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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:


6/26 11:20 a.m. Fraudulent credit card use was reported in the 1600 block of Village Park Place.

6/27 8:47 p.m. Fraud was reported in the 1200 block of Farrview Court.


6/21 2:45 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 22000 block of Willamette Drive.

6/21 4:57 p.m. An accident was reported in northbound I-205 south of 10th Street.

6/25 3:21 An accident was reported at 10th Street and Salamo Road.

6/27 8:54 a.m. A landscaping truck lost its brakes and backed into two vehicles at Skyline and Summit drives.


6/21 1:46 p.m. A theft was reported in the 2100 block of Eighth Court.

6/22 5:43 p.m. A female was cited and released for a theft in the 5600 block of Hood Street.

6/24 6:16 p.m. A shoplifter was cited and released in the 5600 block of Hood Street.

6/25 11:45 p.m. Tools were reported stolen from the 1700 block of Willamette Falls Drive.


6/21 2:23 p.m. A little girl was found alone and crying in a vehicle in the 22000 block of Salamo Road.

6/21 3:57 p.m. A citizen wrongly believed the new Chase bank in the 19000 block of Willamette Drive was being robbed.

6/21 6:12 p.m. Suspicious men looking for work came to a door in the 6000 block of West A Street.

6/21 6:15 p.m. Kids are suspected of opening a vehicle’s door and messing with the windshield wipers in the 2000 block of Eighth Avenue.

6/22 1:53 a.m. A minor was cited and released for minor in possession in the 25400 block of Swiftshore Drive.

6/22 12:43 p.m. Someone spray painted obscene words on a vehicle in the 1100 block of Bexhill Street.

6/22 4:52 p.m. An agitated subject was talking to himself in the middle of the street in the 4700 block of Cornwall Street.

6/22 9:32 p.m. People were seen camping on Cedar Island, located in the Willamette River.

6/23 3:23 p.m. A suspicious man was seen talking to a 15-year-old girl and making her uncomfortable at Safeway.

6/24 6:41 a.m. Trash is piling up in a backyard in the 1400 block of Village Park Place.

6/24 7:54 a.m. A suspicious man sleeping in a vehicle in the 300 block of Marylhurst Drive was just an early bird waiting for an appointment.

6/25 7:43 p.m. An estranged husband keeps showing up and stressing out the children.

6/26 1:33 a.m. Kids are out TP’ing houses in the 3000 block of Sabo Lane.

6/26 2:13 a.m. A subject was cited and released for possession of marijuana.

6/26 3:14 p.m. An 8-year-old girl was hit by a third-grade boy recklessly riding a bike near Charman and Simpson streets. The girl was treated for abrasions and contusions at a hospital.

6/27 3:25 a.m. Minors were partying in the 1400 block of Burns Street.

6/27 10:58 a.m. A walker and several old papers left in a driveway raised concerns in the 1000 block of Rosemont Road.

6/27 1:52 p.m. Preteen boys were climbing walls and setting off fireworks in the 3400 block of Parker Road.

6/27 4:02 p.m. A mother was accused of leaving a child unattended in the water in the 1400 block of Lewis Street.

6/27 6:59 p.m. A woman “sleeping” by some mailboxes near Beacon Hill and Fairhaven drives was just waiting for a ride.