Watch Log: Friday, December 18, 2015
December 21, 2015
Watch Log: Sunday, December 20, 2015
December 21, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, December 19, 2015 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 20, 2015


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

9:42 a.m.
28 S. State St.

A man was in the bathroom of the City Creek mall when a male entered and used physical force to rob the victim of personal belongings. The victim sustained minor injuries to his hand and face. The suspect was identified to mall security personnel, who held him until police arrived. Police booked Tobin Cowley, 25, for robbery.

8:53 p.m.
Shots fired
800 N. Starcrest Dr.

Police responded to the area where several shots were reportedly fired. Officers were able to see where multiple bullets had struck a home nearby. No one was injured. Detectives are investigating the case as possibly gang related.

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