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Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, May 4th,  2015 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 5, 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

6:16 p.m.
350 W. Hope Ave.

A call came in about a juvenile who had a pickup order being at Walmart.  Police found the 17-year-old male and tried to take him into custody. The juvenile initially fled, then resisted and became combative, punching officers.  Both a baton and taser were ineffective.  It took several officers to gain control and get him into custody.  He was medially cleared at the scene by Fire Department personnel and taken to Detention. There the subject complained of shoulder pain so he was taken to the hospital, medically cleared again, and returned to Detention for the pick-up order, resisting and assault on a police officer. One officer received minor injuries from the altercation.

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