News about Nurse Alex WubbelsINTERNAL AFFAIRS INVESTIGATION FINDS POLICE OFFICERS WHO ARRESTED NURSE VIOLATED A NUMBER OF DEPARTMENT POLICIES
(The Salt Lake Tribune — Sep 14, 2017)
A review by an independent Police Civilian Review Board also sustained findings against the two officers....
UTAH NURSE ALEX WUBBEL'S ARREST EXPLAINED
(Nurse Code — Sep 2, 2017)
An ED nurse assaulted by police, handcuffed and screaming in fear is arrested? How can thi...
EDITORIAL: CAMERAS HELP PROTECT OUR RIGHTS
(The Providence Journal — Sep 15, 2017)
Strange and unnecessary as it was, the forceful arrest of a Utah nurse who was simply doing her job this summer reminds us of some things to be grateful for: Our Constitution. An informed public. And police body cams.
UTAH POLICE PUT ON LEAVE FOR ARRESTING NURSE WUBBELS
(Al Jazeera — Sep 14, 2017)
A Salt Lake City police officer has been put on paid leave after he was filmed arresting and roughing up a nurse at a hospital for refusing to allow blood to be drawn from an unconscious patient.
INVESTIGATIONS SLAM UTAH OFFICER FOR NURSE'S VIOLENT ARREST: 'INAPPROPRIATE, UNREASONABLE, UNWARRANTED'
(People.com — Sep 14, 2017)
A pair of investigations found that a Utah detective violated police policy in July when he violently detained a nurse who refused to take a blood sample from an unconscious patient.
UTAH NURSE'S ARREST VIOLATED POLICIES, INVESTIGATION SHOWS
(CNN — Sep 14, 2017)
CNN Utah nurse's arrest violated policies, investigation shows CNN Salt Lake City Detective...
INVESTIGATION FOUND ARREST OF UTAH NURSE BROKE POLICIES, MAYOR SAYS
(NBC News — Sep 14, 2017)
SALT LAKE CITY — An investigation into the rough arrest of a Utah nurse who refused to allow a blood draw on an unconscious patient found evidence that police officers violated department policies, the mayor of Salt Lake City said Wednesday.
FBI NOW INVESTIGATING UTAH COP WHO ARRESTED NURSE ALEX WUBBELS
(Legal Reader — Sep 12, 2017)
If you've been following the story about the detective that aggressively arrested a nurse in Utah, Alex Wubbels, then you probably know that there have been a lot of developments since that unfortunate day back in late July.
FBI PROBING UTAH COP WHO ARRESTED NURSE FOR REFUSING TO DRAW BLOOD
(New York Daily News — Sep 9, 2017)
The FBI said on Friday it is examining whether federal laws were violated by a Utah police detective who is shown on video assaulting and arresting a nurse after she refused to allow taking a blood sample from an unconscious patient.
POLICE OFFICER WHO ARRESTED UTAH NURSE FIRED FROM MEDIC JOB
(CBS News — Sep 6, 2017)
SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah police officer seen on video roughly arresting a nurse who refused a blood draw for an unconscious patient was fired Tuesday from his part-time paramedic job.
UTAH HOSPITAL TO POLICE: STAY AWAY FROM OUR NURSES
(Washington Post — Sep 5, 2017)
The University of Utah Hospital, where a nurse was manhandled and arrested by police as she protected the legal rights of a patient, has imposed new restrictions on law enforcement, including barring officers from patient-care areas and from direct contact with nurses.
NURSING COMMUNITY RALLIES AROUND THE NURSE WHOSE ARREST WENT VIRAL
(KCRA Sacramento — Sep 5, 2017)
Nursing community rallies around the nurse whose arrest went viral... Now, nurses everywhere are sharing their solidarity with Alex Wubbels with hashtags like #IStandWithAlex and #NursesUnite....
IDAHO POLICE DEPARTMENT THANKS 'HEROIC' NURSE FOR STANDING UP TO UTAH COP WHO ARRESTED HER FOR REFUSING TO DRAW...
(Daily Mail — Sep 4, 2017)
Nurse Alex Wubbels was arrested on July 26 at University of Utah hospital... She had refused to take blood from the man because cops had no warrant... Rigby Police Department in Idaho thanked Wubbels for her 'heroic' act...