Information for the report comes from law enforcement agencies. Not all calls for service are included. The status of arrests reported may change after further investigation. Individuals arrested or suspected of crimes are considered innocent until proven guilty.
Dallas Police Department
Friday, Aug. 20
At 12:07 p.m., a wallet was found in the 100 block of West Ellendale Avenue.
At 5:16 p.m., a person hit the convenience store building in the 100 block of East Ellendale Avenue. The crash caused minor damage to the vehicle and the wall.
Saturday, Aug. 21
At 5:44 p.m., a theft was reported at Walmart. Under investigation.
At 5:59 p.m., a theft was reported at Walmart. Under investigation.
At 7:26 p.m., a fraud case was reported on West Ellendale Avenue. A person was scammed out of $5,500 through various gift cards.
At 10:27 p.m., Dallas police covered the Polk County Sheriff’s Office on a DUI crash on Coville Road.
At 10:50 p.m., a stolen vehicle was reported on Northwest Jasper Street.
Sunday, Aug. 22
At 8:15 a.m., a theft was reported at the Best Western, 200 block of Orchard Drive. A male in a white hoodie distracted the front attendant, then popped the till and took between $140 to $180. Under investigation.
At 1:57 p.m., a theft from Walmart was reported.
At 4:23 p.m., a theft from Walmart was reported. Possible suspect out of Falls City.
At 4:31 p.m., a person was cited and released for taking a soda pop and candy bar from the 76 station, in the 100 block of East Ellendale Avenue.
Monday, Aug. 23
At 11:55 p.m., a person reported the theft of his catalytic converter on Southeast Stettler Street.
At 12:05 p.m., Scott Brown was lodged at the Polk County Jail for retraining order violation, harassment, and stalking.
At 6:36 p.m., a person turned in a real looking claymore gun to police. It was a spring-loaded airsoft gun.
Tuesday, Aug. 24
At 9:21 a.m., Dallas police assisted Polk County Sheriff’s Office with a drug investigation on Red Prairie Road.
At 11:28 a.m., police received a report of a rape of a juvenile on Southeast Barberry Avenue. Under investigation.
At 11:59 a.m., a report of a juvenile damaging the bridge in the 100 block of Southwest Wyatt Street. The juvenile ran from the location.
At 12:38 p.m., report of a theft on Southwest Academy Street. It was reported that someone stole a cast iron electric heater and a marijuana pipe.
Wednesday, Aug. 25
At 2:17 p.m., report of a theft on Southwest Walnut Avenue.
At 2:21 p.m., report of a theft in the 100 block of West Ellendale Avenue. A person stole food stamp card and used it in Salem.
At 2:36 p.m., a secret indictment warrant was issued to a suspect in a sex offense case that included sodomy I, sodomy III, sex abuse I, sex abuse III, rape III, online sexual corruption, luring a minor, in the 100 block of Southeast Court Street.
Thursday, Aug. 26
At 8:49 a.m., a hit and run was reported in the 200 block of East Ellendale Avenue.
At 12:10 p.m., James Stanford was lodged in the Polk County Jail for strangulation and assault 4 felony.
At 3:11 p.m., Derrick Wilson was lodged in the Polk County Jail on a felony Polk County warrant.
At 7:46 p.m., report of a theft of unknown items in the 100 block of West Ellendale Avenue. Two females left in a silver sedan.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office
Sunday, Aug. 22
At 6:21 a.m., deputies provided additional cover for the county to serve an arrest warrant on a male suspect for multiple felony DV crimes in the 400 block of Osprey Lane in Independence. The deputies assisted in clearing the apartment and locating the suspect asleep in a bedroom. He was taken into custody without incident.
At 6:25 a.m., a deputy investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle in the back parking lot of a business in the 5000 block of Salem Dallas Highway. The occupant was a transient and was just resting.
At 12:23 p.m., a 17-year-old motorist was stopped for speeding 74 mph in a 50-mph zone on Highway 22 at milepost 22. The deputy was unable to print off a speeding ticket but was able to log a electronic citation.
At 4:06 p.m., 22 subjects were warned for shooting firearms on Bureau of Land Management land near Dorn Peak Road and Neuman Road.
At 2:49 P.M., a motorist was cited for speeding 11-20 mph over the posted speed limit at Bowsersville and Orrs Corner roads.
At 7:26 p.m., deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash with injuries at Highway 22 and 55th Avenue Northwest. The driver who caused the crash was cited for careless driving and no operator’s license.
At 12:40 a.m., a deputy contacted three males at the Eagle Crest overlook in the 3300 block of Eagle Crest Road who had been smoking marijuana. The deputy told them not to drive and call someone to pick them up, adding if he saw a vehicle drive away from the location, he’d arrest the driver for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. The deputy determined all three were homeless - couch surfers.
Monday, Aug. 23
At 4:04 a.m., a motorist was stopped for speeding 102 mph in a 55 mph-zone on Highway 22. The driver showed signs of impairment, failed a field sobriety test and was arrested for driving under the influence of an intoxicant – alcohol. He later registered a BAC of .09%.
At 7:31 a.m., an unknown suspect entered BC Towing’s storage lot, located at 5032 Salem Dallas Highway, on Aug. 22 at 5:30 p.m. and stole a black Nissan Pathfinder, Oregon plate XGW485. The suspect then used the Nissan to ram the gate to the storage lot, drove through Western Utilities yard and rammed another gate to exit the property. Western Utility has video of the incident but there is no clear view of the suspect.
At 1:25 p.m., a resident in the 3400 block of Osage Drive Northwest reported someone stole the catalytic converter from her Prius sometime between Sunday at 2:30 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. Monday. Damage was estimated at $3,300.
At 2:55 p.m., a mother turned her son in to the PCSO where a deputy arrested him for Rape 1 and two counts of Sex Abuse 1. The deputy transported and lodged the suspect at Yamhill County Juvenile Detention Center.
At 2:31 p.m., a resident in the 8400 block of Crowley Road reported her personal and business bank accounts both had unauthorized transactions resulting in over $6,000 being stolen. No suspects at this time.
At 8:18 p.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 76 mph in a 55-mph zone on Highway 22 near Brown Road.
Tuesday, Aug. 24
At 3:23 a.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 78 mph in a 55-mph zone on Highway 22 at milepost 11.
At 3:51 a.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 65 mph in a 40-mph zone in the 9200 block of Hoffman Road.
At 6:48 a.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 78 mph in a 55-mph safety zone on Highway 22 at milepost 13.
At 4:06 p.m., a Polk County Public Works surveyor reported that someone threw rocks at him while in a driveway in the 7500 block of Hana Road. He suspected kids inside the residence. The children did not admit to throwing rocks. Their parent stated that she would have a talk with her children and that she would have them apologize should the surveyor return.
At 7:41 p.m., a resident in the 1700 block of Best Road Northwest reported one of her neighbors shot her cat with a pellet gun in the shoulder.
At 5:22 p.m., a couple in their RV staying at the fairgrounds, located at 520 South Pacific Highway, captured a black and white dog with an orange harness. A deputy traced the dog back to its owner who was cited for Dog Running at Large.
At 8:04 p.m., a deputy responded to a domestic disturbance in the 24100 block of Salmon River Highway. The wife admitted shoving husband. She was cited for harassment.
At 10:04 p.m., a deputy responded to a report of a driving complaint regarding a semi truck speeding, tailgating, and passing on blind curves in Monmouth. The deputy caught up to it near the Yamhill County line. The deputy eventually stopped and cited the driver into Yamhill County for Following too Close and Fail to Drive Within Lane.
Wednesday, Aug. 25
At 12:16 p.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 89 mph in a 55-mph zone on Highway 22 at milepost 17.
At 3:31 a.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 86 mph in a 55 mph-zone in the 400 block of Pacific Highway North.
At 9:13 a.m., an abandoned vehicle was towed from the 3500 block of Lucas Road.
At 9:16 a.m., deputies responded to a report of a man jumping out in front of cars on Highway 51 at milepost 1. Deputies located the suspect who clearly had a used meth pipe sticking out of his pocket. The subject was arrested on several outstanding warrants.
At 10:12 a.m., a report of a single vehicle, non-injury crash in the 4100 block of Barnhardt Road.
At 9:36 a.m., a deputy cited and released a subject in the 6600 block of Corvallis Road of Theft II and took into evidence a stolen speaker.
At 5:52 p.m. a resident in the 15500 block of Maple Grove Road reported her daughter pointed a gun and threatened to kill her with it. The resident said her daughter chased her outside with the gun and then gone back inside the home. Responding deputies surrounded the house and got the suspect to surrender. She was arrested and charged with Menacing, Unlawful use of a Weapon, Felon in Possession of a Weapon, and Reckless Endangering Another.
At 4:46 p.m., a report of a two-vehicle non-injury crash at Cooper Hollow Road and Kings Valley Highway. The driver that caused the accident was cited for following to close.
At 4:17 p.m., a report of a single vehicle, non-injury crash into a field off Highway 99 at milepost 62.
At 7:35 p.m., a female subject was found behind the VP Fuels stations in the 5000 block of Salem Dallas Highway, overdosing on several different medications she had intentionally taken to end her life. She was transported to Salem Hospital Emergency Department.
Saturday, Aug. 28
At 7:52 a.m., a report of a man holding a rifle on the side of the roadway in the 1500 block of South Pacific Highway. A deputy learned it was a resident shooting gophers with a shotgun on his own property.
At 8:47 a.m., a resident in the 15900 block of West Perrydale Road reported two stray mules wandered on to her property. The owner later retrieved the mules.
At 12:48 p.m., a motorist was stopped for not wearing a seat belt at Senate and Ruge streets. The driver admitted he was driving with a suspended license and was working to pay off $34,000 in fines. He was given an e-citation for driving while suspended.
At 2:03 p.m., a resident reported finding possible human bones on Highway 223 at milepost 12. Deputies invested and determined they were animal bones.
At 4:21 p.m., a deputy observed a propeller-driven boat struggling in the shallows of Willamette River. The deputy escorted the boat to Keizer Rapids, then provided the male, and three child occupants, a courtesy ride to Wallace Marine, where he was going to then drive to pick up his boat.
At 5:46 p.m., a report of shots fired at the Spring Valley Recreation Area in the 9000 block of Wallace Road. A deputy arrived and contacted a family firing pellet and airsoft guns into an unoccupied creek. No firearms were being used.
At 7:17 p.m., a report of a custom-made Chevy pickup bed trailer stolen sometime in the last week from the 17600 block of Falls City Road.
At 8:20 p.m., a report of a single-vehicle accident with no injuries in the 8500 block of Hopewell Road. A deputy noticed the driver had bloodshot, watery eyes and a faint odor of an alcoholic beverage. The driver consented to a field sobriety test. However, the deputy did not have probable cause for the arrest.
At 10:51 p.m., a motorist and juvenile occupants were seen by a deputy drinking from a whisky bottle on Perrydale Road. The driver admitted to being drunk and registered a .08% BAC. He was cited and released for driving under the influence of an intoxicant – alcohol, furnishing, and open container. The two juveniles were cited for minor in possession.
At 10:01 p.m., a report of a stolen motorcycle from the 21300 block of Gooseneck Road.
At 10:21 p.m., multiple reports of gun shots that were actually fireworks in the 200 block of Church Street in Falls City.
Sunday, Aug. 29
At 1:15 a.m., a motorist was observed driving erratically on Highway 22, changing speeds below the limit and weaving within the lane. The driver was stopped but did not display any signs of impairment. The driver told the deputy she did not have a license and the vehicle did not have insurance. She was cited for driving uninsured and received a verbal warning for driving without a license.
At 3:56 a.m., a motorist was pulled over for erratic driving on Doaks Ferry Road near Highway 22. The driver showed signs of impairment and performed poorly on a field sobriety test. He was arrested for driving under the influence of an intoxicant – controlled substance and possession of methamphetamine.
At 3:54 a.m., a motorist was stopped for failure to drive within lane on Independence Highway near Salem Dallas Highway. The driver refused to complete a field sobriety test. He registered a BAC of .14% and was arrested for driving under the influence of an intoxicant – alcohol.
At 9:56 a.m., a resident in the 4300 block of Orchard Heights Road reported his neighbor’s aggressive dog was loose on his property. The dog was located at the property and did not appear aggressive with the deputy. The deputy notified the owner to keep the dog behind the gate and he agreed.
At 11:03 a.m., a man who had been previously trespassed from a property in the 7400 block of Fern School Road was reported being back with a machete. The property owners reported the suspect had come back and was seen rifling through items in the garage. The subject was issued a criminal citation for Trespass II and Theft III and told to leave the property and not return, or face additional criminal charges. He complied.
At 12:14 p.m., a vehicle was broken into in the 2600 block of Salem Dallas Highway. Nothing taken.
At 6:11 p.m., deputies assisted Dallas Police Department locating a wanted subject who had run earlier in the day. Deputies located the male couple times and engaged in small foot pursuits. Taser was deployed once and ineffective. They located male second time by Riverview Park. They challenged with taser and brought the suspect into custody without further incident.
At 7:04 p.m., a deputy following a truck full of hay bails on Highway 22 witnessed one of the bails fall off at milepost 8. The driver was stopped and notified of the situation. Luckily no other vehicles were struck by the hay bail.
At 10:19 p.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 81 mph in a 55-mph zone on Highway 22 at milepost 10.
At 10:36 p.m., a motorist was cited for speeding 75 mph in a 55-mph zone safety corridor on Highway 22 at milepost 10.
Monmouth Police Department
Arrests for August
Justin Jaycox, 31, of Monmouth, was arrested for strangulation, menacing, harassment, unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon.
Timothy Smith, 24, of Monmouth, was arrested for driving while suspended.
Matthew Bartow, 32, a transient, was arrested for unlawful entry of a motor vehicle.
Tyler Mcentaffer, 25, of Dallas, was arrested for driving under the influence of an intoxicant – alcohol, with a BAC of .013%.
Cody Nisly, 34, of Albany, was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Raymon Beasley, 62, of Hillsboro, was arrested on two outstanding warrants.