EPD’s Emergency Notifications

EUGENE, Ore. — The autopsy is complete on a man found dead at a Eugene home Saturday, but those results haven’t been released yet. Police found Tyler Alexander, 27, at a house on Woodside Drive, in the Cal Young area. Investigators say Alexander didn’t live at the house. The chaotic scene Saturday morning frightened neighbors, … Continue reading »

Man Robs Downtown Off the Waffle

EUGENE, Ore. — Police responded to a robbery at Off The Waffle just before 8:00 p.m. Friday night. Police said a man walked up to the counter with a note and demanded money. He also said he had a gun. A worker handed the man money out of the cash register. He then took off … Continue reading »

Toddler Found On School Playground

EUGENE, Ore. — For more than an hour Wednesday morning, police combed through a South Eugene neighborhood trying to reunite a toddler with his family. Police said it was a very rare situation, since the little boy was found, but no one ever noticed he was gone. Police went door to door with the toddler … Continue reading »

Neighbors Fight Off Attacker

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman and her husband thanked their quick-thinking neighbors Monday. They helped save the woman from a violent attack at the couples’ home. The 50-year-old woman was attacked at her home on Raber Road around 2 a.m. Monday. Her husband, who neighbors say was at work, thanked his neighbors for putting … Continue reading »

EPD Arrests Man Following Assault

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police say they arrested a man after he entered a home and assaulted a woman Monday. Around 2 a.m. officers responded to the 600 block of Raber Road where they found neighbors detaining Tyler Joseph Kowalchuk, 20, after he attacked a woman. Police say a 50-year-old female victim was home alone … Continue reading »

EPD Chief’s Monthly Report

EUGENE, Ore. — Major developments in fighting crime through DNA science. Eugene Police Chief Pete Kerns stopped by KEZI 9 News This Morning to talk about major concerns about heroin deaths in Oregon and Nationwide.

Traffic Alert: EPD Vacates Whoville Camp

UPDATE (11 a.m.): Eugene police and the city of Eugene are closing Whoville, that illegal campsite at Broadway and Hilyard. Officers have been out there since 9 a.m. Friday clearing out the site. Officers have taped off the entire site and nearby streets. Traffic is moving slower than usual. The scene has been pretty peaceful … Continue reading »

Police Pursuit Ends in Arrest

EUGENE, Ore. — A man wanted for numerous crimes led police on a chase through a west Eugene neighborhood Saturday afternoon. Officers say they finally had to tase the man before taking him into custody. Police say officers had been looking for Brent Welding since at least Friday. Officers wouldn’t confirm what Welding was wanted … Continue reading »

EPD Police Chief Reflects on Memorial

FORT BRAGG, Calif. — A group of Eugene Police Officers attended the memorial service Wednesday for the California sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty last week. The deputy was allegedly shot by a Eugene man. Chief Pete Kerns said ten people with the Eugene Police Department drove down to Fort Bragg, California Wednesday … Continue reading »

EPD Traffic Sting at I-105 and W. 7th

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department is out in full force Tuesday, enforcing traffic laws near the Washington-Jefferson Bridge. Police officers have been busy pulling over dozens of drivers at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Interstate 105. It’s an area police say has one of the highest crash rates in the city. EPD … Continue reading »

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