Watch Log: Sunday, January 18, 2015
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Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, January 19, 2015 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, January 20, 2015


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

9:26 p.m.
1444 S. State St

Officers responded to reports of a theft at a convenience store. The clerk provided a good suspect description and he was located near the store. The suspect attempted to flee on foot and actively resisted arrest, but was taken into custody. Benjamin Battle (9/20/65) was booked into jail for warrants, fleeing and resisting arrest.

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 us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip