Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
2/18/12 1:16 p.m. A woman who had just moved into an apartment on E Avenue found that her residence had been burglarized. A burglar took her camera and router.
2/14/12 2:18 p.m. A wallet was stolen at a business on North State Street. It contained a driver's license, credit cards, $300 in cash. Suspects are two scraggly men in their 20s.
2/15/12 11:48 a.m. A son's black Apple iPhone, worth $375, was stolen from a locker room at Lakeridge High School.
2/17/12 9 a.m. Items were taken from two unlocked vehicles overnight on Edgemont Road.
2/17/12 8:04 p.m. A glovebox of a car on Fir Ridge Road was robbed of a pocketknife, keys and an iPhone charger.
2/14/12 11:21 a.m. A mother wants options on evicting her adult son.
2/14/12 2:29 p.m. A woman has lost a set of gray pearls worth $300.
2/14/12 9 p.m. A 15-year-old grandson has been making threats toward his family.
2/14/12 9:29 a.m. A middle-aged man wants a woman kicked out of his home because she has stolen $400 from him.
2/15/12 11:31 p.m. A renter was threatened with a butcher's knife by his landlord.
2/15/12 2:47 p.m. A resident of Ninth Street is getting sick of a large truck parking on his property on a regular basis.
2/15/12 3:25 p.m. Two misbehaving students have ditched their behavioral class at an elementary school.
2/15/12 5:27 p.m. A neighbor lady is worried about a young child being left out without supervision.
2/15/12 9:20 p.m. An ex-boyfriend is illegally returning to his ex-girlfriend's apartment. She would like an officer to tell him to stay away.
2/15/12 9:22 p.m. A father threatened his son by pulling out a knife during a domestic dispute. The father is a veteran with PTSD issues, is ill, in chronic pain and has a history of paranoia.
2/16/12 11:32 a.m. There was concern that the mother of a preschool child would be picking up the child while she was intoxicated. An officer warned the woman about DUII.
2/16/12 12:55 p.m. A 'grandson' called to say that he was stuck in a hoosegow in Peru and that he needed grandma to send money quick. She said 'no' and notified the police.
2/16/12 1:59 p.m. A blue Murray Venom boys mountain bike worth $200 was recovered.
2/16/12 3:30 p.m. Motorists double-parking on Royce Way are blocking entrance to Westridge Elementary School.
2/16/12 5:08 p.m. A pair of dogs, a husky and a shepherd mix, are defying efforts to catch them on Green Tree Road and Westview Drive.
2/17/12 1:39 a.m. A fire hydrant was apparently knocked over by a car and left in the road on Fifth Street and D Avenue.
2/17/12 7:19 a.m. An apartment resident was jumping up and down on the floor to the beat of loud rock music.
2/17/12 12:46 p.m. A 16-year-old boy apparently has gone out of control, with swearing and being uncooperative.
2/17/12 2:54 p.m. Police are seeking to locate a 27-year-old man on a Clackamas County Sheriff's Office warrant for unlawful sexual penetration.
2/17/12 8 p.m. A runaway juvenile failed to show up at school this morning.
2/17/12 9:04 p.m. A mailbox was blown up on Crestview Drive. The suspect is a short-haired high school-age male who was seen running from the scene right after the blast.
2/17/12 9:04 p.m. A troubled client of a youth facility ran away during an outing in the Milwaukie area. The 16-year-old has a history of depression, self harm and suicidal issues.
2/17/12 10:14 p.m. A 13-year-old client from a youth facility ran away during an outing in the Milwaukie area. The youth has a history of violence and physical aggression.
2/17/12 10:18 p.m. A 16-year-old resident of a youth facility ran away during an outing in the Milwaukie area. The youth has several arm scratches.
2/18/12 10:43 a.m. After living with her boyfriend for six months, a girlfriend is refusing to move out and is threatening to call the police. The boyfriend threatened to move all of her stuff to the curb if she isn't out by tomorrow.
2/18/12 6:21 p.m. A drunken driver was swerving so badly down Boones Ferry Road that every other driver had to pull over.
2/18/12 6:48 p.m. In another case of mailbox mischief, a mailbox on Crestview Drive was damaged.
2/19/12 12:44 a.m. A street fight broke out among 20 juveniles at a party. Twenty-six subjects were contacted and numerous MIP citations were issued.
2/19/12 2:12 p.m. A woman was supposed to take both a free chair and desk. However, she took only the chair and is now being asked to return it.
2/20/12 6:33 a.m. A male guest has outworn his welcome after six weeks.
2/19/12 6:03 p.m. After being tossed out of one establishment on First Street, two drunken females continued their inebriated behavior by stumbling into a restaurant.
2/20/12 1:46 p.m. A pesky ex-husband keeps sending harassing emails and texts to his former wife.
2/20/12 7:19 p.m. After police left a scene, a man was harassed by subjects who told him, 'If he had a problem to meet him around the corner.' The reporting person said 'he was tempted to go get his gun and meet them.' Police advised the reporting person to stay inside his house.
2/16/12 12:35 p.m. A mystery male caller from India told a woman that her Microsoft software was corrupted and that she was being hacked. The woman gave the man her credit card number, but now she is worried about it.
2/17/12 9:43 a.m. A man's business partner has taken all of the money from a settlement.
2/19/12 2:05 p.m. An account at Home Depot was opened in a man's name and he has been charged at least $102,000.