10Feb

Street Crimes Unit Teams Up with Downtown Team for Increased Presence

Eugene, Ore. – In the wake of increasing concerns and calls for remedy by individuals and Downtown businesses, Eugene Street Crimes Unit created a special enforcement effort with Downtown Team. The two units, along with Patrol unit officers on overtime will conduct a two week saturation of downtown through February 12. The operation expands hours […]

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25Jan

EPD Street Crimes Unit Recounts Action-Packed 2021

Eugene, Ore. –  Synonymous with effective, focused operations that target immediate and acute community safety system issues (and funded by Eugene’s Community Safety Initiative).   Eugene Police’s Street Crimes Unit provided service daily to make the city a safer place. In 2021, this team saved lives and navigated everything from quality of life crimes to […]

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25Dec

Street Crimes Unit Arrests Man for Commercial Burglaries

Eugene, Ore. – On December 21, members of the Eugene Police Department Street Crimes and Property Crimes teams served a search warrant on a tent in Washington Jefferson Street Park belonging to Trevin Powell, age 31, of Eugene.   Powell is believed to be involved in several commercial burglaries in the downtown area. On December […]

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16Dec

Street Crimes Unit Arrests Drug Dealer in Park

Eugene, OR – On December 15, Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit assisted EPD Park Resource officers with a person suspected of dealing drugs at Washington Jefferson Park. There were concerns that if a person established an illegal narcotics trade inside the park, it could create an avenue for people with substance use issues to be […]

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16Dec

Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit Makes Drug Arrest

Eugene, OR – Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit developed information Aaron Graeme Weinberg, age 37, was selling heroin and suspected fentanyl pills at a motel in the 1400 block of W. 6th Avenue. On December 8, surveillance was set up and short-stay traffic was observed coming to and from the location.   The next day, […]