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August 2, 2014
Watch Log: Saturday, August 2, 2014
August 4, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, August 1, 2014 – 6 a.m., Saturday, August 2, 2014


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, please visit

11:31 a.m.
1060 S. 900 W.

Citizens reported that a male later identified as Justin Brown (11/20/81) was exposing himself to women in the Peace Gardens.  Officers quickly responded to the area and Brown was chased from the park and was taken into custody by other responding officers.  It was determined that Brown is a registered sex offender.  Brown was booked into jail on two counts of felony lewdness and one count for being sex offender in a public park.

8:30 p.m.
Auto Ped T/A
785 E. 400 S.

A male was very intoxicated and staggering on the north sidewalk of 400 South when he lost his balance and fell into the roadway where he was struck by a westbound vehicle.  He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.  Accident investigators responded to the scene and the case is under investigation.

12:30 a.m.
470 S State

A vehicle was south bound on State street in the middle lane.  The driver looked over her shoulder to check her blind spot to change lanes.  When she looked back a bike was in the lane in front of her.  She quickly applied her brakes but ran into the bicyclist.  The bicyclist hit the windshield and suffered minor head injuries and road rash.  The bicyclist was reportedly intoxicated.

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 the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: crimetip