EUGENE, Ore. — The community came together Thursday night to talk about a biased-based policing pilot that goes into effect in January. In light of the outrage over the shooting and killing of an 18 year-old unarmed black man in Ferguson, Missouri community leaders say it’s only fitting Eugene is having a discussion about biased-based … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore — Police are hoping someone saw an attempted abduction in Eugene Thursday afternoon. An 18-year-old told police a man tried to grab her as she was walking to her car near 18th and Bertelsen. It happened at about 12:15 p.m. She told police she broke free when the man first tried to grab … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — What sounded like a plane crash to a west Eugene man, turned out to be a car crashing through his front yard on the 48-hundred block of Avalon St. He woke up Wednesday night to find his truck, boat, trailer and had been hit. “Just a ding inside my truck and sent … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Police say they busted more partiers near the University of Oregon campus this weekend, than last. Party patrols focused on alcohol-related activities in the west and south University areas Friday and Saturday nights. On Friday, they handed out 21 citations or arrests and 22 warnings. Then, on Saturday, there were 37 citations … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. – EPD says in just three and half hours Monday, 47 citations were issued to drivers in the MLK Boulevard and Coburg Road area. Of the citations: 11 were failure to obey a traffic device, 11 cell phone violations, and seven for seat belt infractions. Another sting will be held in the same … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police will be on the lookout for traffic violators Monday. Patrols will be out near the intersection of MLK Boulevard and Coburg Road citing people not following the law. EPD is cracking down on speeding, cell phone use and even uninsured drivers. It’s part of a month’s long traffic operation.
EUGENE, Ore. — A former Eugene Police officer is under investigation by the Oregon Department of Justice, for internet crimes against children. Eugene Police say Jeffrey Wade Argo resigned on April 22. EPD wouldn’t go on camera to discuss the case. This is a developing story, we’ll have more information as it becomes available.
EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are reacting to one specific remark made by University of Oregon president Michael Gottfredson, that the UO was instructed to halt their investigation, which included suspending players or not playing them in a game. “We cooperated completely with law enforcement. The Eugene Police Department requested we not do anything that … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A warning from Eugene Police if you’re headed out to celebrate Cinco de Mayo Monday night. Police will have two extra patrol cars out looking for drunken drivers. They’re increasing their presence on the roads, just like any other holiday, where people are out drinking. Police say it’s best to have a … Continue reading »
UPDATE: Eugene Police say all people involved in the crash were taken to the hospital to be checked out. The scene of the crash has been cleared and the intersection is now reopened. EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police are asking drivers to avoid the area of Alder Street east of 11th Avenue Monday. EPD says … Continue reading »