In Memoriam: Officer Carl Carlson (1929)
March 9, 2015
Watch Log: Saturday, March 7, 2015
March 9, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015 – 6 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 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

07:30 a.m
Drug Arrest
550 S. Concord Street
Officers observed the suspect engaged in suspicious activity at Sherwood Park. During a traffic stop the suspect was found to be in possession of marijuana, scale, packaging material and a handgun. The suspect, Axel Espinoza, (18yrs old) was booked into jail for DUI, POCS w/intent, possession of paraphernalia, possession of a handgun by a restricted person.
08:13 a.m.
1780 S. Redwood

Two male Polynesian suspects dressed in Rocky Mountain Power overalls began “working” on a power box outside of Digital Toyz. One of the suspects knocked on the door of the business and was allowed inside. Once inside the suspects produced a dark colored handgun and took cash from the business and the employees. Several drones were taken from the business. Suspects forced the employee into a restroom and fled from the scene. No vehicle was seen. Suspects described as 2 MPA, both 6 feet, 220 pounds, wearing beenies and overalls.

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