Watch Log: Friday, February 12, 2021
February 25, 2021
Watch Log: Monday, March 8, 2021
March 18, 2021

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Thursday, February 18, 2021 – 6 a.m. Friday, February 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

8:48 p.m.
Criminal Mischief/Trespass
451 S. State St.

Security officers observed a man breaking a window and entering the building. Just after the male entered the security guards arrested him and contacted police. The suspect was identified as Alexander Oberbeck, 23. He was booked into jail for criminal mischief and trespass.

9:18 p.m.
Stolen Vehicle
176 W. 600 S.

Officers located a vehicle that was listed as stolen in a parking lot. Officers identified the occupant as Michael Barney, 27. Barney was booked into jail for felony theft and providing false information to a police officer.

9:56 p.m.
Shots Fired
1834 W. Independence Blvd.

Dispatch received several calls stating shots were fired in the area. Officers located shell casings near this house. No property damage or injuries were reported.

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