Chief Burbank's Presentation to SLC City Council on Metro Support Bureau
May 20, 2014
Watch Log: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
May 22, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2014 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, May 21, 2014

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

9:47 a.m.
Traffic Accident
500 S. State St.

A passenger car was southbound on State Street when the driver failed to stop for a red light at 500 South. A pickup truck traveling westbound collided with the car. The 87-year-old man driving the car was transported in serious condition. The 41-year-old male driver of the pickup was treated and released at the scene.

11:41 a.m.
Fugitive arrest
1740 W. Mojave

Officers located and arrested wanted person Christopher James Bailey (11/20/80). He was booked on aggravated robbery and a US Marshall hold.

2:00 p.m.
Smith’s Ballpark
#77 W. 1300 S.
No case

The police department is aware of an alleged assault at the ballpark Tuesday afternoon; however, no call was made to the department at the time. Later in the afternoon, the department was contacted by a local hospital about a man with an ear injury consistent with media reports. Upon responding to the hospital and interviewing the man, the alleged victim declined to file a complaint.


To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: crimetip.