Watch Log: Friday, December 15, 2017
December 18, 2017
Watch Log: Sunday, December 17, 2017
December 18, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 17, 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 

7:42 a.m.
Stolen vehicle
1810 S. 700 E.

Officers met with the victim of a stolen vehicle. The woman stated a man jumped into her vehicle causing her to jump out of the vehicle. The suspect then drove off with the victim’s vehicle. Officers located the vehicle and stopped it. The suspect was quickly taken into custody. Officers booked Melvin Coleman, 26, into jail for possession of a stolen vehicle.

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