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BURGLARIES

7/29/16 12:28 p.m. A burglar forced entry into a home through a sliding door and made off with costume jewelry.

7/29/16 11:01 p.m. A man arrived home to find that burglars had been in his abode.

7/30/16 9:12 a.m. A woman victimized by a burglar earlier this year was worried after learning that the person had been sprung from jail.

ACCIDENTS

7/26/16 1:57 p.m. A hit-and-run accident occurred in front of a yogurt shop on First Street. Police are still seeking the driver of the offending vehicle.

7/26/16 5:46 p.m. A 38-year-old woman driver was cited for hitting a bike rider on a bicycle path.

THEFTS

7/27/16 4:05 p.m. After being visited by two friends, a man discovered that his wallet was gone.

7/27/16 4:36 p.m. A jewel thief made off with a gold bracelet and watch worth $7,000 from a downtown business.

7/29/16 7:06 p.m. After believing she had been robbed of $1,100 at a motel, a woman discovered that the money was in her purse.

8/1/16 1:09 a.m. A man's boat was stolen from the dock on Allen Road. Police recovered the craft but did not nab the thief.

FRAUD

7/29/16 9:52 a.m. Someone claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House called a woman and asked for her personal and banking information.

7/29/16 10:50 a.m. A woman sought police advice after her Instagram account was hacked.

7/30/16 6:33 p.m. After giving money to a woman with a Southern accent who was soliciting for military members, a man decided that he had been scammed.

MISC.

7/22/16 9:32 p.m. A man suspected of being intoxicated had been knocking on a caller's door for at least 30 minutes. 

7/23/16 1:32 p.m. A woman asked police for advice about the chickens that showed up unannounced on her street.

7/23/16 2:17 p.m. A girlfriend with medical issues had not arrived at her boyfriend's house, and he told police he was very worried.

7/24/16 9:52 p.m. A woman told police her sister, her sister's husband and their child have parked their motorhome in a lot. She said she was concerned about the welfare of the child because her sister and her husband are known heroin users.

7/25/16 2:21 a.m. An inebriated man was taken into protective custody and transported to a detox center.

7/25/16 5:43 a.m. Graffiti was reported along a trail in an area where a homeless man has been camping.

7/25/16 10:50 a.m. A neighbor's cat continued to show up uninvited in the window of a woman's home on Upper Drive at night.

7/25/16 12:57 p.m. A customer started yelling before falling down and then refusing to leave a store. He was taken away in an ambulance.

7/25/16 4:04 p.m. After complaining to the police about a cat bothering her at night, a woman said she started receiving harassing phone calls from the cat's owner.

7/25/16 5:15 p.m. A 20-year-old son grabbed a knife and started threatening his family.

7/25/16 6:41 p.m. An elderly man with his pants down walked into a jewelry store. Police advised him to keep his pants pulled up.

7/25/16 7:44 p.m. Officers provided a safety plan for a woman who said she wanted to kill herself.

7/25/16 9:19 p.m. Police received a disturbing 911 call in which a woman screamed, "Get off of me!" Officers responded and peace was restored.

7/26/16 2:23 a.m. An obese woman became so intoxicated that she could not get up. Officers from both the police and fire departments arrived to provide her with lift assistance.

7/26/16 10:23 a.m. An ex-husband moved back into his former home, but his estranged wife told police he is a boozer and a pot head and that she wants him removed.

7/26/16 1:02 a.m. An awful stench emanating from machinery at a construction site on Goodall Road was drifting onto a woman's property, forcing her to bring her grandchildren inside.

7/26/16 1:57 p.m. A drunken wife became so abusive that her husband told police he wanted her brought up on harassment charges.

7/26/16 2:32 p.m. A real estate agent told police that a strange man showed up at two houses she's selling and she thinks he stole drugs and jewelry from a master bedroom.

7/26/16 3:31 p.m. Strange things have been happening at an apartment complex, a woman told police, and someone has been listening to her phone conversations.

7/26/16 5:53 p.m. A woman wearing a striped tank top and shorts and accompanied by a small dog was harassing the staff of a copying company on Centerpointe Drive.

7/26/16 6:13 p.m. An apartment dweller thought his phone had been hacked because someone used his number to send off-color messages.

7/27/16 7:56 a.m. A family friend wore out his welcome after camping in their driveway with all of his belongings. He was urged to depart by both the family and police officers.

7/27/16 10:27 a.m. A construction company might be guilty of littering after dumping yard debris and concrete into the woods and at school property on Country Club Road.

7/27/16 10:29 a.m. An 18-year-old was posting a girl's information and photos on Instagram. She asked the police to help shut down his account.

7/27/16 11:11 a.m. A church member called in to report a pastor for using discretionary funds to purchase raffle tickets for a firearm that he planned to destroy.

7/27/16 12:08 p.m. Callers said they were becoming increasingly uneasy about a neighbor they described as a mentally unstable drug abuser.

7/27/16 12:54 p.m. Two guys with shaved heads were seen getting in and out of a car on A Avenue, and a caller suspected that they were on drugs.

7/27/16 12:54 p.m. A corporate attorney received harassing, threatening calls and emails at work from somebody who threatened to commit a mass shooting.

7/27/16 3:07 p.m. Despite new locks on the doors, an ex-husband who had not been around for six months found a way to move back into his ex-wife's home.

7/28/16 2 a.m. A vandal left trashcans, feces and garbage piled on a vehicle parked on Meadowlark Lane.

7/28/16 1:15 p.m. A man sought police protection after being beaten up four times by his wife.

7/28/16 1:55 p.m. A male employee was accused of repeatedly making sexually inappropriate comments to the company's female staff.

7/28/16 2:57 p.m. A man sat in a restaurant for two hours, talking to himself and going in and out of the restroom.

7/28/16 3:14 p.m. Three guys playing basketball at a street-side hoop refused to move when cars drove by.

7/28/16 7:55 p.m. A man wouldn't let his roommate inside to retrieve his belongings until a police officer arrived to settle the dispute.

7/28/16 10:22 p.m. A 13-year-old son started acting up and throwing things inside a vehicle because he didn't want to be with his mother.

7/29/16 9:47 a.m. Controversy arose over the location of a portable toilet on Thoma Road.

7/29/16 12:07 p.m. A patient was whisked to a fire station after falling off a bicycle.

7/29/16 3:09 p.m. A young female driver was reportedly using her cell phone when she nearly ran down a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

7/29/16 3:48 p.m. A mysterious stranger has been leaving bags of dog doo in front of a vacant house.

7/29/16 5:01 p.m. Somebody ratted on a group of teens who were planning to take a case of beer on a road trip. Two of them were released to their parents on the scene.

7/29/16 5:29 p.m. A woman trying to track down her lost phone discovered that it was in a car in Portland.

7/29/16 9:35 p.m. After being caught trying to shoplift at a supermarket, a woman returned the next day to try again.

7/29/16 11:58 p.m. A roommate refused to let a man move out of the home they shared.

7/30/16 10:08 a.m. A man was upset because his brother wants to move in with him instead of staying in a care home.

7/30/16 11:40 a.m. A man sleeping on a bench for 45 minutes aroused suspicion.

7/30/16 12:36 p.m. A road rager wreaked havoc on Boones Ferry Road by tailgating, cutting off other vehicles and flipping off a woman.

7/30/16 2:58 p.m. Despite breaking up with his ex-fiancée, a man told police he was having no luck getting his stuff out of her house.

7/30/16 4:02 p.m. When a woman tried to catch a dog that was running in the middle of the street, it bit her.

7/30/16 6:37 p.m. A woman told police that a man who had previously been accused of stalking her had returned.

7/30/16 8:18 p.m. Twenty 20 juveniles were seen hanging out in the parking lot of Lake Grove Chiropractic.

7/31/16 3:38 p.m. While soliciting for a cause that benefited soldiers, a solicitor's credentials were grabbed by a homeowner.

7/31/16 8:41 p.m. A pedestrian flipped off and cussed at a person who he thought was driving too fast.