Watch Log: Sunday, January 17, 2021
January 20, 2021
Watch Log: Tuesday, January 19, 2021
January 20, 2021

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2021 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, January 19, 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

2:01 p.m.
Vehicle Theft
1450 S. West Temple St.

The victim reported she used her ex-boyfriend’s car to run some errands. When she returned two males confronted her and took the vehicle from her. One of the males had a gun. The vehicle had GPS tracking and was located in West Valley a short time later.

5:44 p.m.
400 W. 200 S.

The victim was using the bathroom at Gateway Mall. The suspect approached the victim stating that he was security and needed to see inside the victim’s backpack. The victim refused and asked to see ID, the suspect then grabbed the bag and ran off.

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