Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
9/15/08 11:19 a.m. A 16 year old was referred to a juvenile department after sending threatening text messages to another teen.
9/17/08 3:29 a.m. Shea Arthur Lanter, 40, was arrested on suspicion of failing to appear on a charge of driving while suspended. She was taken to the Washington County Jail.
9/17/08 7:21 p.m. Mohamad Reza Tavakoli, 46, was arrested on suspicion of violating a restraining order and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/20/08 12:31 a.m. Thomas M. Ingman, 19, was arrested on suspicion of resisting arrest and for interfering with an investigation. He was taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/20/08 11:45 a.m. Robert David Stamper, 44, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a stolen car and DUII. He was taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/20/08 3:58 p.m. A 15-year-old girl was arrested for harassment and taken to the Clackamas County Juvenile Resource Center.
9/20/08 9:21 p.m. Jordan P. Miller, 19, was cited and released on suspicion of criminal mischief.
9/15/08 11:08 p.m. A man threw a rock through the window of a home, then was seen standing in the bedroom of a woman who was sleeping inside.
9/16/08 8:49 a.m. Someone apparently tried to enter a home on Frost Lane through a window. Its screen was later found leaning against the house.
9/18/08 12:23 a.m. Rachel A. Harbeck, 21, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on First Street and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/18/08 9:42 a.m. Trisha Lee Pavan, 42, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Kruse Way and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/20/08 11:00 p.m. John Douglas Loveridge, 37, was arrested on suspicion of DUII after driving into a tree on Foothills Road. He was taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
9/22/08 2:03 a.m. Sergio de la Cruz-Velazquez, 19, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Kruse Way Place and taken to the Clackamas County Jail. He was also charged with driving while suspended.
9/15/08 9:14 a.m. A pedestrian was injured when struck by a car on Boones Ferry Road at Bryant Road.
9/16/08 9:48 a.m. There were no injuries in an accident between two motorcycles on Fifth Street.
9/16/08 3:50 p.m. Injuries were unknown in a two-car crash on Maple Street.
9/16/08 9:35 p.m. No one was hurt in a two-car collision on Monroe Parkway.
9/17/08 3:30 p.m. There were no injuries in a minor car collision at Lakefront Road and McVey Avenue.
9/19/08 3:24 p.m. No one was hurt when two cars collided on Fosberg Road.
9/19/08 3:36 p.m. Two drivers collided without injury on Boones Ferry Road, then started arguing.
9/19/08 11:44 p.m. No one was hurt in a car crash on Southwest Childs Road.
9/20/08 2:52 p.m. There were no injuries in a two-car crash on Botticelli at Touchstone.
9/16/08 9:00 a.m. Medication was stolen from an adult care home on Jean Road.
9/16/08 11:03 a.m. Four chairs were taken from Foothills Park.
9/18/08 7:05 a.m. An iPod was stolen from a car on Westview Drive after the window of the vehicle was smashed.
9/18/08 9:08 a.m. CDs and sunglasses were stolen from a car on Cardinal Court, which was also trashed. Its windshield and mirrors were broken and the exterior of the car was also keyed.
9/18/08 1:05 p.m. Someone stole a sign from the yard of a home on G Avenue.
9/19/08 9:57 a.m. A license plate was stolen off a car on Sarah Hill Lane.
9/19/08 5:22 p.m. A neighbor was stealing water from the home of a deceased man by running a hose from his property.
9/20/08 8:06 a.m. A purse was taken from a car at George Rogers Park.
9/20/08 3:23 p.m. Items were stolen from an address on Boones Ferry Road. The suspect was driving a green Honda Civic with duct tape over the license plate.
9/20/08 10:07 p.m. A car was reported stolen on Leonard Street.
9/21/08 3:08 p.m. CDs and a box of checks were taken from a car on Boones Ferry Road after its window was smashed out.
9/21/08 5:35 p.m. A camera was taken from a silver Mercedes on Kruse Oaks Drive.
9/15/08 10:04 a.m. A car was parked facing the wrong way on Burnham Road.
9/15/08 12:07 p.m. Large bushes were growing too close to the road on Oak Street.
9/16/08 9:04 a.m. Two men were smoking and fishing in the lake from North Shore Road.
9/16/08 1:10 p.m. A local person received a phone call telling him not to be afraid about interest rates.
9/16/08 2:21 p.m. Someone wrote on playground equipment in black marker on Andrews Road.
9/16/08 6:04 p.m. Repeat prank phone calls led police to an 11-year-old boy, who was advised to change his speed dial.
9/16/08 9:50 p.m. A woman was accidentally locked inside the Wizer's mall on First Street. Police helped break her free.
9/16/08 10:25 p.m. A man who was arrested the previous weekend blamed it on his neighbor, then began threatening her.
9/17/08 6:18 a.m. Three people were found sleeping in an apartment on Hill Way. It wasn't their apartment.
9/17/08 11:09 a.m. A man who reportedly tried to expose himself at George Rogers Park was found to be sleeping on a lunch break and had not committed any crime.
9/17/08 1:25 p.m. A drunken man turned up at court to request his hearing.
9/17/08 6:41 p.m. Someone stomped on the ceiling of an apartment on Eaglecrest Drive.
9/17/08 7:30 p.m. Two suspicious-looking people were sitting in a car on Alder Circle. They told police they were waiting for a friend to finish dinner.
9/18/08 6:02 a.m. A dog accused of growling viciously was friendly with the officers who turned out on Canyon Drive to investigate him.
9/18/08 8:01 a.m. A homeowner suspected either disease or foul play in the deaths of squirrels on Bay Point Drive. He placed one in a bag as evidence.
9/18/08 10:39 a.m. Two large trucks were parked in a 'no trucks' zone on Chandler Road.
9/19/08 9:49 a.m. A woman who found a bottle of vanilla on Greenridge Court turned it in to police, concerned that kids were drinking it.
9/19/08 9:52 a.m. A driver on Sixth Street blocked the crosswalk with a car, then nearly struck a woman and her dog when they tried to cross.
9/19/08 10:51 a.m. An honest person found money, then turned it in to the police.
9/19/08 12:58 p.m. A person placed signs in the public right of way on Goodall Road, irritating neighbors.
9/19/08 4:30 p.m. A teen in an Acura was swerving his way up Boones Ferry Road.
9/19/08 4:43 p.m. Kids were skateboarding behind a deli on Bangy Road.
9/19/08 4:59 p.m. A 10-year-old boy sitting on a corner on Galen Street appeared upset. Turns out had to get a shot at the doctor's office.
9/19/08 9:30 p.m. A group of kids who were 'in the middle of the street' on Jean Road told police they were just trying to get across.
9/20/08 12:48 p.m. A woman took a hatchet and knives away from two small children.
9/20/08 11:24 p.m. Kids were caught toilet-papering a house on Provincial Hill Drive, then sped off in a black van.
9/21/08 12:56 a.m. A 'McCain/Palin' sign was taken off the lawn of a home on Laurel Street. The thief also took the homeowner's mailbox, left it on the doormat, then rang the doorbell.
9/21/08 12:35 p.m. Neighbors of Millennium Plaza Park complained about the volume of a concert there.
9/21/08 3:35 p.m. A woman in a red Jeep flipped her middle finger at another driver on Boones Ferry Road.
9/21/08 4:15 p.m. Water was following from a manhole cover on Fosberg Road.
9/15/08 8:26 p.m. A man was told that a former employee at his mortgage company had sold his personal information.
9/16/08 11:39 a.m. Two credit cards were opened in a local person's name without authorization.
9/16/08 4:42 p.m. Unauthorized money transfers were reported.
9/17/08 12:46 p.m. Identity theft was reported.
9/17/08 1:13 p.m. Another person was informed that an employee at his mortgage company had sold his personal information.
9/18/08 8:36 a.m. Someone changed the address and phone number on a local man's bank account, then ordered checks.
9/18/08 10:45 a.m. A local person received a call from Jamaica telling them they had won $2.5 million. They were asked to send $425 to collect.
9/19/08 3:47 p.m. A suspicious phone call was reported.
9/19/08 4:1 p.m. Someone tried to cash a check against a local woman's bank account.