FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 29, 2016
Contact Sim Gill
Salt Lake City, UT -- After conducting an Officer Involved Critical Incident (OICI)
review, the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office has determined that the
Nov. 2, 2016 Use of Deadly Force by a West Jordan Police Department officer was
Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office is required by Utah State law, and
operates pursuant to an agreement with participating law enforcement agencies
and consistent with established protocols and applicable law, to perform joint
investigations and independent reviews of officer involved critical incidents
including police officers’ use of deadly (including potentially deadly) force
used in the scope of police officers’ official duties.
the attached letter to West Valley City Police Chief Russo and West Jordan
Police Chief Diamond for more information.
35 East 500 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Telephone 385.468.7600 ∙ Fax 385.468.7736 ∙ slco.org/district-attorney