Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
5/19 3:24 p.m. A 54-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on warrants for failure to appear on suspicion of DUII and failure to appear on suspicion of reckless driving.
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5/19 11:23 a.m. A caller was concerned about a man who was swearing at a child and pulling on his arms. When confronted, the man said "Why don't you do something about it, then?"
5/19 1:59 p.m. A man had been loitering for about an hour near the 22800 block of Willamette Drive and was asked to leave.
5/19 6:02 p.m. A caller said an ex-girlfriend who moved out took items and damaged property at his home.
5/19 7:59 p.m. A caller said her neighbor was harassing her about her dog near the 2500 block of Oregon City Boulevard.
5/19 9:08 p.m. A caller said his dad was out of control.
5/19 9:48 p.m. Kids in a pool were "blasting music" near the 1600 block of April Court.
5/19 11:21 p.m. A loud moped was running up and down the street and yelling was heard from a garage near the 2200 block of Brandon Place.
5/20 8:50 a.m. A caller said his mom's boyfriend was fighting with her.
5/20 8:50 a.m. A caller said her boyfriend pushed her really hard.
5/20 1:33 p.m. A man said his son stole a phone from a student and he wanted to facilitate the return of the phone.
5/20 7:04 p.m. People were seen smoking marijuana near the 20000 block of Salamo Road.
5/20 11:04 p.m. Loud music and partying was heard near the 3500 block of Cedaroak Drive.
5/21 12:43 p.m. A caller said her friend's son answered a Facetime call and it was a man exposing himself.
5/21 5:51 p.m. A caller said two teens were being "very intimate" in a car near Rose Way and Fairview Way.
5/22 12:02 p.m. A child "seemed unattended" near Willamette Drive and Burns Street.
5/22 3:47 p.m. A suspicious looking man who was drinking Jack Daniels and smoking cigarettes was seen laying in the bushes and appeared to be watching a school near the 21000 block of Salamo Road.
5/23 1:28 p.m. A caller said a suspicious looking car had been parked in a cul-de-sac near the 3800 block of Poseidon Court for a week and moved every few days.
5/23 4:09 p.m. A caller said her neighbor was yelling about "Lucifer" near the 6100 block of Caufield Street.
5/23 4:16 p.m. A man and three women were suspected of using drugs.
5/23 5:56 p.m. A caller said she didn't want to be at the house with her son, who she said was an alcoholic.
5/23 6:30 p.m. A caller found marijuana in her home.
5/24 5:36 p.m. A woman said flowers were pulled out and a bike had possibly ridden through her lawn and a neighbor's near the 1900 block of Sunburst Terrace.
5/24 8:05 p.m. A caller said a man was laying down and seemed to be getting ready to camp near the 22800 block of Willamette Drive. She thought he might be "shooting up."
5/19 8:00 a.m. An accident was reported on Interstate 205. No one was injured.
5/20 11:34 a.m. Mailboxes appeared to have been hit by a car near the 20300 block of Hoodview Avenue.
5/20 4:24 p.m. An accident was reported near Salamo Road and Parker Road. No one was injured.
5/20 6:41 p.m. A car crashed into mailboxes and drove away near the 20200 block of Hoodview Avenue. No one was injured.
5/23 2:00 p.m. Two vehicles collided near the 1900 block of 8th Avenue. No one was injured.
5/24 4:57 p.m. An accident was reported near Willamette Drive and Hidden Springs Road. An injury was reported.
5/22 11:55 a.m. A man reported fraudulent charges on his bank account.
5/24 11:57 a.m. A caller said someone was using his Social Security number to open accounts.
5/24 12:44 p.m. A caller was concerned his neighbor had been scammed out of money.
5/19 10:09 a.m. A purse was stolen from a car near the 19900 block of Willamette Drive.
5/20 8:25 p.m. A backpack with a camera and lenses was stolen from a car near the 1100 block of 12th Street.
5/21 9:53 a.m. A purse was stolen from a vehicle overnight near the 6300 block of White Tail Drive.
5/21 11:43 a.m. A shoplifter was apprehended near the 5600 block of Hood Street.
5/21 3:39 p.m. A mailbox was reported stolen near the 6500 block of Failing Street.
5/22 12:21 p.m. Mail was taken "on several occasions" near the 20000 block of White Cloud Circle.
5/23 11:00 a.m. A package containing a camera was stolen near the 3900 block of North Hampton Court.