Watch Log: Saturday, June 25, 2016
June 27, 2016
Watch Log: Monday, June 27, 2016
June 28, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, June 26, 2016 – 6 a.m. Monday, June 27, 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

6:47 a.m.
Attempt vehicle theft
535 S 200 E

Matthew Greene 30, used metal pole to break into a vehicle, officers arrived on scene and challenged Greene while he was still in the car. Greene stated as he was challenged that he had stolen a backpack prior to breaking into the current vehicle and that there might be an explosive in it. Officers set up containment on the parking lot. Greene exited the vehicle leaving the backpack and was taken into custody. It was determined that there was not an explosive in the backpack and the scene was cleared. Greene was taken to jail for attempted vehicle theft, vehicle burglary, and public intoxication.

11:30 p.m.
Shoplift-resisting-injured officer
350 W. Hope Ave

Chijindu Ubani 23, was seen shoplifting at the Walmart and he was stopped by security. Ubani was asked to come to the security office but refused. Ubani began to resist. An officer working part time at Walmart attempted to take Ubani into custody. During the course of the arrest the officer’s hand was injured. Ubani was cited and released due to jail restrictions.

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