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:

THEFTS

5/26 10:20 a.m. A vehicle was stolen near the 1100 block of 12th Street.

5/27 9:38 a.m. A theft was reported at Safeway on Salamo Road.

5/28 12:07 p.m. A theft was reported in the Hidden Springs area.

5/29 8:14 a.m. A burglar entered a home through

the cat door and stole various items, including a White Mongoose style bicycle.

5/29 1:29 p.m. A shoplifter was apprehended at Market of Choice on Hood Street.

ACCIDENTS

5/26 3:36 a.m. A traffic accident occurred near the 10th Street exit on Southbound Interstate 205.

5/26 10:27 a.m. A traffic accident occurred at the intersection of Bland Circle and Salamo Road.

LIFE IN WEST LINN

5/24 10:51 a.m. The prospective buyer of a used 2005 Ford Mustang was worried it was “too good of a deal” and wanted an officer to confirm the car wasn’t stolen. He ultimately bought the car, but forgot to cancel the police call.

5/24 12:42 p.m. A woman said her daughter was confronted by a woman who said she was driving too fast.

5/24 1:33 p.m. Two men were suspected to be shooting BB guns at geese near the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.

5/24 3:52 p.m. Two men who “didn’t belong” were spotted near Michael Drive and Ostman Road. They were helping a woman move.

5/24 4:44 p.m. People were seen looking in the windows of a vacant home near the 1400 block of Rosemarie Drive. They were looking to see if they wanted to buy the house.

5/24 4:55 p.m. A man yelled in a woman’s face and told her she “got his kid taken away.”

5/24 5:34 p.m. A suspicious driver was pulling up to other cards and looking in their windows.

5/24 5:40 p.m. A caller said her parents would not let her see her boyfriend and had kept her in the house all day. Police contacted her mother, who confirmed she was grounded.

5/24 7:41 p.m. Two men were seen crawling into a window of a vacant house near the 3300 block of Quail Ridge Court.

5/24 8:41 p.m. Suspicious looking people were seen rummaging through recycling bins near the Bolton Fire Station.

5/24 8:48 p.m. Teens with skateboards were “possibly” drinking and smoking near the 3400 block of Parker Road.

5/24 A woman said a student pulled a small pocket knife on her child while at Willamette Primary School.

5/24 9:56 p.m. A man who refused to leave the West Linn Saloon was staring at people in a strange manner and saying he was a good person who does not do bad things. He left before officers arrived.

5/24 10:35 p.m. A woman said teens were trying to take her picture and harassing her.

5/25 11:48 a.m. A man at a Chevron station near the 2100 block of 8th Court bought a Mike’s Hard Lemonade, then poured it into a Gatorade Container and drove away.

5/25 1:55 p.m. A woman said she saw a driver smoking a “drug type pipe” while driving on Southbound Interstate 205.

5/25 7:16 p.m. Teens were smoking, being loud and cursing under the shelter area at Tanner Creek Park.

5/25 10:27 p.m. A driver was drinking a beer while getting gas at the Chevron Station near the 2100 block of 8th Court.

5/26 2:10 a.m. A person was trying to break in through the back door of a home near the 3400 block of Riverknoll Way.

5/26 8:47 a.m. An anonymous tipster reported that there was no toilet paper or paper towels at a restroom at Mary S. Young Park.

5/26 4:08 p.m. A resident heard glass breaking near the 1400 block of Rosemarie Drive.

5/26 4:43 p.m. A woman had received three phone calls within 15 minutes from a subject who was “being mean” and acting “really weird.”

5/26 8:00 p.m. A woman was heard screaming near the 6500 block of Failing Street.

5/26 10:02 p.m. A caller said a man was claiming to need help and couldn’t find his home.

5/27 8:41 a.m. A man received two calls from a private number, during which nothing was said on the other line.

5/27 9:56 a.m. A woman had a fight with her daughter while driving, during which the daughter threw water on her. The mother then kicked her daughter out of the car and went to the police.

5/27 12:25 p.m. A man received a phone call from a man who said he had a warrant for his arrest and it needed to be dealt with immediately.

5/28 1:27 p.m. An elderly man was forced to pour out a bottle of vodka that he opened after leaving a liquor store.

5/28 2:53 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen leaving the area near Brandon Place and Dollar Street.

5/29 2:29 a.m. A suspicious looking person was going through dumpsters near the 5000 block of Broadway Street. The person was collecting cans.

5/29 5:59 a.m. A resident was upset about noise from the loading dock at Market of Choice on Hood Street.



Local Weather

Fair

89°F

West Linn

Fair

Humidity: 32%

Wind: 5 mph

  • 27 Aug 2014

    Sunny 88°F 60°F

  • 28 Aug 2014

    Partly Cloudy 85°F 60°F