Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
8/30 2:36 p.m. A 35-year-old man was lodged at Multomah County District Court on warrants for failure to appear-possession of a restricted weapon by a felon, failure to appear-carrying a concealed weapon and two warrants for failure to appear-failure to appear.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
8/25 11:03 a.m. A woman was heard screaming for help while a man was yelling near the 20900 block of Fawn Court.
8/25 5:51 p.m. A caller hadn't seen a neighbor for five days and was concerned she'd left her child behind.
8/25 8:50 p.m. Restrooms were spray painted near the 1700 block of Carriage Way.
8/27 8:19 a.m. A caller said her daughter's bus didn't show up to the school after an hour and she couldn't get ahold of the driver.
8/27 8:53 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 1800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
8/27 10:19 a.m. A resident wished to turn in a fake gun.
8/27 2:05 p.m. A drunk man appeared at court near the 22500 block of Salamo Road.
8/27 2:41 p.m. Someone who seemed "intoxicated or mentally challenged" was seen near Pimlico Drive and Santa Anita Drive.
8/27 4:24 p.m. People were banging on a resident's door and made "threatening type" comments after she complained about loud music.
8/27 5:06 p.m. A caller said her son set a banjo down near Safeway and they couldn't find it.
8/27 5:50 p.m. A man was soliciting and yelling at people about religion near the 3300 block of Fairview Way.
8/27 10:54 p.m. A woman was "stumbling all over the place" at Chevron and got aggressive after being asked if she was intoxicated.
8/28 2:19 p.m. A suspicious looking man was "beating a truck" near the 1100 block of 12th Street.
8/28 2:20 p.m. A man exposed himself at a baseball field near the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
8/28 2:27 p.m. A violation of a stalking order was reported.
8/29 10:52 a.m. A caller was scratched by a "big hairy dog" near the 19300 block of Robin Circle.
8/29 12:38 p.m. A suspicious looking person was seen near the 1400 block of Village Park Place.
8/29 12:48 p.m. A racoon was limping in a person's backyard near the 2000 block of Sunray Circle.
8/29 2:17 p.m. Teens were holding a STOP sign they'd taken from somewhere else and confusing drivers near Parker Road and Maxfield Drive.
8/29 3:33 p.m. A raft with part of a dock attached to it was found near the 19000 block of Nixon Avenue.
8/30 5:55 a.m. A man said his girlfriend was "breaking things at him."
8/30 2:04 p.m. A caller wished to speak with an officer about possible prostitution taking place at a location.
8/30 3:25 p.m. A caller said someone kept dumping items in her dumpster.
8/30 3:25 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle with no plates was seen near the 4700 block of Summerlinn Way.
8/30 7:36 p.m. Juveniles were pulling branches down near tennis courts.
8/25 5:50 p.m. Two vehicles collided on Interstate 205. No one was injured.
8/27 9:28 a.m. An accident was reported near Interstate 205 and 10th Street. An injury was reported.
8/27 2:48 p.m. An accident was reported near Interstate 205 and Willamette Drive. It was unknown if there were any injuries.
8/28 10:02 a.m. An accident was reported near the 4300 block of Willamette Falls Drive. An injury was reported.
8/28 4:42 p.m. An accident was reported on Interstate 205. An injury was reported.
8/29 3:10 p.m. An accident was reported near Willamette Drive and Hidden Springs Road. No one was injured.
8/29 5:50 p.m. A vehicle hit a house near the 900 block of Rancho Lobo Lane. No one was injured.
8/25 3:24 p.m. Three garbage bags of cans were stolen near the 19100 block of Willamette Drive.
8/25 10:40 p.m. A bag of ice was stolen near the 22800 block of Willamette Drive.
8/27 4:21 p.m. A dine-and-dash was reported near the 1700 block of Willamette Falls Drive. The person left a credit card and book behind.
8/29 2:00 p.m. Gas was stolen from a vehicle near the 2100 block of Satter Street.
8/29 8:15 p.m. A burglary was reported near the 2100 block of Ridgebrook Drive.
8/30 2:59 p.m. A Bic lighter was reported stolen near the 2100 block of 8th Court.