Watch Log: Saturday, January 9, 2021
January 13, 2021
Watch Log: Monday, January 11, 2021
January 13, 2021

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, January 10, 2021 – 6 a.m. Monday, January 11, 2021

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

4:16 p.m.
999 S. Main St.

A male suspect assaulted a female victim outside her apartment. The suspect pushed the victim and stole the purse she was holding. He then fled on foot. The victim sustained minor injuries from the incident. Investigation ongoing.

4:59 p.m.
1096 E. 500 S.

Melonie Ponni, 43, was reported as trespassing at the Little Caesars. Melonie had previously been trespassed from this location and returned again. When contacted by the first officer on scene, Melonie assaulted him and was taken into custody. The officer was treated for minor injuries and Melonie was booked into jail for assault and trespassing.

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