Interview: How to Prevent Property Crime

EUGENE, Ore. — We are still seeing a majority of unsecured homes, either unlocked, or open, and some that are occupied. Stolen property continues to be electronics such as cell phones, laptops, tablets, gaming systems, cash, purses/wallets and jewelry. The Eugene Police Department gave us some tips on how you can prevent property crime in … Continue reading »

Equipment Stolen From Dirty Dash Course

NEAR EUGENE, Ore. — Organizers of the Dirty Dash said the race will go on, even though someone stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment from the race course. Runners shouldn’t notice a difference Saturday because most of the items taken are used behind the scenes. Saturday’s the last Dirty Dash at Mt. Pisgah, after … Continue reading »

Car Break Ins at Mt. Pisgah

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman is hoping to warn others about the dangers of leaving belongings out in your car after someone broke into her car Friday afternoon. Kristina Hanson said Mount Pisgah is one of her favorite places to hike and she often stops for a quick climb after class at Lane Community … Continue reading »

Woman’s Dog & Car Still Missing

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman is still searching for her car and service dog, both stolen on Saturday. It’s been days since Sharen Floyd’s car was stolen along with her service dog Koda. She says on the quiet street she lives on, every time she hears a bark, it gives her hope that Koda … Continue reading »

Boy Helps Catch Thief

EUGENE, Ore. — A 12-year-old Eugene boy helped catch a criminal, and Thursday he got a very special treat. Hunter Day was hanging out at a park near the Eugene Winco when he noticed a man hiding in the bushes and alerted a nearby police officer. It turned out the man had just shoplifted from … Continue reading »

Property Crime Increase in West Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — In the past month, a west Eugene neighborhood has experienced a spike in property crimes. Police say these crimes include car break-ins, stolen vehicles, and residential and commercial burglaries. In the past month, Eugene police report there have been 20 burglaries, four stolen cars and 12 car break-ins in an area of … Continue reading »