Watch Log: Thursday, December 5, 2019
December 10, 2019
Watch Log: Saturday, December 7, 2019
December 10, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, December 6, 2019 – 6 a.m. Saturday, December 7, 2019

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


10:00 a.m.
Assault on a Police Officer
322 E. 300 S.

Dispatch received several calls of a person yelling at people in the area of 252 S. 400 E. He was located outside of the YWCA where he assaulted a female dropping off her child. Detectives located at the YWCA came out and the male began to fight with them. Two detectives were able to take Zachary Jacob, 41, into custody. He was taken to jail on related charges.

10:20 a.m.
Shots Fired
1379 N. Miami Circle

Several calls came in of shots fired at this house, which is vacant but appears to be a flop house. Multiple shell casings were found in the street. 5-6 people ran from the house. There was no report of damage or injuries.

12:59 a.m.
Auto-Ped Incident
500 E. 300 S.

A vehicle was traveling eastbound on 300 S. going through the light at 500 E. Two pedestrians were still in the crosswalk of the intersection and were struck by the vehicle. Both were in critical condition and were transported to a local hospital. One of the pedestrians John Hautau, 40, died as a result of the collision. Justin Williford, 23, was arrested on suspicion of DUI.


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