Police Log March 29, 2014

By The Curry Coastal Pilot March 28, 2014 06:33 pm

Tuesday, March 25

Hazard, 8:10 a.m.: Highway 101 at Harris Beach. 

Non-injury vehicle accident, 8:26 a.m.: A crash involving two passenger trucks was reported in the 15600 block of Highway 101. The vehicles were moved off the highway.

Hit and run, 8:59 a.m.: A vehicle was sideswiped in the 600 block Chetco Avenue causing more than $1,500 worth of damage. 

Found property, 3:22 p.m.: South Bank Chetco River Road. 

Criminal mischief, 4 p.m.: 700 block of Second Street. 

Custodial interference 8:02 p.m.: Reported at 800 block of Elk Drive. 


Brookings police made four traffic stops, resulting only in warnings issued to motorists. 

Wednesday, March 26 

Hazard, 7:44 a.m.: 1000 block of Chetco Avenue. 

Theft, 10:08 a.m.: The theft of mushrooms from an unlocked trailer in the 1200 block of Chetco Avenue was reported. 

Assist outside agency, 12:51 p.m.: A K-9 unit and officer assisted Del Norte sheriff’s office in a search for walkaway inmate from Alder Conservation Camp. 

Dispute/fight, 1:52 p.m.: A dispute in a vehicle on South Indian Road in Smith River was reported. 

Suspicious conditions, 3:10 p.m.: Railroad Street. 

Suspicious conditions, 8:53 p.m.: A call from Elk Valley Road was transferred to Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office. 

Criminal trespass, 8:59 p.m.: Officer assisted resident with verbally trespassing a juvenile from her home; 500 block of Pacific Avenue. 

Suspicious conditions, 9:54 p.m.: 14500 block of Oceanview Drive in Smith River. 


Brookings police made three traffic stops.

Thursday, March 27

Non-injury traffic crash, 12:05 a.m.: Cape Ferrelo Fire units responded to the report of a single-vehicle accident 1 1/2 miles up Cape Ferrelo Road. The vehicle was unoccupied. Oregon State Police investigated because there was no deputy available.

Suspicious conditions, 9:09 a.m.: 600 block of Chetco Ave.

Theft, 12:14 p.m.: Someone used another person’s credit card to purchase items.

Suspicious conditions, 12:48 p.m.: Police investigated a suspicious vehicle in the neighborhood of Collis and Truman lanes. The vehicle’s occupants were handing out cards to promote their business.

Disorderly conduct, 4:32 p.m.: An man was arrested for disorderly conduct after fighting with his apartment manager in the 6500 block of Lucky Lane.

Disorderly conduct, 5:15 p.m.: 16200 block of Highway 101.

Non-injury traffic crash, 6:37 p.m.: A man was cited for careless driving following a collision on Highway 101 south of Harris Beach.


Brookings police made eight traffic stops resulting in three citations including no operator license, 35 in a 25 mph zone and 85 in a 55 zone.


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