Watch Log: Friday, December 27, 2013
December 30, 2013
Watch Log: Sunday, December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, December 28, 2013 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 29, 2013


SALT LAKE CITY — Each day Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service, not all of which result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events they felt stood out in the last 24-hour period. 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, please visit

3:52 p.m.
Bank Robbery
3190 S. Richmond

The suspect entered the America First Credit Union and demanded money from the teller. The suspect was given money and then fled southbound on foot. Suspect described as a male white adult (25-35), 5 feet 10 inches tall, medium build, blonde hair, blonde unshaven facial hair, black rim glasses, wearing a gray hoodie, a dark beanie and jeans. No weapons seen.


1:46 p.m.
Recovered Stolen Vehicle
876 E. 800 S.

An officer observed a vehicle enter the Smith’s parking lot at a high rate of speed. Two occupants exited the vehicle and went into the store. The officer discovered that the vehicle was listed as stolen. The suspect driver, Robert Gates (5/24/71), then came out of the store and was arrested after he attempted to get back into the stolen vehicle. The white male passenger, who wore dark clothing, did not return to the vehicle and remains outstanding. Gates was booked into jail for possession of stolen vehicle, possession of burglary tools, and paraphernalia.