Watch Log: Saturday, February 20, 2021
February 25, 2021
Watch Log: Monday, February 22, 2021
February 25, 2021

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, February 21, 2021 – 6 a.m. Monday, February 22, 2021

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

11:40 a.m.
825 S. State St.

A female suspect assaulted the victim by hitting her in the face and knocking her glasses on the ground. The suspect then stole the glasses and fled the scene. Officers responded, located the suspect and recovered the glasses. The suspect, Alice Ortiz, 50, was arrested and booked into jail for robbery, and resisting arrest.

3:38 p.m.
Aggravated Assault
2010 S. 900 E.

Officers responded to an incident that occurred in the parking lot. The victim was involved in an altercation with the suspect and fled on foot. The suspect chased the victim with his vehicle and hit him with the vehicle. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The suspect was located and identified as Larry Blackshire, 24. Blackshire was booked into jail for attempted murder, DUI, failure to stop at command of law enforcement, and open container.

8:30 p.m.
Shots fired
134 S. 400 E.

Officers responded to reports of shots fired from a balcony. Officers observed a firearm propped on a balcony. The officers contacted and arrested the only occupant of the apartment. He was identified as Derrick Sanchez, 39. Derrick was booked into jail for discharging a firearm in city limits, possession of a firearm while intoxicated and intoxication.

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