Watch Log: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
May 21, 2020
Watch Log: Friday, May 22, 2020
May 26, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Thursday, May 21, 2020 – 6 a.m. Friday, May 22, 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


10:12 a.m.
Trespassing/Narcotics Arrest
52 N. Tommy Thompson Rd.

Officers were called to remove a trespasser from the hotel. They contacted the male who was trespassing and had outstanding warrants for his arrest. The male initially refused to leave the room, and once he did, he resisted arrest. After the male was in custody narcotics were found. Shane Rudy, 58, was booked into jail for trespass, possession of a controlled substance, resisting and outstanding warrants.


1:51 p.m.
1663 W. Northwood Ave.

The victim answered their door and a female immediately pushed her way inside and assaulted the victim. The suspect then stole the victim’s vehicle, a Honda Accord. The suspect is an acquaintance of the victim, she has not been located at this time.


3:19 p.m.
Traffic Stop
400 S. Cheyenne St.

Officers conducted a traffic stop at this address and obtained consent to search the vehicle. A rifle was located in the vehicle along with narcotics and packaging materials. Joel Sanchez, 50, was booked into jail for possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of a firearm by a restricted person and possession of drug paraphernalia.


1:12 a.m.
Shots Fired
452 N. 1300 W.

Officers were dispatched on a shots fired call. Upon arrival they located numerous shell casings in an alleyway. No property damage or injuries were reported, investigation ongoing.


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