Rise in Santa Clara Burglaries

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are looking for the person or group of people behind a spike in burglaries. Police say the reports are coming from the River Road and Santa Clara area. EPD says someone is breaking into homes through an open or unlocked garage door. Anyone with information is asked to call Eugene … Continue reading »

Police Seeking Help with OSU Burglars

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Police need help identifying two suspects connected to a string of burglaries on the OSU campus. Pictures taken at a Rite-Aid store in Corvallis where the two suspects used one of the victim’s debit cards. The three burglaries happened within a three hour period Monday. Wallets and a laptop were stolen from … Continue reading »

New Deputy Starting in Creswell

CRESWELL, Ore. — Creswell has just hired a new deputy to address the town’s recent rash of criminal activity. This new addition comes just two-and-a-half weeks after the city council voted to beef up security. The area has been plagued by a number of burglaries and break-ins and a recent shooting. Long deputy response times … Continue reading »

EPD Reports 100 Burglaries in a Month

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department (EPD) said residents may be making it easier for criminals to take advantage them. The Crime Prevention Unit (CPU) reported 100 burglaries from July 9 to August 5, many of which they believe could have easily been prevented. EPD said while the numbers are about average for this … Continue reading »

Detectives Arrest Glide Fugitive

SUTHERLIN, Ore. — Detectives arrested a Glide man for several recent burglaries. Caleb “Gator” Titus, 26, was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a church in Sutherlin and had methamphetamine with him. Titus was lodged at the Douglas County Jail on two warrants and drug charges. Last month, detectives say they recovered two stolen guns from Titus’ … Continue reading »

Neighborhood Fights Crime with Facebook

CRESWELL, Ore. — A recent rash of burglaries has led a neighbor to create a new neighborhood watch program. About 8 to 10 burglaries have been reported in Creswell in both the city and the outskirts over that past few weeks. The burglaries were violent, as far as kicking doors down and taking large amounts … Continue reading »

String of Burglaries May be Related

EUGENE, Ore. — A string of burglaries across West Eugene has police trying to find a connection. Investigators say someone broke into five different businesses on Monday night and, in each case, the intruder used the same method to get in. Officers say they have a suspect in one of the break-ins, but they’re not … Continue reading »