Posted on: October 15, 2021
Calling all superheroes, monsters, princesses, and costumed kiddos! Drive by Eugene Police Headquarters for a Children’s safe trick or treat event! EPD’s Patrol, Records Section, Patrol, Volunteers in Policing, and other staff will be curbside at headquar...Read on...
Posted on: October 12, 2021
In 2018, Eugene Police became aware of a report that a man, later identified as Matthew Christopher Kruzich, of Boise, Idaho, was meeting up with juveniles via the social app Grindr to exchange marijuana for sexual acts. The case was assigned to and inves...Read on...
Posted on: January 6, 2021
Most people in Eugene and Lane County can now send a text message (short message service, or SMS) to 911 for emergency help when they are unable to make a 911 voice call. Most people in Eugene and Lane County can now send a text message (short message ser...Read on...
How it will look
Posted on: June 26, 2020
Eugene Police Department: Accountability in 2020
Message from Chief Chris Skinner:
The community is fully engaged in the events we’ve been going through since the last week of May 2020. In our profession, which we have chosen to serve our communit...Read on...
Posted on: September 2, 2020
On September 1 at 11:50 p.m., two officers responded to a residence in the 3900 block of Bell to look for a recently reported runaway juvenile female. The officers approached the residence and heard a scream from a female voice. The officers observed thre...Read on...
Posted on: August 26, 2020
In the spirit of Safety Town, and our goal to keep children safe while teaching them about the importance of safety, we have decided to bring the Safety Town experience online in a virtual environment to allow everyone to participate!
Your safety and your ...Read on...
Virtual Safety Town
Posted on: August 20, 2020
Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit had been seeking a suspect, Gerald Matthew Williams, age 30, of Springfield, for several weeks after two SCU officers investigated a robbery and kidnapping case that was initially unreported. They obtained details through ...Read on...
Posted on: August 20, 2020
UPDATE on August 20 at 9:20 a.m.:
After Goertzen was arrested, an officer followed up on two unrelated reported incidents involving Goertzen. He has additionally been charged with:
Stalking in the First Degree – Case 20-13703
On August 17, at about...Read on...
Posted on: August 19, 2020
In recent weeks, police have received information of several Theft from Vehicle incidents at Ridgeline trailheads in the Fox Hollow and 52nd Street/Willamette areas. The cases involve suspects who broke windows of vehicles and stole valuables that were le...Read on...
Posted on: August 17, 2020
On August 17 at 5:17 a.m., police responded to report of an unknown problem after a female called 911 and the line was disconnected. The victim called back and reported being raped by a male she did not know in the 200 block of Oakway Center.
The suspect i...Read on...
Posted on: August 12, 2020
On the night of Friday, May 29, and into the morning of Saturday, May 30, a peaceful protest in downtown Eugene devolved into a riot. While not everyone who participated in the original peaceful protest participated in the riot, several hundred individual...Suspect Photos
Posted on: August 5, 2020
On the night of Friday, May 29, and into the morning of Saturday, May 30, a peaceful protest in downtown Eugene devolved into a riot. While not everyone who participated in the original peaceful protest participated in the riot, several hundred individual...Read on...
Posted on: July 31, 2020
Following the events that took place on July 25, and arrests made during the riot downtown, police have continued to investigate information and video posted online of an additional incident involving an adult male and apparent juvenile male victim. Durin...Read on...
Posted on: July 28, 2020
The following is information regarding arrests made on the night of June 25, during the riot. There is one arrest that is being depicted on social media that needs some context and that information is provided first, with the rest of the information about...Read on...
Posted on: July 22, 2020
On July 21, 2020 at 7:09 p.m., police responded to the area of W. 12th Avenue and Lawrence Street for the report of shots fired. Multiple callers also reported a male running through the neighborhood, armed with a handgun. It was the second armed subject/...Read on...
Posted on: July 22, 2020
July 18, at approximately 11:14 p.m., police responded to the area of W 18thAvenue and Chambers Street following information of an unknown suspect who
stabbed the 24-year-old victim on the side of his upper body, and then rannorthbound on Chamber...
Posted on: July 1, 2020
Eugene Police Department is deeply committed to taking a look at its policies and practices for racial equity and justice. In the wake of the George Floyd death in Minneapolis, local marches and rallies, and calls for police reform, we have considered wha...Read on...
Eugene Police Accountability 2020 Reforms