Watch Log: Saturday, October 11, 2014
October 13, 2014
Watch Log: Monday, October 13, 2014
October 14, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, October 12, 2014 – 6 a.m. Monday, October 13, 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

10:50 a.m.
Attempted Strong Arm Robbery
1345 S. West Temple

Victim was walking her bike southbound on West Temple at approximately 1345 South when she was knocked to the ground by the suspect.  While she was on the ground the suspect struck her in the face and attempted to take her bike.  The victim fought back and was able to pull the bike away from the male. Suspect described as a MWA, medium build, approximately 40 years old, 5’6′, wearing a green shirt and a dirty brown coat.  Suspect last seen running southbound on foot.  Victim had visible injuries to her arms and face.

7:13 p.m.
Child neglect / protective custody
500 N. Dexter St

Officers responded to a report of child neglect in the above listed area. An eleven year old was left responsible for twin two year olds. Upon arrival, officers found the children without adult supervision. Upon further inspection, the living conditions were found to be dangerous to the children’s wellbeing and health. Due to the age of the children and immediate need for care the children were taken into protective custody. DCFS responded for transport of the children to the Christmas Box house. Neglect charges will be screened.

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