Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
10/4 1:30 a.m. A 23-year-old was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of second degree theft.
10/4 2:05 p.m. A 44-year-old man was lodged on seven West Linn municipal warrants.
10/4 4:51 p.m. A 49-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a Skamania County warrant for failure to appear.
10/1 1:01 a.m. A 24-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
10/1 2:38 a.m. A 22-yea-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
10/1 3:01 a.m. A 25-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of DUII.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
9/30 11:32 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near Blankenship Road and Summerlinn Drive.
9/30 1:53 p.m. A caller said her husband was trying to get in her room.
9/30 7:53 p.m. Juveniles were riding bikes and yelling at someone near the 18900 block of Trillium Drive.
9/30 11:06 p.m. Teens were seen drawing on a car near Ponderay Drive and Wild Rose Loop.
10/1 12:05 a.m. Four teens were in the street trying to scare a friend near the 1300 block of Stonehaven Drive.
10/1 12:51 p.m. A man and woman were seen trying to remove a box from a property near the 2900 block of Ascot Circle, and left after being confronted by a neighbor.
10/1 1:13 p.m. A woman said she took her diamond ring in for cleaning and appraisal a year ago, and recently noticed a large crack that wasn't there before. She believed the stone had been swapped out.
10/1 8:54 p.m. A man said his girlfriend thought he was cheating on her and was having a friend pick her up. He wanted an officer to ask her when the ride was coming.
10/2 1:37 p.m. A physical altercation was reported at Market of Choice.
10/2 3:59 p.m. A caller was concerned about someone who looked confused near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
10/2 5:26 p.m. A man said that a week ago, a neighbor accused his 14-year-old of stealing a basketball hoop, then came back and screamed at his significant other.
10/2 5:36 p.m. A caller said someone rang her doorbell and was now sitting on the curb near Killarney Drive and Tipperary Court.
10/2 8:13 p.m. A woman looked lost and was asking for assistance near the 5400 block of Grove Street.
10/2 9:36 p.m. A man and a woman were arguing in the street.
10/3 12:19 a.m. A caller believed she heard someone walking in her house. No one was there.
10/3 10:21 a.m. A suspicious looking person was loitering by cars and smoking a cigarette near the 22000 block of Salamo Road.
10/3 3:45 p.m. A caller said marijuana was growing in a shed and they believed it was too close to a school.
10/3 5:43 p.m. A suspicious looking man was carrying a rifle with a scope near the freeway. It turned out to be a pellet rifle.
10/3 7:05 p.m. A caller said someone dumped garbage in a dumpster near the 1700 block of Blankenship Road.
10/4 8:37 a.m. A caller wished to report an ongoing problem with neighbors smoking marijuana and the smoke coming into their house.
10/4 4:41 p.m. A caller smelled marijuana and saw a car with flat tires near the 1600 block of Village Park Place.
10/5 2:22 a.m. A vehicle was possibly dragging something down the street near Falcon Drive and Tannler Drive.
10/5 5:47 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was parked with a dash light on near Bay Meadows Drive and Hidden Springs Road. The occupant was a construction worker.
10/5 1:49 p.m. A customer was screaming at employees about lost pants near the 19000 block of Willamette Drive.
10/5 2:13 p.m. A caller said her ex-husband was searching online for furniture to hide weapons and about how to delete files from a computer.
10/5 4:46 p.m. Possible transients were seen near the 5300 block of River Street.
10/5 5:13 p.m. A suspicious looking person was warned about camping at a park near the 5400 block of West A Street.
10/6 7:40 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 1900 block of Hillhouse Drive. The driver was waiting for his son.
10/6 8:38 a.m. A caller said her ex-husband had been sitting in front of her house in a car for the past two days and that he'd followed her to their son's bus stop the day before.
10/6 8:59 a.m. A caller had second-hand information about people trying to get into a foreclosed house via the garage. The people were workers who had permission to be there, but left because they had the wrong garage code.
10/6 9:41 a.m. A suspicious looking person was pacing around with his hands on his head and looking into car windows near the 22000 block of Salamo Road.
10/6 11:08 a.m. A caller was concerned that his wife's ex-husband would come over and take their grandson overnight.
10/6 1:06 p.m. A resident wished to speak with an officer about a neighbor whose house was locked up near the 19400 block of Wilderness Drive.
10/6 2:02 p.m. A caller said she had "disturbing" messages on her phone.
10/6 2:44 p.m. A suspicious looking person was sleeping in a covered area at Hammerle Park.
10/6 5:12 p.m. A person was seen staggering on a road near Interstate 205 and 10th Street.
10/6 5:59 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 2600 block of Lancaster Street.
10/6 11:03 p.m. A teenager was seen skateboarding in the new parking lot at the water treatment plant near the 4200 block of Kenthorpe Way.
9/30 6:20 p.m. A theft was reported at the 76 Station near the 22800 block of Willamette Drive.
10/1 8:53 a.m. A theft was reported near the 4400 block of Simpson Street.
10/4 5:17 a.m. A motorcycle was reported stolen near the 1700 block of Blankenship Road.
10/4 8:59 a.m. A caller said her niece stole checks from her and used them.
10/4 1:41 p.m. Mail was reported stolen near the 22800 block of West Bluff Drive.
10/6 6:36 p.m. A break-in was reported at the old Albertson's building near the 1800 block of Blankenship Road. Nothing was taken.
9/30 6:51 p.m. Identification theft was reported.
10/3 3:49 p.m. A caller said she bought scam Disney tickets.
10/5 10:25 a.m. Fraudulent checks were cashed on a business account.
10/1 2:02 a.m. An accident was reported near Interstate 205 and Highway 43. No one was injured.
10/1 1:22 p.m. An accident was reported near the 2000 block of 8th Avenue. No one was injured.
10/2 8:06 a.m. An accident was reported near the 4700 block of Gardner Lane. No one was injured.
10/3 10:22 a.m. An accident was reported near Interstate 205 and 10th Street. No one was injured.
10/4 5:25 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 19400 block of Wilderness Drive. No one was injured.
10/6 8:26 a.m. Two vehicles collided near Ek Road and Borland Road. No one was injured.