Read More

Multiple Hit and Run/Aggravated Burglary Incident - 05/22/16


WHO: Phillip G. Deluca-33 years of age

WHERE: 960 E. Silica Dr. White City, UT Damage: 2-cars and the house
9634 S. Poppy Ln. White City, UT Damage: 1-car
1100 E. Galena Dr. White City, UT Damage: 1 tree
UPD Canyons Substation 7480 S. 2700 E. Cottonwood Heights, UT Damage: $100,000
4375 S. Zarahemla Dr. Millcreek, UT. Aggravated Burglary

Click Here To Read More

Serial Robbery Suspect Arrested - 05/17/16


LOCATION: Skyline Inn: 2475 E. 1700 S. Salt Lake City, Utah

WHO: Arrestee: Victor Ray Hall, 44 year-old Caucasian male, tattoo on the back of his neck. 6’2” tall, 190 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes. (Photos and video were sent with press release yesterday)

DATE: May 17, 2016

TIME: 5:00pm

Click Here To Read More

Office of the Salt Lake County Sheriff to Honor Fallen Members - 05/16/16


LOCATION: 3365 S. 900 W., Salt Lake City, Utah (Sheriff's Office Building)

WHO: The Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Unified Police of Greater Salt Lake and Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office Mutual Aid Association

DATE: May 18, 2016

TIME: 11:00 a.m.

Click Here To Read More

Serial Armed Robbery Suspect Identified & Wanted - 05/16/16


LOCATION: Salt Lake County, Utah

WHO: Suspect: Victor Ray Hall, 44 year-old Caucasian male, tattoo on the back of his neck. 6’2” tall, 190 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes. Wears a black baseball hat and a hooded jacket and jeans in most robberies. Armed with a silver semi-automatic handgun.

DATES: From mid-March to the present.

Click Here To Read More

ATM Theft and Vandalism Suspects Being Sought - 05/14/16


LOCATION: 6799 S. 900 E. Midvale, Utah - Granite Credit Union

WHO: Suspect #1: Caucasian male, tall and slender. He is wearing black gloves and his face is uncovered
Suspect #2: Caucasian male, 5’7” tall and stalky. He has his face concealed with a white bandana or the like.
Suspect Vehicle: Newer Ford F-150, four-door, dark color with lighter trim, possibly a King Ranch Edition. It will have damage to the front and rear end and is also missing a tail-light. Possible partial plate of “644” or “G44” Utah Arches plate.

Click Here To Read More

K9 Aldo Memorial Service Information


WHO: Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake K9 Aldo Memorial Service.

WHAT: Memorial Service

WHERE: Herriman High School, 11917 S. 6000 W. Herriman, Utah

WHEN: Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 2:00 p.m.

Click Here To Read More

Taylorsville Arctic Circle Robbery Suspect Search - 05/11/16


LOCATION: 4796 S. Redwood Rd., Taylorsville, Utah

WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 25- 30 years old with a tattoo on the back of his neck. Wearing a baseball hat, dark colored hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

TIME: 10:30 pm

DATE: 4/22/16

Click Here To Read More