Watch Log: Tuesday, September 8, 2020
September 18, 2020
Watch Log: Thursday, September 10, 2020
September 18, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, September 9, 2020 – 6 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 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

3:14 p.m.
Industrial Accident
1990 W. 500 S.

Mark Peterson, 59, was repairing a vehicle when an accident occurred. Coworkers found him and attempted life saving measures but he died on scene.

8:50 p.m.
544 S. 700 E.

The victim was approached by a male who asked him for money. As the victim took out his wallet the suspect grabbed it and threatened him before leaving. The suspect was described as a White male, 6’3” tall weighing 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black beanie, black bandana, black sweatshirt and khaki pants with black shoes.

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