Watch Log: Thursday, August 27, 2020
August 31, 2020
Watch Log: Saturday, August 29, 2020
September 1, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, August 28, 2020 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 29, 2020


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



1:16 p.m.
Industrial Accident
83 S. Navajo St.


A 44-year-old male fell from an elevated forklift. He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. OSHA was notified.


5:41 p.m.
975 W. South Temple St.


A call came in for a robbery in the area of the above address. Officers who were already in the area were able to locate the suspect leaving the area on a bike. Officers attempted to stop the suspect and he fled on the bike, crashing a short distance later. Officers took custody of the suspect. The victim was uncooperative with officers. Michael Brown, 35, was booked for fleeing, resisting and possession of a controlled substance.


6:53 p.m.
455 E. 200 S.


Officers responded to a call for a male yelling and lunging into traffic at this location. The officers contacted the male who refused to cooperate. OC spray was used on the male which enabled officers to take him safely into custody. EMS responded to treat the suspect for the OC spray exposure. Gary Seaman, 56, was then transported to jail for public intoxication, disturbing the peace, and resisting along with an outstanding warrant.


10:37 p.m.
Traffic Stop
380 S. 900 W.


During a traffic stop an officer noticed marijuana in a car. The driver was placed into custody and found to have a stolen gun on his person. The suspect was also found to have meth in his possession. Edgar Mota, 28, was booked for these offenses.


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