Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:
- 12:49 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, Shawn M. McCurdy, 44, of Sandy, allegedly damaged property in Meinig Park and became belligerent with city employees when they asked him to stop. McCurdy has a Deschutes County warrant. He ran from police but was caught and taken to Clackamas County Jail on the warrant and for resisting arrest, where he is held in lieu of $15,000 bail.
- Noon Monday, July 6, between June 1 and July 6, an unknown suspect stole retaining wall bricks on Olson Street near Broken Top Avenue in Sandy. The estimated cost to replace them is $107.
- 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, a Sandy resident reported an unknown suspect stole the year tag off his vehicle license plate. The vehicle was parked near the 18100 block of Bodley Court at the time of the theft.
- 11:45 a.m. Friday, July 10, police responded to a reported theft in the 37000 block of Highway 26, where a suspect stole money from a business tip jar. Dale E. Wright, 47, an area transient, was contacted and issued a Sandy Municipal Court citation for the crime.
- 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 9, a man reported his vehicle was struck by another vehicle while parked at a business in the 38200 block of Proctor Boulevard. The other driver fled the scene without attempting to exchange information. The victims vehicle sustained damage to the tailgate.
- 9:11 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, two juveniles reportedly spray painted on several city-owned pieces of property in the 19000 block of Pine Avenue. The suspects are believed to be local to the neighborhood.
- 10:58 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, police were notified of criminal mischief outside a residence in the 18000 block of Carlson Avenue. Three female juveniles were involved in the incident. They called it a prank that went wrong. The matter was resolved civilly after they agreed to pay for the damage.