Watch Log: Saturday, October 24, 2020
October 29, 2020
Watch Log: Monday, October 26, 2020
October 29, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, October 25, 2020 – 6 a.m. Monday, October 26, 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

6:24 a.m.
258 W. 300 S.
20- 193007

Officers responded on reports of a man walking around breaking glass out of vehicles. Officers located the suspect and the suspect fled on foot. After a short pursuit he was taken into custody. Jeriel Ortiz, 29, was booked into jail for felony criminal mischief and fleeing. Eight vehicles and a business had been damaged.

8:09 a.m.
Violent Trespasser
100 S. State Street

Officers responded to the above location at the request of security for an aggressive transient who was trespassing. Once officers arrived the subject started to fight with the officers. A taser drive stun was used on the subject. He continued to resist until officers were able to hold him against the hood of a patrol car. The subject continued to actively resist and yell. Due to the subject continuing to fight with  officers he was placed into the WRAP. Nicholas Dunker, 35, was transported to jail for failure to identify, disorderly conduct and interfering with an arresting officer.

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