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6/6/16 1:47 p.m. A burglar made off with two iPads, a gold band and other miscellaneous jewelry.


6/6/16 1:19 p.m. A driver in a Nissan rear-ended a Honda Pilot SUV and then drove off.

6/6/16 3:30 p.m. A grandmother suffered a neck injury when her car was struck by another vehicle, but she declined medical treatment.

6/9/16 5:16 p.m. A woman gave police the license plate number of the vehicle that sideswiped her car.

6/11/16 8:56 a.m. The slate rock wall at Hazelia Field was damaged by a driver in a hit-and-run incident.


6/6/16 7:33 a.m. A neighbor was suspected of sneaking up to a woman's back patio and stealing a potted plant.

6/9/16 2:22 p.m. Two trellises were stolen from a backyard on Kingsgate Road.

6/9/16 5:58 p.m. A teacup chihuahua was stolen from a hotel room.

6/10/16 10:15 a.m. A thief may have made off with an iPhone valued at $750 and an iPad valued at $500, although it is also possible that the items simply fell off the roof of their owner's car.

6/10/16 2:15 p.m. A fence was damaged and fence posts were taken at the Mormon Temple on Kruse Oaks Boulevard.

6/12/16 1:38 a.m. Two 18-packs of beer were stolen from a convenience store on Boones Ferry Road.


6/8/16 3:17 p.m. Unauthorized charges were made on a man's bank account, with one check being forged and cashed.

6/9/16 8:06 a.m. Fraud at a pharmacy caused a loss of $626.

6/9/16 10:52 a.m. A woman discovered that her computer had been hacked and that she was a victim of ID theft.


5/30/16 4:08 p.m. A backpack full of vodka bottles was discovered on Glacier Lilly Street.

5/30/16 8:41 p.m. Ten juveniles on skateboards were kicked off the tennis courts at Westlake Park. They reportedly had been messing around with the nets.

5/30/16 10:30 p.m. A creepy guy (either drunk or high on drugs, a caller said) in a sleeveless shirt and carrying a skateboard came to a residence on Kelok Road and pretended to ask for directions. 

5/31/16 7:05 a.m. Peacocks were roaming the streets near Boones Ferry Road and Country Club Road.

5/31/16 10:47 a.m. Vandals tagged a tunnel on McNary Parkway, spraying bright, neon-pink paint on light fixtures and walls.

5/31/16 1:29 p.m. A woman told police that someone was trying to hurt her, but she did not want her husband informed.

5/31/16 3:25 p.m. When a mother showed up at Westlake Park for a child exchange, she was told that her child was at the dentist's office.

5/31/16 7:15 p.m. A woman and her son tried to help a man who was lying down and holding his head near Childs Road and Megan Place.

6/1/16 10:22 p.m. Mosquitos were gathering in a partially drained swimming pool at an apartment complex.

6/1/16 12:16 p.m. Some neighbor kids were again playing too loudly in their backyard, just like they did a year ago.

6/1/16 3:11 p.m. A 20-year-old man was running around naked in an apartment complex and disturbing residents.

6/1/16 3:11 p.m. A father allowed his 2-year-old son to romp around without clothes on. The child is potty training and using a kiddie pool, the father told police, and he believes nudity will facilitate success.

6/1/16 5:14 p.m. A woman drove away from a gas station on Boones Ferry Road with the gas pump line still connected to her car.

6/1/16 6:01 p.m. A woman on Iron Mountain Boulevard told police that solicitors became verbally abusive when she rejected their sales pitch. They refused to leave, she said, until she picked up the phone and threatened to call the cops.

6/1/16  10:48 p.m. Police were asked to follow an inebriated individual who had been kicked off the Sylvania campus of Portland Community College.

6/2/16 7:39 a.m. While a girl was waiting for the school bus to pick her up in the Westlake neighborhood, a man with wavy brown hair drove up in a white minivan with no license plates and asked if her name was Amanda. The student did not respond, but police were notified and the school district alerted parents.

6/2/16 8:24 a.m. A husband with dementia left his home and was not found until he reached Sandy.

6/2/16 9:21 a.m. When a woman saw a man smoking in front of a convenience store, she told him he was forbidden to smoke next to the building. However, the employee in the convenience store did not seem to care, she told police.

6/2/16 9:24 a.m. While a woman was performing crosswalk duty at Rivergrove Elementary School, a man pulled up and asked her for a date, which she declined. The guy allegedly came back the next day and stared at her for five minutes.

6/2/16 1:55 p.m. A woman was hoping to use the wildflowers growing in a vacant lot for an upcoming wedding. However, her plans were ruined when somebody mowed the lot.

6/2/16 9:32 p.m. A driver in a silver Toyota Camry purposely tried to hit a pedestrian, then started swearing.

6/3/16 8:58 a.m. A wife who swallowed a handful of pills was rushed to a hospital.

6/3/16 8:44 p.m. A 16-year-old juvenile was found to have alcohol poisoning and was taken by ambulance to Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center.

6/3/16 8:45 p.m. Youths aged 15 and 16 ignited a brush fire at a park and were referred to juvenile authorities.

6/3/16 8:52 p.m. A man sleeping in the bushes on Eighth Street was awakened by police and told to move on.

6/4/16 1:07 p.m. A missing uncle showed up after causing a lof of concern among family members.

6/4/16 7:21 p.m. While being driven from a bar, a man wrapped a seatbelt around his neck and threatened to commit suicide.

6/4/16 9:33 p.m. A person taking target practice with his paint gun accidentally shot a security officer.

6/4/16 11:16 p.m. Youths aged 16 and 17 were lodged at the Juvenile Retention Center on suspicion of using cocaine, alcohol and marijuana.

6/5/16 9:50 a.m. A large black Lab and a chihuahua teamed up to cause barking problems on Touchstone.

6/5/16 7:28 p.m. A neighbor marched into a man's garage and threatened him.

6/5/16 11:57 p.m. A woman called the cops for help when her husband became verbally and physically abusive. The couple agreed to spend the night apart.

6/6/16 9:15 a.m. A mischief-maker broke into a shed on Burnham Road.

6/6/16 11:52 a.m. While walking down State Street, an elderly gentleman's pants slid down and exposed his rear end.

6/6/16 1:06 p.m. A woman arrived home to find that her neighbors had parked four cars in her driveway.

6/6/16 6:11 p.m. A father told police he was afraid he might get in trouble for attending a party for his son's sports team, because his ex-wife's boyfriend has filed a restraining order against him.

6/6/16 6:49 p.m. An inebriated woman who staggered out of a local theater was soon escorted to the Hooper Detox Stabilization Center in North Portland.

6/7/16 6:58 a.m. A concrete contractor berated a woman after she allegedly broke her contract with him.

6/7/16 9:29 a.m. A coyote pup got stuck in a soccer net behind Park Academy on South Shore Boulevard. Officer Tony Sparling was able to free the youngster.

6/7/16 10:25 a.m. Someone kicked in a garage door on South State Street.

6/7/16 2:23 p.m. A parent wanted to know if it was OK to leave a 16-year-old home alone while traveling out of the country.

6/7/16 4:03 p.m. A man was tired of being pressured to sell his property.

6/7/16 5:01 p.m. Passersby on State Street told police they could see subjects having sex in a gray-and-black boat that was docked nearby.

6/7/16 10:34 p.m. Police tracked down four guys who were making a nuisance of themselves on Fielding Road and admonished them for trespassing.

6/8/16 10:48 a.m. A caller complained that a lot near Lower Drive was filling up with cars, trailers, bikes and trash and was becoming a real eyesore.

6/8/16 1:27 p.m. A woman asked a passerby to get help while she was in the middle of a domestic dispute.

6/8/16 3 p.m. A woman who said she was raped two weeks ago told police that she had spotted the suspect in front of her residence.

6/8/16 5:50 p.m. A man walked up to a woman's parked car on Stampher Road and said, "I need you to let me in." She did not comply, and he got away before he could be questioned by police.

6/8/16 9:27 p.m. A woman at an apartment complex heard noises at night and told police that someone was trying to kill her husband.

6/9/16 11:54 a.m. Police were asked to investigate the possible distribution of prescription pills at a junior high school.

6/9/16 12:07 p.m. An estranged wife announced that she was going to steal her husband's car and go on vacation.

6/9/16 12:33 p.m. A mother was upset when she discovered that a strange man had entered her backyard in order to talk to her small son about ecology.

6/9/16 5:43 p.m. Neighbors opted to trespass each other from their respective properties.