Farmington, UT – Davis County Sheriff’s Office detectives have made an arrest following an investigation into the rape of a child. On August 2nd, 2021, detectives arrested 40-year-old Phillip Brandon Stokes. Stokes has been booked into the Davis County Jail on rape of a child, three counts of aggravated sexual abuse of a child, two […]

Farmington, UT – A 58-year old male who was booked into our care and custody on July 18, 2021, was found unresponsive and pronounced dead this morning, July 31st, 2021.  “Our hearts go out to the family and friends,” said Sheriff Kelly V. Sparks. “Medical staff in the jail work hard to provide the best […]

County to end its program in a move officials agree will tackle growth                When Davis County residents open their property tax notices at the end of July, they will see a schedule for public Truth in Taxation hearings set for August. Most of these hearings are driven by one encompassing issue — the elimination […]

Farmington, UT – Early this evening, a Corrections deputy interrupted a suicide pact attempt made by two individuals in our care and custody. Staff and external first responders immediately provided life-saving care and both individuals were transported to the hospital for a comprehensive medical exam and subsequent medical treatment.  “Our deputy’s ability to swiftly and […]

Farmington, UT – Davis County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with Davis County Commission and the Davis County Attorney’s Office, announced a Second Amendment policy effective today. The intent of the policy is to reiterate responsibilities as law enforcement officials and to address Second Amendment concerns and requests made by community members.  “As law enforcement officials, […]

Farmington, UT – In partnership with Davis County Health Department, and in accordance with the State of Utah’s vaccine distribution plan and phases, 209 individuals in the Davis County Correctional Facility have received the first of two COVID-19 vaccines.  Basic Details: Vaccinations are voluntary On 3/17, vaccinations were offered to those who met age and […]

Farmington, UT – Starting this week, tablets are available for everyone in the care and custody of Davis County Sheriff’s Office. Preloaded with a variety of educational, entertainment, and communication features, the tablets offer persons who are incarcerated with improved opportunities to stay informed and connected.  “The tablets are a resource we’ve been working on […]

Farmington, UT – A male individual, in the care and custody of Davis County Correctional Facility, was transported to the hospital this weekend due to non-life threatening injuries sustained in a stabbing.  “Violence against persons is not something we take lightly, anywhere and everywhere it occurs,” said Sheriff Kelly V. Sparks. “Proper medical treatment and […]

Farmington, UT – A quaint groundbreaking ceremony was held today for a Medical Observation Unit at the Davis County Correctional Facility in Farmington.  “We are caregivers for those entrusted to us,” said Sheriff Kelly V. Sparks. “The new medical observation unit allows us to provide even greater care, support, and treatment to those who are […]

Farmington, UT – This afternoon, Corrections deputies interrupted a suicide attempt made by an 18-year-old male in our care and custody. Staff and external first responders immediately provided life-saving care and he was transported to the hospital for a comprehensive medical exam.  “We’re incredibly grateful that this young man will have a second chance at […]