sex crimes http://kuer.org en Child Sex Abuse Prevention Bill Advances in Senate http://kuer.org/post/child-sex-abuse-prevention-bill-advances-senate <p></p><p>A bill that would provide training for teachers and parents on child sexual abuse and give schools the option to educate students about avoiding abuse cleared its last major hurtle in the state legislature on Tuesday.</p><p>House Bill 286, sponsored by Democratic Representative Angela Romero requires the State Board of Education and Department of Human Services to approve the required curriculum by 2016.</p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:01:07 +0000 Whittney Evans 43245 at http://kuer.org Child Sex Abuse Prevention Bill Advances in Senate House Okays Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Bill http://kuer.org/post/house-okays-child-sexual-abuse-prevention-bill <p></p><p></p><p>A bill that aims to protect children from sexual abuse through education got unanimous support on the House floor today despite some initial concerns.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:48:07 +0000 Whittney Evans 42740 at http://kuer.org House Okays Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Bill Utah House Passes 'Revenge Porn' Bill http://kuer.org/post/utah-house-passes-revenge-porn-bill <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lawmakers in the Utah House passed a bill on Friday, making it a crime for a person to distribute intimate images of others with the intent to harm them.&nbsp;</span></p> Sat, 15 Feb 2014 00:18:37 +0000 Terry Gildea 42186 at http://kuer.org Utah House Passes 'Revenge Porn' Bill West Valley Police Audit Uncovers Issues with 13 Domestic Violence Cases http://kuer.org/post/west-valley-police-audit-uncovers-issues-13-domestic-violence-cases <p></p><p>The West Valley City Police Department has announced the results of an audit of its former sex crimes unit. The audit focused on an allegation that a large number of cases last year were left uninvestigated, and that a member of the unit had inappropriately closed cases without following protocol.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:15:12 +0000 Andrea Smardon 39705 at http://kuer.org West Valley Police Audit Uncovers Issues with 13 Domestic Violence Cases