The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.
Excerpts from the call logs of the Gold Beach Police Department:
Friday, March 13
At 7:25 a.m. Report of a disorderly subject in the area of Fifth Place.
At 12:07 p.m. Report of a disabled vehicle in the area of Hunter Creek on the beach.
At 12:42 p.m. Report of sex abuse in the area of Gold Beach.
At 1:48 p.m. Report of a disorderly subject in the 29500 block of Ellensburg Avenue.
At 2:14 p.m. Report of a disorderly subject in the 29500 block of Ellensburg Avenue. A 53-year-old woman was arrested for disorderly conduct and offensive littering.
At 3:48 p.m. Report of a hit-and-run in the area of Third Street.
At 7:56 p.m. Report of a hit-and-run in the area of June Street.
Saturday, March 14
At 5:02 p.m. Report of a single-vehicle accident in the area of Hunter Creek.
Sunday, March 15
At 8:29 a.m. Area check at Buffington Park.
At 3:35 p.m. Report of a dispute in the 29200 block of Ellensburg Avenue.
At 8:33 p.m. Area check at Buffington Park.
At 11:44 p.m. Report of trespassing in the area of Sixth Street.
Monday, March 16
At 3:51 a.m. Report of an accident in the area of Kerber Drive.
At 9:11 a.m. Report of theft in the area of Caughell Street.
At 6:52 p.m. Report of a missing person in the area of Strahan Street.
Tuesday, March 17
At 10:47 a.m. Report of a missing person in the area of Gold Beach.
At 2:02 p.m. Noise complaint in the area of Strahan Street.
At 5:17 p.m. Report of a deceased subject in the area of Fourth Street.
Wednesday, March 18
At 9:00 a.m. Area check at Buffington Park.
At 9:33 a.m. Report of trespassing in the area of the high school.
At 4:42 p.m. Report of theft in the 29600 block of Ellensburg Avenue.
Thursday, March 19
At 9:00 a.m. Report of trespassing in the area of 29700 block of Ellensburg Avenue.
At 10:41 a.m. Report of trespassing in the area of Mary Street.
At 11:27 a.m. Report of theft in the area of Caughell Street.
At 3:49 p.m. Report of suspicious conditions in the area of Sixth Street.
At 4:41 p.m. Report of suspicious conditions in the area of Tenth Street.
Excerpts from the call logs of the Brookings Police Department:
Wednesday, March 18
At 12:15 a.m. Adult male was arrested for assault on Fleet Street and transported to jail, following a hospital evaluation.
At 3:18 a.m. Assault reported on Court Street.
At 7:20 a.m. Three transients camped in a business doorway in the 600 block of Chetco Avenue were trespassed from the property and directed to clean up their mess before leaving.
At 1:38 p.m. Assault reported in the 15700 block of U.S. Highway 101 South.
At 2:34 p.m. Suspicious conditions reported on Spruce Street. Lost juvenile was reunited with parent.
At 2:41 p.m. Criminal mischief reported on Ransom Avenue for vandalism to the shed at the city pool.
At 6:38 p.m. Suspicious conditions reported at Gerlach Lane.
At 7:00 p.m. Illegal burn reported on Art Street. Person was warned for burning without a permit and extinguished the fire.
At 7:13 p.m. Transient male warned for disorderly conduct after stepping into traffic repeatedly at 5th Street and Chetco Avenue.
At 7:39 p.m. Suspicious conditions reported on Railroad Street near Center Avenue. Vehicle occupant was warned against camping in city limits.
At 7:40 p.m. Criminal trespass reported on Fleet Street. Transients setting up camp on business property were formally trespassed and moved along as
At 11:17 p.m. Male swinging a machete around in the 500 block of Chetco Avenue was arrested on a valid misdemeanor warrant. He was cited into
court and released.
Thursday, March 19
At 12:22 a.m. Three transients camping at Mill Beach in a vehicle were advised of park hours and left as directed.
At 1:46 a.m. Occupants of a motor home camping in the McDonalds parking lot were trespassed and advised to move along.
At 9:45 a.m. Hit-and-run reported in the 16200 block of U.S. Highway 101 South.
At 9:50 a.m. Identity theft reported on Highland Avenue.
At 12:35 p.m. Suspicious conditions reported on the North Bank Chetco River Road at Gardner Ridge Road.
At 2:02 p.m. Illegal dumping reported in the 500 block of Chetco Avenue.
At 6:50 p.m. Male warned for disorderly conduct for swinging a rain gutter at passing vehicles. He was trespassed from a Kevin Place address.
At 9:05 p.m. Suspicious conditions reported on South Bank Chetco River Road. Fire personnel responded to an RV park for a report of strong natural gas-like smell. They found the source to be an overheated vehicle battery. Situation resolved.
At 10:52 p.m. Fire reported at Chetco Point. Fire personnel contacted a subject with a fire on the beach reported by a citizen to be very large. The fire was legal and attended, and the subject had a plan to put it out before he left.
Friday, March 20
At 6:37 a.m. Deceased subject reported on Gerlach Lane.
At 8:12 a.m. Criminal trespass reported on Azalea Park Road.
At 12:59 p.m. Dispute/fight reported on Spruce Street.
At 4:29 p.m. Criminal trespass reported at north end of Chetco River Bridge.
At 4:57 p.m. Forgery/fraud/bad check reported on Ross Road.
At 7:05 p.m. Assault reported on West Benham Lane.
At 7:20 p.m. Counterfeit reported on 5th Street.
Brookings Police Department Found Property
The Brookings Police Department would like to reunite owners with the following found items. To claim property being held in safekeeping, call 541-469-3118, Ext. 0.
Found on Fern Avenue on 03/18/2020. Reference L2003896.
Found on Pacific Avenue on 03/04/2020. Reference L2003160.
Found on Sea View Terrace on 03/01/2020. Reference L2003223.
Found on South Bank Chetco River Road on 02/24/2020. Reference L2002706.
Found in Brookings on 02/08/2020. Reference L2001902.
Found at Chetco Bridge on 02/07/2020. Reference L2001857.
Found on 7th Street and Meadow Lane on 02/04/2020. Reference L2001646.
Found on Old County Road on 01/29/2020. Reference L2001347.
Found at Ace Hardware on 01/27/2020. Reference L2001237.
Found at South Coast Lumber on 01/21/2020. Reference L2000983.
Found at Stout Park on 01/17/2020. Reference L2000625.
Found on Oak Street on 01/14/2020. Dark bluish/gray Galaxy S9. Reference L2000619.
Found on Alder Street on 1/13/2020. Reference L2000580.
Found at U.S. Highway101 and Dawson Road on 1/6/2020. Reference L2000130.