Press Release: Salt Lake City Police Children’s Book Drive
December 7, 2016
SLCPD Evidence Disposal for December
December 8, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016 – 6 a.m. Thursday, December 8, 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 

10:56 p.m.
Shots fired
1800 W. Independence Blvd.

A man was in his house when he heard gun shots. He went outside and saw a dark colored Dodge Avenger pulling out of the parking lot. The victim noticed his vehicle had been shot 17 times. There is no suspect information and no casings were located.

2:27 a.m.
1707 S. 300 W.

Two men entered the Maverik. One suspect went to the beer cooler while the second suspect approached the clerk behind the counter and pointed a handgun at him. The victim managed to take the gun away from the suspect and grab the suspect’s shirt as he tried to leave. Both suspects fled the area empty handed. The suspects are described as two Hispanic male adults in their 20’s.

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