Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2017 – 6 a.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017
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 slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
Assault on police Officer/DUI
485 W. 100 S.
Officers stopped a vehicle and asked the driver to perform field sobriety tests. The driver refused, began resisting and attempted to use a personal stun gun against the officers. Officers used a Taser of their own and were able to take the suspect into custody. Officers booked Joseph Barlow, 23, into jail for assault on a police officer, interference and DUI.
1700 S. 900 W.
A man was riding his bicycle westbound on 1700 South traveling through the light at 900 West. A vehicle driving southbound struck the cyclist and then came to a stop. The driver fled on foot and was located a short time later by officers. Officers booked Jason Kaze, 44, into jail for DUI, hit and run and other related traffic offenses. Shawn Coller, 43, who was a passenger in Kaze’s vehicle, was booked for obstruction. The bicyclist, a 56 year-old male, was transported to a local hospital in critical but stable condition. Investigation ongoing.
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