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Police Log


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

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:


3/17 10:16 a.m. An accident occurred at Albertsons.

3/19 4:15 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 22800 block of Willamette Drive.

3/19 8:21 p.m. A bicyclist was hit by a vehicle at Johnson Road and Meadowview Court. The driver did not stop.

3/20 7:45 a.m. An accident was reported at West A Street and Willamette Drive.

3/10 8:16 a.m. Two vehicles collided at Holmes Street and Willamette Drive.

3/10 12:03 p.m. Plywood fell off a truck and struck a vehicle on southbound I-205 near 10th Street.

3/21 2:50 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 1700 block of Blankenship Road.


3/15 9:27 a.m. A woman suspects the pharmacy at Albertsons shorted her on her prescription medication.

3/16 2:45 p.m. Fraudulent use of a Social Security number and bank account was reported in the 2900 block of Beacon Hill Drive.

3/20 3:37 p.m. Fraud was reported in the 3900 block of Calaroga Circle.


3/15 2:41 p.m. A daughter took off in her father’s car without permission.

3/16 7:24 p.m. A theft was reported in the 1400 block of Village Park Place.

3/16 9:37 p.m. A mountain bike was reported stolen from the 22000 block of Salamo Road.

3/18 12:15 p.m. A theft from Market of Choice was reported. The suspect paid for the items and was then banned from the store.

3/20 12:21 p.m. A shoplifting suspect was chased from Market of Choice and arrested on suspicious of third-degree theft.


3/15 7:55 a.m. Construction work on two houses near Mapleton and Willamette drives is starting too early in the morning for neighbors.

3/15 9:05 a.m. A “for sale” sign was found ripped in half in the 4300 block of Imperial Drive.

3/15 1:58 p.m. A man was seen barking by the side of the road near Oxford and Summit streets.

3/15 10:23 p.m. The “sound of things moving around” was heard in the 2100 block of Snowberry Ridge Court.

3/16 12:53 a.m. An woman is harassing her ex-husband and his family by phone and email.

3/16 6:01 p.m. A subject was seen driving “doughnuts” in a wetland in the 2200 block of Volpp Street.

3/16 11:08 p.m. A suspicious man was seen walking in the 3500 block of Chelan Road.

3/17 8:12 a.m. Vandals spread toilet paper and spray-painted a yard in the 3000 block of Winkel Way.

3/17 9:32 a.m. A man asked for assistance about his 91-year-old mother-in-law driving.

3/17 3:32 p.m. A band’s music was not being enjoyed in the 1900 block of Bristol Court.

3/17 3:23 p.m. Kids on bikes were seen on the footpath at Mary S. Young State Park.

3/17 3:45 p.m. A neighbor is seen driving drunk every day.

3/17 8:30 p.m. Kids are ringing doorbells in the 3000 block of Winkel Way.

3/18 1:02 a.m. A brother is threatening his sister by leaving antifreeze and ropes next to her things.

3/18 2:35 p.m. A female called the police reporting that her mother took her “pills” and refuses to return them.

3/18 4:09 p.m. An estranged husband in the 4400 block of Elmran Drive refused to give his wife her belongings.

3/18 5:13 p.m. An 11-year-old was shot with an air-soft gun at Tanner Creek Park.

3/18 6:51 p.m. Damage to a garage door in the 3200 block of Wild Rose Loop was found to be from normal use.

3/18 7:54 p.m. A suspicious vehicle parked in the 4100 block of Imperial Drive belongs to a neighbor.

3/19 1:21 p.m. Three people knocked at a door in the 19800 block of Derby Street saying they were trying to find an address to shoot a movie. The film crew was found a few houses over.

3/19 3:08 p.m. A woman in the 2200 block of Sylvan Way is upset her son-in-law took her car away because he believes she shouldn’t drive.

3/19 4:06 p.m. A suspicious character was seen in the 4200 block of Calaroga Court.

3/20 3:06 p.m. A concerned boss at Robinwood Village asked police to check on an employee who missed two days of work. Employee was found OK, just not working.

3/21 8:37 a.m. A suspicious man sneaking up stairs in the 1800 block of Knapps Alley started stumbling after being spotted.

3/21 5:29 p.m. A tenant in the 4700 block of Fallsview Avenue was “blasting” music.

3/21 9:59 p.m. Two subjects in the 5500 block of First Court were quibbling over the rights to enter a crawl space in a duplex.


3/17 4:25 p.m. A dog allegedly bit a child on the back in the 4300 block of Riverview Avenue.

3/19 10:32 a.m. A coyote lurking in the 19500 block of Old River Drive wandered off after being “spooked.”

3/21 3:08 p.m. A dog was attacked by a pit bull in the 6500 block of Lowry Drive.