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BURGLARIES

6/5/14 4:31 p.m. A burglar grabbed a watch and jewelry from a residence on Carman Drive.

6/6/14 8:38 a.m. Two refrigerators of homes under construction were stolen and the drywall was kicked in.

6/6/14 11:55 a.m. A burglar came into a vacant house and stole the carpet, which was valued at $2,000.

THEFTS

6/4/14 11:01 a.m. A bronze Rolex watch worth $4,000 was stolen from a residence on Churchill Downs.

6/4/14 11:25 a.m. While shopping in a woman’s dress shop, a woman was robbed of her wallet that contained her driver’s license, credit cards, cash, her elderly mother’s credit and debit cards, and Social Security Card.

6/4/14 3:41 p.m. A daughter fired her mother’s caregiver because she stole her mother’s medication and refused to give it back.

6/5/14 12:25 p.m. A crook wearing a fanny pack broke into the cash box at the skate park and took as much as $150 in cash.

6/6/14 8:07 p.m. While a woman was at work, a thief broke into her car on Meadows Road and stole her purse, backpack and ODL. Total loss was set at $282.

6/8/14 9:11 p.m. A woman is concerned that one of her guests stole the ring she left by her sink yesterday.

MISC

5/27/14 2:24 p.m. A worried father reported that his 17-year-old daughter was alone at home and is threatening to commit suicide.

5/27/14 2:56 p.m. A building was smeared with paint at George Rogers Park, causing $500 in damage.

5/28/14 1:04 a.m. A drunken female complained that a man won’t leave her alone.

5/28/14 1:20 a.m. A 31-year-old woman was served a Lake Oswego Municipal Court warrant for parole violation on a criminal driving charge.

5/28/14 8:13 p.m. A woman was surprised to find that her neighbor’s car was running even though there was no one inside, the car was locked and the keys were inside.

5/28/14 9:56 p.m. Police were asked to patrol Royce Way to keep a lid on teen skateboarders causing problems.

5/28/14 10:01 p.m. A 14-year-old girl worried her parents by not going to school and then not coming home. She finally showed up, but she may be in trouble for truancy.

5/28/14 11:39 p.m. A mother is about to be kicked out of her house by her husband because they cannot agree on how to discipline their children.

5/29/14 8:47 a.m. A resident of Edenberry Drive says he is having an ongoing issue with solicitors taping flyers to his house and garbage, despite signs that say “No Soliciting.” He spotted a woman taping a flyer and yelled at her to stop.

5/29/14 11:13 a.m. A woman carrying an infant came into an office on Centerpointe Drive saying she was afraid. An officer contacted Washington County Mental Health about the woman.

5/29/14 12:42 p.m. Police are cracking down on cars parked too long near a downtown pub.

6/2/14 9:24 a.m. A resident of Sundew Court may be cutting down a tree illegally.

6/2/14 1:55 p.m. A husband is upset because a male driver has been following his wife since she left Bridgeport Village.

6/2/14 2:17 p.m. A wife threatened to commit suicide by going into her garage and starting up her car.

6/2/14 3:17 p.m. Ten party-animal bicycle riders parked their vehicles at the same place, causing traffic problems on South Shore Boulevard.

6/2/14 4:27 p.m. A 17-year-old girl returned home after visiting her father to discover that her mother had changed the locks on the doors and would not let her come in.

6/2/14 5:21 p.m. A jogger on Tree Street was chomped by two dogs.

6/2/14 7:19 p.m. Some mean guys with guns are taking target practice at a squirrel on Yates Street.

6/2/14 7:24 p.m. A man called for the police after his girlfriend’s adult son refused to leave the house.

6/3/14 2:36 p.m. A small dog is attempting to bite a man after he complained about it running loose.

6/3/14 2:57 p.m. A man has been bombarded with text messages from his ex-wife about custody issues with their children.

6/3/14 4:09 p.m. A woman has been stalking a man for 30 or 40 years. Despite being barred from his place of employment, she is still finding ways to bother him.

6/4/14 9:29 a.m. A woman is being subjected to harassing phone calls and text messages because some creep put a fake listing on Craigslist.

6/4/14 1:05 p.m. A complaint was filed about a 15-year-old girl dating an 18-year-old boy. They are said to “make out and stuff.”

6/4/14 3:12 p.m. One client beat up another client at a youth facility.

6/4/14 6:02 p.m. A good-hearted woman found a lost chicken in the Woodmont Natural Park area and took it home.

6/4/14 9:28 p.m. A bullet was shot through a window of a house on Edgemont Road.

6/5/14 10:18 a.m. A dog on the loose caused a traffic tangle at the traffic circle at Borland and Stafford roads. A police officer and five public-spirited citizens tried to capture the errant pooch, but they only caused more traffic problems.

6/5/14 12:58 p.m. A man’s girlfriend is being stalked by her ex-boyfriend. He is also sending her threatening emails.

6/5/14 3:48 p.m. There has been a problem with a barking and crying dog that has been going on for months on Lower Drive.

6/5/14 4:54 p.m. A person with a shady reputation approached a woman with an offer to buy her car. A friend warned her about the man’s lack of character.

6/5/14 5:45 p.m. A teenage daughter took off in a car without permission, and her mother wants police to track her down.

6/5/14 8:16 p.m. A band was playing too loudly on State Street and was warned to tone it down.

6/6/14 9:50 a.m. Parking problems are piling up at Pilkington Park, and a resident complained that no parking tickets are being issued.

6/6/14 10:52 a.m. A dump truck accidently unloaded asphalt at the intersection of McVey Avenue and Westlake Drive. An officer found the dump truck and it returned to clear up the asphalt.

6/6/14 2:54 p.m. A woman is being threatened via voicemail by a man who says she is disturbing his sleep.

6/6/14 7:45 p.m. A woman was worried that a lamp post on Fourth Street was leaning over too far and might fall on her.

6/7/14 10:54 a.m. A woman requested that a restraining order be placed on her ex-husband’s girlfriend.

6/7/14 11:45 a.m. A son’s girlfriend has been using his mother’s car for illegal activity.

6/7/14 3:52 p.m. A mother is concerned about her son’s girlfriend, who has stolen her car, is probably pregnant and has tested positive for meth.

6/7/14 4:08 p.m. A woman driver called AAA to have her broken car towed, but when it was being lifted up for towing, she began screaming that her car was being stolen.

6/8/14 12:26 p.m. A woman became concerned about a man asking her weird questions when she went to see him about buying his car.

6/9/14 1:58 p.m. A police officer and several volunteers located a missing person from California.

FRAUD

5/27/14 11:51 a.m. A bank account was opened using a man’s personal information. It happened in New York.

5/29/14 2:38 p.m. A man’s Social Security Number was used to fraudulently file for a tax refund.

5/29/14 11:34 a.m. An unknown suspect filed a tax return using a woman’s personal information.

6/1/14 3:21 p.m. A woman quickly smelled out a fraud attempt when she got a call from someone claiming to be with Comcast who said they needed access to her computer. She hung up her phone when the caller asked for money.

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