Bike and Trailer Stolen from Dad

EUGENE, Ore. — A man is hoping to get his 9-month-old daughter’s toys back after thieves stole his bike and child trailer. Steven Mara says he put up a sign outside his apartment complex showing thieves what they stole didn’t just have monetary value. They were toys that meant something to his daughter Indika. Mara … Continue reading »

Spike in Car Break-ins at Popular Park

EUGENE, Ore. — Police are warning people not to leave valuables in their cars, after an increase in break-ins at Spencer’s Butte. Eugene Police says they’ve been getting at least three calls a day from people saying they had things stolen from their car. This all started about three weeks ago and the break-ins usually … Continue reading »

Boy Scout Gear Stolen

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Just days before leaving for camp, a Boy Scout troop discovered that hundreds of dollars worth of its gear was missing from its storage shed. Troop One in Corvallis shares the shed with a Corvallis church and with a Girl Scout troop, and it says that someone broke in a few days … Continue reading »

Corvallis Panty Thefts

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Two Corvallis women have reported their underwear stolen out of their homes within the past month. Corvallis Police say the two homes are about a mile from each other: one on the 900 block of NW Hayes Avenue, the other on the 600 block of NW Walnut Boulevard. Investigators say one woman … Continue reading »

Stolen Church Trailer Found

EUGENE, Ore. — A cargo trailer stolen from a Eugene church this week has been found. The pastor of University Fellowship Church says police found the abandoned trailer in the Creswell area, but all the musical instruments and equipment inside were gone. The trailer disappeared Tuesday morning. The pastor says it had a new sound … Continue reading »

Corvallis Theft Arrests

CORVALLIS, ORE. – Police are warning residents about identity theft after officers arrested three people this weekend for theft. On Sunday Corvallis Police arrested 34-year-old Amy Mumford Knight (right) of Corvallis after they say she stole a bank card from someone she was visiting in Portland. Once she returned to Corvallis, police say she used … Continue reading »

Copper Thieves Target Dexter Area Again

DEXTER, Ore. — Phone and internet service in Dexter has been restored, after another outage caused by copper theft. This type of theft is costing Century Link and local communities thousands of dollars. Crews worked through the night to provide a temporary fix to the most recent phone and internet outages in the Dexter area. … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Springfield Stabbing

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A man is in the Lane County Jail after he allegedly stabbed someone in the parking lot of a Walgreens. Police arrived at the Main Street store just after 8:30 on Wednesday night to respond to a call about a dispute. They say that James Jordan had asked a 70-year-old woman for … Continue reading »

Philomath Caretaker Arrested for Theft

PHILOMATH, Ore. — A Philomath caretaker is charged with aggravated theft, after an investigation by the Benton County Sheriff’s Office determined she was stealing money from her client. Lori Wilson is accused of taking thousands of dollars from the person she was legally caring for. Deputies say since 2009, Wilson has made more than $15,000 … Continue reading »

Protect Against Possible Theft at Fair

EUGENE, Ore. –The Lane County Fair starts Wednesday, and Eugene Police want to make sure that thieves don’t steal fairgoers’ good times. Police say in past years, there has been a notable increase with car break-ins during the fair and say there are simple things people attending the fair and neighbors can do to avoid … Continue reading »

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