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Please Celebrate July 4th Responsibly – Know When to Call 911

Lane County, Ore. – Please bear in mind that it is never appropriate to call 911 for fireworks unless someone has been injured or property is actively being damaged by them. 911 is meant exclusively for reporting any immediate threat to life or property.   This is one of the busiest weekends of the year […]

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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 […]

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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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Eugene Springfield Fire/Eugene and Springfield Police News Release

Eugene/Springfield, Ore. – If you have illegal fireworks at your home, there is an opportunity for you to get rid of them without getting cited! Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Turn-in Day will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Saturday, July 2, and Sunday, July 3.     Illegal Fireworks Amnesty Day Temporary South Hills […]

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Armed, Barricaded Man Safely Taken into Custody

Eugene, Ore. – At 11:57 a.m. on June 23, Eugene Police received a call regarding two people who were refusing to leave a residence at Village Oaks Apartments, 3610 W. 18th Avenue.   One of the individuals, Shane Allen Maass, age 36, of Wentzville, Missouri, was reported to have a firearm and to have threatened […]

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EPD Street Crimes Unit Focusing on Direct Neighborhood Impact

Eugene, Ore. – The Eugene Police Street Crimes Unit has been focusing on issues that are having a direct neighborhood impact. The unit is often receiving crime or drug tips from neighbors, which have stimulated or generated the investigations.   Here are some updates in recent cases:     Fugitive from Justice – On May 24, […]

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Lorane Highway & Friendly Street Crash

Eugene, Ore. – At 9:18 p.m. on June 21, callers reported a Lexus sedan had crashed into a utility pole on Lorane Highway near Friendly Street.   Eugene Police responded and closed the roadway, as there were wires laying across the roadway in both directions and a broken utility pole. The driver, an 82-year-old man, […]


Focused Patrols & Observation Lead to Burglary Arrests

Springfield, OR. – Recognizing a series of convenience store burglaries, largely occurring in the early morning hours, Springfield Police officers have been conducting focused patrols near area convenience stores. On June 21st at 0130 hours, an officer performing observation near the DariMart store located at 995 Hayden Bridge Road noticed a vehicle circling the location. […]

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Lifesaving Measures in Overdose Incident

Eugene, Ore. – On June 20 at 3:38 p.m., Eugene Police arrived to the scene of a possible overdose in a car at 899 W. 6th Avenue and Adams Street.     To avoid the vehicle moving, a sergeant and officers pinned the car without causing any damage. They broke the passenger window of the […]