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6/15/15 9:32 a.m. A Santa Cruz mountain bike worth $2,000 was taken from an open garage on McDuff Court.

6/16/15 3:28 p.m. A bike rack was swiped off the top of a vehicle. The Yakima Ridgeback bike rack is worth $280.

6/19/15 9:52 a.m. A mattress worth $479 was taken from a porch on Bartok Place.

6/21/15 10:47 a.m. A stereo was stolen from a man’s blue Toyota Camry.

6/21/15 1:07 p.m. A thief struck during the night and stole a Garmin GPS system worth $200 from a car.

6/21/15 4:46 p.m. An ex-wife forged one of her ex-husband’s checks to get $300.


6/12/15 1:41 p.m. Dogs were running loose and defecating on Sherbrook Place.

6/12/15 3:34 p.m. A driver stopped his car in front of a woman and started yelling at her.

6/12/15 6:51 p.m. A neighbor drove up to a woman’s house on Touchstone and proceeded to plow into her white Altima.

6/13/15 12:46 a.m. An intoxicated 31-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after a traffic stop.

6/13/15 2:15 p.m. Two teenage girls who live at a  youth facility ran away from an outing in Portland.

6/13/15 2:26 p.m. A woman reported she was sexually harassed by a coworker. She asked police for advice about what to do.

6/13/15 6:01 p.m. Three adventurous teenage boys jumped on the back of a moving train. The conductor was notified and vowed to kick them off at the next stop.

6/13/15 7:46 p.m. A presumptuous magazine solicitor plugged his cell phone into an outdoor outlet on a porch on Duncan Drive.

6/13/15 11:19 p.m. What was reported as a suspicious activity in a park on Quarry Road turned out to be a family cookout. The family was informed about the park’s hours.

6/14/15 5:19 p.m. A man rode his electric tricycle to Lake Grove, where its battery died. When he returned to get it, the tricycle had disappeared.

6/14/15 5:25 p.m. A 16-year-old brother has been selling marijuana and threatening his sister if she tells the cops about him.

6/14/15 9:10 p.m. Not taking a breakup well, an ex-girlfriend refused to stop pounding the door of her ex-boyfriend’s abode.

6/15/15 9:46 a.m. A dog (white border collie-pointer mix) jumped a fence and bit a man, who had to be taken to a hospital emergency room.

6/15/15 11:25 a.m. A mean orange cat attacked a woman’s feline friend. Fortunately, the victim cat was not injured.

6/15/15 11:42 a.m. After a trespass order against him expired, a man began harassing a woman again by setting up a phony social media account.

6/15/15 2:22 p.m. A caller placed an order for $100 worth of Middle Eastern food, then didn’t pick It up.

6/15/15 4:08 p.m. A lady golfer was shocked when she came upon a large bearded dragon sunning itself on the Lake Oswego Municipal Golf Course. The errant lizard was placed in the custody of an area animal expert — Officer Ulli Neitch of the Milwaukie Police Department — until the owner of the reptile was located.

6/16 9:12 a.m. A man’s fiancé agreed to tell her husband-to-be to stop letting his dog run all over town.

6/16/15 10:15 a.m. Despite many warnings, a lenient dog owner continues to let his big black German shepherd run around George Rogers Park and disturb people.

6/16/15 11:39 a.m. A 16-year-old girl and her friend wanted to jump off the barrels at George Rogers Park on the weekend, but not until they asked police if the activity is legal.

6/16/15 12:49 p.m. While on the phone, a person was shocked to hear, “You need to wear shorts.”

6/16/15 2:46 p.m. A grease spill was reported in the Lake View Village parking garage. A transport full of kitty litter was immediately dispatched.

6/16/15 3:44 p.m. A man reported being harassed by text messages sent by the mother of his child. She will soon receive a message about being trespassed from contacting her ex-lover.

6/16/15 4 p.m. A woman was called by someone who claimed to be a chief deputy. Her follow-up investigation convinced her she was the victim of a scam.

6/16/15 5:53 p.m. A man’s girlfriend has been sending suicidal text messages to people. She was reported as missing and endangered.

6/16/15 7:34 p.m. A man and woman were vaping while standing by the sand pit at George Rogers Park.

6/16/15 10:40 p.m. Two men and a woman were loitering in an underground garage when they gave chase to a woman who took a photo of them.

6/16/15 11:07 p.m. A woman asked police to help her get a baby deer off the roadway on Southwest Childs Road.

6/17/15 7:30 a.m. A woman was asked to keep her dog inside her house so it wouldn’t bother three baby raccoons in a tree.

6/17/15 9:32 a.m. After her iPhone was stolen, a woman was contacted by the thief who stole it, asking her to exchange money for its return.

6/17/15 11:30 a.m. A non-guest was asked to stop wandering around the lobby of a hotel.

6/17/15 3:43 p.m. A criminal mischief maker fired a BB gun into a heater/AC unit and made it stop working. Loss was set at $2,995.

6/17/15 5 p.m. Two males on scooters seemed to be looking into people’s houses on Troon Road.

6/17/15 5:52 p.m. While conducting a reading lesson on a back deck, a mother began yelling at her crying child because the youngster did not want to read.

6/17/15 6:06 p.m. Two juveniles were walking down the middle of State Street and taunting cars by jumping out in front of them. They then disappeared.

6/17/15 7:17 p.m. A distraught rabbit owner was informed that her pet was in custody at the Lake Grove Veterinary Clinic.

6/18/15 7:29 a.m. A woman was given a courtesy ride home after getting into a big fight with a man.

6/18/15 11:45 a.m. Some rowdy residents of an apartment complex grabbed the assistant manager.

6/18/15 12:13 p.m. A woman is worried after receiving a missive from a jail inmate she does not know.

6/18/15 3:19 p.m. A female photographer was spooking people by following them around and taking their picture.

6/19/15 a.m. 1:59 a.m. Police asked a woman running down the street and screaming for an explanation of her behavior.

6/19/15 8:09 p.m. A woman wants her housemate to get out NOW.

6/20/15 11:56 a.m. A woman reported seeing the same guy show up at the same garage sales she visited. At one of the sales, he seemed to be filming her.

6/20/15 6:15 p.m. Three males were reportedly harassing customers at a supermarket.

6/20/15 7:27 p.m. A woman got into an argument with employees at a nail salon. After paying her bill, she was trespassed from the salon.

6/21/15 10:40 a.m. Someone tried to break into the concession stand at a baseball field overnight by prying open two doors.

6/21/15 12:48 p.m. While a driver was cruising down Sundeleaf Drive, he was suddenly beset upon by a man who came out of a house and started yelling about the driver speeding. The man also slammed his hands on the driver’s car.

6/21/15 1:03 p.m. A defiant guest at a posh hotel refused to leave and refused to pay.

6/21/15 2:45 p.m. A woman has been letting a friend stay in her house for the last four months, and he is now threatening to kick the door in if she leaves.


6/15/15 8:01 a.m. A woman paid to have a chair reupholstered before Christmas. She is still waiting for its delivery.

6/15/15 12:18 p.m. A man received what he felt was a fraudulent check for a play structure he advertised on Craigslist. He demanded that he be sent a check for the amount of the actual purchase.

6/15/15 12:20 p.m. A caller claiming to be a police officer told a woman’s parents she had a warrant out for her arrest. The parents gave her information to the “officer.” However, a call to the LOPD found out that there was no crime committed and no information needed.

6/15/15 2:02 p.m. A caller informed a woman that a warrant would be issued for her arrest if she didn’t show up for jury duty and unless she paid a fine.

6/15/15 3:14 p.m. A woman’s friend received a call from someone claiming to be with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office who said she needed to pay $1,500 or else she would be arrested.

6/16/15 5:17 p.m. A person was threatened with arrest if he did not purchase $2,800 in gift cards from a convenience store. He did it. It turned out to be a scam.

6/19/15 1:40 p.m. Someone tried to change bank information using a woman’s personal information.


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