Watch Log: Sunday, July 21, 2019
July 23, 2019
Watch Log: Tuesday, July 23, 2019
July 24, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2019 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2019


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

6:00 a.m.
Shots Fired
900 S. 1100 W.

The residents were in their front yard when a red vehicle and red motorcycle drove past them slowly. The vehicles made a U-turn and drove back to the house stopping in front. The victims became concerned and ran inside and called the police, shortly after they heard three gunshots. One of the rounds struck the front door. Officers located one shell casing in front of the home. Investigation ongoing.

6:16 p.m.
Shots Fired
1567 S. Foothill Blvd

Carl Boyack had gone to the church near his apartment and had discharged a shotgun into the ground. He returned to his apartment leaving the shotgun and returned to the church. Officers made contact with him there. Boyack advanced on officers in a threatening manner and was taken to the ground and cuffed. After being placed in the police car Boyack began kicking and had to be further restrained for his safety and to prevent more damage. A warrant was written for his residence and the shotgun was seized. Boyack was taken to jail for the discharge of a firearm, possession of a firearm by a restricted person and several other related charges.

10:59 p.m.
Aggravated Robbery
1530 S. Main St.

Victim was at the Main Street Motel in room #27 with the suspect. The victim and the suspect got into a heated argument and the suspect displayed a weapon and demanded the victim’s property. The victim gave the suspect his wallet, ran out of the motel room and called police. Officers responded to the motel and located the suspect, the weapon, and the victim’s wallet. Harold Black, 60, was booked into jail for Aggravated Robbery.

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