Police Log June 19, 2013

By The Curry Coastal Pilot June 18, 2013 09:33 pm

Friday, June 14 

Dispute/fight 2:43 a.m.: 600 block of Fifth Street. 

Animal complaint, 10:12 a.m.: A deceased animal in a driveway in the 700 block of Second Street was reported. Public works was advised and was able to assist with the removal. 

Theft, 11:08 a.m.: Park Avenue. 

Animal complaint, 11:50 a.m.: Two black and white spotted dogs were running at large in the Fern Avenue and Brookings-Harbor High School field. 

Juvenile problem, 12:47 p.m.: A juvenile in the 800 block of Chetco Avenue was warned for not wearing his helmet while riding his bike. He did have the helmet with him. 

Field interview, 1:41  p.m.:  A male juvenile in the 1200 block of Chetco Avenue was warned not to ride his bike again until he has a helmet. 

Field interview, 2:42 p.m.: Several juveniles were warned for riding their bikes in the skateboard park. They were told they will be cited next time. One juvenile was warned for having no brakes on his bicycle and will push his bike home. 

Warrant service, 5:36 p.m.: A man in the 700 block of Spruce Street was arrested on a local warrant. He was lodged at the Curry County Jail. 

Welfare check, 7:03 p.m.: Police investigated a report of a man lying face down in the grass at Stout Park. Officers made contact with a transient who said he felt a little disoriented; however, declined medical assistance.  

Harassment, 8:03 p.m.: A caller advised he was being harassed by an ex-roommate who had followed him from the Dollar Tree into the city limits of Brookings and around some back streets. The caller did not want the ex-roommate to know the location of his new residence. 

Suspicious conditions, 10:40 p.m.: An adult man was contacted on Bridge Street after receiving a complaint that he was walking down the road yelling at passing cars and acting disorderly. 

Saturday, June 15 

Littering, 12:22 a.m.: Mill Beach. 

Criminal trespass, 5:51 a.m.: A 911 call was received regarding a transient trying to enter a locked RV in the 15700 block of Highway 101.

Field interview, 12:25 p.m.: Two young men who ran out into the middle of Wharf Street in front of an officer’s patrol vehicle were given a verbal warning for disorderly conduct. 

Theft, 12:35 p.m.: A citizen reported that he had three pairs of shoes taken from Mill Beach. 

Field interview, 12:46 p.m.: Two juvenile males on bikes with no brakes were contacted at Hemlock and Wharf streets by an officer and warned for unsafe vehicles. The officer was able to contact their mother by phone and advise her of the violation. They walked their bikes to Escape Hatch to get pricing for having brakes installed. 

Found property, 8:14 p.m.: A citizen contacted an officer in Fred Meyer after finding a wallet. Shortly afterward, the owner of the wallet went back inside the store to find her missing property, and the wallet was returned to her. 

Carrying a concealed weapon, 8:47 p.m.: A man  in the 800 block of Pioneer Road was arrested and lodged in the Curry County Jail after he was found to have stolen the concealed handgun that he was carrying. 

Building check, 11:32 p.m.: Four transients were warned for trespassing and offensive littering at Macklyn Cove. They were advised that charges would be pressed if they returned and continued to litter.

Sunday, June 16 

Animal complaint, 12:21 a.m.: Three 911 calls were received reporting four miniature horses running loose on Highway 101 near Chevron and a shopping center. 

 Attempt to locate, 12:40 a.m.: Officers searched for stolen property thought to be buried under a tree at Chetco Point. 

Juvenile problem, 9:42 a.m.: A resident of Mill Beach Road complained about children riding motorbikes on the street. They were gone when an officer got there. 

Criminal trespass, 1:38 p.m.: A transient was cited for being on property in the 300 block of Fifth Street after being told to leave. 

Parking violation, 4:06 p.m.: A semi-trailer was parked in a no-truck parking zone at Railroad and Center streets, but was not obscuring view of traffic control device as reported. The owner of the trailer was contacted. 

Shots fired, 5:02 p.m.: 96900 block of Duley Creek Road. 

Disorderly conduct, 6:27 p.m.: 16200 block of Highway 101. 

Suspicious conditions, 6:50 p.m.: Spruce Street. 

Found property, 7:23 p.m.: A wallet and cell phone found in a business parking lot in the 300 block of Fifth Street was returned to their owner. 

Loud noise, 7:56 p.m.: 600 block of Fifth Street. 

Illegal fireworks, 8:50 p.m.: Crissey Circle. 

Loud noise, 10:49 p.m.: Loud noise was reported coming from apartments near a bed and breakfast in the 500 block of Redwood Street. The occupants were contacted and said they would move everyone inside and call it a night. 

Monday, June 17 

Water problem, 2:54 a.m.: Birch and Alder streets. 

Open door, 4:15 a.m.: An officer secured a vehicle door that had been left open and attempted to contact owner at his residence in the 800 block of Kevin Place. 

Animal complaint 9:54 a.m.: An ongoing problem with neighborhood dogs barking was reported in the 7100 block of Vista Ridge Drive. 

Intoxicated subject, 12:22 a.m.: Ransom Avenue and Sixth Street. 

Fire, 3:05 p.m.: Harbor Fire responded to Umpqua Bank for strong electrical smell coming from vents. It was possibly an electrical issue. 

 Warrant service, 5:45 p.m.: Officers contacted a transient male at Northgate 76 who had valid warrants out of Klamath and Sherman counties. He was arrested and transported to Curry County Jail. 

Bike/skateboard complaint, 8:26 p.m.: Three juvenile males were contacted by an officer and warned not to ride their bikes in the skate bowl. 


Throughout the weekend, and on Monday, Brookings police issued many warnings and a few citations to motorists, and helped Brookings citizens with several issues.