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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:


10/1 7:54 p.m. A burglary was reported in the 2600 block of Parker Road. A screen was pried off and things in the kitchen were moved but nothing was taken.

10/3 7:03 a.m. Jewelry, a purse and a vehicle were stolen from a home in the 6000 block of Skyline Circle.


9/28 8:36 a.m. A wallet was stolen from a grocery basket at Walmart.

9/29 7:29 p.m. A theft was reported in the 1800 block of Blankenship Road.

9/29 8:50 p.m. The tip jar was stolen from Papa Murphy’s in the 2000 block of Eighth Avenue.

9/29 10:20 p.m. Someone tried to steal the bed extender from a pickup truck in the 3700 block of Ridgewood Way.

9/30 4:01 p.m. A juvenile was seen stealing a half case of beer from Safeway.

10/1 12:23 p.m. A theft was reported in the 600 block of Springtree Lane.

10/1 5:20 p.m. A theft of gas was reported at the Chevron in the 2100 block of Eighth Court.

10/2 8:38 a.m. An iPhone was stolen from an unlocked locker at West Linn High School.

10/2 12:30 p.m. A shoplifter was apprehended at Market of Choice.

10/3 4:15 p.m. A theft was reported in the 5600 block of Hood Street.

10/3 6:42 p.m. A subject took garbage and threw it into the street in the 22000 block of Willamette Drive.


9/27 9:27 a.m. A woman in the 19800 block of Bennington Court received a fraudulent call saying there was a federal charge against her and that her citizenship would be revoked.

9/28 3 p.m. Someone is using a routing number from the 22400 block of Skyview Drive to transfer funds.

9/28 4:33 p.m. Fraud was reported in the 2600 block of Maria Court.


9/27 11:13 a.m. A single-vehicle accident was reported on northbound Interstate 205 at Willamette Drive.

9/29 7:19 p.m. A vehicle hit a building in the 22200 block of Willamette Drive.

10/1 9:31 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 19100 block of Willamette Drive.

10/1 3:12 p.m. An accident was reported at Sunset Avenue and Willamette Falls Drive.


9/27 7:42 a.m. A man going through a dumpster in the 3500 block of Cedaroak Drive was asked to not return.

9/28 8:43 a.m. A downed tree was reported in the 4700 block of Alder Street.

9/28 1:19 p.m. At Hammerle Park a downed tree was reported.

9/28 2:04 p.m. Large tree branches were blocking the road in the 19800 block of Bellevue Way.

9/28 2:23 p.m. Police responded to a report of tree limbs on fire on electrical wires near Rosemont Road and Shannon Lane.

9/28 3:32 p.m. A tree fell on a neighbor’s shed in the 2900 block of Mark Lane. The neighbor was upset.

9/28 4:17 p.m. A fallen tree was partially blocking the road at Marylhurst and Willamette drives.

9/28 6:30 p.m. A tree fell on the play structure at Hammerle Park.

9/28 7:16 p.m. Possible gunshots were heard near Arbor Drive and Lower Midhill Drive.

9/28 10:21 p.m. A man was staggering on northbound Interstate 205 at 10th Street.

9/28 10:38 p.m. A man was sitting on a lawn chair and smoking on the shoulder of the freeway on ramp near the Abernethy Bridge.

9/29 12:45 a.m. A subject walking along Willamette Falls Drive near Epperly Way was “acting odd.”

9/29 2:09 p.m. A tree was in the roadway in the 3900 block of Edgewood Court.

9/29 4:02 p.m. A tree fell in the 2000 block of Mountain View Court.

9/29 4:02 p.m. A tree was blocking the road in the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.

9/29 7:26 p.m. A tree was blocking the road at Remington Drive and Salamo Road.

9/29 8:33 p.m. A tree fell near northbound Interstate 205 at 10th Street.

9/29 9:29 p.m. A tree was blocking the road near Dillow and Lowry drives.

9/30 11:09 a.m. A suspicious man “gestured” and waved his arms at a driver at Barrington Drive and Salamo Road.

9/30 9:59 p.m. A man was suspiciously sitting on the curb near Pimlico and Willamette drives.

10/1 11:50 a.m. The rearview mirror of a vehicle was broken in the 4200 block of Imperial Drive.

10/1 1:47 p.m. A tree fell into wires in the 22300 block of Clark Street.

10/1 2:55 p.m. A student missing from Willamette Primary School was found at a friend’s house.

10/2 1:40 p.m. Tenants are being harassed by a neighbor in the 2200 block of Snowberry Ridge Court.

10/2 1:53 p.m. A library patron who was declined a card burned the application outside the library.

10/3 7:43 p.m. A light was on in a vacant house in the 22100 block of Willamette Drive.

10/3 8:39 p.m. Two women sitting on a curb drinking and smoking in the 1200 block of Orchard Street said they “needed a break from the kids.”


9/30 10:05 p.m. Coyotes were raising a racket in the 3400 block of Parker Road.