Busy Weekend for Party Patrol

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s the weekend before finals. Sgt. Larry Crompton and six other officers are out to break up celebrations that are getting out of hand. “As the weather changes and becomes nicer we have more foot traffic and people just kind of partying out on the street corners,” said Crompton. On 14th and … Continue reading »

New Video of Party Arrests Surfaces

EUGENE, Ore. — New video surfaced Tuesday showing the arrests made during a party that police say got out of control Saturday night. The video was posted on YouTube Tuesday by a person claiming to have attended the party. That person alleges the video shows officers acting inappropriately when arresting eight people that night. Eugene … Continue reading »

Eugene Police Arrest 8 at Party

EUGENE, Ore. — Police arrested eight people Saturday night after they say a party got out of control. Police initially responded to a noise complaint but ended up writing more than 20 citations and hauling several people to jail. Residents said they were mistreated by police, but the Eugene Police Department says their actions were … Continue reading »