Watch Log: Monday, July 22, 2019
July 23, 2019
Watch Log: Wednesday, July 24, 2019
July 25, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2019 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 24, 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

1:16 p.m.
Fatal Traffic Accident
600 W. 400 S.

Craig O. Kruse, 42, was Eastbound on his motorcycle when he started drifting across the lanes and collided head on with a blue Acura RDX in the Westbound lane. The Acura had 3 occupants, one occupant went to an area hospital in a private vehicle with very minor injuries. Kruse was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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