Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
6/22 5:34 p.m. A 37-year-old man was lodged on warrants for three charges of parole violation-telephonic harassment.
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6/16 12:43 p.m. A caller said he went to negotiate his pay with someone and the person "got very verbal," threatened to beat him up and tried to push him out the door with his body.
6/16 6:07 p.m. A caller was suspicious after receiving several texts, including one that said "emergency" and a photo of what looked like a leg.
6/16 8:27 p.m. A suspicious looking person tried to buy a gift card with cards that were under several different names near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
6/16 11:54 p.m. A caller was home alone and was concerned when she heard someone knock on her door and ring the doorbell.
6/17 11:34 a.m. A resident said her child threw a heavy rock and brick at her. He was also "hitting and spitting."
6/17 1:31 p.m. A caller said she got into a fight with her sister, and that she was choked and had her hair pulled.
6/17 1:31 p.m. A caller said her sister was slapping her and pulling her hair.
6/17 2:36 p.m. A resident said her sister wanted to file assault charges against her stepfather.
6/17 4:32 p.m. Someone was causing a scene over how to pay for his gas near the 22300 block of Willamette Drive. When told that the police were being called, the man said he wanted them to come.
6/17 8:12 p.m. A caller was concerned about kids hanging out in a gated area near the 2300 block of Oxford Street. She believed they might be trying to get on a roof.
6/17 11:07 p.m. A caller said he heard people say, "Get that n****r" near the 19900 block of Willamette Drive.
6/18 8:46 p.m. A "strong smell of marijuana" was reported.
6/18 11:28 p.m. A caller said he was followed home by a suspicious looking person who was smoking a cigarette.
6/19 8:18 a.m. A caller was concerned that someone was going to cut a tree down on a neighbor's property while the neighbor was out of town.
6/19 8:31 a.m. A man who "sometimes lives in the woods" was seen near the 800 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
6/19 8:56 a.m. A caller said someone pulled a gun on a customer at an establishment near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
6/19 8:57 a.m. The same person who pulled a gun on someone tried to run over another person near the 2100 block of 8th Court.
6/19 12:47 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle with out-of-state plates was driving slowly and stopped in front of some houses near Hillside Drive and Skye Parkway.
6/19 2:08 p.m. A caller said two suspicious looking men wearing orange vests and white hats knocked on her door and said they needed access to her backyard for work being done at a fire station near the 19900 block of Nicholas Court.
6/19 3:28 p.m. A resident said a store employee was yelling at her and making a scene near the 191000 block of Willamette Drive.
6/19 5:03 p.m. A caller said a woman who looked to be in her 30s and a boy who was approximately 15 were hanging out near the 18200 block of Old River Drive. The caller was concerned because of the age difference and the fact that the boy was drinking beer.
6/19 6:34 p.m. A home was egged near the 4800 block of Ireland Lane.
6/19 6:42 p.m. A man said his mother had been yelling at him for hours and punched him in the face.
6/19 6:49 p.m. A caller said a driver was blocking him in because she'd just been served papers and was angry.
6/19 6:57 p.m. A man reported a dispute with his estranged wife.
6/20 2:41 p.m. A caller said someone was doing graffiti near the 2000 block of 8th Avenue.
6/20 2:55 p.m. A caller was concerned about a 10-year-old boy who was riding a bike on the street.
6/20 3:06 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was parked near the 1100 block of 12th Street.
6/20 3:29 p.m. A caller was suspicious after noticing someone flying a drone near the 21300 block of Serango Drive.
6/20 4:21 p.m. A caller said someone asked for money, then sat in a neighbor's front yard and yelled at him before going to the backyard and emerging with a lawn chair.
6/20 6:43 p.m. Two suspicious looking people appeared to be setting up camp near the 5300 block of River Street.
6/20 7:27 p.m. A suspicious looking customer was staring in a window and making employees feel uncomfortable near the 18300 block of Willamette Drive.
6/20 9:45 p.m. A suspicious looking RV had been parked consistently near the 1100 block of 12th Street.
6/21 6:49 a.m. A suspicious looking Fed Ex truck had been parked for more than 24 hours near Stonehaven Drive and Skye Parkway.
6/21 12:52 p.m. A resident reported the strong smell of natural gas near the 3500 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
6/21 5:49 p.m. A caller said her ex-boyfriend was coming back to the area and "coming after" her and her baby.
6/21 7:21 p.m. Someone wrote "king" on a fence near the 1500 block of 11th Street.
6/21 8:32 p.m. A suspicious looking person was walking around near Hoodview Avenue and Salamo Road.
6/21 11:14 p.m. A caller said two juveniles on a skateboard and bike "pulled up very quickly" behind her at an ATM near the 1800 block of Blankenship Road.
6/22 11:45 a.m. A woman with a box on her head was talking to herself near Willamette Drive and Bolton Street.
6/22 12:33 p.m. A homeless woman was refusing to leave an establishment near the 22800 block of Willamette Drive.
6/22 8:38 p.m. A suspicious looking person was "hanging out" behind a business near the 21800 block of Willamette Drive.
6/22 8:54 p.m. A caller said kids were skateboarding and "bad mouthing" her near the 22500 block of Salamo Road.
6/16 6:37 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 1100 block of 12th Street. No one was injured.
6/19 10:31 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 2200 block of Michael Drive. No one was injured.
6/19 7:07 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Willamette Drive and Chow Mein Lane. No one was injured.
6/20 3:19 p.m. Two vehicles collided near Bland Circle and Salamo Road. No one was injured.
6/20 4:46 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 2400 block of 19th Street.
6/20 5:06 p.m. An accident was reported near Salamo Road and Vista Ridge Drive. It was unknown if anyone was injured.
6/19 9:23 a.m. A resident's Domino's Pizza account and credit card were used out of state.
6/19 7:38 p.m. Fraudulent charges were found on a credit card.
6/20 6:40 p.m. A caller said someone used her credit card online.
6/16 10:25 a.m. A fishing pole was stolen from a boat near the 1300 block of Ann Court.
6/18 10:27 p.m. Kids shoved someone out of the way while shoplifting beer near the 21000 block of Salamo Road.
6/18 A barbeque was reported stolen near the 20600 block of Willamette Drive.