Package Theft Prevention Tips

EUGENE, Ore. — With the holidays approaching, Eugene Police want to warn people about the risk of packages being stolen off your doorstep. Police say packages left on your front steps, even for a short time, might be tempting for thieves. They can also show criminals that no one is currently home. Police are offering … Continue reading »

Duo Steals Golf Cart From Apartment

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Two Oregon State University students stole a golf cart from an apartment complex to get to class faster, according to police. Corvallis Police say on Monday, two male students parked a car at Seventh Street Station, an apartment complex not too far from the University. Instead of walking to campus, police say they … Continue reading »

Musician Needs Help Finding Stolen Bass

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A bassist for the Eugene Symphony is asking for the public’s help, after his instrument was stolen this weekend. Richard Meyn is a principal bassist for the Eugene Symphony and music instructor at Oregon State University. He says around 11 p.m. Saturday he was running groceries up to his apartment, when he … Continue reading »

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 »

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