Crimes in Utah are classified into three categories: felonies, misdemeanors and infractions. To determine what category a crime falls into,
How Do Judges In Utah Determine Punishment At Sentencing?
In Utah, the judge will make the sentence by looking at aggravating and mitigating factors described here.
Criminal Sentencing Process In Utah
A person convicted of a crime in Utah has the right to be sentenced in no fewer than two and no more than 45 days after conviction.
Criminal Case Procedure In Utah Before Trial
Learn about all of the different hearings in criminal cases.