Watch Log: Sunday, January 21, 2018
January 22, 2018
Watch Log: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
January 24, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, January 22, 2018 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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

12:53 p.m.
Fatal traffic accident
890 W. 2100 S.

A white van was traveling westbound on 2100 South approaching 900 West. The vehicle sideswiped a UTA work truck and then ran into the right rear corner of a semi-trailer, both of which were in the left turn lane waiting for the light. The driver of the van was transported to a local hospital and was later declared dead. There were no injuries to the other drivers. The driver of the van has been identified as Randall Searcy, age 47.

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