Police Log July 20, 2013

By The Curry Coastal Pilot July 19, 2013 08:38 pm

Tuesday, July 16 

Theft, 9:30 a.m.: Officer spoke to a former resident who was reporting theft of a personal item which occurred here about a year ago; 16400 block of South Passley Road. 

Information, 10:49 a.m.: Two males in a Ford Focus were caught by a citizen attempting to gain entry to a vehicle; after being interrupted they sped off from the viewpoint in an unknown direction of travel. Officers were given vehicle description but did not locate it in this area; 500 block of Fifth Street. 

Non-injury vehicle accident, 12:15 p.m.: Minor two-vehicle accident; officer assisted with information exchange, Helen and Fifth Streets. 

Violation of restraining order, 3:26 p.m.: Officer took information regarding a possible restraining order violation, 300 block of Fifth Street. 

Safety/traffic hazard, 7:06 p.m.: 600 block of Hemlock Street. 

Theft, 9:31 p.m.: Citizen discovered that his front license  plate, Volunteer Firefighter placard, and mounting assembly had been stolen from his vehicle, possibly while he was inside the church; 800 block of Old County Road.       

Suspicious conditions, 10:14 p.m.: Citizen reported subjects with flashlights going up and down the street who had signed their lights into the windows of the back of his house and into his living room in front numerous times, disturbing everyone there. Officers checked throughout the neighborhood. The people with flashlights were gone; 100 block of Tanbark Lane. 


Brookings Police made many traffic stops, took animal complaints, and also assisted the public on Monday, the July 16.

Wednesday, July 17 

Possession of drugs, 1:49 a.m.: A driver on Highway 101 reported erratic driving by another vehicle. Officers stopped the vehicle and an occupant was given a citation for minor in possession. The alcohol was dumped out at the location. Drug paraphernalia was seized for destruction. Occupants of vehicle were not intoxicated. .

Fire, 7:58 a.m.: Brookings Fire responded to 400 Redwood Street. 

Possession of drugs, 7:58 a.m.: 400 block of Redwood Street. 

Suspicious conditions, 9:26 a.m.: Brookings. 

Non-injury vehicle accident, 11:11 a.m.: 300 block of Fifth Street. 

Vehicle impounded, 1:32 p.m.: Driver cited for driving  with suspended license and driving uninsured; First Street and English Court to First Street and Ransom Avenue. 

Harassment, 3:52 p.m.: 800 block of Railroad Street. 

Fire, 4:17 p.m.: 300 block of Fifth Street.

Suspicious conditions, 4:35 p.m.: Railroad Street. 

Non-injury vehicle accident, 4:39 p.m.: 300 Fifth Street. 

Theft, 8:48 a.m.: Chetco Point. 

Possession of drugs, 10:16 p.m.: 400 block of Fifth Street. 


Brookings Police made many traffic stops.

Thursday  July 18

Found property, 9:40 a.m.: License plate found on North Bank Chetco River Road. Owner contacted to retrieve plate; North Bank Chetco River Road,  Low Water Bridge. 

Theft, 10:45 a.m.: 600 block of Bridge Street. 

Animal complaint, 12:25 p.m.: Dog barking complaint; 400 block of Memory Lane. 

Criminal mischief, 1:24 p.m.: 98100 block of Tuttle Lane. 

Illegal camping, 2:11 p.m. North Bank Chetco River Road. 

Suspicious conditions, 4:28 p.m.: 13900 block of Highway 101. 

Theft, 5:08 p.m.: Arch Rock Viewpoint.