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6/6/15 11:46 p.m. A vehicle rolled over on Tamaway Drive, but none of its four occupants were injured in the accident.

6/7/15 5:45 p.m. A car smashed into another vehicle parked in the Lake Oswego Public Library parking lot, causing an estimated $1,500 in damage.


6/1/15 9:53 a.m. Six iPads, five chargers, a coat and a bag worth $2,500 were reportedly taken from two different classrooms at Touchstone Elementary School.

6/1/15 1:39 p.m. A man told police he believes his jewelry was stolen six weeks ago.

6/1/15 7:32 p.m. A thief stole three 10-pound bags of Wonder Soil worth $59.

6/3/15 2:53 p.m. A UPS package worth $54 was stolen off a woman’s porch on Garibaldi Street. It contained cabinet knobs from Pottery Barn.


5/28/15 5:04 p.m. A slapping incident at a TriMet bus stop ended with two women being cited. The slapper, a 46-year-old woman, was cited for harassment and interfering with transportation. The slappee, a 19-year-old woman, was cited and released for interfering with transportation.

5/28/15 5:34 p.m. An ambulance rushed to pick up a 15-year-old girl after she texted a friend that she was going to kill herself.

5/28/15 9:23 p.m. A road rager was apprehended and warned by police after he tried to smash into another man’s vehicle.

5/29/15 5:21 a.m. Police discovered less than an ounce of marijuana in the car of a driver who was driving erratically.

5/29/15 2:14 p.m. A 65-year-old woman was cited for allowing a vicious dog to roam loose.

5/29/15 3:41 p.m. A woman gave a ride to a child who appeared to be 12 or 13 years old, and then told police she was worried that he was too young to be hitch-hiking.

5/29/15 4:11 p.m. A drunken mother-in-law threatened her daughter-in-law.

5/29/15 4:27 p.m. A teenage girl between the ages of 15 and 18 was reported wearing only a bikini top and g-string while walking down the middle of the railroad tracks near Berwick Road.

5/29/15 6:58 p.m. A mother found marijuana in her son’s room and asked police to nip this activity in the bud.

5/29/15 8:43 p.m. While walking on the roof of Palisades Elementary, two juveniles encountered a police officer who told them to stop the behavior immediately.

5/30/15 12:04 a.m. A man was bitten by his girlfriend, who also threw things at him. However, the beleaguered fellow did not want to press charges.

5/30/15 9:03 p.m. A car parked at a church was shot up with a BB gun, causing an estimated $2,000 in damage.

5/30/15 10:48 a.m. A woman pursued legal action after a dog defecated on her porch.

5/30/15 9:22 p.m. Three 17-year-olds were released to their parents after being caught sneaking around Uplands Elementary School.

5/30/15 11:24 p.m. A man and woman were escorted out of a supermarket after engaging in a fight that included hitting and spitting.

5/31/15 9:33 a.m. A woman reported being stalked by her former employer. She has even notified the FBI about it.

5/31/15 12:37 p.m. A man obtained a court order to retrieve some of his property from his former residence. But when he arrived, he found that the place had been cleaned out.

5/31/15 10:05 p.m. A driver reportedly peeling out in the parking lot at Palisades Elementary School was actually a 16-year-old who was trying to learn how to use a stick shift.

6/1/15 8:28 a.m. A woman unhappily noticed a man who had been stalking her for years. When their eyes met, he stopped and spit. She asked police to make sure it was safe for her to walk to her car.

6/1/15 9:27 a.m. A commercial van was reportedly parked all day long in front of the former location of Graham’s Book and Stationery, despite the posted two-hour time limit. Police chalked the van’s tires to make sure it didn;t overstay its welcome.

6/1/15 11:24 a.m. Trash was piling up at a location on Jefferson Parkway, raising health concerns.

6/1/15 2:07 p.m. A parent showed up at a high school graduation and started harassing people.

6/1/15 5:24 p.m. A dog got loose at Mary’s Woods and eluded a community service officer’s efforts to catch it.

6/1/15 8:07 p.m. A distraught woman called to report that her boyfriend dumped a gallon of water on her head.

6/2/15 9:27 a.m. A runaway 17-year-old granddaughter, who was described as having a scar on her left cheek, a pierced belly button and a pierced tongue, was located by police and released to her adoptive grandparents.

6/2/15 9:53 a.m. An onlooker feared that a man who was standing on Kruse Way and looking over I-5 was going to jump. Tigard Police made sure the man was OK.

6/2/15 11:23 a.m. Police were asked to check on a vacant house that was overgrown with weeds and in generally crummy condition. The caller said it had been that way for years and that it was a fire hazard.

6/2/15/ 3:20 p.m. A man went into a garage and sent out a Tweet that he was going to kill himself. He was transported to OHSU.

6/2/15 4:49 p.m. A man having a dispute with his family over some property was not considered a danger to himself and others.

6/2/15 7:40 p.m. A woman contacted the FBI about someone stealing the eggs she had been harvesting for four years.

6/2/15 9:36 p.m. A student brought alcohol and marijuana to an overnight school event.

6/3/15 1:19 a.m. Some neighborhood yobs were throwing things around a neighbor’s garage and urinating in his yard.

6/3/15 12:40 p.m. A postal carrier was shocked by the sight of a person walking down the middle of Lane Garden Court with a power cord and blanket.

6/3/15 4:35 p.m. A man was harassing neighbors and yelling at kids on Greenridge Drive.

6/3/15 4:42 p.m. A man walked into a church with a woman and a child to ask for assistance in getting to Florida. After they left, a person at the church Googled the man and found he might be a sex offender in Florida.

6/3/15 8:57 a.m. A woman suspected a drug house had opened for business in her neighborhood.

6/4/15 12:08 p.m. A welfare check on an elderly woman found that she was fine but that her phone had died.

6/4/15 1:43 p.m. A man became alarmed when the wrong dog was taken from his yard.

6/4/15 5:16 p.m. An autistic son is threatening his mother, pinning her against a fence. The lad was taken to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center.

6/4/15 5:59 p.m. A father with a history of mental problems was getting aggressive with his family. His wife agreed to take him to a doctor.

6/4/15 6:49 p.m. A man said his wife had been threatened by a former tenant of their apartment.

6/4/15 8:21 p.m. A woman is receiving threatening messages from her ex-boyfriend, who has also posted lewd photos of her on Facebook.

6/4/15 p.m. A man posted a photo of himself on the Internet in which he was holding an empty pill bottle and saying he was waiting for time to run out.

6/4/15 9:27 p.m. A teacher objected to a former student telling his current students that he is dangerous. Parents of the former student told police he has disabilities and that they will talk to him.

6/5/15 11:20 a.m. A woman objected to someone setting out mothballs on his property to keep dogs away.

6/5/15 3:27 p.m. A man found slumped over in a car on Cervantes Circle was found to be sleeping, not dead.

6/6/15 9:46 a.m. A man tried to restrain a woman from running in the street.

6/6/15 11:18 a.m. A duck lover shepherded some errant quackers through traffic and took them to George Rogers Park.

6/6/15 6:04 p.m. A man suspected of doing drugs was going in and out of consciousness while parked in front of a pharmacy.

6/7/15 9:17 a.m. A small child made a 911 call after asking his daddy if he could call the police.

6/7/15 3:19 p.m. A service dog walked into Safeway and started licking the baked goods.

6/7/15 5:10 p.m. Police were asked to speed the departure of a trespasser on Quarry Road.

6/7/15 5:41 p.m. A 13-year-old boy called the cops on his brother for smacking him.

6/7/15 7:27 p.m. A man reported being threatened by a drunk.


6/1/15 8:27 a.m. A grandson stole his grandmother’s Visa card and used it to buy drugs. He will soon be visited by a police officer.

6/5/15 6:22 p.m. A woman realized that someone had filed a tax return in her name after she received a refund from H&R Block, because she did not file her tax return with the company.


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