Farmington, UT – In recognition of Rony, a Davis County Sheriff’s Office K9, a Celebration of Life will be held on July 23. Photos, memorabilia, and memorial gifts will be on display.  DATE: Thursday, July 23TIME: 11 am–NoonPLACE: Davis County Sheriff’s Office Annex, 885 W Clark Lane, Farmington, UT 84025 Due to COVID-19, attendees must […]

Farmington, UT – A male individual, who was booked into our care and custody on July 12, 2020, passed away today, July 14.  Matthew David Lach, 36 years old, was apprehended and arrested for domestic violence, intoxication, and warrants. After being assessed and medically cleared by a local hospital, Lach entered the Davis County Correctional […]

Farmington, UT – Rony, a K-9 with Davis County Sheriff’s Office for five years, died this morning after months of health problems. Rony was a six-year-old German Shepherd who began his K9 career with our Office when he was 15 months old. He was handpicked by his handler, Deputy Brad Larsen, and since that time […]

Farmington, UT – Davis County Sheriff’s Office and Utah Naloxone have partnered to equip individuals exiting the Davis County Correctional Facility, and the general public, with naloxone rescue kits.  “Substance use disorder negatively impacts thousands of lives every day and many lives are lost due to overdoses. These deaths can and should be prevented,” said […]

Picture of Davis County Sheriff's Office Deputy Sheriff/Paramedic Jason Sorensen standing in front of a black patrol vehicle with a vibrant pink floral tree in the background.

Farmington, UT –It is with extreme sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Lieutenant Jason Sorensen, retired Davis County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff/Paramedic and paramedic/pilot for Intermountain Life Flight. He died tonight, June 29,  just after 9 p.m. Sorensen survived a plane crash that occurred in Davis County on June 25, 2020. […]

Farmington, UT –On Thursday, June 25, Jason Sorensen—who recently retired from Davis County Sheriff’s Office and is a full-time hoist paramedic and pilot with Intermountain Life Flight—was severely injured in a plane crash in Davis County.  Jason is a helper and now, in his greatest time of need, other helpers have boldly and bravely stepped […]

Farmington, UT – On the evening of Saturday, June 20, a 25-year-old male, in the care and custody of Davis County Sheriff’s Office, was found in his cell in a condition that would indicate attempted death by self-strangulation. CPR was immediately provided and he was transported to a hospital where he passed away. Out of […]

Farmington, UT – This evening, an individual in our care and custody died by suicide. Although every effort was made to bring the individual back to life, from performing CPR to transporting them to a hospital for life-saving treatment, they did not survive. The incident occurred in one of our designated quarantine units, where inmates […]

Farmington, UT – This afternoon, an individual in our care and custody climbed over a second floor railing and fell forward, landing on the first floor. Fortunately, the individual survived. Correctional officers and medical personnel immediately responded and provided initial care. The individual was transported to a hospital, is in stable condition, and will be […]

Farmington, UT – During security rounds on May 31, at approximately 2:30 p.m., deputies found a male individual in our care and custody who had attempted suicide.  Corrections deputies and medical personnel immediately started life-saving efforts, and were assisted by one of our deputy sheriff/paramedics who was in the Correctional Facility. We were able to […]