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20Mar

Early Morning Two-vehicle crash, Pedestrian Bystander Hit

Eugene, Ore. – At about 2:18 a.m. on March 20, Eugene Police officers were dispatched to W. 6th Avenue and Blair Street for a crash.   The investigation showed two vehicles were driving westbound on W. 6th Avenue approaching Blair Street. One vehicle turned from a far left lane in front of the vehicle driving in the […]

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08Feb

Car and House Struck in Early Morning Crash

Eugene, Ore. – On February 7, 2022, at 1:23 a.m. Eugene Police officers responded to report of a vehicle crash near W. 18th Avenue and Josh Street. A Ford F250 was reported to have crashed into a parked vehicle and then ended up in a backyard. There were multiple callers.   When officers arrived on […]

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31Jan

Fatal Train vs Pedestrian Crash at Pearl and High

Eugene, Ore. – At 2:20 a.m. on January 30, Eugene Police officers responded to a pedestrian-train crash on the railroad tracks between Pearl Street and High Street. An adult male was seen alive in the area, and then shortly after was found deceased on the tracks.   Eugene Police conducted a death investigation and there […]

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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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13Jan

EPD Units Team up to Find Two Street Robbery Suspects

Eugene, Ore. – On January 10 at 10:52 p.m., a Eugene man, age 30, went to Skinners Butte to meet up with a woman. The man reported he arrived and a woman got into his truck and demanded money, then robbed him at gunpoint. She fled in a sedan driven by a man. The victim […]

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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 […]