Watch Log: Thursday, November 5, 2020
November 18, 2020
Watch Log: Saturday, November 7, 2020
November 18, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, November 6, 2020 – 6 a.m. Saturday, November 7, 2020


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


8:38 a.m.
1245 S. 900 W.


Two male suspects entered the store, one stood by the entrance while the other walked behind the counter and began fighting with the clerk. The suspect at the door threatened a customer with a weapon. The suspects left, after getting cash, in a Silver Jeep Compass with no plate and an Apple sticker on the rear window. The first suspect was wearing a wolf mask, a black jacket and a blue shirt. The second suspect was last seen wearing dark clothes with a hooded sweatshirt, a hat and a facemask.


12:24 p.m.
455 S. 500 E.


The subject entered the Smiths, selected some items and left without paying. Loss prevention attempted to stop the subject before leaving the store, but she refused to stop. Loss prevention followed the suspect out of the store where she pointed a can of mace at loss prevention but the attempt to spray him was unsuccessful. Margaret Alta ,53, was booked into jail for robbery.


6:40 p.m.
Occupied Stolen Vehicle
996 S. Redwood Rd.


Officers observed a vehicle at this address. After further investigation they found it to be stolen. Johnson Ren, 31, was taken into custody without incident and booked into jail on possession of a stolen vehicle.



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