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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:


12/14 7:33 a.m. A vehicle was in a ditch on northbound I-205 at 10th Street.

12/15 9:57 a.m. Two vehicles were involved in an accident on the 19900 block of Willamette Drive. One driver was cited for making a dangerous left turn.

12/17 1:51 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 4000 block of Mapleton Drive. A front bumper was damaged.

12/17 5:16 p.m. An accident was reported on northbound I-205 at Blankenship.

12/18 7:58 a.m. A vehicle was found in a ditch at Brandywine Drive and Brandywine Lane.

12/18 9:55 a.m. A large vehicle ran into a tree in the 2700 block of Oxford Street.

12/18 10:19 a.m. A vehicle suffered a flat tire after hitting a curb near Ponderay Drive and Salamo Road.

12/18 10:26 a.m. Two vehicles collided at Bolton Primary School.

12/18 3 p.m. A hit-and-run accident in the 5900 block of Holmes Street was reported. A front corner was damaged.

12/19 10:48 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 5600 block of Hood Street. The rear quarter panel was damaged.

12/19 12:10 p.m. An accident in the 1700 block of Willamette Falls Drive was reported.

12/19 12:41 p.m. Four vehicles collided at Cedaroak and Willamette drives.

12/19 2:23 p.m. An accident was reported in the 3400 block of Barrington Drive. The driver was cited for driving while suspended.

12/19 4:15 p.m. An accident was reported at 10th Street and I-205.

12/19 4:53 p.m. Someone was throwing eggs at vehicles in the 5400 block of West A Street.


12/17 9:14 a.m. A $500 Land’s End gift card was fraudulently purchased using information from a resident in the 4300 block of Kenthorpe Way.


12/15 3:58 p.m. A theft of jewelry from a home was reported.

12/15 7:37 p.m. A fire extinguisher was noticed missing from the 1700 block of 16th Street after a loud noise was heard. It was later found hidden down the street.

12/20 3:22 p.m. Silver and jewelry were stolen from the 23500 block of Johnson Road.


12/14 9:08 a.m. A basketball hoop in the 6500 block of Palomino Way was impeding traffic.

12/14 9:09 a.m. An ex-husband is taping his ex-wife without her knowledge.

12/14 12:30 p.m. A 2-year-old was locked in a vehicle along with the keys in the 25300 block of Swiftshore Drive.

12/14 12:59 p.m. A sidewalk in front of a residence in the 2300 block of Michael Drive was reported unswept.

12/14 1:43 p.m. Police assisted with a student suffering from a panic attack at West Linn High School.

12/14 4:21 p.m. People were taking photos of a home in the 2300 block of Pimlico Drive.

12/14 6:10 p.m. A resident near Blankenship Road and Virginia Lane gets sworn at and threatened by a man every time he walks past.

12/14 9:24 p.m. A drunken woman keeps falling in front of Sunset Market. A relative escorted her home.

12/14 11:18 p.m. People are suspected of living in a van near Broadway and Easy streets.

12/14 11:42 p.m. Three teens were sitting on a curb near the library.

12/15 4:45 a.m. Officers assisted a “very upset” female.

12/15 10:50 a.m. Eggs were thrown in the 20500 block of Noble Lane.

12/15 11:41 a.m. A neighbor in the 2600 block of Pimlico Drive was stringing security tape all over due to an ongoing parking issue.

12/15 2:10 p.m. A tent, along with beer and liquor bottles, was found at Midhill Park.

12/15 4:49 p.m. Money was found outside of 7-Eleven on the sidewalk.

12/15 6:14 p.m. A “pudgy” male wearing a dark jacket was seen standing between two homes in the 2700 block of Lancaster Street.

12/15 11:46 p.m. Subjects in the 1700 block of Maple Street were talking loudly.

12/16 12:19 a.m. Two males were fighting in a yard in the 5700 block of Perrin Street.

12/16 9:24 a.m. Someone took a fire extinguisher and sprayed it all over the walls in the 2200 block of 19th Street.

12/16 11:58 a.m. A home in the 20500 block of Noble Lane was egged.

12/16 7:44 p.m. A woman sitting in a vehicle with fogged up windows in the 22000 block of Salamo Road was waiting for someone.

12/16 7:48 p.m. A loud boom was heard in the 22400 block of Skyview Drive.

12/16 7:52 p.m. An iron grate collapsed into the ground at Debok Road and Rosemarie Drive.

12/16 8:17 p.m. Police responded along with Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue to a down tree and power lines at Bland Circle and Fircrest Drive.

12/17 7:32 a.m. Police assisted Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue with a mattress fire in the 2600 block of Arbor Drive.

12/17 10:54 p.m. Occupants of two vehicles in the 5200 block of Nelco Circle were flashing lights at each other. They were just high school kids goofing around.

12/18 8:35 a.m. A resident in the 2800 block of Mark Lane reports trying to cancel his subscription to the Oregonian at least 10 times but it keeps being delivered. He feels harassed.

12/18 10:44 a.m. Two subjects were loitering in McDonalds on Eighth Court for more than four hours.

12/19 2:05 p.m. A tree fell across the road in the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.

12/19 7:57 p.m. A wood box was left sitting by the road at Falcon and Remington drives.

12/20 7:16 a.m. An unknown person was seen leaving a residence in the 18600 block of Nixon Avenue. It was a roommate.

12/20 10:35 a.m. A 3-year-old was locked in a bathroom in the 2400 block of Saddle Court. Police helped to unlock the door.

12/21 7:57 p.m. A person “banging around” was making too much noise in the 20000 block of Marigold Court.


12/16 11:07 a.m. A resident in the 3600 block of Fairhaven Drive was concerned about a pet owner after witnessing a dog running around with a leash attached.

12/17 2:17 p.m. A sick and injured raccoon was reported in the 2000 block of Bay Meadows Drive.

12/20 11:43 a.m. An injured deer was in a yard in the 2300 block of Buck Street.

12/20 2:21 p.m. An injured cat was spotted in the 2100 block of Nolan Lane.