In Memoriam: Officer Blaine L. Baxter
September 4, 2014
Violent Crimes Conference Wrap-Up/Media Availability 8-9 am Friday
September 4, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, September 3, 2014 – 6 a.m. Thursday, September 4, 2014

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, please visit

12:24 a.m.
Shots Fired
1100 N. Redwood Road

Several witnesses reported that a man known to them fired a handgun from a truck while passing by their apartment. The suspect is the boyfriend of a family member. Officers located the truck and were able to take the suspect into custody without incident. Mika Tiatia (2/18/78) was booked for possession of a firearm by a restricted person, aggravated assault, and possession of stolen property. No injuries or property damage were found at the scene.

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