Watch Log: Saturday, May 12, 2018
May 14, 2018
Watch Log: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
May 16, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, May 13, 2018 – 6 a.m. Monday, May 14, 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

9:27 p.m.
Traffic stop
720 N. 900 W.

An officer was patrolling the area of the Solara Apartments looking for a wanted felon. A vehicle pulled in behind him extremely close as he was slowing to look for the wanted person. When the officer inquired if the occupants needed something. Juan Zacarias, 25, approached him inquiring as to why he was stopping in the middle of the road. Zacarias got very close to the officer and appeared aggressive. The officer told him to step back. Zacarias refused after multiple requests. The officer then advised Zacarias that he was under arrest. Zacarias was non-compliant and refused to be arrested. The officer called for help and several officers’ responded code as he was attempting to arrest Zacarias and was surrounded by a hostile male and female. Ultimately several officers arrived and were able to handcuff Zacarias and diffuse the situation. Zacarias transported to jail for disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and failure to comply. The officer received a minor injury during the arrest.

9:30 p.m.
Traffic incident
1100 W. 600 N.

An officer heard the call for help for the above mentioned incident and responded with lights and siren from his location nearby. As the officer was travelling east on 600 North and approached a white Nissan Altima. The officer began to pass on the left side of the vehicle, the Altima turned left into the police car. This sent the police car into the front yard of a nearby residence. Minor injuries to both drivers. UHP was called to the scene to investigate. *Always pull to the right to yield to emergency vehicles.


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