Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
6/25/08 9:11 p.m. Alexis Grace Skaurud, 19, was cited and released on suspicion of hit-and-run driving.
6/27/08 2:56 p.m. A 15 year old was lodged in a juvenile retaining facility for disorderly conduct.
6/28/08 2:48 a.m. A 17-year-old girl was cited for driving outside restrictions, speeding and failing to maintain a lane. She was referred to Washington County Juvenile Court for curfew violation.
6/29/08 1:31 a.m. Benjamin Scott Hendricks, 22, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail and charged with suspicion of DUII.
6/29/08 12:50 p.m. Timothy Scott Ruef, 40, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance.
6/30/08 11:05 a.m. Vladmir Ilia Budey, 25, was lodged at a Multnomah County jail on a Lake Oswego warrant stipulating failure to appear on a charge of providing false information to police. Bail was set at $25,000.
7/1/08 12:03 a.m. Erin R. Currie, 22, was arrested on suspicion of providing false information and was lodged in Clackamas County Jail.
7/1/08 1:34 a.m. Michael Jerome Carter, 42, was arrested on suspicion of parole violation and assault and lodged in Clackamas County Jail.
6/26/08 1:02 p.m. Pipes, machines and air conditioning units valued at an estimated $60,000 were taken off the roof of a building on Jean Way.
6/30/08 4:42 p.m. A house was broken into but nothing was taken. However, the woman reporting the incident suspected she was a victim of identity theft and will bring in documents for officers to follow up the case.
6/23/08 9:50 p.m. Injuries were reported in a crash at Bonaire Avenue and Washington Court.
6/24/08 11:34 a.m. No injuries were reported in a car crash on Boones Ferry Road at Mercantile Drive.
6/24/08 11:44 a.m. Two people were taken to a hospital after a collision at Highway 43 and Stampher Road.
6/25/08 3:10 p.m. No one was hurt when a car struck a parked city vehicle on Verneer Drive.
6/25/08 3:39 p.m. There were injuries when two cars collided at Boones Ferry and Country Club roads.
6/26/08 11:28 a.m. No one was hurt when two cars collided at North Shore Road and State Street.
6/29/08 9:49 p.m. A grocery store on Pilkington Road incurred $1,500 in damages when a teenage driver missed hitting the brake and drove into the store. No injuries occurred.
6/24/08 6:49 a.m. Thomas Patrick Heade, 49, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Carman Drive. He was taken to Clackamas County Jail.
6/30/08 3:04 a.m. Lawrence Unger, 52, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Boones Ferry Road. He was lodged at Clackamas County Jail.
6/23/08 10:11 a.m. A credit card was stolen from the State Street area.
6/24/08 9:08 p.m. Car keys were reported stolen by a known suspect on McVey Avenue.
6/25/08 9:19 a.m. A messenger bag containing prescription drugs was reportedly stolen in George Rogers Park.
6/25/08 2:03 p.m. A wallet was stolen from a briefcase on Iron Mountain Boulevard.
6/25/08 2:31 p.m. A car title, bank documents and other information were stolen from a home on Mountain Circle.
6/25/08 2:57 p.m. A woman apparently stole merchandise from a business on McVey Avenue.
6/25/08 3:59 p.m. Pictures of kids were stolen from a car on Overlook Drive.
6/26/08 9:31 a.m. A subwoofer and an iPod were taken from a car on Reese Road.
6/28/08 12:02 p.m. A console with stereo was taken from an unlocked Honda Civic overnight. The loss was valued at $300.
6/30/08 3:39 p.m. A suspect in a red Chevy Blazer drove away from a gas station without paying for $40 in gas.
6/30/08 6:20 p.m. A renter reportedly removed a refrigerator before he moved out of a Lakeview Boulevard residence.
6/23/08 8:32 a.m. A person who found money on the ground on North Shore Boulevard volunteered to keep it until its owner could be found.
6/23/08 9:54 a.m. A yellow, snaggle-toothed dog named 'Starbuck' escaped from its dog sitter on Crest Drive.
6/23/08 10:46 a.m. A strange odor was reportedly coming from a Port-a-Potty on Sixth Street.
6/23/08 10:49 a.m. Some sort of animal was living in a woodpile on Kokanee Court.
6/23/08 2:49 p.m. Four teens urinated in a corridor on State Street.
6/23/08 3:56 p.m. A dead raccoon was found on the deck of a home on Yorick Court.
6/23/08 4:16 p.m. A child called police to say their mother wouldn't let them leave the house.
6/23/08 4:25 p.m. Hedges were overgrown at a local residence, location withheld.
6/23/08 4:48 p.m. Two men appeared to be handing off drugs at Bryant Elementary School.
6/24/08 9:24 a.m. An ex-girlfriend with mental issues kept calling a local man and harassing him.
6/24/08 9:54 a.m. Loud music was coming from a construction site on Oak Terrace.
6/24/08 12:26 p.m. A wandering child was reunited with his father on State Street.
6/24/08 1:15 p.m. A man having a lengthy respite at a house on Overlook Drive turned out to be a worker for a fence company on a lunch break.
6/24/08 1:22 p.m. A woman on Aquinas spoke with police about excessive dog waste in the neighborhood.
6/24/08 3:12 p.m. Dogs were suspected of spreading trash around on Glen Eagles Place.
6/24/08 3:13 p.m. A male panhandler on State Street had reportedly been there all day.
6/24/08 5:59 p.m. A creekside-walking couple were hollering at each other on Middlecrest Road.
6/24/08 6:27 p.m. Littering teens were loitering at a McVey Avenue business.
6/24/08 7:29 p.m. A dog on Trillium Court refused to be confined to its yard.
6/24/08 8:46 p.m. Kids were playing with grocery carts in a parking lot on State Street.
6/25/08 1:16 a.m. A drunken-looking person was repeatedly falling on State Street.
6/25/08 2:55 a.m. An apparent domestic squabble inside a car on Highway 217 turned out to be two men and a woman having a tickle fight. Police located the trio in a hot tub of a hotel.
6/25/08 5:00 a.m. A table skirt was found in the road on Kruse Way.
6/25/08 7:17 a.m. A coyote followed a man and his dog on Glen Haven Road.
6/25/08 1:33 p.m. A car that was reportedly parked in a bad place off Riven Dell Road was not.
6/25/08 2:51 p.m. Branches were cleared from the road on Carman Drive.
6/25/08 4:37 p.m. A plastic bottle and other trash were thrown from a car on A Avenue.
6/25/08 6:53 p.m. A teen on State Street appeared to be on drugs.
6/25/08 7:00 p.m. 'Baby,' a female miniature Dachshund, was reported missing on Kilkenny Drive.
6/25/08 9:21 p.m. Teens suspected of breaking windows behind the Speedy Linguine were really just smashing a television set.
6/25/08 9:43 p.m. Kids were ringing doorbells and running on Denton Drive.
6/26/08 7:35 a.m. Five teens made harassing phone calls to a Timberline Drive residence, then spread flour and cement blocks on the lawn.
6/26/08 8:19 a.m. A brown Spaniel mix was seen running on the first floor of city hall.
6/26/08 12:40 p.m. Kids playing on a telephone dialed 9-1-1 from White Oaks Drive.
6/26/08 3:38 p.m. An elderly driver was unable to maintain a lane on Boones Ferry Road, according to a number of callers.
6/26/08 5:10 p.m. Kids were looking to score some marijuana in the parking lot of a grocery store on Boones Ferry Road.
6/26/08 5:20 p.m. A black Porsche was drifting into oncoming traffic on A Avenue.
6/27/08 2:36 a.m. An intruder in a house on El Greco turned out to be a very drunken man who had gone into the wrong home.
6/27/08 8:49 a.m. A very agitated cat attempted to get into a woman's home and attack her cat. The large cat with tabby/tiger stripes only comes out at night.
6/27/08 5:51 p.m. A person called 9-1-1 at a gas station pay phone to get assistance in getting money from a bookkeeper.
6/27/08 7:07 p.m. A person was reported walking around a fireworks stand at Albertson's, asking to buy weed.
6/27/08 7:20 p.m. A neighbor suspected of smoking marijuana was found to instead be smoking a cigar.
6/28/08 2:16 p.m. A 14-year-old boy was warned about not using a helmet while skateboarding and also admonished to use his feet, not his stomach.
6/28/08 2:47 p.m. On Canberra Heights, a suspect threw out a lit cigarette and started a small barkdust fire.
6/28/08 10:08 p.m. People were warned about firing off fireworks that flew higher than the 2-story building.
6/29/08 5:21 a.m. A person was forced to leave a scene after allegedly making threats against a roommate.
6/29/08 1:31 a.m. A 17-year-old boy was charged with minor in possession of alcohol, lodged at Clackamas County Jail and released to his parents.
6/29/08 12:50 p.m. Bradley William Dawson, 18, was cited for possessing less than an ounce following the report of a possible deal on Lake Street.
6/29/08 4:17 p.m. A woman driving a black Toyota was reported going door-to-door trying to sell strawberry jam.
6/29/08 6:50 p.m. Several Angola rabbits were observed running loose. A black one was caught and is now being held.
6/29/08 11:35 p.m. Brittani K. Potter, 21, was cited and released for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.
6/30/08 12:16 p.m. A woman requested to talk to police about a neighbor who constantly screamed at her while she worked in the yard.
6/30/08 4:46 p.m. Juveniles were seen trying to pry open the door to a fireworks stand on Boones Ferry Road.
6/30/08 9:21 p.m. Juveniles on skateboards were asked to leave a residence on Meadows Road. They refused and are now antagonizing the reporting person.
6/30/08 9:40 p.m. Andrew Robert Demary, 21, was cited for possessing less than an ounce.
6/23/08 2:20 p.m. A customer at a local business was writing bad checks.
6/23/08 2:37 p.m. A possible fraud was reported.
6/23/08 5:34 p.m. Identity theft was reported.
6/26/08 3:12 p.m. A counterfeit $5 bill was found and turned into the police department.
6/26/08 4:51 p.m. Credit card fraud was reported.
6/27/08 12:20 p.m. A woman complained that her accounts were being opened and her personal information was being used. She was referred to the FBI Web site for Internet fraud.