Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
· 1/10, 2:28 p.m.; Jordan L. Emery, 23, Sherwood, arrested at the West Linn Municipal Court after sentencing for unlawful possession of a firearm. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail without bail.
· 1/10, 3:19 p.m.; Trent E. Berglund, 28, 1684 Eighth Ave., No. 14, arrested at the West Linn Municipal Court after sentencing for a probation violation for assault. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail without bail.
· 1/15, 3:09 p.m.; Byron M. Odle, 38, Beaverton, arrested on northbound I-205 near 10th Street for driving while suspended - misdemeanor. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $7,500 bail.
· 1/9, 8:17 p.m.; Daniel Lawrence, 20, Oregon City: arrested in Oregon City on a Lincoln County Jail warrant for failure to appear for contempt of court. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on punitive bail of $7,500.
· 1/10, 7:10 p.m.; Gabriel Rafael Juarez, 34, address unavailable: arrested in Umatilla County on a West Linn Municipal Court warrant for a probation violation for driving while suspended - misdemeanor. He was lodged in the Umatilla County Jail on $10,000 bail.
· 1/11, 10:14 p.m.; Stephen M. Smith, 33, address unavailable: arrested in Aurora on a West Linn Municipal Court warrant for failure to appear for disorderly conduct. He also was lodged on a Canby Police Department warrant for failure to appear. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $12,500 bail.
· 1/13, 4:04 p.m.; Kristiaan V. Beer, 25, transient: arrested on northbound I-205 near 10th Street on a Linn County warrant for failure to appear for unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of cocaine. She also was charged with possession of a controlled substance - heroin. She was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $70,000 bail.
· 1/11, 9:57 p.m.; Jason W. Dean, 36, Wilsonville: arrested on southbound I-205 at 10th Street on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. He was transported to the Clackamas County Jail where he was cited and released.
· 1/11, 11:57 p.m.; Jason L. Cooper, 23, Vancouver, Wash.: arrested in Oregon City on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. He was transported to the Clackamas County Jail where he was cited and released.
TICKET BUT NO JAIL
· 1/9, 2:43 p.m.; Joy A. Eckman, 23, 5400 Schatz Road, was cited and released in the 5600 block of Hood Street for theft.
· 1/10, 1:48 p.m.; Cynthia A. Chinnock, 54, Salem, was cited and released in the 5600 block of Hood Street for theft.
· 1/12, 2:23 p.m.; John Alcutt, 20, 1923 McKillican St., was cited and released at home for assault and criminal trespass after a dispute with his fiancé.
· 1/13, 2:40 a.m.; Diana W. Fleisher, 18, Clackamas, was cited and released on northbound I-205 near Hwy. 99E for minor in possession of alcohol by consumption.
· 1/13, 2:40 a.m.; Ryan S. Goulet, 20, Toledo, was cited and released on northbound I-205 near Hwy. 99E for minor in possession of alcohol.
· 1/15, 7:35 p.m.; Police were informed that there was a possible burglary ongoing at a construction site near Marylhurst Drive and Skye Parkway. The man calling police said he saw a large truck loading wood. Police determined that a construction crew was on-scene and all was OK.
THIEVES IN ACTION
· 1/12, 5:05 p.m.; A man called police from his cell phone, notifying them that 30 minutes earlier he had seen a 40ish man in the 19000 block of Willamette Drive shoveling gravel from a construction site into a BMW car. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.
· 1/15, 2:25 p.m.; A woman living in the 2200 block of Tannler Drive reported that someone had spread human feces and used-toilet-paper on the side of her home. The shocking deed occurred, the woman said, in the past few days. She requested extra patrols.
· 1/11, 8:59 p.m.; A man called police because he saw several juveniles skateboarding in the parking lot of the 21000 block of Salamo Road. The youths were warned about the danger in their activities, and they left.
· 1/13, 12:04 p.m.; A woman living in the 1400 block of Village Park Place called police to report two juveniles with gas motor scooters revving their motors and riding them on the street. An officer gave the juveniles a warning.
THEY'RE ALL ANIMALS
· 1/11, 9:51 a.m.; Police were informed that a large black dog and a small 'scruffy' dog were running loose on the I-205 ramp at Hwy. 43. Officers, however, were unable to locate the animals, and were told that 'someone picked them up.'
· 1/15, 11:37 a.m.; A woman living in the 5700 block of Perrin Street reported that her neighbors are not picking up after their dogs in her front yard. Since this inexcusable action occurs daily between 10 a.m. and noon and again at 10 p.m., she asked for extra patrols during those hours.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
· 1/9, 9:33 a.m.; A woman living in the 1700 block of Eighth Avenue called police because she was concerned that branches from a neighbor's tree would fall on her property. An officer determined that there was no immediate problem, but would refer the complaint to a community service officer.
· 1/10, 8:50 p.m.; A woman living in the 2200 block of Tannler Drive called police because she said her boyfriend wouldn't leave her alone and wouldn't let her call 9-1-1. Police officers determined that the dispute between the woman and her 52-year-old friend was only verbal, and they warned the man about interfering with a police report (9-1-1 call). They also warned the woman about misusing 9-1-1.
· 1/11, 10:17 a.m.; A man called from his home in the 3800 block of Cedaroak Drive to report that he had just purchased the home and found two weapons inside the home: a 9mm Uzi and a shotgun. Police seized the weapons.
· 1/11, 2:30 p.m.; A woman called from her cell phone when she observed a person she thought was dumping garbage alongside the road near Wilderness Park. Police investigated and determined that the person was removing garbage from the road and placing it in garbage bags alongside the road for pickup.
· 1/11, 8:50 p.m.; Police assisted Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue with a small fire in the shelter area of Hammerle Park near a trash can. The incident was reported as reckless burning.
· 1/12, 2:52 p.m.; A woman living in the 1200 block of Dollar Street complained that a neighbor has a garage band making too much noise. An officer advised the band to respect their neighbors.
· 1/12, 5:12 p.m.; A man living in the 1600 block of Village Park Place reported hearing hammering and sounds like gunshots. An investigation proved that the noise was caused by a neighbor who was flattening aluminum cans.
· 1/13, 9:22 p.m.; A woman living in the 2200 block of Fifth Avenue reported that her husband's ex-wife stopped to pick up the kids and pushed her husband's new wife. Officers are investigating the case of harassment and trespass against the 36-year-old woman.
· 1/15, 10:26 a.m.; A woman living in the 1900 block of Alpine Drive reported that a suspicious van is parked near a vacant home that is listed for sale. Officers contacted the people at the home, who were from a company that is staging the home with furniture in order to show it for sale.