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 […]

Farmington, UT – Last night, an individual who has been in our care and custody for approximately four months intentionally ended his own life.  “We are distraught by this young man’s death and send our condolences to his family, friends, and loved ones,” said Sheriff Kelly V. Sparks. “A variety of protective factors and resources […]

Farmington, UT – Early this morning, a male individual in one of our pods presented with symptoms associated with COVID-19. A rapid test was performed with a positive result. Rapid tests were then conducted on all individuals in his housing unit, which is one of three housing units in the pod.  There are 375 individuals […]

Farmington, UT – This morning, a 29-year-old male in our care and custody was injured in an incident that appears to be an attempt at suicide. Staff and external first responders immediately provided life-saving care and he was transported to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.  “We are relieved the injuries sustained this morning […]

Farmington, UT – Beginning October 16, non-violent offenders in Davis County may have the option of participating in an ankle monitor program as an alternative to incarceration.  “The Davis County Sheriff’s Office is actively working on programs that will enhance public safety, lower the cost to taxpayers, and improve rehabilitation outcomes for inmates at the […]

Farmington, UT – An arrest has been made in relation to an ATV rollover, with a fatality, that occurred in Farmington Canyon on September 12, 2020.  First responders and Davis County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue responded to the initial call to provide medical care and recovery of two male individuals. Investigators have since determined alcohol […]