Watch Log: Monday, May 18, 2020
May 19, 2020
Watch Log: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
May 21, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, May 19, 2020 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2020


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


7:51 a.m.
Weapons and Narcotics Arrest
450 N. Dorothea Way

Officers responded to a residence near this address on a man with a gun. Upon arrival they took the male into custody and observed a gun and drug paraphernalia in plain sight. Officers obtained a search warrant and located 2 guns, narcotics and cash. Jose Padilla-Mondragon, 22, was booked into jail for possession of a firearm by a restricted person, possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and outstanding warrants.


2:44 a.m.
Shots Fired
1082 W. 300 S.

Officers responded on numerous calls of shots fired. Upon arrival they found an unoccupied vehicle and a residence had been damaged by gunfire. No injuries were reported. Shell casings were located in the roadway. The shots were possibly fired from a silver passenger vehicle travelling east on 300 South.


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