Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
4/2/12 3:15 p.m. A house on Wood Thrush Circle was burglarized. The front door was unlocked and a case of watches was stolen.
4/3/12 8:22 a.m. A burglar tried to break into Julie's Travel Desk on First Street overnight.
4/3/12 9:09 a.m. Bella Lena Salon on First Street was burglarized overnight and cash was taken. The total loss has yet to be determined.
4/3/12 12:54 p.m. A condo on Cervantes was burglarized of papers and an address book. A woman was named by a neighbor as the suspect in this case.
4/3/12 8:16 p.m. A burglar attempted to break into an apartment on First Street but could not disable the entrance deadbolt.
4/5/12 10:57 a.m. A woman driver crashed her car while swerving to avoid hitting a dog on Southwest Childs Road.
4/2/12 2:01 p.m. Theft of mail, including an attempt to activate a credit card, was committed against a resident of Glenmorrie Drive.
4/3/12 7:49 a.m. Damage of $400 was done to a vehicle parked on Meadows Road in an apparent robbery attempt.
4/4/12 9:28 a.m. In a theft at Lake Oswego Junior High School, a whiPhone valued at $100 was stolen.
4/5/12 7:56 a.m. A theft was made of a wallet, driver's license, credit cards and cash with a total value of $500 from a car on Winthrop Court.
4/2/12 10:14 a.m. A mysterious-looking man and woman are driving through the Cervantes/Jefferson Parkway area, getting out of their car and walking up to several houses.
4/2/12 12:02 p.m. An ex-wife has stuck her ex-husband with a Comcast bill.
4/2/12 1:28 p.m. A tempestuous teen tossed a tangerine at a man who was up on a ladder cleaning gutters on Oak Street.
4/2/12 1:53 p.m. A large gray weimaraner dog keeps getting loose and going into a woman's yard on Bernini Court.
4/2/12 2:26 p.m. A sister moving back into a sibling's home has turned out to be a disaster. She is allegedly addicted to heroin, possibly has meth in her purse, and is the mother of a young child.
4/2/12 2:43 p.m. A resident of an apartment building on First Street got upset and rude with another resident whom he accused of vandalizing his motorcycle.
4/2/12 3:07 p.m. An ex-husband keeps coming to school to pick up his kids even when it is not his parenting time.
4/2/12 3:15 p.m. An ex-boyfriend keeps sending harassing text messages to his ex-girlfriend, even though she told him to stop.
4/2/12 4:56 p.m. A woman has constantly been chasing peacocks around the yards of her neighbors.
4/2/12 7:10 p.m. A juvenile took his backpack and skateboard and ran away from home.
4/2/12 8:59 p.m. A female alcoholic got very drunk and left her treatment center. She has been calling her counselor and making dispairing threats.
4/2/12 11:14 p.m. A juvenile at a youth facility wants to press charges against a staff member she accuses of hitting her in the throat while trying to take her into a seclusion room.
4/3/12 1:22 a.m. A speedy German shepherd has been outrunning officers on Bryant and Childs roads.
4/3/12 6:06 p.m. Four juveniles were skateboarding down a steep hill into traffic.
4/3/12 6:19 p.m. Two teen boys were trying to rip down either a street light or a sign on Kruse Way.
4/4/12 10:55 a.m. A woman screamed at her neighbor and accused her of robbing her.
4/4/12 12:16 p.m. In a case of neighbor noise on Evergreen Road, one neighbor complained that a neighbor uses a loud leaf blower and that another neighbor constantly uses foul language.
4/4/12 1:14 p.m. A woman has failed to pay a man for furniture she purchased.
4/4/12 4:28 p.m. A no trespassing order against a woman's soon-to-be ex-husband has been filed. But the wife is concerned because he owns guns and may know her new address.
4/5/12 9:27 a.m. A woman says she has received an eviction notice due to a garden box placement that has been there for six years.
4/5/12 3:36 p.m. Five jiving juveniles in an old car sprayed an Asian gentleman with an unknown liquid from a squirt bottle.
4/5/12 6:16 p.m. There has been an ongoing bullying issue with a child who transferred from Lakeridge to Lake Oswego High School.
4/5/12 9:37 p.m. It is suspected a prostitute has set up shop at a location on Bangy Road.
4/6/12 9:40 a.m. A woman on Botticelli Street is being subjected to telephonic harassment.
4/6/12 11:41 a.m. A student at Lake Oswego High School was disciplined after being found with drug paraphernalia.
4/6/12 2:38 p.m. A dog on Evergreen Road has not stopped barking for seven days.
4/6/12 5:47 p.m. Two juveniles were going around Tippecanoe Court pretending to be selling driveway pavers.
4/6/12 9:36 p.m. A resident of Lake Grove Avenue was surprised to look out in his yard and see a stranger exercising.
4/8/12 2:40 a.m. A 15-year-old girl found out after curfew was released by police to her mother and referred to juvenile authorities.
4/8/12 1:03 p.m. Police have been notified to keep a lookout for a man who is causing ongoing issues with shoplifting at Rite Aid.
4/8/12 5:03 p.m. A 25-year-old man appeared to be under the influence of drugs after being left off at his sister's house.
4/8/12 8:55 p.m. Drug dealers are threatening to come kill a man, who has armed himself with a pistol. Police advised him to put away the gun, and he later admitted to drug use and hearing voices.
4/3/12 11:20 a.m. A former employee tried to forge a prescription at a pharmacy.
4/3/12 5:41 p.m. $800 is missing from a man's bank account. This appears to be part of a string of numerous credit card frauds and ID thefts.
4/5/12 10:45 a.m. A former employee has made three unauthorized personal charges on a business charge account.
4/5/12 12:28 p.m. A person's accounts on Yahoo and Amazon are being hacked.
4/5/12 3:24 p.m. A hacker has deleted a man's emails and contacts, changed his signature and sent fake emails in his name.
4/6/12 3:11 p.m. A woman who who complained after being overcharged by a locksmith is now being threatened over the phone.
4/6/12 7:43 p.m. A man did not come back to pick up the prescription he had forged at Safeway on A Avenue. The suspect, who lives in this area, is said to have a record of forgery and tampering with drug records.