Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.
Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
4/13 4:37 p.m. A woman said the side mirror was removed from her vehicle overnight.
4/13 10:35 a.m. A caller said someone filed taxes using his information.
4/13 10:37 a.m. A woman said someone filed taxes using her information.
4/13 1:53 p.m. A caller said someone filed taxes using her social security number.
4/13 2:48 p.m. A caller believed she received an IRS scam phone call.
4/14 3:57 p.m. A man said someone used his social security number to file taxes.
4/15 3:14 p.m. A caller said someone used her social security number to file taxes.
4/15 3:35 p.m. A caller said someone used her social security number to file taxes.
4/16 10:35 a.m. A caller said an unknown person filed tax returns using her social security number.
4/17 4:11 p.m. A woman said taxes were filed by another person using her information.
4/13 11:33 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near Bland Circle and Crestview Drive.
4/15 2:34 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Hollowell Street and Willamette Drive.
4/16 7:10 a.m. Two vehicles collided near Interstate 205 and Highway 43.
4/16 7:54 a.m. Two vehicles collided near 12th Street and 4th Avenue.
4/17 3:55 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Parker Road and Wildrose Drive.
4/17 6:13 p.m. A hit-and-run accident involving a parked vehicle occurred near the 1800 block of Blankenship Road.
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4/11 7:43 p.m. A caller claiming to be Nathans cousin stated that Nathan had ordered a siege against the house and made other threats.
4/11 8:34 p.m. A solicitor was seen in the area near Burns Street and Hood Street.
4/11 9:14 p.m. A solicitor was seen near the 18300 block of Willamette Drive.
4/12 5:59 a.m. A caller was lost and asked for directions.
4/13 12:35 p.m. A woman said she received a call from someone claiming to be with the U.S. Treasury. The person told her to go to the bank, get money and send it, or they would arrest her.
4/13 3:58 p.m. A suspicious looking person came to a womans door and was later seen in a vehicle near the 5600 block of Cascade Street.
4/13 9:27 p.m. A woman said she was being harassed by her neighbor.
4/14 8:27 p.m. Two vehicles were seen tearing up grass at the end of the street near 4th Street and Volpp Street.
4/15 2:02 p.m. A suspicious looking person was canvassing the neighborhood and soliciting for a magazine near the 3400 block of Cascade Terrace.
4/15 3:08 p.m. A woman believed her Facebook account had been hacked and wanted advice.
4/15 11:55 p.m. A woman heard banging on her front door and looked out to see a cab pulling out of her driveway.
4/16 6:30 p.m. A woman said someone was taking pictures of her home from a car. Police found the person was doing it for a job.
4/16 8:15 p.m. Three teens were possibly smoking in front of a location.
4/17 6:52 a.m. A suspicious looking man was walking slowly towards a dead end and looked at a person funny near Kenthorpe Way and Old River Drive.
4/17 8:36 a.m. A home was egged overnight near the 4000 block of Ridge Court.
4/17 3:15 p.m. Shifty looking subjects were seen at a vacant home near Bonnet Drive and Oxford Street.
4/17 5:05 p.m. A caller reported an ongoing issue with juveniles throwing rocks at her home and leaving debris on the porch.
4/17 9:07 p.m. A woman said someone kept ringing her doorbell.
4/17 10:59 p.m. A person was waving his arms and screaming near Wal-Mart. He eventually went home.
4/15 6:32 p.m. A caller said a sick or injured raccoon had been under her deck all day.