Watch Log: Thursday, October 1, 2020
October 7, 2020
Watch Log: Sunday, October 4, 2020
October 8, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, October 3, 2020 – 6 a.m. Sunday, October 4, 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

10:57 a.m.
Occupied Stolen Vehicle
996 S. Redwood Rd.

Officers located an occupied stolen vehicle at this address. They attempted to conduct a high hazard stop on the vehicle when the driver backed into a police vehicle. Officers attempted to take the driver into custody however he resisted. Eventually Simon Taufa, 29, was booked into jail for theft, resisting arrest and failure to stop at command of a law enforcement officer.

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip