Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
10/13/08 9:23 p.m. Gregg W. Hiller, 48 was lodged at the Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of identity theft, theft and fraudulent use of a credit card.
10/14/08 1:49 p.m. Michele Rene'e Killion, no age listed, was cited and released on suspicion of unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
10/14/08 6:26 p.m. Hugh Richards Fletcher, 42, was arrested for failing to appear on charges of theft. He was taken to the Washington County Jail.
10/14/08 10:42 p.m. Christopher Patrick McMahon, 32, was arrested on suspicion of failing to appear on charges of harassment. He was taken to a Multnomah County jail.
10/15/08 10:25 a.m. Jonathan Michael Eibl, 36, was cited and released on suspicion of interfering with a police officer.
10/15/08 11:23 a.m. Marcus Antonio Pipkins was arrested on suspicion of a probation violation and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
10/15/08 2:37 p.m. Casandra Nicole Gonzales, 21, turned herself in on a warrant alleging failing to appear on a property crime.
10/16/08 3:02 a.m. Dustin D. Rowland, 28, was cited and released on suspicion of criminal mischief.
10/18/08 7:48 a.m. Thomas John Stewart, 42, was arrested on suspicion of driving while suspended and on a probation violation. He was taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
10/18/08 12:59 p.m. Daniel J. Hartman, 24, was arrested on suspicion of theft and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
10/20/08 1:21 a.m. A juvenile was cited and released for driving while suspended.
10/12/08 9:09 a.m. A house was broken into on Lanewood Street.
10/16/08 10:11 p.m. Thomas Michael Mackin, 22, was arrested on suspicion of DUII and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
10/18/08 11:44 p.m. Kristy Lynn Norton, 55, was arrested on suspicion of DUII on Foothills Drive and taken to the Clackamas County Jail.
10/14/08 6:45 a.m. A deer was struck by a car on Highway 43, then both deer and car were blocking the road.
10/14/08 5:03 p.m. There were injuries reported when three cars collided on Boones Ferry Road.
10/15/08 1:27 p.m. Someone cut a tree on Fourth Street and a large branch then fell on a car.
10/16/08 5:09 p.m. A boy who fell off his bike on Boones Ferry Road was taken to the hospital by his father.
10/16/08 8:25 p.m. A deer was hit by a car on Bryant Road.
10/16/08 1:31 a.m. A car was driven into a ditch on Kruse Way Place, then the female driver was seen running away.
10/18/08 10:46 p.m. There were no injuries when a rider fell off of a motorcycle on Fosberg Road.
10/19/08 1:44 p.m. A bicyclist ran into a pole designated to hang a banner on State Street and the collision broke his helmet. Maintenance workers were dispatched to correct the hazard.
10/13/08 10:39 a.m. Four iPods were taken from an office on Lakeview Boulevard.
10/13/08 6:54 p.m. A bottle of pain medication was stolen from a woman's purse.
10/13/08 7:14 p.m. Video games were stolen from the Hollywood Video on State Street.
10/13/08 9:02 p.m. A boy's bicycle was taken by a known suspect.
10/14/08 10:24 a.m. Clothes were taken from a washing machine on First Street.
10/14/08 6:30 p.m. Clothes were taken from a laundry room on First Street.
10/15/08 4:35 p.m. Mail was stolen from Sunset Drive.
10/15/08 9:15 p.m. A friend took a local woman's prescription.
10/16/08 12:02 p.m. A mountain bike was stolen from Southwood Drive.
10/17/08 8:19 a.m. Theft of services valued at $5,000 was reported on Wembley Park Road.
10/17/08 12:11 p.m. A 1993 Ford truck was stolen from Meadows Road. A laptop was also inside.
10/17/08 1:18 p.m. A wallet was taken from an unlocked car on Aspen Street.
10/12/08 8:07 a.m. A man was found sleeping in George Rogers Park.
10/12/08 8:16 a.m. An elderly man stood holding a baby at the corner of Fourth and D Avenue.
10/12/08 9:42 a.m. A driver was having difficulty maintaining a lane on Carman Drive.
10/13/08 12:39 p.m. A woman received harassing phone calls from a relative in Costa Rica.
10/13/08 12:50 p.m. A man in a black Honda was seen inhaling CO2 cartridges in a car on State Street.
10/13/08 5:53 p.m. A reckless driver in a white Hummer ran over safety cones while speeding on River Run Drive.
10/13/08 6:55 p.m. A dead squirrel was spotted on Touchstone.
10/14/08 3:01 a.m. A pumpkin was smashed on North Shore Road.
10/14/08 8:26 a.m. A dog was barking for an hour at a house on Quarry Road.
10/14/08 9:43 a.m. A vacant house was found with the door open, three needles inside and packets of sugar.
10/14/08 10:52 a.m. Seventeen cars were illegally parked on Mulligan Lane.
10/14/08 1:10 p.m. A crumpled flyer was found inside a mailbox on Lords Lane.
10/14/08 1:17 p.m. A man was carrying a rifle on Kruse Way.
10/14/08 1:39 p.m. Numerous nails were removed from the road on Laurel Street.
10/14/08 2:20 p.m. A man was suspected of sneaking around a Greenridge Drive property at night.
10/14/08 4:20 p.m. Two bicyclists appeared near brawling on First Street.
10/14/08 7:04 p.m. A pug-styled dog snapped at a man who tried to read his tag, then ran on Timberline Drive.
10/15/08 3:27 a.m. A homeowner saw a flashlight pass by a window on Furnace Street.
10/15/08 9:06 a.m. A strange man in the backyard of a home on Lake Front Road did not look like the homeowner. Turns out he was.
10/15/08 10:44 a.m. The news media was congregating on school property on Greentree Road, 'confronting parents.'
10/15/08 10:46 a.m. A rubber trash can was rolling in the southbound lanes of Boones Ferry Road.
10/15/08 12:36 p.m. Two small children were locked in a car on White Oaks Drive.
10/15/08 1:12 p.m. Someone was going door-to-door on Wembley Park Road telling people that The Oregonian was raising prices.
10/15/08 3:18 p.m. The news media was still congregating on Greentree Road.
10/15/08 5:00 p.m. A fire hydrant was making whistling sounds, then water started bubbling out of it on Da Vinci.
10/15/08 6:20 p.m. A white shopping bag tied tightly was found unattended at the post office on Boones Ferry Road. Police found these were the remains of someone's lunch.
10/15/08 7:55 p.m. Unknown people who were knocking on doors on Black Forest Court were from the LDS church.
10/15/08 9:01 p.m. A dog on a balcony on First Street appeared to be in some kind of distress.
10/16/08 12:56 p.m. A 10-year-old boy was locked out of his house.
10/16/08 2:46 p.m. A suspicious van on Douglas Way turned out to be a PGE vehicle working in the area.
10/16/08 3:33 p.m. Police removed signs on shrubbery on Country Club Road.
10/16/08 4:20 p.m. Political signs were also removed by police from the right-of-way on Carman Drive.
10/16/08 5:28 p.m. A woman who sent nude pictures of herself to a local man was angry when they appeared on the Internet.
10/16/08 1:45 a.m. An unfamiliar car was parked on The Grotto Street.
10/17/08 9:59 a.m. A light pole leaned precariously toward a car on Westlake Drive.
10/17/08 2:13 p.m. The news media was kicked off of church property on Country Club Road.
10/17/08 3:42 p.m. A dog jumped on a boy who was walking to school on Fosberg Road.
10/17/08 5:58 p.m. Two adults were brawling in a driveway on North Shore Road after a near-collision involving a teen in a Hummer.
10/17/08 9:21 p.m. A crow was wreaking havoc on a gymnasium on Country Club Road.
10/17/08 11:25 p.m. A woman who had too much to drink called police to say that her toilet was flooding the bathroom.
10/18/08 10:38 p.m. A woman was breaking things on Spinosa.
10/19/08 5:07 a.m. Reports of a prowler on River Run Drive were traced to a malfunctioning lock system, which was beeping. Its batteries were removed.
10/19/08 3:58 p.m. A child was locked in a car on Centerpointe Drive.
10/13/08 11:56 a.m. Credit card fraud was reported.
10/13/08 2:42 p.m. A woman paid for services at a Lake Oswego business, then could not get its owners to answer the phone and the business Web site had been taken down.