Watch Log: Wednesday, January 2, 2019
January 3, 2019
In Memoriam: Sergeant Thomas Stroud (1951)
January 5, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Thursday, January 3, 2019 – 6 a.m. Friday, January 4, 2019

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 Com4manders 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


8:00 p.m.
1705 S. 1500 E.

Officers responded to this location on an unknown problem. Upon arrival they contacted the victim who stated he had been in an altercation with an acquaintance inside his residence. The suspect had initially left however he returned, broke in to the residence and began to destroy property. The suspect fled on foot a second time prior to police arrival but was located hiding in the area by officers. Stephen Johnson, 36, was booked in to jail for burglary, criminal mischief and assault.


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