Watch Log: Thursday. December 19, 2019
December 23, 2019
Watch Log: Saturday, December 21, 2019
December 23, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, December 20, 2019 – 6 a.m. Saturday, December 21, 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

11:57 p.m.
Redwood Road S. Temple

Jafet Rosas had an active federal warrant. The Gang unit saw Rosas and pulled him over in the area of Redwood Road and South Temple. Inventory of his vehicle after arrest yielded a handgun. The federal warrant was possession of a firearm by a restricted person. He was taken to jail on the new charge as well as the warrant.

12:58 a.m.
1690 S. 900 W.

Three people entered the store and began selecting food and beer. They exited the store to a waiting vehicle without paying for the items. The clerk followed the thieves out of the store to confront them when the driver of the vehicle exited the car and displayed a handgun. The clerk retreated to the store and called for police.

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