Watch Log: Friday, July 20, 2018
July 24, 2018
Watch Log: Sunday, July 22, 2018
July 24, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, July 21, 2018– 6 a.m. Sunday, July 22, 2018

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, visit

6:57 p.m.
600 S. 200 W.

Officers attempted to stop a black Honda that was driving erratically, swerving into oncoming traffic. Officers backed off due to heavy traffic and pedestrians in the area. The vehicle was seen again a few blocks away and again driving into oncoming traffic. Officers again attempted to stop the vehicle and followed as it left the downtown area. The driver finally came to a stop in the area of 1400 S. 1500 W. The driver Larry Stairs, 49, was taken into custody. There were indications that Stairs had used bath salts. He was processed for DUI and booked into jail on a probation violation, interlock device violation, failure to stop, and possession of a dangerous weapon by a restricted person.

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