Public Notice: Evidence Disposal Monday, May 25, 2015
May 15, 2015
Watch Log: Saturday, May 16, 2015
May 18, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2015 – 6 a.m. Saturday, May 16, 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

3:00 p.m.
Fight with a Knife
428 W. 300 S.

Officers responded to a report of two males fighting, one of them brandishing a knife. When officers arrived, both males fled. An officer located Brandon Hoskins, 27, who was still in possession of the knife. Hoskins refused to comply with commands from officers and a taser was deployed. Hoskins was booked into jail for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

2:54 a.m.
Domestic Violence/K9 Apprehension
1157 W. California Ave.

Officers responded to a domestic violence call where Jose Alberto Hernandez, 34, had assaulted his wife. Hernanzez fled on foot prior to officers arriving. K9 Junior and his handler were able to track Hernandez nearby on the Jordan Parkway where he was hiding. Hernandez was booked for aggravated domestic violence.

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.