Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
Note to readers: This is an abridged version of the Lake Oswego blotter. For the full log, including arrests, please see the print edition of your local newspaper.
7/11/11 6:35 a.m. A television was stolen in a burglary on Evergreen Road. The burglar gained entrance by using a key from a lock box.
7/5/11 11:46 a.m. Miscellaneous tools and 14-inch chains valued at $400 were taken from a driveway on Evergreen Road.
7/5/11 5:42 p.m. Health/beauty products valued at $630 were stolen from a super market.
7/6/11 7:48 a.m. A baby stroller and a highchair were among the items taken from an unlocked car on Hallinan Street. Total loss was set at $1,469.
7/7/11 1:37 p.m. Coins have been stolen from a location on Holy Names Drive sometime within the past year.
7/7/11 4:36 p.m. A Kia Sorento was broken into on Jean Road, and items stolen include an iPod and stereo connector valued at $440.
7/7/11 6:21 p.m. On Deemar Way a vehicle was robbed of a sub woofer and personal items valued at $760.
7/7/11 6:47 p.m. A necklace and other jewelry worth about $1,000 were taken from a residence on Oswego Summit.
7/10/11 5:08 a.m. A thief smashed in a window of a Chrysler van parked on Kruse Oaks Drive and took a mini Garmin GPS valued at $150.
7/10/11 12:42 p.m. A vehicle parked at Residence Inn had a window smashed in and a Garmin GPS stolen.
7/11/11 2:28 p.m. An unknown suspect entered a storage room and took two sets of Wilson golf clubs and a hockey bag with equipment and skates. Loss was set at $1,600.
7/5/11 4:41 p.m. A 15-year-old boy with a bipolar condition has run away from home.
7/5/11 6:12 p.m. A mysterious female beagle wearing a red collar was brought back to its owner by an alert neighbor. The beagle's return was greeted with mixed feelings.
7/5/11 6:56 p.m. A panhandler was harassing coffee shop customers by asking for food and money. The man was convinced to take a bus to Portland.
7/5/11 10:37 p.m. Four teenaged juveniles were getting out of a vehicle on Kilchurn Avenue and slamming their bodies against houses. Kicks just keep getting harder to find.
7/5/11 11:57 p.m. A drunken man playing a guitar was harassing customers in front of Safeway on A Avenue. He left, then returned, then left again.
7/6/11 8:05 a.m. A woman is being harassed by a man making unwanted advances when she buys coffee at a location on Centerpointe Drive. The 49-year-old harasser was warned about his errant effrontery.
7/6/11 1:12 p.m. A woman is making angry outbursts and disturbing her neighbors at a location near Bilford Lane. Her bad behavior is escalating.
7/6/11 9:14 p.m. In an incomplete 9-1-1 call, two subjects were overheard discussing baseball.
7/6/11 10:36 p.m. A woman is afraid for police to contact a hostile man who approached her and made harassing statements. She does not want to escalate the situation.
7/6/11 11:42 p.m. A jailbird may be sending text messages to a woman on Laurel Street.
7/8/11 7:31 p.m. In a speeding incident on Park Road, a man told the other driver to slow down, to which he answered, 'You're messing with the wrong person.'
7/7/11 6:55 a.m. Some juveniles on Kilchurn Avenue are up to no good, ringing doorbells and running and also breaking neighbors' window.
7/7/11 10:51 a.m. Bruce Armstrong Schneider, 33, was referred to the Oregon State Police for fingerprinting as part of sex offender registration.
7/7/11 12:12 p.m. A squatter has been evicted from a recently purchased house on Kilkenny Drive by CCSO, and it is now feared he will return to cause problems.
7/7/11 6:45 p.m. An ex-wife is refusing to allow her daughter to visit her ex-husband.
7/9/11 12:23 p.m. A dog was removed from near the Lake Oswego Farmers' Market after biting a child on the hand.
7/9/11 11:26 p.m. Juveniles on skateboards were setting off fireworks on Bass Lane.
7/9/11 11:38 p.m. People were cited for violating the city noise ordinance after playing music too loudly at a pub.
7/10/11 1:23 a.m. A very inebriated wife is trashing her house. Her husband wants to know how to stop her.
7/10/11 7:38 a.m. After exposing himself on Woodland Terrace, a screaming man was transported to Legacy Meridian Park Hospital.
7/10/11 2:44 p.m. An aggressive man entered an apartment on Quarry Road and started yelling and promised to lick anyone in the house.
7/10/11 2:52 p.m. A sneaky ax-man snuck into a yard on Glenmorrie Drive and cut down two birch trees worth $500.
7/10/11 8:53 p.m. People were worried about their friend not answering her calls until she revealed she had dropped her phone into a pool.
7/10/11 10:01 p.m. A father and son had one last fight before the son moved out.
7/10/11 11:53 p.m. Eggers have been active egging houses on Chandler Road.
7/11/11 2:29 a.m. A rock thrown over a fence on B Avenue smashed into a car and caused $300 in damage.
7/11/11 3:44 a.m. A 15-year-old client of a youth facility took complex keys and a radio and also threatened the staff before running away. But the West Linn Police retrieved the badly behaving youth.
7/11/11 7:35 a.m. Tires were slashed on a Chevrolet parked on Canal Circle.
7/11/11 10:19 a.m. Illegal dumping is going on at Dumpsters located near a pub.
7/11/11 11:14 a.m. A father refused to return his kids to their home after their mother got drunk the previous night.
7/11/11 11:32 a.m. A church resents a homeless, whiskey-drinking man sleeping in his car in the church parking lot. He has a dog as a companion.
7/11/11 1:43 p.m. A father and son got into a pushing match during an argument over whether the son was going to camp.
7/11/11 4:19 p.m. Tire slashers on Westridge Drive caused $500 in damage to a vehicle.
7/11/6:09 p.m. A husband has kept his kids since Saturday night, and he has turned off his phone so his wife cannot call him.