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. The Brookings Police Department provides emergency dispatch services for the City of Brookings as well as Southern Curry County 9-1-1 calls, dispatching for state, county, and local law enforcement, five fire departments, and Cal-Ore ambulance. Excerpts from the BPD call logs:
Wednesday, Aug. 19:
- At 6:55 a.m., a report of criminal trespass in the 800 block of Chetco Avenue.
- At 9:48 a.m., a report of theft in the 16800 block of Bluejay Lane.
- At 10 a.m., a report of burglary in the 400 block of Oak Street.
- At 10:10 a.m., a report of disorderly conduct in the 98200 block of Tuttle Lane.
- At 11:38 a.m., a report of criminal trespass in the 900 block of Chetco Avenue.
- At 12:30 p.m., a report of disorderly conduct in the 16200 block of Highway 101.
- At 1:07 p.m., an officer followed up on a report of an assault in the 700 block of block of Chetco Avenue.
- At 2:20 p.m., a transient male who had been trespassed from property in the 400 block of Fir Street returned. He was advised to move along and complied.
- At 3:17 p.m., a transient male adult was arrested in the 600 block of County Road on a valid Curry County felony warrant. He was transported to jail without incident.
- At 3:34 p.m., a report of a transient male behaving in a disorderly manner, disrupting traffic near a business in the 700 block of Chetco Avenue.
- At 6:29 p.m., a report of a transient male swinging objects at passing vehicles in the Elk Drive area.
- At 7:38 p.m., a report of a traffic crash with no injuries approximately one mile above the Snaketooth Shooting Range.
- At 8:53 p.m., several transients at Bankus Park in the 900 block of Chetco Avenue were contacted about city ordinances regarding no smoking or drinking in public parks.
- At 11:37 p.m., a motorist reported being concerned about a subject lying very close to the fog line on Highway 101 near Southwest Oregon Community College. The subject was merely sleeping but was in a hazardous position and opted to move along.