Police Log published Saturday, August 22, 2009

By The Curry Coastal Pilot August 22, 2009 05:00 am

Tuesday, Aug. 18

Prowler, 1:27 a.m.: Suspicious sounds were heard in the 500 block of Fir Street. Officers were unable to locate anyone around the house.

Suspicious conditions, 2:28 p.m.: Highway 101 and Oak Street, accidental activation of On-Star.

Theft, 2:54 p.m.: 700 block of Fifth Street.

Theft, 5:31 p.m.: A woman was seen pulling plants from Azalea Park.

Criminal mischief, 5:37 p.m.: A man was told not to  return to property in the 500 block of Fir Street after he threw blueberries on the walls and door of the residence.

Harassment, 5:44 p.m.: A woman reported harassment in the 500 block of Chetco Lane. A man was advised to stop attempting contact by phone or in person.

Dispute, 6:53 p.m.: 15700 block of Oceanview Drive.

Child abuse, 7:34 p.m.: 96700 block of East Harris Heights Road.

Suspicious conditions, 7:52 p.m.: Pioneer Road.

Loud noise, 9:51 p.m.: Police received an ongoing loud music complaint from tavern in the 600 block of Chetco Avenue.

Child abuse, 10:38 p.m.: 800 block of Elk Drive.

Wednesday, Aug. 19

Traffic crash, 8:58 a.m.: Highway 101 and Benham Lane, no injury.

Suspicious conditions, 12:08 p.m.: 900 block of Chetco Avenue, suitcase left in shopping cart.

Suspicious conditions, 12:18 p.m.: Suspicious activity was reported in the alley behind a business in the 1000 block of Chetco Avenue.

Traffic crash, 1:19 p.m.: A city vehicle was hit while parked on private property in the 500 block of Chetco Avenue.

Misuse of 911, 4:47 p.m.: 15700 block of Pedrioli Drive.

Harassment, 5:33 p.m.: 500 block of Railroad Avenue.

Suspicious conditions, 5:57 p.m.: A transient camp was located near  Fifth and Railroad streets. The campers were advised to move on.

Criminal trespass, 7:58 p.m.: 14700 block of Oceanview Drive.

Thursday, Aug. 20

Suspicious conditions, 2:14 a.m.: Two men climbing the cell tower at Railroad Street and Tanbark Road turned out to be repairmen.

Theft, 12:47 a.m.: A caretaker reported theft from her client’s home in the 500 block of Railroad Street.

Information, 2:56 p.m.: People contacted at Mill and Railroad streets and advised to return a shopping cart they took without permission from a Harbor store.

Hazard, 3:22 p.m.: Highway 101 and Zimmerman Lane.

Identity theft, 4:08 p.m.: 400 block of Arnold Lane.

Suspicious conditions, 4:14 p.m.: Econo-Wash.

Shots fired, 4:21 p.m.: South Bank Chetco River Road.

Suspicious conditions, 4:47 p.m.: A door to door salesman was contacted in the  800 block of Ransom Avenue regarding needing a business license.

Traffic crash, 4:50 p.m.: Near Highway 101 and Lower Harbor Road, no injury.

Theft, 5:13 p.m.: Whaleshead Beach.

Dead deer, 5:14 p.m.: 300 block of Mill Beach Road.

Traffic crash, 5:15 p.m.: Dawson Road and Highway 101, no injury.

Drug information, 5:38 p.m.: A man stopped at residence in the 16900 block of Old County Road to ask for water and appeared to be high on drugs.

Fire, 6:09 p.m.: Old County Road, non-injury traffic crash, coolant leaking from vehicle.

Found property, 7:04 p.m.: Ransom Avenue and Highway 101, credit card.

Criminal mischief, 7:34 p.m.: 1000 block of Ruth Lane, youths cutting up a bush.

Theft, 9:13 p.m.: 1600 block of Highway 101 North, purse and wallet.