Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department.

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:


3/1 10:09 p.m. A 27-year-old was taken into custody by Salem Police on a warrant for failure to appear-third degree theft.


2/23 12:23 a.m. A domestic incident was reported.

2/23 9:23 a.m. A man was concerned after finding mail laying in his yard near the 1400 block of Rosemarie Drive.

2/23 12:45 p.m. A man and a woman were arguing.

2/23 1:23 p.m. A caller said long boarders were trespassing near Meadowlark Drive and Rosemont Road.

2/23 3:52 p.m. A caller said a neighbor was in front of her house and yelling at her because her car was in front of his house.

2/23 11:32 p.m. A caller said a neighbor was shining a flashlight into her yard near the 20600 block of Noble Lane.

2/24 1:45 a.m. A caller said he was being followed by a car near 19th Street and Orchard Street.

2/24 4:30 p.m. A caller heard between 10 and 15 shots from "a semi-automatic" near Blankenship Road and Salamo Road. Police determined it may have been from construction.

2/24 6:01 p.m. A caller was suspicious after noticing two men standing outside a home that was being sold near the 4200 block of Calaroga Court.

2/24 6:16 p.m. An Uber Eats driver was concerned after hearing "commotion, slamming and threats" when he arrived at a house.

2/24 8:40 p.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 2900 block of White Salmon Court.

2/25 6:03 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was parked near the 2600 block of Coeur D Alene Drive.

2/25 2:33 p.m. A caller said her fiancé hit her and she was in the hospital.

2/25 3:02 p.m. A caller said a neighbor was moving junk onto her property near the 1300 block of 9th Street.

2/25 3:03 p.m. A caller said he saw a suspicious looking U-Haul truck near the 2900 block of White Salmon Court.

2/25 3:05 p.m. Police issued a citation for minor in possession near the 5400 block of West A Street.

2/25 3:47 p.m. A suspicious looking person was going through garbage cans near Mapleton Drive and Willamette Drive.

2/25 4:32 p.m. A fight was reported.

2/25 5:10 p.m. A caller said her son had been drinking and threatened to hurt her.

2/25 5:10 p.m. Kids were seen riding mini dirt bikes near Vista Ridge Drive and Coeur D Alene Drive.

2/26 2:50 p.m. A caller was concerned about hazardous materials being stored near the 3500 block of Willamette Falls Drive.

2/28 7:30 a.m. A resident was concerned about an abandoned electric wheelchair near Willamette Drive and Hughes Drive.

2/28 9:56 a.m. A caller had second hand information that dogs were in the basement of a massage parlor.

2/28 10:03 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 1500 block of Burns Street.

2/28 12:23 p.m. A caller was concerned about two children in a car by themselves near the 22000 block of Salamo Road.

2/28 6:49 p.m. A suspicious looking person was seen playing on construction equipment near the 19500 block of Hidden Springs Road.

3/1 9:15 a.m. A suspicious looking vehicle was seen near the 19800 block of Bellevue Way.

3/1 10:44 a.m. A caller said her neighbor's rabbits got out and were eating lots of plants in the area near Munger Drive and Mark Lane.

3/1 11:04 a.m. A suspicious looking man who was possibly transient was seen walking near Mapleton Drive and Nixon Avenue.

3/1 12:05 p.m. A suspicious looking van was driving slowly through an area near 6th Avenue and 12th Street.

3/1 1:22 p.m. A caller said her ex was harassing her with phone calls and texts.

3/1 2:18 p.m. Two suspicious looking people were going door-to-door trying to sell soap and carpet cleaner near 19th Street and High Touch Street.

3/1 11:34 p.m. A resident said he received a prank call from teens.


2/25 8:57 a.m. An accident was reported near Pimlico Drive and Santa Anita Drive. An injury was reported.

2/28 7:12 a.m. Two vehicles collided near Willamette Falls Drive and Sunset Avenue. No one was injured, but one driver was getting in the other's face and threatening him.

2/28 4:46 p.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported near the 22000 block of Salamo Road. No one was injured.


2/23 12:42 p.m. A man said he received a fraudulent check for $2,000 in the mail.

2/25 2:32 p.m. A man said someone was using his bank information.

3/1 12:59 p.m. Fraud was reported.

3/1 3:32 p.m. A Tualatin-based caller said fraudulent charges took place on her account at a bank in West Linn.


3/1 4:19 p.m. A man took at least two wine boxes from a store near the 19100 block of Willamette Drive by hiding them in his coat.

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