Watch Log: Tuesday, May 10, 2016
May 11, 2016
Watch Log: Thursday, May 12, 2016
May 13, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, 2016 – 6 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016

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

2:05 p.m.
Traffic collision/fatality
900 W. 1700 S. 16-81936

A 35-year-old female was driving east across the intersection in a Dodge Neon when a pickup collided with it. A 28-year-old passenger in the Neon was killed. A 6-year-old girl in the Neon was transported in stable condition and the female driver was treated on scene and released. Both the 23-year-old male driver of the pickup and a male passenger were transported to the hospital in stable condition. Investigation ongoing. Marcus Ortega was identified to be the victim that was killed in the collision.

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