Chief’s Message, December 2013: Holiday Safety
December 3, 2013
Watch Log: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013
Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2013 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, December 4, 2013

SALT LAKE CITY — Each day Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service, not all of which result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events they felt stood out in the last 24-hour period. 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, please visit


08:48 a.m.
Stolen/recovered  vehicle
800 West 800 South

Officers responded to the above location on a report of a stolen van. The victims had left their van warming up unattended when the suspect stole it. The suspect brought the van back minutes later when she discovered that a baby was in the back seat of the van.  Juana Marie Valdez (8/9/86) was booked into jail for possession of stolen vehicle.