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THEFTS

2/10/16 9:54 a.m. Mail valued at $140 was stolen on Fieldstone Court.

2/12/16 8:39 a.m. Employees at an automobile business told police they have not received a package valued at $83.

2/12/16 7:05 p.m. A woman feared that her brother had stolen her mini dachshund. But as soon as police arrived, the dog showed up.

2/13/16 9:43 a.m. A thief pried open a mailbox and took the contents on Rosewood Street.

2/13/16 10:27 a.m. A thief broke into a locked storage unit at an apartment complex and stole a woman’s bicycle.

2/15/16 5:37 p.m. A wallet was pilfered from a woman’s purse by a man said to be wearing a yellow hat.

FRAUD

2/9/16 12:11 p.m. Fraudulent use of a credit card was reported.

2/9/16 1:35 p.m. A woman gave her Social Security Number to a caller and now thinks it may have been a scam.

2/9/16 3:20 p.m. A couple was hit hard by a fraud artist after packages were stolen and credit cards were opened in the wife’s name.

2/12/16 10:01 a.m. A man discovered that someone had cashed a check for $55 from his bank account.

2/12/16 12:21 p.m. A woman believed that the letter she got saying she had won a sweepstakes was a lie.

2/12/16 5:06 p.m. A woman received a fraudulent check in the mail.

MISC.

2/5/16 2:05 p.m. A resident of The Mark at Lake Oswego sought advice about cyber bullying.

2/5/16 4:44 p.m. A woman walked into an ice cream shop and started demonstrating what callers could only describe as odd behavior.

2/5/16 8:37 p.m. An inebriated woman at an apartment complex on Jean Road was talking about ending her life. She was transported to Legacy St. Vincent Medical Center for observation.

2/5/16 11:47 p.m. A cab driver told police that a passenger in his wheelchair van broke the cab’s computer. Police helped the driver locate the suspect, who agreed to pay for damages.

2/6/16 6:23 a.m. A cigarette-smoking man was reportedly walking around the backyards of homes on Crestview Drive. He reportedly had been visiting his girlfriend, but jumped in a car and drove away when police arrived on the scene.

2/6/16 9:03 a.m. A man said that his ex-wife’s boyfriend showed up at a game he was attending, even though there’s a no-stalking order against the dude.

2/6/16 9:16 a.m. Some apartment renters objected to their landlord’s plan to evict them.

2/6/16 9:29 a.m. Officers were flagged down by a concerned citizen who worried that the person reading a paper in front of a store on Pilkington Road was in fact casing the joint.

2/6/16 10:50 a.m. A brown domestic bunny was seen hopping around in a yard near Amberwood Circle.

2/6/16 8:52 p.m. A woman was concerned that some teenage boys were carrying sacks of eggs toward Hallinan Elementary School. However, the lads were simply returning home from a trip to a grocery store.

2/6/16 9:16 p.m. An employee of a local business told police he had been getting bias-related calls from some juveniles. He told the kids to stop, and they did. But he said he wanted the whole thing documented.

2/6/16 12:02 p.m. When a father went to pick up his three children, his former mother-in-law refused to give them up.

2/7/16 8:51 p.m. Suspicious-looking men wearing beanies were sighted on First Street.

2/8/16 12:18 a.m. Three drunks were found passed out in a Toyota Camry and transported by ambulance for treatment.

2/8/16 5:37 a.m. A woman reportedly suffering a medical emergency was found driving on the wrong side of the road. She was transported to a hospital and her dog was taken back to her home to be looked after by her neighbors.

2/8/16 12:09 p.m. A female customer was harassing the owner of a restaurant and taking money from the tip jar. She was trespassed from the location.

2/8/16 11:52 p.m. A distraught woman was found curled up behind a pub. She declined any help.

2/9/16 6:23 a.m. An apartment resident wanted police to find out why his neighbor kept banging on the wall.

2/9/16 6:56 a.m. A boyfriend refused to leave his girlfriend alone.

2/9/16 9:44 a.m. A garbage bag full of steaks was found on Oakridge Road.

2/9/16 12:50 p.m. A female transient was reportedly standing on a corner, crying and asking for money.

2/9/16 3:08 p.m. A man was observed buying beer for some kids who were waiting in a truck.

2/9/16 8:23 p.m. A caller asked police about how he could make a citizen’s arrest.

2/9/16 9:24 p.m. Drag racing was reported near the intersection of Kerr and Jefferson parkways. Engines were revved up, tires spun and there was a large cloud of smoke.

2/9/16 11:52 p.m. A customer kept returning to a supermarket despite being trespassed for not paying for the food he consumed.

2/10/16 6:52 a.m. A homeless person was discovered sleeping under the awning of a bank. The person was warned about criminal trespass and offensive littering.

2/10/16 10:08 a.m. A man received two disturbing pornographic phone calls.

2/10/16 10:31 a.m. A man reported that his e-mail and telephone had been hacked.

2/10/16 10:53 a.m. A business partner hadn’t been seen in a while, although he might be sneaking in to do his laundry.

2/10/16 2:08 p.m. After again being trespassed from a bank, a repeat offender was told that police would arrest him if he showed up again.

2/10/16 5:34 p.m. A mother and her three small children were being harassed by a guy with a laser pointer.

2/11/16 8:44 a.m. A person sending suicidal text messages was transported by ambulance to Legacy St. Vincent Medical Center.

2/11/16 8:52 a.m. An old man with a scruffy beard showed up in a yard on Fourth Street and later at Rossman Park.

2/11/16 10:39 a.m. A woman was distraught after being bitten by her own puppy.

2/11/16 11:06 a.m. A business owner received two harassing phone calls, possibly from the man she would not allow into her shop after closing time.

2/11/16 3:12 p.m. A family told police they had not heard in several weeks from a sister with mental issues.

2/11/16 8:05 p.m. A mother asked police to find her 15-year-old son, who had stomped out of the house after an argument.