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EPD SCU Search Warrant Two Arrested, and Guns, Money and Narcotics Recovered

Eugene, Ore. – On June 29 at approximately 4:30 p.m., Eugene Police SWAT, Street Crimes Unit, Special Investigations Unit, and Drone Team executed a simultaneous narcotics and firearms search warrant at 3272 Kevington Avenue, and 2177 W. 7th Place.   EPD SCU had received numerous public complaints regarding frequent, short-stay traffic and suspected drug dealing at […]


Investigation Leads to Arrest & Additional Charges for Jennifer Mast

Springfield, Ore. – On 6/15/2022 Officers with the Springfield Police Department responded to an incident that occurred at 5660 Daisy Street in Springfield.     Through their investigation, Officers learned Jennifer Mast had used a weapon multiple times to cause serious physical injury to a mentally disabled family member. The family member was unable to […]

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Acid Attack Update: New Report

Eugene, Ore. – The victim has reported another similar incident, on June 28, with a person who appears to be the same suspect.   Eugene Police update: “The 26-year-old female victim of the acid attacks identifies as being Native American.”  06/29/2022   This occurred around 5:30 a.m. She reported she had opened her door to […]

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Fatal Crash on Hwy 99E-Marion County

Woodburn, Ore. – On Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at approximately 9:39 PM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 99E near milepost 33, near Woodburn.   Preliminary investigation revealed a southbound gold Chevrolet Classic, operated by a 17-year-old male of Woodburn, passed another vehicle, lost control and collided […]

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Stolen Truck and Trailer Containing Animal Health Supplies

Coburg, Ore. – The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying leads related to the theft of a full-sized truck and trailer.   Sometime over the night of 06/27/22 into the morning of 06/28/22, a gray Ford F-350 dually pickup and attached white 20ft. Pace America enclosed cargo trailer was […]


Missing Person – Ruth Skarlatos

Eugene, Ore. – Eugene Police and a local family are asking for the public’s help locating a missing, endangered woman: Ruth Skarlatos, age 68, is missing and possibly heading to the coast area and then north to Alaska.     She is described as a white female, age 68, 5’6” tall, 160 pounds, with a […]

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Early Morning Fire Destroys Home

Springfield, Ore. – Around 2:00 am on Monday, June 27, Eugene Springfield Fire crews responded to multiple reports of a house fire and explosion on the 1500 block of 7th Street in Springfield.   The house was fully engulfed in flames by the time crews arrived and the property is a complete loss. Springfield Utility […]

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Building a Defense with Summer Safety Tips For Parents and Kids

Portland, Ore. –  Today’s children live in a world of rapidly evolving technology that sometimes even their parents struggle to understand.      Computers, mobile phones, and video games connect our children to the world, but also expose them to hidden dangers. Online predators, identity thieves, and cyber bullies use online gaming platforms, social media, and […]

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Gateway AM/PM Robbery Suspect Arrested

Springfield, Ore. – On June 22nd at 0126hrs Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at AMPM on Gateway St.     Employees reported that a male with a long pony tail held a gun to an employees head and demanded money.  Ultimately, the suspect departed the store with only stolen cigars.  A Patrol […]

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Man Detained After Fleeing into Willamette River

Eugene, Ore. – Multiple agencies responded to help locate a man who fled arrest by jumping into the Willamette River and then eluding by swimming and using islands for concealment.     Eugene Police investigative units had been conducting surveillance after learning a man wanted by Coos Bay Police for attempted murder and other charges […]