police street crimes unit eugene oregon
16Jul

Highlights of Six Months of EPD Street Crimes Unit Arrests

Eugene, Ore. – A couple of Eugene Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit officers were assigned to later night shifts intermittently and have some great results EPD wants to share. Below is a synopsis of cases they have put together during the past six months.   January –  Anthony Andreotti search warrant service. January 12, 2022, […]

DAVID JOSEPH ESSARY wanted suspect mugshot
13Jul

Commercial Burglary Suspects Arrested Outside of Westfir

Westfir, Ore. – Yesterday afternoon deputies received information that 29 year old David Joseph Essary was spotted at a campsite in the area of Forest Service Rd. #19 outside of Westfir.   The camp had been located by an Oregon State Police Trooper and the US Marshall’s Service were able to confirm Essary’s presence. Essary […]

police street crimes unit eugene oregon
30Jun

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 […]

drug bust
19May

Street Crimes Unit: Two Arrested for Firearms and Fentanyl

Eugene, Ore. – From March 2022, several members of the Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit began to get information regarding significant quantities of drugs and some firearms being at a residence in the 27000 block of Royal.   During an investigation, SCU determined the residents, Joe Anthony Harker, age 38, and Shayla Kay Lawray Bennett, […]

police street crimes unit eugene oregon
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 […]