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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:

ARRESTS

11:45 a.m. Jan. 7; Matthew N. Jeseritz, 34, a transient, was arrested in the 38900 block of Sandy Heights Street under suspicion of criminal mischief and assault. He was transported to the Clackamas County Jail, where he was booked and later released.

WARRANTS

2:06 p.m. Jan. 7; Jason D. Kormondy, 36, Sandy, was arrested in the 38200 block of Sandy Heights Street on a Clackamas County warrant for a parole violation. He also was charged with possession of a small (unidentified) quantity of methamphetamine. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail without bail.

12:55 p.m. Jan. 10; Gregory W. Schultz, 45, a transient, was arrested at a business on Proctor Boulevard on a Multnomah County felony warrant for a parole violation. He also was charged with burglary, theft and reckless burning. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $22,500 bail.

1:13 p.m. Jan. 11; Michelle L. Simms, 24, Sandy, was arrested near Proctor Boulevard and Strauss Avenue on a Multnomah County warrant for theft. She also was charged with resisting arrest. She was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $1,234 full bail.

7:38 p.m. Jan. 11; Danny J. Woodward, 23, Sandy, was arrested near Proctor Boulevard and Bluff Road on a Clackamas County warrant for a parole violation. He also was charged with providing false information to police. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail without bail.

IMPAIRED DRIVING

8:58 p.m. Jan. 11; Marcella V. Austin, 48, Sandy, was arrested in the 37300 block of Highway 26 under suspicion of driving while intoxicated. She was transported to the Clackamas County Jail, where she was cited and later released.

CITATIONS

8:26 a.m. Jan. 6; Gerald M. Hembree, 30, Rhododendron, was cited and released near Highway 26 and Bluff Road after a crash. He was accused of driving with a suspended driver’s license, no liability insurance and careless driving. The vehicle was towed.

8:09 p.m. Jan. 7; Charles J. Tucker, 49, Portland, was cited and released near Highway 26 and Langensand Road, accused of driving with a suspended driver’s license. The vehicle was towed.

8:09 p.m. Jan. 7; Sarah Hague, 18, Portland, was cited and released near Highway 26 and Langensand Road, accused of possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana.

8:40 p.m. Jan. 8; Tiffany V. Haines, 41, Troutdale, was cited and released near Kelso Road and Orient Drive, accused of driving with a suspended license, having a canceled vehicle registration and possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana. The vehicle was towed.

1:16 p.m. Jan. 10; Laura L. Castillo-Marin, 23, Sandy, was cited and released near Highway 26 and 362nd Drive, accused of driving with a suspended license and running a red light. The vehicle was towed.

THEFT

1:39 p.m. Jan. 12; a resident of the 40800 block of Highway 26 reported that a vehicle had been stolen from near the residence. A vehicle description was entered into a national database.

JUVENILES

11:55 a.m. Dec. 31; a 17-year-old boy was reported as a runaway. The report, which came from the juvenile’s guardian, was relayed to a national database for missing persons.

11:21 a.m. Jan. 9; a 17-year-old boy ran away from his home in Clark County, Wash. He was located in the 38600 block of Strawbridge Parkway, where he was taken into protective custody and transported to the county juvenile department.

11:21 a.m. Jan. 10; a 15-year-old boy at Sandy High School sold his prescription medicine to another 15-year-old boy. Both were charged with possession and distribution of a controlled substance. They were transported to the county juvenile department for corrective action.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

6:53 a.m. Jan. 3; overnight someone egged a woman’s vehicle while it was parked in the 38600 block of Pleasant Street.

5:30 p.m. Jan. 5; a resident in the 38700 block of Redwood Street reported that someone scratched the glass on his sliding glass door.

9:40 a.m. Jan. 9; overnight someone destroyed a sign at the skate park that had a value of $75.

Noon Jan. 9; overnight someone attempted to break into a vehicle parked in the 39100 block of Scenic Street. The culprit was unsuccessful, but there was damage to the door.

BURGLARY

8:57 a.m. Jan. 5; an attempted burglary was reported in the 38800 block of Pioneer Boulevard sometime during the past month. A door lock was damaged, but nothing was reported taken. No suspects were identified.

MISCELLANEOUS

8:53 p.m. Dec. 17; a man living in the 19000 block of Wellesley Avenue flagged a passing police officer to report that his sister was being harassed. He said someone had left a note on her front door. The officer contacted the man’s sister, and the investigation is continuing.

5:46 p.m. Dec. 19; a woman living in the 14400 block of Hollyview Terrace in Damascus reported to a Sandy police officer that she thought her ex-husband had taken some of her firearms. The officer spoke with the woman and her ex, and determined it was a civil matter, not criminal.

8:44 a.m. Dec. 20; a 46-year-old woman from Happy Valley was kicked out of the Sandy Community Center because she refused to follow the established rules. The woman was told she would be arrested if she didn’t leave immediately and she would be arrested if she returned.

1:25 p.m. Dec. 25; a Sandy officer responded to a call of an aggressive dog trying to bite people near Barlow Parkway and Miller Road. The officer found the dog near Tupper and Dubarko roads, and immediately had to use pepper spray to avoid being bitten. The officer immediately called for help, while using the spray. But before help arrived, he ran out of spray, and had to shoot the dog to avoid being bitten.

6:05 p.m. Jan. 9; a woman walking on the sidewalk near Highway 26 and Kate Schmitz Avenue was struck by a vehicle entering a driveway. She was transported to a nearby hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

3:30 p.m. Dec. 15; a Sandy police officer received a report from a female (age unidentified) about sexual assaults that occurred more than one year ago. She told the officer she was assaulted by a friend on two separate occasions. A statement and description of the incidents was taken, and the case was given to a detective for a continuing investigation. According to the police report, charges — if approved by the district attorney — could range from sexual assault to sodomy to rape or strong-arm assault.

LOST AND FOUND

11 a.m. Dec. 4; a bicycle was located in the front yard of an abandoned home in the 17000 block of Bluff Road. The bicycle was placed in the police property room for safekeeping.

2:11 p.m. Dec. 6; an apparently abandoned bicycle was located in the 39600 block of Gary Street. The bicycle was placed in the police property room for safekeeping.

1:42 a.m. Jan. 13; a skateboard was found in the 38700 block of Pioneer Boulevard. The skateboard was placed in the police property room for safekeeping.