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7/14/16 7:06 p.m. A hit-and-run driver slammed into a mailbox on Blue Heron Road, causing $1,000 in damage before speeding away.


7/11/16 5:59 a.m. Mail was stolen and mailboxes were damaged on Lower Drive.

7/11/16 12:12 p.m. A driver took off in a white Chevy Tahoe after not paying for $60 worth of gas at a service station on Boones Ferry Road.

7/1116 3:21 p.m. A thief at a local auto shop made off with a donation jar that was filled with money intended for the Shriner’s Hospital for Children.

7/13/16 4:56 p.m. A woman told police she was trying to decide whether her car was stolen or if she just forgot where she parked it.

7/17/16 7:55 a.m. A thief used a knife to rip open the canvas top on a Jeep Wrangler and steal miscellaneous credit cards and cash from a wallet.

7/17/16 10:39 a.m. A stolen purse was listed for sale on Craigslist.

7/17/16 11:09 a.m. A thief used an unlocked door to enter a car on Walking Woods Drive, taking paperwork and breaking two pairs of sunglasses.

7/18/16 1:06 a.m. A Cannon camera valued at $1,200 was stolen at the house of the owner’s friend.


7/13/16 12:57 p.m. A woman received harassing phone calls and emails about her past debt.

7/14/16 8:08 a.m. A person with an ad on Craigslist became suspicious after receiving a check in the mail for $2,300.

7/15/16 10:30 a.m. Someone tried the “send me money to get your son out of jail” scam on a woman. She didn’t fall for it.


7/8/16 12:02 p.m. A vandal shot a BB gun at a window on Independence Avenue overnight.

7/8/16 12:08 p.m. A woman on Buckingham Terrace became upset when she found a noose hanging from a tree.

7/8/16 12:58 p.m. A flatbed truck filled with wood caused concern after being parked at the corner of Erickson Street and Laurel Street for more than a month.

7/8/16 4:38 p.m. An ex-spouse would not allow a grandfather to pick up children for visitation.

7/8/16 5:19 p.m. A husband reported getting harassing phone calls from his soon-to-be ex-wife.

7/8/16 8:24 p.m. A persistent pesticide salesman visited the same house three times in one day.

7/8/16 8:34 p.m. An ex-son-in-law was harassing his ex-mother-in-law with phone calls and Facebook posts.

7/9/16 12:37 a.m. A hidden miscreant on Country Club Road threw a rock at a red Ford, causing a deep dent.

7/9/16 10:03 a.m. Someone placed a bag full of dog feces on a doorstep.

7/9/16 10:14 a.m. A man who had been kicked off a property three or four weeks ago made an unwanted reappearance.

7/9/16 11:20 a.m. A girlfriend turned in her boyfriend for riding a motorcycle without a helmet.

7/9/16 12:07 p.m. A woman became stuck in a garage on First Street and had to call the police to rescue her.

7/9/16 3:39 p.m. An individual flagged down an officer after discovering that a $500 diamond was missing from a ring.

7/9/16 3:47 p.m. A daughter asked police to retrieve her intoxicated father after he drove off in a blue car.

7/9/16 9:52 p.m. A band of noisy revelers on South State Street were advised by an officer to leave for the night.

7/9/16 11:53 p.m. Partiers were making a lot of noise on Boca Ratan Drive.

7/10/16 4:06 p.m. An aggrieved boyfriend called the cops after his girlfriend slapped him across the face.

7/10/16 4:10 p.m. A man who had been puffing on a cigar aroused concerned after wandering into the woods near Lakeview Boulevard and Erin Court.

7/10/16 4:24 p.m. A man with a machete caused concern, even though he put the weapon in his backpack.

7/10/16 5:13 p.m. A suspicious-looking young man and woman seen sitting outside a jewelry store on Westlake Drive turned out to be interns.

7/10/16 7:36 p.m. Mutilated bunnies were found in River Run Park. Police said coyotes are the most likely suspects.

7/10/16 10:31 p.m. A vehicle stolen in Los Angeles was recovered in Lake Oswego.

7/11/16 10:28 a.m. A dog owner on Timberline Drive was upset by another dog’s non-stop barking.

7/11/16 10:54 a.m. A neighbor’s dogs were being so aggressive that a woman was afraid to go outside to empty the trash. She told police she has been piling up rocks and other weights to keep the dogs from bursting through her fence.

7/11/16 1:22 p.m. Safety glass was thrown into a pool on Indian Creek Drive overnight.

7/11/16 4:10 p.m. In a fit of rage, a 21-year-old daughter began hitting and spitting on her father. The young woman has reportedly had mental health issues in the past and told police she was feeling suicidal. She was transported to Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

7/11/16 5:41 p.m. A dog bearing a strange resemblance to a pig was seen running wild on Ridgetop Court.

7/11/16 6:03 p.m. Five pot-smoking juveniles were discovered on the roof of a paint store on South State Street. They were all released to the custody of their parents.

7/11/16 7:52 p.m. Juveniles were seen crawling over a fence to get onto a private tennis court on McNary Parkway.

7/11/16 8:35 p.m. A woman reported that her brother, who had called and told her he was suicidal, might be in a psychotic rage. She told police she was afraid he might come to her house, but she didn’t think he would harm her. Still, she asked officers to watch for his white Nissan Sentra.

7/11/16 9:54 p.m. A 16-year-old boy tucked a skateboard under his arm, snuck out of his house and ran away from home.

7/12/16 8:23 a.m. A neighbor’s dog broke through a fence on Westridge Drive and attacked a woman’s dog.

7/12/16 11:23 a.m. A homeowner spotted a suspect in the vandalizing of his property four years ago and told police he thinks the same person may have vandalized his property again.

7/12/16 8:39 p.m. A resident was concerned that a girl in her late teens might be turning tricks because she kept coming back to the same store’s parking lot at all hours. However, the girl told police that she is friends with the store owner and just likes to hang out there.

7/13/16 8:55 a.m. Cats were discovered inside an abandoned vehicle on Centerpointe Drive.

7/13/16 1:25 p.m. A phone line at a local hotel was hacked and used to make calls to Lithuania, the United Kingdom and elsewhere. The calls lasted 22 to 23 minutes before CenturyLink shut down the line. Hotel staff were advised to call the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

7/13/16 7:03 p.m. A woman was subjected to lewd comments from a man who appeared to be intoxicated and was smacking garbage cans as he walked by.

7/13/16 9:49 p.m. A woman became suspicious when a strange man asked to pet her dog.

7/13/16 10:03 p.m. An adult foster care resident informed police that he did not want to return from a home visit because he is a high-functioning adult and has no medical issues.

7/14/16 10:46 a.m. In the latest of a string of incidents, another dog broke through a fence on Heritage Lane.

7/14/16 6:04 p.m. A man was reportedly wandering along Kerr Parkway, asking for money and getting angry when people refused to pay.