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 […]

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30Jun

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 […]

Shane Allen Maass barricaded Eugene Oregon
24Jun

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 […]

police street crimes unit eugene oregon
23Jun

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, […]

Andrew Capps arrested Eugene Oregon manslaughter
16Jun

Andrew Capps Arrested on Bench Warrant in Manslaughter Case

Eugene, Ore. – ANDREW CAPPS has been arrested and booked into the Lane County Jail today at approx. 8:30:14 AM Capps had a bench warrant for not appearing in court over his retrial on manslaughter 1, and hit and run vehicle- injury. These charges stem from a fatal 2017 crash where he was said to […]

13Jun

Deceased Subject Reported at 10th and Pearl in Eugene

Eugene, Ore. – A deceased subject was reported this morning on 10th at Pearl Street in Eugene. Eugene Police, and fire rescue were on scene.   KEZI 9 News reports, that police told them it was a female subject who had apparently taken her own life.                   […]

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13Jun

‘Skimmer’ Device Allegedly Found at Local Springfield 7-Eleven Store

Springfield, Ore. – The Springfield Police Department has been made aware of several videos circulating on social media depicting a ‘skimmer’ device found at a local 7-Eleven and subsequent interaction with SPD staff. Upon further review, police were able to determine that the incident seen in the videos occurred on May 19th.   While it […]

1969 Eugene police cold case
09Jun

$45,000 Reward Offered in 1969 Eugene Cold Case Murder

Eugene, Ore. – For several years one of Eugene’s oldest open murder cases, the 1969 strangulation of 22-year-old Janet Lynn Shanahan, has been a priority of the Eugene Police Cold Case Squad investigators.     In April 1969, Janet had been married to 23-year-old Christopher John Shanahan for about 10 months.  Janet was attending spring […]

albany crash
08Jun

Suspect in Custody After Police Pursuit – Albany

Albany, Ore. – Today, June 8th, 2022 at 9:32am Albany Police were called to a local convenience store for a male acting suspicious.     The vehicle description matched a stolen vehicle involved in a robbery earlier today in Linn County. Albany Police attempted to contact the subject who fled in the vehicle leading Albany […]

carjacking
08Jun

Man arrested in Carjacking and Burglary Cases

Eugene, Ore. – At around 5:30 p.m., yesterday, a Eugene woman in the 1400 block of High Street called to report a man tried to steal her vehicle keys from her.   She reported she had a front door open to her daughter’s residence and spotted a man, later identified as James Eugene Jones, age […]