Watch Log: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
January 29, 2015
Watch Log: Friday, January 30, 2015
February 2, 2015


Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Thursday, January 29, 2015 – 6 a.m. Friday, January 30, 2015 

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. Items contained herein are based on information available at the time of its release and should not be interpreted as an admission or finding of guilt. Arrest information may differ from formal charges filed by the prosecuting agency. To see a list of completed calls for service in the last 48 hours, please visit 

8:36 a.m.
Theft/burglary arrests
1990 W. North Temple

Officers responded to a shoplifting call with a male and female suspect who also both admitted to recent burglaries.  Daniel Rogers, 46, and Melissa Hamilton, 31, were booked on numerous charges including possession of methamphetamine and heroin, theft, burglary and warrants. 

11:17 p.m.
Hit & Run/fleeing
1000 E. 500 S.

Officers responded to a traffic accident where one of the drivers fled on foot. A K9 unit responded and tracker/sniffer dog “Otto” located the driver nearby. Heath Wibbenmyer, 32, was booked on several charges including possession of a stolen vehicle, DUI, and Hit & Run. 

2:23 a.m.
Traffic violation/fleeing
300 E. 500 S.

An officer observed a car driving the wrong way on a city street and attempted a traffic stop.  The car fled but a short time later the officer located it parked along 800 E. 500 S. As the officer approached the car he heard a voice from a man on a nearby porch, threatening to shoot the officer.  Brett Brown, 43, was safely taken into custody and booked on several charges. 

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip