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BURGLARIES

10/9/13 10:58 p.m. A burglar helped himself to a stroller from a detached garage on Second Street.

10/10/13 7:52 a.m. A pizza restaurant was hit by a burglar, who entered by breaking the front door glass. The thief emptied the cash drawer and tried to break into the safe. Total loss was $750.

ACCIDENTS

10/7/13 11:05 a.m. A driver fled after a vehicle plowed into a Jeep Liberty, causing $1,500 in damage in an incident on Bryant Road.

10/8/13 3:21 p.m. A male driver became so scared after getting into a crash on Columbia Boulevard in Portland he did not stop and drove straight to the police station in Lake Oswego.

10/8/13 7:21 p.m. A driver had to be transported to Meridian Park Medical Center in Tualatin after getting into an auto accident on Country Club Road and Iron Mountain Boulevard.

10/8/13 10:28 p.m. After being called in for hit-and-run driving, a man threatened the woman who called the cops. The man might be soon visited by the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office.

10/10/13 10:04 a.m. A vehicle hit a Camry and the driver then ran. An estimated $1,000 in damage was caused in the incident on Kruse Oaks Drive.

10/13/13 2:37 p.m. A fawn suffered a broken leg when it was hit by a car on McVey Road. However, the Wildlife Foundation advised that the fawn be left alone and allowed to heal itself.

THEFTS

10/7/13 11:03 a.m. A double oven was stolen from outside of a house on Ridgeway Road.

10/7/13 11:10 a.m. A landscaping service was not paid $500 owed for its work.

10/7/13 7:59 p.m. A thief smashed in a car window and took unlisted items in an incident on Kruse Oaks Drive.

10/7/13 8:48 p.m. While dining at a Chinese restaurant, a man’s car was broken into and a camera, laptop and cellphone were stolen.

10/8/13 5:39 p.m. Someone broke into the community mailbox on Jefferson Parkway and took some mail.

10/9/13 12:50 p.m. A parcel post package worth $45 was taken from the mailbox at some condos on Eaglecrest Drive.

10/10/13 8:12 a.m. A woman traveler discovered that a thief had lifted two sets of earrings and a necklace from her luggage.

10/10/13 12:29 p.m. An ex-employee stole $10,000 from a business account.

10/10/13 12:41 p.m. An iPhone valued at $500 was stolen.

10/11/13 11 a.m. An Xbox worth $200 was swiped from the trunk of a car parked on Aquinas.

10/11/13 11:09 a.m. A soda machine at Lake Oswego High School was broken into overnight. The extent of damage was $200 to a Dasani machine and two paper towel dispensers.

10/11/13 11:53 a.m. When a man went out to pick an apple off his tree he found that every single one was gone. Suspects in the apple robbery are the vagrants living in an empty house next door. Extra patrols will look out for future fruit thefts.

10/11/13 3:44 p.m. A gun dealer was reported to have lost several guns over the last few years in Cottage Grove.

10/14/13 12:28 a.m. Golf clubs and luggage were stolen from a car parked on Kruse Oaks Drive.

MISC.

10/5/13 3:37 p.m. Some mischievous teens put pumpkins in the center divider on Jean Road. They were warned that this may cause a hazard.

10/5/13 4:01 p.m. A family on Lakewood Road welcomed back a large dog that had run away.

10/5/13 4:41 p.m. An honest woman found a gold wedding band in the Wizer’s parking lot. Police delivered the band to the owner.

10/5/13 8:41 p.m. A young woman dressed entirely in black was removed from a restaurant on Meadows Road because she was asking customers for money.

10/5/13 9:18 p.m. A man was unable to catch a dog running at large on Galewood Street and return it to its home.

10/6/13 12:15 p.m. Police were asked to help a family whose 11-year-old daughter with special needs had gone out of control.

10/6/13 4:15 p.m. A lionhead rabbit has been eluding a woman’s effort to catch it.

10/6/13 5:08 p.m. An ex-husband is refusing to bring back two kids despite his being required to do so by a court order.

10/6/13 7:34 p.m. An ex-wife wants her ex-husband to stop texting her.

10/6/13 10:01 p.m. A mother managed to lock herself outside of her house. She was unable to rouse her 13-year-old son, who was sound asleep inside.

10/7/13 7:37 a.m. A mischief maker used a Sharpie to write the word “Biohazard” on a pole near Lake Oswego High School.

10/7/13 10:11 a.m. A client has gone ape and is sending harassing and threatening texts to people demanding money back.

10/7/13 12:26 p.m. A man is following a driver he suspects of being in a recent hit-and-run accident, due to the fact that the side mirror had been torn off the vehicle.

10/7/13 3:55 p.m. A dog owner refuses to hear neighbors’ protests about his dog’s non-stop barking.

10/7/13 5:35 p.m. A unique way of delivering a threat came when a balloon with a disturbing note attached was found on the porch of a residence on Westview Circle.

10/7/13 7:04 p.m. A man asked police to check on an 80-year-old woman he had not seen in more than a week. An officer found that she had gone to Minnesota for the winter.

10/7/13 9:04 p.m. A woman now fears to go home because a white Dodge Neon has been following her.

10/7/13 9:06 p.m. A drunken harangue by a loudmouth on Fourth Street was ended when a cab was called to take him anywhere else.

10/7/13 10:30 p.m. A skinny man in odd clothes ran away after being confronted about throwing a rock through a window on Sixth Street. He raced down a dark alley and disappeared into the night.

10/8/13 12:12 a.m. A woman called in to say that she had smoked marijuana and now felt like she was going to die. Rest was recommended.

10/8/13 10:27 a.m. Flaggers were being harassed by female motorists at work projects on Goodall Road and Knaus Road.

10/8/13 1:49 p.m. As soon as the police left the scene of a domestic dispute, an ex-wife fired a pot at the head of her former husband.

10/8/13 5:58 p.m. While a woman was stuck in a traffic jam on Highway 43, a man came up and knocked in an unfriendly fashion on her window because she would not let him into her driving lane.

10/9/13 9:46 a.m. A wanna-be mail thief caused $20 in damage while trying to break into a mailbox on Summit Ridge Court.

10/9/13 3:53 p.m. A woman who had been plagued by falling had not been heard from in three days. She was eventually found and transported to a hospital.

10/9/13 4:09 p.m. A dog owner is trying to avoid having her dog put down after it bit somebody.

10/9/13 6:53 p.m. An attempt to check on a barking dog problem failed because the surrounding traffic was too loud.

10/9/13 9:31 p.m. An estranged wife is under the influence of prescription drugs and making threats, and her husband is worried because she has their son with her.

10/10/13 8:10 a.m. A heavy guy who dyes his hair blonde and always appears intoxicated has been causing an ongoing problem with his bad parking.

10/10/13 10:37 a.m. In an effort to avoid prying eyes, a homeowner violated a city ordinance by installing iron bars and overgrown blackberry bushes around his house.

10/10/13 12:56 p.m. Dogs are on the loose and killing chickens on Fourth Street. An officer responded but could not catch up to the critters.

10/10/13 3 p.m. Road rage overcame a driver as he tailgated a woman driver down McVey Avenue.

10/10/13 4:45 p.m. Blame has fallen on a 5-month-old puppy in a dog bite incident.

10/10/13 5:10 p.m. After accepting the loan of medical equipment from a landlord, a tenant is now refusing to give it back.

10/10/13 7:54 p.m. Police were called after kids were spotted doing drugs on a football practice field.

10/11/13 3:11 p.m. A nuisance was created at Palisades Elementary School by a group of juveniles jumping off the building. Recently, kids have been skating and climbing buildings at the school.

10/11/13 7:57 p.m. A quite possibly drunken driver is veering too far to the right, then jerking back onto the roadway in an erratic excursion down McVey Avenue.

10/11/13 9:39 p.m. An elderly woman using a walker fell into some bushes near Greenridge Court. She was pulled out by a nice guy.

10/13/13 12:15 a.m. A bunch of people were standing in front of a pub and threatening passersby.

10/13/13 9:24 a.m. A runaway son was easily tracked down at his friend’s house.

10/13/13 4:55 p.m. A dog and a child were discovered asleep in a car in the parking lot of a market on Monroe Parkway.

10/14/13 1:38 a.m. When a father went to pick up his daughter, her boyfriend refused to let her take her things.

FRAUD

9/30/13 12:44 p.m. A shady character called to obtain someone’s personal information.

10/2/13 3:12 p.m. In selling two strollers on Craigslist, a woman received a check that exceeded the value of the items and was asked to send back the extra amount.

10/4/13 1:14 p.m. The long-lost grandson scam again failed to convince a grandmother.

10/4/13 2:04 p.m. A soccer fan stole a credit card and used it fraudulently at several locations.

10/8/13 5:33 p.m. A strange caller informed a woman she had a computer virus and needed him to fix it.

10/9/13 5:29 p.m. A patient stole a prescription sheet and tried to pass fraudulent prescriptions at the Fred Meyer Pharmacy in Tualatin.

10/10/13 11:12 a.m. A hacker hacked into a woman’s phone and accessed her bank account. However, she has not yet suffered a loss.

10/10/13 3:54 p.m. A subject was caught in the act of trying to pass a fraudulent check at a bank.



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