Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
8/13 11:32 p.m. A 45-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a West Linn municipal warrant for failure to appear on suspicion of third degree theft and failure to appear on suspicion of second degree theft.
8/16 2:53 p.m. A 37-year-old man was lodged a Marion County Correctional Facility on West Linn municipal warrants for failure to appear on suspicion of felon in possession of a restricted weapon and failure to appear on suspicion of driving while suspended.
8/17 1:40 p.m. A 52-year-old man was lodged at Lane County Jail on a West Linn municipal warrant for failure to appear on suspicion of providing false information.
8/19 2:21 a.m. A 23-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a Marion County warrant.
8/13 1:38 a.m. A 26-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
8/13 2:59 a.m. A 32-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
8/13 11:58 p.m. A 29-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII and reckless driving.
8/14 7:37 p.m. A 40-year-old woman was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
8/18 11:36 p.m. A 25-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII and reckless driving.
8/19 8:30 p.m. A 49-year-old woman was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII, reckless driving, driving while suspended and presenting an invalid license.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
8/13 1:51 p.m. A caller said a man holding a baton followed her while she was running at a park, and ran away when she looked at him.
8/13 8:34 p.m. A caller said she was pushed by her mother-in-law earlier in the day.
8/14 3:20 a.m. A man said a woman was in front of his house and asking him to call the police. When contacted, the woman said she was lost and needed to get to the airport; she was given a ride to Shari's, where she would wait for a cab.
8/14 4:40 p.m. A caller said her mom's ex-boyfriend climbed up a balcony and came in through the unlocked door, then left in a Jeep after slamming and kicking the front door.
8/16 12:50 p.m. A caller said someone threw something at her car in a road rage incident.
8/16 2:46 p.m. A caller said his 17-year-old daughter wanted to travel by train with family to California and he wanted help stopping her from leaving.
8/17 10:55 a.m. A caller said her neighbor took pictures of her over the fence.
8/17 10:47 p.m. Screaming and yelling was heard near Exeter Street and Long Street.
8/17 11:56 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 1100 block of Blankenship Road.
8/18 9:53 a.m. A caller said someone flashed a pistol or pellet gun at his car near Interstate 205 and 10th Street.
8/18 4:00 p.m. A caller said she tried to leave a gas station before the nozzle was removed from the gas tank, and then an employee asked for her information. She did not want to provide that information.
8/18 10:55 p.m. A caller was suspicious after hearing a child yell "Dad is that you?"
8/18 11:48 p.m. A caller said juveniles were making a campfire at Mary S. Young park.
8/19 8:09 a.m. Officers were called to check on someone who was "drunk by the pool."
8/19 12:32 p.m. A caller said a "pushy solicitor" was trying to get into her house near the 2300 block of Athena Road.
8/19 1:35 p.m. An "aggressive solicitor" was trying to sell pest control near the 2300 block of Athena Road. Police cited a man for soliciting without a license.
8/19 4:55 p.m. A caller said she heard a door close in a home that was supposed to be unoccupied near the 1000 block of Meek Way. Police found the house was clear.
8/19 8:56 p.m. A suspicious looking man was asking people for money at Fields Bridge Park.
8/19 11:05 p.m. A caller said someone threw a water balloon at his vehicle near Skyline Drive and West A Street.
8/19 11:48 p.m. A caller was concerned about juveniles who parked and appeared to be headed to the river.
8/18 5:16 p.m. A package was reported stolen from a mailbox near the 1700 block of Blankenship Road.
8/19 6:13 a.m. A vehicle was reported stolen near Willamette Drive and Willamette Falls Drive.
8/13 1:49 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Burns Street and Willamette Drive. No one was injured.
8/14 1:33 p.m. Two vehicles collided near the 5300 block of West A. Street. No one was injured.
8/18 8:30 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 22000 block of Salamo Road. No one was injured.
8/19 4:16 p.m. An accident was reported near Riverview Avenue and Walden Street. No one was injured.
8/19 9:38 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near 10th Street and Willamette Falls Drive. No one was injured.
8/16 1:11 p.m. A caller said he found two unauthorized charges on his credit card.
8/17 4:55 p.m. A man said someone tried to open an account in his name.