City of Taylorsville Community

Taylorsville City

The City of Taylorsville partners with UPD for fifty five police officers in addition to three civilian staff members. This includes patrol, investigations, traffic enforcement, directed enforcement, street crimes, special operations and a full-time school resource officer at Taylorsville High School.

The City of Taylorsville Precinct focuses on outstanding customer service, professionalism, efficiency and the resolution of law enforcement issues. The Precinct also works with area “Neighborhood Watch” groups to create a partnership between the community and law enforcement. This catalyst helps reduce crime and assists in maintaining pride in the community. In addition to “Neighborhood Watch”, the Precinct focuses on school programs; including drug awareness, bullying, gang awareness and the principles of integrity, self-esteem and civic involvement.

Taylorsville News

UPD Announces Implementation of New Autism Safety Roster - 11/20/14

20-Nov-2014

DATE: November 20, 2014 WHAT: Sheriff Winder will address the new UPD Autism Safety Roster, a first for law enforcement in the State of Utah.

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UPD Announces Police Officer Recruitment - November 2014

03-Nov-2014

The Unified Police Department is conducting a recruitment for Police Officers. UPD Police Officers perform a wide variety of police functions, including but not limited to: Crime repression, crime prevention, protection of personal liberties, and service to the citizens of Herriman, Holladay, Kearns, Magna, Midvale, Millcreek, Riverton, Taylorsville, and the unincorporated areas of Salt Lake County. Officers work a variety of hours including day, afternoon, or graveyard shifts, holidays, and weekends.

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Scam Alert - 08/06/14

06-Aug-2014

The Unified Police Department is investigating complaints of fraud that has been identified as a scam.

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Suspect Charged in Multiple Robberies - 06/26/14

26-Jun-2014

LOCATION: 1901 W. 4700 S. Taylorsville, UT – Smokies Smoke Shop 2187 W. 4700 S. Taylorsville, UT- Conoco 4841 S. Redwood Road Taylorsville, UT- Conoco WHO: Arrestee: Alaetiaj, Munetadhir 21 year old male from West Valley City DATE: Smokies Smoke Shop - June 10, 2014 Conoco Gas Stations – both occurred June 17, 2014 TIME: 8:02 p.m. and 8:12 p.m.

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US Bank Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 06/17/14

20-Jun-2014

LOCATION: 4135 S. Redwood Road Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 6/17/14 at 2:50 p.m. WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’8”, 40’s, muscular build, black and grey rain coat, black knit hat, and blue jeans. WHAT: Bank robbery suspect photo released

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Endangered Missing Child Alert- 05/06/14 - Found Safe

06-May-2014

LOCATION: 4625 S. Aspen Ln. Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 5/6/14 – 5:00 p.m. WHO: Larsen, Sophea L. 15 Month Old Caucasian female, 24”, 18 lbs, brown eyes, brown hair WHAT: Endangered Missing Child

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America First Credit Union Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 04/30/14

30-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 2715 W. 5400 S., Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 4/30/14 at 12:51 p.m. WHO: Suspect: Polynesian male, 5’6”, 160 lbs, wearing a grey pullover style sweatshirt, a red beanie style hat & dark sunglasses. Suspect Vehicle: Pontiac Montana, silver in color, damage on the passenger side and missing a hubcap. WHAT: Credit union robbery suspect photos released

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Deseret First Credit Union Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 04/28/14

28-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 4645 S. 2700 W. Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 4/28/14 at 10:07 a.m. WHO: Suspect: Polynesian Female, 5’6”, 250 lbs., wearing a tan jacket, a dark colored shirt under the jacket, dark colored knit style hat, white pants, and white tennis shoes. No vehicle was seen. WHAT: Credit Union robbery suspect photo released

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UPD Arrest Taylorsville Homicide Suspect - 04/19/14

19-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 3973 W. Blue Meadow Drive Taylorsville, UT DATE: 4/16/14 at 7:23 a.m. VICTIM: Steffey, Margaret, 59 years old SUSPECT: Quintanilla, Bryan Steve, an 18 year old transient WHAT: Homicide

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UPD Investigating A Homicide In Taylorsville - 04/16/14 - Update

16-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 3973 W. Blue Meadow Drive Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 4/16/14 at 7:23 a.m. VICTIM: Adult female WHAT: Homicide

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Phillips66 Gas Station Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 04/09/14

09-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 4216 S. Redwood Road, Taylorsville, UT DATE: 4/9/14 at 10:39 a.m. WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 20-30 years old, 5’8”, medium build, wearing a black “hoodie” sweatshirt, a white cloth over his face, blue denim shorts, and had a tattoo on his left calf. WHAT: Gas station robbery suspect photos released

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Deseret First Credit Union Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 04/07/14

07-Apr-2014

LOCATION: 4645 S. 2700 W. Taylorsville, UT DATE: 4/7/14 at 2:47 p.m. WHO: Suspect: Polynesian Female, 40-45 years old, 5’5”, 165 lbs., wearing a grey hoodie style sweatshirt, white t-shirt, baseball hat, black basketball style shorts, and grey shorts under the basketball shorts. No vehicle was seen. WHAT: Credit Union robbery suspect photo released

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Family Dollar Robbery Surveillance Photos Released - 03/30/14

31-Mar-2014

LOCATION: 1649 W. 4200 S. Taylorsville, UT WHO: Suspect #1: Male, unknown physical description, wearing a black “hoodie” style sweatshirt with a red stripe on the side and the number “3” on the shoulder, grey sweatpants, white tennis shoes, ski type mask, purple/blue latex gloves, and had what appeared to be a gun under a cloth in his hand. Suspect #2: Male, unknown physical description, black “hoodie” style sweatshirt with grey interior, white or tan sweatpants, black gloves, brown baseball cap, pink or red bandana, black sunglasses, and black shoes. This suspect also had a hand gun. DATE: 03/30/14 TIME: 9:41 p.m.

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March 2014 Coffee with a Cop Event - 03/27/14

24-Mar-2014

Come and join your local UPD Officers and get your questions about crime answered over a cup of coffee. When: Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:00-10:00am Where: Several local Smith's Grocery Stores around the valley (Please see flyer)

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UPD Arrest Shell Gas Station Robbery Suspect - 03/22/14

22-Mar-2014

LOCATION: 4111 S. Redwood Road Taylorsville, UT WHO: Suspect: Strobell, Jeffrey, 34, of Murray, UT DATE: 03/22/14

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Mountain America Credit Union Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 03/07/14

07-Mar-2014

LOCATION: 2627 W. 4700 S, Taylorsville, UT DATE: 3/7/14 at 5:45 p.m. WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 50’s, 5’10”, 160 lbs., short white hair, wearing a blue windbreaker jacket, blue jeans, a blue ball cap with orange writing, glasses, a surgical mask and a bag.. WHAT: Credit union robbery suspect photo released

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Missing Endangered Child Alert - 03/03/14 - UPDATE

03-Mar-2014

LOCATION: 4100 S. Redwood Rd., Taylorsville, UT DATE: 03/03/14 – 4:00 p.m. WHO: Swann, Damion M. 12 year old male Caucasian male, 4’3”, 75 lbs., red hair, Wearing: blue shirt, black “hoodie”, blue jeans WHAT: Endangered Missing Child

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UPD Offers Condolences to Family of Slain Officer Sgt. Cory Wride

01-Feb-2014

The Unified Police Department offers its sincere condolences to the family of slain Utah County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Cory Wride. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

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Fatal DUI Traffic Crash Update - 01/26/14

26-Jan-2014

LOCATION: 5400 S. 1300 W. Taylorsville, UT DATE: 1/25/14 at 8:32 p.m. WHAT: Fatal DUI traffic crash VICTIM: Thurber, Zane 3 year-old male from Murray SUSPECT: Guinea, Manuel de Jesus 55 year-old male from Kearns INVOLVED VEHICLES: 1. Dodge Ram 1500, driven by Guinea (not injured) 2. Subaru Legacy, driven by a 36 year old male (transported to IMC in serious condition) 3. Dodge Caravan, driven by a 28 year old female (not injured) 4. Ford Expedition, driven by a 28 year old female (not injured) 5. Volvo S40, driven by a 33 year old female (not injured)

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Serial Bank Robber Strikes Again - New Photos Released - 01/10/14

10-Jan-2014

LOCATIONS: 159 W. Center St. (Zions Bank) Midvale, UT – 12/6/13 at 11:33 a.m. 5219 S. 4015 W. (America First Credit Union) Taylorsville, UT – 12/20/13 at 4:16 p.m. 8100 S. State St. (US Bank) Midvale, UT – 12/23/13 at 1:40 p.m. 8100 S. State St. (US Bank) Midvale, UT (ATTEMPT) – 1/10/14 at 3:12 p.m. 159 W. Center St. (Zions Bank) Midvale, UT – 1/10/14 at 3:46 p.m. 7070 S. State St (First Utah Bank) Midvale, UT – 1/10/14 at 4:42 p.m. WHO: Suspect: Hispanic or Caucasian male, 5’7”, 20-30 years old, medium build, some facial hair growth, and has used a fake beard and mustache, and has usually worn a hat or knit cap. The clothing has been different in each case. WHAT: Serial bank robbery suspect photos released

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Serial Bank Robber Photos Released - 12/23/13

23-Dec-2013

LOCATIONS: 159 W. Center St. (Zions Bank) Midvale, UT 5219 S. 4015 W. (America First Credit Union) Taylorsville, UT 8001 S. State St. (US Bank) Midvale, UT DATE: 12/06/13 at 11:33 a.m. (Zions Bank) 12/20/13 at 4:16 p.m. (America First Credit Union) 12/23/13 at 1:40 p.m. (US Bank) WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’9”, 20-30 years old, thin to medium build, some facial hair growth, or has used a fake beard and mustache, and has always worn a hat or knit cap. The clothing has been different in each case. WHAT: Serial bank robbery suspect photos released

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Property Management Burglary Suspect Video Released - 12/17/13

17-Dec-2013

LOCATION: 5937 S. Redwood Road, Taylorsville, Utah -Boardwalk Realty Management DATE: 11/17/13 and 12/05/13 WHO: Suspect #1: Hispanic or Caucasian male, 30-40 years old, short dark hair and a beard Suspect #2: Hispanic or Caucasian male, 30-40 years old, goatee, and a ball hat Suspect #3: Hispanic or Caucasian male, 30-40 years old, with a dark colored hoodie WHAT: Burglary suspect videos released

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U.S. Bank Robbery Suspect Photos Released - 12/03/13

03-Dec-2013

LOCATION: 4135 S. Redwood Road, Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 12/3/13 at 9:36 a.m. WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’11”, unknown age, possible tattoo or mark on left hand, and was wearing light blue pants and a grey hoodie with a black mask. WHAT: Bank robbery suspect photo released

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UPD Searching For Serial Robbery Suspect - 10/18/13

18-Oct-2013

LOCATION: Four locations in UPD jurisdiction WHO: Suspect: Hispanic male, 50 to 60 years old, 5’6”, thin build, wearing a black “beanie” style hat and a black jacket with a white horizontal strip in the chest.

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Taylorsville Home Invasion Robbery & Homicide Investigative Update - 10/12/13

12-Oct-2013

LOCATION: 5163 Applewood Dr., Taylorsville, UT DATE: 10/9/13 8:42 p.m. WHO: Victim: Monte, Nicholas T., 23 years of age, from South Salt Lake Previously Arrested: Gonzales, Geno Alex, 22 years of age, from Salt Lake City Arrested: Mendoza, Jose M, 22 years of age, from West Valley City Outstanding Wanted Suspect: Gomez, Alfred, 34 year old

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Nicholas Monte Homicide Update - 10/11/13

11-Oct-2013

LOCATION: Area of 5300 S. 3200 W., Taylorsville, UT DATE: 10/9/13 8:42 p.m. WHO: Victim: Monte, Nicholas T., 23 years of age, from South Salt Lake Arrested: Gonzales, Geno Alex, 22 years of age, from Salt Lake City WHAT: Homicide Update

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Taylorsville Key Bank Robbery Suspect Photo Arrested - 09/28/13

27-Sep-2013

LOCATION: 1939 W. 4700 S., Taylorsville, Utah DATE: 9/27/13 at 11:58 a.m. WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’9”-5’11”, slender build, and was wearing a dark colored zip up hoodie with the hood up and had on a green Halloween type mask. He was driving a white passenger car, possibly a Honda or Toyota. WHAT: Key Bank robbery suspect photo arrested WHO: Lulzim Bajraliu, 28, of West Valley City, UT

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Taylorsville Credit Union Robbery Suspect Arrested - 09/27/13

24-Sep-2013

LOCATION: 4645 South 2700 West, Taylorsville, UT WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’6”, 150lbs, brown hair (balding), wearing blue button down dress shirt with yellow tie, and blue jeans. Suspect is missing several front teeth. Possible vehicle: Green Dodge Neon DATE: 9/20/13 TIME: 5:25 p.m. ARREST LOCATION: Salt Lake City, area of 200 W. 500 N. DATE: 9/27/13 WHAT: Cory Lee Stephens, 7/27/85

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UPD Offers Condolences To Family of Sgt. Derek Johnson - 09/01/03

01-Sep-2013

The Salt Lake Unified Police Department, Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office and its Corrections Bureau would like to extend our most sincere and deepest condolences to the family of Sgt. Derek Johnson and the Draper Police Department. May your families, friends, and community feel love and support during this difficult time.

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UPD Announces Lateral Police Officer Recruitment

20-Aug-2013

The Unified Police Department is conducting a recruitment for Lateral Police Officers. UPD Police Officers perform a wide variety of police functions, including but not limited to: Crime repression, crime prevention, protection of personal liberties, and service to the citizens of Herriman, Holladay, Kearns, Magna, Midvale, Millcreek, Riverton, Taylorsville, and the unincorporated areas of Salt Lake County. Officers work a variety of hours including day, afternoon, or graveyard shifts, holidays, and weekends.

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Taylorsville US Bank Robbery Photos Released - 08/09/13

09-Aug-2013

LOCATION: 4135 South Redwood Road, Taylorsville, UT WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, 5’7”, medium build, red hair, full goatee, sunglasses, grey hoodie, blue levis, white baseball hat with white/silver stripes DATE: 08/09/13 TIME: 4:53 p.m.

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Taylorsville Stabbing Suspect Name Released - 07/27/13

27-Jul-2013

LOCATION: 4384 S. Jarrah St., Taylorsville WHO: Sanchez, Dillon 10/11/94—booked into jail 17 year old male—booked in to Detention 17 year old male—booked in to Detention DATE: 7/27/13 TIME: 5:31 a.m.

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Rare Coin Strong Arm Robbery Suspect Arrested - 07/25/13

25-Jul-2013

LOCATION: 1530 S. Main St. (Colonial Village Motel) Salt Lake City WHO: Suspect #1: Al-Wazzan, Yousef Z 12-13-84 Suspect #2: Caucasian or Middle Eastern male, early 30’s, black hair, short, stocky and had tattoos on the right side of his neck and on both arms. Suspect vehicle: Chrysler 300-silver in color DATE: 7/25/13

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Rare Coin Strong Arm Robbery - 07/02/13

02-Jul-2013

LOCATION: 5571 S. Redwood Rd. Taylorsville, Utah (McDonalds) WHO: Suspect #1: Caucasian or Middle Eastern male, late 20’s, 6’2”, 180 lbs, short black hair and went by the name of “Daniel.” Suspect #2: Caucasian or Middle Eastern male, early 30’s, black hair, short, stocky and had tattoos on the right side of his neck and on both arms. Suspect vehicle: Chrysler 300-silver in color DATE: 6/23/13 TIME: 9:13 a.m.

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Unified Fire Authority Announces Utah Fireworks & Open Burning Information

26-Jun-2013

The Unified Fire Authority Announces 2013 Utah Fireworks and Open Burning Information

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Assaulted Soccer Referee Passes Away From Injuries - 05/04/13

04-May-2013

LOCATION: 4351 S. Redwood Road, Eisenhower Junior High, Taylorsville, UT DATE: Incident: 4/27/13 11:30 a.m. Passed Away: 5/4/13 at 9:33 p.m. WHO: Victim: Portillo, Ricardo 2-11-67 of Salt Lake City Suspect: 17 year old male of Salt Lake City WHAT: Portillo passes away at the hospital following an assault during a soccer game.

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Taylorsville Honors Law Enforcement Student From Taylorsville HS

25-Apr-2013

Taylorsville City honors Daryllin Zitting, the Taylorsville High School top Unified Police School Resource Program Student of the Year nominee.

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Taylorsville 7-Eleven Armed Robbery Suspect Sought - 04/15/13

16-Apr-2013

LOCATION: 3180 W. 5400 S. Taylorsville, UT WHO: Suspect: Caucasian male, mid 20’s wearing a black sweat shirt, blue jeans, a dark multi-colored hat, and a shoulder bag. The suspect was armed with a two-tone colored handgun. DATE: 4/15/13 TIME: 2:35 a.m.

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Unused or Expired Medication Disposal Date & Locations Announced - UPDATE 04/01/13

27-Mar-2013

Unified Police Department (UPD) participating in upcoming Unused or Expired Medication Disposal Collection on April 27, 2013 from 10:00am-2:00pm. See drop-off locations below.

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Girl Scout Cookie Theft Suspects Arrested - 03/19/13

19-Mar-2013

Two individuals have been identified in the robbery from a Girl Scout cookie stand in front of a Wal-Mart in Taylorsville on March 16, 2013.

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Girl Scout Cookie Theft Suspect Description Released - 03/17/13

17-Mar-2013

LOCATION: 5469 S. Redwood Rd., Taylorsville DATE: 3/16/13 at 4:01 p.m. WHO: Suspect #1: Caucasian male, 20ish years old, 5’9”, 150 lbs., slim build, shaved head, full sleeve tattoo on left arm, and a white shirt Suspect #2: Caucasian female, thin build, blond hair Suspect Vehicle: Chevy Cavalier, 1995-1999, 2 door, teal or green in color, factory rims, Utah Centennial plates, with faded coloring on the roof. WHAT: Theft

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Unified Police Welcomes the Taylorsville Police Department

29-Jun-2012

LOCATION: Taylorsville City Hall, 2600 W. Taylorsville Blvd.
WHAT: A short ceremony and celebration as the Unified Police Department welcomes the Taylorsville Police Department.
DATE: Saturday June 30, 2012
TIME: 11:30 p.m.

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Sheriff Winder Swears in Members of the Taylorsville Police Department

25-Jun-2012

In a ceremony today at the Sheriff's Office Building, Sheriff James M. Winder swore in Taylorsville Police Officers as members of the Unified Police Department. We are excited to welcome these new members to our family and to service the citizens of Taylorsville.

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Over 13 Fugitives Arrested in Taylorsville

01-Apr-2011

Metro Gang Unit

Metro Gang Detectives worked the Auto Theft/Fugitive/Gang Member Operation, which was led by Taylorsville Police Department. Over thirteen fugitives arrested and several with new charges.

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Taylorsville Links

Taylorsville Precinct

Chief of Police Services
Tracy Wyant

Location

2600 West Taylorsville Boulevard
Taylorsville, UT 84129
385.468.9435

Precinct Lobby Hours
M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm

To report a crime or request to speak with a officer, call Dispatch at 801.743.7000
For all emergencies, call 9-1-1