Police Log for April 14, 2012 edition

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River March 17-April 8.

Assaults, harassment, menacing and domestic violence:

March 24 — Second Street, 100 block — Male entered a bar bleeding from the head and face. It was later determined he had been in an altercation outside another bar.

March 27 — Barrett Drive, 4000 block — Officer assisting on a welfare check of an elderly male was assaulted by another male, who was arrested and lodged at NORCOR.

March 31 — 13th Street at May Street — A Multnomah County resident was assaulted in Portland and treated at a Hood River hospital.

April 7 — Oak Street — Subject charged with menacing, theft II and unlawful entry into a motor vehicle and arrested.

Controlled substance violations (non-DUII):

March 20 — Belmont Avenue, 1700 block — Male juvenile arrested for possession, manufacturing and distribution of marijuana. Another male juvenile was also cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

March 26 — 12th Street at Pacific — Resident cited for possession of less than once ounce of marijuana and driving without a valid operator’s license.

April 4 — Cascade Avenue, 2200 block — Male arrested for unlawful possession of methamphetamine and lodged at NORCOR.

April 7 — Wilson Street, 1000 block — Officer searched a Hood River residence on a warrant. Residents of the home were charged with manufacturing of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a minor and lodged at NORCOR.

April 8 — Cascade Avenue, 2400 block — Two subjects arrested for possession of methamphetamine at a Hood River motel following an anonymous tip.

Disorderly conduct, mischief, criminal trespass and vandalism:

March 17 — Fourth Street, 100 block — Officer took report from a resident of The Dalles regarding vandalism done to their vehicle.

March 30 — Katie Lane, 700 block — Officer took report from resident whose window had been broken out.

April 1 — Belmont Avenue, 1700 block — Resident charged with criminal trespass.

April 4 — Sherman Street, 1500 block — Officer took report regarding criminal mischief to a vehicle.

April 8 — C Street, 2100 block — Officer took report of three neighboring vehicles being vandalized with food products.

Driving under the influence of intoxicants:

March 25 — Belmont Avenue at 22nd Street — Driver stopped for crossing the center line and subsequently arrested for DUII.

March 25 — I-84 at milepost 64 — Male arrested and lodged for DUII.

March 30 — Oak Street, 1300 block — Male arrested for driving under the influence and lodged at NORCOR.

March 31 — Wasco Avenue, 2700 block — Female arrested for DUII. BAC registered .13 percent.

April 7 — Country Club at Frankton Road — Male arrested for DUII after failing field sobriety tests. BAC registered .06 percent.

April 7 — Second Street overpass — Portland resident arrested for driving under the influence.

Identity theft or bank/credit card fraud:

None reported

Motor vehicle crashes, offenses and impounds:

March 21 — First Street at Oak Street — Officer took report of hit-and-run.

March 29 — Cascade Avenue, 2100 block — Officer took report of an abandoned scooter at a restaurant, the plate of which had been altered and stolen out of Portland.

April 4 — Second Street at State Street — Officer responded to a non-injury vehicle collision involving two Hood River residents.

April 4 — Belmont Avenue at 12th Street — Officer responded to a motor vehicle crash.

April 4 — Sherman Avenue at 13th Street — Officer cited a Grandview, Wash., resident for driving while suspended.

Outstanding warrants, parole, probation or terms violations:

March 24 — 21st Street, 1100 block — Male arrested and lodged for outstanding warrants out of Multnomah County.

March 24 — Hull Street, 1000 block — Male arrested and lodged on probation violation.

April 3 — Cascade Avenue, 2600 block — Female arrested for outstanding warrant during a traffic stop and lodged at NORCOR.

April 8 — Cascade Avenue, 2200 block — Male arrested on outstanding warrant and lodged at NORCOR.

Theft, burglary or robbery:

March 29 — Cascade Avenue, 1900 block — A Hood River resident reported their smartphone had been stolen from a local restaurant.

March 30 — May Street, 1600 block — Officer took report of the theft of a cellphone.

March 31 — Cascade Avenue, 800 block — An unknown subject(s) removed items from the rear canopy of a vehicle in a residential driveway.

April 1 — Oak Street, 100 block — Juvenile cited for shoplifting at a Hood River clothing store.

April 5 — E Marina Drive, 900 block — Officer took report of a counterfeit $100 bill at a Hood River gas station.

April 8 — Jackson Park — Officer took report of a toilet being set on fire. The fire destroyed the toilet.

Sex offenses:

None reported

Other:

March 26 — Sixth Street at Sherman Avenue — A backpack containing personal effects and a passport was found.

April 1 — Oak Street, 1300 block — A Hood River proprietor had a box of checks stolen from the premises.

April 3 — Montello Avenue, 2700 block — Officer took report of a lost purse.

April 3 — Hull Street, 1100 block — A bicycle was found and placed into storage.

April 6 — Wasco Avenue, 2700 block — Officer took report of lost checkbook.

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Welcome to your sing-able Christmas gift list. What follows is an emergency rendition of “12 Days of Christmas” – for outfitting your home or car in case of snow storm, earthquake, flood or other emergency. Read it as a simple list, or sing it to the tune of “12 Days” – you know, as in “ … and a partridge in a pear tree…” Not to make light of it, but the song is a familiar framework for a set of gift ideas that you could consider gathering together, even if the recipient already owns items such as a bunch of coats, tire chains and flashlights. Stores throughout the Gorge are stocked up on all these items. Buying all 12 days might be prohibitive, but here are three ideas for checking any of the dozen off your list (notations follow, 1-12.) The gift items needed to stay warm, dry and safe are also coded to suggest items in your abode (A) in your car (C) or both (B). 12 Gallons of Water (A) 11 Family meals (B) 10 Cans of propane (A) 9 Hygiene bags (B) 8 Packs of batteries (A) 7 Spare coats (B) 6 Bright red flares (C) 5 Cozy blankets (B) 4 Tire chains (C) 3 Flashlights (B) 2 cell phone chargers (B) 1 And a crush-proof first aid kit (B) Price ranges? Here’s a few quotes for days Three, Two, Four and Nine: n A family gift of flashlights (three will run $15-30, Hood River Supply, Tum-A-Lum) n Cell phone chargers (two will run $30-60) n Tire chains (basic set, $30, Les Schwab, returnable if unused for the winter) n Family meals ($100 or so should cover the basics for three or four reasonably well-fed days) n The home kit should be kept in a handy place near an exit, and remember that water needs to be replenished every few months. If you have a solid first aid kit already, switch out the gift idea with “and-a-sto-o-u-t- tub-for it-all …” Otherwise, it’s a case of assembling your home or car kits and making sure all members of the family know what the resources are and how to use them (ie flares and propane). Emergency situations are at worst life-threatening, at best deeply uncomfortable if you and your family are left without power for an extended period, or traveling and find yourself in a situation where you need to wait out a storm, lengthy traffic delay, or other crisis. Notes on the 12 gift ideas: 12 – Gallons of water: that’s one per person in a four-member family to last for three days, the recommended minimum to be prepared for utility outages. 11 – Easy-open packaged goods, energy bars, dried food and nuts are good things to include for nutrition. Think of what your family of four needs for three days to stay fortified and hydrated (see number 12). Can-opener also recommended 10 – If you have a propane camping stove, keep extra fuel handy. 9 – Hygiene bags: put packaged moistened towelettes, toilet paper, and plastic ties in large garbage bags (for personal sanitation) Resource list courtesy of Hood River County Emergency Management, Barbara Ayers, manager/ 541-386-1213. The county also reminds residents to Get a Kit, Make A Plan to connect your family if separated, and Stay Informed. See www.co.hood-river.or.us to opt-in for citizen alerts. Enlarge



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