Stephen Dark

Stephen Dark is a freelance journalist who's worked in London, Buenos Aires and now Salt Lake City.
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Refugee Blues: Students Sign Up as SLCPD Cadets

Isha Shire wants to be a cop. “Yeah, you risk your life and everything,” says the 19-year-old Somalian Bantu refugee, “but you help so much.”When Shire told her parents she had joined...

How hard is it to Spend $2 million on Public Art?

Salt Lake City is now on its third attempt at spending a $2 Million bond for public art downtown. If it fails, they lose the money.

Final Acts: The Story Behind John Williams’ Tragic End

The Salt Lake City firemen could hear a man desperately screaming for help from the fourth floor of the mansion in Capitol Hill, one of Salt Lake’s oldest neighborhoods. A neighbor had made...

An Unwanted Proposal

Loralee ’s (not her real name) two small children were screaming outside the locked door in their rented home in West Valley City. Her husband put a movie on his iPhone and slid...

From the Magazine: Mean Streets

The Housing Dilemma  Homeless women who rely on street sex work to survive have limited support from mobile street outreach by homeless nonprofits Volunteers of America and Fourth Street Clinic, along with services...

Stephen Dark

Stephen Dark is a freelance journalist who's worked in London, Buenos Aires and now Salt Lake City.