Watch Log: Friday, December 28, 2018
January 2, 2019
Watch Log: Sunday, December 30, 2018
January 2, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2018 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 30, 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 Com4manders 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

3:32 p.m.
1229 East Wilmington Ave

The victim, an elderly female, was walking through Hidden Hollow Park when she was approached from behind by two males. The males suddenly grabbed her purse and attempted to flee. The victim attempted to hold on to her purse but was pulled to the ground at which time she lost her purse. The suspects were both described as black males, 16-20 years old, five feet seven inches tall, one of whom was wearing a grey hoodie. They were last seen fleeing the area on foot. The victim was not injured.

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