Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
6/2/08 2:14 p.m. Robert Carl Perry, 68, was arrested on suspicion of contempt of court and violating a no contact order. He was taken to Clackamas County Jail.
6/2/08 9:00 p.m. Wayne Talton Harris, 52, was arrested on suspicion of failing to appear on charges of giving false information to police. He was lodged at a jail in Lane County.
6/3/08 12:21 a.m. A 17-year-old student was arrested during a senior prank, apparently while poised to pour cement on school grounds. He was taken to Clackamas County Jail while his accomplices ran from the scene.
6/3/08 8:53 p.m. Michael Hames Leahy, 43, was cited and released on suspicion of driving while suspended.
6/6/08 9:12 a.m. Steven Edward Savage, 38, was arrested on suspicion of attempting to elude police, reckless endangering and reckless driving. He was taken to Clackamas County Jail.
6/6/08 11:13 a.m. A 16-year-old runaway was located and taken to the Clackamas County Juvenile Resource Center.
6/6/08 1:44 p.m. Charles Christopher Snider, 54, was arrested on suspicion of a probation violation and for refusing a breath test after being spotted drinking beer in a car at the post office. He was taken to Clackamas County Jail.
6/6/08 11:48 p.m. Juan Luis Aranguren-Giro, 43, was arrested on suspicion of failing to appear in Lake Oswego Municipal Court. He was lodged in the Multnomah County Jail.
6/7/08 3:11 p.m. A 14-year-old was referred to a juvenile court for criminal mischief on the railroad tracks on Boones Ferry Road.
6/8/08 4:07 p.m. A 15-year-old was referred to a juvenile court for offensive littering.
6/8/08 11:07 p.m. Jessica Erin Bachelor, 25, was cited and released for driving while suspended.
6/2/08 6:11 a.m. Someone broke into a Jean Road business overnight, peeling back sheet metal to enter and stealing a digital camera, plus about $1,000 in cash.
6/8/08 11:40 p.m. Rodrigo Chavez, 26, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Highway 43. He was lodged at the Clackamas County Jail.
6/2/08 8:30 a.m. There were injuries reported in a three-car collision on State Street.
6/5/08 4:39 p.m. No one was hurt in a two-car crash at Fourth Street and B Avenue.
6/5/08 5:53 p.m. There were no injuries when one car struck another on the highway, then refused to pull over.
6/6/08 1:16 p.m. No one was hurt when two cars collided on Boones Ferry Road.
6/2/08 8:02 a.m. A diamond ring, valued at $22,800, was reported stolen from a trainer's club.
6/3/08 9:30 a.m. Two figurines, a digital camera valued at $600 and a navigation unit, valued at $300, were stolen from a car on Boones Ferry Road.
6/4/08 7:19 a.m. A cell phone was stolen from a house on Jefferson Parkway. The cleaning lady's daughter was high on the suspect list.
6/4/08 3:48 p.m. A case of CDs were taken from a car on Foothills Road.
6/5/08 12:30 p.m. A GPS system was taken from a unlocked car on Schukart Lane.
6/5/08 5:30 p.m. A laptop was stolen from a car on Kruse Oaks Drive, the window broken.
6/5/08 8:14 a.m. The front wheel was taken from a locked bike at Lakeridge High School.
6/6/08 11:54 a.m. A patio umbrella valued at $150 was stolen from Greentree Circle.
6/6/08 12:51 p.m. Headphones were taken from an address on Country Club Road.
6/8/08 1:47 a.m. A car alarm went off on Timberline Drive.
6/2/08 8:17 a.m. A mailbox was hit by a car on Grouse Terrace.
6/2/08 8:35 a.m. A resident on Rembrant Lane awoke to find that a large OSU Beavers sign had appeared on her lawn overnight.
6/2/08 10:50 a.m. A man was sitting in a car and talking into some sort of handheld device on Hide-a-Way Lane.
6/2/08 12:23 p.m. A pit bull that apparently killed another dog was on the loose on Third Street.
6/2/08 12:36 a.m. A black car was seen driving dangerously on Fosberg Road.
6/2/08 2:00 p.m. A goat was on the loose in the Milwaukie area. All police were on the lookout.
6/2/08 5:29 p.m. A small box 'full of drug stuff' was found in the road on Centerpointe Drive.
6/2/08 6:09 p.m. A loud saw was being used after hours on Fifth Street.
6/2/08 9:21 p.m. Several kids were plotting to build a cinder block wall in front of the doors of one of the high schools.
6/3/08 10:37 a.m. A realtor was warned about placing signs on the sidewalk on Bryant Road.
6/3/08 12:18 p.m. A mail carrier was bit by a dog on State Street.
6/3/08 4:40 p.m. A confused-looking elderly person was walking on Stafford Road, wearing blue clothing and carrying a purse.
6/3/08 10:54 p.m. A female Bassett Hound named 'Sam' went missing from Dellwood Drive.
6/4/08 8:06 a.m. A car was driving too fast on Iron Mountain Road, then raced through the traffic circle.
6/4/08 11:12 a.m. Several high-school-aged kids were smoking at a shopping center on Monroe Parkway.
6/4/08 2:20 p.m. Baby ducks were in the street on Park Road.
6/4/08 3:47 p.m. A child left Lake Grove Elementary School running, their grandmother hot on their heels.
6/4/08 5:41 p.m. An explosion was heard on Auburn Court, four juveniles then went running.
6/4/08 5:42 p.m. Four off-leash dogs were rounding the baseball diamond at Forest Hills Elementary School.
6/4/08 6:17 p.m. A driver who apparently was not watching for pedestrians called police on a man who yelled at her, accusing him of screaming in front of children on First Street.
6/4/08 7:00 p.m. A drunk man was yelling and banging on a porch on Quarry Road.
6/5/08 10:00 a.m. Suspicious drilling on Fosberg Road turned out to be a work crew from Portland General Electric out on a job.
6/5/08 1:24 p.m. Two Jack Russell Terriers may have been fighting each other in the backyard of a home on Greentree Avenue.
6/5/08 4:21 p.m. Solicitors selling pest-control services were told to get a business license and banished from Glacier Lily Drive.
6/5/08 7:19 p.m. A cash register was found in West Waluga Park.
6/6/08 7:40 a.m. The driver of a white Porsche was revving the engine in an auto shop on Pilkington Road, causing lots of smoke.
6/6/08 7:15 p.m. An eight-year-old boy called police after arguing with his sister about shutting off the television.
6/6/08 7:28 p.m. A backpack, suitcase and clothing were scattered around Amberwood Circle, their owner absent.
6/6/08 11:15 p.m. Two men accused of fighting on Reese Road turned to be brothers having a loud conversation.
6/7/08 2:14 a.m. Yelling from Millennium Plaza Park led police to a woman locked in a restroom. She was subsequently freed.
6/7/08 4:05 p.m. A 17-year-old boy locked his mother out of the house during an argument.
6/7/08 6:47 p.m. Teen-aged kids were boxing at Oak Creek school while about 30 or 40 other juveniles watched.
6/7/08 8:52 p.m. Passengers in a white suburban were throwing water balloons at passing cars on Boones Ferry Road.
6/7/08 10:22 p.m. A house was egged on Lakeview Boulevard.
6/7/08 10:34 p.m. A gunshot was heard in the area of Chinook Court.
6/8/08 8:45 a.m. A confused-looking coyote was running along Fernwood Drive.
6/8/08 3:13 p.m. A 27-year-old man appeared to be making inappropriate kissing gestures at two children, aged seven and eight, on Lords Lane.
6/8/08 6:13 p.m. A 15-year-old girl was reported as a runaway, 5'9' long black hair, brown eyes, wearing a gray tee shirt and jeans.
6/8/08 8:53 p.m. Someone hit someone else's dogs at a park on Stafford Road.
6/2/08 11:41 a.m. A tenant on Touchstone wrote two bad checks to his landlord.
6/3/08 11:58 a.m. A local man received a call from an unknown male who called him 'grandpa,' said he was stuck in Canada and asked for $2,600.
6/4/08 8:09 a.m. Someone transferred $38,000 out of a local woman's bank account.
6/5/08 11:59 a.m. Credit cards were opened in a local woman's name.
6/8/08 5:35 p.m. A credit card was possibly mishandled by an employee at a local business.
6/8/08 6:49 p.m. Identity theft was reported.