Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.
Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
12/19 8:48 p.m. Colleen Ellen Kennedy, 43, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of theft of services.
12/28 1:01 a.m. Shawn Michelle Wilhite, 37, was lodged on a West Linn municipal court warrant for failure to appear on suspicion of third degree theft.
12/28 10:11 p.m. Nikita Igorevich Pylikhin, 22, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a West Linn warrant for suspicion of probation violation.
1/1 7:54 a.m. Anthony Robert Andreotti, 37, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a Multnomah County warrant for suspicion of contempt of court.
1/1 7:54 a.m. Christian C. Clark, 33, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine.
12/28 12:38 a.m. Frederick King Spain, 37, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
12/29 12:34 a.m. Muhammas Athar Khan, 49, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
12/31 10:32 p.m. Jennifer Leah Ramberg, 35, was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
12/23 6:17 a.m. A purse containing a 9 mm handgun was stolen near the Bolton area.
12/25 2:06 p.m. Packages were taken from a front porch in the Bolton area.
12/25 2:13 p.m. A wallet was reported stolen at 7/11 on Willamette Falls Drive.
12/19 9:06 a.m. An accident occurred at the West Linn Public Library.
12/19 11:26 a.m. A hit-and-run accident occurred near Arbor Drive and Highway 43.
12/31 10:22 a.m. An accident occurred near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
12/31 3:46 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Safeway on Salamo Road.
1/1 2:23 a.m. A vehicle spun out on Interstate 205 near 10th Street.
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12/17 6:09 p.m. A caller wanted to know why traffic was backed up near Willamette Drive and Willamette Falls Drive. An officer determined it was just rush hour traffic.
12/18 11:02 a.m. A caller found a three-year old girl who was lost. The child was returned home.
12/18 10:53 p.m. A caller believed men were selling marijuana out of a car near Safeway on Salamo Road. The subjects said they were just asking people if they smoked weed, but were not attempting to sell it.
12/18 2:36 a.m. A woman said her husband was yelling at her.
12/19 7:53 a.m. A mother and son were having an argument.
12/19 6:18 p.m. A juvenile ran away from home.
12/19 10:06 p.m. A juvenile wanted advice on whether he could go to his moms house even though his dad said no.
12/20 4:20 p.m. A man was locked out of his apartment, but did not want to pay for a locksmith to open the door.
12/20 8:49 p.m. A caller heard several loud, explosive gun shots in the area near the 19600 block of Sun Circle.
12/21 6:09 p.m. A man said that the night before, a vehicle pulled into his driveway and the driver looked into his front window.12/21 6:43 p.m. A man said his daughter is a drug addict and was trying to leave with a baby. Peace was restored.
12/21 10:24 p.m. A vehicle was driving up and down the street without headlights near the 3700 block of Rosepark Drive.
12/22 4:38 a.m. A caller said someone had been walking around outside for the last couple of hours. Police found no one.
12/22 12:13 p.m. A caller said drug activity occurs in the natural area near Barlow Street and Buck Street throughout the day, especially high school lunch hours.
12/22 9:51 p.m. A caller said his vehicle was egged while he was driving on Salamo Road.
12/23 3:31 p.m. Possible gunshots were reported near Swiftshore Drive and Willamette Falls Drive.
12/23 5:38 p.m. A caller said a driver hit a tree and continued on near Parker Road and Wild Rose Drive. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.
12/23 5:57 p.m. A possible gunshot was heard behind a house near the 6500 block of Palomino Way.
12/24 1:09 p.m. A caller asked for officers to check on his son after his mother refused to let him speak with him.
12/24 1:57 p.m. A man said his mother-in-law was banging on the door and trying to get inside.
12/24 4:33 p.m. A man was seen staggering in the roadway near 10th Street and Willamette Falls Drive. His daughter came and picked him up.
12/24 4:58 p.m. People were walking in and out of traffic with stop signs near Safeway on Salamo Road. They were flaggers for church.
12/24 8:01 p.m. A caller suspected a drug deal was going down near the Mormon church on the 1300 block of Rosemont Road.
12/24 11:03 p.m. A woman had called 911 12 times throughout the day, and each time appeared to be trying to call someone else. An officer found she was intoxicated and lonely.
12/25 2:59 a.m. A suspicious looking car going up and down the street was an Oregonian delivery van.
12/25 10:20 p.m. A caller heard gunshots or fireworks in the area near Evah Lane and Kimberly Drive.
12/26 4:48 p.m. A caller heard a loud boom in the area near the 1300 block of 4th Street.
12/26 8:42 p.m. A caller heard gun shots in the area near the 2400 block of Woodhaven Court.
12/27 8:21 a.m. Used syringes were found in the parking lot at West Linn High School.
12/27 11:15 a.m. Two subjects with metal detectors were digging holes at Cedaroak Primary School.
12/27 8:43 p.m. A group of teens were smashing bottles and being loud near the 4600 block of Bittner Street.
12/27 9:17 p.m. A caller believed someone might be living in a car outside a house near the 4300 block of Imperial Drive.
12/28 10:57 a.m. A resident suspected theft after a package was sent to the wrong address and the subjects at the location said they did not know where it was.
12/28 4:36 p.m. A suspicious looking man was seen sitting in a vehicle outside a home. The person was just visiting a friend.
12/28 5:29 p.m. A caller reported receiving threatening text messages from a co-workers girlfriend.
12/28 6:32 p.m. A caller said three teens pulled in front of her driveway and went into the park, possibly to smoke and drink.
12/28 8:54 p.m. A caller said her daughter was out of control and getting verbal.
12/29 1:31 a.m. Two men were seen in an apartment complex when they did not live there. When asked to leave, they went further into the complex.
12/31 1:00 p.m. Several syringes were found near the Sunset Primary School.
12/31 1:57 p.m. A caller said someone broke into his home through the sliding glass door while he was out of town.
12/31 2:54 p.m. A man was seen slapping a woman in a moving vehicle near Interstate 205 and 10th Street.
12/31 11:00 p.m. Two men were looking suspicious and urinating in the bushes near Cedaroak Drive and Willamette Drive.
1/1 1:04 a.m. Loud music was reported near the 1800 block of Deana Drive.
1/1 4:06 p.m. Young children were playing football in the street with their parents near Exeter Street and Sunset Avenue.
1/1 5:04 p.m. A shifty looking man was seen stumbling around and looking into cars near the 2200 block of Ostman Road.
1/1 6:40 p.m. A man said his daughter was out of control.
1/1 10:16 p.m. A man said someone drove down the street and fired three gunshots near the 2800 block of Carriage Way. Officers found no bullet holes or casings in the area.
1/3 4:54 p.m. A driver saw two men in a vehicle who were smoking marijuana. When the two men saw the driver, they stared back at him and slammed on their brakes when he was behind them, then pulled into McDonalds.
1/3 4:56 p.m. A man said his brother was calling and harassing his mother. The mother had a restraining order against the brother.
1/3 5:55 p.m. A caller reported a verbal argument between his mother and father.
1/3 6:50 p.m. A caller said a car horn had been sounding on and off for the last hour.
1/3 8:34 p.m. A caller said he took too much Xanax and was depressed.
1/4 7:17 a.m. A resident heard a man behind her house. Officers checked and found no one.
1/4 11:27 a.m. A caller heard glass breaking earlier in the day.
1/5 12:20 a.m. A woman saw someone looking in her house window from the back yard.
1/5 2:24 a.m. A woman said her husband wouldnt give her medication, and had been acting strange all night.Add a comment