|State Police Log published Saturday, April 23, 2011|
|April 23, 2011 04:00 am|
Tuesday, April 5
Non-injury traffic crash, 1:10 p.m.: A 19-year-old Gold Beach woman reported she struck the curb along the left side of the entry drive into the Harris Beach Rest Area. When police arrived, the front tire was being changed. Scraping damage was found on the curb. The driver was cited for careless driving.
Monday, April 11
DUII, 5:15 p.m.: A 36-year-old Brookings man was arrested after he was stopped for driving 67 mph in a 45 mph zone on Highway 101 in Harbor. After failing a field sobriety test, refusal to take a breath test and submit to a urine test, the driver was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants, refusing a breath test, speeding and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle.
Tuesday, April 12
Resisting arrest, 12:30 a.m.: A 65-year-old Brookings woman refused to surrender her car keys when informed that her car was to be impounded because she had no driver license near Highway 101 and West Hoffeldt Lane. While being arrested, she struggled with the trooper. She was charged with interfering with police, resisting arrest, driving without a driver license and improper use of a seat belt.
Tuesday, April 19
False information, 1:50 p.m.: A car was pulled over for illegal window tinting on Highway 101 near the Chetco River. The 50-year-old driver from Brookings produced expired proof of insurance but that it was taken care of online. After contacting the insurance company, it was found the insurance had expired in January. Her car was impounded and she was cited for illegal window tint, driving uninsured and providing false information to police.
Wednesday, April 20
Endangering the welfare of a minor, 8 a.m.: A citizen reported a couple with a baby slept outside on a trail at Harris Beach State Park campground. The 23-year-old man smelled of marijuana and admitted smoking it. It was also found that he had less than an ounce of marijuana and paraphernalia in a bag on top of the baby-carraige’s bonnet. The man was cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and endangering the welfare of a minor. Child Protective Service investigated the female and the baby’s situation.