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Sandy Police Log


3:14 a.m. Oct. 2, Kenneth E. Steele, 52, of Malin was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicants after being pulled over. Steele also was cited for unsafe lane change and operating a vehicle without driving privileges. He was transported to Clackamas County Jail and held on $7,500 bail.

4:57 p.m. Oct. 3, Joseph G. Popp, 54, of Sandy was arrested after he was reported throwing things around a business on the 38000 block of Proctor Boulevard. Popp allegedly approached an officer with something in his hand and failed to follow instructions. He was arrested for resisting arrest, second-degree disorderly conduct and second-degree trespass. He was taken to a hospital and later to Clackamas County Jail and held on $14,500 bail.

5:37 p.m. Oct. 5, Kirk A. Hellman, 27, a Sandy area transient, allegedly stole a bicycle from the 39800 block of Dubarko Road, rode to a business in the 16600 block of 362nd Drive and stole several items. When confronted by loss prevention personnel, the suspect allegedly pushed them to the ground, took the property, then stole a different bicycle that had been parked in front of the store and tried to leave. A patrol officer stopped Hellman and found that he was intoxicated. Hellman was also found to have a Clackamas County warrant. He was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on charges of second- and third-degree theft, driving under the influence of intoxicants, third-degree robbery and harassment. His total bail was set at $34,500.


2:47 p.m. Oct. 1, a citizen reported an unknown suspect stole items from her vehicle. There is no suspect information at this time.

12:24 p.m. Oct. 2, an ex-employee entered a business near the 38000 block of Proctor Boulevard and stole a cash bag while another employee was not looking. The case is ongoing and the suspect is sought for questioning.

9:40 a.m. Oct. 4, an unknown suspect stole five bags of shrimp from a store in the 37000 block of Highway 26. The suspect was caught on video surveillance as he left on foot.

9:22 p.m. Oct. 4, a citizen near Proctor Boulevard and Beers Avenue reported that two motorcycle helmets were stolen from his moped while it was parked in a lot on Pioneer Boulevard for about an hour.


11:15 a.m. Sept. 29, a resident in the 40000 block of Highway 26 claimed to have been assaulted by three unknown individuals. He suffered minor injuries. The case is under investigation.


9 a.m. Sept 29, marijuana was found on a juvenile on the 37400 block of Bell Street. The juvenile ran from the scene after being caught with the substance.

12:39 p.m. Sept. 29, a controlled substance was found on a juvenile in the 37400 block of Bell Street. The juvenile was taken into custody and transported to the Juvenile Reception Center in Oregon City.

1:48 p.m. Sept. 29, a male juvenile was taken into custody on a warrant and transported to the Donald E. Long Center without incident.


1:12 p.m. Sept. 29, a man was found sleeping in a wooded area west of 362nd Drive that does not allow campers. He was banned from the area and left.

4:15 p.m. Oct. 1, a dog was found near Meinig Park. It didn’t have tags or an identification chip and was taken to Clackamas County Dog Services.