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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:


4/1 5:20 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen from a garage near the Bolton area.


3/31 12:57 p.m. A woman said someone filed taxed using her information.

3/31 1:31 p.m. A woman said someone used her and her husband’s personal information to file taxes.

4/1 5:16 p.m. A woman said her tax returns were filed by someone else.

4/3 2:57 p.m. A caller said her social security number was used to file a tax return.


3/28 11:55 a.m. A vehicle collided with a parked car near the 6500 block of Palomino Way.

3/28 6:57 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Hidden Springs Court and Santa Anita Drive.

3/31 5:40 p.m. An accident was reported on Interstate 205 near West Linn.


3/28 3:30 p.m. A woman believed she heard gunshots in the area near the 1300 block of Evah Lane. Police determined that the noises were coming from Petes Mountain.

3/28 7:34 p.m. A resident heard what was possibly “muffled screaming” near Mary S. Young Park. Police were unable to locate anything.

3/28 7:59 p.m. Three teens with backpacks were “looking suspicious” near 16th Street and Dollar Street.

3/29 9:41 p.m. A caller said subjects threw eggs at her near the 1800 block of Blankenship Road.

3/29 10:10 p.m. Teens in a vehicle were throwing eggs at parked cars near the 4100 block of Imperial Drive.

3/30 11:07 a.m. Suspicious looking vehicles were seen near the 18500 block of Upper Midhill Drive.

3/30 2:25 p.m. Juveniles at Wal-Mart were making it difficult to drive in the parking lot.

3/30 3:09 p.m. A house was egged near the 2300 block of Rogue Way.

3/31 6:43 a.m. A purse and other items were scattered in the area near Sunset Avenue and Willamette Falls Drive.

3/31 1:58 p.m. A caller said an unwanted man was sitting in his daughter’s car in the driveway, and that he was refusing to leave.

3/31 4:17 p.m. A woman said someone threw eggs on her car from an overpass near Interstate 205 and West A Street.

3/31 6:59 p.m. A woman said her neighbors had no food.

4/1 12:46 p.m. A subject was refusing to leave a location near the 5300 block of Grove Street.

4/1 2:57 p.m. A man said he was in a cab but the driver was refusing to take him home.

4/1 5:42 p.m. A man said he was receiving threatening text messages from a former friend.

4/2 2:58 p.m. A suspicious looking man was taking pictures of people and license plates in a parking lot. When asked what he was doing, the man became upset.

4/2 6:51 p.m. A driver on Interstate 205 was seen throwing garbage at another car and flipping off the driver.

4/3 11:20 a.m. A caller noticed a shifty looking individual who appeared to be following a woman and trying to get her into his vehicle near Sunset Avenue and Willamette Falls Drive. Police determined the complaint was unfounded.

4/3 3:24 p.m. A caller said he was being threatened by a furniture store, and that they came to his home and told him they were going to file theft charges against him.

4/3 8:48 p.m. Juveniles were “ding-dong-ditching” neighbors near the 3400 block of Vista Ridge Drive.

4/3 9:37 p.m. Ammo was found on the front door step of the police department.


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