Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
4/15 2:37 a.m. A 55-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a West Linn warrant for failure to appear on suspicion of providing false information, failure to appear on suspicion of failing to carry and present identification and suspicion of possession of methamphetamine.
4/16 4:42 a.m. A 32-year-old man was lodged at Multnomah County Jail on a West Linn warrant for suspicion of failure to appear and DUII.
4/16 5:00 a.m. A 31-year-old man was lodged at Washington County Jail on a West Linn warrant for parole violation - driving while suspended.
4/18 1:34 p.m. A 36-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a West Linn warrant for suspicion of parole violation-second degree theft.
4/20 7:57 a.m. A 33-year-old man was lodged at Multnomah County Jail on a West Linn warrant for failure to appear on suspicion of providing false information to police.
4/21 12:48 a.m. A 33-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
4/15 12:57 a.m. A caller was concerned after hearing a woman scream "get out!" at a nearby home.
4/15 6:32 a.m. A man was walking and thought he heard a child screaming. It was actually a bird.
4/15 3:46 p.m. A caller was concerned after noticing a neighbor had a camera pointed at her house.
4/15 8:19 p.m. A man noticed several vehicles showing up around a neighbor's home and suspected the neighbor might be dealing drugs.
4/16 10:11 a.m. A caller suspected criminal mischief when his fence was damaged, but officers determined it was weather related.
4/16 1:55 p.m. A caller asked police to check on an elderly resident who wasn't answering the phone. The resident was roused from a nap and answered the door.
4/16 2:05 p.m. A suspicious looking person was carrying a baseball bat and talking to himself. It was actually a skateboard and the person was singing along to music.
4/16 2:26 p.m. A resident said a "dark glass container" was placed outside her main doors and "looked out of place." It was an empty bottle of "vape liquid."
4/16 5:51 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle with a door left open was seen near the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
4/16 5:56 p.m. A caller said her son jumped out of the car, walked away and refused to come back.
4/16 6:52 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 2100 block of 13th Street.
4/17 5:13 a.m. A suspicious looking woman was walking in the middle of the road on the Old Oregon City-West Linn Arch Bridge. She was asked not to do so.
4/17 11:48 p.m. A caller said his neighbor and her boyfriend were having a domestic issue.
4/18 9:51 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near O'Neal Court and Tamarisk Drive.
4/18 10:18 a.m. A caller was concerned about a man and woman who appeared to be living in a vehicle near the 19500 block of Hidden Springs Road.
4/18 11:12 a.m. A resident was worried after walking past a home and hearing someone yell "Kill, kill get 'em!" and other obscenities near Bonnet Drive. Officers found all was OK.
4/18 1:03 p.m. A caller said his daughter was receiving harassing texts from an ex.
4/18 2:13 p.m. A caller said on two different occasions she was stopped by people asking to buy vehicles that weren't for sale.
4/19 8:21 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was parked near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
4/19 8:54 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle with tarps and boxes around it was seen near the 1100 block of 12th Street.
4/19 9:48 a.m. A caller wished to speak with an officer about inappropriate conversations his daughter had online with someone out of state.
4/19 11:08 a.m. A suspicious looking person was seen near the 19500 block of Hidden Springs Road.
4/19 6:01 p.m. A man believed a cook may have spit on his burger at a restaurant.
4/19 7:19 p.m. A suspicious looking person was seen near the 5600 block of 1st Court.
4/20 1:26 p.m. A suspicious looking person was seen near the 19100 block of Willamette Drive.
4/20 2:15 p.m. A suspicious looking person was a clipboard was seen near Imperial Drive and Sunset Avenue.
4/20 5:02 p.m. A resident said he was being harassed over the phone.
4/20 11:43 p.m. A caller said her son was on drugs and also selling drugs.
4/21 3:41 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 5000 block of Prospect Street.
4/21 5:01 a.m. Someone tried to steal a trailer near the 2600 block of Parker Road.
4/21 5:21 a.m. A caller was concerned after her boyfriend did not return home and she found his car parked a few blocks away. It turned out he was in jail.
4/21 2:00 p.m. A juvenile was suspected of mixing alcohol in his juice at school.
4/21 2:51 p.m. A man said his wife threw keys and hit him earlier.
4/21 3:10 p.m. A caller said her husband grabbed her head and neck and choked her.
4/21 3:28 p.m. Suspicious looking people were standing by a trailer near the 1500 block of 11th Street.
4/21 7:17 p.m. A caller said people were smoking methamphetamine at a skate park and it "smells like gas and cat pee."
4/21 8:13 p.m. A caller was upset about her neighbor dumping junk on her property.
4/21 9:57 p.m. Teens were seen at Trillium Creek Primary school.
4/16 2:11 p.m. A stereo was reported stolen from a vehicle near the 22100 block of Horizon Drive.
4/19 1:00 p.m. A check was stolen and attempted to be cashed from a business near the 22400 block of Salamo Road.
4/20 10:49 a.m. A package was stolen from a locked mailbox near the 3800 block of Fairhaven Drive.
4/17 2:03 p.m. A caller said his credit card had unauthorized charges on it.
4/18 5:00 p.m. A resident said someone tried to cash a check on her credit union account.
4/18 5:14 p.m. A caller was mailed a check and told to deposit it and pay another person "for a move."
4/15 9:54 a.m. An accident was reported near Blankenship Road and Summerlinn Drive. No one was injured.
4/15 5:27 p.m. An accident was reported near Interstate 205 and 10th Street. It was unknown if there were injuries.
4/17 8:24 a.m. An accident was reported near Hidden Springs Road and Willamette Drive. No one was injured.
4/17 3:05 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Interstate 205 and Willamette Drive. No one was injured.
4/17 3:51 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Hood Street and Willamette Drive. No one was injured.
4/18 5:37 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near 10th Street and Willamette Falls Drive.
4/19 12:32 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Interstate 205 and Highway 43. It was unknown if anyone was injured.
4/21 10:44 a.m. A caller reported a hit-and-run accident that took place sometime around March 1.