Watch Log: Saturday, August 9, 2014
August 11, 2014
Detectives Trying to ID Theft Suspect
August 11, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, August 10, 2014 – 6 a.m. Monday, August 11, 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

1:16 p.m.
Attempted Auto Theft
599 N. Darwin Street

The owner of a motorcycle came home from church to find Chad Campbell (4/1/91), attempting to steal his motorcycle from the apartment complex parking lot. The owner chased Campbell from the scene. Officers arrived and took Campbell into custody in the area of 200 W. 600 N. Campbell was booked for attempted theft of a vehicle, criminal mischief, theft, and a warrant.

5:06 a.m.
Fleeing/Taser Deployment
200 S. 400 W.

Melvin Bernie Zambrano (5-8-67) and another male were stopped for park curfew in Pioneer Park.  While the officer was dealing with the other party Zambrano fled.  The officer didn’t pursue at that time but later located Zambrano at 200 S. 300 W.  Zambrano fled again heading north behind an apartment building on 200 S. The officer caught up with Zambrano and used his taser, and was able to take Zambrano into custody.  Zambrano was booked for park curfew and failure to stop at the command of a police officer.

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