Watch Log: Thursday, December 17, 2020
December 18, 2020
Watch Log: Saturday, December 19, 2020
December 21, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, December 18, 2020 – 6 a.m. Saturday, December 19, 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

3:06 p.m.
Wanted Person
252 N. Winter St.

Officers received information that a wanted fugitive, Samuel Sanchez, 31, was inside the listed address. Samuel had multiple active felony warrants and was currently violating an active protective order. A plan was formulated, and officers were able to safely take Sanchez into custody inside without incident.

5:07 p.m.
400 S. Rio Grande St.

An officer was notified of a suspicious person checking car doors in the area. The officer contacted the individual and tried to take him into custody. The suspect fought with the officer but was eventually taken into custody. Justin Carter, 26, was taken to jail for warrants and possession of methamphetamine.

11:10 p.m.
Shots Fired
1610 W. Ivy Cir.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired. Officers found several shell casings but no damage or victims.

3:38 a.m.
Occupied Stolen
1990 W. N. Temple St.

Gang Detectives were at the Motel 6 following up on some information when they noticed a suspicious vehicle pull into the parking lot. A check of the vehicle showed that it was stolen. Detectives were able to take the driver Tino Cesspooch, 31, into custody and booked him into jail for possession of a stolen vehicle.

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