Watch Log: Sunday, May 9, 2021
June 8, 2021
Watch Log: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
June 9, 2021

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, May 10, 2021 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 11, 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

2:07 p.m.
Found Explosive
1785 W. Sequoia Vista Circle

Management of a storage company located a live hand grenade in one of the units. The Hazardous Device Unit responded and rendered the item safe.

5:16 p.m.
220 South Rio Grande Street

A woman gave birth to a child and discarded the body near a camp on Rio Grande Street. Officers were notified and located the mother in the area. Homicide detectives were called out and the investigation is on-going.

12:58 a.m.
1689 S. 1300 E.

Officers responded to a burglary call at a gas station. It was determined that the suspect entered through the roof and from store video a description of the suspect was obtained. Shortly thereafter a report came in of a juvenile breaking back into a house that he had run away from. The description of the juvenile match that of the burglary suspect. Officer responded and located the juvenile. The juvenile was arrested for the burglary and taken to juvenile detention.

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