Watch Log: Friday, December 14, 2018
December 17, 2018
Watch Log: Sunday, December 16, 2018
December 17, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, December 15, 2018 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 16, 2018

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

3:43 a.m.
Burglary in progress
1095 S. State St.

Officers responded on a burglary in progress. The business owner called police stating he was holding the burglar. Officers arrived and located suspect, Willard Kirchmann (19) in the victim business. Kirchmann admitted to breaking the window and entering the business with bolt cutters with the intent to steal a bike from the business. Kirchmann also admitted to breaking into the business two other times and stealing bikes. Kirchmann was booked into jail for 3 counts of burglary, 3 counts of theft and possession of burglary tools.

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