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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the West Linn Police Department. Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:

Authorities recently filed reports on the following incidents:

- 3/2 1:52 p.m. A resident in the area of Willamette Falls Drive and 16th reported a suspicious person; officers found another neighbor was cleaning out their car.

- 3/2 5:09 a.m. A resident in the 1300 block of Stonehaven called the police to report the sound of rushing water above her ceiling; officers recommended she call a plumber.

- 3/2 5:26 a.m. Family members called to report a relative high on meth who was being violent, restraining them from leaving their home in the 4800 block of Chesnutt Street.

- 3/2 5:33 a.m. A deer was hit by a car in the area of Windsor Terrace and Clark Street, leaving the car disabled and blocking one lane. A tow truck was called.

- 3/2 10:50 a.m. Telephone harassment was reported in the 1600 block of Village Park Place.

- 3/2 12:56 p.m. A woman called to police to report that her live-in partner had taken her debit card. She wanted advice on how to proceed.

- 3/2 3:18 p.m. A noninjury accident was reported in the area of Willamette Drive and Underhill Lane.

- 3/2 6:44 p.m. Juveniles in dark clothing were reported to be pushing a disabled vehicle up Salamo Road.

- 3/2 9:18 p.m. Someone was digging in the trash while another person looked in parked cars with a flashlight in the 3500 block of Cedaroak Drive.

- 3/3 11:31 a.m. A concerned passer-by reported a woman on Salamo Road begging for money with a cardboard sign while her young children played nearby. The passer-by was worried about the children's safety and exposure to the weather. Officer checked and found the woman and kids healthy and dressed appropriately for the weather, as were a group of Girl Scouts selling cookies nearby.

- 3/3 3:17 p.m. An assault was reported in the 5000 block of Broadway Street.

- 3/3 8:58 p.m. A loose St. Bernard was reported in the middle of Rosemont Road; officers discoved that the dog had gotten free when let outside to relieve himself.

- 3/3 10:38 p.m. A suspicious person was reported in Willamette Park; officers found two males in a car and advised them of park closure hours.

- 3/6 8:33 a.m. A woman said someone broke into her garage in the 2300 block of Crestview Drive and took $500 out of a wallet in an unlocked car.

- 3/6 9:29 a.m. A man called police to let them know that his ex continues to report their son as a runaway, even though the boy always returns if he takes off for a couple of days. Officers and the father discussed lack of school attendance and the co-parenting problems with the ex.

- 3/6 12:30 p.m. Someone reported their work briefcase, with iPad, parking pass and notes, taken from their vehicle. A "locate" feature on the iPad showed that it was currently in Seattle.

- 3/6 2:31 p.m. A West Linn resident who works at home for a Lake Oswego business reported an email fraud. An email appearing to be from her boss directed her to buy $1,000 Google Play gift cards and reply to the email with the card numbers. She complied before realizing the fraud.

- 3/6 3:23 p.m. A passer-by in the neighborhood around West Linn High School reported that there were vehicles parked in the no-parking zone.

- 3/6 4:26 p.m. A warrant was served by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office to a 42-year-old for possession of methamphetamine.

- 3/7 3:05 a.m. A resident in the 3000 block of Winkel Way called to report an open garage door; officers advised checking for missing possessions before closing the door.

- 3/7 11:14 a.m. Fraud was reported in the 5700 block of Perrin Street; more than $480 from the victim via an ATM machine. Victim had notified the bank.

- 3/7 1:52 p.m. A wallet was reported stolen in the 2200 block of Horizon Drive.

- 3/7 3:21 p.m. A resident in the 2200 block of West Bluff Drive called police to report a truck parked in front of their house with a person inside, slumped over. Officers found a driver relaxed and watching TV, with a blanket and pillow.

- 3/7 4:17 p.m. A black truck was reported littering, throwing items out its back window while driving on I-205.

- 3/7 5:10 p.m. A man called police to say he had purchased a gun with the intent of ending his life if he lost his job, but he had forgotten to buy bullets. Officers contacted Lines for Life, which reached out to the caller, who asked the help line to call him back in an hour. When Lines for Life was unable to reach him, they called police.

- 3/7 8 p.m. A male recently tresspassed from West Linn High School showed up at the school play performance and officers were called.

- 3/8 12:58 a.m. Someone in the area of I-205 and 10th Avenue called to say someone had knocked on their door and asked to use a cell phone charger then bent a fence to walk through to the neighbor's property. Caller then saw a truck belonging to a neighbor that had been parked in a field drive away.

- 3/8 4:14 a.m. A traffic accident with injury was reported in the area of the I-205 southbound ramp and 10th Street.

- 3/8 7:06 a.m. Police were notified of funds fraudently obtained from an ATM in Oregon City.

- 3/8 8:30 a.m. A resident in the area of Zeus Drive and Horton Road called police to report a maroon Mustang that fails to stop at a stop sign near a bus stop every morning and drives way too fast.

- 3/8 9:20 a.m. Someone called to report more than a dozen illegally parked vehicles on Terrace Drive near the high school. Officer found all the parking spots on nearby bridges were full and none of the cars were blocking driveways.

- 3/8 9:29 a.m. Police were notified that more then $40,000 in deposits had never made it to the bank. No immediate suspect was evident.

- 3/8 9:56 a.m. Clothes were reported stolen from a locker room at West Linn High School.

- 3/8 10:38 a.m. A suspicious vehicle was reported in the 1800 block of Willamette Drive.

- 3/8 3:27 p.m. Caller said they were being harassed via computer and wanted to know their options.

- 3/8 3:36 p.m. A false Verizon account was set up in someone's name.

- 3/8 4:28 p.m. Someone found a loose dog and returned it to the address on its tag on Pimlico Drive; officer arrived but no one answered the door.

- 3/9 2:48 a.m. Someone in the 4700 block of Exeter Street called to report a "mean neighbor with a history of drinking/drug use, guns in the house and a mean dog" outside his house screaming and singing. Officer arrived and found man was back inside.

- 3/9 8:47 a.m. A suspicious person was reported in the 5600 block of Hood Street attempting to open the front door of a closed business.

- 3/9 8:57 a.m. Violation of a restraining order was reported in the 5600 block of First Court.

n 3/9 11:43 a.m. A welfare check was conducted; someone was concerned about their niece who was possibly involved with drugs and unsavory companions.

- 3/9 1:03 p.m. A man with emergency custody of his child called officers to discuss concerns about the behavior of his ex.

- 3/9 10:16 p.m. A friend of an elderly person who had earlier had a trip to the emergency room called police, concerned because they could not reach her.

- 3/10 9:42 a.m. A pit bull was reported at large in the Village Park Place, Debok Road area.

- 3/10 11:28 a.m. A man in the 2000 clock of Sunset Avenue called to report his ex was harrassing him, coming by his residence. He found his tires slashed the day before and did not see her do it.

- 3/10 2:38 p.m. A Realtor called to report a squatter occupying his listing in the 6100 block of Caufield Street. Officers found no one there.

- 3/10 10:12 p.m. A neighbor became concerned when he observed someone walking in the backyard of the house next door, which was for sale.

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