Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites

Police Log


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

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:


6/30 8:36 a.m. A wallet and beer were stolen from a garage in the 3400 block of Coeur d’Alene Drive.


6/28 10:14 p.m. Three cases of Corona beer were stolen from Safeway on Salamo Road.

6/30 7:24 p.m. A theft was reported in the 1000 block of 12th Street.

7/1 12:17 p.m. A woman came home in the 1100 block of Fall Oaks Court to find her ex-boyfriend and her car gone, along with money from her bank account.

7/2 2:28 p.m. An estranged husband was accused of stealing his wife’s prescription drugs when dropping kids off at the house.

7/3 12:11 p.m. A theft was reported in the 5600 block of Hood Street.

7/3 4:37 p.m. A theft of gas was reported at the Chevron station in the 2100 block of Eighth Court.

7/3 5:30 p.m. A cellphone was reported stolen from Safeway.


6/28 6:23 a.m. A suspected drunk driver in the 19100 block of Willamette Drive was determined to be an accident.

6/28 8:35 a.m. Another suspected drunk driver in the 3500 block of Cedaroak Drive was a non-injury crash.

6/28 8:42 a.m. A single-vehicle accident occurred on southbound I-205 south of Highway 43.

6/28 12:32 p.m. A vehicle hit the cart corral at Walmart and left the scene.

6/29 9:20 a.m. A vehicle rolled down the 5200 block of West A Street to a charter school when a man was attempting to disconnect it from a motorhome.

6/29 1:23 p.m. An accident was reported in the 1700 block of Willamette Falls Drive.

6/30 7:04 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported at 16th Street and Willamette Falls Drive.

7/1 12:29 p.m. A suspected bicycle versus vehicle accident at Skyline and Summit drives was just a female falling off her bike.

7/1 2:49 p.m. An accident was reported at Hood Street and Willamette Drive.

7/2 8:15 a.m. A five-vehicle accident happened on Interstate 205 on the bridge. An injury was reported.

7/3 8:19 a.m. A crash was reported at Hidden Springs Road and Willamette Drive.

7/3 1 p.m. An accident occurred on southbound I-205 near 10th Street.


6/28 9:43 a.m. A man and a little girl with no underwear on were seen in the 22700 block of Salamo Road.

6/28 3:38 p.m. A 17-year-old son with a grudge took his mom’s cellphone and refused to give it back because he was grounded.

6/28 3:50 p.m. Survey stakes were pulled out of the ground and thrown into the bushes at the city of Lake Oswego’s water treatment plant in the 4200 block of Kenthorpe Way.

6/28 6:46 p.m. A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 22800 block of Willamette Drive.

6/28 7:36 p.m. A caring parent in the 2400 block of Marylhurst Drive teaching a child how to dial 911 actually called the police.

6/28 10:10 p.m. Campers at Fields Bridge Park were told to move along.

6/28 10:48 p.m. Two argumentative females were raising a ruckus in the 2700 block of Lancaster Street.

6/29 11:34 a.m. A resident thinks neighbors are responsible for “shoot(ing) odors from an air gun” coming into a home in the 5500 block of First Court.

6/29 10:32 p.m. Campers at Fields Bridge Park vowed to move on.

6/30 9:31 a.m. Suspected thieves at Willamette Park were really water ski team members.

6/30 12:15 p.m. A juvenile was cited and released for stealing razor blades from Market of Choice.

6/30 4:56 p.m. A man drove by a child’s lemonade stand in the 1300 block of Dollar Street four times, honking, barking and pointing at children.

6/30 9:42 p.m. A parent wanted to discuss a son’s behavioral problems with an officer.

6/30 10:38 p.m. Juveniles in a vehicle in the 2200 block of River Heights Circle were suspected of doing drugs.

6/30 11:11 p.m. Kids “horsing around with backpacks” near Kensington Court and Umpqua Lane worried a resident.

7/1 12:38 p.m. A resident in the 3200 block of Wild Rose Loop suspects foul play as a garage door keeps opening and closing.

7/2 8:23 p.m. A vehicle was found to have two flat tires and feces shoved inside a door handle in the 5100 block of Nelco Court.

7/2 10:58 p.m. Subjects running around and yelling near Dollar Street and River Heights Circle may be on drugs.

7/2 3:06 p.m. A small brush fire was started by fireworks at a Montessori school in the 3100 block of Parker Road.

7/3 1:47 p.m. A woman was passed out drunk behind the liquor store in the 21100 block of Salamo Road.

7/3 3:25 p.m. A suspicious man knocked on a door in the 6500 block of Beam Street and offered to buy a truck.

7/4 7:54 a.m. A trash bag with miscellaneous items was found in a yard in the 1800 block of Barnes Circle.

7/4 9:44 a.m. A large red purse was found in the 19900 block of Willamette Drive.

7/4 2:20 p.m. A daughter on drugs passed out in a backyard.

7/4 4:59 p.m. People riding ATVs through a park in the 18500 block of Upper Midhill Drive were told to stay out.


6/30 6:27 p.m. A German shepherd was running in traffic near Crescent and Ponderay drives.