Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites

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:


n 4/16 7:23 a.m. A caller said a drunk person was banging on his neighbor's door near the 1900 block of Ostman Road.

n 4/16 9:07 a.m. Suspicious looking people were seen going through the fence at the Bolton Reservoir construction site.

n 4/16 1:02 p.m. A caller said a woman was crying in her yard, and she didn't know how she got there.

n 4/16 2:29 p.m. A man and a woman were shoving each other on a bridge.

n 4/16 2:50 p.m. A suspicious looking man was seen near a vehicle showing several license plates to someone.

n 4/16 10:12 p.m. A caller said a fight was happening at apartments near the 1700 block of Blankenship Road. It was actually a birthday party and everyone was leaving.

n 4/16 10:39 p.m. A caller heard the sound of a gunshot in Mary S. Young Park.

n 4/16 11:11 p.m. Noise from a loud party could be heard near Arbor Drive and Highway 43.

n 4/16 11:53 p.m. A caller reported a large party near the 6300 block of White Tail Drive.

n 4/17 1:15 a.m. A caller said a bus was parked near his home and a juvenile was taunting his dog.

n 4/17 10:37 a.m. A caller wished to report what appeared to be a bullet hole in a stop sign near Lower Midhill Drive and Marylhurst Drive.

n 4/17 12:31 p.m. A caller wished to speak with an officer about her 16-year old son refusing to move with her.

n 4/17 1:46 p.m. A caller said a community mailbox was broken into near the 3400 block of Vista Ridge Drive.

n 4/17 3:46 p.m. A caller reported trespassing on floating docks near Willamette Park.

n 4/17 6:47 p.m. Suspicious looking people appeared to be camping at Camassia Natural Park. They were actually just watching the sunset.

n 4/17 10:17 p.m. A man and woman were seen "ripping their clothes off" in a vehicle near the 4800 block of Mill Street.

n 4/18 6:33 a.m. A suspicious looking man was seen sleeping in his car near a boat ramp. He was going to work.

n 4/18 8:40 a.m. A suspicious looking man was sleeping on a bench near the 1500 block of Rosemarie Drive.

n 4/18 11:02 a.m. A suspicious looking man appeared to be "saying Muslim prayers" near the 5600 block of Hood Street.

n 4/18 11:03 a.m. A man asked for an officer to accompany him when he delivered a letter of resignation to a contractor.

n 4/18 11:26 a.m. A suspicious looking car was parked by Sunset Primary School. It was a woman picking her son up.

n 4/19 6:18 a.m. A suspicious looking person was seen sleeping in a dugout near the 1200 block of Rosemont Road.

n 4/19 3:50 p.m. A suspicious looking man was selling magazines near the 18500 block of Nixon Avenue and reportedly got upset with someone who offered a donation.

n 4/19 5:54 p.m. A man said his adult son was "acting aggressive."

n 4/19 9:57 p.m. A woman said a teenage boy was standing outside a home taking pictures. He was trying to shine a light on a window to get his sister's attention because he was locked out.

n 4/20 8:16 p.m. An aggressive solicitor was seen near the 19300 block of Nixon Avenue.

n 4/21 10:45 a.m. A caller said he got into a confrontation with a solicitor who would not leave his property near Mapleton Drive and Willamette Drive.

n 4/21 12:53 p.m. A man who appeared to be disoriented was seen walking by Rosemont Ridge Middle School.

n 4/21 5:57 p.m. A caller was upset about a neighbor who was "throwing debris" on his car.

n 4/21 8:33 p.m. Kids were seen riding on the back bumper of a car near the 22000 block of Salamo Road.

n 4/22 9:26 p.m. A man was screaming for help, but officers found he was having a difficult time catching his breath while walking.

n 4/22 9:57 p.m. Three suspicious looking vehicles "appeared to be up to no good" near the 1200 block of Rosemont Road.

n 4/22 10:08 a.m. A caller was suspicious after finding her mailbox hanging open without any mail inside.

n 4/22 2:06 p.m. A caller said a man was banging on her door and asking for money for a dental issue.

n 4/22 8:02 p.m. A caller was concerned after seeing someone who had threatened his roommate in a prior encounter.


n 4/17 10:24 a.m. An accident was reported near the 2100 block of 8th Court. No one was injured.

n 4/18 9:45 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 4600 block of Elmran Drive.

n 4/18 5:09 p.m. An accident was reported near Arbor Drive and Willamette Drive. An injury was reported.

n 4/18 8:28 a.m. A hit-and-run was reported near 10th Street and Interstate 205. No one was injured.

n 4/20 9:38 a.m. Two vehicles collided near Interstate 205 and Abernethy Bridge. No one was injured.

n 4/21 1:15 p.m. A hit-and-run was reported near Hidden Springs Road and Rosemont Road.

n 4/22 2:58 a.m. A single car accident was reported near Interstate 205 and 10th Street. It was unknown if there were any injuries.


n 4/18 12:34 p.m. A television valued at $750 was stolen near the Robinwood area.

n 4/20 12:31 p.m. A bike was reported stolen and later found.

n 4/20 9:12 p.m. A theft from a vehicle was reported near the Bolton area.


n 4/17 6:12 p.m. A resident received a scam call about a warrant being out for their arrest.

n 4/21 12:49 a.m. A caller said he backed out of a housing transaction because it seemed fraudulent but he was worried the other party knew where he lived.