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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Eugene Airport to celebrate 1 million passenger milestone

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2017

Eugene Airport Offers Travel Tips for the Busy Spring Break Holiday

Eugene — March 23, 2017 — More than 30,000 passengers are expected to travel through Eugene Airport (EUG) during the busy spring break holiday beginning March 23 through April 2.

“Spring Break is the start of our busy...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Eugene Airport Terminal Expansion Project Complete

Eugene's newly renovated Airport

EUGENE — February 6, 2017 —The Eugene Airport terminal building has just completed a major expansion project starting this week focused on accommodating increased passenger use. 

The remodel focused on several areas including t...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2017

American Airlines to add PHX Service

EUGENE — January 9, 2017 —American Airlines will add service between Eugene and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport on June 2, an addition the air service development team at the Eugene Airport has been working on for several year...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2017

Eugene Airport Grand Opening Celebration

EUGENE — Jan. 2, 2017 — Officials at Eugene Airport announced Monday the completion of a multi-million dollar terminal expansion project that began in November 2014. The remodel focused on several areas including the security screening checkpoint, B-gate ...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Eugene Airport Fully Operational During Weather Event

EUGENE — December 15, 2016  3:00 pm — Inclement weather is occurring locally and is affecting whether flights arrive and depart on time. The airport has remained open during this weather event in its entirety. The airport rema...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2017

Eugene Airport Operational During Weather Event

EUGENE — December 14, 2016 — Inclement weather is occurring locally and is affecting whether flights arrive and depart on time. While EUG has the latest deicing and snow removal equipment to manage the winter weather and keep the airpo...

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Airport News Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Eugene Airport Holiday Travel Tips

EUGENE — Nov. 22, 2016 — Eugene Airport (EUG) is gearing up for the busy Thanksgiving holiday travel week. About 19,000 (arriving and departing) passengers will be traveling through the airport between Tuesday and Sun...

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

Eugene Airport Offers Unique Look Into Local Aviation at Air Fair, 5K on the Runway Event

EUGENE — August 26, 2016 — The Eugene Airport (EUG) and the Active 20-30 Club of Eugene is partnering together to host the fifth annual Air Fair and 5K on the Runway this Saturday, August 27, at 11:00 a.m.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

FY19 Budget and FY18 Supplemental Budget

On Monday, June 18, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the FY19 Budget as previously recommended by the Budget Committee. Members of the public are encouraged to provide their feedback on the FY19 Budge...

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Budget
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Budget Committee Recommends Adoption of FY19 Proposed Budget

At their meeting on May 30, 2018 the Budget Committee voted to recommend that the City Council adopt the FY19 Proposed Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency, as amended. City Council will meet on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at ...

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Budget
Posted on: April 27, 2018

New Budget Visualization Website and FY19 Proposed Budget

Ever wonder how much money goes to renovating and rehabilitating Eugene’s parks, or what is costs to operate fire and emergency services in Eugene? On April 27 the City of Eugene launched a new budget visualization website, Open Budget, www.euge...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency FY19 Budget Committee Meetings Notice

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee is preparing to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2018-2019 (FY19) and to provide its recommendations on the budget to the City Council. The Budget Committee wants your help in s...

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Budget
Posted on: March 3, 2018

Budget Committee Workshop: Monday, March 5th

The Budget Committee will be attending a workshop on Monday, March 5 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:1. Introductions2. Overview of the Workshop3. Budget Committee Updates4. Financial Condition Update and Upc...

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March 5 Agenda Budget
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Apply for Upcoming Budget Committee Vacancies

The City is currently accepting applications for three Budget Committee vacancies for Fiscal Year 2020. The deadline for submitting an application is March 31, 2018. Terms are three years long and will begin on July 1, 2018. To be eligible, a candidate mu...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

FY18 Second Supplemental Budget

On Monday, December 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the current fiscal year (FY18) Second Supplemental Budget for both the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency. Members of the public are e...

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Supplemental Budgets Budget
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Budget Transparency Website in Spring 2018

As part of the FY18 Adopted Budget, the Budget Committee and City Council included funding for a Budget Transparency Website. The intent is for the site to go live prior to the start of the FY19 Proposed Budget discussions by the Budget Committee in sprin...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Upcoming Service Profiles Meetings

The City will be conducting Service Profile meetings on Wednesday, November 8 and Wednesday, November 15. Meetings will begin at 5:30 p.m. and be held at the downtown public library, 100 West 10th Avenue in the Bascom-Tykeson room. See the Service Profile...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

FY18 First Supplemental Budget

On Monday, September 25, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the current fiscal year (FY18) First Supplemental Budget for the City of Eugene. Members of the public are encouraged to provide their feedbac...

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Agenda Item Summary Budget
Posted on: September 15, 2017

FY18 Adopted Budget Document and Snapshot

FY18 Adopted Budget

The FY18 Adopted Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency has been released and is available to view at https://www.eugene-or.gov/DocumentCenter/View/36289. Please note that the document is a large file (7.3 MB) and may take some time to...

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Budget
Posted on: June 28, 2017

City Council Adopts FY18 Budget and FY17 Second Supplemental Budget

The City Manager’s Proposed Budget, presented in May, addressed several high priority community needs and included administrative budget reductions of $1 million to reduce anticipated budget gaps. The City Manager’s Proposed Budget was...

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Budget
Posted on: June 23, 2017

FY18 Budget and FY17 Supplemental Budget

On Monday, June 26, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the FY18 Budget as previously recommended by the Budget Committee. Members of the public are encouraged to provide their feedback on the FY18 Budge...

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Budget
Posted on: May 26, 2017

Budget Committee Recommends Adoption of FY18 Proposed Budget

At their meeting on May 24, 2017 the Budget Committee voted to recommend that the City Council adopt the FY18 Proposed Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency, as amended. City Council will meet on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at ...

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Budget
Posted on: May 2, 2017

Updated Budget Committee Meeting Agendas - May 3 and May 10

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee meeting agendas for May 3 and May 10 have been updated. Discussion on the City's preparation in anticipation of the 2021 World Championships has been moved to May 10th, and a new discussi...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

FY18 City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee Meetings Notice

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee is preparing to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2017-2018 (FY18) and to provide its recommendations on the budget to the City Council. The Budget Committee wants your help in s...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Budget Committee Meeting Agenda Update - March 15th

The agenda for the March 15th meeting of the City of Eugene Budget Committee has been updated. Topics to be covered are as follows:

  • Safe Community
  • Downtown Update
  • Emergency Preparedness Update

This meeting will be televised, and the agenda and webcast will be...

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Budget
Posted on: March 7, 2017

Budget Committee Meetings - March 9th and 15th

The City of Eugene Budget Committee will be meeting twice in March. The first meeting is this Thursday, March 9 at 5:30 p.m. in the Bascom/Tykeson Room of the Downtown Public Library, 100 W. 10th Avenue. Items on the agenda are as follows:

  • Urban Renewal 10...
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Budget
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Upcoming Budget Committee Vacancies and Meeting

The City is currently accepting applications for three Budget Committee vacancies for Fiscal Year 2019. The deadline for submitting an application is March 31, 2017. Terms are three years long and will begin on July 1, 2017. For more information or to app...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Budget Committee Meeting: Draft FY18-23 Capital Improvement Program

On Wednesday, February 15th, at 5:30 p.m. the Budget Committee will hold a public hearing and make a recommendation to the City Council regarding the draft FY18 – 23 Capital Improvement Program (CIP). Members of the public are encouraged to atte...

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Draft FY18-23 Capital Improvement Program Budget
Posted on: December 9, 2016

FY17 First Supplemental Budget

On Monday, December 12, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the current fiscal year (FY17) First Supplemental Budget for both the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency. Members of the public are en...

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

FY17 Adopted Budget and Service Profiles

FY17 Adopted Budget

The FY17 Adopted Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency has been released and is available to view. Please note that the document is a large file (8 MB) and may take some time to download.

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FY17 Adopted Budget (large file) Budget
Posted on: June 27, 2016

FY17 Budget and FY16 Supplemental Budget

FY17 Budget and FY16 Supplemental Budget

On Monday, June 27, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the FY17 Budget as previously recommended by the Budget Committee. Members of the public are encouraged...Read on...

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Posted on: May 31, 2016

Budget Committee Recommends Adoption of FY17 Proposed Budget

At their meeting on May 26, 2016 the Budget Committee voted to recommend that the City Council adopt the FY17 Proposed Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency, as amended. City Council will meet on June 27, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Harris H...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

May 26 Meeting Start Time Updated

Based on feedback from the Budget Committee, the City of Eugene has changed the start time for the meeting on Thursday, May 26. The Public Hearing will begin at 5:30 p.m. Completed "Request to Speak" forms will be accepted until 6:15 p.m. The Pu...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

FY17 Budget Committee Meetings Scheduled

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee is preparing to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 (FY17) and to provide its recommendations on the budget to the City Council. The Budget Committee wants your help in s...Read on...

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Posted on: January 19, 2016

Upcoming Budget Committee Vacancies

The City is currently accepting applications for two Budget Committee vacancies for Fiscal Year 2018. The deadline for submitting an application is March 31, 2016. Terms are three years long and will begin on July 1, 2016. For more information or to apply...Read more

For More Info or to Apply Budget
Posted on: December 11, 2015

FY16 First Supplemental Budget

On Monday, December 14, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the current fiscal year (FY16) First Supplemental Budget for both the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency. Members of the public are en...Read more

Council Agenda Budget
Posted on: October 16, 2015

Service Profile Meetings

The City will be conducting Service Profile meetings on Thursday, October 29 and Thursday, November 5. Meetings will begin at 5:30 and be held at the downtown public library, 100 West 10th. Avenue. Visit our Service Profiles for more details about locatio...Read more

Service Profiles Budget
Posted on: October 16, 2015

FY16 Adopted Budget Now Available

FY16 Adopted Budget

The FY16 Adopted Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency has been released and is available to view. Please note that the document is a large file (16 MB) and may take some time to download.

Hard copies of the document have not yet ...Read more

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Posted on: June 19, 2015

FY16 Budget and FY15 Supplemental Budget

On Monday, June 22, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the FY16 Budget as previously recommended by the Budget Committee. Members of the public are encouraged to provide their feedback on the FY16 Budge...Read more

Budget
Posted on: May 13, 2015

Budget Committee Recommends Adoption of FY16 Proposed Budget

At their meeting on May 12, 2015 the Budget Committee unanimously voted to recommend that the City Council adopt the FY16 Proposed Budget for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency, as amended. City Council will meet on June 22, 2015 at 7:30 p.m....Read more

Budget
Posted on: May 4, 2015

Revised Agendas for FY16 City of Eugene and Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee Meetings

The agendas for the two upcoming City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee meetings have been revised to add a second round of public testimony at the meeting on Tuesday, May 12. Additionally, action on the FY16 Proposed Budget has b...Read more

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Posted on: April 22, 2015

No Gaps to Fill in City Manager's Proposed Budget

FY16 Proposed Budget

City Manager Jon Ruiz’s Proposed Budget for the next fiscal year has been released and is now available at www.eugene-or.gov/budget. For the first time in six years, the proposed budget for the City of Eugene does not have to fill significant financial ga...Read more

FY16 Proposed Budget document Budget
Posted on: April 15, 2015

FY16 Proposed Budget - Budget Committee Meetings Notice

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee is preparing to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2015-2016 (FY16) and to provide its recommendations on the budget to the City Council. The Budget Committee wants your help in s...Read more

Additional Info... Budget
Posted on: February 19, 2015

Upcoming Budget Committee Vacancies

The City is currently accepting applications for three Budget Committee vacancies for Fiscal Year 2017. The deadline for submitting an application is March 27, 2015. Terms would begin on July 1, 2015. For more information visit www.eugene-or.gov/bcc or ca...Read more

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

Capital Improvement Program (CIP)

On Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m., the Eugene Budget Committee will meet in the Bascom-Tykeson Room in the Downtown Public Library (100 West 10th Avenue), to discuss the Draft Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for fiscal years 2016 through 2021 (FY1...Read more

CIP Information Budget
Posted on: December 5, 2014

FY15 First Supplemental Budget

On Monday, December 8, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the current fiscal year (FY15) First Supplemental Budget for both the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency. Members of the public are enc...Read more

Budget
Posted on: September 5, 2014

FY15 Adopted Budget

The FY15 Adopted Budget (13.6 MB) for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency has been released and is available to view here. This document is the result of the eight month Budget Committee process that included 13 Budget Committee meetings, five...Read more

Budget
Posted on: June 5, 2014

FY15 Budget and FY14 Supplemental Budget

On Monday, June 9, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. the Eugene City Council will hold public hearings and take action on the FY15 Budget as previously approved by the Budget Committee. Members of the public are encouraged to provide their feedback on the FY15 Budget. T...Read more

Budget
Posted on: May 2, 2014

Budget Committee Recommends Adoption of FY15 Proposed Budget

At their meeting on May 1, 2014 the Budget Committee voted to recommend that the City Council adopt the FY15 Proposed Budget (4.15 MB) for the City of Eugene and the Urban Renewal Agency. City Council will meet on June 9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at Harris Hall,...Read more

Budget
Posted on: April 24, 2014

FY15 Proposed Budget

The City of Eugene FY15 Proposed Budget document (4.15 MB) is now available. The City Manager will present the Proposed Budget at the April 29 meeting. Public testimony and discussions will occur at the May 1 meeting. See calendar for more details. UPDATE...Read more

Budget
Posted on: April 11, 2014

City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee Meetings Notice

The City of Eugene and Eugene Urban Renewal Agency Budget Committee is preparing to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2014-2015 (FY15) and to provide its recommendations on the budget to the City Council. The Budget Committee wants your help in s...Read more

Full Meeting Notice Budget
Posted on: April 3, 2014

Budget Committee Meetings Resume

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, City Manger will present his full FY15 Proposed Budget. Thursday, May 1, 2014, Budget Committee public hearing, deliberation and recommendation. Both meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Bascom Tykeson room at the downtown public li...Read more

Budget
Posted on: March 5, 2014

Meetings Canceled

Due to consensus reached by the Budget Committee at the meeting on March 5 the meetings on March 6 and March 11 are no longer necessary and have been canceled. The group will resume meeting in April with dates yet to be announced. View the motion.Read more

Budget
Posted on: March 5, 2014

Committee to Consider City Manager’s Strategies For Filling FY15 General Fund Gap

The Budget Committee will meet this week to consider the City Manager’s General Fund budget recommendations. The committee will take feedback about the recommendations during the public comment time at the beginning of the meeting on Wednesday, March 5, o...Read more

Budget
Posted on: February 26, 2014

FY15 General Fund Budget Strategy Presentation

The City Manager presented the FY15 Budget Strategies for the General Fund at the February 26, 2014 Budget Committee meeting. The Budget Committee will meet on March 5, 6 and 11 to consider the City Manager’s General Fund recommended strategies. The City ...Read more

Budget
Posted on: February 26, 2014

FY15 General Fund Budget Strategy

The Budget Committee will reconvene on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. in the Bascom Tykeson Room at the Downtown Library (100 W. 10th Avenue). At this meeting the City Manager, Jon Ruiz, will present his FY15 General Fund budget strategy. Check...Read more

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Posted on: February 26, 2014

Budget Committee Register Guard Op Ed

On January 21 the Register Guard featured a Guest Viewpoint editorial penned by the Budget Committee Chair, Laura Illig. The editorial details the recent history of the committee and outlines next steps in the process.Read more

Budget
Posted on: February 25, 2014

Upcoming Budget Committee Meetings

On Wednesday, February 26, City Manager Jon Ruiz will present to the Eugene Budget Committee his recommendations for filling the gap in the FY15 General Fund. The Budget Committee meeting is at 5:30 p.m. in the Eugene Public Library's Bascom-Tykeson Room....Read more

Budget
Posted on: February 5, 2014

Budget Committee Public Hearings

Public hearings on six potential budget reduction options (PDF version available here) were held by the Budget Committee on Tuesday, January 21 at 5:30 p.m. in Harris Hall (125 E. 8th Ave.) and Tuesday, January 28 at 5:30 p.m. in the Bascom-Tykeson Room a...Read more

Budget
Posted on: January 13, 2014

Committee Presents Options to Fill Budget Gap for Public Feedback

At its meeting on Monday, December 9, the Eugene Budget Committee wrapped up its work of the last several months to gain a better understanding of the City’s General Fund budget shortfall and develop options to fill the gap. At this point the gap for FY15...Read more

Budget
Posted on: November 25, 2013

Budget Committee Continues Work to Address General Fund Gap

At its meeting on November 25, 2013, the Eugene Budget Committee continues its work to fill the General Fund budget gap and develop a stable City budget. The committee will review strategies analyzed by the Finance Investigative Team (FIT) as well as othe...Read more

Budget
Posted on: November 1, 2013

FIT Report Available on City’s Website

The Budget Committee’s Finance Investigative Team (FIT) has completed its work and the final report can now be viewed on the City’s website at http://www.eugene-or.gov/FIT. The FIT brought together community members and Budget Committee members to review ...Read more

Budget
Posted on: October 30, 2013

Community Workshops Video Presentation

Watch the video of Eugene's City Manager, Jon Ruiz, providing a short history of the City's budget, as presented at the Community Workshops. You can also view the notes from these workshops.Read more

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Posted on: October 9, 2013

Community Workshops

The City of Eugene is holding five interactive community workshops at area high schools to address the current budget gap. Citizen volunteer members of the Budget Committee and City Councilors from the area will meet with community members to discuss the ...Read more

Budget
Posted on: June 6, 2013

Budget Committee Approves FY14 Budget

Following a public hearing on June 5, 2013, the City of Eugene Budget Committee voted to forward its recommended budget to the City Council for final action. The Budget Committee recommended using reserves and projected PERS savings to provide funding to ...Read more

Budget
Posted on: May 12, 2013

FY14 Budget Development Process

The FY14 Proposed Budget Document was released on May 10, 2013. Budget Committee held five meetings to review and discuss the FY14 Proposed Budget, and received public comment at four of those meetings.

Following a public hearing on June 5, 2013, the C...Read more

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Barrier Helps Curb Illegal Camping and Dumping

After years of misuse and illegal activity, Public Works Maintenance has closed off a dead-end road in southwest Eugene. Earlier this year crews placed a barrier and a gate on Pitchford Avenue, just west of the intersection with Westec Drive. This street ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Smoke Testing to Begin in Friendly Neighborhood

Starting next week Eugene Public Works will be smoke testing in parts of the Friendly Neighborhood. The testing, which is endorsed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, uses non-toxic smoke and dyed water to help identify improper connections and a...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Free Rat Education Kit Now Available

Rats have become a growing concern in many areas of Eugene. In order to enable residents, neighborhood associations, and community groups to spread information about rat prevention and control, the City has created a free Rat Education Kit.

The kit include...

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City News - Homepage
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Protect Your Pets from Fireworks

In the City of Eugene, personal fireworks are legal and, as the July 4 holiday gets closer, there will be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is scary and potentially dangerous. Fireworks, loud noises, and large gatherings of fam...

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Posted on: December 19, 2014

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Libraries Are For Everyone

Eugene Public Library is dedicated to supporting an informed community, lifelong learning, and the love of reading by providing access to the universe of ideas and information. 

The Library is a member of the American Library Association, which is...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Mozilla Gigabit Grant

On April 2, 2018, Mozilla announced that Eugene Public Library is among 14 winners in five American cities of “tech-for-good” grants. The funded projects rely on using gigabit internet high-speed fiber networks to improve local educati...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Walk-In Counseling & Support

White Bird now offers free, confidential walk-in counseling and referral for individuals at the Downtown Eugene Public Library. 

This service is available Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., and on Saturdays from 11:30 a.m. to 5...

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Library
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Downtown Library Remodel

This past fall and winter, some parts of the Downtown Library were remodeled to best meet current community needs and priorities, including:

  • More teen space for reading, studying, activities
  • More seating options for adults
  • More power sources for easier use o...
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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Day will be July 1

If you have illegal fireworks at your home, there is an opportunity for you to get rid of them without getting cited. Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Turn-in Day will be on Sunday, July 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 2nd and Chambers’ parking lot. The ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

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Protect Your Pets from Fireworks

Please protect your pets from fireworks. In the city of Eugene personal (consumer) fireworks are legal July 4 holiday gets closer, there will be people using fireworks more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time o...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

UPDATE: MVA Bailey Hill Rd/Gimple Hill Rd

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June 18, 2018 UPDATE:

A person of interest in this case has been identified as Taj Lemieux, age 41, of New Pine Creek, Oregon. See attached photos. If anyone has relevant information as to this person’s whereabouts, they are asked to call Eugene ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

UPDATED: Missing person Bill Lillebo has been located

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On June 18, police received information from a family member of Bill Lillebo, age 81, of Eugene, that he has not been seen since leaving his residence this afternoon at approximately 12:45 p.m., on West 26th Avenue, and his Alzheimer’s condition increases...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

UPDATE: Bicyclist/Vehicle Crash Update - Hwy 99N/Roosevelt Blvd

UPDATE:

Driver: Christina Leann Fredrickson, age 46, Corvallis

Bicyclist : Zachary Inlow, age 23, of Eugene (remains in critical condition at a local hospital)

The crash is still under investigation, but alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Police and Major Collision Investigations Team Responds to Deceased Subject Located by Passerby

At 2:31 this morning, June 15, police responded to a reported a single-vehicle roll-over crash at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Kinsrow Avenue, in which the vehicle, a 2014 Kia sedan crashed and rolled off the road into some heavy brush. The driver...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Man arrested after discharging gun at apartment

At 4:03 this morning, June 8, Eugene Police officers responded to an apartment at 1180 Willamette Street, after reports that shots had been fired at the location. Security officers at the location reported to arriving police units that at least two indivi...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Suspicious Device Threat Being Investigated

At 2:10 p.m., Eugene Police received a call from the U.S. Post Office, Eugene Downtown at 520 Willamette Street, after a call came in to the Gateway U.S. Post Office in Springfield about a bomb threat.

The Eugene downtown Post Office staff had evacuated th...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Suspect arrested following robbery at Buy 2 convenience store

On May 30, 2018 at 8:38 p.m., Eugene Police Department responded to a robbery that occurred at the Buy2 convenience store located on the corner of Olive Street and Broadway. A man entered the store and stole some items from the store. The female clerk con...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Damage caused to windows at businesses in West Eugene

On May 28 around 5 a.m., police received information of a silver or gray sedan that drove by Eugene Carbide Saw on the 4200 block of West 6th Avenue, shot and damaged several of the windows at the business with a pellet gun.

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Police looking to identify victim following assault

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On April 26, 2018, Christopher Lee Nelson was indicted by a Lane County Grand Jury for the Murder of Christopher Stanghellini on October 18. Nelson was later lodged on the Grand Jury Indictment and has since been arraigned. Prior to the arrest for murder,...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Police looking for information following Aggravated Theft incident at jewelry store

On May 21, at approximately 1:15 p.m., eight female suspects entered a local jewelry store dressed in shawl’s, head scarfs and baggy dresses, one female possibly carrying an infant.

The suspects worked together to distract the employee, asking to...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Fatal Train/Pedestrian Crash

The medical examiner is continuing to investigate a train/pedestrian crash involving a female subject that happened in the 300 block area of Madison Street on May 15 at approximately 8:26 a.m.

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Patrol and Investigations Arrest Man Wanted After Assault

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Patrol and Investigations worked successfully to bring a suspect in on charges of Assault in the Second Degree, two counts of Menacing, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, after an incident on May 8, in which a 29-year-old man and 35-year-old woman were men...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Looking for information following robbery at Bailey's Cafe

May 8, around 11:53 p.m., police responded to Bailey’s Café on the 1600 block of Coburg Road regarding a robbery and received information that a male suspect entered the store and demanded cash. 

The suspect left the store wit...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Missing Woman Found Deceased in Lane County area

Martha Berger

UPDATE (FROM LANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE)

"The deceased female located on the bank of the McKenzie River yesterday afternoon has been identified as 67 year old Martha Berger of Eugene. Berger reportedly last communicated with her housing...

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Police
Posted on: April 27, 2018

City Responds to Hate Graffiti near W. 18th and Chambers

From Eugene Police and City Manager’s Office of Human Rights and Neighborhood Involvement:

On April 25, there were numerous calls beginning at 7 a.m. regarding hate graffiti at different locations near W. 18th Avenue and Chambers Street. It appea...

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Police
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Dog found with stab wounds being treated

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On April 12 at 2:18 p.m., a local business owner saw a dog standing at the Welcome Inn, 1410 W. 6th Avenue, the dog trotted across the street to him. A vehicle driving by stopped and the driver grabbed ahold of the dog’s leash and that&rsquo...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

EPD honored with the National Guard's Above and Beyond Award

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Interim Executive Police Director David James and Eugene Police Officer Mark Gent accepted the National Guard Employment Support Program of the Guard and Reserve Above and Beyond Award on behalf of Eugene Police Department on Friday, April 20.

Thi...

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Police
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Heat Advisory and Pet Safety - Plus EPD adds thermometers to patrol vehicle to help investigate

To help investigate cases of pets left in hot vehicle, Eugene Police has added digital thermometers for 50 of our patrol vehicles (both for sworn officers and sworn supervisors). This was made possible through the City of Eugene’s Risk Services ...

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Police
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Chase Bank at Fred Meyer's on Division robbed

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Eugene Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred at 6:35 p.m. today, April 24, at Chase Bank inside Fred Meyer‘s, 60 Division Avenue.

No weapon was seen. The suspect is described as a white male in his his 50s, about 5&r...

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Police
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Jiu Jitsu Coach Arrested for Sex Abuse

Gerald Roy Strebendt, age 39, has been arrested on a charge of Sex Abuse in the Second Degree.

Strebendt is reported to have sexually abused an underage female athlete that he was coaching. Detectives are concerned that there may be other victims and would...

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Police
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Please help catch a jewel thief

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Please help us catch a jewel thief. On April 16, between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m., a man stole a credit card from a locker at YMCA, 2055 Patterson. He then went right to Skeie’s Jewelers and purchase a Rolex on that credit card. He was also reported t...

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Police
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Man sentenced in May 11, 2017, US Bank Robbery

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Timothy James Chapek, age 31, of Portland, Oregon, had been arrested on Friday, June 2, 2017, by Portland Police for robbing a US Bank in downtown Portland. Eugene Police detectives responded to the Multnomah County Jail and investigated Chapek, and charg...

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Police
Posted on: April 19, 2018

4/20 don't toke and drive

The number 420 is a code related to cannabis and refers to the consumption of the drug, especially around 4:20 p.m. April 20 (4/20) has become a date related to celebration of cannabis.

Most people are familiar with the impact of drinking and driving. Simi...

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Police
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Grab a bit to eat, tip a cop and help Special Olympics athletes

Texas Roadhouse and Local Law Enforcement Officers from Eugene and Springfield will serve up your gourmet burger just the way you like it to raise funds to Benefit Special Olympics Oregon. 100 percent of the tips will go to Special Olympics.

Who: Special O...

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Police
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Celebrating Our Public Records Staff During Public Service Recognition Week

Our Records employees and supervisors are the front counter liaison and first phone contact to many different EPD customers. During Strategic Information and Records Management Month we are celebrating their contributions.

Eugene Police Department has desi...

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Police
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Our volunteers are amazing - celebrating 2018 National Volunteer Week

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The Eugene Police Department currently has 73 volunteers, who contributed 12,983 hours of service in 2017. On Wednesday, April 18, we will have a National Volunteer Week Celebration to honor our volunteers and their contributions in 2017.

Sponsored by the ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Celebrating Our Heroes at 911

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Eugene Police Department has joined Oregon Governor Kate Brown and the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials in recognizing and congratulating all of our dedicated professionals who serve our agency and community through their ef...

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Police
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Officers safely take armed man into custody after shots fired call in the Park Blocks

At 10:31 a.m., April 11, a man was reported shooting a gun or pellet gun at 99 E. 8th Avenue and Oak Street. The call came out as a male with a pistol, and subsequently there was information that it may be a realistic-looking replica pellet gun. The suspe...

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Police
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Indecent Exposure incident - East 20th Avenue and Emerald Street

On April 11 at approximately 1:28 a.m., police responded to the area of East 20th Avenue and Emerald Street regarding an indecent exposure incident.

Police received information that the man exposed himself to the woman while approaching her, and followed h...

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Police
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Police seeking information in vehicle-moped hit and run case

Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation’s Team is seeking more information in a hit and run case involving a light-colored pick-up and a moped that happened this morning, April 11, at 2:54 a.m., at W. 7th and Madison (near Taco Bell). The mo...

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Police
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Sentencing in Dylan Michael Ruhs Cases

UPDATE: 

Dylan Michael Ruhs was sentenced on April 2, 2018, after he pled guilty to 10 charges including two counts of Contributing to the Sexual Delinquency of a Minor, seven counts of Luring a Minor, and Using a Child in a Display of Sexually Ex...

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Police
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Attempted Robbery at E. 14th Alley and Patterson Street

A 22-year-old woman reported a man attempted to rob her on April 5, between 1:00 a.m. and 1:30 a.m.

The victim reported she was walking near E. 14th Alley and Patterson Street between 1:00 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. on April 5, when an unknown suspect approached h...

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Police
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Man found deceased in Amazon Slough identified

Yesterday at 4:49 p.m. police received report of a man’s body found in the Amazon Slough at Oak Patch Road/Amazon Creek under the bridge.

Eugene Police and Eugene Springfield Fire EMS responded to the scene, followed by Violent Crimes Unit detect...

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Police
Posted on: April 5, 2018

Suspect arrested for Criminal Mischief at Hertz Car Rental

On April 5 around 12:45 a.m., police contacted Bernard Shifman, age 41, of Eugene, after he was observed throwing a solid object through the windows of multiple vehicles parked on the lot of Hertz Car Rental, 655 West 7th Avenue.

Since March 13, police hav...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Tips being sought in case of threats against County officials

Eugene Police Department continues to actively investigate a series of messages containing threats against Lane County Board of County Commissioners and some County staff. Additional information is being shared to elicit tips regarding the person sending ...

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Police
Posted on: April 3, 2018

Robbery at Little Caesar’s Pizza, Seneca Road

At 9:35 p.m. on April 2, a man entered Little Caesar’s Pizza, 890 Seneca Road, and demanded cash, threatening the employee and gestured as if he had a gun. The suspect left the restaurant on foot with cash, going southbound.

Officers and a K9 uni...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Robbery at Chase Bank on W. 11th Fred Meyer on Friday

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At 6:08 p.m., yesterday, March30, a man entered the Chase Bank inside Fred Meyer, 3333 W. 11th Avenue, and robbed the bank using a note and implying he had a weapon.

He fled with cash and was last seen on a bicycle leaving the area. Patrol officers and a S...

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Police
Posted on: March 1, 2018

EPD on the Beat - March 2018

On March 29, EPD responded to 270 calls for service and made 22 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 235 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 25. The number of calls for service on this day ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Fatal Vehicle-Bicycle Crash and Road Closure at W. 11th and Greenhill

UPDATE:

The driver is identified as Charles R. Kneisler, age 63, of Springfield.

The bicyclist’s name is being withheld until her family has been notified.

Previously Released Information:

At 11:40 p.m., March 21, Eugene Police and Eugene Springfiel...

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Police
Posted on: March 21, 2018

News release from Eugene City Manager's Office

City Manager Jon Ruiz has selected Chris Skinner to serve as Eugene’s next Police Chief. Skinner is expected to join the City on April 30, 2018.

Ruiz noted Skinner’s demonstrated leadership abilities and depth of experience as qualities...

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Police
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Robbery Investigation

On March 16,  Springfield Police contacted James Thomas Tkacs, age 40,  and Waquas Ali Bhatti, age 32, of Eugene, regarding a suspicious circumstances call.  Early on in the investigation it came to light that one or both of the...

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Police
Posted on: March 16, 2018

Recent Robbery Reports: Safety Tips

Several residents and students living in the off-campus area have called us with concerns about recently reported robberies. We have provided them information about how we and our partners are responding, the need for reporting any suspicious activity, an...

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Police
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Street Strong-arm Robbery at 13th and Hilyard - UOPD Case - 180316

Tuesday afternoon, March 13, University of Oregon Police Department notified EPD that they were taking a report they would refer to Eugene Police Investigations regarding a robbery that occurred earlier in the week on Sunday, March 11, between midnight an...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Armed Robbery at Lucky Lils - Case Number 18-4276

At 7:16 a.m., today, March 15, police received a call about an armed robbery at Lucky Lils, 2018 River Road. An employee was robbed at gunpoint by a man wearing a bandana, who fled with cash, running southbound toward the laundromat. Multiple Eugene Polic...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Second Street Robbery on Hilyard

At 12:30 a.m., March 8, a 21-year-old woman was walking on Hilyard near E. 15th Avenue when a man approached her, threatened her with a handgun and robbed her of cash. The suspect fled northbound on foot. It took the victim about 20 minutes to walk home a...

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Police
Posted on: March 6, 2018

Armed Robbery at Tom’s Market

On March 5 at 9:27 p.m., a male employee at Tom’s Market, 1490 E. 19th Avenue, was robbed at gunpoint of cash. The suspect fled south on foot. Multiple officers, and a K9 team searched for the suspect with negative results. 

 

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Posted on: March 4, 2018

Subway Shop Armed Robbery

Police are seeking tips in an armed robbery occurring on March 3 at 9:06 p.m., at Subway, 1720 W. 18th Avenue.

Two suspects entered the Subway and used a handgun to rob the sandwich shop of cash. They both fled to the south. Multiple Eugene Police patrol o...

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Police
Posted on: March 4, 2018

Neighborhood Market Armed Robbery

Police are seeking tips in an armed robbery occurring on March 2 at 11:45 p.m. at the Neighborhood Market, 2429 Hilyard.

A suspect entered the market and used a handgun to rob an employee of cash, and there was a second suspect (no description or further i...

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Police
Posted on: March 4, 2018

Armed Street Robbery at E. 16th and Hilyard

At 2:39 a.m. on March 3, a 21-year-old woman was walking on Hilyard near E. 16th Avenue when a man approached her from behind. She reported later that he grabbed her and threatened her with a handgun, while robbing her. The suspect then fled westbound on ...

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Police
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Seeking Tips in Sex Assault, Kidnapping Case

Eugene Police Violent Crime Unit is seeking tips in the case where a man followed a 19-year-old Eugene woman and used a hammer to threaten her prior to pulling her to an area, where he sexually assaulted her.

The victim was walking on the east sidewalk of ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

EPD on the Beat - February 2018

On February 27, EPD responded to 255 calls for service and made 14 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 237 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 22. The number of calls for service on this d...

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Police
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Cold Weather Driving Tips

Please leave plenty of travel time to get to your destination, as well as a lot of space between you and the vehicles in front of you, slow down, and make sure to not leave unsecured vehicles to warm up in your driveway (and possibly be stolen),

As air tem...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Theft By Extortion

On February 14, police received information of extortion involving a female victim who had received a threatening note on her car. The car was parked in a secure location at the The Hub apartment complex on East Broadway when the victim observed a note un...

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Police
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Suspect Arrested Following Multiple Robberies

On February 15 at approximately 4:14 p.m., police responded to a robbery at Radar Toys on West 11th Avenue and received information that the suspect displayed a knife  and demanded money from the employee. The employee ran toward the back of the ...

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Police
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Police Investigating Multiple Robberies On Willamette Street

 Case 18-02484 – On February 11 at approximately 3:49 p.m., police responded to a robbery at the GNC store, 2866 Willamette Street, and received information that a male subject displayed a bladed object to an employee and demanded money...

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Police
Posted on: February 10, 2018

A Cold Dip to Benefit the 2018 Special Olympics Athletes

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Today, 14 intrepid Eugene Police employees from dispatch, records and patrol braved a cold morning dip in the river for Special Olympics Polar Plunge. Even K9 Cwyk (pronounced 'Quick') got into the spirit of things. As of last night, the team had donated ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Beware the IRS Scammers

Warning to the public: Eugene Police are receiving several reports from the public about a scam involving the IRS, where the caller is threatening to arrest the victim if they fail to pay back taxes. Other callers have reported the suspect telling the vic...

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Police
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Missing Person Found - David Duane Harmon

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Mr. Harmon has been located and is safe. He was found by Grace Manor Living Center staff.

Previous Information:

Police received information that David Duane Harmon, age 62, of Eugene, was last seen on the morning of February 7 when he left Grace Manor Livi...

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Police
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Eugene Police Officers Being Equipped with Naloxone

When Eugene Police staff are sent to calls involving overdosing subjects, or when they are themselves exposed during the course of their work to opioids that can cause life-threatening side-effects, they will have a critical new tool to help others or hel...

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Police
Posted on: February 2, 2018

Suspect in Two Attempted Street Robberies Captured by Officers

Officers responded to Willamette High School at 4:52 a.m. today, February 2, after a 17-year-old male, who was heading to work, reported a man had tried to rob him at knife point near the Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Road. A Springfield K9 ...

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Police
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Drug-Impaired Driver Rear-ends Detective on his way to Taxi Driver job

Amidst heavy morning traffic on I-105 Westbound, a vehicle driven by James Blair Garner, 26, of Eugene, rear-ended an undercover detective vehicle with a Eugene Police detective driving. Arriving patrol units suspected impairment of Garner, and subsequent...

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Police
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Suspicious Circumstances Reported - Avoiding ATM Scams

A member of our local law enforcement community recently visited an ATM at First Tech Credit Union on W. 11th on January 30, around 6 p.m., to conduct personal banking and found a generic card left in the ATM machine. It is very possible someone left it t...

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Police
Posted on: January 30, 2018

Vehicles Stolen From Kiefer Mazda

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Around 7:30 a.m., police responded to Kiefer Mazda, 383 Goodpasture Island Road, regarding a theft that occurred overnight and received information that three vehicles were stolen from the parking lot of the business.

The following vehicles are all black a...

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Police
Posted on: January 30, 2018

Man Quickly Arrested After Robbery at 7-Eleven

On January 29 at 7:47 p.m., a man entered 7-Eleven at 590 E. Broadway and asked for a brand of cigarettes. He didn’t have the means to pay and refused to give the cigarettes back. The clerk pulled the cigarettes out of his hand, and the man, lat...

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Police
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Beware the "Warrant Scam"

Another warning to the public: Eugene Police Investigations is continuing to receive reports of the ‘warrant scam.’ Scammers will call and impersonate being from a law enforcement agency, then say you have a warrant for failure to appe...

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Police
Posted on: January 2, 2018

EPD on the Beat - January 2018

 

On January 30, EPD responded to 269 calls for service and made 22 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 246 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 26. The number of calls for service ...

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Police
Posted on: January 25, 2018

Woman Arrested in Multiple Cases of Forgery, ID Theft, and Theft

A Eugene Police patrol officer conducted a tenacious ongoing investigation into a series of crimes that has led to the arrest of Crystal Nichole Johnson, age 29, of Springfield, on multiple counts of Forgery and Identity Thefts. 

After investigati...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Traffic Advisory – Avoid Southbound Coburg Road at Beltline Hwy. for the Next Hour

Traffic Advisory – Avoid Southbound 

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Incident Number 18018551

Please avoid southbound Coubrg Road at Beltline Hwy. The roadway will have only one lane open for the next hour while Northwest Hazmat responds to clean ...

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Police
Posted on: January 24, 2018

In a Strange Twist, Pair Steal Ford Truck in Front of Officers Conducting Surveillance

On January 23, just after midnight, EPD patrol officers spotted a chronic offender in the 100 block of Silver Lane. While they were in are nearby parking lot watching his activity, a small 1998 Audi sedan arrived with two occupants and parked in the same ...

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Police
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Man Tries to Force Teen into Vehicle in the Terry/Avalon Area

Eugene Police Department has had a report that yesterday, January 22, at around 6 p.m., a white Honda Civic stopped in front of the sidewalk and a passenger in the vehicle tried to grab and force a 17-year-old female into the vehicle. The teen had been wa...

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Police
Posted on: January 22, 2018

New Technology Being Used In 1986 Murder Investigation

On June 5, 1986, at approximately 2:42 p.m., Eugene Police and Eugene Fire Medics responded to an apartment at 255 High Street regarding deceased person Gladys May Hensley, age 62, who was located during a welfare check by an apartment employee after she ...

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Police
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Traffic Crash - Chambers Road/18th Avenue

January 12, at approximately 12:05 a.m., a police officer traveling southbound on Chambers Street approaching 18th Avenue observed a 2008 Subaru Forrester traveling in the same direction through a green light strike a 26-year-old male pedestrian who had e...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Victim in Fatal Crash at Bailey Hill and Bertelsen Road Identified

On December 30, 2017, at 02:26 a.m., Eugene Police and Eugene/Springfield Fire responded to a single-vehicle crash on Bailey Hill Road at Four Oaks Grange Road. Eugene officers arrived on scene to find an occupant of the vehicle non responsive and not bre...

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Police
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Protect Your Pet from Fireworks

Please protect your pets from fireworks. As January 1 gets closer, there may be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is scary and potentially dangerous. Fireworks, loud noises and large gatherings of family and friends can all ser...

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Police
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Neighbors Awakened by Illegal Fireworks

This morning, people in several Eugene neighborhoods were awakened before 5 a.m. by illegal fireworks before 5 a.m. It’s downright un-neighborly and illegal to shoot off fireworks outside of the allowed timeline of between December 31 and Januar...

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Police
Posted on: December 28, 2017

Protecting Your Home And Property After The Holidays

Crime Prevention doesn’t stop after the holidays! Thieves are always looking for opportunities and it is important to practice proper security around your living area at all times.

  • Be sure to break down all discarded cardboard. Boxes that contain...
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Police
Posted on: December 26, 2017

EPD Seeking Tips in Armed Robbery of Ashley’s Deli

At 11:01 p.m. on December 23, a man entered Ashley’s Deli, 2578 Willamette, ordered everyone inside to get on the ground and robbed the restaurant of cash at gunpoint before fleeing in an unknown direction. Officers and a K-9 unit responded but ...

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Police
Posted on: December 22, 2017

Two Wanted Suspects Found Deceased in Clark County

Eugene Police have been informed that Clark County Sheriff's Office located Jacob “Jay” Timothy Richter-Shea, and Cody Duk-Woo Moore, and both are deceased.

According to Clark County Sheriff’s Office, “On December 21...

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Police
Posted on: December 22, 2017

Sex Abuse in the Third Degree

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Over the weekend, police received information of an incident that happened on December 12, around 5:20 p.m. at the Valley River Mall, involving two juvenile girls who were approached by an unknown male subject, and received unwanted sexual contact from th...

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Police
Posted on: December 20, 2017

DUII Saturation Patrols to Start for Holidays

Did you know that on average, according to the National Highway Transportation Agency, nearly 29 people in the United States die in alcohol-impaired vehicle crashes every day. Impaired driving continues to be a problem in our community and was a factor in...

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Police
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Documenting Your Property - Crime Prevention Holiday Tips

We are well into the holiday shopping season and Eugene Police are using this time to highlight the importance of documenting your serialized and valuable property.

An accurate listing of your valuables, including serial numbers for serialized property, is...

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Police
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Don’t let a criminal Grinch steal your holiday cheer

The Eugene Police Crime Prevention Unit wants to remind all to protect their property over the holiday season and raise awareness of property crime issues in their area. It is important to know the avenues to report suspicious behavior to help protect you...

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Police
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Icy conditions for morning commute

The Eugene Police Department is advising drivers to use caution and good sense during the commute this morning. As air temperatures drop and if roads are wet, driving surface conditions can change in the blink of an eye. What was a regular driving surface...

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Police
Posted on: December 6, 2017

Protect Your Mail And Be On The Lookout For Thieves In Your Neighborhood

Last week, information was sent out reminding people to protect their packages during the holiday season. Often times, packages will be left on a door step, but just yesterday, police received information of three juvenile subjects who were going through ...

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Police
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Police Respond to E. 25th Regarding Information of an Armed Subject

This morning at approximately 10:41 a.m., police responded to the 100 block of E. 25th Avenue regarding an armed subject. Police located the described subject near First Place Family Shelter, and observed him in possession of an axe.

The subject was contac...

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Police
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Man Arrested After Firing Rounds at His Apartment, 1400 Block of Ferry

At 10:53 p.m. on December 2, Central Lane 911 received more than one call regarding shots fired in the 1400 block of Ferry Street. Multiple EPD patrol units responded to an apartment complex where the shots were determined to have originated.

Officers cont...

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Police
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Pair Arrested During Shoplifting Investigation

On December 2 at 9:50 p.m., an officer was dispatched to Macy’s at Valley River Center to investigate a reported theft. While he was in the loss prevention office, they spotted Travis Anthony Germyn, age 40,of Eugene, wearing a dark wig under a ...

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Police
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Man Arrested for DUII After Crash into Far Horizon Montessori School

At 12:36 a.m. on December 4, Central Lane 911 got a call regarding a vehicle crash at 18th and Hilyard however officers knew there wasn’t a crash at that intersection as they were near that location. They began an area check and located the cras...

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Police
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Police Investigating Circumstances of Man's Gunshot Wound Injuries

At 1:59 this morning, December 2, Eugene Police patrol officers responded to W. 13th and Bailey Hill after multiple 911 calls about shots fired and screams heard in the area. Bystanders reported a wounded person being loaded into a vehicle, which then lef...

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Police
Posted on: November 30, 2017

City Manager’s Office Invites the Public to Honor Chief Pete Kerns at His Retirement on December 12

The City of Eugene invites the public to honor Chief Pete Kerns 34 years of service to the community and his retirement from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on December 12, 2017, First Baptist Church, 3550 Fox Meadow Road, Eugene. A reception will follow the progra...

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Police
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Woman Arrested After Donation Theft

On July 24, 2017, the president of the United Rotary Clubs of Lane County, a charitable organization, reported one of the club captains, Corrine Marie Koke, age 42, of Eugene, failed to deposit more than $5,000 in raffle ticket proceeds the organization h...

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Police
Posted on: November 27, 2017

CyberMonday Crime Prevention - Protect Your Purchases

With the ease of the internet, purchases can be made in the convenience of your own home, on your own time, with the rewards showing up on your doorstep. It’s the latter that the Eugene Police would like citizens to be conscious of the associate...

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Police
Posted on: November 22, 2017

City of Eugene Announces Contract with Interim Executive Police Director David James

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Eugene, OR - The City of Eugene is pleased to announce David James will serve as Interim Executive Police Director for the Eugene Police Department while the City recruits and hires a permanent police chief. James will start on December 11, 2017, and rema...

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Police
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Two recent scams! Please don't fall for them!

EPD has seen a few scams recently that you should be aware of:

Publisher’s Clearing House-type Scam - On November 15, a male victim in his 80s was scammed in a variation of the “Publisher’s Clearing House,” scam. The...

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Police
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Robbery on Bike Path Near W. 11th and Oak Patch Reported by Teen

Yesterday, November 20, at 9:41 a.m., a 14-year-old male, who had been walking on the bike path near W. 11th Avenue and Oak Patch Road, reported being robbed at gunpoint and then punched by a man accompanied by a woman and another man. The trio fled with ...

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Police
Posted on: November 21, 2017

EPD Forensics Evidence Unit Accreditation Renewed

EPD Forensics Evidence Unit Undergoes Successful Assessment for Renewal of American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors Accreditation 

In July 2013, EPD Forensics Evidence Unit became the state’s first local lab awarded American Societ...

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Police
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Detectives Seeking Tips in Emerald Bible Fellowship Vandalism

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Eugene Police Property Crimes detectives are looking for tips in the Emerald Bible Fellowship vandalism that happened on October 7, 2017, at approximately 3 a.m.

Emerald Bible Fellowship, 1855 Cal Young Road, was vandalized by several, possibly juvenile, m...

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Police
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Personal Safety Alert – Fox Hollow Area

Eugene Police Department has had a report that on November 18, a 15-year-old girl got off an LTD bus at 4400 Fox Hollow Road and a man exited the bus at the same time. He walked behind her, including down a private driveway. The man walked away as neighbo...

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Police
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Man Arrested After Shots Fired-incident Near O Bar

 

On November 15, 2017, at approximately 11:33 a.m., police responded to the area of the O Bar at 115 Commons Drive regarding gunshots, and received information of a dispute between two male subjects in separate vehicles, and gunshots that were fi...

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Police
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Police Respond To Call For Shots Fired

On November 15, 2017, at approximately 11:33 a.m., police responded to the area of the O Bar at 115 Commons Drive regarding gunshots, and received information of a dispute between two male subjects in separate vehicles, and gunshots that were fired during...

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Police
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Police Attempting To Locate Subjects Involved In Scam

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On October 11, police investigated a reported Theft and received information that the involved female and male suspects convinced the 43-year-old female victim to get in a car and drive them to multiple Oregon Community Credit Unions to withdraw money. Po...

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Police
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Man Arrested for Armed Robberies at Two Local Stores

The combined work of Eugene Police patrol units and Property Crimes detectives has resulted in the successful arrest of a suspect wanted for two armed robberies, which occurred at See’s Candy and Dari Mart within the same half-hour on Halloween ...

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Police
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Man Arrested After Car Dealership Key Theft

On November 5, 2017, EPD Officer Bryan Inman responded to Lithia Dodge on MLK Blvd after a burglary was reported, with the theft of a new 2018 Dodge 2500 Laramie 4x4 truck. It was discovered that approximately 300 keys were stolen from the dealership duri...

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Police
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Singe-vehicle crash into a house results in serious injuries, DUII arrest

On November 02, 2017 at 7:19 p.m. Eugene Police and Eugene Springfield Fire responded to a single-vehicle crash into a house. EPD officers arrived on scene to find two occupants in a 2006 black Ford F350 pickup had crashed into a home on Bertelsen Road be...

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Police
Posted on: November 2, 2017

EPD-Commissioned PERF Report Released

In 2016 Eugene Police Department commissioned Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) to conduct a review of the department’s progress implementing 57 recommendations made by a PERF study in 2005, and to examine the agency’s policies an...

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Police
Posted on: October 30, 2017

UPDATED: Looking for a Hero (unknown man saves life of overdosing male)

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Officer Jannalyn Farley was able to connect with the unidentified man who helped her.

She received information that he was on his way to get coffee before going to church, and came across the incident. While driving by the incident, he observed Officer Far...

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Police
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Death Investigation - Woman found in alley

On October 28, 2017, at 11:53 pm, Eugene Police and Eugene/Springfield Fire responded to a none responsive adult female who was lying in the alley way between Olive and Willamette Streets at E 7th Ave near the Parkade structure. Witness in the area called...

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Police
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Vehicle-Bicycle Crash

On October 28, 2017 around 7:46pm Eugene Police and Eugene/Springfield Fire and EMS responded to a crash between a vehicle and a bicycle on eastbound 7th Ave at Van Buren Street. Medics arrived and started to provide medical aid to the bicyclist, Charles ...

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Police
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

On October 27, 2017 around 10:58pm Eugene Police and Eugene/Springfield Fire responded to a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on the Ferry Street Bridge southbound between the 6th street off Rap and E 8th Ave. Witness who came upon the crash cal...

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Police
Posted on: October 27, 2017

Initiating A False Police Report

On October 22, 2017, police received information from a store clerk at the Buy 2 market on W. 11th Avenue that he had been robbed at gunpoint. Police responded with a significant amount of resources and personnel, searching for the suspect and investigati...

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Police
Posted on: October 27, 2017

Bicycle Theft Prevention Tips

The Eugene Police Department received reports of 40 more bicycles being stolen in September 2017 than in 2016, as 66 were reported in September 2016 and 106 in September 2017. These numbers only reflect those that have been reported, which is a critical s...

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Police
Posted on: October 27, 2017

Single Vehicle Crash - Fatal

On October 26, 2017 around 10:58 p.m. Eugene Police and Eugene Springfield Fire responded to a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on the Ferry Street Bridge southbound between the 6th Avenue off-ramp and E. 8th Avenue. A witness who came upon the...

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Police
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Congratulations To Sergeant Larry Crompton For Receiving The Emergency Services Professional Award

The following information about Sergeant Crompton is from the Serenity Lane ceremony program:

Larry Crompton became a cop because his dad, a career undercover officer, told him he was not going to be a cop. When Larry insisted, his dad said, “Tre...

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Police
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips From The Eugene Police Department

Eugene Police urge children, parents, motorists and residents to follow a few simple safety recommendations this Halloween.

Tips for all residents:

•              Motorists should drive...

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Police
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Missing Person - Seth Joseph Oxley, age 34 (located and is safe)

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UPDATE: Seth has been located and is safe.

PREVIOUS INFORMATION:

On October 23, 2017, police received information that Seth Joseph Oxley, age 34, of Eugene, was last heard from through a text message around 9:20 a.m. by a member of his member. Oxley lives a...

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Police
Posted on: October 20, 2017

EPD Investigating Homicide

The Eugene Police Department is now investigating the homicide of a white male adult in his 50s that occurred beneath the Chambers connector.  

 

Eugene Police were dispatched to the location of the victim yesterday morning at 9:54.This is...

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Police
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Grab a Bite to Eat at Red Robin, Tip a Cop, Help Special Olympics

Who: Special Olympics Oregon (SOOR), Springfield,Eugene, Oregon State, Oakridge and the University of Oregon Police Departments, and RedRobin

 

What:Local law enforcement will trade in their patrol cars for aprons at Red Robinin Eugene as ...

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Police
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Two officers assaulted by man

On October 8 at 11:27 a.m., officers were called to a home in the 100 block of Lea Avenue, after a 32-year-old man had punched his 66-year-old father several times. The 32-year-old man was reported to have punched a neighbor earlier in the day and had jum...

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Police
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Middle School Student Contacted By Stranger At Bus Stop

Eugene Police received information that an 11-year-old male reported that a man in a van tried to contact him today, October 6, at approximately 8:20 a.m. in the area of W 4th Avenue and Madison Street. The juvenile reported that he was waiting at the bus...

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Police
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Missing Person - Raymond James Kucinski, age 72

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On October 5, 2017, police received information that Raymond James Kucinski, age 72, of Eugene, was last seen at a residence on the 1200 block of Spyglass Drive, and was reported missing by his wife. It is unusual for Raymond to be away from home without ...

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Police
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Volunteers In Policing Program Will Be At Lane County Home Improvement Show

Do you have an interest in supporting local law enforcement? Are you available for a few hours each week to become part of an award-winning volunteer program? The Eugene Police Department’s Volunteers in Policing (VIPs) program is recruiting all...

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Police
Posted on: October 4, 2017

Robbery/Kidnapping Arrests – Looking for Additional Information

On March 7, police responded to a Suspicious Conditions report at the Oregon Motel on Franklin Boulevard and found the room in disarray and information of a possible robbery that had taken place. Police also found that one of the two male victims were tra...

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Police
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Teen Reports a Man Tried to Grab Him off His Bike

A Eugene Police School Resource officer was called after a 15-year-old male reported a man tried to grab him today, October 2, at approximately 8:30 a.m. in the 2100 block of Carmel Avenue. The teen reported he was riding his bike and a truck was coming f...

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Police
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Robbery at Community Market on Maxwell Road

On September 30 at 10:53 p.m., Police were called to the Community Market at 1045 Maxwell Road, where a robbery had just occurred. A male suspect entered the store wearing a ski mask and threatened the use of a handgun. The suspect left on foot with cash,...

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Police
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Robbery at W. 18th 7-Eleven

Robbery at W. 18th Avenue 7-Eleven

Case Number 17-16638

 

On October 1, at 6:28 p.m., Police were called to the 7-Eleven Market at 1690 W. 18th Avenue for report of a robbery with a gun. An employee had chased the male suspect outside of the store a...

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Police
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Coffee with a Cop - October 4 at Oakway Center Starbucks, 2-4 p.m.

Coffee with a Cop brings police officers and the community members they serve together –over coffee—to discuss issues, learn more about each other, and strengthen community ties. Come join us for a cup and conversation!

LOCATION:

Starbuc...

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Police
Posted on: September 29, 2017

On Sunday, Oregon's Distracted Driving Law Goes Into Effect

On Sunday, Oregon's Districted Driving Law Goes into Effect. Be informed! Oregon Department of Transportation has provided an excellent summary, highlighting updates to Enrolled House Bill 2597, which says it is illegal to drive while holding or using an ...

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Additional Info... Police
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Party Safely, Party Responsibly

September 22 was the first night of party patrol in the West University and off campus areas. The first night, the activity in the area was busy, with many students walking the streets and heading to parties. There were several large parties throughout th...

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Police
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Officer-involved Shooting - 100 Block of Corliss

UPDATE:

Involved:

Roger Craig Nielsen, age 31, of Lane County, Deceased.

The two involved officers’ names are being withheld pending investigative interviews by IDFIT.

Pending the investigation by IDFIT, Eugene Police will not be providing additiona...

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Police
Posted on: September 25, 2017

Child Sustains Life Threatening Injuries in Crash at Greenhill/West 11th

A crash was reported at 2:45 Sunday morning at Greenhill and West 11th Avenue. The EPD Major Collision Investigation team’s initial investigation indicates this may have been a single-vehicle crash. However, EPD is still looking for the other ve...

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Police
Posted on: September 13, 2017

UPDATE: Looking For Suspect Involved In Series Of Burglary/Theft Cases

September 20 at approximately 6:25 a.m., police responded to the 2500 block of Oakmont Way regarding multiple subjects who were lying in front of a daycare facility next to drug paraphernalia and other discarded items. The responding officers observed the...

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Police
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Updates To Oregon’s Distracted Driving Law Goes Into Effect Oct. 1, 2017

In order to make sure that the driving public is as informed as possible, we are highlighting the following information from the Oregon Department of Transportation. ODOT has provided an excellent summary, highlighting updates to Enrolled House Bill 2597,...

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Police
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Officer Sean Kelley Earns International Accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist

Eugene Police Officer Sean Kelley has passed the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction’s rigorous testing process and is now fully accredited as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist. He joins Officer Michael Klews...

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Police
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Two Women Arrested for Heroin Delivery

 

On September 14 at 5:49 p.m., officers were tipped off about two women who appeared to be shooting up with drugs outside the Burrito Boy parking lot at 1060 River Road. An EPD officer was able to spot the vehicle and saw a female driver and a fe...

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Police
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Northwest Community Credit Union Provides Funds for EPD Crisis Assistance

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How many times while on patrol we come across crime victims, accident victims or just a strange set of circumstances where we have encountered people who unexpectedly find themselves hungry, out of gas, or with no place to stay! Thanks to Northwest Commun...

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Police
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Robbery Suspect Arrested After Entering Oregon Taxi

On September 6 at approximately 11:06 p.m., police responded to the area of Kesey Square on E. Broadway regarding a female subject who pulled out a knife and attempted to drive away in an Oregon Taxi cab. Police received information that the Oregon Taxi e...

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Police
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Reports of 37 Broken Vehicle Windows

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Police have received at least 37 reports of vehicles with windows shattered in the southwest Eugene, most likely due to shots from a BB gun. The reports came in between September 1 through September 5. Some of the victims also reported other neighbors had...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Focus on traffic safety as kids return to school

With children returning to schools, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like to remind motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and skateboarders to use extra caution, especially near schools. After a long summer vacation, neighborhoods around sch...

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Police
Posted on: September 1, 2017

UO Football Game Day Driving Tips

The Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like your game day commute to go as smooth as possible. By following these suggestions you can reduce your commute time, ease congestion around Autzen Stadium, and reduce the risk of traffic crashes.

1.) &am...

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Police
Posted on: August 31, 2017

Suspect Arrested for Assault 1

Police received a call at 8:53 a.m. today,
August 31, regarding a fight between two men at a residence in the 2100 blockof W. 12th. Initial call details indicated the possible presence of
a firearm and hammer. When police arrived, they found the 55-ye...

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Police
Posted on: August 31, 2017

Two 'Hot Pet' Calls in Two Days Prompts Advisory

EPD has had two hot dog calls in the past two days. Even a 70 degree day can be deadly to pets and with our current temperatures, it is not safe to go running errands with pets if you are leaving them in the vehicle.

On August 29 at 4:26 p.m., EPD Animal S...

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Police
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Eugene Community Court

The Eugene Community Court is a program that aims to improve public safety and reduce illegal activity in the downtown core to improve the quality of life for everyone downtown. The Court is comprised of a team of justice system and social service profess...

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Police
Posted on: August 25, 2017

Looking For Information Following Robbery

August 24 at 9:28 p.m., police responded to information of a street robbery involving a gun in the area of W. 13th Avenue and Olive Street involving two male subjects who are known to each other. Police received information that the two subjects were in a...

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Police
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle/Robbery

August 24 at 11:15 a.m., police responded to the area regarding a stolen vehicle in the 1800 block of Franklin Boulevard. Police received information that the female suspect entered the vehicle of the victim after the engine was momentarily left running. ...

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Police
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Fatal Vehicle Crash

On August 24, 2017, at 12:32 am, Eugene Police officers and Eugene-Springfield Fire/EMS personnel were dispatched to W. 7th Avenue at Washington regarding a motor vehicle crash. Eugene Police officers arrived and attempted to render aid to an injured part...

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Police
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Solar Eclipse - Crime Prevention Tips

Although the city of Eugene is not in the direct impact area of the solar eclipse on August 21, we are providing crime prevention information because with any large-scale event, thieves and scammers may make an appearance. This event is expected to bring ...

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Police
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Pedestrian Safety Enforcement W. 18th Avenue/Harris Street

Summary: Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Team will be conducting an enforcement event regarding pedestrian and crosswalk safety on August 16, at the intersection of E. 18th Avenue and Harris Street. Crosswalk enforcement events are an ...

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Police
Posted on: August 11, 2017

POLICE RESPOND TO MAN SHOOTING GUN IN VALLEY RIVER HOTEL ROOM

A 29-year-old man who had fired multiple shots from his handgun in a hotel room was safely taken into custody shortly after 10:15 a.m. after long hours of work by Crisis Negotiation Team members, SWAT, MEDU, patrol, and with standby by Eugene Springfield ...

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Police
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Pedestrian safety and crosswalk enforcement August 4 at E. 18th Avenue and Harris Street

Summary: Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Team will be conducting an enforcement event regarding pedestrian and crosswalk safety on August 4, at the intersection of E. 18th Avenue and Harris Street. Crosswalk enforcement events are an e...

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Police
Posted on: August 3, 2017

U.S. Bank Robbery Suspect Taken Into Custody

At 11:59 a.m. today, August 3, U.S. Bank at 800 Willamette reported a bank robbery in progress. A man, later identified as Steven Robert Pinedo, age 56, entered the bank, announced an armed robbery without displaying a weapon, and threatened to assault em...

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Police
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Message from Chief Pete Kerns

People have called me with concerns after President Donald Trump remarked, “Please don’t be too nice,” in referring to treatment of suspects after an arrest.” I was disappointed as well. From the academy to retireme...

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Police
Posted on: August 1, 2017

National Night Out Against Crime

What: National Night Out Against Crime

When: TONIGHT, August 1, 2017

Where: National Night Out events are scheduled to take place at the following locations and scheduled times this evening:

Candlelight Park

1165 Welcome Way

5 p.m. t...

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Police
Posted on: July 5, 2017

EPD on the Beat - July 2017

On July 31, EPD responded to 315 calls for service and made 17 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 294 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 25. The number of calls for service on t...

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Police
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Public Indecency - Ridgeline Trail

On July 18 at approximately 8:43 p.m., police received information of a male subject who exposed himself to a woman on the Ridgeline Trail, about a mile south of Martin Street. The man is described to appear in the age range of 45 to 55 with bushy gray ha...

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Police
Posted on: July 24, 2017

ATM Stolen From Lane County Fairgrounds

Police responded to a call from the Lane County Fairgrounds, 796 W. 13th Avenue, regarding an ATM theft. A National ATM machine with money inside was stolen from the fairgrounds sometime  between July 22 at 11:30 p.m. and July 23 at 8 a.m.

Police ...

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Police
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Seeking info related to possible runaway or missing juvenile

The Eugene Police Department is requesting information related to a possible runaway juvenile or missing person case. The subject is described as a white male, age 14-18 years, 5’6’’-5’8’’ tall, ...

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Police
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Police Investigate Two Dumpster Fire Cases

On July 18 at approximately 2:33 a.m., Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police responded to a dumpster fire on the 1400 block of High Street, and were able to prevent the fire from spreading from the dumpster to the apartment.

A short time later, police ...

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Police
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Police Investigate Two Arson Cases

On July 16 at 4:35 a.m., Eugene Police Arson investigators were called to two suspicious fires in the W. 6th and Blair area. One fire was on the side of an unoccupied storage building, which borders the north side of Looking Glass. Eugene Springfield Fire...

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Police
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Day Results and Calls for Service

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Eugene Police and Eugene Springfield Fire have been working on education surrounding the use of fireworks. EPD operated a tip line for residents of the city of Eugene to call to advise of addresses within the city limits where there had been illegal firew...

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Police
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Looking For Information Following Destruction Of Property And Graffiti

On June 30, police received information of an incident regarding Criminal Mischief in the First Degree at the Sheldon Community Center. The incident happened sometime overnight from June 29 after 5 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. on June 30, at the tennis courts, which...

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Police
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Day

Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Turn-in Day on Sunday, July 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2nd and Chambers’ parking lot. The event is only open to private individuals, not commercial parties. If someone misses this event, there is a year-round process ...

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Police
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Fourth of July - Please Celebrate Safely and Responsibly

To combat the deadly problem of impaired driving, the Eugene Police Department will be out in force with additional DUII officers this weekend and through the Fourth of July holiday, and will work in collaboration with the District Attorney&r...

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Police
Posted on: June 27, 2017

Illegal Fireworks – Know any past problem addresses? Help us with prevention

Fireworks are a traditional way to celebrate some holidays, but they mean anything but a party for some people, animals and properties. Fireworks can be noisy and an extreme fire hazard.Please be mindful of people in your neighborhood who may be sensitive...

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Police
Posted on: June 22, 2017

Fireworks - Keep it Safe, Keep it Legal

Fireworks go on sale tomorrow, June 23, and Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police are focusing on enhanced prevention, education and enforcement regarding illegal use of fireworks in Eugene. This is in response to increasing complaints of illegal fire...

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Additional Info... Police
Posted on: June 22, 2017

Protect Your Pets from Fireworks and Heat

It is heating up outside and this weekend is predicted to be hot! Please protect your pets from the heat, and fireworks go on sale tomorrow. As July 4 gets closer, there may be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is scarier than ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Incident Prompts Warning About Social Media Safety

Incident Prompts Warning About Social Media Safety

On June 11 at approximately 1:19 p.m., police were contacted after a 14-year-old teen reported becoming the victim of a social media hacker and possible child pornographer. The teen was contacted by a pers...

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Social Media Safety Police
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Suspect involved in several Unauthorized Use of Vehicle cases arrested

On June 14 at approximately 4:27 a.m., a police officer in the area of North Bertelsen Road and Wood Avenue observed an occupied gray 1995 Acura Integra that had been reported stolen, and recognized the subject who exited the driver side of the vehicle, C...

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Police
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Police Officer Career Night

If you are someone who can perform multiple tasks with ease, you are calm under pressure, you are a good communicator and you care about people, you may have the skills necessary to be a good police officer. The Eugene Police Department is currently seeki...

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Police
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Officers Rescue Duck In Distress

On Sunday, June 11, 2017, at about 8:55 hours, Eugene Police were called to assist a duck in distress at Alton Baker Park Canoe Canal. EPD Officers on-scene discovered a mallard hen with her beak snagged on a fishing hook and line, and struggling against ...

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Police
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Can you help us locate a missing/endangered 18-year-old man?

Theodore Alvin Kudrna, missing person

On June 03, 2017, Eugene Police responded to a report of a missing man, identified as Theodore Alvin Kudrna, age 18.

Kudrna was last seen by his mother walking toward Skinner Butte at 1 p.m. on June 1, 2017, after she dropped him off in the area of Cheshir...

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Police
Posted on: May 30, 2017

Stolen Vehicle on Car Break-in Spree Located

At 2:27 a.m. on May30, an officer was called regarding a vehicle break-in at 2nd and High subsequently other cases were found, indicating a spree in the Coburg Road area. The responding officer was able to link these incidents to a vehicle on Kinsrow, wit...

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Police
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Professional Stops Project - EPD to Move to Module Testing Phase

Eugene Police Department is moving ahead with the SunGard module testing phase of the Professional Stops Pilot Project, with a target date for beginning data collection in January 2018.

The Professional Stops Project, initiated in 2013, is a data ...

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Policy 402 - Pregessional Police Contacts Police
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Stories of lifesaving, courage, compassion and exceptional service - Employee Awards Ceremony

Police employees and community members honored for lifesaving act, valorous distinguished service and other accomplishments

Every year, Eugene Police Department celebrates and honors a selection of those who serve, as public servants, as volunteers, and as...

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Police
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Girl Reports Being Grabbed by Man on Bike Path Near W. 11th/Oakkpatch

Today, at 2:14 p.m., Eugene Police received a report from a 16-year-old female of an man’s attempt to grab her yesterday at 3:58 p.m. She was walking eastbound on the bike path that parallels W. 11th near Oakpatch, behind Shari’s resta...

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Police
Posted on: May 23, 2017

Missing Person – Tiffany A. Smith

Missing Female - FLYER

Eugene Police received information from the Normal Police Department in Illinois that Tiffany A. Smith, age 43, was last heard from in November, 2016. In addition to the information received on the Flyer from NPD, Smith was in the Eugene area in March 201...

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Police
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Incident Prompts Personal Safety Information

Eugene Police are investigating a report of a 9-year-old female, who was approached by an unknown male subject at a bus stop in the area of River Road and Park Avenue at approximately 7:02 a.m. Police received information that a man walked toward the juve...

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Police
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Disorderly Subject At Guitar Center

On May 17 at approximately 11:54 a.m., Eugene Police responded to the Guitar Center at 1015 Green Acres Road regarding a disorderly subject who had threatened to use explosives to harm people at the location. When police arrived, officers immediately cont...

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Police
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Click It Or Ticket

Starting today, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide Click It Or Ticket campaign. The Click It Or Ticket campaign is a 2-week state-wide selective traffic enforcement program which seeks to reduce the number of m...

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Police
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Man Comes to Aid of Officer Under Assault

EPD Officer Jeremy Greene was flagged down by a member of the public at 5:17 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, after a man was observed behaving erratically in the area of Maxwell and Grove. When Officer Greene contacted the man, later identified as Christopher L...

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Police
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Honoring Officer Chris Kilcullen at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

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Today we remember our Officer Chris Kilcullen, End of Watch 4/22/2011. A wreath has been placed at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.

NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

National Police Week is Sunday, May 14, through Saturday, May 20, a ti...

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Police
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Forensic Analyst Lisa Pope Attains Prestigious Certification

Eugene Police Department is proud to announce Forensic Analyst Lisa Pope has earned prestigious certification as a Crime Scene Analyst from the world’s oldest and largest forensic science/identification association, International Association for...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Beware of Two Recent Scams

Eugene Police as seen a few computer access scams within the last month, and we have been told by a local credit union of a credit card scam:

Computer Tech Support Scam – With this scam, the caller dials you up and says they are from a mainstream...

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Additional Info... Police
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Police Respond to Robbery at US Bank, 1675 W. 18th

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Eugene Police units are responding to a robbery reported at 3:32 p.m. today, at US Bank inside Albertson’s, 1675 W. 18th Avenue. The male suspect entered the bank and robbed the bank of cash with a note. He exited the bank on foot toward Chamber...

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Police
Posted on: May 9, 2017

Arrested: Man Who Threatened People at Islamic Center

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Suspect Arrested in Islamic Center Bias Crime Incident and Monroe Park Bias CrimeCase No. 17-7301, 17-7358 At approximately 5:00 p.m. today, Eugene Police officers responded to a dispute at Monroe Park, 845 W. 10th. The investigation revealed tha...

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Police
Posted on: May 5, 2017

May - DUII Saturation Patrols/ Marathon Traffic Details

To address the issue of DUII driving and to ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers, DUII patrols will be staffed above and beyond the normal strength for this weekend and throughout the month of May. These patr...

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Police
Posted on: May 4, 2017

Armed Robbery at Burger King on W. 11th

At about 5:20 a.m. today, May 4, two men wearing masks entered the Burger King at 2777 W. 11th Avenue and on West 11th and demanded all the cash at gunpoint. After making employees get into the walk in freezer, they left with cash in an unknown directio...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 27, 2017

Suspect Arrested on Several Charges Following Burglary/Theft Investigations

Following multiple burglary/theft investigations at the Cooler Tavern on March 25 (17-4895); West Wind Forest Products on March 17 (17-04235); Riviera Baptist Church on September 4, 2016 (16-15156), and the 1300 block of Sunny Drive (17-05700), p...

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Police
Posted on: April 27, 2017

Man Arrested for Impersonating OLCC Inspector

UPDATE: 

Marshall Nicholas Hladun, age 28, was sentenced on June 1, 2017, to bench probation after he plead guilty to Criminal Impersonation of Public Servant.

Circuit Court Case 17CR27137

PREVIOUS INFORMATION

A joint investigation by Oregon Liquor C...

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Police
Posted on: April 26, 2017

Beware the Parking Fine Scam

A scam involving victim’s receiving communications about parking fines is making the rounds and EPD wants to make sure you don’t fall for it.

The scam is a form of ‘phishing’ where an email is sent from a “...

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Police
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Missing Person - Melissa Mona, age 50

Melissa Mona

On April 10, 2017, around  11:30 p.m., police received information that Melissa Mona, age 50, of Eugene, was last seen at a residence in the area of Minnesota Street and Barger Drive, and was reported missing by a friend, The suspicious condition...

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Police
Posted on: April 11, 2017

ALERT: Rash of Occupied Burglaries through Unlocked Doors

EPD Crime Prevention has noted another rash of reported burglaries through unlocked doors, with the victims asleep inside during the crimes.

These burglaries happened on April 7 between 12:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. off E. 19th Avenue between Harris Street and...

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Police
Posted on: April 10, 2017

Wells Fargo Bank Robbery

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Police are responding to a robbery at Wells Fargo Bank, 1590 Coburg Road, that was reported at 10 a.m., today. The suspect presented a note and fled with cash. He is described as a white male with short grey hair, in his 50s, 5-foot-9 to 5-foot-10, heavy ...

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Police
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Pharmacist Arrested for Tampering with Drug records Case No. 17-2797

On February 20, 2017, Eugene Police responded to Bi-Mart headquarters regarding a significant theft of Class II Narcotics from the River Road Bi-Mart. Bi-Mart had already conducted a thorough internal investigation which resulted in the questioning and su...

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Police
Posted on: April 4, 2017

Attempted Kidnapping - Echo Hollow Road

This afternoon at approximately 12:38 p.m., police responded to the 1200 block of Echo Hollow Road regarding an attempted kidnapping. Police received information that an unknown male suspect contacted the female victim from his vehicle. The suspect then e...

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Police
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Taxi Driver Taken into Custody After Reports of Erratic Driving

An Oregon Taxi driver was stopped by police at 14th and Alder after multiple calls by the public to report his erratic driving behavior, including hitting at least one median and crashing head-on into a parked vehicle. He was not carrying a passenger at t...

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Police
Posted on: April 2, 2017

Stabbing suspect caught after help by alert neighbors

Just before 8:00 this morning, Eugene Police received a call from a residence in the 4100 block of Dove Avenue, with the caller reporting his friend was stabbed by a man, who was known to the victim. Police and Eugene Springfield Fire EMS responded immedi...

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Police
Posted on: March 28, 2017

Man Arrested in Death at Apartment (225 E. 19th)

At 3:35 p.m., Eugene Police were called to investigate a death at apartments at 225 E. 19th.  EPD's patrol response was instrumental in the quick detention of a suspect during a chaotic scene.

Arrested for Murder was Joshua Paul Jaschke, ...

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Police
Posted on: March 27, 2017

Chief Pete Kerns Announces Retirement

After nearly 34 years of service to Eugene Police Department and the community, Chief Pete Kerns has announced he will retire in April or May 2017. He will remain on as EPD’s police chief until a new chief is hired.

“Law enforcement is ...

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Police
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Officer Jannalyn Farley Earns Governor Victor G. Atiyeh Award

Jannalyn Farley Victor G. Atiyeh Award

Eugene Police Department is pleased to announce one of our newest Recruit Officers, Officer Jannalyn Farley, successfully graduated from the DPSST Basic Police Academy last Friday, earning the Governor Victor G. Atiyeh award for most outstanding student i...

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Police
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Man Assaulted and Stabbed at Park

Yesterday, March 20, at 4 p.m., Eugene Police responded to report of a dispute and stabbing at Washington-Jefferson Park. The victim, a 36-year-old man, reported he was checking the park for a runaway when he was approached by two other men. They made all...

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Police
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Unlawful Use Of A Weapon (handgun), Menacing-1

On March 20 at 4:15 p.m., police received information that a 59-year-old black male victim was walking by an apartment building in the area of 30th Avenue and Willamette Street and there was a white male outside, later identified as Spencer E. Bryson, age...

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Police
Posted on: March 17, 2017

St. Patrick's Day and Weekend DUII Patrols

To address the issue of DUII driving and to ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers, DUII patrols will be staffed above and beyond the normal strength for the St. Patrick’s Day holiday weekend. These p...

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Police
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Found: Missing Person - Lanese Renea Berwer, age 49

Berwer

On March 14, 2017, police received information that Lanese Renea Berwer, age 49, of Springfield, is believed to have last been in the area of 7th and 8th Avenue, and was reported missing by her fiancé, who last heard from her around 5:40 p.m. Berwer suffe...

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Police
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Man Tried to Lure 12-year-old Girl into His Car

Eugene Police are investigating a report of a 12-year-old girl who reported that a man driving a bluish/green sedan had attempted to coerce her into his vehicle after taking her photo and telling her how beautiful she was. The vehicle had been parked in t...

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Police
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Public Indecency

On March 6, around 6 p.m., police received information of a man who had exposed himself to a woman outside her residence on Harris Street. When the woman noticed that the man was standing outside the sliding glass door and turned her attention towards the...

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Police
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Incident Prompts Personal Safety Alert

Eugene Police are investigating a report of a 33-year-old female , who was robbed while walking on the bike path near Goodpasture Loop and Edgewater Drive at 7:10 p.m. on Sunday, March 12. The victim reported going out to walk the bike path while there wa...

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Police
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Gunshot Wound

On March 13 at approximately 9:28 p.m., police responded to the hospital for information of a gunshot wound. Police received information that the 35-year-old victim sustained the non life threatening wound at Alton Baker and have been unable to gather sus...

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Police
Posted on: March 12, 2017

Party Patrol Stats

Party Patrol Friday and Saturday Night

Saturday night party patrol saw an increase over Friday's activity, with citations for 24 individuals for Minor in Possession or Open Container on Saturday, March 11, compared to eight individuals on Friday, ...

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Police
Posted on: March 11, 2017

Lock Doors: Burglar(s) entered occupied homes to steal

Reminder to Lock Your Home's Doors After a Rash of Occupied Burglaries in the West University Area

Cases - 17-03825 / 17-03827 / 17-03830 (there will potentially be one additional report)

Eugene Police are following up on reports of up to four occu...

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Police
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Police Respond to Armed Robbery, Shots Fired by Suspect

Police responded to an armed robbery at 7-Eleven, Broadway and Patterson, at 1:50 a.m., today, March 6. A shot had been fired in the store and the male suspect fled with cash on foot.

Officers were quickly in the area and located the suspect near a parking...

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Police
Posted on: February 27, 2017

EPD Stopped 16 DUII Drivers Between Thursday Night and Sunday Morning

DUII Stats 2014-2017

EPD Night watch officers have been busy lately, and not just with record numbers of calls from the public. (See attached).

Between 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 23rd, and 5 am on February 26, 2017, EPD officers arrested 16 people for Driving Under the Influ...

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DUII PSA Police
Posted on: February 17, 2017

Two 13-year-old Males Arrested in Arson at North Eugene High School

UPDATE:

February 28, 2017

Police have arrested two 13-year-old males in this case, with no remaining suspects from the investigation.

Two males, both age 13, have been arrested for Arson 2 in the case, and lodged at Serbu.

One of the teens was arrested on Feb...

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Police
Posted on: February 27, 2017

Bicycle-Vehicle Crash on Coburg Road, Friday, February 24, 2017

Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation Team continues to investigate a serious crash in the 100 Block of Coburg Road that happened at 7:50 p.m. on Friday, February 24. A bicycle rider was crossing Coburg Road near Natural Grocers about 50 yards from ...

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Police
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Cigar Store Armed Robbery

At 8:20 p.m. on February 15, 2017, a male suspect entered the Eugene Classic Smoke Shop at 733 Hwy. 99W and displayed a handgun while demanding money. He left with cash. Numerous units conducted an area search, along with a K9, but the suspect was not loc...

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Police
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Attempted Car Jacking at 14th and Mill

At 4:36 p.m. on February 14, 2017, 25-year-old man from Eugene was parked near 14th Avenue and Mill Street. A man he didn’t know opened the passenger door and displayed a handgun. The victim hit the gas and accelerated away. The suspect...

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Police
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Increase in Swastika Graffiti Under Investigation - Please Report

UPDATE:

February 14, 2017

Case 1702460

02/14/17 17:38, 175 E 10TH AVE

A passerby noticed a swastika painted onto glass in an elevator at the parking garage at 175 E 10th.

Case 1702450: 

02/14/17 17:56, W 12TH AVE/ADAMS ST

A man posted an Aryan brotherho...

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Police
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Man Arrested for Online Sexual Corruption of a Child

A detective was working a sting regarding child prostitution and posed as a young teen girl online. A man, later identified as Jordan Daniel Williams, age 38, of Eugene, responded to the posting and the “girl” identified herself as age...

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Police
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Jake's Story - Please consider family lifestyle before getting pets

Jake the Dog

On November 30, an animal welfare office responded to Uncommon Apartments for an abandoned animal. The property manager called after receiving an e-mail from an 18-year-old male tenant reporting he had returned home to China and believed his dog was dead ...

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Additional Info... Police
Posted on: February 6, 2017

EPD Participating In 2-week Statewide Traffic Safety Campaign

Beginning February 6, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide traffic safety campaign called “3-Flags”. The 3-Flags Traffic Safety Campaign is a 2-week state-wide selective traffic enforcement pr...

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Police
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Man arrested after firing a handgun at BJs Restaurant

Police Respond to Shot Fired at BJs Restaurant

Case No. 17-01923

At 6:30 pm, on February 5, 2017, Eugene Police responded to multiple reports of shots fired inside BJs Restaurant at 1080 Valley River Way. Donald Princeton Bolden was inside the restaurant wh...

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Police
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Man Arrested in Stabbing Incident

Assault 1, Unlawful Use of a Weapon

Case No. 17-1925

Eugene Police responded to a report of a stabbing at 8:00 pm, February 5, 2017, at 1665 Oak Patch. Upon arrival officers learned that Gordon Irving Longmore had used a maul (an ax) to stab the victim. The...

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Police
Posted on: February 3, 2017

Leyes de inmigración y la policía local

De: KERNS Pete M

Ninguna persona en Eugene debe temer por su seguridad debido a su raza, religión, origen nacional o por cualquier otro factor. Lamentablemente, un pequeño número de personas han convertido sus prejuicios ha...

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Police
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Oregon police agencies have no legal authority to enforce federal immigration laws

From: KERNS Pete MSubject: Immigration laws and local policing

No one in Eugene should ever fear for their safety because of their race, religion, national origin or any other factor. Unfortunately, a small number of misguided people turn their biases of o...

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Police
Posted on: January 3, 2017

EPD on the Beat - January 2017

01/31/17 18:08, 3800 BLOCK OF W 11TH AVE

Interfering With A Police Officer

Police responded to a dispute in the area between a male and female subject and contacted both of the involved. During contact with the male subject Jonathan Duffy Peterson, age 57, ...

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Police
Posted on: January 20, 2017

City Planning for Inauguration Free Speech Events

On January 20, 2017, President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn in as president of the United States. There are several free speech events planned on Friday, January 20, and Saturday, January 21.

People in the city of Eugene are entitled to safely exercise...

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Police
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Police Looking For Information Following Robbery

On January 19 at 10:23 a.m., police responded to a Robbery at a residence on the 6100 block of Mondavi Lane. Police received information that a white male and black male, dressed as construction workers, knocked on the door of the victim’s resid...

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Police
Posted on: January 13, 2017

The generosity of others paves the way for a family's better 2017

Family Gets a Home

A family that received some much needed holiday cheer fell on hard times after the holiday, but the alertness of an EPD employee combined with generosity of local property owners to pave the way for better start to 2017: the family will move into a home t...

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Police
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Businesses Beware: There's Been an Increase in Commercial Burglaries

Eugene Police’s Property Crimes detectives have noticed a recent spike in commercial burglaries. Both southwest Eugene have experienced an uptick. In many cases, entry has been gained by breaking windows or forcing doors. Ryan Hershey, age 26, w...

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Crime Prevention Police
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Beware Garage Door Burglaries

EPD Property Crimes detectives have noted an increase in garage door burglaries where the suspect(s) used the victims’ own garage door remotes to gain entry. In some cases, the remote was stolen from the victim’s vehicle while parked i...

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Police
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Police looking for information in Burglary at Edge Construction

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On December 25 around 8:30 a.m., police received information of a damaged gate that was in the roadway on South Bertelsen and responding officers found that there was a burglary at the location of Edge Construction. During the investigation, police receiv...

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Police
Posted on: December 23, 2016

Driver Crashes Into Wall At Federal Courthouse

On December 23, Eugene Police received a call at 9:28 p.m. regarding a possibly impaired driver. The caller gave the vehicle description and a plate, as EPD officers responded to the area of 10th Place in West Eugene. Eight minutes later, EPD received ano...

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Police
Posted on: December 16, 2016

(UPDATE) Police Seeking Tips to Help Locate Domestic Violence Suspect

Richard Herbert Thornton, Jr.

On December 20 around 7:15 p.m., Richard Herbert Thornton Jr., age 38, of Eugene, was contacted by police after he presented himself at the Lane County Jail, and was arrested on the following charges:

Sodomy 1

Rape 1

Assault 4

Strangulation

Coercion

Interfering...

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Police
Posted on: December 16, 2016

Man convicted in hit and run crash case

Major Collision Investigation Team Update: 

Curtis Franklin Spriggs was convicted on charges of Assault in the Third Degree and Hit and Run- Felony. He has received Probation with a 22-month suspended sentence, and if he's non-compliant w...

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Police
Posted on: December 16, 2016

Multiple Traffic and Railroad Crossing Signals Will be out for 2 Hours

(5 p.m. on December 16, 2016)

EWEB has advised that power will be off and affecting multiple traffic and railroad crossing signals for the next two hours. Please use caution at these locations. Drivers are reminded that when approaching an uncontrolled int...

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Police
Posted on: December 16, 2016

Officer Michael Klews Earns International Accreditation in Traffic Crash Reconstruction

Eugene Police Officer Michael Klews has passed the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction’s rigorous testing process and is now fully accredited as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist. He joins Officer Robert Meador and Lt...

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Police
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Robbery at Best Western on Franklin

On December 15 at 4:19 a.m., a male suspect entered the Best Western at 1759 Franklin Boulevard. He used a handgun to demand cash from an employee. The suspect then fled the hotel with cash eastbound on foot. A Springfield Police K9 was called to respond....

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Police
Posted on: December 15, 2016

New DUII Prevention Weekend Tax Cab Staging near Broadway/Olive

Taxi Cab Pick Up Sign

The area around W. Broadway and Olive has routinely been the center of unsafe passage for intoxicated patrons standing in the street, off curbs, and in the median while they attempt to flag down taxis or while they wait for a taxi they have summoned. Ther...

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Police
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Driver, owner of car found submerged in pond are accounted for and safe

submerged car

This morning at 8:45 a.m., 911 received a call that a vehicle was submerged in the Booth Kelly Pond. At the time it was unknown if there were any individuals inside. Northwest Expressway was temporarily shut down from the Maxwell Connector to Cornwall so ...

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Police
Posted on: December 15, 2016

PUBLIC ADVISORY - Hazardous Conditions

Overnight icy conditions have created a significant hazard to the public.  There are currently numerous trees down throughout the city blocking streets and damaging power lines. There are currently several down power lines blocking streets and si...

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Police
Posted on: December 14, 2016

Public Advisory: Please only call 911 for immediate life/safety issues

911 has received a profusion of calls due to the weather and is requesting that the public only call 911 for immediate life, health and safety emergencies. And, for calls regarding utilities, please call your utility provider unless it is an immediate lif...

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Police
Posted on: December 14, 2016

Safe Driving Tips for Slick Conditions

Cold or rainy weather driving tips

  • If it is icy out and you don't have to travel, stay home
  • Slow down
  • Leave plenty of driving distance, don't accelerate quickly and don't brake abruptly
  • Drive defensively and cautiously – y...
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Hazardous Conditions Driving Tips Police
Posted on: December 13, 2016

Rape Suspect Arrested In Nevada

On August 23, 2005, police investigated a rape involving Jeffrey Noel Van Arkel, who was 25, at the time of the incident and a 16-year-old female victim. During the investigation, a sexual assault kit was completed and routed to the Oregon State Police Cr...

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Police
Posted on: December 9, 2016

Eugene Police Officer Bo Rankin Named NAMI CIT Officer of the Year

Officer Bo Rankin

National Alliance on Mental Illness Lane County (NAMI) honored Eugene Police Officer Bo Rankin from among local law enforcement with its 2016 CIT Officer of the Year award. Officer Rankin was the unanimous choice by the Lane County Regional Crisis Interve...

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Police
Posted on: December 8, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Slick Conditions

The Eugene Police Department is receiving reports of multiple traffic crashes this morning due to icy conditions. Drivers on Delta Highway specifically are experiencing extremely slick conditions. Drivers are urged to drive slow or stay off the roads if p...

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Police
Posted on: December 5, 2016

Motorcyclist involved in November 22 crash has died of his injuries

On 7:53 p.m., on November 22, a Mazda Tribute driven by Daniel James Johnson, age 22, was driving eastbound on Division Avenue and went to make a left turn onto Lone Oak when it collided with a motorcycle ridden by Stephen Lee Fuller, age 24, headed west ...

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Police
Posted on: November 2, 2016

EPD on the Beat - November 2016

11/27/16 23:18, 1299 FRANKLIN BLVD/ONYX ST

DUII – Case 1619952

An officer in the area of 14th and Hilyard heard dispatch air information about a possibly intoxicated driver near 13th and Hilyard. The officer happened to be on foot when she spotted...

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Police
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Is this a bait bike? Two arrested in sting, and crime prevention tips

Bike theft is a continuing problem in Eugene. Year to date, 642 bikes have been reported stolen however, only 95 have been recovered. EPD patrol officers and detectives will place their changing supply of bait bikes at various locations throughou...

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Police
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Man Arrested for Online Corruption of a Child

William Rhodes Anderson, Jr.

On November 16, a detective was working a sting regarding child prostitution. A man, later identified as William Rhodes Anderson, Jr., age 65, of Springville, Indiana, responded to an ad the detective posted and texted him. The detective was posing as a 1...Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 16, 2016

Man arrested in 2015 Sex Assault

At 11:54 p.m. on November 4, 2015, Police were dispatched to a sexual assault in the Barger area. A young woman was sexually assaulted by a stranger. Police investigated this case extensively and developed probable cause to arrest Ricky Allen Levasseur, ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 16, 2016

Two missing hunters found safe

Missing men Prado and Ramirez

UPDATE: The two missing hunters have been located. Their truck got stuck. They freed it and are now headed home.

General Hunting safety:

• Make sure to go with a partner
• Take a map• Leave a copy of your travel and hunting plan with family or a...Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 16, 2016

How does a career in 911 interest you? Come to Informational “career night”

Now Hiring! Central Lane 9-1-1 center has announced a career night for people who are interested in the rewarding and demanding profession. Telecommunicators are often the first point of contact (the first “first responders”) when the public reaches out f...Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 7, 2016

Man arrested in murder of Jessica Elizabeth Frank, age 19

On November 5, 2016, Eugene Police were called to a residence in the 3400 Block of Pattison Street regarding suspicious circumstances.

Erick Joaquin, age 23, was arrested on an unrelated warrant on November 5. Subsequent investigation led to the arre...Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 4, 2016

Police Make Arrest in Serious July Hit and Run Case

UPDATE
November 4, 2016

Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation Team has been actively working this case and through their investigation, identified a suspect, Curtis Franklin Spriggs, age 24, of Eugene. Springfield Police assisted in locating th...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 3, 2016

EPD on the Beat - October 2016

Halloween fell on a Monday night and it was less wild than some in the past. However, it was a busy night and swing and graveyard officers spent most of the night handling calls for service, monitoring the downtown core and even stopping a few DUIIs. 10/3...

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Police
Posted on: October 31, 2016

The City of Eugene Works to Make Park Blocks Welcome, Safe for All

Starting today, the Eugene Police Department will have additional police presence downtown and particularly in the Park Blocks with the objective of encouraging a welcoming and safe environment for everyone. We will take specific steps to ensure that eve...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 27, 2016

Sweet Safety Treats and Tips For Your Halloween Enjoyment

Eugene Police urge children, parents, motorists and residents to follow a few simple safety recommendations this Halloween.

Tips for all residents:

• Motorists should drive extra cautiously on Halloween evening, as excited youngsters may forget some...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Police responding to suspicious device near Lane County Courthouse

At 7:45 a.m. today, October 26, police received a call advising of a suspicious device observed near the Lane County Courthouse, 125 E. 8th Avenue. Please avoid the area of E. 8th and Pearl Avenue.

Metro Explosives Disposal Unit is responding to the sc...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 24, 2016

Loose Dog (Pit Bull Mix) Nearly Bites Officers

On October 21 at 7:29 p.m., officers on foot patrol at Washington Jefferson park near the horseshoe pits contacted a group of individuals who were sitting and standing in the area. There was a grey tarp forming a structure, which is a violation of park ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2016

Bank Robbery Suspect Captured

On October 19 at 4:34 p.m., a man, later identified as Roger George Albi, age 58, of Eugene, entered the Wells Fargo Bank at 99 E. Broadway. He threatened the use of a knife and demanded cash. Eugene Police responded quickly to look for Albi, who had fled...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2016

Bear Sighted in Eugene Area

Bear Photo

A bear decided to come into town early this morning. The bear, estimated to be between 200-300 pounds, was first reported by two callers at around 12:27 a.m. today, October 20, in the W. 16th Ave and Oakpatch area, where the callers advised it to be near...Read on...

Tips from ODFW Police
Posted on: October 19, 2016

Recent Uptick in Entry of Motorhomes and Recreation Vehicles in Areas Off Cal Young and Harlow Road

In recent weeks, police have responded to several calls in the Coburg Road area regarding motorhome and recreational vehicle burglaries on Waverly Street, Willagillespie Road, Backlund Place, Debrick Road and Van Avenue.

Most recently, on October 18, ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 17, 2016

Suspect arrested following information of Shots Fired on October 10

There were two different reports of shots fired, one in Eugene and one in the county. EPD was dispatched to a neighborhood after people in the area reported hearing shots fired on October 10 at 2:45 a.m. The officer who followed up found evidence of shots...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 13, 2016

Man Arrested in Prostitution Case

Following the arrest of a juvenile subject for prostitution, an EPD investigation found that Daniel James Mackay, age 42, of Eugene, had contact with the juvenile on several occasions. Police conducted a sting operation and exchanged information with Mack...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Robbery at 76 Gas Station (Hwy. 99N)

On October 5 at 9:30 p.m., police were dispatched to 76 Gas at 1395 Hwy. 99N regarding a robbery that had just occurred. A suspect in his mid 20s threatened the use of a handgun and robbed the store of cash and fled south on a bicycle. The suspect subsequ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: October 4, 2016

"Creepy Clown" Inquiries

Eugene Police have been getting media calls regarding the national stories about ‘creepy clowns,’ and are aware of information online at #Wenotclowninaround. Police are also aware of concerns from the public regarding clown sightings in Oregon, but have n...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 6, 2016

EPD on the Beat - September 2016

September 29 at 12:00 a.m., 4275 Barger
DUII, Reckless Driving, Driving While Suspended– Case 1616341A suspected DUII driver was called in to 911. An officer was dispatched and located the suspect vehicle at Barger and Beltline. The vehicle, driven by...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 23, 2016

Police Vehicle Rear-ended at Crash Scene

Today, September 23, at 9:11, a police vehicle parked on the shoulder, responding to a single-vehicle crash at eastbound I-105 and Delta, was hit from behind. The officer, and other involved individual were not seriously injured.

The first crash, was a...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 20, 2016

Police Respond to Burglary at Old Coburg Road Construction Site

On September 19 at approximately 12:43 p.m., police responded to a secured construction site at 89325 Old Coburg Road regarding a burglary, and received information that multiple trailers belonging to several companies were broken into and thousands of do...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 19, 2016

First Unruly Gathering Citation Issued this Fall

To prevent and respond proactively to potential alcohol and behavior problems, Eugene Police has begun to proactively working in the West and South University area as well as downtown, as college students begin to return for fall classes.

After receivi...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 19, 2016

Traffic Advisory – Gas Leak, Avoid 24th Avenue Between Potter and Kincaid

At 7:46 a.m. today, September 19, Central Lane 911 received a call regarding a gas leak at E. 24th Avenue and Harris Street, where there is construction.

Police are directing traffic in the area and are advising travelers to avoid 24th Avenue between ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Man Arrested After Woman Arrives Home to Find Him in Her House

At 11:37 a.m. today, officers were called to the northeast corner of 18th and Olive, after a woman had come home to find a man she didn’t know in her house. The woman promptly left her home and called police, who quickly responded to the scene.

The ma...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Teen Charged in North Eugene High School Incident

UPDATE:
Yesterday, September 13, a teen male was arrested for perpetrating this hoax. He has been charged with two counts of Disorderly Conduct in the First Degree.

Details: At 2:59 p.m., on September 13, the adult who originally received the threa...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 12, 2016

Calltaker/Dispatcher Career Night - Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Now Hiring! Central Lane 9-1-1 center has announced a career night for people who are interested in the rewarding and demanding profession. Telecommunicators are often the first point of contact (the first “first responders”) when the public reaches out f...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 12, 2016

North Eugene High School Lock Down Has Been Lifted

North Eugene High School was put on lockdown at 7:47 a.m. today after a parent received a text from what appeared to be from an adult, with a threat towards a student at North Eugene High School.
Eugene Police School Resource Team and Patrol responded. ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 9, 2016

Man Apprehended After Barricading Himself in Storm Drain

At 10:34 a.m., a call came in to 911 regarding a burglary in the 2600 block of Kincaid. There was information that members of the public were chasing the suspect. Police arrived and the suspect, later identified as Kyle J. Hoskins, age 31, of Eugene, jump...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 1, 2016

UO Football Game - Theft Prevention Tips

With the UO football season kicking off Saturday, Eugene Police say there are simple things people can do to help prevent an unhappy surprise when they return to their vehicle after the game.

With the large concentration of people, the area near Autzen...Read on...

Police
Posted on: September 1, 2016

UO Football Game Day Driving Tips

The Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like your game day commute to go as smooth as possible. By following these suggestions you can reduce your commute time, ease congestion around Autzen Stadium, and reduce the risk of traffic crashes.

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Police
Posted on: August 2, 2016

EPD on the Beat - August 2016

August 31 at 6:30 p.m., 500 block of E. 11th Avenue
Disorderly Conduct – Case 16-14618Police responded to the area regarding a disorderly male subject. Police received information that the subject, Michael William Schemmer, age 52, of Eugene, was obser...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 30, 2016

UPDATE: Missing Person Located - Jennifer Jean Strom, age 39

39-year-old Jennifer Strom has been located and she is in contact with her family.

The police, and her family, extend their appreciation to all those who called with information regarding her possible whereabouts.

Due to privacy laws, no further...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Heat Advisory and Pet Safety

With temperatures spiking over 100 degrees, the Eugene Police Department is advising community members to take additional precautions to keep their pets safe. Do not leave animals in a car where they are at risk of experiencing heatstroke, which can be de...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Asking public for help locating person of interest, Nicholas Scalera, age 30

Scalera.jpg

Police are asking the public for help locating a person of interest, Nicholas Anthony Scalera, age 30, believed to be involved in August 17 shooting incident on Willakenzie. Scalera is currently wanted for a parole violation out of Douglas County, and pot...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 17, 2016

Police Respond to Shooting on Willakenzie

August 17, around 1:50 a.m., police responded to a report of a dispute in the parking lot of an apartment complex on the 2700 block of Willakenzie and received information of gunshots. When police arrived, they contacted an involved subject, and located a...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 12, 2016

Police Investigate Shooting

Last night, around 11:50 p.m. Officers responded to the location of Waite St. and Taney St. regarding a 27-year-old man who was reported to have been shot near the 4000 block of N. Clarey St. The victim reported to have been shot at while in his vehicle...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 11, 2016

Every Corner is a Crosswalk - Pedestrian Safety

Location: Pedestrian safety and upcoming crosswalk enforcement, Friday, August 12, at East 5th Avenue and High Street. During the last enforcement, which took place during the morning hours of June 17, the traffic enforcement unit issued 18 Failure to Yi...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 11, 2016

Police want public to be aware of suspicious incident

On August 9 at 2 p.m., police were dispatched to the area near North Eugene High School, 200 Silver Lane, regarding suspicious conditions. A white, four-door sedan occupied by two males pulled up next to a 15-year-old girl who was walking and they yelle...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 10, 2016

EPD's Downtown Team Starts Community Outreach Program

Public space is important in our downtown. Trespass, drug and alcohol use, drug sales, prostitution, robbery and serious assaults typically increase in the downtown area during the spring and summer, as the weather improves. This summer our police departm...Read on...

Community Outreach Response Team Video Police
Posted on: August 9, 2016

Police Asking Unknown Victim of Assault to Contact Investigator

Police are hoping to identify a victim in an assault in which a man has been arrested. On August 8 at 6:03p.m., an officer investigated a dispute where the suspect, Jeffri Madison West, age 21, is reported to have assaulted his mother, age 52 and who is i...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 8, 2016

Public’s Help Sought to Locate Missing Person

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Police are seeking the public’s help to locate a missing woman, Cheryl Elizabeth Hart. A photo is attached and she is described as a white female, age 35, and 5’7” tall and weighing 107 pounds.

She was last seen on Thursday, August 4, 2016. Family has...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 4, 2016

Police Seeking Driver in Bike-Vehicle Crash at Fuller Avenue/Echo Hollow

Police are asking the driver the involved driver from a vehicle-bicycle crash that happened on August 3 at 1:17 p.m. at Fuller Avenue and Echo Hollow Road, to contact police so that an information exchange can be completed. The number to call is 541.682....Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 3, 2016

DUII Saturation Patrols - July Enforcement Numbers

To address the issue of DUII driving and to ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers, DUII patrols were staffed above and beyond the normal strength throughout the first seven months of the year. These patrols we...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Police and Fire Respond to Suspicious Fires

Last night, while patrol was handling the stabbing incident downtown, for which John Brian Carter, age 43, was located and arrested for Assault in the Second Degree, as well as other disputes, Eugene Springfield Fire was responding to a series of grass ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Police Charge Three in Alton Baker Park Homicide

On May 4, 2016, patrol officers were dispatched to Alton Baker Park for a subject down at Alton Baker Park. On arrival, they contacted Alexander Delon Davenport, age 25. Davenport required medical treatment and was transported to the hospital where he sub...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Two Arrested in Connection with Homicide at Austin Way

On August 2, 2016, the following persons were arrested and lodged at the Lane County Jail for the Murder of Scott Brian Zebro, 01/02/1952.

Arrested:

Jedediah Brooks Donley, age 35, of Eugene

Amanda Josette, McKenna, age 32, of Eugene

D...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Man Involved in Stabbing Arrested

Police responded at 9:26 p.m. August 1, for a reported stabbing. An 30-year-old man had been stabbed and then travelled on foot to 1080 Willamette, Lane Transit District station, where he was found. Eugene Springfield Fire EMS also responded and medics tr...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 5, 2016

EPD on the Beat

Car on guy-wire

July 31 at 11:12 p.m., 1100 block of Mill
Criminal Trespass 2, Warrant – Case 1612706An officer observed three people on the sidewalk, including a woman sleeping on the grass strip between the sidewalk and street curb at the location, which has a tresp...Read on...

Police
Posted on: August 1, 2016

IRS, 911 Spoofing and Gift Card Scams

Eugene Police has been receiving counter contacts with young adults in tears and phone calls from extremely distraught, primarily college-age individuals, who state they have received threatening calls from the IRS. The report the caller informs them ther...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 27, 2016

Robbery at Chase Bank on W. 11th

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Chase Bank at 3333 W. 11th Avenue was robbed at 11:28 a.m. on July 27 after the suspect displayed a threatening note to an employee. The male suspect was last seen exiting the Fred Meyer entrance. He is described as a white male, between age 30 and 40, 5’...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 26, 2016

Pets in Vehicles Heat Advisory

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The Eugene Police Department is advising community members to not leave their pets unattended in a vehicle. With temperatures expected to remain above 80 degrees and warmer during the day, animals in cars are at risk of experiencing heatstroke, which can ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 22, 2016

Burglars Use Garage Door Openers to Get into Homes

Police would like the public to be aware of a burglary trend in the southeast hills yesterday. We investigated two different burglaries, that had similar M.O.s: the unknown suspect(s) entered the victims’ vehicles to use their garage door openers. They th...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 22, 2016

Helpful Tips for Traveling Around Autzen During an International Soccer Match

On Sunday, July 24, at 2 p.m., Autzen Stadium will be hosting the Ligue 1 champion Paris Saint Germain and Serie A Stalwart F.C. Internazionale. This is the first time an international soccer match has ever been played at Autzen, and it is expected to bri...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 15, 2016

Man's Death Determined to be Medical Related

UPDATE:
The man was determined to have died of medical issues. There was no crime involved.

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED:Eugene Police are investigating the death of an adult male found at 9:55 a.m. today, July 15, in the 1700 block of W. 5th Avenue. The m...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 6, 2016

Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest in Suspicious Sheldon Fire

Eugene School District 4J is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the suspicious fire at Sheldon High School, 2455 Willakenzie Road, that occurred on Sunday, June 26, around 9:30 p.m.

If...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 7, 2016

UPDATE: Detectives Seek Help Identifying Theft Suspect

Theft Suspect

Following information sent to media and posted online July 8, EPD received information regarding the identity of the suspect, Nazir Ahmad Zahra, age 69, of Eugene, and contacted him July 9, regarding the incident. He was cited in lieu of custody for Theft...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 5, 2016

Local police officers to carry torch for Special Olympics 30th Annual Event

The Flame of Hope torch, carried by local law enforcement officers as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run, will pass through Lane County on Wednesday, July 6, with law enforcement and Navy and Marine personnel carrying the Special Olympics Torch through...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 5, 2016

Fireworks Calls and Restorative Justice Program

Eugene Police will have a dedicated Fireworks-focused Patrol tonight. Last night, on July 4, the Fireworks-focused Patrol responded to 82 calls for service, while also diverting officers a few times to assist Eugene Springfield Fire with traffic control...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2016

Protect Your Pets from Fireworks Noise and Heat

As July 4 gets closer, there may be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is scarier than Halloween and it is a potentially dangerous time. Fireworks, loud noises and large gatherings of family and friends can all serve as catalyst...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: July 1, 2016

Fireworks - Keep it safe, keep it legal.

Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police and the Metro Explosive Disposal Unit have taken steps to reduce the volume of unlawful fireworks displays, including through public service announcements, education and enforcement. The goal is to raise awareness...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: June 30, 2016

2016 Olympic Track and Field Trials Crime Prevention Reminder

Let the games begin! Eugene, better known as “Track Town, USA” attracts elite athletes and top track events, including this year’s 2016 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials, beginning today and scheduled through July 10. Summertime means many great local ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2016

July DUII Saturation Patrols

To address the issue of DUII driving and to ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers, DUII patrols will be staffed above and beyond the normal strength through the Fourth of July weekend and remainder of the mont...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 2, 2016

EPD on the Beat - June 2016

July 1 at 2:03 a.m., I-105 and Country Club
DUII, Reckless Driving, Case 1610789An officer saw a Ford wagon crossing over the white dividing lanes after coming out of the Taco Bell Parking lot. It went through a red light and accelerated onto I-105 on-...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 28, 2016

Updates in Mail Thefts, which continue...

Eugene Police Patrol, Investigations, Crime Prevention Unit and Crime Analysis Unit have been keeping their eyes on the mail theft sprees, which have continued despite some arrests. Currently the department is investigating leads, tracking the thefts, pro...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 24, 2016

Man Arrested in Murder of Marissa Nevills

UPDATE
June 27, 2016

Vyacheslav Leonidovich Stefanskiy, age 25, was arrested in the death of Marissa Nevills, and at booked at Lane County Jail on Sunday, June 26 at 11:36 p.m., in the death of Marissa Nevills. Age 34. Stefanskiy has been charged wit...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 24, 2016

Suspect Arrested in downtown shooting

Just after 7 p.m. on June 23, two sets of men began fighting in front of the Eugene Library. The men were apparently members of opposing gang sets, and a shot was fired in the direction of the library during two simultaneous fistfights; hitting only a l...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 23, 2016

Fireworks go on sale today - Fireworks Amnesty Day June 25

Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police and the Metro Explosive Disposal Unit will be taking steps to reduce the volume of unlawful displays, including through public service announcements, education and enforcement. The goal is to raise awareness and r...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: June 23, 2016

Presidential Campaign Visit Expenses

From: KERNS Pete M <_pete.m.kerns40_ci.eugene.or.us>Date: June 22, 2016 at 4:05:34 PM PDTSubject: Presidential Campaign Visit Expenses
We are seeking about $92,300 from the Donald Trump Campaign to reimburse expenses associated with providing security during the campaign visit to th...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 21, 2016

Police Seek Tips in Stolen Heavy Equipment Case

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Over the weekend between June 17 and 19, a yellow 2007 CASE 580SM bucket loader with hydraulic breaker and Wildish stickers on it was stolen from W. 11th and Commerce. Please contact the Eugene Police non-emergency line at 541.682.5111, if you have tips r...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 20, 2016

Man reported to have follow two girls, age 12 and 9

Eugene Police are investigating a report of two girls, age 12 and nine, being followed by an unknown man from a nearby school playground (River Road El Camino Del Rio Elementary School), 120 W. Hilliard Lane, on June 19 at around 5 p.m. the girls reported...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 16, 2016

Every Corner is a Crosswalk - Pedestrian Safety

Summary: Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Team will be conducting a targeted enforcement regarding pedestrians on June 17, in the area of West 16th Avenue and Polk St. The event will provide a platform for reminding travelers about pedestrian safety for...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 15, 2016

Pedestrian/Train Fatal Crash

UPDATE June 23, 2016
The pedestrian has been identified as Karen Ruth Ward, age 48, of Eugene.

UPDATE June 15, 2016Fatal Pedestrian/Train Crash
Case Number 1609820

At 10:04 p.m. on June 14, police were dispatched to High & 5th regarding a t...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Sheldon High School Police Activity

UPDATE:
The 16-year-old has been located. The teen was determined to not have committed a crime and will not be charged. There is no known threat to the school.

Prior Release 6/9/16Police initially received information of a 16-year-old male who was...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Police Looking for Generator Theft Suspect

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Eugene Police Detectives are looking for the pictured suspect in a theft case from an area home improvement store. He has been identified as Christopher Edward LouaillierJones, age 26. We are hoping someone can let us know, even anonymously, where he mig...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 7, 2016

Update on Earl the Dog

Earl

UPDATE (June 7, 2016)
This morning Lane County Circuit Court Judge Charles Zennaché ruled on the dog’s forfeiture case. No individuals appeared to claim ownership of the dog. He is now in the process of placement with Officer Robert Rosales, one of the o...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 3, 2016

June DUII Saturation Patrols

To address the issue of DUII driving and to ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers, DUII patrols will be staffed above and beyond the normal strength in June. These patrols are staffed primarily with the help o...Read on...

Police
Posted on: June 1, 2016

Warm Weather Can Be Dangerous To Pets

As much as people enjoy taking their pets with them to run errands, leaving a dog or other pet in a car, even on a warm day with windows cracked, can be dangerous or downright deadly for the pet. When it is hot out, vehicles left in the shade can also qui...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 27, 2016

Lane County Law Enforcement and CAHOOTS Graduate from CIT

On Thursday, May 26, a total of 22 Lane County law enforcement staff and two CAHOOTS employees graduated from the Lane County Regional Crisis Intervention Team course.

Attendees received training on a variety of topics including: crisis de-escalation...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 26, 2016

450 Kennedy Middleschoolers Go on Nature Walk with a Cop

Nature Walk Students and Cops

A Eugene Police School Resource officer and bike patrol officer accompanied nearly 450 Kennedy Middle School students on a wetlands walk, along with school staff and parent volunteers. This nature walk was an opportunity for students to engage in physical...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 3, 2016

EPD on the Beat - May 2016

May 27 at 3:06 a.m., 990 McKinley Street
Theft 3 (from vehicle), Criminal Mischief 2, Possession of Burglary Tools or Theft Device, Warrants, Case 1608614An employee at McDonald’s Warehouse called after he saw a man breaking into a coworker’s car at th...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 18, 2016

Tip a Cop for Special Olympics at Texas Roadhouse May 21

Who: Special Olympics Oregon (SOOR), Eugene and Springfield Police, and Texas Roadhouse

What: Local law enforcement will trade in their patrol cars for aprons at Texas Roadhouse in Eugene as part of the national Tip-A-Cop event benefitting Special Ol...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 3, 2016

Mail Theft Spree Continues - Two Arrested

May 12 Mail Theft Spree Continues, Two Arrested
EPD has been documenting and investigating a continuing trend of mail thefts. So far, two individuals have been arrested: Avery Weltch, age 23; and Adrienne Leanne Post, 27. In that case, on May 11, at 6:08...Read on...

US Postal Inspector Tips Police
Posted on: May 6, 2016

Candidate Visit Concluded – No Arrests

Approximately 4,387 people attended a Rally for Donald Trump today at the Lane Events Center. The event was managed peacefully without need for arrests or any use of force.

“Eugene has a long history of respectful, civil discourse,” said Police Chief ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 5, 2016

City of Eugene Plans for Candidate Visit

During Presidential Election years, the city has had as many as five or six visits by candidates. As a city, we are responsible for providing a safe environment for any visitor to Eugene. Some visitors, due to their higher profiles, require a higher degr...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 6, 2016

Beware the IRS Scammers

Another warning to the public: Eugene Police are again receiving reports from the public about a scam involving the IRS, where the caller is threatening to arrest the victim. It is easy to get taken in, even if you are usually suspicious of scams. These s...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 4, 2016

Alton Baker Death Investigation

Update at 7:30 p.m. May 4

Patrol Officers were dispatched to a subject down at Alton Baker Park. On arrival, they contacted Alexander Delon Davenport, age 25. Davenport required medical treatment and was transported to the hospital where he subsequent...Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 2, 2016

Honoring Our Fallen Officers - May 3 in Salem, Oregon

Tomorrow, May 3, Eugene Police will send representatives to the Oregon Law Enforcement Officer Memorial at the Oregon Public Safety Academy in Salem (4190 Aumsville Hwy. SE, Salem, Oregon), at 1:00 p.m. Since Eugene hired the City’s first law enforcement...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: May 2, 2016

(UPDATE) Police Looking for Information - Burglary

On April 30, police contacted Julian Vicente Martinez, age 20, of Eugene, in the 900 block area of Hwy 99, and arrested and transported him to the Lane County Jail for Burglary in the Second Degree, for his involvement in the incident on Richard Avenue on...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 26, 2016

Update on Earl the Dog

Earl, Dog

UPDATE (June 7, 2016)
This morning Lane County Circuit Court Judge Charles Zennaché ruled on the dog’s forfeiture case. No individuals appeared to claim ownership of the dog. He is now in the process of placement with Officer Robert Rosales, one of the o...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 29, 2016

Bias Crime Advisory: 15-year-old African American youth chased by two white male suspects

On April 19 at 6:31 p.m., an officer was dispatched to the W. 11th area to contact a 15-year-old African-American male who reported being chased by two white men who he felt were trying to assault him.

The 15-year-old said the incident began when he w...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 4, 2016

EPD on the Beat - April's Notable Patrol Incidents and Arrests

There have been a total of 50 DUII arrests in April thus far. April 28 at 4:05 p.m, 2500 block of Cubit Street Elude by Vehicle, Reckless Driving, Elude by Foot, DWS Misdemeanor An area agency requested assistance in stopping a vehicle driving in the Hwy....

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Police
Posted on: April 26, 2016

Rooster Shot with Arrow

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On April 25th at 9:50am Animal Services received a call of a rooster roaming the 1400-BLK of Haven St with an arrow through its leg and protruding from the chest. An animal welfare officer transported the rooster to the Emergency Veterinary Hospital wher...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 25, 2016

Police Looking for Information Following Arrests for Tampering with Drug Records

On April 22, police received information from several local pharmacies that a group of suspects conspired to forge prescriptions. Police contacted the pharmacies and found information for an involved vehicle and descriptions of the suspects. Police were a...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 25, 2016

Public Advisory - Parvo Case Prompts Call to Ensure Dog Vaccination

Eugene Animal Services was contacted by Hounds and Homeless, a local group of residents who provides services to pets and people in need. They are providing care to a 10 –week-old pup who tested positive for parvovirus last week. The owner of the puppy w...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: April 25, 2016

Police Looking for Information – Burglary Suspect

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On April 24, at approximately 11:58 p.m., police responded to the 3300 block of Richard Avenue for a report of a burglary that was interrupted by the resident. Police received information that the male suspect was observed holding a box of property from t...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 22, 2016

Detectives Recover Galago Primate During Investigation

On March 1 and March 6, 2016, police received information of burglaries at the Zany Zoo Pet Store, and stolen property that included Girl Scout cookie money, a laptop computer and an exotic animal (a Galago primate). Eugene Property Crime detectives inves...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 22, 2016

Officer Chris Kilcullen - Husband.Father.Friend - Remembering Chris

Officer Chris Kilcullen

One of the finest officers to patrol Eugene died five years ago on April 22 while protecting our community. Chris Kilcullen was smart, accomplished, fun and compassionate. He made everyone in his radius feel valued and respected. Chris once stopped at a ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Incident Prompts Personal Safety Alert

Eugene Police are investigating a case in which a man walked into a secured apartment building behind a woman, without using a prox card, and followed her into an elevator. When the elevator door closed, he groped her. The victim, in her 20s, actively res...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 16, 2016

Water Rescue

Eugene Springfield Fire EMS and Eugene Police responded to a 911 caller who reported a man in the river floating past Maurie Jacobs Park near where the Polar Plunge is held. EPD officers
and EFD responded to the area. EFD water rescue deployed two resc...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 15, 2016

2016 National Volunteer Week Celebration

The Eugene Police Department currently has 86 volunteers, which contributed a total of 15,316 hours of service in 2015. Today, we celebrated with our volunteers.

Sponsored by the Points of Light Foundation, National Volunteer Week is about thanking one...Read on...

Volunteer Information Police
Posted on: April 15, 2016

CPR by Officers Helps Save a Man’s Life

On April 7, 2016 at 8:45, two officers responded to a call regarding a possible heroin overdose in the 300 block of W. 10th Avenue, where a man in his early 30s had gone into cardiac arrest.

They got to the residence and found the door ajar and the ma...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 14, 2016

EPD Police Chaplains Honored at United Way Volunteer Awards

Eugene Police Chaplains Rich Carroll, Brett Gilchrist, and Steve Hill were presented with the United Way Volunteer Team Award and the Volunteer of the Year Award at a ceremony.

What an amazing team of volunteers they are. They offer their support, enc...Read on...

Video Courtesy of The Register-Guard Police
Posted on: April 14, 2016

Watch for Mail Thieves

Eugene Police Crime Analysis Unit has noted more incidents involving mail theft over the last few weeks. There was a report recently where several cluster-style mailboxes were broken into the in the River Road area.

While looking through new property ...Read on...

US Postal Inspection Service Tips Police
Posted on: April 14, 2016

The dog (Olive), which ran away during its owner's arrest, has been found

UPDATE:

Eugene Animal Services has confirmed that the dog, Olive, has been found and will be reunited with her owner. A member of the public took time to look for Olive, located her and gained her trust.

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION

On April...Read on...

Olive is similar in appearance to this dog Police
Posted on: April 12, 2016

Windows Computer Caller Scam

A recently reported scam provides a good reminder: Please keep in mind that no company or no government agency will ever call and ask you for personal information. Eugene Police Department has been getting reports of a number of bogus calls from “Windows”...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 8, 2016

Two Speeding Vehicles Crash into Third Vehicle on W. 18th near Oak Patch

At 7:34 p.m. on April 7, a caller advised of two vehicles speed racing on W. 18th Avenue prior to crashing into a third vehicle. The speeding vehicles were: a black 1997 Volkswagon Jetta driven by Shawn Haynes, age 40, of Eugene; and a red 1996 Acura Inte...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 7, 2016

Update in Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash Last Night on MLK Jr. Boulevard

Update in Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard

Case Number 1605496

At 6:48 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, a pedestrian, Randy Langdahl, age 54, was crossing the controlled crosswalk on MLK. The lights were flashing and all vehic...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 6, 2016

Traffic Advisory - Motorcycle/Vehicle Crash on Coburg Road near Frontier

April 6, 2016

Avoid Northbound Coburg Road - Major Collision Investigation Team is Responding to a Motorcycle/Car Crash near Frontier

Northbound Coburg Road is closed at Frontier while Eugene Police Department's Major Collision Investigation Team in...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 7, 2016

Car Jacking Suspect Apprehended

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April 7, at approximately 11:25 a.m., police received information of a suspect, who forced his way into a vehicle after pushing the passengers from the car, in the area of Lowes Home Improvement store on W. 11th. The suspect fled the area in the vehicle ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 6, 2016

Central Lane 911 Earns Accreditation

The Oregon Accreditation Alliance has issued Central Lane 911 its certificate of accreditation. This is the same accreditation authority that certified Eugene Police in 2015. Central Lane is now the third Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) in Oregon to ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 1, 2016

Social Media Post Leads to Arrest for Public Indecency

This afternoon at approximately 2:20 p.m., police were called to the area of 6th Avenue and Fillmore regarding a suspicious subject. Police received information regarding a vehicle that matched the description of a vehicle posted online in connection to a...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 31, 2016

Police Looking for Outstanding Subject

March 30, at approximately 6:45 p.m., police responded to Putters on Hwy. 99, regarding suspicious conditions. When police arrived, they received information of a shooting that happened in the 1300 block area of Waite Street, involving two vehicles. Polic...

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Police
Posted on: March 4, 2016

March EPD on the Beat - Notable Patrol Incidents

Prohibited Noise/Criminal Mischief - March 31, at approximately 1:05 a.m., police responded to an apartment on the 700 block of E. 16th Ave regarding a dispute. When police arrived, they heard loud voices at the location and contacted the suspect William ...

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Police
Posted on: March 24, 2016

Criminal Investigation into Russel Lee Penn's Death Continues

Russel Lee Penn

Russel Lee Penn was the victim of a homicide March 24, 2014. No one has been arrested for this crime yet and detectives are still actively working the case. If anyone has information about this case, please contact Detective Jennifer Curry at 541.682.5166...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 23, 2016

Police Arrest Suspect Following Burglary/Arson at Bethesda Church

March 22, at approximately 7:07 a.m., police responded to Bethesda Lutheran Church on Royal Avenue regarding a burglary, and received information that the suspect fled on foot. While enroute to the location, police then received information that the suspe...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 22, 2016

Man Arrested for Public Indecency and Criminal Trespass Near Elementary School

On February 22, 2016, an EPD officer was dispatched to a suspicious subject call near Edison Elementary School at 1328 E. 22nd Avenue. A male had been observed watching children, driving around the block, then parking and entering the school yard at aroun...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 21, 2016

Counterfeit Currency Cases on the Increase

Eugene Police detectives are investigating a significant increase in cases involving counterfeit currency, with reports also coming in from other nearby communities.

The detectives are seeing a large numbers of counterfeit $20 bills, as well as some r...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 21, 2016

Early Morning Beltline Crash - Truck Crashes into concrete median

At 4:48 a.m., a large Budget truck traveling from Seattle to a post office with packages was traveling westbound on Beltline, where it appeared to have left the roadway for about 75 yards. The driver over corrected, causing the truck to shoot across all l...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 18, 2016

Police Officer Buddy Program

The Eugene Police Department Downtown Team is partnering with the Newberry Childcare center to foster a positive police relationship with the children who spend time downtown.

A Walk to the Library with a Police Officer program began on March 9. The E...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 17, 2016

LTD/Truck Crash at Franklin and Orchard

At around 12:06 p.m. today, March 17, an LTD bus, driven by Carl Faddis, age 62, was headed westbound on Franklin in the dedicated bus lane. A Ford F-350, driven by Cindy Janice Scott, age 56, of Ramona, California, was headed westbound on Franklin and r...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 16, 2016

Man Arrested in Hit and Run (W. 24th Avenue incident)

On March 16 at 1:21 a.m., a 63-year-old man living in a residence in the 1800 block of W. 24th Avenue was awakened by a loud crashing sound. It turned out that a 2003 silver Saturn sedan had run into his house. Two people were spotted walking from the veh...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 14, 2016

Going Somewhere? Spring Break – Property Protection

Protect your property – During spring break, criminals have a tendency to target student property; specifically cars and homes.

If you are leaving town for the break or if you are going to be away from your property for an extended period of time, her...Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 11, 2016

Eugene Safety Town - We will begin accepting applications MONDAY!

STOP! LOOK! And LISTEN!
Eugene Safety Town A Child Accident Prevention Program
(We will begin accepting applications MONDAY!)

What: Eugene Police child safety program for children entering kindergarten in the fall
When: Weekdays July 18 -- J...Read on...

Events and Camps Police
Posted on: February 29, 2016

Scam involving online sale and delivery of dogs

On February 26, police received information of a scam regarding the online sale of a dog. The person selling the dog represented themselves as residing in Salt Lake City, Utah. The victim contacted the seller, and was informed to send a Moneygram to a rep...Read on...

Internet Pet Scams Police
Posted on: February 29, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Eastbound I-105 at Coburg

Travelers are asked to avoid eastbound I-105, which is shutdown at Coburg Rd. due to an overturned semi, blocking all lanes near the EB I-105 exit. Please avoid the area while emergency personnel respond.

Police
Posted on: February 29, 2016

Man Arrested for Burglarizing Two Residences

On February 28 after midnight there was a burglary reported at 1600 block on High Street (Case 16-03319). There were multiple individuals who live there and one of whom was home at the time of the burglary. The 20-year-old male victim was awakened by a s...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 26, 2016

One Brother Stabs Another In Their Second Fight of The Night

At 12:22 am Friday, Eugene Police officers responded to a home on the 4700 block of Brookwood regarding an alcohol fueled dispute between two adult brothers, Kevin Murphy, age 22, and Christopher Murphy, age 25. Officers learned that no prosecutable crime...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 25, 2016

Jane Doe Identified

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UPDATE 2.26.16: The outreach has led to positive identification of the woman. We are awaiting notification of her family before providing her name to the public.

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED (2.25.16)
Eugene Police and the Lane County Medical Examiner are se...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 24, 2016

Strange Burglary Prompts Personal Safety Alert

Eugene Police investigated a burglary in which a 21-year-old woman in the 1500 block of Mill Street awoke from her room in an apartment to find a man she didn’t know rubbing her leg. This occurred on February 19 at 4:50 a.m. the incident was reported to p...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 3, 2016

February EPD on the Beat - Notable patrol incidents

16-02935 – February 22, at approximately 10:09 a.m., police responded to Tsunami Books at 2585 Willamette St., regarding an unknown male subject who had entered the store yelling and was asked to leave, and verbally threatened the 62-year-old ma...

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Police
Posted on: February 23, 2016

Come by the donation “castle” at EPD’s front counter to donate to the Princess for a Day event

Do any of your family or friends have a bridesmaid dress they wouldn't mind donating… or… do you need a reason to clean out your closet and make room for this year's outfits? This is an excellent opportunity!

Foster care can be difficult, and A Family ...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 18, 2016

Five New Eugene Police Officers to Graduate from Training

Eugene Police Department is proud to announce that five of the department’s new officers will graduate from the Oregon Department of Safety Standards and Training Basic Police Academy today, February 19, 2016.

The new group ranges in age from 21 to 35,...Read on...

Current Job Openings Police
Posted on: February 17, 2016

Bailey Hill has been re-opened between W. 7th and W. 11th after crash with hazmat response

Travelers had been asked to avoid Bailey Hill between W. 7th and W. 11th while Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police responded to a crash that occurred at 11:38 a.m. today, February 17, between two vehicles. One of those vehicles, a RideSource bus. T...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 17, 2016

EPD Assists Keizer PD to Apprehend Wanted Subject

Last night at approximately 9:07 p.m., February 16, , Eugene Police assisted Keizer Police Department to locate and apprehend a wanted, possibly armed suspect. During the assist, at 8:49 p.m., Central Lane 911 issued a Community Emergency Notification Sys...Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: February 15, 2016

Papa Murphy's Robbed Sunday Evening

Robbery at Papa Murphy's
Case Number #16-2524

At 7:38 p.m. on Sunday, February 14, man entered Papa Murphy's, 1508 Coburg Road, store wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask, holding a handgun. He demanded cash from an employee near the cash r...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 12, 2016

Traffic Advisory - Beltline has reopened

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED:
Travelers are asked to avoid Beltline between Roosevelt and W. 11th as the highway is shutdown in both directions to respond to a crash with possible entrapment that occurred around 1:11 p.m..

Please use Bertelsen or Danebo as al...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 12, 2016

Man Cited for Unlawful Discharge of Firearm

At 11:45 a.m. on February 11, police received calls regarding gun shots heard near the area of Grimes and W. 1st Avenue. Officers responded to the location and upon arrival, they contacted two individuals who reported someone was shooting in the area. Pat...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 11, 2016

Join the “Blue Copsicles” at 2016 Polar Plunge

On February 13, at 11 a.m., EPD’s entry in the Polar Plunge, the “Blue Copsicles” will join with other teams from around the area in an icy Willamette River plunge to benefit Special Olympics. We hope you can join us!
According to organizers of The Pola...Read on...

Polar Plunge info Police
Posted on: February 9, 2016

Police Release Name in Death Investigation - Amazon Slough

Update: the man has been identified as: John Anthony Caverly, age 46, of Idaho. The Medical Examiner has determined his cause of death to be drowning and the Medical Examiner is still pending results on manner of death, but it is likely accidental.

FE...Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 5, 2016

What Is Your Game Plan For Super Bowl 50?

Throughout January, Eugene Police made a total of 18 arrests from dedicated DUII patrols. The patrols are staffed primarily from state grants that ensure enough officers are available to identify, stop and process impaired drivers. These patrols will cont...Read more

Eugene Police - DUII PSA Police
Posted on: February 5, 2016

3-Flags Traffic Safety Blitz to Begin Monday

Beginning Monday, February 8, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide traffic safety campaign called “3-Flags”. The 3-Flags Traffic Safety Campaign is a state-wide selective traffic enforcement program which seeks t...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 3, 2016

Police Seek Help to Locate Missing Man - Case Number 16-01828

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Today, February 3, at 12:30 p.m., a local care facility on Coburg Road, near Beltline, reported a male resident who walked away from the location on foot. The man, Nathaniel “Nate” Lawrence, age 40, is considered missing and endangered. He has mental heal...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 26, 2016

Missing Person Located - Nickole Marie Dieckhoff

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Nickole Dieckhoff has been located and is safe.

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On January 20, around 7 p.m., Nicole Marie Dieckhoff, age 33, was last seen at her residence on Williams Street. She was reported missing by a family ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Now hiring for police officers!

Explore Policing at Career Night on January 13 at 6:30 p.m.

If you are someone who can perform multiple tasks with ease, you are calm under pressure, you are a good communicator and you care about people, you may have the skills necessary to be a good...Read more

Job Posting Direct Link Police
Posted on: January 11, 2016

January EPD on the Beat - Notable patrol incidents

January 26, at approximately 12:28 a.m. a police officer observed two male subjects in a physical dispute in the area of E. 7th Ave. and Olive St, and observed William Joseph Gittins, age 29, of Eugene, hit the other male subject in the head as the subjec...

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Police
Posted on: January 25, 2016

Update: Woman found deceased Saturday in the parking lot of 555 Tyler

UPDATE: The woman found deceased in the parking lot has been identified as Tamera Carol Bamber, age 49. Her cause of death appears to be medical related at this point.

PREVIOUS INFORMATIONCase No. 16-1188

At 11:34 a.m., on Saturday, January 23,...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 20, 2016

Boy, age 13, missing from Emerald Park/River Road area located safe

UPDATE:

Missing 13-Year-Old Boy Located With Help From Public and Media
Case No. 16-1039

Earlier tonight, Eugene Police were looking for David Nicholas Temple, a missing 13-year-old boy, last seen between Kelly Middle School and Emerald Park in E...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 20, 2016

Police Looking for Suspect in Assault

January 20, at approximately 1:38 p.m., police responded to information of a stab wound in the area of W. 13th Avenue and Chambers St. When officers arrived, they observed the 23-year-old male victim in the front of a residence with a non-life threatening...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 19, 2016

Suspect Arrested for Robbery Conspiracy and Multiple Burglaries

January 18, at approximately 9:45 a.m., EPD Special Investigations, with the assistance of Property Crimes detectives and SWAT, arrested Kamren Charles Willemsen, age 26, of Eugene, for Conspiracy to Commit Robbery in the First Degree, Attempted Robbery i...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 18, 2016

Eugene Police K9 finds Hit and Run Driver

Just after 2:30 on the morning of January 15, Eugene Police and Fire units were dispatched to a single vehicle crash into a EWEB power pole. The vehicle stuck the pole with sufficient impact to take down several live sparking power lines. The driver, late...Read more

K9s! Police
Posted on: January 18, 2016

Eugene Police Investigating Possible Abduction Attempt Downtown

Eugene Police have received information second-hand about a possible abduction attempt of a female on January 13, 2016 in the afternoon, between 2:45 and 3:00 PM. According to our source, a woman walking near the US Bank branch at 8th Ave and Willamette S...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 12, 2016

Man arrested for attempted murder

On January 11 at 11:41 p.m., police were called to the 1600 block of Dalton Drive for a report of a man who was suicidal and attempting to light a fire inside the home. Officers arrived to find the man, Joshua Nicholas Maskal, age 23, running from the res...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 11, 2016

Police Investigate Theft Suspect's Death

Death Investigation

Case Number 16-00417

At 5:01 p.m. on January 9, police were called to respond to W. 11th Avenue after a 32-year-old male theft suspect, later identified as Perry Otto Charles Wilms, age 32, of Roseburg, ran from Fred Meyer loss...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 6, 2016

I couldn’t fall prey to a scam!

That’s what everyone thinks. But, there are so many scams out there that if you are in the right situation, you might get taken off guard. Eugene Police have received numerous reports in recent days of an IRS scam that has been circulating. These calls ge...Read more

IRS Scam - Audio Police
Posted on: January 5, 2016

Informational “career night” for prospective calltaker/dispatcher candidates

Now Hiring! Central Lane 9-1-1 center has announced a career night for people who are interested in the rewarding and demanding profession. Telecommunicators are often the first point of contact (the first “first responders”) when the public reaches out f...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: December 30, 2015

Thank you to Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce

On Wednesday, December 16, our employees walked into the Police building and were greeted by hot coffee and the warm smiles and caring of the Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce, who had set up a day of appreciation for us. Community leaders staffed this even...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 30, 2015

Please party safely, have a designated driver, and observe fireworks laws

January 1 is a time to celebrate the coming new year. Please be mindful of not driving impaired, partying safely, and being considerate of neighbors and pets or others who might be sensitive to fireworks. DUII patrols will be staffed above and beyond the ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 29, 2015

Protect Pets from New Year's Fireworks

As people celebrate the coming new year, they may be using fireworks. Legal retail fireworks are allowed within the city of Eugene December 31 and January 1. If you have pets or livestock that are sensitive to loud noises, please plan for their safety. ...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Police Investigate Crash at Beltline near I-5

Eugene Police and Springfield Police responded to a crash on Beltline near I-5 at 5:52 p.m. involving a white 2008 Dodge box truck turning eastbound onto Beltline from southbound I-5 and a white 1998 Chevy Blazer that was traveling westbound on Beltline. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 24, 2015

EPD officers to serve Holiday Meal at Eugene Service Station

Today, December 24, from noon until about 2:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul’s Eugene Service Station, at 450 Hwy 99N, will be serving Christmas dinner to approximately 200 people who are homeless. Today's dinner is sponsored by Food for Lane County, and join...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 4, 2015

December EPD on the Beat - Notable patrol incidents

December 29, at approximately 2:25 a.m., police responded to the area of E. 5th Avenue and High St. regarding a vehicle stalled on the railroad tracks. When police arrived, they observed a maroon sedan on the tracks and a female subject standing on the si...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 23, 2015

Man Trespassed for Leaving Flock of Chickens Inside Oregon Department of Revenue Office

Chicken wrangling is not a required skill for police officers. However, today, a call to respond to the Oregon Department of Revenue office, 1600 Valley River Drive, Suite 310, presented the need for the ability to catch and secure a flock left inside the...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 21, 2015

Power out at intersections in NW Eugene Area, including Barger and Terry

Use Caution at Intersections – Power is out due to falling trees in the NW area, including Barger and Terry

Windy, wet weather has caused some trees to fall in the northwest Eugene area, especially near Barger and Terry. Please use caution when appro...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 10, 2015

A photo is worth a… recovered necklace?

Nearly six months ago, Eugene Police received information from a woman who lost her necklace while walking in downtown Eugene. The woman recalled wearing the necklace on her route, and when she arrived at her destination, she noticed that the necklace was...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 10, 2015

NAMI Lane County presents Officer Chris Mackey with first Crisis Intervention Training Award

NAMI LANE COUNTY PRESENTS EUGENE POLICE OFFICER CHRIS MACKEY WITH FIRST
CRISIS INTERVENTION TRAINING AWARD

National Alliance on Mental Illness Lane County is pleased to announce the recipient of its first Crisis Intervention Training Award: Eugene P...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 5, 2015

Two similar, armed street robberies near UO campus

Early this morning between 4:45 a.m. and 5:20 a.m. two armed street robberies occurred near the UO campus. In separate, but similar cases, a suspect approached victims and demanded their cell phones and other items in their pockets while being arme...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 2, 2015

November EPD on the Beat - Notable patrol incidents

EPD on the Beat

On November 29, at approximately 4:28 a.m., a police officer observed a vehicle traveling east on Barger Drive near Golden Gardens Street, swerve and screech before striking a sidewalk, and then immediately turned right onto Golden Gard...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 30, 2015

Drive carefully - it might be slick due to freezing rain during the morning commute

With the advent of colder weather and possible freezing rain in the forecast, there is an increased possibility of icy road conditions for the morning commute. The Eugene Police Department is advising drivers to use caution and good sense. As air temperat...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 29, 2015

Cyber Monday - Make Sure Thieves Don't Steal Your Packages!

Make Sure Thieves Don't Steal Your Packages!

With the ease of the internet, purchases can be made in the convenience of your own home, on your own time, with the rewards showing up on your doorstep. It’s the latter that the Eugene Police would like cit...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 24, 2015

Suspect Located and Arrested for Stabbing

Nicholas Wu was located and taken into custody without incident at 11;20 a.m. today, November 25, by Junction City Police Department. The investigation is ongoing.

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION:
At around 10:50 a.m. on November 24, police receive...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 25, 2015

Crash Investigation Roosvelt and Beltline Between Patrol Vehicle and Prius

At 8 p.m. on November 25, a male in his early 70s was driving a Toyota Prius on Beltline Road and a Eugene Police officer was driving a patrol vehicle on Roosevelt when they collided in the intersection of Roosevelt and Beltline.

Eugene Police Major C...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 22, 2015

Woman Driving DUII Arrested for Attempted Assault and Other Charges

Woman Arrested for Attempted Assaults, DUII (Controlled Substances), and Other Charged After Reckless Driving

At 10:05 p.m., on November 21, a woman later identified as Willow May, age 32, was the subject of a call from a 31-year-old Eugene man, who re...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 22, 2015

Public and Police Respond to Post-game Traffic Snarls

Eugene Police Department thanks motorists for their patience with the slow traffic after the UO football game on Saturday. Helping more than 50,000 people out of the area is a technical operation. Complicating that yesterday were some incidents that furth...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 20, 2015

Holiday DUII Saturation Patrols to Start this Weekend

Did you know that on average a person who is arrested for drunk driving, will have already driver about 80 times before the first arrest. That’s a lot of risk to the public. Eugene Police will be starting DUII saturation patrols this weekend, and these pa...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 18, 2015

Disorderly Subject

November 17, at approximately 4:19 p.m., police responded to the 900 block area of Country Club Rd. regarding a disorderly subject who had left an out-patient surgery center after throwing chairs and yelling at staff at the center. Police officers contact...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 18, 2015

Pins connect veterans with veterans

Many who wear the Eugene Police uniform, also wore a different uniform prior to their police career. With a new program, you will see some Eugene Police officers wearing Veteran pins on their uniform to note their prior service and better connect with vet...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 12, 2015

Police Investigate Death of Man After Semi-trailer Incident - November 12, 2015

The name of the deceased man is Kenneth Richard Harrison, age 51.
The name of the driver involved in the crash is James Himmel, age 64, of Lorane.

News Release from November 12:Eugene Police, Eugene Springfield Fire EMS, and Eugene Police’s Major ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 16, 2015

Crash with life-threatening injuries Danebo at Pacific/Roosevelt near railroad tracks

Update:

Update on those involved in the crash at Danebo:

Driver of suspect vehicle:
April Dawn Mansfield, Age 34, of Eugene

Passenger victim in suspect vehicle: Jose Louis Roberts, age 51, of Eugene

Driver of victim vehicle:
Kenny Robert...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 10, 2015

15-year-old Harassed by Stranger Near Owosso Bridge

Yesterday, police responded to the 4300 block of Goodpasture Loop regarding information that a 15-year-old girl had been harassed by a male subject on bike, possibly in his early 40s. The incident took place north of the Owosso Bridge, when the juvenile w...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 10, 2015

Man arrested for Intimidating in the Second Degree - Case 15-18603

On October 30 at about midnight, a Jewish fraternity at 791 E. 15th Avenue reported that one of the residents had a confrontation with a person at a neighboring home’s. The 20-year-old male victim reported he was going to walk a female home and noticed a ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 9, 2015

Loud party calls October 26 – November 1, 2015

We are providing this information as a public service and it was accurate at the time of posting. Eugene Police does not make any representation that this information is complete, nor should this information be relied upon for any purpose other than gener...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 9, 2015

Pedestrian-Train Crash at 600 W. 4th Avenue and Jefferson Street

This morning at 12:47, November 9, a woman was pushing a shopping cart across train tracks at 600 W. 4th Avenue and Jefferson Street. An oncoming freight train spotted her and applied their horn and emergency brakes. The woman, identified as Kathy Tekansi...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 6, 2015

Annual Veterans Day Roll Call

What: Veterans Day Roll Call

When: November 11, 2015, 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Where: Central Courtyard of the Eugene Federal Building, 211 E. 7th Avenue.


On November 11, Veterans Day, participants from the City of Eugene, Mayor, and Eugene...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2015

Public Advisory - Attempted Sexual Assault Hwy. 99/Barger

Attempted Rape Reported Hwy. 99/Barger
Case No. 15-18948

A young woman has reported an attempted sexual assault by a male that occurred just before midnight November 4 at Hwy. 99 N near Barger. The subject is reported to have approached her as she wal...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2015

Public Indecency Suspect Observed at Owen Rose Garden - Tips Sought

Public Indecency Suspect Observed at Owen Rose Garden
Case #15-18899

Yesterday, November 4, at about noon, a 26-year-old woman noticed a male partially concealed in rose bushes near her vehicle at 300 N. Jefferson (Owen Rose Garden area), and that he ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2015

EPD welcomes three new officers

Eugene Police Department is proud to announce the swearing-in today of three new police officers.

The new group ranges in age from 24 to 28, with the average age being 27. Of our new officers, one has served in the military, and one has been a reserve...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2015

Trading in patrol cars for aprons for "Tip-A-Cop at Red Robin" results in for Special Olympics

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Eugene and Springfield Police Officers raised $4,824.74 in tips to benefit Special Olympics Oregon during the October 24 Tip-A-Cop event.

Local law enforcement traded in their patrol cars for aprons at Red Robin restauran...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 2, 2015

Loud party response calls October 26-November 1, 2015

Loud party calls October 26 – November 1, 2015

We are providing this information as a public service and it was accurate at the time of posting. Eugene Police does not make any representation that this information is complete, nor should this informati...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 29, 2015

Police Looking for Information Regarding Stabbing Early Saturday Morning

On October 24, at approximately 12:31 a.m., police responded to the Blind Pig, 2750 Roosevelt Blvd., for a stabbing. When police officers arrived, they observed the 51-year-old male victim bleeding from his neck and a laceration to his arm. Police receive...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 29, 2015

Halloween Safety Tips

Tips for all residents:

• Motorists should drive extra cautiously on Halloween evening, as excited youngsters may forget some of their safety rules and dart out in front of cars.

• Residents are urged to have a well-lighted doorstep and yard, and to...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 15, 2015

Police No Longer Looking for Information Following Robbery from Previous News Release

Update: We are no longer looking for the vehicle and we found that there was no robbery. The case will be routed to the DA’s office for review to determine if the reporting party will be charged with Filing a False Police Report. Initiating a False Report...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 28, 2015

Police Looking for Information Regarding Child Sex Abuse Suspect

On October 19, Special Agents from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension assisted EPD violent crimes detectives with the arrest of William Isaac Parker III, age 47, of Westbrook Minnesota, on a warrant from Eugene for C...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 6, 2015

UPDATE: Murder Suicide Investigation - 2300 block of Compton Street

The Lane County Medical Examiner has determined manner and cause of death in the murder of Athena L. Slavin, age 43, as by a gunshot wound.

Shortly after 3 a.m. on October 27, police responded to a burglary in progress call at 2302 Compton Street. Upo...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 7, 2015

Beware the IRS Scammers

Another warning to the public: Eugene Police have been getting reports from the public about a scam where a caller says they are with the IRS and threatens to arrest you for tax evasion. Eugene Police are continuing to hear of scams in which the perpetrat...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 2, 2015

EPD on the Beat - October 2015

October 22, at approximately 7:09 p.m., police responded to the 3400 block of Kinsrow Ave. for a possible DUII driver. A police officer located the suspect vehicle parked alongside an apartment and observed it hit another vehicle as it backed out from whe...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2015

Update to 911 Outage from Yesterday

The cause of the outage yesterday was a cut to fiber at 6th and Garfield. This was repaired and in the meantime 911 deployed their back up center

UPDATE

Update: 911 is now operational at our back up center. We are working with our provider to pinpo...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2015

Eugene Police response at 2300 block of Compton

Eugene Police Department is investigating a possible burglary-in-progress call that came in at 3:03 a.m. in the 2300 block of Compton Street.

EPD Violent Crimes Unit and Forensic Evidence Unit are on scene. More information will be released as it beco...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 22, 2015

Informational “career night” for prospective calltaker/dispatcher candidates

Now Hiring! Central Lane 9-1-1 center has announced a career night for people who are interested in the rewarding and demanding profession. Telecommunicators are often the first point of contact (the first “first responders”) when the public reaches out f...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 19, 2015

Trading in patrol cars for aprons for Tip-A-Cop at Red Robin in October 24

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Local Law Enforcement Officers in Eugene will serve up your gourmet burger just the way you like it to raise funds to Benefit Special Olympics Oregon. 100 percent of the tips will go to Special Olympics.

Who: Special Ol...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2015

Police Arrest One Suspect in ID Theft Case, Ask Public’s Help Locating a Second Suspect

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Yesterday, October 19, a Eugene Police Property Crimes detective arrested Dylan Christian Gilder, 20, no address. Gilder and another suspect, Britney Wilkey-Noteboom, 20 years old, no address, were the subjects of a previous news release in April 2015 tha...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 19, 2015

Police Looking for Information from Additional Victims

October 18, at approximately 5:27 a.m., police responded to the area of West 18th and Washington Street for a subject who was being detained by a male subject after he was observed entering into multiple vehicles from 13th Avenue to 18th Avenue. When poli...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 15, 2015

Police Looking for Information Following Weekend Robbery

A short time before 1 a.m. on October 10, police responded to a robbery in the area of Kinsrow Ave. and Commons Dr., near the O Bar. Police received information that the 27-year-old male victim was forced to stop by two suspects in a vehicle described as ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 14, 2015

Loud Party Calls October 7 - 11, 2015

We are providing this information as a public service and it was accurate at the time of posting. Eugene Police does not make any representation that this information is complete, nor should this information be relied upon for any purpose other than gener...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 13, 2015

Squad Car Maintenance Team – Governor’s Award for Community Based Volunteer Program - Region 2

The Squad Car Maintenance Team has been selected as Regional Winner of the 2015 Governor’s Volunteer Awards for Community Based Volunteer Programs and was honored at the awards luncheon today at the Salem Conference Center. The SCMT is an invaluable asset...Read more

2015 Governor's Volunteer Awards Police
Posted on: October 12, 2015

Eugene Police Party Patrol Statistics for the Weekend of October 9, 2015

Eugene Police Party Patrol Statistics for October 9, 2015

To increase safety and prevent and respond proactively to potential alcohol and behavior problems related to partying, Eugene Police worked in the West and South University area this Friday nig...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 8, 2015

Deadly Use of Force Review Findings in the Devos March 30 Officer-involved Shooting

The Eugene Police Department’s Deadly Use of Force Board’s review of the shooting of Brian Babb on Devos Street on March 30, 2015 has been completed and reviewed by Chief Pete Kerns. A memo to City Manager Jon Ruiz, with Chief Kerns’ findings, is being ma...Read more

Memo Police
Posted on: October 5, 2015

Eugene Police Party Patrol Statistics for October 3, 2015

To increase safety and prevent and respond proactively to potential alcohol and behavior problems related to partying, Eugene Police officers and officers from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) worked in the West and South University area on Sat...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 3, 2015

Fleeing suspect found hiding in portable toilet

On 10/03/2015, at approximately 1118 hours, a Eugene Police Officer responded to the area of Chad Drive and Coburg Road regarding the location of a wanted subject. The officer made contact with the subject, Treasure Dawn Shockey, 27, and she ran from th...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 2, 2015

Lieutenant David Natt graduates from Northwester University's Center for Public Safety

Eugene Police Lieutenant David Natt has graduated from Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety’s School of Police Staff and Command. This is a 10-week staff and command program held in Evanston, Illinois. Eugene Police Department’s ultimate obj...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 1, 2015

Loud party calls September 22-September 27, 2015

Loud party calls September 22-September 27, 2015

We are providing this information as a public service and it was accurate at the time of posting. Eugene Police does not make any representation that this information is complete, nor should this informa...Read more

Responsible Partying Police
Posted on: October 2, 2015

Police looking for help identifying this subject

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Police are looking to identify the following subject who was observed stealing tools from an area business. If you recognize this person, please contact Detective Travis Stephens at 541.682.5795.

Police
Posted on: September 3, 2015

EPD on the Beat - September 2015

September 29, at approximately 11:12 p.m., police responded to the 100 block of E. 32nd Avenue, and received information that a vehicle drove through the backyard of a residence and into a garage at the location. Police contacted the suspected driver at t...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 27, 2015

Party Patrol Results

Following are results from Eugene Police party patrols on Saturday night. There are not statistics available from Friday as officers were deployed instead to assist Lane County Sheriff's Office with the shooting in Cottage Grove.

On Saturday, there wa...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 26, 2015

Woman arrested after firing shot into the air

Woman Arrested After Firing Gun within City Limits
Case #15-16440

At 10:41 p.m. last night, September 25, Eugene Police were called to the intersection of Montreal Avenue and Teressa Avenue regarding an intoxicated, armed woman who had shot a round fr...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 25, 2015

Missing Person - Jordan Stewart Garneau, age 35

On September 23, around 10 p.m., Jordan Stewart Garneau, age 35, was last seen at his residence on Kodiak Street. He was reported missing by a family member, who said that he left home without his vehicle, bicycle, or cell phone, and the suspicious condit...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 25, 2015

Police will be staffing full party patrols this weekend, beginning Friday

As new residents fill the Fairmount, West and South University areas, Central Lane 911 has started receiving loud party complaints from the public. Eugene Police will be staffing full party patrols this weekend, beginning on Friday. Eugene Police Departme...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 24, 2015

Police Take Wanted Subject Into Custody on Filbert

At about 5:36 this morning, September 24, officers on patrol spotted a vehicle drive by that was associated with a possible wanted subject. Officers located the vehicle at a residence in the 800 block of Filbert. Officers surrounded the location and m...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 22, 2015

Justice Department Grant for Body Cameras

EPD is one of 73 agencies that received a DOJ grant for body worn cameras; there were 285 applications. EPD received the full award requested (maximum allowed for our size jurisdiction) of $249,000. The only other Oregon organization that received an awa...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 17, 2015

Missing Person LOCATED - Jerome Lawrence Bias, age 67

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This morning, around 6:45 a.m. Jerome Lawrence Bias, age 67, of Eugene, was last seen in the Skinner Butte area. He was reported missing by a family member, who said that he is not normally away from home for more than an hour and suffers from a medical c...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 16, 2015

Suspect Sentenced to 48 Months in Prison for Three Counts, Burglary in the First Degree

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This morning, Joshua Mark Mmari, age 22, was sentenced to 48 months in prison under the Denny Smith statute, meaning that he had a previous conviction, which prohibits him from being eligible for early release. The following news releases were sent out in...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 16, 2015

Police are looking for information regarding the subject in this photo...

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On August 1, at about 9:35 p.m., the TCBY yogurt shop on W. 11th Ave. was robbed by a white male. If you have information regarding the incident or identity of this subject, please call 541.682.5569.

Police
Posted on: September 16, 2015

Location of Stolen Vehicle

September 15, at approximately 2:49 p.m., police responded to the 5500 block of Cody Avenue regarding a suspicious vehicle with multiple rifles inside. While police were en-route to the location, the truck was observed pulling into a residence, and the su...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 16, 2015

Police are looking for help identifying this person...

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On September 9, around 2 p.m., a resident in south Eugene interrupted a burglar inside her home. The resident described the suspect to be a white male between the age of 30 to 50 years old, approximately 5’8” tall, and clean shaven at the time of the inci...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 14, 2015

School Bus - Safety Enforcement

In an effort to increase safety for all students, and create awareness of school bus laws in our community, throughout tomorrow, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be targeting drivers that fail to properly stop for school buses.

Stopping...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 6, 2015

Amber Alert Leads to Recovery of Child

Case No.15-15162

On September 5, 215, at 8:23 P.M. the Eugene Police Department received a call of a dispute between two males and female at the Albertson’s Store parking lot, located at 311 Coburg Rd.

Upon arrival officers discovered the dispute i...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 4, 2015

UO Football Game - Theft Prevention Tips

With the UO football season kicking off Saturday, Eugene Police say there are simple things people can do to help prevent an unhappy surprise when they return to their vehicle after the game.

With the large concentration of people, the area near Autzen...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 30, 2015

Update in 90 Commons Homicide

Homicide Investigation
Case No. 15-14785

Sean Edward Jones, age 19, was indicted on Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Menacing and Reckless Endangering and a warrant was issued for his arrest. Upon learning of the warrant Jones surrendered to Eugene Police d...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 3, 2015

LTD Bus Incident – Bomb Threat. Arrest

At 4:13 p.m. today there a bomb threat call regarding an LTD bus. LTD Security, Eugene Police and UO Police Department responded and evacuated the few people on board the bus, and then some surrounding facilities for extra safety measures. Individuals at...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 3, 2015

Police Investigate Death of Homeless Man

Eugene Police and Lane County Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating the death of Michael Fuller Torrey, age 53, who is homeless. He was found on August 30 at 2:29 a.m. behind 1209 Pearl and taken to the hospital by medics. He subsequently died and E...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 3, 2015

UO Football Game Day Driving Tips

SUMMARY: Saturday’s UO Football game brings excitement and traffic to the area. Here are a few tips from EPD for a successful commute.

The Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like your game day commute to go as smooth as possible. By followin...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 2, 2015

Police safely take shooter into custody

Police Safely Take Shooter Into Custody in 5000 Block of W. 11th

At 5.37 p.m. today, police received a call regarding a man who was armed and suicidal. After police arrived on scene, the suspect shot one round from a hunting rifle in an unknown directi...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 2, 2015

Another Suspect Arrested in Washington Burglary Case

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Update:

Eugene Police patrol officers responded to a report of a down subject in a home for sale on Kevington Avenue. When they arrived they located Cooper Rogers Homme, who appeared to be dazed and confused. Detectives responded and interviewed H...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 2, 2015

US Bank on Willamette Robbed September 1

The US Bank at 800 Willamette Street was robbed of cash at 10:06 a.m. on September 1 and the suspect fled on foot southbound on Willamette. No weapon was displayed. The suspect is described as a white male, late 40s to early 50s, 5’8” tall, medium build, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 29, 2015

Details Released in Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Willamette

At 10:38 p.m. on August 29, a large EWEB utility truck pulling a backhoe was turning left/southbound onto Willamette Street from 35th. A motorcyclist, Daishon Lawrence-Michael Havens, age 22, of Eugene, was traveling northbound on Willamette Street as the...

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Police
Posted on: August 29, 2015

Update Regarding Murder-suicide at 2100 Block of McLean

On Saturday, Eugene Police Detectives continued their investigation into yesterday’s shooting and have determined 33-year-old John Ramsey TAINTON-PLATTS, a professional photographer, drove to the 2100 block of McLean Boulevard to perform what he believed ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 30, 2015

Police seek public's help in Homicide at 90 Commons

Homicide Investigation
Case No. 15-14785

Case No. 15-14785 Homicide Investigation

Eugene Police Officers were dispatched to a shots fired call at 90 Commons Drive Apt #130 around 0032 hours. On arrival, one subject, identified as Justin Gar...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 28, 2015

Police responding to calls regarding shots fired- please avoid area of McLean and Graham

Update: 11:55 p.m.

Eugene Police found a deceased subject inside the residence. No shots were fired by law enforcement personnel.

Update at 11:08 p.m., August 28, 2015

EPD is carefully searching a multi-story residence with a robot in an attempt...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 28, 2015

Morning Crash at Crescent Ave. and Gilham Rd.

This morning at approximately 8:29 a.m., traffic enforcement officers responded to the intersection of Crescent Avenue and Gilham Road for a crash involving two vehicles. Both drivers of the involved vehicles were transported to the hospital by medics wit...Read more

Eugene Police Department, Distracted Driving PSA Police
Posted on: August 19, 2015

Police Investigate Fatal Crash at Crescent and Chuckanut

Police are investigating a two-vehicle fatal crash that occurred at 9:14 a.m. today at Crescent Avenue and Chuckanut and that closed Crescent Avenue from Coburg to Gilham until shortly after 1 p.m.

While the Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 18, 2015

Man arrested after trying to sexually corrupt 15-year-old girl, who has developmental disabilities

James Warren Calvert

Eugene Police Violent Crimes detectives have arrested James Warren Calvert, age 57, of Eugene, on charges of Online Sexual Corruption of a Child in the First Degree and Online Sexual Corruption of a Child in the Second Degree. From June 27, 2015, through ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 14, 2015

Now Hiring for Central Lane 9-1-1 Careers!

Now Hiring! Central Lane 9-1-1 center! It's a rewarding and demanding profession.

Telecommunicators are often the first point of contact (the first “first responders”) when the public reaches out for help, and they are required to gather and relay inf...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: August 7, 2015

Ongoing work is refining response to veterans and others in extreme mental health crisis

We would like to keep our community informed as we work to find ways to address the unique challenges related to our response to people who are armed and suicidal or potentially suicidal. The officer-involved shooting that occurred on March 29 on Devos St...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 14, 2015

Woman in Stolen Vehicle Stopped at Maxwell Road and River Road after Hitting Bicycle

Shortly after 5 p.m. August 13, a Lane County Sheriff’s Office deputy in Veneta spotted a stolen vehicle, potentially associated with a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian yesterday in Eugene. Deputies attempted to stop the vehicle at W. 11th and Gre...

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Police
Posted on: August 13, 2015

Report of Cougar Sighting at 2600 block of Garfield

At around 6:45 this morning, Eugene Police officers responding to a call for service regarding a cougar spotted in a front yard in the 2600 block of Garfield. The caller reported the cougar then went to the neighbor’s front steps and was last seen southbo...Read more

Living with Wildlife Police
Posted on: August 6, 2015

Officers Issue “Tickets” For Good Deeds

EPD participates in “Operation Chill” issuing good behavior “tickets” for Slurpee® drink coupons. Operation Chill is a national program that has now been in existence for 20 years.

Eugene Police officers participate in the national program as a way to...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 15, 2015

EPD on the Beat - July 2015

July 30, around 11 p.m., police spotted a vehicle driving in the wrong direction on Alder St. near 13th Avenue, which only allows for southbound traffic. The officer observed pedestrians in the area and attempted to stop the vehicle, but the vehicle conti...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 30, 2015

Eugene Police Welcomes Seven New Police Officers to its Ranks

Eugene Police Department is proud to announce the swearing-in today of seven new police officers.

The new group ranges in age from 21 to 35, with the average age being 28. Of our new officers, two have served in the military, three have earned college...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 29, 2015

Three incidents today - children left in hot vehicles

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Today, there have been three incidents where babies or children were left in hot vehicles while parents went shopping or attended to their own business. A child should never be left alone in a vehicle, especially during hot weather.
Incidents included t...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 29, 2015

Children respond proactively after suspect exposes himself in theatre

Sunday, at approximately 2:14 p.m., police responded to Regal Cinemas at Valley River Center regarding a male who exposed himself to two girls, ages 12 and 13. The victims reported the incident immediately to theatre employees, who then contacted police. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 27, 2015

Eugene Police Department Earns Accreditation

The Oregon Accreditation Alliance issued Eugene Police Department its certificate of accreditation. Eugene Police began the process with OAA in January 2014 and during the process, the association reviewed the department and its policies to ensure compli...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 25, 2015

Police arrest burglar in West University area

This morning at 5:26 AM the Eugene Police Department received a call from a resident in the area of 16th Avenue and Ferry Street reporting they had confronted a male crawling through the window of their residence. The burglary suspect fled the residence ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 24, 2015

UPDATE: Police Investigate Suspicious Death on Berntzen

UPDATE:
Howard Richard Stull was arrested last night for the murder of the victim, Kathy Kay Braun, age 59.

Stull was arrested at Riverbend Hospital, where he was seeking treatment for an injury. Violent Crime Unit detectives and the Forensics Evidenc...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 25, 2015

Police Arrest Man After Shots Fired Call

Police were called for shots fired at around 3:30 pm, they responded to the 4000 block of Bell Avenue. An area check was negative for a shooter. At 4:52 p.m. 9-1-1 received a call regarding a suicidal subject on Bell Avenue. Upon arrival, witnesses in the...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 24, 2015

Robbery Suspect Apprehended

Officers were on the lookout for a wanted robbery suspect who was purported to be armed and dangerous. An officer located the vehicle associated with the wanted subject at the Nite Inn, 1522 W. 6th Ave, and noted two people inside. As the officer approac...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 24, 2015

Police apprehend wanted subject

Robbery Suspect Apprehended
15-12495

Officers were on the lookout for a wanted robbery suspect who was purported to be armed and dangerous. An officer located the vehicle associated with the wanted subject at the Nite Inn, 1522 W. 6th Ave, and...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 23, 2015

Police Warn Residents to Secure Doors and Windows After Spate of Occupied Burglaries

Police are warning residents to make sure they secure their doors and windows after a spate of occupied, night-time burglaries in the Downtown and West University areas. Occupied burglaries present a significant safety concern for those inside. From July ...Read more

Charts Police
Posted on: July 23, 2015

Police investigate homicide on Berntzen

Police Investigate Homicide
15-12462

UPDATE

Arrested/ Stull, Howard RichardDOB: 11/11/1936

Eugene Police Violent Crime detectives arrested Stull in a suspicious death on the 1400 block of Berntzen in Eugene, Oregon. The victim's name is being ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 20, 2015

Missing Juveniles Located

The two juveniles, Kai Zen Christensen, age 13, and Kailila Meka Vray, age 15, who were reported missing by their parents, were located Friday in the Eugene area by patrol officers.

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2015

Shooting at Aerial Way

At approximately 11:55 p.m. on July 15, Eugene Police officers responded to several shots fired in the area of 4075 Aerial Way, complex K. The initial investigation revealed there had been several gun shots fired during an altercation outside of complex ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2015

Missing Juvenile - Kailila Meka Vray, age 15

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Eugene Police are investigating a case regarding two missing juveniles, Kai Zen Christensen, age 13, and Kailila Meka Vray, age 15. The two juveniles were reported missing by their parents, who would like help from the media locating their children, and t...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2015

Missing Juvenile - Kai Zen Christensen, age 13

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Eugene Police are investigating a case regarding two missing juveniles, Kai Zen Christensen, age 13, and Kailila Meka Vray, age 15. The two juveniles were reported missing by their parents, who would like help from the media locating their children, and t...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2015

Shooting at Aerial Way

At approximately 11:55 p.m. on July 15, Eugene Police officers responded to several shots fired in the area of 4075 Aerial Way, complex K. The initial investigation revealed there had been several gun shots fired during an altercation outside of complex ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2015

Teralee Death Investigation Update

On July 11, 2015 at 2:36 a.m., Eugene Police responded to a report of a house fire with shots fired at 4785 Teralee Lane. Once the fire was extinguished by the Eugene/Springfield Fire Department, two deceased persons were located inside the residence. T...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 13, 2015

Teralee Lane Death Investigation

At 2:36 Saturday morning, July 11, Eugene Police officers were dispatched to 4785 Teralee after report of shots fired. When they arrived at the home, police found the residence was on fire and called for Eugene Springfield Fire. Once the fire was out, the...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 13, 2015

Every Corner is a Crosswalk Pedestrian Safety Media Preview of Enforcement Effort

Summary: Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Team will be doing a targeted enforcement regarding pedestrians on July 15 in the area of 16th Avenue and Polk St. The event will provide a platform for reminding travelers about pedestrian safety for these vulne...Read more

Additional Info and Crosswalk Video Police
Posted on: July 10, 2015

Kids learn safety skills at Safety Town this week and next!

More than120 pre-kindergarteners are participating in the Safety Town child safety program that kicks off MONDAY. Children will learn more than 20 safety topics throughout the two-week long camp.

Monday will begin with an “opening ceremony,” where ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 10, 2015

Police Officer Career Night - It’s More than a Career, It is an honor

If you are someone who can perform multiple tasks with ease, you are calm under pressure, you are a good communicator and you care about people, you may have the skills necessary to be a good police officer. The Eugene Police Department is currently seek...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 10, 2015

Flame of Hope carried by Special Olympics athletes and local law enforcement

The Flame of Hope torch was carried by local law enforcement officers as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run. It passed through Lane County on Wednesday, July 8, with law enforcement and Navy and Marine personnel carrying the Special Olympics Torch thro...Read more

Flame of Hope Video Police
Posted on: July 7, 2015

Fireworks Calls for Service and Response

Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police and the Metro Explosive Disposal Unit have been taking steps to reduce the volume of unlawful displays, including through public service announcements, education and enforcement. This year, more emphasis was place...More Information

Illegal Fireworks Calls for Service - Map Police
Posted on: July 2, 2015

Butte to Butte Traffic - Don't Be Delayed. Know the Closures!

SUMMARY: The 42nd annual Butte to Butte 10K road race will be held on Saturday, July 4. Eugene Police recommend that area residents and visitors plan their morning travel to avoid the race route.

The race will begin at 8 a.m. at E. 43rd Avenue and Don...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2015

Suspect Arrested in Fatal Motorcycle Crash

FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH
Case #15-11107

UPDATE:

This morning at 2 a.m., police located the suspect who was operating the motorcycle in last night's fatal crash. James Stanley Tarpley, age 53, of Veneta, was arrested at his home at 2:00 this morning w...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2015

Four Juveniles Charged in Civic Stadium Fire

Today, Eugene Police Arson investigators received a tip in the case, leading to the identification of four male juveniles who were involved in the fire at historic Civic Stadium on Monday, June 29. The incident was not fireworks-related.

The juveniles,...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2015

Missing Person - Jonathan Iram Heredia - UPDATE - HAS BEEN LOCATED

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Update: Mr. Heredia was located by family and is safely at home.

On June 25, 2015, around 11 a.m. Jonathan Iram Heredia, age 31, was last seen in the Owosso Bike Bridge area between River Rd. and Goodpasture Loop. He was reported missing by a family ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 1, 2015

Pets are being left in hot cars, even in the shade its too hot

Animal Services is reporting a lot of dogs being locked in vehicles. Yesterday, bystanders reported a dog at Valley River Center, where it was later deteremined the vehicle’s internal temperature was 104 degrees with no visible signs that the dog had acce...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 30, 2015

Civic Stadium Fire: The following is an update regarding the fire at Civic Stadium

We have no information that this is a crime scene. It is a fire scene at this point. As a normal part of responding to a fire, once it is out and cool enough for investigators to go in, there is an investigation into the cause. The crime scene tape is up ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 29, 2015

(UPDATE) Further Information Regarding Civic Stadium Fire

The evacuation has been lifted. However the traffic surrounding the stadium will remain blocked, possibly through the night for fire crews working on the fire. The fire was been deemed under control by 7:02 p.m.. Crews are currently working on hot spots. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 29, 2015

Civic Stadium on fire - fully engulfed, evacuation within two block radius

Fire at Civic Stadium

Civic Stadium, 2077 Willamette, is on fire and fully engulfed. Nearby field and structures are at risk. Please evacuate immediately if you within a two block radius of Civic Stadium.

Please do not travel to the area as emergen...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 29, 2015

Illegal Fireworks Turn In Day Results

Fireworks - Keep it Safe, Keep it Legal
Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Turn-in Day was June 28

Fireworks went on sale June 23, and Eugene Springfield Fire, Eugene Police and Metro Explosives Disposal Unit held an illegal fireworks amnesty turn-in event,...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 26, 2015

Lucky Lils Lottery Robbed

Today at 7:08 a.m., police patrol officers and a K-9 unit responded to Lucky Lils Lottery, 2019 River Road, for a robbery that had just occurred. The suspect robbed the with a gun and left on foot, possibly southbound. The suspect is described as a white ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 25, 2015

Calls about an erratic driver on Beltline result in his arrest

At 12:23 p.m., on June 25, Central Lane 911 began receiving calls about a 2002 white Honda Odyssey that was driving an estimated 30 miles per hour in the fast lane of westbound Beltline near Prairie Road. The driver, later identified as Curtis David Holde...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 24, 2015

Recreational Marijuana Information

On July 1, 2015, recreational marijuana becomes legal in Oregon, and that means in Eugene as well. Because this is a new allowable use, the City of Eugene is reaching out to ensure that everyone knows the basics of recreational marijuana. A Frequently Ask...Read more

Whats Legal Oregon Site - OLCC Police
Posted on: June 24, 2015

Protect your pets from fireworks and the heat

Fireworks went on sale June 23, and as July 4 gets closer, there may be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is more scary than Halloween and it is a potentially dangerous time. Fireworks, loud noises and large gatherings of famil...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 23, 2015

Fireworks - Keep it Safe, Keep it Legal

Fireworks go on sale today and this will be year two for enhanced prevention, education and enforcement regarding illegal use of fireworks in Eugene. This is in response to increasing complaints of illegal fireworks use and their impact on veterans, pets,...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 22, 2015

Eastbound Beltline crash sends one woman to hospital, kills her service dog

At 10:52 a.m. today, police and Eugene Springfield Fire EMS were called to the scene of a crash on eastbound Beltline near River Avenue. A purple 1996 Toyota SUV was travelling behind another unknown SUV, either gold or brown, in the fast lane of eastboun...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 10, 2015

Police respond to report of armed Subject at South Eugene High School

This morning at approximately 10:08 a.m., Eugene Police received information of an armed subject dressed in camouflage on the Patterson St. side of South Eugene High School. The school was immediately placed on lockdown, along with Roosevelt Middle School...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 5, 2015

Residential burglar captured in slough

Clarence Ray Scharbough

A 29-year-old male homeowner in the south Eugene area arrived at his residence at 5:56 yesterday evening, June 4, only to find someone inside. The suspect, later identified as Clarence Ray Scharbough, age 38, fled the residence after the homeowner yelled ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 5, 2015

Reminder: When it’s warm out, don’t Leave pets in vehicles

As much as people enjoy taking their pets with them to run errands, leaving a dog or other pet in a car, even on a warm day with windows cracked, can be dangerous or downright deadly for the pet.

Animals left in a hot car can sustain permanent brain ...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 27, 2015

Death Investigation at E. Briarcliff Lane

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UPDATE: The Lane County Medical Examiner has reported there was no obvious cause of Noah Dewitt's death. There are still aspects of his examination pending, including toxicology. Eugene Police Violent Crimes detectives are still investigating the circumst...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 1, 2015

Missing father and children have been found

Todd Michael Monrean

Update:Update: The family has been located unharmed at Blue Lake Trailhead by Lane County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue. Their vehicle was broken down. The vehicle has been restarted and they will be returning to their home shortly.

Previous Infor...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 22, 2015

Police Recover Multitude of Stolen Property

Yesterday, patrol officers in the 300 block area of Figueroa Street, observed a John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle parked alongside a residence, which had been painted blue. Upon further inspection, officers identified the vehicle and found that it was stol...Read more

Property Inventory Form Police
Posted on: May 18, 2015

Police Seek Help in Public Indecency Case

Yesterday, at approximately 7:56 p.m., police responded to 200 Silver Lane regarding a report of public indecency at the North Eugene High School tennis courts.

The male suspect is white, 5’8” tall, 180 pounds, and was wearing a blue baseball cap, blu...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 13, 2015

Suspicious Male Tries to Contact Two Children at Park

Lane County Sheriff’s Office had a call at Emerald Park (on Lake Drive) today at about 1:30 p.m. of a suspicious male. The male reportedly was in a tree then jumped out at a 12-year-old boy and his 2nd grade cousin as they passed by. The male had a vehi...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 11, 2015

Police arrest 17-year-old for Green Acres Chevron Armed Robbery

Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit detectives arrested a 17-year-old Eugene male in connection with the May 7 robbery of Chevron, 1033 Green Acres Road. Due to his juvenile status, his name is not being released.

On May 7, at about 2:45 a.m., officers ...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 11, 2015

Motorcycle/Car Crash at Coburg and Crescent

Motorcycle-Car Crash on Coburg/Crescent (Sunday)
Case Number 15-07926

On Sunday, May 10, at 3:17 p.m., a motorcyclist, Bryan Wayne Leroy, age 59, was going northbound on Coburg Road. A blue 2014 Toyota Prius driven by James Austin Fraley, age 86, was...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 6, 2015

Man from U.K. arrested in case of child sex as he attempts to re-enter the U.S.

Man from U.K. arrested in case of child sex as he attempts to re-enter the U.S.
Case 15-6119

Gareth Vincent Hall, age 22, who resides in the United Kingdom, was arrested on Saturday, May 2, at Chicago O’Hare Airport, as a result of an investigatio...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 6, 2015

Police Investigate Assault in the First Degree

Eugene Police Officers responded to University District Hospital on May 5, 2015 @ 9:10 pm for a 47 year old female suffering from a large laceration on her left forearm. The investigation revealed Michael A. Gilmore, age 34, allegedly assaulted his estra...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 4, 2015

EPD on the Beat - May 2015

May 1, at approximately 5:35 p.m., police responded to the area of W. 1st Avenue and Jefferson, regarding a fight in progress. Police received information that the involved subject was throwing bricks at people. When police arrived, they observed the susp...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 4, 2015

Honoring Our Fallen Officers in Salem

Since Eugene hired the City’s first law enforcement officer in 1862, three officers have been killed in the line of duty.

Officer Chris Kilcullen, 43, was shot and killed during a traffic stop on I-105 and 52nd Street in Springfield, Oregon on Frida...Read more

Eugene Police Fallen Officers Police
Posted on: May 1, 2015

Unauthorized Use of Vehicle – Foot Pursuit

This afternoon at approximately 12:37 p.m., police responded to a report of an Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle in the area of Royal and Echo Hollow. The suspect returned the vehicle to the residence a short time later and fled on foot.

Police officers ...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 1, 2015

Devos Officer-involved shooting - Link to 9-1-1 tape, investigation file, news conference footage

At 3 p.m. today the District Attorney presented his findings regarding the March 30, 2015, officer-involved shooting. The Interagency Deadly Use of Force Team (IDFIT) investigated the shooting and provided the case to the DA for review.

To access a cop...Read more

Link to OIS review materials and video Police
Posted on: May 1, 2015

Spring Football – More fun with tips for avoiding traffic, thefts and expensive alcohol violations

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE
May 1, 2015For further information, contact:
Melinda McLaughlin, APR, Public Information Director, at 541.682.5124John Hankemeier, Public Information Coordinator, 541.682.5197

Spring Football – More fun with tips for ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 29, 2015

Alton Baker Dispute Results in Arrests

At 9:08 a.m. police were called to a dispute in a remote, wooded-area of Alton Baker park, along the river. A male and female who were camping in the area, had been in a verbal dispute. When officers arrived to check on the pair, a noise like gunshots wer...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 27, 2015

Elaborate Nation-wide Wire Transfer Scams

In recent weeks, Eugene Police have received information about elaborate scams that are costing hundreds of millions in dollars to people nationwide.

In one of these recent scams, EPD learned of a person who lost tens of thousands of dollars from thei...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 17, 2015

2015 National Volunteer Week Celebration

The Eugene Police Department currently has 73 volunteers, ranging from ages 21 to 89. In 2014, the amount of hours worked by EPD volunteers totaled nearly 17,000 hours. Today, we celebrated with our volunteers.

Sponsored by the Points of Light Foundati...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 15, 2015

Can you ID these suspects?

Suspects using credit card

Police seeking tips – Can you identify these suspects?
Case Number 15-4620

Please take a look at these photos and let us know if you recognize the individuals. These are surveillance photos from March 18, where suspects are using a victim’s credit car...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 14, 2015

Distracted Driving Awareness - Targeted Enforcement

In an effort to increase safety for all drivers on the road, and create awareness of distracted driving, last year, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, designated April as national “Distracted Driving Awareness” month. In participat...Read more

Distracted Driving PSA Police
Posted on: April 14, 2015

Circle K Robbery

Circle K Robbery
Case 15-06219

Early this morning, at 2:45, Eugene Police patrol officers and a K-9 unit responded to the Circle K, 296 E. 13th Avenue, for a robbery that had just occurred. A male suspect had entered the store and demanded money f...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 13, 2015

We are seeing uptick in unlocked door/open window burglaries

As weather heats up, people have been leaving their windows open and doors unlocked. We have had six burglaries reported in two days, April 11 and April 12. These occurred in the off-campus area when people were inside sleeping.

It is a good time to ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 10, 2015

Party Responsibly - Unruly Gathering Notice to a Residence, Civil Penalty to Another

To increase safety and prevent and respond proactively to potential alcohol and behavior problems related to partying, Eugene Police worked in the West and South University area this past weekend.

On Saturday night, Eugene Police responded to an unrul...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 6, 2015

Unknown Man Exhibiting Suspicious Behavior Around Female Teens

On April 2 and again on April 4, a male driver, who appears to be in his 50s, was seen watching a 16-year-old female in the 2100 block of Onyx Street. He was driving a truck with a bed liner, that has slight damage to the rear passenger side. The truck is...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 3, 2015

Community Forum on Gang Activity

Eugene Police Department and the City Human Rights & Neighborhood Involvement are holding a Gang Activity Community Forum.

The forum will address concerns about graffiti and gang activity in Eugene.

• WHEN: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., on Wednesday...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 2, 2015

Detectives arrest burglary suspect shown in video posted online

Tuesday, Eugene Police released a video to the media asking for public’s help identifying a burglary suspect. The video shows the suspect entering a room at the top of a flight of stairs in a residence on Sunset Drive, while armed with a large knife in hi...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 2, 2015

Key Bank Robbed

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Key Bank Robbery
Incident Number 15-074588

Key Bank, 2995 Hilyard, was robbed at gunpoint at 9:14 a.m. today. The suspect fled with cash into the trees at Amazon Park.

Police are searching for the suspect, who is described as a white male in his...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 1, 2015

Chief Pete Kerns provided details of officer-involved shooting at 2248 Devos

Today Chief Pete Kerns provided details of the officer-involved shooting at 2248 Devos.

Details of Incident:

At 5:06 p.m. on March 29, Central Lane 9-1-1 received a call from a local therapist, who had a client on the phone in emotional distress a...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 31, 2015

Detectives looking for information in Burglary (Video - links)

Last week, Property Crimes detectives received information and video of a burglary that happened on Sunset Drive, near the University of Oregon campus, directly to the east. The incident happened on the second story of a two-level residence and was captur...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 30, 2015

Officer-involved Shooting

Officer-Involved Shooting
Case 15-5347

3/31/15 at 2:30 p.m. - Due to family notifications and out-of-state family, we are delaying release of any further information so the family can be provided information before it is released publicly. We anticip...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 27, 2015

Sushi Seoul burglarized early this morning

Sushi Seoul Burglary
Case Number 15-5114

At 3:20 this morning, a call came in regarding a possible burglary in progress at the Sushi Seoul Restaurant, 2532 Willakenzie. Bi-Mart employees had observed two males leaving the business through a front do...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 27, 2015

Strange Prize Scam - Victim called by "Police" from "spoofed" number

Yesterday, a potential victim of a strange ‘prize scam’ did the right thing and independently verified information when she received a phone call telling her she won a prize.

The bottom line in the “Prize Scam” is that if you have to pay money to win ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 26, 2015

Sex Abuse in the Third Degree

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Yesterday around 4:53, p.m., police arrested Jeffrey Michael Williams, age 66, of Eugene for Sex Abuse in the Third Degree. Williams was arrested in relation to an incident that occurred in the lobby of a local restaurant on February 14, in which a teenag...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 26, 2015

Come by the donation “castle” at EPD’s front counter to donate to the Princess for a Day event

Foster care can be difficult, and A Family for Every Child is having a "princess party" in May, for girls in Foster care. They need donated dresses, tiaras, boas, fairy wings, wands, shoes, and jewelry to help make it a special day and to make e...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 25, 2015

Man Charged in Wrong Way, High Speed DUII Single-Vehicle Crash

At 12:53 this morning, Eugene Police officers were called to Wal-Mart, 4550 W. 11th Avenue, regarding single car rollover crash. The driver, Sergio Mares-Velasco, age 24, of Eugene, was driving his vehicle westbound, at an estimated 60-70 m.p.h., down the...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 17, 2015

EPD on the Beat March 2015

March 15, at approximately 11:39 p.m., police responded to the Blind Pig, at 2750 Roosevelt Blvd, regarding a disorderly trespasser who was reportedly refusing to leave. When officers arrived, they contacted the suspect outside the business, Skyler Michae...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 15, 2015

Police Respond to Call Regarding Disorderly Teens Under Influence of Drug

Officers were dispatched to disorderly juveniles in the 2900 block of Summit Terrace Drive around 5:08 a.m. today. While they were enroute, dispatch advised the officers that two teen males had taken an unknown drug at another location and when they arriv...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 13, 2015

Driver attempts to assault officer during traffic stop

Driver Attempts to Assault Officer in an Effort to Escape
Case No. 15-4261

A driver who was stopped for expired vehicle registration attempted to assault a Eugene police officer conducting a routine traffic stop. The officer observed Barney Buse, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 11, 2015

Two Men Arrested During Online Sexual Corruption of a Minor Sting

Today, the Eugene Police Patrol and Special Investigations Unit teamed up for Online Sexual Corruption of a Minor enforcement effort. Two people were arrested today. In each case the suspect has solicited a sexual act online knowing the “girl” was only 1...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 2, 2015

STOP! LOOK! And LISTEN! Eugene Safety Town A Child Accident Prevention Program

What: Eugene Police child safety program for children entering kindergarten in the fall
When: Weekdays July 13 – July 24, either, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m., or 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. Where: Eugene Christian School, 2895 Chad Dr. (Across from Costco), Eugene 97408...Read more

More Information Police
Posted on: February 27, 2015

Lost Dog Apprehended by Police

Lost Dog Apprehended by Police

Photo of Dog: https://eugene.craigslist.org/laf/4910311074.html

Officers clearing from a call this morning near Beltline and River Avenue noticed a black and white Chihuahua dog in the yard at Delta Sand and Gravel. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 27, 2015

Mom thanks officer and relative posts photo to Facebook

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A note came in for an officer who, on February 25, 2015, had just finished a call when he spotted a little boy playing with sidewalk chalk outside. The officer took a few minutes and drew pictures with the boy. What he didn’t know was the little boy was a...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 25, 2015

February 24, Robbery at GJ's Smoke Shop

Tuesday afternoon, Eugene Police arrested Travis Gregory Brumwell, 21, of Oakridge, following a 911 call from an employee at GJ’s Smoke Shop on 4726 Royal Avenue. At approximately 2:21 p.m. The employee called 911 and reported being robbed at knife-point ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 25, 2015

Ridgeline Leash Law Enforcement

Incidents regarding dogs off leash in the Ridgeline Trail System have caused concern for people who use the park and property owners who live in the vicinity of the park. There has been an increase in complaints in regard to people who use the trail and p...Read more

Dog Leash - Signage Police
Posted on: February 24, 2015

Bethel Area Animal Welfare Case Information

After a local media report about a dog who was reported to possibly be neglected, there have been people concerned about the dog. Eugene Animal Welfare would like to clarify information about the dog and its situation.

On February 3 - there was a singl...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 23, 2015

UPDATE: Man Arrested After Crashing Stolen Vehicle at 18th Avenue/Lawrence Street

CASE NUMBER 15-03704

Joseph Lee Umphrey, age 32, of Eugene has been arrested after a crash this morning at 18th and Lawrence St. and is being charged with Unauthorized Use of Vehicle, Elude by Vehicle, Elude by Foot, Driving While Suspended Felony, Hit...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 4, 2015

EPD on the Beat February 2015

February 21, at approximately 12:48 p.m., police responded to the report of a hit and run crash at the Burger King on 15 Division Avenue. During the investigation, officers received information that the suspect, Reid Stephen Brown, age 63, of Eugene, drov...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 23, 2015

Traffic Advisory: 18th Avenue and Lawrence St. Emerg. Vehicles responding to crash

Travelers are asked to avoid 18th Avenue and Lawrence. One lane of traffic is currently closed due to a crash that involved a stolen vehicle. EPD and Fire are responding to the incident, which happened around 11:40 a.m.

The area will be closed for an u...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 18, 2015

Extensive Graffiti Reported in Barger Area

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As many as 15 residents in the neighborhood of Hilton and Nebraska southeast of Royal and Beltline woke up to find tagging containing racial slurs, profanities and other graphic content on their vehicles and homes this morning and reported it. The tagging...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 17, 2015

Missing Person - Noah Michael Dewitt

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On February 14, 2015, around 2 a.m. Noah Michael Dewitt, age 24, left the home of a friend on W. 27th Avenue, on foot. Dewitt was reported missing by the friend, who said that he was apparently in distress, which increases the concern for the subject’s we...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 13, 2015

US Bank Robbed at Gunpoint

The US Bank at 99 E 17th was robbed at gunpoint at 6:02 this evening. The suspect fled with cash. He is described as a male, with average build, black sunglasses, and a black bandana. He was last seen wearing a purple hoodie.

If anyone has information...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 13, 2015

Police investigate shooting at Hwy. 99 and Roosevelt

Update:
Arrested was Dyllon Matthew Welker, age 22, one count of Assault in the First Degree

If anyone witnessed the shooting or has relevant information for this case they are asked to please call Detective Mel Thompson at 541.682.5187 or Detective ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 12, 2015

Police Warn About Possible Personal Safety Issue Regarding Females Being Followed by Males in Suspi

Suspicious Conditions
Eugene Police are continuing to receive disturbing calls regarding women and girls being followed by suspicious male subjects in vehicles. A summary is provided here of recent cases, including more details of two cases noted in a Eu...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 13, 2015

Police investigate shooting at Hwy. 99 and Roosevelt

Eugene Police are investigating a shooting that occurred shortly after 6 p.m. today in a parking lot at Hwy. 99 and Roosevelt. An 18-year-old man was shot and the shooter fled on foot. The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he is being treated.
...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 10, 2015

Online Fraud - Rental/ Real Estate Scams

On February 5, 2015, police received information about a fraud incident where the suspect, Richard Ray Prozinski, age 51, attempted to rent a property listed online. The victim contacted the suspect, and informed him that they were interested in renting t...Read more

Consumer Information Police
Posted on: February 10, 2015

Suspicious Conditions

In the last week, police have received information about a white jeep, possibly a 2001 to 2002 model, in the area of 22nd Avenue and Olive Street. The vehicle is reported to have followed a female on each occurrence and the driver of the vehicle is report...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 9, 2015

Man apprehended after trying to get into Target Store

At 8:01 a.m., today, February 9, a male, who said he was armed with a gun, tried to get into the Target store, 4575 W. 11th Avenue, while employees were arriving for work. He fled on a bicycle. Police were called to the store and began looking for him. Ri...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 9, 2015

Fatal Crash - Oak Street and E. 20th Avenue

Fatal Crash – Oak Street/ E. 20th Avenue
Case #15-02211

The Major Collision Investigations team is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian and a St. Vincent DePaul tractor trailer truck that happened at approximately 10:19 a.m. this morning...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 6, 2015

DUII Saturation Patrols

The Eugene Police Department will partner with Oregon State Police and the Springfield Police Department to provide DUII saturation patrols throughout the weekend. People attending the KLCC Microbrew Festival, are encouraged to practice safety, be respons...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 29, 2015

Woman Reports Unknown Man Tried to Persuade Her to Get Into His Vehicle

On Wednesday, January 28, at 5:20 p.m., a woman called 9-1-1 to report a troubling encounter with a male who tried to talk her into his vehicle near 24th and Patterson, then got mad when she refused.

She reported the male, was pulling out of a day car...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 28, 2015

Man Arrested for DUII After Motorists Call 9-1-1

Man Arrested for DUII After Other Motorists Call 9-1-1
Case Number 15-01483

Last night, January 27, at 11:06 p.m., motorists began calling 9-1-1 to report a reckless, possibly DUII driver, who was speeding, swerving into oncoming traffic and running o...PSA

Please don't drink and drive PSA Police
Posted on: January 26, 2015

Attempted Street Robbery at E. 17th and Patterson

On Sunday, January 25, three females report being approached by an armed suspect who tried to rob them at approximately 12:30 a.m. near E. 17th Avenue and Patterson.

A 19-year-old female with two other female friends, also in their late teens, were wa...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 3, 2014

Details of Military Surplus Provided to EPD (1033 Program)

Eugene Police Department was able to obtain through grants approximately four 1033 surplus program items. Essentially, the few items Eugene Police has are pieces of equipment that it would have had to purchase at taxpayer expense, but that was acquired at...Read more

1033 Program Information Police
Posted on: January 19, 2015

You should be a cop! Now hiring...

You Should be a Cop!
It’s More than a Career, It is an honorExplore Policing at Career Night on January 28

You should be a cop! If you are someone who can perform multiple tasks with ease, you are calm under pressure, you are a good communicator ...For info or to apply...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: January 6, 2015

EPD on the Beat January 2015

January 22 - December 8, 2014, at approximately 11:56 p.m., police responded to an apartment at 90 Commons Drive, regarding a possible robbery in-progress. The suspect left before officers arrived, but information for a possible suspect was found and off...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 23, 2014

I-105/Delta Crash Investigation

Monday at approximately 9:15 p.m., Steven Jay Neer, age 55, of Eugene, was issued a citation for Reckless Driving. The court date for the citation is February 11, 2015.

DEC. 23, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE
Police are investigating an officer-involved crash ...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 19, 2015

Involved Vehicle from Home Invasion Robbery - Have you seen this car?

Suspect Camry

At 3:56 this afternoon, this snapshot was taken just after a home invasion robbery in the Goodpasture Island Road area. The car is an early to mid-90s light-blue or teal-green Toyota Camry four-door, possibly with a stuffed duck in the back window. The li...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 9, 2015

Man arrested for Stalking

SUMMARY: Yesterday at approximately 10:30 p.m., Gabriel James MacIsaac, 40, was arrested by Eugene Police at the Eugene Airport for Misdemeanor Stalking.

Officers arrested MacIsaac, of Eugene, after repeated unwanted contact with a 12-year-old female, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 9, 2015

Keep Celebrations Enjoyable for All - Party Safely and Responsibly

The UO Ducks going for the National Championship on January 12 is a reason to celebrate! It’s a historic milestone for our university and city. Win or lose, emotions in these big games can run high. Most fans react to the outcome in responsible and accept...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 31, 2014

Here is the week's look at some of the crime stats and activity in Eugene

Using the link, below, you can review some of the city’s public safety indicators:
• property crimes in the city by beat• top areas of interest
• Downtown Calls for Service• DLP (property crimes) Crime Rates and Calls for Service for Suspicious Act...Read more

DLP Report Police
Posted on: December 30, 2014

Fireworks not legal unless used between June 23 and July 6, and December 31 and January 1.

June 24, 2014, the Eugene City Council approved two City Code changes to address the pervasive use of fireworks, which raises many concerns for the safety and wel-lbeing of animals, senior citizens, military veterans, refugees, and community members at la...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 23, 2014

Police Seeking Carjacked Vehicle - Black Honda Civic 2-door License ZQP 820

Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for a black, two-door Honda Civic, License plate ZQP 820, which was involved in a carjacking at E. 15th Avenue and Mill Street at 10:18 a.m. today.

A college student was robbed of his vehicle at knife-...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 22, 2014

EPD on the Beat - December 2014

EPD on the Beat December

At 4:48 a.m. on Dec. 22, a 29-year-old man was leaving the Horsehead Tavern at 800 Willamette Street when he reports he was grabbed from behind by an unknown male. Another male approached him from the front and kicked and punc...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 21, 2014

Woman who reported robbery and kidnap cited for false report

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE Dec. 21,2014 Robbery/kidnap Reported by Woman Case No. 14-21862 Update: Today, Decemeber 23, Update: Jami Louise Cameron, age 35, of Cottage Grove, who reported the kidnap/robbery, was cited for Initiating a False Report. PREVIO...

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Police
Posted on: December 18, 2014

Help us identify the armed robber of Little Caesars Pizza

Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit detectives are releasing a composite sketch and some surveillance video to try and help solve the robbery of Little Caesars Pizza, 1711 Willamette, on Monday, Dec. 15, at 8 p.m..

On December 15, Little Caesars Pizza w...View the Surveillance Video

View the Surveillance Video Police
Posted on: November 10, 2014

The Week's Look at Some Eugene Crime Stats and Activity

A Week-by-week Look at Some Eugene Crime Stats and Activity

Eugene Police Department is using data, intervention and prevention to more effectively respond to crime. The more the public is informed about these trends and what kinds of preventive actio...Read more

Crime Stats Weekly Police
Posted on: December 16, 2014

Holiday Property Crime - Package Theft

Recently, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office has sent out information about a white pickup truck in the Santa Clara area that is associated with several package thefts. Because of the increase in property crime during the holiday season and the proximity to...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 13, 2014

Power Outage Affecting Traffic Signals

EUGENE POLICE NEWS
Contact: 541.682.5155December 13, 2014

Power Outage - Use Caution at Intersections

There are multiple utility sub stations down with no current estimated time for resolution. Please treat all affected intersections as four-way ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 12, 2014

Looking for Man Sporting a Mohawk in the 29th and Parkway Area - Associated with Stolen Vehicle

At 7:26 this morning, officers responding to a call for service encountered a vehicle that was stolen and occupied. One of the suspects in the vehicle eluded police on foot and they are now looking for him.

The suspect is described as a white male i...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 11, 2014

Police Locate “Wanted” Driver in Coburg Road Area

Police Locate “Wanted” Driver in Coburg Road Area
Case 14-21355

This morning at 10:14, an EPD Downtown Bike Team officer attempted to stop a vehicle occupied by a male driver and two passengers. The vehicle fled, but the officer was able to identify t...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 11, 2014

Little Caesars Pizza Robbery

Robbery at Little Caesars
1050 Green Acres RoadIncident No. 14-280070

At 12:45 p.m. today, Little Caesars, 1050 Green Acres Road, was robbed at gunpoint of cash and a pizza. Police are responding.

The suspect is described as a clean shaven, whi...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 10, 2014

Eugene man arrested for First Degree Sodomy - Case No. 14-21236

On December 9, 2014, Brian Jeffrey Boe, age 28, was arrested and lodged at the Lane County Jail on charges of Sodomy in the First Degree.

A Eugene Police detective began an investigation of Boe after a photo was found depicting him sodomizing a toddle...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 9, 2014

Ferry Street Bridge – Enforcement Operation

Due to the continued high crash-rate near the Ferry Street Bridge, the Traffic Enforcement Unit will focus on violations on Coburg Road between MLK Jr. Blvd. and W. 8th Avenue. In addition to the standard traffic violations, TEU officers will focus specif...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 8, 2014

Active shooter training in Eugene - Registration information and links

SUMMARY: The Eugene Police Department and the ALICE Training Institute have teamed up to bring ALICE Instructor Training to Eugene at the Emergency Services Training Center on 1705 W. 2nd Ave. on March 2, and March 3. This two day instructor course is des...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 8, 2014

Don't let criminal grinches steal holiday cheer

The Eugene Police Crime Prevention Unit wants students to protect their property over the holiday break and raise awareness of property crime issues and the avenues to report suspicious behavior.

Statistically, the Eugene Police Department is aware t...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 8, 2014

B&B Distributors Armed Robbery

At 8:30 this morning, 9-1-1 received a call regarding an armed robbery at B&B Distributors, 710 W. 6th Avenue. The suspect used a gun to rob the establishment of DVDs. Police are responded and witnesses provided good descriptions of the suspect.

...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 3, 2014

Update to incident in area of Tyler and 7th

UPDATE: The initial reports received by police were alarming and the response considered high-risk due to the presence of a baby and possible weapons. Police resources were sent to the area, including Crisis Negotiation Team and SWAT. The team's efforts ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 3, 2014

Robbery at Subway Restaurant on 6th Avenue

This morning around 8:40 a.m., the Subway restaurant on 490 W. 6th Avenue was robbed of cash. It was reported that the suspect approached an employee, displayed a gun, and demanded money from the register. The suspect was described as 6-feet-tall, wearing...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 3, 2014

Police Responding to incident in area of Tyler and 7th Avenue

At approximately 8:12 a.m. this morning, police received reports of an armed man with a gun, holding a baby, and chasing a woman in the area of Tyler and 7th Avenue.

The Crisis Negotiation team and SWAT were called out, and are attempting to make cont...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 1, 2014

Robbery Sunday at Big Town Hero on Crescent Avenue

Eugene Police responded to the report of an armed robbery at Big Town Hero, 2866 Crescent Avenue in Eugene at 4:39 p.m. Sunday. The suspect was described as a white male approximately 25-35 years, 5’8” – 6”, & 190-210 pounds. He was last seen wearing ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 1, 2014

Preliminary info on shooting downtown

Information is limited at this time and the investigation is continuing. Anyone with information about this incident please call 541-682-5111.

Police
Posted on: November 26, 2014

DUII saturation patrols will search out intoxicated drivers until the end of the month

In an effort to ensure the safety of the community from impaired drivers, EPD will put saturation patrols on the roads and search-out those driving under the influence. Officers will make every effort to actively seek any vehicle that is reported as a pos...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 26, 2014

Make Sure Your Packages Don’t End Up in the Hands of Thieves

With the ease of the internet, purchases can be made in the convenience of your own home, on your own time, with the rewards showing up on your doorstep. It’s the latter that the Eugene Police would like citizens to be conscious of the associated risks. P...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2014

EPD on the Beat November 2014

November 21

Friday morning around 4 a.m., an officer responded to a report from a 17-year-old female victim, whom the suspect would not let out of the vehicle while driving on Hwy 99. The suspect, Kayli Ann Devoogd, age 22, of Coquille, eventually cras...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 21, 2014

Woman Robbed Near 4100 Block of Aerial Way

Woman Robbed Near 4100 Block of Aerial Way
Case 14-20215

A 43-year-old female on her way to work exited the bus near the Winco on Barger at 10:30 p.m. November 20. While cutting through the parking lot at the Oregon Medical Clinic at 4135 Aerial Way,...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 19, 2014

Robbery at 76 Gas Station

Last night at approximately 9:56 p.m., the 76 gas station on 925 W. 6th Avenue was robbed of cash. It was reported that the suspect approached an employee, displayed a gun, and demanded money from the register. The suspect was described as 6-feet-tall, me...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 18, 2014

Rape-Coburg Rd. Area

At 5:58 p.m. today, police responded to a sexual assault near the parking lot at 463 Coburg Road.

A female in her 20s reported walking to her parked car when the attack occurred. The suspect, who was armed with a knife, took the victim to nearby bu...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 18, 2014

I couldn’t fall prey to a scam!

That’s what everyone thinks. But, there are so many scams out there that if you are in the right situation, you might get taken off guard. For instance if you had a recent problem with your credit card or bank account, you might be more vulnerable to a sc...Scams

Scams Police
Posted on: November 17, 2014

Commendations from the Public - October

A same of those commendations

October 2014

The Eugene Police Department received 30 commendations from citizens in October, 2014. Below is a sample of those commendations.

• Officers were commended by the Bethel School District Superintende...Commendations

Commendations Police
Posted on: November 12, 2014

Four Tips to Help You Prevent Traffic Crashes

Interesting fact: Collision investigators often use the term ‘crash’ instead of ‘accident’ because they rarely are ‘accidents’ without any apparent cause. Eugene Police is releasing public service announcements about how to reduce crashes by eliminating ...Read more

Crash Reduction PDF/Links Police
Posted on: November 14, 2014

Beware the Scare-Tactic Scammers

Another warning to the public: Eugene Police have received half a dozen reports of scams in the past week alone. That doesn’t account for the people who don’t report they have been victimized. Eugene Police are continuing to hear of scams in which the per...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 14, 2014

Boy Reports Attempted Abduction

A school official at Prairie Mountain School contacted a school resource officer yesterday at approximately 10:31 a.m. to report a possible abduction that occurred Wednesday. A 9-year-old student at the school informed the official that while riding his b...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 12, 2014

Murder Investigation

At approximately 5:20 p.m. yesterday, police responded to an apartment at the 1200 block of Jacobs Drive for a deceased subject. The victim, Elaine Kay Wooden, 61, of Eugene, was discovered at the residence, and the medical examiner later determined that ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2014

Three Juveniles Arrested for North Eugene High School Arson

Three Juveniles Arrested for North Eugene High School Arson
Case Number 14-19302

At 1:07 p.m. today, a fire was discovered in a North Eugene High School boys bathroom, near the cafeteria. The area around the fire was evacuated as Eugene-Springfield F...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2014

Bicylist Knocks 8-year-old Boy Down in Walk Your Wheels Zone

Illustrating the need for the walk zone was a crash that occurred today at 2 p.m.

At 2 p.m., an 8-year-old boy was holding the door open for his mother to the Willamette Store, 1077 Willamette, after purchasing a soda. A bicyclist, Tyler Samuel Rhode...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2014

Assault near West Bank bike path

At approximately 10:19 p.m. last night, police officers responded to a reported assault and fire at a campsite near the West Bank bike path in the Copping Street area. Responding officers found a 57-year-old male who had been assaulted and the campsite o...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 5, 2014

Walk Your Wheels – Signage Going Up in Downtown Area

Some new disk-type signage “Walk Your Wheels” are being installed in sidewalks in the downtown area. The new signage clarifies where people skateboarding and people biking must walk and not ride on the sidewalk in a designated area downtown. Some new dis...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 4, 2014

Roommate Stabbed in Dispute

Last night at approximately 9:37 p.m., officers responded to the 4300 block of Goodpasture Loop regarding a dispute between roommates. The female victim and partner share an apartment with the suspect, Cameron Edward Brooks, age 33. The victim reported to...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 4, 2014

Oregon Community Credit Union Robbery

Oregon Community Credit Union Robbery
Incident Number 14-252315

Oregon Community Credit Union at 488 E. 11th Avenue was robbed at approximately 10:12 a.m. today, November 4, 2014, by a white male in his mid-twenties, 5’10” tall, with short dark hair, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2014

Cougar Spotted in Hendrick's Park Area by Two Officers

Cougar Spotted in Hendrick’s Park Area
on Fairmount Boulevard, South of Summit Avenue

At around 1 a.m. on Sunday, November 2, Eugene Police officers responding to an unrelated call for service spotted a cougar standing in the street on Fairmount Bl...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2014

Fatal Crash at W. 7th/Charnelton-Olive

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE
November 1, 2014Contact: After-hours Media Line

Fatal Crash at W. 7th and Charnelton

Saturday, November 1, at 7:45 a.m., Eugene Police investigated a fatal, single-vehicle crash that occurred on W. 7th between Charnelto...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 31, 2014

Woman Awakes to Burglar Climbing in Her Bed, Police Receive Two Additional Reports

UPDATE:
Update: Since the first report, police have received two additional reports from the same general area of Kinsrow, around the same time: 3:30 a.m. In one report, the female awoke to see the suspect standing in her bedroom. She challenged him and...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 2, 2014

EPD On-the-Beat October 2014

October 31
The night was busy. Several alcohol-related calls for service to include disputes, assaults, MIP(s), and alcohol overdoses. There were also a handful of warrant arrests and traffic citations. The West University streets were filled with what ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 30, 2014

Investigators Looking for Information

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In the past two weeks, police officers have served two search warrants at the 1500 block of Sylvan Street. The search warrants are related to a string of burglaries in the area near the UO campus and a burglary in Corvallis. Evidence recovered suggests th...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 28, 2014

Santa Clara/ River Road Garage Door Burglaries

Over the past few weeks, the Crime Prevention Unit has received information about several burglaries, specifically in the Santa Clara and River Road area, where entry was made through open or unlocked garage doors.

Burglaries that occur from unforced ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 28, 2014

Halloween Safety Tips

Tips for all residents:

• Motorists should drive extra cautiously on Halloween evening, as excited youngsters may forget some of their safety rules and dart out in front of cars.

• Residents are urged to have a well-lighted doorstep and yard, and to...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 28, 2014

Halloween Reminder to Partier

Eugene Police will be taking action on alcohol-generated problems and behavioral crimes in the West and South University Areas as well as the rest of the City during this Halloween weekend.

To prevent and res...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 24, 2014

Sex Abuse Suspect Arrested, Police Seek Information

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Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit followed up on a rape reported by a victim to an agency from another state and yesterday at 3:46 p.m. arrested Marvin Paul Harley, age 48, of Oregon City, for Sex Abuse in the First Degree, Sodomy in the Second Degree, Ra...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 23, 2014

Springfield Man Arrested for Drive-By Shooting Incident

Arrest in drive-by shooting
Case No. 14-17703

Eugene Police detectives and Springfield Police arrested a 19 year-old Springfield man in connection with a gang-related drive-by shooting targeting two pedestrians last week. Victor Hugo Martinez, age ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 17, 2014

Public Advisory - Central Lane NON-emergency Line Equipment Issue

Non-emergency Line Equipment Delay – Directions for Public Calls

Central Lane 9-1-1’s NON-emergency line (541-682-5111) has an equipment issue with a delay in access to the phone tree. When people call that line, 541-682-5111, they will get silence fo...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 20, 2014

Lane County and Eugene Joint Crisis Negotiation Team Takes Honors

NEWS RELEASE FROM LANE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND EUGENE POLICE DEPARTMENT

Lane County and Eugene Crisis Negotiations Team Takes Honors

Last week members of Eugene Police and Lane County Sheriff’s Office Crisis Negotiations Teams (CNT) attended t...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 16, 2014

Umpqua Bank Robbery at Valley River Drive

Umpqua Bank Robbery
Case No. 1417867

The Umpqua Bank at 1175 Valley River Drive was robbed at approximately 1:48 p.m. today, at which time the suspect demanded cash. The suspect is a white male in his 30s, 6-feet tall, with a medium build, short crew-...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 14, 2014

Suspect in 'Spencer's Butte Vehicle Break-ins' Arrested

Yesterday at approximately 1:34 p.m., an officer located James Edward Walters, who is a suspect in a series of Identity Theft and Unlawful Entry of Motor Vehicle cases where stolen credit cards were used at local stores. Walters was located with his vehic...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 13, 2014

EPD Cold Case Squad Seeking Public Tip in 1974 Case

Eugene Police Cold Case Squad is also working on the case, below. If anyone has tips in this case locally, please call 541.682.5111.

From: Clark Co. Sheriff's Office

Sent: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 7:32 AM

Subject: Authorities in Vancouver,...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 13, 2014

Thinking about a new career? Check out Eugene Police Officer Career Night

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE
October 13, 2014For further information, contact:
Melinda McLaughlin, APR, Public Information Director, at 541.682.5124John Hankemeier, Public Information Coordinator, at 541 .682.5197

Is a Career in Law Enforcemen...VIDEOS

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: October 10, 2014

Umpqua Bank Robbery at 59 E. 11th Avenue

Bank Robbery – Umpqua Bank
Case Number #14-17451

Police responded to a robbery at Umpqua Bank, 59 E. 11th Avenue, at around 10:15 this morning. The suspect threatened the use of a firearm and fled with cash. Police conducted a search with negative res...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 9, 2014

Man to be Arraigned Today in 2008 Rape of 12-year-old at Alton Baker Park

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Anthony Wayne Meredith, age 22, of Park City, Utah, will be arraigned today at the Lane County Jail on charges of Rape in the First Degree, Rape in the Second Degree, Sodomy in the First Degree, and Sodomy in the Second Degree.

On December 31, a 12-ye...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 2, 2014

Police Seek Public's Help to Locate Stolen Painting

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Between May and August of 2014, a person purchased a painting from a Eugene second-hand store. It had been stolen in a burglary during that time-frame from a residence in West Eugene. The case’s detective is seeking the public’s help to locate the paintin...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 1, 2014

Thursday Night Football Travel Information

SUMMARY: Thursday night’s UO Football game brings excitement to the area, but also heavy traffic at a time of day when people many people are already on the road. Here are a few tips from EPD to help people who are traveling in the area in the hours befo...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 1, 2014

UPDATE: 'Locked Out of Car Thief'

Yesterday at approximately 4:05 p.m., an officer was in the area of Royal Avenue and Hughes Street when police received information from an observant citizen that a person matching the ‘purse theft suspect,’ Kaylynn Colleen Whitney, age, 27, of Eugene, wa...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 3, 2014

EPD On the Beat - September 2014

September 30

Tuesday at approximately 4:05 p.m., an officer was in the area of Royal Avenue and Hughes Street when police received information from an observant citizen that a person matching the ‘purse theft suspect,’ Kaylynn Colleen Whitney, age, 27,...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 29, 2014

'Locked Out of Car, Thief'

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The subject in the photo is a person of interest related to a number of thefts initiated in the Winco Grocery parking lot. The female approaches her victims and tells them she is locked out of her vehicle. She then asks for a ride to the area of Malabon E...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 26, 2014

Results from Weekend - Party Safe, Party Responsibly Patrols

Results from the weekend patrols:

Friday, September 26There were 29 total contacts.
Of those there were 20 were Arrested/Cited in Lieu of Custody or issued a Uniform Traffic Citation. Nine others were contacted/warned or other.

The most com...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 26, 2014

Beware the Scare-Tactic Scammers

Eugene Police are continuing to hear of scams in which the perpetrators are impersonating officers, IRS agents, and financial institutions. In the most recent case, the suspect is telling the victim that they need to send money for bail, or a similar cau...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 26, 2014

DUII Saturation Patrols - Back-to-School Weekend

This weekend, in an effort to ensure a safe back-to-school weekend for college students, EPD will partner with SPD to search-out DUII drivers. The officers will make every effort to actively seek any vehicle that is reported as a possible DUII, regardless...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 24, 2014

Beware Ecstasy "Candy"

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In recent weeks, the Downtown Team has focused enforcement on the Park Blocks due to public complaints and criminal activity. Last Thursday, at approximately 7:14 a.m., officers observed two suspects in that area in violation of park rules, Bradley Lyndo...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 22, 2014

Crisis Intervention Training Goes Regional

Eugene Police Department, Lane County Sheriff’s Office, and Springfield Police team up for first Lane County Regional Crisis Intervention Training

Law enforcement officer crisis intervention team training is expanding county-wide. September 23 – 26th, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 19, 2014

Failure to stop for bus safety lights

In the last few weeks since the start of school, the Traffic Enforcement Unit has contacted numerous drivers for failing to stop, and remain stopped, while the red safety lights are flashing on school buses. Upon talking to the drivers who have failed to ...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 19, 2014

Internet Crimes Against Children Arrests

In an effort to curtail child sexual victimization and underage sex trafficking, Eugene Police have been conducting a summer-long operation. This summer, beginning in July, the Eugene Police Street Crimes Team and Special Investigations Unit teamed up for...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 18, 2014

Missing Person - Found by Oregon State Police near Burns

Warren Chester Tucker was found this afternoon by Oregon State Police near Burns. Troopers received information that Tucker was headed in that direction, and when the highway was closed due to cattle crossing, the troopers recognized the vehicle and subje...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 18, 2014

Missing Person

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On September 17, 2014, around 9 a.m. Warren Chester Tucker, also known as, “Spud,” age 87, left the residence where he is living, in a 2006 Ford Focus, License #168CGG. Tucker was reported missing by his daughter, who said that he suff...

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Police
Posted on: September 16, 2014

Morning Crash on Eastbound Beltline Update

Traffic Blocked on EB Beltline at NW Expressway
Case No. 14-15770

At 7:50 this morning, Eugene Police were dispatched to a multiple-vehicle crash, blocking eastbound Beltline near Northwest Expressway.

According to witnesses, a silver 1992 Dodge...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 15, 2014

Citizen tip leads to arrest of one of New York’s Most Wanted Fugitives

The Eugene Police Department received a tip that Jahson Marryshow, age 31 was now residing in Eugene. EPD quickly learned Marryshow was wanted out of Ulster County, New York, and was listed as their most wanted fugitive. Marryshow was wanted in connection...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 15, 2014

Eugene Police Arrest Suspect Involved In Rape Case No. #14-15616

Eugene Police responded to the area of Martin Luther King Blvd. and Scout Access Road at approximately 8:12 p.m. regarding a female who had just been sexually assaulted. Upon arrival officers discovered the female victim had been beaten and raped by an un...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 12, 2014

Girl Reports Suspicious Man Tried to Talk Her into His Van

Case No. 14-15512
Today, and EPD School Resource Team officer was called regarding a 12-old-female student, who reported a male subject standing outside his van with the passenger side sliding door open attempted to get her to go in his van yesterday at ...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 11, 2014

Boots and Badges - Blood Drive

Today as part of a friendly competition, the Eugene Police Department and Eugene Springfield Fire Department competed in the annual Boots and Badges blood drive. The competition is to see which department can donate the most blood to support the Lane Bloo...Read more

Boots and Badges - Video link Police
Posted on: September 10, 2014

Don't Let Scare-Tactic Scammers Fool You

Eugene Police are continuing to hear of scams in which the perpetrators are impersonating officers, IRS agents, and financial institutions. It is easy to get taken in, even if you are usually suspicious of scams. These scams try to alarm you or scare you...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 10, 2014

All lanes on Hwy 99 overpass near Roosevelt Blvd have reopened.

Shortly after 12:40 p.m. a grass fire was reported on the north side of the railroad tracks off the Hwy 99 overpass, near Roosevelt Blvd. All lanes and the nearby railroad tracks were temporarily closed while emergency crews responded. All lanes and railr...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 10, 2014

Hwy. 99 overpass, near Roosevelt Blvd. Shut Down Both Directions - Grassfire

Traffic Advisory
Hwy. 99 overpass, near Roosevelt Blvd. Shut Down Both Directions - Grassfire

The Hwy. 99 overpass, near Roosevelt Boulevard, in Eugene, is shut down in both directions while emergency response occurs for a grassfire in the area. Trave...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 9, 2014

Patrols at Maurie Jacobs Park

Recently, residents in the area around Maurie Jacobs Park called Eugene Police to report concerns about suspected criminal activity near the river. Police met with them and the residents provided their observations that the quality of the park was deterio...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 8, 2014

Truck Inspections Today near Coburg Road and Fox Meadow

As part of a state grant, the Eugene Police Department, with the help of Lane County Sheriff’s Office Weighmasters and Oregon Department of Transportation, will be conducting truck inspections throughout the day on Monday, September 8, in the Coburg Road ...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 5, 2014

Prevention Works. Let's Repeat! UO Game Day and Spencer Butte Parking Theft Prevention

An ounce of prevention works! Last week reminders were put out to UO football fans and to Spencer Butte visitors (news, social media, fliers, posters, information kiosks, public service announcements, and patrols by EPD volunteers) to prevent vehicle brea...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 2, 2014

Focus! Traffic Safety as Children Return to School

Focus on traffic safety as kids return to school

With children returning to schools, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like to remind motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and skateboarders to use extra caution, especially near schools. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 28, 2014

Homemade bombs found detonated in north Gilham neighborhood

Early this morning, homemade explosives, made with empty beverage containers, were detonated by unknown people, causing an explosion loud enough to wake several people in the RiverPointe neighborhood. The device design has been seen recently in the same n...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 28, 2014

UO Football Game Day Driving Tips

The Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like your game day commute to go as smooth as possible. By following these suggestions you can reduce your commute time, ease congestion around Autzen Stadium, and reduce the risk of traffic crashes.

1.)...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 28, 2014

Spencer's Butte Vehicle Break-ins

We have been getting at least three calls every day from owners of vehicles who have had their cars broken into and items stolen. This trend started about 2-3 weeks ago in the Spencer’s Butte parking lot and most of the thefts have happened in the hours n...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 26, 2014

Custodial Interference - man possibly fleeing out of country with 4 children

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Eugene Police News Release
August 26, 2014For further information, contact: Ofc. Robert Rosales 541.682.5111
Melinda McLaughlin, APR, Public Information Director, at 541.682.5124John Hankemeier, Public Information Coordinator, 541.682.5197

Cust...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 26, 2014

Top 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in America

For 2013, the most stolen vehicles* in the nation, according to the NICB report, were (total thefts in parentheses):

1. Honda Accord (53,995)
2. Honda Civic (45,001)3. Chevrolet Pickup (Full Size) (27,809)
4. Ford Pickup (Full Size) (26,494)5. T...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 26, 2014

Click-it or Ticket

Monday, August 25, and running through Sunday, September 7, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will once again participate in a statewide traffic safety campaign, “Click-it or Ticket Blitz.” The traffic safety campaign is a state-wide selective tr...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 22, 2014

UPDATE: Information sought in Dean Eric Sweeden Death Investigation

Our Violent Crimes Unit has been investigating the death of 23-year-old Dean Eric Sweeden, who died after being involved in a physical altercation. He was found on Wednesday, August 20 at around 7:35 a.m. and 9-1-1 was called. Our officers were dispatch...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 22, 2014

UPDATE: Barricaded Suspect Safely Taken into Custody

UPDATE: the name of person arrested for Interfering is Kelly Ann Cooper, age 57, of Eugene.

Officers directed Cooper several times to stay inside her apartment, for her safety and for that of officers. She continued to come out of her apartment to smo...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 21, 2014

Barricaded Suspect Safely Taken into Custody

Suspect Safely Taken into Custody on Felony Charges
Case 14-14104

A suspect in a dispute barricaded himself inside his apartment after police responded to call for service in the 1300 block of Charnelton at approximately 6:04 this evening. Kevin Scott...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 20, 2014

Police Investigate Man’s Death - Case No. 14-14013

Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit detectives are continuing to investigate an adult male’s death after he was found injured, possibly from an assault, around 7:35 a.m. today. He was found in the W. 6th Alley and Lincoln area. The man has been identified a...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 6, 2014

EPD-on-the-Beat August 2014

August 31
Randall Clark Fetterman, age 54, was arrested on August 31 at 3:45 p.m. after he was reported to be lighting items on fire and throwing them into a recycling can in the 1400 block of Patterson. When confronted by two people nearby, he fled. A p...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 7, 2014

Fox Hollow Road Fire Update

FOX HOLLOW ROAD FIRE UPDATE
Fire crews have declared the structure fire at 32491 Fox Hollow Rd to be under control. It is anticipated that two to three fire companies will remain on scene until this evening for further overhaul and initial fire-cause inv...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 7, 2014

House fire - near Spencer's Butte Traffic Advisory

CENTRAL LANE 9-1-1 NEWS RELEASE
CONTACT: Melinda McLaughlin, 541.968.0497

House Fire Near Spencer's Butte

Fire and law enforcement resources from Eugene and Lane County Sheriff's Office are responding to a house fire in the 32000 block of Fox Hollo...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 31, 2014

Police Determine Man's Death in Danebo Area Consistent with Being Run Over by a Vehicle

Case No. 14-12764

Investigators have been continuing the investigation into Charles Lewis Irwin's death and have been able to determine it was caused by injuries consistent with being run over by a vehicle. The incident occurred around 11:00 p.m., Wed...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 5, 2014

Quick Capture: Harry Richie's Robbery Suspect

Quick Capture: Harry Ritchie’s Robbery Suspect
Incident No. 14-174619

Harry Ritchie’s Jewelers, 260 Valley River Center, was robbed at gunpoint of cash at about 11:19 a.m. today. EPD Patrol officers, Valley River Center Security and store employees ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 17, 2014

EPD On-the-Beat July 2014

July 31

Thursday evening, media called about police activity near Royal Avenue. Kenneth William Hinton, 41, had warrants and a restraining order. He had violated his restraining order and burglarized the victim’s home and police were called to contact ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 24, 2014

Eugene Marathon - Traffic and course details

On Sunday, July 27, the annual Eugene Marathon will begin its 26.2 mile route at E. 15th Avenue & Agate Street in Eugene at 6:00 a.m.

Course Details

The marathon race course has three distinct sections: the Eugene street section, the Springfie...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 23, 2014

Police Looking for Information

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Around 2:38 a.m. this morning, the 5th Street Public Market was burglarized. The suspect entered the northwest door of the market, stole keys from the janitor’s room, and used the keys to enter the main courtyard and the café area. While in the café, the ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 23, 2014

Burglary Prevention Tips

Burglary – unlawfully entering a building to commit a crime – continues to be a big problem here in Eugene, with break-ins occurring on a daily basis citywide. We continue to see a large proportion of burglaries involving open or unlocked doors or windows...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 22, 2014

Subway Sandwich Shop at W. 18th Robbed

Subway Robbery
Case No. 14-12229

The Subway sandwich shop at 1720 W. 18th Avenue was robbed at gunpoint at approximately 9:42 a.m. today. The suspect is a white male in his 30s or 40s with a blonde ponytail, and last seen wearing a black baseball hat...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 17, 2014

Fire Update -

EUGENE-SPRINGFIELD FIRE DEPARTMENT UPDATE
Eugene-Springfield Fire Department reports the fire is not under control, but it is contained. There is no current concern of the fire spreading further. The evacuation order has been lifted with the exception o...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 17, 2014

Fire Evacuation for 1-mile radius within 26th and M

The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department is responding to a large fire at Springfield Forest Products, 1651 South F Street (near S 18th and Booth Kelly Road). Responders are asking people to stay out of the area. The fire started at about 4:41 p.m. No other...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 17, 2014

Fire at Springfield Forest Products (posted for Eugene-Springfield Fire)

The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department is responding to a large fire at Springfield Forest Products, 1651 South F Street (near S 18th and Booth Kelly Road). Several surrounding streets are closed and responders are asking people to stay out of the area.. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 15, 2014

Beltline/I-105 Enforcement - Following too closely

Officers with the Eugene Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit will be focusing on drivers that follow to closely to other drivers on Beltline and I-105. Police officers stop drivers for violations every day, but certain violations continue to be a...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 14, 2014

Safety Town - Opening Ceremonies

Over 120 pre-kindergarteners are participating in the Safety Town child safety program that kicks off MONDAY. Children will learn over 20 safety topics throughout the two-week long camp.
Monday will begin with an “opening ceremony,” where Chief Kern...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 9, 2014

Special Olympics Torch Run

The Flame of Hope torch, carried by local law enforcement officers as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run, will pass through Lane County on Wednesday, July 9, with law enforcement personnel carrying the Special Olympics Torch through Oregon to raise awa...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 8, 2014

Will your kids' car seats protect them in a crash?

Eugene Police join with community partners to offer child safety seat check-ups

WHAT: Child safety seat check-up event

WHEN: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Eugene Fire Station 2, 1705 W 2nd Ave

WHO: Certified child ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 7, 2014

Fireworks not legal unless used between June 23 and July 6, and December 31 and January 1

Eugene Springfield Fire and Eugene Police and the Metro Explosive Disposal Unit have been taking steps to reduce the volume of unlawful displays, including through public service announcements, education and enforcement. This year, more emphasis was place...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 7, 2014

Results of DUII Enforcement July 4th

To combat the often deadly problem of impaired driving, the Eugene Police Department along with Springfield Police Department and Oregon State Police, were out in force this past weekend cracking down on impaired drivers, and today reported the results of...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 3, 2014

Butte to Butte Traffic

The 41st annual Butte to Butte 10K road race will be held on Friday, July 4. Eugene Police advise area residents and visitors to plan their morning travel to avoid the race’s route.

On Friday, July 4, the Butte to Butte race will begin at 8:00 a.m. a...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 2, 2014

"No Refusal," further details and clarification

To combat the deadly problem of impaired driving, the Eugene Police Department, along with Oregon State Police and Springfield Police Department will be out in force on July 4, conducting a DUII enforcement.

Every day of the year, police officers seek ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 30, 2014

Protect Your Pets During July 4

Fireworks went on sale June 23, and as July 4 gets closer, there may be more people using fireworks. For many pets, this time of year is more scary than Halloween and it is a potentially dangerous time. Fireworks, loud noises and large gatherings of famil...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 25, 2014

"No Refusal," July 4, DUII Enforcement

To combat the deadly problem of impaired driving, the Eugene Police Department, along with Oregon State Police and Springfield Police Department will be out in force on July 4, cracking down on impaired drivers.

This latest enforcement strategy is one ...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 24, 2014

Fireworks enforcement and ordinance change

June 24, 2014, the Eugene City Council approved two City Code changes to address the pervasive use of fireworks, which each year raises many concerns for the safety and wellbeing of animals, senior citizens, military veterans, refugees, and community memb...Read more

Social Host FAQ Police
Posted on: June 19, 2014

Traffic Signal Pole Replacement


Travelers are asked to use alternate route or avoid the area of 11th Avenue and Seneca Road due to the replacing of a traffic signal pole. The approximate time expected to complete the replacement is 1 p.m.

Police
Posted on: June 17, 2014

Child safety seat check-up event - Valley River Center

WHAT: Child safety seat check-up event

WHEN: Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Valley River Center, Main Parking lot at Valley River Drive & Valley River Way

WHO: Certified child passenger safety technicians will help i...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 28, 2014

Traffic Enforcement Unit to focus on areas of high crash-rates

Officers with the Eugene Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit will be focusing on areas that statistics have shown to have high crash-rates. Multiple officers will enforce all traffic laws with attention primarily focused on the following violatio...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 6, 2014

EPD On-the-Beat June 2014

June 5

An officer responded to the 1100 block of Ferry Street at approximately 10:15 p.m. regarding a trespasser, and contacted the suspect Jason Allen Charles, age 48. Charles immediately displayed hostility by encircling the officer with his fists ra...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 6, 2014

Teen Reports Attempted Abduction - Police Seeing Witness Help

An 18-year-old female has reported to police that a man attempted to abduct her yesterday, June 5, around 12:15 p.m. near 18th and Bertelsen.

As she was walking to her vehicle, a man tried to grab her. She was able to break free, run to her vehicle, an...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 2, 2014

EPD On-the-Beat - May 2014

May 31

A few minutes before 2 a.m. Saturday, officer’s contacted Anthony Bharwada Chavez, age 37, on the corner of Broadway and Olive Street, regarding an open container of beer. Chavez conveyed his disapproval of the law and refused to comply with off...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 2, 2014

Weekend Party Patrols Stats Show 48 Percent Increase in Illegal Behavior (Update/Citations)

May 30 Citations

9 Open Container - CLC
5 Prohibited Noise Warnings12 Loud Party/Noise Warnings
3 Minor In Possession - CLC3 Possession/Consumption Unlicensed Premise - CLC
3 Interfering With Police - Arrests1 Trespass
2 Unruly Gathering2 F...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 30, 2014

The June 9 deadline to register for the Eugene Police Activities League is quickly approaching

SUMMARY: Space is still AVAILABLE for this active summer camp for youth from ages 8 to 13. (Camp is June 23-27).

Don’t let today’s weather fool you! Summer is just around the corner!

Eugene Police Activities League (PAL) Camp, in partnership with...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 29, 2014

Police seeing increase in unsafe partying behavior

Police are seeing an increase in out of control behavior, fueled by alcohol and in at least one incident, by a powerful illicit drug LSD. At approximately 4:52 p.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to the 2200 Block of Agate for a report of an overdosin...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 24, 2014

Pedestrian-Vehicle Fatal Crash at River Road (near Irving)

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASEMay 24, 2014
Contact: after hours media line 541.682.5155

Auto v. Pedestrian Fatal at River Road/Federal Way (Irving)Case Number 14-8722

At approximately noon today, an 80-year-old Eugene male pedestrian was heade...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 22, 2014

Door-to-Door Solicitors

Vigilant citizens have been calling Eugene Police recently with reports of suspicious door-to-door solicitors. Reports of aggressive soliciting have come from areas near Riverview St., Coburg Rd./Pioneer Pike, Delta Hwy/Ayres Road, and Honeywood St. While...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 19, 2014

Click-it or Ticket

Beginning Monday, May 19, and running through Sunday, June 1, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide traffic safety campaign, “Click-it or Ticket Blitz.” The traffic safety campaign is a state-wide selective traffi...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 16, 2014

Bicycle Theft Prevention Tips

Spring is here. More people are out cycling, and that means bike thefts are likely to surge. There were 1010 bicycles reported stolen in 2013, 848 bicycles reported stolen in 2012 and 846 reported stolen in 2011. A total of 65 bikes were recovered last y...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 14, 2014

Police Looking for Tire Slashing Suspects

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Tuesday morning, officers responded to the area in the 1800 Block of Brewer Avenue, between Gilham Rd. and Norkenzie Rd., for a report of slashed tires. Several cars in the area had been targeted and tires slashed.

If you have any information about ...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 2, 2014

Saturation Patrols for Cinco De Mayo and UO Football Spring Game Celebrations

Eugene Police will partner with Oregon State Police and the Springfield Police Department in anticipation of any alcohol-related calls for service Friday thru Monday.

DUII saturation patrols will search out intoxicated drivers and give police the abi...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 2, 2014

EPD On the Beat - April 2014

April 30

Around 7:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to the Walmart parking lot at 4550 West 11th Avenue for a dispute between a truck driver from Froggy’s Towing company and Timothy Arthur Manning, age 54. Manning took exception to his vehicle being to...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 29, 2014

Eugene Man Arrested for Encouraging Child Sex Abuse - 2nd Degree

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At 2:52 p.m. today, Shane Michael Emory, age 38, of Eugene, was arrested for Encouraging Child Sex Abuse 2. Eugene police investigators received information and a search warrant from Albany Police Department regarding Emory’s involvement in Child Pornogra...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 28, 2014

Traffic Advisory - Avoid Alder Street near E. 11th Avenue for Vehicle/Pedestrian Crash

Travelers are asked to avoid the area of Alder Street and E. 11th Avenue, which is currently blocked by emergency vehicles and vehicles involved in crash. EPD is responding to a two-vehicle crash involving a pedestrian in the area. EPD and Fire responded ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 26, 2014

Suspect in shooting in custody -Marion County SO

EUGENE POLICE NEWS UPDATE
April 27, 2014

The suspect in the shooting, Daniel Garges, 38, of Eugene, has been arrested in the Salem area by Marion County Sheriff's Office. MCSO was assisted by Salem Police Department, Oregon State Police, Woodburn Poli...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 25, 2014

19-year-old Arrested for Use of Child in Display of Sexually Explicit Conduct

19-year-old Arrested for
Use of Child in a Display of Sexually Explicit ConductCase No. 14-4495

On April 18, Elliot Thomas Cumer, age 19, of Eugene, was arrested for Use of a Child in a Display of Sexually Explicit Conduct. A Eugene Police investig...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 24, 2014

Register Your Youngster Now for Eugene Police Activities League Day Camp!

SUMMARY: Space is still AVAILABLE for this active summer camp for youth from ages eight to 13. (Camp is June 23-27).

Don’t let today’s weather fool you! Summer is just around the corner!

Eugene Police Activities League (PAL) Camp, in partnership ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 24, 2014

Beware of Scammers!

Criminals are continually crafting new scams geared toward separating you from your savings, or reprising old scams. Financial and internet crimes are some of the fastest growing crime trends.

Eugene Police Financial Crimes Unit has seen a flurry of ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 23, 2014

Police Looking for Information

Over the past few weeks, there have been three separate incidents reported in West Eugene where bicyclists and pedestrians have been the target of reckless endangering by an unknown suspect who has shot at victims with four inch darts.

In each inciden...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 21, 2014

Bank Robbery – Columbia State Bank at 874 Seneca Road

At around 12:18 p.m. today Columbia Bank at 874 Seneca Road, was robbed of cash using a note. The suspect is a white male, in his early 30s, 5’7” tall, average build, facial stubble, and last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with neon green writing on the ...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 19, 2014

Police Release in Death Investigation

Death Investigation
Update:

The name of the deceased male is Tyler Wayne Alexander (date of birth 10/16/1986), of Springfield.

Previous Information Released:A 27-year-old male was found deceased at the house. He did not live at the involved ad...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 18, 2014

EPD Receives Call of "Mountain Lion," Sighting Near Maurie Jacobs Park

This morning at 6:21, Central Lane 9-1-1 received a call advising of a ‘mountain lion’ near the entrance to Maurie Jacobs Park, 150 Fir Lane. The caller reported seeing a mountain lion and its cub near the play area of the preschool. Eugene Police respond...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 18, 2014

Captain Sam Kamkar Graduates from FBI National Academy

Capt. Sam Kamkar

Eugene Police Department is proud to announce the graduation of Captain Sam Kamkar from the FBI National Academy. He was among 221 law enforcement officers who recently graduated from the FBI National Academy program at Quantico, Virginia. The 256th ses...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 17, 2014

U.S. Bank Robbery - Royal Avenue

At around 4:22 p.m. today US Bank at Albertson’s, 4740 Royal, was robbed of cash using a note. The suspect is a white male, in his early 50s, 5’5” tall, thin build, with scrubby facial hair, and last seen wearing a blue beanie cap with tassels or lower po...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 14, 2014

Police Respond to Two Unrelated Juvenile Arson Incidents

Police responded to two arson cases, one today and one yesterday. The two cases appear unrelated.

Case 1: At 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 13, Eugene Police responded with Eugene Springfield Fire to Kennedy Middle School, 2200 Bailey Hill Road after rep...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 9, 2014

Man Arrested for DUII, Reckless Driving, Hit and Run, Driving While Suspended (Felony)

Last night, April 8, at 11:15, a bus driver called in a reckless driver on Beltline from Roosevelt. The vehicle, a 1988 Chevy Monte Carlo with specialty plates, crashed in the area of Beltline and Roosevelt and continued on Beltline until exiting northbo...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 7, 2014

Bi-Mart Pharmacy Robbed - Suspect in Custody

At around 2:18 p.m. today the Bi-Mart pharmacy at 1680 W. 18th Avenue was robbed of pharmaceuticals using a note. The suspect is a white male, in his 30s, 5’6” tall, medium build, with bright red dyed hair, and he was last seen wearing a black beanie, bl...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 7, 2014

Assault Reported on Raber Road

At approximately 2 a.m. this morning officers responded to the 600 block of Raber Road after neighbors called 9-1-1 and detained the suspect, Tyler Joseph Kowalchuk, age 20, without struggle.

The 50-year-old female victim reported being home alone whe...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 4, 2014

Traffic Advisory - Broadway/Hilyard

Avoid Broadway/Hilyard Area – City Working to Clear Illegal TrespassersTravelers are asked to avoid the Broadway/Hilyard area for the next several hours as the City helps a group of people who have been trespassing since September 2013 to vacate the p...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 1, 2014

12 Cited for Criminal Trespass After Refusing to Leave City Manager’s Office After Hours

This afternoon, a group of people staged a sit-in at the City Manager’s Office and refused to leave. At 5 p.m., they were advised the office was closed and they indicated their intention to stay. At 5:45 p.m., the group was informed that they would be sub...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 1, 2014

Hero for a Day

The Eugene Police Department has teamed with A Family for Every Child, and is asking the community for donations to help support the first annual “Hero for a Day,” event, for boys in Foster care. Items needed for donation are; hero costumes, masks, caps, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 28, 2014

Police advise to be aware of internet scam

The Eugene Police Crime Prevention Unit is receiving information about a new internet scam where the online entity claims to be a company with the name “IT Solutions.” The company contacts the victim and then offers to clean the victim’s computer files in...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 28, 2014

Robbery last night at U.S. Bank - Albertsons

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At approximately 6:37 p.m. last night, Eugene Police responded to a report of a robbery at the U.S. Bank inside Albertsons at 1675 W. 18th Avenue, which involved the suspect using a note to rob the bank.

The suspect is a white male, mid 20s, 5’8”, and...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 27, 2014

Death Investigation - Case No. 14-4814 (Update)

UPDATE

The Eugene Police Department is conducting a criminal investigation into the death of Russell Lee Penn, born July 24, 1952. The address of the investigation is 957 Archie Street, where he lived. Police were withholding the name until his family ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 27, 2014

Data Led Policing Report - March 26, 2014

The following PDF is a report of the latest crime trends in Eugene Oregon.

DLP Report (PDF) Police
Posted on: March 26, 2014

St. Patrick's Day - DUII Enforcement Numbers

Multi-agency saturation patrols aimed at preventing and stopping drunk drivers took place last weekend and into St. Patrick’s Day the following Monday.

The staffing increase gave police the ability to respond effectively to DUII drivers in all areas o...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 26, 2014

Traffic Enforcement Focus at W. 7th Ave./I-105

75 Violation of Designated Speed
11 Cell Phone Violations24 Driving Uninsured
11 Illegally Tinted Windows1 Pedestrian Violation
2 Failure to Obey Traffic Control Device5 Registration Violations
1 Unlawful Lane Change3 Driving While Su...Read more

Traffic Enforcement Numbers Police
Posted on: March 4, 2014

EPD On the Beat - March 2014

March 27

Approximately 12:21 p.m. Friday, officers arrested Jason Aaron Wofford for Disorderly Conduct – Interfering, and Possession LT of 1 Ounce of Marijuana. Wofford was reported to be armed with a lethal cutting instrument and to have menaced two p...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 24, 2014

Charges in Armored Truck Hold-up

Update: Armored Truck Attempted Robbery – Shooting
Case No. 14-4709

The 28-year-old suspect, Anthony Sam White, from Salem, was arraigned today at the hospital on a charge of Robbery in the Third Degree.

At 3:31 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, a 28-yea...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 22, 2014

Armored Truck Attempted Robbery - Shooting

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE 
Armored Truck Attempted Robbery - ShootingCase No. 14-4709

At 3:45 p.m. today, there was an attempt to rob an armored truck at Albertson's, 55 Division. One of the armored truck employees fired rounds at the suspect, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 21, 2014

Police Arrest Suspect in 2/28 Vehicle-pedestrian Hit and Run Crash

Yesterday, March 20, the Eugene Police Department Major Collision Investigations Unit arrested Benjamin Michael Stanton, age 25, for Felony Hit and Run, and DUII in a vehicle/pedestrian hit and run case case. Stanton was lodged at the Lane County Jail on...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 20, 2014

Police investigate homicide and fire

Police Investigate Homicide of George Bundy Wasson

Subsequent Carjacking of Two Victims at Kinsrow

Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit detectives and Arson investigators are continuing to investigate two related incidents that occurred March 19, 2...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 19, 2014

Police ask for assistance to help locate stolen car

Early this morning around 1 a.m. in the Kinsrow area, a victim was robbed at gun-point and their vehicle was stolen. Police ask for help locating the vehicle, which is a 2006 BMW, black, four-door, 330i, with the California license plate 6NFD197. The susp...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 19, 2014

Elk Avenue Fire

At 12:36 a.m. this morning, Eugene/Springfield Fire responded to a fire at a home on 2014 Elk Avenue. In the process of putting out the fire, a person at the home was found deceased.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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Police
Posted on: March 18, 2014

Robbery at Fred Meyer Pharmacy

At approximately 1:40 p.m. Eugene Police responded to a report of a robbery at the Fred Meyer Pharmacy located at 60 Division Avenue. Employees reported a male with face bandages, an arm sling and glasses, handed a note to the person at the pharmacy. The...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 14, 2014

Rape reported to have occurred near S. Garden Way on March 11

Case No. 14-4124

The abduction and rape of a 29-year-old female on Tuesday, March 11, at S. Garden Way near the round-about was reported to police yesterday at 6:12 p.m. The suspect is reported to have forced the victim into his vehicle and transporte...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 14, 2014

DUII Saturation Patrols

Multi-agency saturation patrols aimed at preventing and stopping drunk drivers will be in effect throughout the weekend and into St. Patrick’s Day, Monday.

After a successful Super Bowl multi-agency event, that included several arrests, and zero fatal...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 12, 2014

Spring Break - Crime Prevention Tips

Protect your property – During spring break, criminals have a tendency to target student property; specifically cars and homes.

If you are leaving town for the break or if you are going to be away from your property for an extended period of time, her...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: March 11, 2014

Suspect Arrested for Public Indecency at Willamette High School

This morning at approximately 8:00 a.m., a 33-year-old man exposed himself to a teacher in the front of a classroom at Willamette High School.

The suspect, Christopher Lynn Vanorden, entered the classroom with the students. When the teacher recognized...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 7, 2014

SWAT Deployed in Downtown Area for Arrest of Man on Sexual Misconduct Charges

Replica airsoft type pistol

This morning at 8:04, Police received report of sexual misconduct by a 23-year-old man with a 17-year-old minor female. Patrol followed up on the report and developed probable cause for arresting the suspect, Steven Mejia, age 23, of Eugene.

Because M...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 6, 2014

Data Led Policing Report - March 5, 2014

The following PDF is a report of the latest crime trends in Eugene, Oregon.

DLP Report (PDF) Police
Posted on: March 4, 2014

Man Arrested for Assault 2 After Dispute Outside Tavern

Rodolfo Zambrano

At 8:44 Saturday night, 32-year-old Rodolfo Zambrano of Eugene and a 47-year-old Eugene man were in an argument inside the Horsehead Bar, 99 W. Broadway. Both were asked to leave. According to witnesses, once outside the dispute continued.

According t...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 4, 2014

Pair Arrested for Arson/Burglary at Whirled Pies

Matthew Curtis Bossard

At around 10 p.m. yesterday, Matthew Curtis Bossard, age 32, and Leticia K. Kagele, age 36, were refused service at Whirled Pies, 1123 Monroe, because they were intoxicated. After they left, employees locked the door to the business. Bossard and Kagele re...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 3, 2014

STOP! LOOK! And LISTEN! - Eugene Safety Town - A Child Accident Prevention Program

What: Eugene Police child safety program for children entering kindergarten in the fall
When: Weekdays July 14 – July 25, either, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m., or 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. Where: Eugene Christian School, 2895 Chad Dr. (Across from Costco), Eugene 97408...Read more

News Release/Application Links Police
Posted on: March 4, 2014

Man Arrested for Forgery After Mall Purchases

Ryan Alexander Mitchell

Case No. 14-03530

Yesterday, shortly after noon, two Valley River Center mall businesses called to report a man who had passed a counterfeit bill at each of their establishments.

According to the businesses, Ryan Alexander Mitchell, age 27 of Vida,...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 3, 2014

U.S. Bank Robbery W. 29th

Police are looking for a robbery suspect who left US Bank, 55 W. 29th, with cash at approximately 9:46 a.m. today. The suspect, a white male in his 40s, 5’11” tall, thin build, with a thick light colored fake mustache, was last seen wearing a black cap,...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 4, 2014

Vehicle/Pedestrian Crash Garfield/W. 9th Avenue

Hit and Run Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Crash
Case No. 14-03418 On 02-28-2014, at approximately 7:46 p.m. Eugene Police officers along with the Eugene Fire Department responded to a vehicle vs pedestrian crash near the intersection of Garfield Street and W...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 28, 2014

Robbery at Columbia Bank on Seneca Road

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Police are looking for a suspect in a robbery at Columbia Bank on Seneca Road that occurred at approximately 3:00 p.m. today. The suspect, a white male in his late 50s, 5’11” tall, 180 lbs, medium length grey hair tucked behind ears, was last seen wearing...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 27, 2014

Traffic Enforcement Focus at Valley River

Here is the citation count for yesterday's enforcement focus at Valley River Drive and Valley River Way:

Operating motor vehicle using mobile communication device- 45
Seatbelt- 9Driving uninsured-14
Illegal U turn-1Disobey traffic control device ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 27, 2014

Data Led Policing Report - Feb 26, 2014

The following PDF is a report of the latest crimes trends in Eugene, Oregon.

DLP Report (PDF) Police
Posted on: February 26, 2014

Traffic Enforcement Unit to focus on areas of high crash-rates

Officers with the Eugene Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit will be focusing on areas that statistics have shown to have high crash-rates. Multiple officers will enforce all traffic laws with attention primarily focused on the following violatio...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 25, 2014

Beware of Scammer

Eugene Police recently received a call from a man and his twin in another state who have received two calls from someone claiming to be from the Eugene Police Department advising that they have warrants for both their arrest and that they need to return t...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 24, 2014

US Bank Robbery at E. 17th

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Police are looking for a suspect in a robbery at US Bank, 99 E. 17th that occurred at approximately 11:33 a.m. today. The suspect, a white male in his late 20s, 5’9” tall, medium build, light blonde hair, was last seen wearing a dark zip-up jacket. He lef...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 22, 2014

Three Portland Men Arrested Sunday After Armed Dispute at Local Bar

At 1:55 a.m., as patrons were leaving the bar after a concert, officers were dispatched to the dispute. The initial information indicated security guards at the location were involved in a physical dispute with multiple subjects, and that at least one su...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 24, 2014

Come by the donation “castle” at EPD’s front counter to donate to Princess for a Day event

Foster care can be difficult, and The Family for Every Child is doing a "princess party" in March, for girls in Foster care. They need donated dresses, tiaras, boas, fairy wings, wands, shoes, and jewelry to help make these girls day special. ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 16, 2014

Police Cite Wrong Way Driver in Franklin Blvd. Crash

Police responded to a four-vehicle crash on Franklin, near Walnut, around 6:45 p.m. today, after a driver went westbound in the eastbound lanes. Yuan Jiao, age 22, who was driving a BMW sport utility vehicle, was cited for Reckless Driving and Driving Whi...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 13, 2014

Don't be a victim of "car-hopping," and "free-boxing"

Local area thieves are taking advantage of unlocked vehicles with items left inside. They call this “car hopping” and “free boxing”. Thieves check areas such as parking lots, parking garages, and locations where they know the owner will be away for a defi...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 1, 2014

EPD on the Beat - February 2014

February 14, 2014

The activity for the night was busy. At one point we had officers tied up on two separate MVA DUII Crashes.  The theme of the night appeared to be disputes, disorderly subjects, suicidal subjects, and a domestic dispute.

 
 DUII...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 13, 2014

Eugene Police Arrest Suspect in Sex Abuse Case No. 14-2273

Eugene Police have arrested Timothy Schley, age 29, of Eugene, in connection with sexual abuse of a Willamette High School student. Officials from Bethel School District have helped with the investigation.

On February 7, EPD School Resource Team was c...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 11, 2014

Robbery - Oregon Stove Works

At 10:13 a.m., a white male entered Oregon Stove Works at 3170 West 11th Ave, and demanded money from the person attending the register, using a threatening weapon and robbed the store of cash. The subject left on foot and is described as a white male, 5’...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 10, 2014

3-Flags Traffic Safety Blitz

Beginning February 10, and running through Sunday, February 23, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide traffic safety campaign called “3-Flags”. The 3-Flags Traffic Safety Campaign is a state-wide selective traffic...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 10, 2014

Robbery - RIte Aid on Coburg Road

At 1:53 p.m. on Sunday, February 9, a white male entered the Rite Aid at 1560 Coburg Road, and made contact with the pharmacist. He robbed the store of prescription medicine using a note and threatening a weapon. The subject left on foot, then in a vehic...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 6, 2014

Cold Weather Pet Safety

Winter weather is back in Eugene, and just like people, animals get cold too. When the temperature drops, it is important to consider the needs of your pet, and to keep them safe and in a warm location.

The American Veterinary Medical Association offe...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 5, 2014

U.S. Bank Robbery

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Shortly before 5 p.m. today the U.S. Bank, located at W. 7th and Chambers (1717 W. 7th) was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash after the suspect displayed a note, then left on foot.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, approximate...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 4, 2014

Advisory: Please only call 9-1-1 if you have an immediate emergency/hazard.

 
Advisory: Please only call 9-1-1 if you have an immediate emergency or immediate life/health/safety hazard 
Power lines and trees are down across the county and Central Lane 9-1-1 is being flooded with calls. In order to keep the lines free for imme...More info and video link on next page

Inclement Weather Driving Tips - Video Police
Posted on: January 31, 2014

DUII Saturation Patrols - Super Bowl Weekend

Multiple agencies that include; EPD, SPD, Coburg PD and OSP, will partner for DUII saturation patrols this weekend with grant-dollar funding. OSP will also utilize grant-overtime to focus on speeding motorists on the areas arterial highways. People should...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 26, 2014

EPD On the Beat - 'police blotter highlights' - January

January 30
A short time before midnight, Wednesday, an officer responded to an apartment at the 2000 block of Goodpasture Loop regarding a vehicle theft. Jesse David De Lay, age 35, was located walking in the area, and the officer developed information t...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 14, 2014

Dispatch and Records System Changeover Successful for Two Cities

The Cities of Eugene and Springfield have converted to a new public safety records management and dispatching system for Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Services on schedule and without any service disruption.

SunGard is the new public safety syste...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 5, 2013

EPD on the Beat - 'police blotter highlights' - December

December 31
Today at 4:24 a.m., officers responded to 2100 block of N. Danebo regarding a possible menacing. Upon arrival, Officers contacted Bill Joe Newman, age 73, standing in the middle of the street. Newman was holding a flashlight in his left hand ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 31, 2013

Threat with gun results in arrest at apartment complex

Eugene Police responded to a report of an armed subject at 1328 Oak Patch Rd. The subject was reported to have threatened at least one other tenant at the apartment complex with a pistol. Officers made contact with the subject who was later identified a...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 31, 2013

Estafas destinadas a latinos

Recientemente en Eugene se han cometido varias estafas que implican llamadas telefónicas como la siguiente: una persona dice representar a una compañía de servicios públicos (agua, electricidad, gas), para después exigir un pago de dinero que supuestament...Read more

Noticia de Crimen Police
Posted on: December 27, 2013

Scam Targeting Latinos

A recent scam in the Eugene area involves a caller who claims to represent a utility company and demands a payment of cash by the victim to avoid having their utilities immediately cut-off.

There are other variations of the call where payment is demand...Read more

Flier/pdf Police
Posted on: December 24, 2013

Treats Come Early this Year to Responsible Pet Owners

Senior Animal Welfare Officer Ted Carlson will be out this morning delivering Christmas treats to dogs whose owners are sure to be on the “nice list” this year through their responsible pet ownership.

Officer Carlson and his Santa hat will be in the a...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 12, 2013

Man Assaulted at Random, Similar to Reports of “Knock-out Game” in Larger Cities Around the U.S.

Christopher Alan Branham

On Monday, December 10, at about 1:30 p.m., a 44-year-old white Eugene man was walking downtown near the LTD Bus Station at 10th and Willamette, when a 30-year-old male coming toward him from the opposite direction suddenly punched him several times in th...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 12, 2013

Cold Weather Driving Tips

The top two things you should do:1. Slow down
2. Leave plenty of driving distance, don't accelerate quickly and don't brake abruptly

•Drive defensively and cautiously – your eyes should be looking ahead and down the road so you can see conditions ...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 6, 2013

Traffic Update - Don't drive if you don't have to

Although Ferry Street Bridge and I-105 at 6th have been re-opened, there is a slew of more crashes being reported to 9-1-1. 7th and I-105 is now shut down as a tractor trailer jackknifed. Crews on are on the way to re-gravel that roadway.

9-1-1 notes...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 11, 2013

Traffic Advisory- Avoid 28th and Chambers/Almaden

There is a jack-knifed truck hauling a 30-foot camp trailer blocking 28th and Chambers/Almaden where thawed ice has refrozen, becoming slick. Please avoid that area. Public Works is responding.

Eugene Police would like to remind travelers that it may ...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 26, 2013

Make sure your packages don't end up in the hands of thieves

With the ease of the internet, purchases can be made in the convenience of your own home, on your own time, with the rewards showing up on your doorstep. It’s the latter that the Eugene Police would like citizens be conscious of the associated risks. Pac...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 3, 2013

Drive Safely - Crashes reported due to snow

There have beeen plenty of crashes reported today. If you don’t need to travel, to stay home. If you do have to go out, please use extreme caution and try to choose flat travel routes, avoiding hills and on ramps.

There are some areas that should be a...Read more

Additional inclement weather driving tips Police
Posted on: October 23, 2013

On the Beat at EPD November 2013 (police blotter highlights)

November 28
Night November 27Foggy and quiet.  Patrick Andrew Logan was casing cars near 15th & Willamette.  When an officer spotted him he ran away. The officer tracked him to the 1400 block of Olive and arrested him on his Theft 3 warrant, and fo...Read more

Police
Posted on: January 2, 2014

EPD on the Beat - October

Each day our watch commanders have a briefing of a few noteworthy calls. While some of these calls make the news, more often than not they don’t. However, they give some indications about the types of calls our officers are going to. This is a compilation...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 26, 2013

DUII saturation patrols will search out intoxicated drivers Friday

Multi-agency saturation patrols aimed at preventing and stopping drunk drivers will continue during and after the final UO home game of the football season Friday.

In an effort to ensure football fans’ and other community members’ safety from impaired...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 25, 2013

Missing, Endangered Man Found Alive and Healthy

Mr. Carlson has been located. He was found in a locked closet at the Southtowne facility. He is alive and healthy.

Thanks are due to the public and Lane County Sheriff’s Office Search and rescue. There were many people who searched.

The Communicat...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 25, 2013

Police seek public's help to find missing elderly man (Case No. 13-21244)

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Eugene Police are seeking the public’s help to find an endangered elderly man who has been missing since about noon today.

Walter Carlson, 83, walked away from his residence at Southtowne Living Center, 360 W. 28th, this afternoon and hasn’t been loca...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 24, 2013

Home Invasion Robbery Suspects Captured

EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASENovember 24, 2013
Contact: After hours/weekend Media Lline 541.682.5155

Home Invasion Robbery Suspects CapturedIncident 13-18737

At around 11:20 last night, two armed home invasion robbers threatened a male victim at...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 21, 2013

Update: Officer- Involved Shooting

Update: Officer-Involved Shooting

At 2:45 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20, Officer Aaron Johns, age 40 and a 15-year veteran of the Eugene Police Department, stopped a red Honda mini-bike at the Fire Station driveway on Bailey Hill Road. During the init...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 20, 2013

Officer Involved Shootings

Interagency Deadly use of Force Investigation:
https://vimeo.com/27072292https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-G1ApUEXcbo

Myths and Misconceptions - Law Enforcement Use of Deadly Force

Lane County regional law enforcement agencies are supporting the...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 20, 2013

Officer Involved Shooting Near Churchill High School at 2:45 p.m.

At 2:45 p.m. today, what began as a traffic stop evolved to an incident with a Eugene Police officer calling for emergency cover and a modified school lockdown for Churchill High School and a lockdown at Kennedy Middle School. Shortly afterwards, there wa...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 20, 2013

Armed Subject Pursuit Ends in Capture, Witness Sought

Case No. 13-20944

At around 10:10 last night, a caller reported seeing a suspicious male and female in a car parked in front of the Ivy Market in a black Ford Explorer. The male was armed with a handgun and made a gesture with his other hand like he w...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 7, 2013

EPD Teams-up with UO Interns

PROBLEM: Local college students are victims of property crimes, usually at a much higher rate than the common citizen. Frequent crimes in this demographic include; non-forced entry at off-campus rentals, car break-ins, laptop thefts and bicycle thefts. In...Read more

News Release Police
Posted on: November 6, 2013

Laptop theft prevention information

The following link is a PDF document that contains information on laptop theft and the things you can do to reduce your vulnerability.

Laptop Theft PDF Police
Posted on: November 5, 2013

System Allows Public to Conveniently Report Certain Crimes Online

The Eugene Police Department provides an online police reporting option for the public. Online reporting allows citizens to conveniently file crime reports on frequently occurring types of property crime that are committed in Eugene. This removes the dela...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 4, 2013

Club anti-theft device sold-out until Thursday

In response to the on-going problem of auto theft in Lane County, Eugene Police are hoping to help provide drivers with this effective deterrent tool to protect their vehicles from theft. While statistics have not been compiled, Eugene Police detectives r...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 30, 2013

Data Led Policing - October 30,2013

The following PDF is a report of the latest crime trends in Eugene, Oregon.

DLP Report Police
Posted on: October 30, 2013

Vehicle Theft Prevention - "The Club"

In response to the on-going problem of auto theft in Lane County, Eugene Police are hoping to help provide drivers with this effective deterrent tool to protect their vehicles from theft. While statistics have not been compiled, Eugene Police detectives r...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 28, 2013

Man Charged with DUII/Reckless Driving After Crash at Willamette and Broadway

Today, at 2:53 p.m., a 1995 Silver Chevy Blazer, driven by Floyd Edward Hargiss, age 74, of Eugene, was travelling northbound on Willamette toward Broadway. Hargiss reported he was going to hit his brakes, but hit the gas instead. He then swerved to miss ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 22, 2013

Three Suspects Arrested After Random Assault on Couple: Suspect Stabbed by Victim

Police were called at 10:48 p.m. yesterday to the 700 block of Stephens Drive after reports of a stabbing. An investigation showed that three individuals, Travis Gregory Brumwell, age 20; Jeffery Leon Guinn, age 19; and Sharif Mohamed Gharaib, age 20, had...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 18, 2013

Police Arrest four, recover a firearm with silencer

Four Suspects Taken into Custody
Case No. 13-19018

Around 10:50 a.m. today, Eugene Police served a search warrant at the residence in the 900 block of Chambers. SWAT and Metro Explosives Disposal Unit and EMS were also present due to information rece...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 17, 2013

Data Led Policing - October 16, 2013

The following PDF is a report of the latest crime trends in Eugene, Oregon.

DLP Report Police
Posted on: October 9, 2013

Data Led Policing - October 9, 2013

The following PDF is a report of the latest crime trends in Eugene, Oregon.

DLP Report Police
Posted on: October 11, 2013

US Bank Robbery

Today at 1:30 p.m., U.S. Bank, located at 99 East 17th Avenue, was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect has been described as a white male, in his 40s, 5’7” tall, with a medium build, salt and pepper beard, and last seen wearing a plaid gr...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 8, 2013

Quiznos Robbery - Suspect Sketch

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On September 17, 2013, Quiznos Restaurant, located at 4355 Commerce Street, was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect threatened the use of a weapon.

The suspect has been described as a white male, in between 25-35, 5’9” tall, wearing a ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 3, 2013

Chase Bank Robbery

Chase Bank Robbery
Incident No. 13-99024

At 10:16 a.m. today, Chase Bank, 1100 Willamette Street, was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash after the suspect displayed a note.

The suspect has been described as a dark-skinned male, in his 50s, 5’...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 2, 2013

Arrest made in UO and Local Business Theft Cases

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Arrest made in UO and local business theft cases
Detective Seeking Any Additional Business Victims

A suspect has been arrested for a series of thefts at the UO and local businesses in which computers or large appliances were stolen. David Tetukevich...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 26, 2013

Fatal Pedestrian/Train Crash

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a train on September 26 at 1:39 p.m. at 1st and Van Buren. According to witnesses, Shannon Gale Bergstrom, age 31, no known address, walked onto the tracks and the crash appeared intentional. The involved train was a wes...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 25, 2013

Reminder to Weekend Revelers

Party Safe, Party Responsibly - To prevent and respond proactively to potential alcohol and behavior problems, Eugene Police will be proactively working in the West and South University area as well as downtown, as college students begin to return for fal...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 24, 2013

University Students Return

With the return of students to college campuses, this is an opportunity to provide helpful tips to a population often seen as “target-rich” by property thieves. As part of the Property Crimes Reduction Strategies; the Crime Prevention Unit in partnership...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 11, 2013

Robbery at Pacific Continental Bank

Eugene Police and FBI are investigating a robbery that occurred at 4:39 p.m., Monday, September 9, 2013, at Pacific Continental Bank on 2021 River Road. The suspect is a white male, medium build, approximately 5’ 8” tall, with brown hair, a beard, and bel...Read more

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Posted on: September 5, 2013

Back-to-school Traffic Safety

With children returning to schools, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit would like to remind motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and skateboarders to use extra caution, especially near schools. After a long summer vacation, neighborhoods around sc...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 22, 2013

Busy Weekend in Eugene with Traffic Implications

SUMMARY: This weekend Eugene will be busy with community events; know the traffic implications and plan your route accordingly.

Saturday August 24, Eugene will once again be bursting with flair and character as the Eugene Celebration Parade will march ...Read more

Police
Posted on: August 9, 2013

Vehicle Compliance Program

Starting August 1, when a motorist is stopped by a Eugene Police officer for some violations regarding equipment, vehicle registration, and drivers’ licenses, they may be eligible for a new City of Eugene Vehicle Compliance program, often referred to as a...Read more

Vehicle Compliance Form Police
Posted on: August 8, 2013

New Patrol Vehicles

For a look at the vehicles, scroll down and clink on the link at the bottom of this story!

SUMMARY: As a result of Ford no longer manufacturing the Crown Victoria sedan, EPD has spent two years testing patrol vehicles currently on the market. We will...Video Link...

Video Link... Police
Posted on: July 19, 2013

Now Chief's Annual Report Video Available Online

The report was taped along with the visuals and is available for viewing now at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ahe7R2Mj328

Eugene Police Chief Pete Kerns has provided an annual report on the department and local crime. Topics included crime statistics...Video Link

Chief's Report Video Police
Posted on: August 7, 2013

Extensive Phone Outages Reported from 38222 McKenzie Highway down to the Thurston area

Extensive phone outages are affecting residents from 38222 McKenzie Highway down to the Thurston Area. The lines are expected to be down until 4 p.m. Central Lane 9-1-1 was advised by Century Link that phone lines were out, affecting the ability of reside...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 25, 2013

Police Seek Tips in Last Night's Fatal Ferry Street Bridge Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash

Case No. 13-13595

Last night, July 24, at approximately 10:09, Police were called to the scene of a crash involving a 32-year-old pedestrian, Nicholas Asher Tendick, and 1998 red Ford Ranger pick-up driven by Dallin Jeffrey Stewart, age 19, of Vernal, ...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 19, 2013

Detectives Seek Tips in Police Impersonation Case

On June 9, 2013, a local woman was stopped on River Road in Eugene between 3:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. The stop was made by an unknown color sedan that had overhead emergency lights. The individual who made the stop was wearing a blue uniform and was not disp...Composite Sketch

Composite Sketch Police
Posted on: July 15, 2013

UPDATE: Public Indecency Case

Anthony Richard Long

Police Seek Help in Public Indecency Case
Case No. 13-10912

On Saturday, July 6, a Eugene Police Officer arrested a 23-year-old white male, Anthony Richard Long, age 23 of Eugene on charges of Private Indecency and six counts of Public Indecency. Th...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 17, 2013

"Safety Town," Day 3

SUMMARY: TODAY will be “Day 3” of Safety Town and more than 140 pre–Kindergarten campers from two sessions will be practicing their traffic and pedestrian skills on the Safety “TOWN.” Also, this camp would not have been possible without generous donatio...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 16, 2013

Adolescents Experiment With Dangerous Drug

South of Royal Avenue on the bicycle path along Beltline Highway, a young man was found yesterday morning by police officers lying unconscious in a ditch on the west side of the path. The officers immediately attempted to awake the juvenile and observed h...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 10, 2013

Information Exchange Facilitation

At 18th and Hilyard around noon today, a bicycle ridden by a 20-year-old female collided with a white or silver sedan. A middle-aged white male with glasses was driving. According to the investigating officer, the bicyclist didn’t have any brakes on the b...Read more

Police
Posted on: July 6, 2013

Police Investigate 33-year-old man's death

Eugene Police are investigating the death of James Earl Jacobsen, Jr., age 33, of Eugene.

At this point in the investigation, the Medical Examiner will be conducting tests to determine the cause of Jacobsen Jr.'s death.

Last night around 7:05 p....Read more

Police
Posted on: July 3, 2013

Butte to Butte Traffic Advisory

Don’t Be Delayed – Know the Closures!

SUMMARY: Eugene Police advise of street closures associated with the Annual Butte to Butte race.

The annual Butte to Butte 10K road race will be held on Thursday, July 4. Eugene Police advise area residents and...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 28, 2013

9-1-1 restored

A power outage of unknown origin impacted radio lines and 9-1-1 in the Central Lane Service Area (majority of Lane County). Staff has been able to restore radio and 9-1-1 service.

Residents needing fire or ems service were asked to go directly to the c...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 24, 2013

Pedestrian/Vehicle Crosswalk Enforcement

Every corner is a crosswalk. And, pedestrians and motorists have a shared responsibility for safety. Regardless of who is legally in the right, a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian can take place in an instant but have consequences that last a ...Read more

Every Corner is a Crosswalk video tips Police
Posted on: June 21, 2013

UPDATE: Police Investigate Man's Death

Update June 22, 2013

The deceased man's name is William James McKnight, 4/1/72.

The other involved party was detained and questioned, then released.
The investigation is continuing and no criminal charges have been filed at this time. Police are...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 17, 2013

Homeowner Interrupts Burglar, Who is Captured After K-9 Search

A homeowner arrived home in the 1500 block of Jefferson at around 12:22 p.m. today to interrupt a burglary in progress. He confronted the suspect, who ran.

The homeowner kept ‘eyes on’ the suspect for a time and updated police, who responded, and bega...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 6, 2013

Police Commission to Host Key Lane County Leaders for State of Public Safety Forum

The Police Commission is hosting key Lane County leaders for a State of Public Safety Forum on Thursday, June 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m, at the Eugene Public Library. Panelists will discuss the state of public safety, issues of importance, and thei...Read more

Police
Posted on: June 6, 2013

Click It or Ticket Enforcement Results

From Monday, May 20, through Sunday June 2, Eugene Police issued 503 total citations as part of the Click it or Ticket Seatbelt enforcement.

The lack of seatbelts were not the only infractions noticed. In addition to 44 citations for not adults not we...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 31, 2013

Register Your Youngster Now for Eugene Police Activities League Day Camp!

Don’t let today’s weather fool you! Summer is just around the corner!
Eugene Police Activities League (PAL) Camp, in partnership with Pacific Source, Selco, Oregon Credit Union, and UO--------------------

Eugene Police and its partners are offering...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 29, 2013

Local Celebrities Campaign to License Our Four-legged Eugeneans

Bev Smith and Pee Wee

It’s estimated that of Eugene’s approximately 40,000 dogs, only 40 percent are licensed. With the help of local celebrities, the City of Eugene Animal Services Program is launching a campaign aimed at increasing the number of licensed dogs. Local celebrit...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 8, 2013

Sketch Released - Attempted Kidnapping/Burglary

Police worked with the woman complainant and are releasing a basic sketch. If there are any relevant tips, please contact 541.682.5166.

On May, 7, around 10:30, a woman who lives in the River Road area reported she was in her kitchen when she heard...Read on...

LINK TO SKETCH Police
Posted on: May 23, 2013

Downtown Public Safety Zone Exclusion Request Case Summaries

(61 & 62)
The following are summaries of the two exclusion cases in the month of May.On the morning of May 7, a subject was observed wearing a hockey mask, walking in the traffic lane and flailing his arms in the area of 10th and Willamette. A sho...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 22, 2013

Fatal Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash - Goodpasture Loop

Fatal Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash – 4820 Goodpasture Loop
Case No. 13-9193

A pedestrian has died after a pedestrian/vehicle crash that occurred at the Chevron Parking lot, 4820 Goodpasture Island Road. The low-speed crash occurred around 4:37 p.m. May 21...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 20, 2013

Bike Thefts Increase 64% in 2013 First Quarter

More people are out cycling, and based upon the current increasing numbers of thefts, EPD would like bicyclists to be aware of tips to protect their property.

There were 848 bicycles reported stolen in 2012 and 846 reported stolen in 2011. That’s abou...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 16, 2013

Click it or Ticket!

There were 1,038 child passengers under age four injured in Oregon traffic crashes last year. A third of these children were improperly restrained or unrestrained. Last year in Oregon, 61 people died in crashes and were not wearing their safety belts.
...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 16, 2013

EPD Responds to Significant Property Crime Hot Spot in west Eugene area

Prediction and response are the keys to Eugene Police’s data-led policing strategy. EPD’s weekly crime stats show a significant property crime spike in the west Eugene neighborhood; specifically Barger-Roosevelt, N. Terry-Hwy. 99N.

In the last four w...Read more

Police
Posted on: May 15, 2013

EPD Report Shows Officers Encountering More Weapons on the Street

EPD Crime Analysis Unit reports that over the first three months of 2013 there has been a 33 percent increase in Weapons Offenses, with an 89 percent increase in weapons possessed illegally and a 19 percent increase in weapons being carried concealed.
...EPD REPORT

EPD REPORT - WEAPONS OFFENSES 2013 Police
Posted on: May 13, 2013

Honoring EPD's Fallen Officers - Police Week

Ofc. Kilcullen Unity Tour 2013

Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world converge on Washington, DC to participate in a number of planned events which honor those that have paid the ultimate sacrifice. There is a contingent from Eugene and Lane Coun...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: April 19, 2013

Stop! Look! and Listen! Eugene Safety Town Teaches Kids Accident Prevention

Preschoolers Ride in Safety Town Cars

What: Eugene Police accident and safety program for children entering kindergarten
When: Weekdays July 15 – July 26, either, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m., or 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. Where: Eugene Christian School, 2895 Chad Dr. (Across from Costco), Eugene 97408

...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 16, 2013

Latest Downtown Public Safety Exclusion Request Case Summaries

LATEST(60)
On April 10, around 11:30 a.m., a bike officer was patrolling in the area of the West Park block when he noticed a group of subjects sitting on the benches and standing under the covered area. While riding up he noticed an adult male tak...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 12, 2013

Man Arrested for DUII/Arson/Hit & Run

Matthew Scott Devinney photo

Last night at 5:37 p.m., Police were called to Village Avenue Apartments after a woman reported glass breaking at her residence. It was reported that 28-year-old Matthew Scott Devinney of Eugene, had thrown material through a window into a room and it was...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 12, 2013

Shots Fired at Walmart, Suspect in Custody

Joshua Damon Abdon

Eugene Police responded to calls about a man shooting off rounds into the air at the Walmart parking lot, 1040 Greenacres. Walmart employees reported Abdon had discharged his handgun numerous times at the streetlights behind Walmart, and the employees qui...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 9, 2013

Police Respond to Loud, Serving Alcohol to Minors Party - Issue Unruly Gathering Citations

Last night, April 8, at around 11 p.m., Eugene Police responded to loud noise complaints from more than one citizen referencing 17tt and 18th/Mill St. Arriving officers found several loud parties in the area, but at 17th and Mill there was one residence,...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 3, 2013

Eugene Animal Services Progress Report Released

NEWS RELEASE April 3, 2013
Animal Services Contact:Paula Hunt, Acting Public Information Coordinator, at 541.682.5197, or
Melinda McLaughlin, Public Information Director, at 541.682.5124Media: Animal Services Manager Kelly Darnell will be available ...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: April 1, 2013

Off Duty Officer Spots Stolen Vehicle - Two Arrested

Gardner and Honochick

At about 12:33 p.m., Sunday, March 31, an alert off-duty EPD officer spotted a vehicle he recalled as being reported stolen. He called it in to dispatch, and several EPD officers saturated the area. By the time the vehicle stopped, it was in Springfield a...Read more

Police
Posted on: April 1, 2013

Police Seek Stolen Vehicle Suspect

Photo of James Naylor, Suspect

Eugene Police are seeking a suspect in connection with a stolen vehicle that was involved in a single-vehicle hit and run crash on Royal Avenue at Oak Hill Cemetery Road on Sunday, March 31, between 4 a.m. and 4:15 a.m. The vehicle was found crashed into ...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 29, 2013

Public Alert: Law Enforcement Impersonator Reported

Public Alert: Law Enforcement Impersonator
Case No. 13-05754

On March 27, 2013 at 4:41 p.m., Eugene Police were dispatched to investigate a subject impersonating a police officer in the 700 block of Tyler Street. The subject had knocked on a resident...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 29, 2013

Scam Targets Hotel Guests

Scammers recently called at least one local hotel and asked to be transferred to the phone lines of various rooms. When a guest would answer, the scammer would tell the guest that they were the front desk clerk and they were having trouble with the guest’...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 28, 2013

Names released in bike-vehicle crash

Police are seeking witness information about a crash involving a vehicle and a bicyclist that occurred at W. 5th Avenue and Chambers Street shortly after 2:15 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27.

According to preliminary information, the bicyclist, Michael Wa...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 20, 2013

EPD Rebuilds Property Control Unit in Wake of Audit

Eugene Police Department is rebuilding its Property Control Unit (PCU) following findings from an audit it commissioned to look into problems flagged by a new PCU supervisor

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: March 18, 2013

SUV Crashes into apartments at River Road

Case No. 13-5170

At 11:24 this morning a 1997 Mitsubishi Montero going southbound on river road crossed into the northbound lanes, went up over a curb and hit the northwest corner of an apartment building at 1649 River Road.

The driver, Joseph Arth...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 18, 2013

Coburg Road Key Bank Robbed - Police Seek Suspect

white male 20 to 30 thin

At 2:18 this afternoon, the Key Bank at 1380 Coburg Road was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash after the suspect displayed a note.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20-30s, with a thin build, short hair and possible chin stubble. H...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 13, 2013

Man Arrested After Firearm Incident

Case No. 13-04862At 12:24 p.m. today (March 13, 2013), police responded to an armed subject call in the 2000 block of S. Bertelsen Road. When they arrived, they observed the suspect sitting in a chair and he appeared to be loading a rifle and had poin...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 13, 2013

Exclusion Request Case Summaries

On March 6, around 3:00 p.m. Eugene Police bike officers observed subjects selling marijuana near the east emergency exit of the LTD Downtown Service Center at 1080 Willamette Street. When they contacted the suspects, officers were able to establish proba...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 12, 2013

Exclusion Request Case Summary

On March 6, around 6:00 p.m. our bike officers saw two people sell marijuana on the corner of Broadway and Olive Street. When they contacted the suspects, officers were able to establish probable cause to arrest both for Delivery of Marijuana within 1,000...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 8, 2013

Downtown Exclusion Request Case Summaries - most recent

On March 6, around 12:30 p.m. Eugene Police bike officers observed subjects selling marijuana in the breezeway connecting Willamette and South Park Streets. One of the suspects is a known downtown drug dealer, who the team has been watching for several mo...Read more

Police
Posted on: March 6, 2013

Exclusion Request Case Summaries

March 6, 2013
At about 1 a.m. on Saturday March 2, a Downtown Bicycle Officer rode into the alley at Willamette and Broadway, where he found a subject smoking marijuana from a glass pipe. During contact with the subject the officer searched his bag and ...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 8, 2013

Monday - Eugene Police to Focus on Seatbelt and Speed Enforcement

Beginning Monday, February 11, and running through Sunday, February 24, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit will be participating in a statewide traffic safety campaign called “3-Flags.” The 3-Flags Traffic Safety Campaign is a state-wide selective...Read more

Police
Posted on: February 5, 2013

Police Seek First Degree Assault Suspect Who Failed to Appear for Court

Eugene Police are seeking Dustin Wayne Renfroe, age 28, who is wanted for Assault in the First Degree-Failure to Comply, after he did not appear for court today.

Renfroe was arrested for Assault in the First Degree on January 19, 2013. The charges stem...Read more

PHOTO Police
Posted on: February 5, 2013

Missing youth is safe, located at Gateway Mall

A 14-year-old boy with special needs who left Monroe Middle School early today was located at Gateway Mall around 5:30 p.m. He is safe and EPD is thankful for the public's help.

Police
Posted on: February 1, 2013

Exclusion Request Case Summaries

Downtown Public Safety Zone case summaries are sent to Mayor and Council, and there have been requests by public members for making it available through the Internet. As there are exclusion activities, these are posted online and sent to media.
LATEST...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 14, 2012

Event to address issue of criminal gangs

Parents, teachers, and all interested community members are invited to a free symposium on January 12 to learn about gangs in our area, sort myth from fact, address stereotypes, learn what prevention techniques work in other communities, and create a plan...Read more

Gang Prevention Police
Posted on: December 12, 2012

Downtown Traffic Enforcement Planned for Tomorrow

With all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, remember to obey all traffic laws while you are out and about - whether you are walking, riding a bike or driving a car.

Due to traffic violations observed and reported by citizens and noticed by office...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 10, 2012

Police respond to fatality at 3rd and Washington

Police responded to 3rd and Washington at 1:43 p.m. to investigate a fatal train/pedestrian crash. Multiple witnesses say the train was traveling through when they saw a man intentionally place his head on the train tracks. The man has been identified as...Read more

Police
Posted on: December 4, 2012

Only TWO Crime Prevention Presentations Remain

Last chance to catch one of this series of Crime Prevention Presentations tomorrow and Thursday.

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: December 3, 2012

Police Respond to Attempted Abduction

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Police Respond to Attempted Abduction

Around 1 p.m. today, Police were called to Yujin Gakuen Japanese Immersion Elementary School, 250 Silver Lane, after a 9-year-old female student attempting to use a water fountain on the south side of...Read more

Police
Posted on: November 2, 2012

Eugene Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse

Eugene Police arrested Crummett without incident, with the assistance of the University of Oregon Police Department on the UO Campus, where he is employed. Although he is an employee of the University of Oregon, the crimes alleged did not involve the univ...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 30, 2012

Latest Exclusion Request Case Summaries & Archive

LATEST
(51) NEWS RELEASEOctober 30, 2012
For further information, contact:Jenna McCulley, Public Information Coordinator, at 541.682.5197, or
Melinda McLaughlin, APR, Public Information Director, at 541.682.5124

Exclusion Request – Case Summary...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 26, 2012

Rape Reported in West University Area

The 25-year-old victim reported to police that she was outside of the bar, when she was approached by a man who offered her a cigarette. The victim reported that she followed the man around the corner, where he assaulted and raped her.

The suspect was...Read more

Police
Posted on: October 22, 2012

40 Safe Routes to School Bikes Stolen

Fleet of Bike Friday Bikes

The fleet of bikes, along with other equipment and the trailer they were in, were stolen over the weekend from Prairie Mountain School in the Bethel School District. The “Bike Friday” bikes, valued at $32,000, are owned by the Eugene School District 4J an...Read more

Stole Bikes Police
Posted on: October 5, 2012

Exclusion Request Case Summary

Exclusion Request – Case Summary
Note: Downtown Public Safety Zone case summaries are sent to Mayor and Council, and there have been requests by public members for making it available through the Internet. As there are exclusion activities, these are pos...PDF version

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: September 25, 2012

Exclusion Request – Case Summary

LATEST
(49) On the afternoon of September 20, Officers received a citizen complaint of a subject selling hashish in the Broadway Plaza by holding up a sign that read “HASH” on it to certain passersbys. Officers watched as the suspect, upon flashing the s...Read more

Police
Posted on: September 6, 2012

Police Seek Suspect in Ta Ra Rin Arson Case

The suspect appears to be a white male adult, thin build, with collar length hair, beard/mustache, and wearing a baseball cap and light colored zip up sweater, and carrying a dark colored backpack.

Police are seeking tips in this case and if anyone h...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: August 23, 2012

Exclusion Request Case Summaries

At about 1:30 a.m. on August 16, police responded to a complaint of a disorderly subject in the area of Broadway & Olive. Officers contacted the 39-year-old man, who yelled obscenities as he drank from a bottle. He became increasingly aggressive with...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: July 20, 2012

Exclusion Request Case Summary - July 18

On July 18, an adult man mingling with a number of teenagers in the Park Blocks was contacted when he violated one of the posted park rules. The 26-year-old man had a warrant for
his arrest. It was also determined that he was in the park in violation of...Read more

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: July 11, 2012

Exclusion Request Case Summary for July 11, 2012

Downtown Public Safety Zone case summaries are posted online and sent to media. This is a case summary for activity on July 10, 2012.

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Fatal Crash Involving Teen Under Investigation

Eugene Police and Eugene Springfield Fire EMS responded to a single-vehicle, single-occupant fatal crash at 8:01 a.m., March 31, involving 17-year-old Khora Ellen Milessi. The crash occurred between 2nd and 5th on Chambers.

Eugene Police Major Collision In...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 26

Friendly Area Neighbors

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 27, 2017

October 26

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), University of Oregon Ford Alumni Center, 1720 East 13th Avenue, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 25

South University Neighbors, Edison Elementary School

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 25

Equity and Community Consortium Meeting, Lane Community College

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 27, 2017

October 24

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), South Eugene High School Cafeteria, 400 East 19th Avenue, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 20

Community Court Participants Listening Session, Atrium Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 19

Economic Development Council, Chamber of Commerce

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 19

Pilas Family Literacy Program, Fairfield School

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 20, 2017

October 19

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), Gilham Community Church, 3633 Gilham Road, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 18

Downtown Eugene Merchants, Woolworth Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 20, 2017

October 18

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), Sheldon Community Center, 2445 Willakenzie Road, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 20, 2017

October 17

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), Churchill High School Cafeteria, 1850 Bailey Hill Road, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 16

Human Rights Works, Atrium Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 13, 2017

October 12

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), North Eugene High School Cafeteria, 200 Silver Lane, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 13, 2017

October 11

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), Campbell Community Center, 155 High Street, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 10

Good Pasture Island Neighbors

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 10

Homelessness Work Group, Human Rights Commission , Atrium Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: October 13, 2017

October 10

Community Forum, 6-7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Road, Eugene

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 9

River Road Community Organization, River Road Parks Annex Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 6

Anti-Discrimination Work Group, Human Rights Commission, Washington Park

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

October 5

Showing up for Racial Justice, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 29

Local Government Affairs Council Chamber of Commerce

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 27

Downtown Neighborhood Association, Eugene Public Library

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 27

Jewish Federation

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 23

Our Revolution Lane County, Theo's Coffee

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 25, 2017

September 23

Family Music Time, 10-11 a.m., Eugene Public Library, Bascom Tykeson Room

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 25, 2017

September 23

Fix it Fair, 12:30-4 p.m., Eugene Public Library, Bascom Tykeson Room

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 20

NAACP General Membership Meeting, Mims House

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 20

Integration Network, Springfield School District

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 18, 2017

September 17

Sunday Streets River Road, 12-4 p.m.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 14

Active Transportation Committee, Atrium Building

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 15, 2017

September 14

Active Transportation Committee, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Atrium Building, 99 West 10th Ave., Sloat Conference Room, 1st Floor

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 15, 2017

September 14

Police Commission, 5:30-8 p.m., Eugene Police Department Headquarters, 300 Country Club Road

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 15, 2017

September 12

Jefferson Westside Neighbors General Meeting, 7-9 p.m., First United Methodist Church

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 15, 2017

September 10

Novelist Susan Wiggs, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Library Rotunda

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

September 9

League of United Latin American Citizens General Meeting

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 15, 2017

September 9

Southeast Neighbors Annual Picnic, 3-7 p.m., Tugman Park

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 6, 2017

September 5

Community Forum, 6:30-8 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 1062 Charnelton St. Community members will break into small group discussions sharing their thoughts on what qualities the City should seek in a new Police Chief.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: September 5, 2017

September 1

Fiesta Cultural, 5:30-9 p.m., Broadway Plaza/Kesey Square, 10 E. Broadway

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 20, 2017

August 24

Kids and Teens Talent Show, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Library

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: November 3, 2017

August 22

Neighborhood Leaders Council Annual Picnic, Washington Park

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 20, 2017

August 22

Samba Ja, 5:30-7:30 p.m., downtown Park Blocks

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 20, 2017

August 20

Springfield Community Band, 6:15-7:30 p.m., Washburne Park

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 19

Music Storytime for Young Kids, 10-11:15 a.m., downtown Public Library

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 17

Dive in Movie: The Book of Life (Spanish), 7-10 p.m., Echo Hollow Pool

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 17

Miss Bunny Bunting’s Bona Fide Belles, 5-6 p.m., Peterson Barn Community Center

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 17

Dance as a Call to Action, 12-1:30 p.m., downtown Public Libary

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 16

UO professor Dr. Jim Crau presenting info about the solar eclipse, 5:30-7:30 p.m., downtown Public Library

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 16

Gamelan Sari Pandhawa, 12-1:30, downtown Park Blocks, 8th and Oak

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 14, 2017

August 16

Gamelan Sari Pandhawa, 12-1:30, downtown Park Blocks, 8th and Oak

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 7, 2017

August 9

Inspirational Sounds Gospel Choir, noon-1:30 p.m., downtown Park Blocks, 8th and Oak.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 8, 2017

August 8

The Dirty Dandelions, 5-7:30 p.m., Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: August 4, 2017

August 4

First Friday Communities of Color Networking Event, 5:30-7 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St. All are welcome, BBQ provided by the Martin Luther King Jr. Culinary Arts Program.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 30, 2017

July 30

Sunday Streets. Stop by the Police Chief recruitment booth in the Park Blocks at Booth 27, open from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 25, 2017

July 25

Update to Neighborhood Leaders Council

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 25, 2017

July 25

National recruiter interviews

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 24, 2017

July 24

City Council work session: Process updates (watch)

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 23, 2017

July 23

Friendly Area Neighbors Picnic, 5-7 p.m., Washington Park

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 20, 2017

July 20

Latino Family Fun Night at Petersen Barn. Staff will be providing information about the process and talking with people about community needs.

Police Chief Recruitment - Past
Posted on: July 13, 2017

July 13

Touch-A-Truck

Police Chief Recruitment - Past

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

City of Eugene Seeks New Active Transportation Committee Members

The City of Eugene seeks residents who are interested in serving on the Active Transportation Committee (ATC). Recruitment is underway to fill vacancies for two year terms beginning August 2018. Applicants must reside within Eugene’s Urban Growt...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Eugene Engineer to Lead State Organization

Jenifer Willer, Principal Civil Engineer, will soon be leading the state’s largest group of public works professionals. At the beginning of the 2018, she will officially take over as president of the Oregon Chapter of the American Public Works A...

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