Watch Log: Saturday, October 3, 2015
October 5, 2015
Watch Log: Monday, October 5, 2015
October 6, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, October 4, 2015 – 6 a.m. Monday, October 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, visit

1:02 p.m.
Found dynamite
1040 W. 700 S.

A homeowner stated his children found a stick of dynamite while playing in the backyard. He brought the explosive to the Pioneer Precinct. The Hazardous Devices Unit was called out to properly dispose of the item.

8:42 p.m.
Found incendiary device
475 S. 300 E.

A homeowner was in the process of moving out of his house when he came across a military M125 aerial cluster flare.  The homeowner brought the item to the Salt Lake Public Safety Building to hand over to police. The Hazardous Devices Unit was called out to properly dispose of the item.

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