Watch Log: Friday, August 25, 2017
August 29, 2017
Watch Log: Sunday, August 27, 2017
August 29, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, August 26, 2017 – 6 a.m. Sunday, August 27, 2017


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

4:18 a.m.
Threats with a gun
900 W. Fayette Ave.

The complainant called about an ongoing dispute with her ex-boyfriend, Juan Olvera, 20, who had threatened to shoot her brother and her house. Responding Officers located Olvera hiding near a vehicle at 1500 S. 1000 W. Officers found an AR-15 under the car he was next to, and after discussions with Olvera they determined to write a search warrant for his car. The warrant was approved and inside the car Officers located a Glock pistol, ammunition, a spent shell casing and approximately one pound of marijuana. Both firearms were stolen from separate burglaries in 2016 and Juan was booked into jail for possession of the stolen firearms, possession of firearms by a restricted person, possession of a deadly weapon with criminal intent and distribution.

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