Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.
Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:
1/5 9:34 p.m. A 54-year-old man was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on a warrant for failure to appear-trespassing.
1/9 10:17 p.m. A 35-year-old man was lodged on warrants for possession of a restricted weapon by a felon, carrying a concealed weapon and failure to appear.
1/11 12:05 a.m. A woman was lodged on a warrant.
LIFE IN WEST LINN
1/5 10:06 a.m. A "mean looking" Chihuahua was seen running the streets near the 2100 block of 18th Street.
1/5 12:53 p.m. A caller said she and her husband were at a home to help people move into a care facility, but they decided they didn't want to move. The caller was looking for advice on what to do next.
1/5 3:52 p.m. A suspicious looking man with sores on his arms was possibly following a woman near Viewpoint Road and Hoodview Avenue.
1/5 5:28 p.m. A caller said she saw a baby straddling the handlebars of a bike that rode by near Blankenship Road and Summerlinn Drive. She said she heard "cooing" from the baby.
1/6 12:13 a.m. Yelling and screaming was heard near the 6000 block of West A Street.
1/6 10:39 a.m. A man said his roommate assaulted him "a couple times."
1/6 11:32 a.m. A man said the wind blew away a tent he had in his backyard and he wondered if he could go retrieve it from a neighboring yard.
1/6 12:28 p.m. A caller said his neighbor was harassing him almost every day.
1/6 7:36 p.m. A caller heard people yelling on the street near the 19700 block of Bellevue Way.
1/7 5:19 a.m. A caller said someone was outside her front bedroom window near the 5500 block of First Court. She and her son heard someone say "hello."
1/7 8:13 a.m. A suspicious looking person was "babbling" and hard to understand near the 6000 block of Failing Street.
1/7 10:07 a.m. A suspicious looking person was seen wandering around a yard near the 4000 block of Elmran Drive.
1/7 10:17 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle had been parked in a lot for about three weeks near the 2300 block of Willamette Falls Drive.
1/7 10:47 a.m. A caller said her neighbor's caregiver took a young child on a walk with no warm clothing when it was about 40 degrees outside. She took a picture and showed it to the child's father, who told her it was illegal to take pictures of a juvenile.
1/7 11:04 a.m. A woman wanted to know how to keep her neighbor's chickens out of her yard.
1/7 2:53 p.m. A sex crime involving an adult was reported.
1/7 8:02 p.m. A caller said she and fellow employees were harassed by a woman while they were walking near the 22000 block of Willamette Drive.
1/7 8:42 p.m. Teens were dismantling road signs in front of a school near the 2300 block of Oxford Street.
1/8 9:37 a.m. Harassment via email and text was reported.
1/8 10:37 a.m. A caller said a neighbor was exposing and fondling himself while looking through his daughter's bedroom window.
1/8 11:46 a.m. A suspicious looking man with a walking stick was looking into cars near Buck Street and Elliott Street.
1/8 12:03 p.m. A fanny pack containing a cell phone and bags full of white powder was found near the 2500 block of Beacon Hill Drive.
1/8 1:06 p.m. A man said his son was angry and causing problems at the home.
1/8 2:20 p.m. A caller said she found drugs in a room in her house.
1/8 3:35 p.m. A caller said a neighbor came on his property and tried to start a confrontation.
1/8 6:09 p.m. A caller said people took a picture of her house and then came up to the door near the 2700 block of Summit Place.
1/8 7:24 p.m. A woman said two teenagers pushed their way into her home and said they were looking for her son because he took something that belonged to them. They left, but said they would hang out in the area waiting for her son. She believed her son was probably buying marijuana from them and didn't give them enough money.
1/8 8:06 p.m. A man stopped in the middle of a road, got out of his car and threatened to shoot a woman in the head near Johnson Road and Blankenship Road.
1/8 10:15 p.m. A drunk mom fell on her daughter and hurt her.
1/9 7:48 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle had its alarm sounding near the 19900 block of Willamette Drive.
1/9 11:55 a.m. A caller said someone had been hacking into her family's electronics for five years.
1/9 2:23 p.m. Suspicious circumstances were reported near the 4300 block of Riverview Avenue.
1/9 6:31 p.m. A man who'd recently been evicted was harassing neighbors near the 20700 block of Viewpoint Road.
1/10 11:26 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle with a "blaring stereo" was reported near Hoodview Avenue and Salamo Road.
1/11 10:56 a.m. A suspicious looking man and woman were seen talking to a young woman, who then walked towards a van and appeared to be forced into it near the 18900 block of Willamette Drive.
1/11 11:11 p.m. Kids rang a doorbell and ran away near the 3200 block of Sabo Lane.
1/6 12:06 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 1800 block of Barnes Circle. No one was injured.
1/6 7:37 p.m. A car drove through the front door of a house near the 19700 block of Bellevue Way. An injury was reported.
1/8 1:50 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 700 block of Marylhurst Circle.
1/11 8:02 a.m. An accident was reported on Interstate 205. It was unknown if anyone was injured.
1/8 8:11 p.m. Identity theft was reported.
1/11 10:15 a.m. A cell phone account was opened in someone's name.
1/6 1:18 p.m. A theft was reported near the 19900 block of Willamette Drive.
1/7 7:32 p.m. Tires were stolen and quickly recovered near the 1900 block of 8th Avenue.
1/8 6:39 p.m. An iPhone valued at $750 was stolen near the 22900 block of Bland Circle.