Watch Log: Sunday, October 20, 2019
October 25, 2019
Watch Log: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
October 25, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, October 21, 2019 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, October 22, 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 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

10:06 a.m.
Wanted Person
1300 S. State Street

A suspect wanted for aggravated assault was observed walking northbound on State Street. When officers tried to stop him, he fled on foot across 1300 south. The suspect was located and taken into custody without incident in the parking lot. Ernesto Saaverda, 42, was booked for aggravated assault and failure to stop at command of a law enforcement officer.

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