UPS Driver Stops Burglary in Progress

CRESWELL, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is crediting a delivery driver for thinking fast and stopping a burglary in progress. The Sheriff’s Office says it was responding to a burglary call on Highway 99 last Wednesday when it got a call about another burglary from  UPS driver Ken Young. Young says he noticed some … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Burglary in Roseburg

  ROSEBURG, Ore. — The Roseburg Police Department arrested 56-year-old Steven Martin Friday night in Canyonville. Police say on January 3, Martin broke into Oregon Tool and Supply in Roseburg.  Officers distributed pictures from surveillance video showing the suspect and the car he used during the burglary to local law enforcement. Friday night, after a … Continue reading »

Police Arrest Naked Burglary Suspect

(KGW) KEIZER, Ore. – Police arrested a naked man who they said broke into two Keizer homes, drank a homeowner’s booze and took a hot tub early Sunday morning. A woman who was house-sitting alone at a home on Lakefair Place North called 911 and told police she heard noises coming from the laundry room … Continue reading »

Burglar Steals Mother’s Sons’ Remains

SUNNY VALLEY, Ore. — After a home burglary last month, a Sunny Valley resident is asking the thief to return two unusual items. On November 25, a burglar cut the lock on Crystal Rothbarth’s front door, he stole a bag with jewelry, medical marijuana, and smoking pipes. Also in that bag, were the ashes of … Continue reading »

Burglary at Talent Marijuana Dispensary

TALENT, Ore. — A suspect is in custody in a case of burglary at the Green Valley Wellness dispensary, which was reported early Sunday morning. Law enforcement officers responded to the scene around 2:23 a.m. to to find shattered exterior glass on the front side of the business. Officers reportedly saw a suspect inside the building putting marijuana … Continue reading »

Help Needed to Find Burglary Suspect

SALEM, Ore. – Salem Police needs the public’s help finding the suspect in an August burglary. Police say around 3 a.m. on August 21, an unidentified white male used a rock to smash the glass entry door to the Sizzler restaurant located at 1151 Lancaster Dr. and unsuccessfully tried to take the cash register. The … Continue reading »

Resident Holds Down Intruder

EUGENE, Ore. — A man was taken to the Lane County Jail after breaking into a Santa Clara home Wednesday morning. The couple living in the home on Cherry Avenue say they never thought something like this could happen to them. They’re very vigilant about locking their doors and gates. Eugene police officers actually had … Continue reading »

Second Burglary Suspect Arrested

EUGENE, Ore. — Police say they’ve arrested a second suspect, accused of burglarizing multiple homes in Eugene and Springfield, stealing credit cards, jewelry and other items. Police arrested Jacob Sirois Thursday night after getting information online from the public. He’s facing several charges including burglary, theft and identity theft. Police say Sirois and Jonathan Bouton … Continue reading »

Police Identify Burglary Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Some quick thinking from two Eugene homeowners helped the Lane County Sheriff’s Office and the Eugene Police Department catch a burglary suspect in the River Road area. Police identified the suspect as 54-year-old Mark Turczynski. Police said it all started when two people came home to a burglar inside their house. The … Continue reading »

Armed Woman Stops Burglary

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Lisa Atkin said it was a long 23 minutes after she stopped an intruder at gunpoint after he broke into her home Wednesday morning. Now she’s spreading the message about how firearm training helped her stop a burglary. Normally Atkin wouldn’t be home on a Wednesday morning. “I’m home sick from … Continue reading »

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