Week: Monday, October 12th - Sunday, October 18th
During the week, Tigard officers made 27 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (15), Harassment Physical and Domestic Violence (6), Shoplifting (5), Possession of a Controlled Substance (3), Unlawful Use of a Weapon (2), False Info to a Police Officer (2), Recovered Stolen Vehicle from another Agency (2), Possession of a Stolen Vehicle (1), Unlawful Entry into a Motor Vehicle (1), Burglary (1), Menacing Domestic Violence (1), Luring a Minor (1), Criminal Mischief (1), Criminal Trespass (1), DUII (1), Driving While Suspended (1), PO Detainer Warrant (1), Theft from a Coin-Op Machine (1), and Theft of Services (1).
Sunday October 18, 2020
- A woman was cited for third-degree theft after stealing merchandise from a grocery store in the 13100 block of SW Pacific Highway. Witnesses reported the woman refused to wear a mask in the store and when cashiers declined to serve her, she left the store with the unpaid items.
- Officers are investigating a reported theft from a store at Washington Square Mall, in which the suspect appears to have taken $1,000 worth of jackets from a display.
Saturday, October 17, 2020
- Just before 2:00 a.m., officers contacted a woman near SW Coronado Street & SW Pacific Highway who had six warrants out for her arrest. Dispatch confirmed the warrants and the woman was taken into custody.
- Officers responded to a traffic crash on SW Pacific Highway near SW 74th Avenue at 4:55 p.m. It appears the driver of a passenger car pulled out in front of a truck and the driver of the truck couldn’t stop in time. One person was transported to the hospital.
- Around 5:15 p.m. officers responded to a hotel in the 13000 block of SW 68th Parkway after an anonymous caller reported a case of possible child neglect. Responding officers found a young boy who had been left in the care of a stranger for an extended period of time. DHS was contacted and probable cause has been established to arrest the boy’s mother.
Friday, October 16, 2020
- Officers responded to a store in the 13900 block of SW Pacific Highway where employees reported a customer passed a counterfeit bill. Officers reviewed surveillance video and the investigation remains open.
- Through follow-up investigation, officers recovered a Subaru that had been stolen earlier in the day from Portland at a hotel in the 10800 block of SW Greenburg Road. A man associated with the stolen car was arrested on a warrant out of California, and the rightful owner of the car was contacted.
Thursday, October 15, 2020
- Officers arrested a man for harassment (domestic violence) after a verbal disagreement between the man and his female partner escalated into a physical situation. The man left prior to officers arriving, but he was located with a K-9 team hiding in nearby brush.
- Around 6:30 p.m. officers responded to a disturbance at a restaurant in the 12200 block of SW Scholls Ferry Road. Witnesses reported a man yelling at people and trying to start fights in the parking lot. Responding officers learned the man was experiencing a mental health crisis. He was reunited with a family member and left the area.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
- A resident called the police after reviewing video surveillance footage and seeing an unknown man with a flashlight looking around his property at 5:00 a.m. on the 14200 block of SW 114th Avenue. Nothing appeared to be missing.
- An officer took a report involving the overnight theft of a black 2018 Honda Civic from the driveway on the 8900 block of SW Greensward Lane. The spare key may have been left in the victim’s other vehicle that was prowled.
- The locks on laundry coin drawers were reportedly drilled out at an apartment complex on the 8700 block of SW Commercial Street. An officer took a theft report involving a coin machine at another apartment complex on the 9000 block of SW Washington Square Road during the previous day.
- Officers arrested a Portland man for harassment-physical contact and unlawful use of a weapon after responding to a disturbance with a weapon call at a restaurant on the 10100 block of SW Washington Square Road. While waiting for a ride home, a male and female were accosted by the suspect who yelled obscenities at the woman. When the suspect was confronted by the male, the situation escalated with the suspect throwing a compact disc player at the male victim hitting his thigh and a battery from the disc player at his head. Witnesses said the man had taken out a knife.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
- Swing shift officers (2pm-12am) responded to several calls about a male wandering into traffic who was flagging down cars in the area of Pacific Highway and Park Street. Officers performed a welfare check and got him out the roadway.
- Officers assisted TVF&R with securing the area while fire fighters extinguished a brush fire in a wooded area on the eastside of 72nd around 6:30 p.m.
- Officers responded to a robbery call at an apartment complex on the 15100 block of SW Royalty Parkway that occurred around 10:00 p.m. An unknown male subject demanded that the victim hand over a cell phone. He verbally threatened the victim, claiming to have a gun. Officers were unable to locate the subject during an area check.
Monday, October 12, 2020
- Officers responded to a missing-persons call involving an elderly female with a medical condition who had been missing for 45 minutes from the area of SW Oak near Hall Boulevard around 7pm. Fortunately, a motorist called dispatch to report a woman wandering in the street who was not dressed for the conditions. Officers were able to reunite her with her family.
- Officers arrested a Newberg man for arrest warrants, possession of a controlled substance and providing false info to a police officer after responding to a suspicious circumstance call about someone trying to break into a vehicle at 14400 block of SW Pacific Highway at 7:50 p.m.
Week: Monday, October 5th - Sunday, October 11th
During the week, Tigard officers made 31 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (11), Violation of Restraining Order (8), Harassment Physical (4), Criminal Mischief (3), Shoplifting (3), Possession of a Controlled Substance (2), Unlawful Entry into a Motor Vehicle (2), Criminal Trespass (1), DUII (1), Interfering with a Peace Officer (1), Menacing with a Weapon (1), PO Detainer Warrant (1), Reckless Driving (1), Stalking (1) Theft from Vehicle (1), and Unlawful Use of a Weapon (1).
Car break ins and thefts are up for the month of September. For more information and crime prevention tips, please visit: https://www.tigard-or.gov/police/seasonal_cp.php
Sunday October 11, 2020
During the week, at least 19 car-break ins were reported. A majority occurred overnight to unlocked vehicles. A few were accessed through windows left partially opened or smashed. Tools, a garage door opener, checkbook, stereo equipment, loose change, cash, backpack, chargers were among the items stolen. Please find crime prevention tips here: https://www.tigard-or.gov/police/seasonal_cp.php
- Around 4 a.m. officers responded to the 10100 block of SW 69th Avenue on reports that a man was trying car handles in an effort to break into them. The caller reported the man left the area in a truck. Officers tried pulling the man over, but he refused to stop and led officers on a chase. Ultimately, the man and his female passenger took off on foot, sparking a lengthy K-9 track. Officers recovered methamphetamine in the truck. The woman was located and cited for interfering with a peace officer.
- A man living in the 13900 block of SW Aerie Drive reported that his garage was burglarized and his 2011 Mercedes had been stolen. His wallet and his wife’s purse had both been left inside and the suspect(s) were attempting to use the stolen credit cards. The investigation remains ongoing.
Saturday, October 10, 2020
- Around 6 a.m. officers responded to a burglary alarm at a business in the 16200 block of SW Pacific Highway. The suspect entered by damaging the building, causing estimated losses of nearly $5,000. Officers are continuing to investigate.
- In the rainy fall weather, officers responded to 4 separate injury crashes, including a head-on crash near Hall Blvd & 99 and a car that crashed into a tree and rolled over near Upper Boones Ferry & 72nd. In that incident, the driver admitted being drunk. His blood alcohol content was measured at 0.206 – more than twice the legal limit.
Friday, October 9, 2020
- Officers responded to a teen in crisis who was expressing suicidal ideation near an overpass. Officers, mental health experts and crisis negotiators responded. A Tigard police sergeant talked with the teen, developed a rapport with him and ultimately helped to safely deescalate the situation.
- An officer was involved in a pursuit with a driver who refused to stop, hit the patrol car, ran a red light and continued to drive erratically. At one point, the driver reached 90 mph on Hwy 217 and the pursuit was terminated in a local neighborhood due to safety concerns. The officer confirmed the driver has active warrants for his arrests and the investigation is ongoing.
Thursday, October 8, 2020
- A man was arrested after a confrontation at a bottle drop in the 14400 block of SW Pacific Highway. Around 6 p.m. witnesses reported the man had pulled a knife and was threatening to harm people with it. Investigating officers recovered a 4-inch sheathed knife from the man’s hip. He was taken to jail on charges of menacing with a physical weapon and unlawful use of a weapon.
- Officers responded to a reported road rage incident where a driver reported being followed by an aggressive driver who was tailgating him and cutting other drivers off. Officers contacted both drivers and found two large knives in the suspect’s vehicle. He was cited on a charge of stalking.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
- Officers reponded to a report of an attempted theft of a 4-wheeler at 9180 SW Burnham. Someone trespassed on the property and tried to ram the vehicle through the fence. The suspect fled, leaving the vehicle running and the fence damaged.
- Officers assisted TVF&R in performing evacuations within 300 feet of a gas leak at SW 72nd Avenue and Ventura and closed roads in the immediate area. NW Natural addressed the issue.
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
- The front passenger door of a vehicle parked in a garage at 10765 SW Greenburg Road was reportedly keyed during work hours.
- Officers charged a Portland man with harassment-physical contact. He allegedly visited his former place of employment and hit a current employee in the face during an argument on the 14100 block of SW 72nd Avenue.
- A 2010 white BMW coupe was reported stolen from the 13300 block of SW 128th Place over the weekend.
- Catalytic converters were stolen from two school vans at 9000 SW Durham Road over the last few months. In an unrelated incident, one was stolen overnight from a Dodge Dakota on the 14300 block of SW 72nd Avenue.
Monday, October 5, 2020
- A car was reportedly keyed on the 15200 block of SW Royalty Parkway.
- Officers responded to a report of a male threatening a female on the trail near 12300 SW Grant Avenue. After contacting both individuals, they determined that no crime had been committed.
Week: Monday, September 28th - Sunday, October 4th
During the week, Tigard officers made 15 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (7), Assault (3), Shoplifting (3), DUII (2), Possession of a Controlled Substance (2), Distribution of a Controlled Substance (1), Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument (1), Strangulation DV (1), Menacing with a Weapon (1), Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (1), Unlawful Use of a Weapon (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Harassment Verbal (1), Possession of a Burglar Tool (1), Reckless Driving (1), Theft (2)
Car break ins and thefts are up for the month of September. For more information and crime prevention tips, please visit: https://www.tigard-or.gov/police/seasonal_cp.php
Sunday October 4, 2020
- Around 3am, a white 1998 Chevrolet pickup truck was reportedly stolen from the driveway on the 11100 block of SW 95th Avenue. The keys had been left in the vehicle.
- Between 12-7am, someone reportedly stole a tool bag out of an unlocked vehicle on the 8600 block of SW Bellflower Street.
- A business community mailbox was reportedly pried open over the weekend and mail stolen at 7145 SW Varns Street.
- Around 6:45pm, an officer and TVF&R responded to a hazardous call involving sewage that spilled onto the street on the 9800 block of SW Walnut Place in front of a church. The spill was caused by a broken pipe on an RV.
Saturday, October 3, 2020
- A community member reported a $3500 scam involving an email stating that there was a fraudulent charge on his Apple account. When he called what he thought was Apple Support at 888-234-5512, the call taker claimed they were were opening an investigation to catch the scammers, instructing the victim to send money via Zelle and provide banking information in order to catch them.
- Between 11:50-1:05pm, a wallet was reportedly stolen from a purse left on a shopping cart at Costco. The main compartment of the purse had been left unzipped. When the victim notified her bank of stolen cards, a $2800 purchase at Best Buy had already been charged to her account.
- A traffic safety officer pursued a Chevy travelling at a high rate of speed and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. Due to public safety concerns, the officer abandoned the pursuit. The vehicle was later found ditched on Claridge Drive off of 88th and Hall. The investigation is ongoing.
Friday, October 2, 2020
- At 3:53pm, officers were dispatched to a traffic crash at 12442 SW Scholls Ferry Rd. After exiting a McDonald’s drive through, a driver hit the gas instead of the brake pedal and drove over two curbs, hitting six cars before her vehicle came to complete stop. She was cited for careless driving.
- Officers responded to a disturbance with a weapon at 5:45pm and arrested an 18-year old for Menacing with a Weapon, Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Unlawful Use of a Fire Arm. During a verbal altercation, the male reportedly pointed a pistol at a group while at the mall at 9585 SW Washington Square Road.
Thursday, October 1, 2020
- At 6:40am, Tigard Police officers were dispatched to a report of a traffic crash at the 76 gas station at 10775 SW Greenburg Road where a vehicle struck a propane tank. Officers worked with TVF&R on evacuations and road closures. No crime was committed.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
- At 11:25am, officers responded to a disturbance/fight call at 10795 SW Cascade. While a business owner was working outside, a male subject reportedly tried to open the door to his business. When the owner attempted to block him from entering, the subject punched him in the face. The subject eventually took off on a BMX style bike. The investigation is ongoing.
- A man was reportedly running around, screaming expletives and shining a flashlight at people watching an outdoor movie at 13405 SW Hall Boulevard at 8:40pm. Officers were able to get him to move along.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
- An officer arrested and issued a citation for Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument to a male subject who reportedly passed two fake $5 bills at the 76 gas station on SW Greenburg.
- Officers arrested a Vancouver man for Strangulation and Assault IV after he reportedly assaulted his wife in the Walmart parking lot around 9:30pm.
Monday, September 28, 2020
- Tools were reportedly stolen from a locked Chevrolet passenger van over the weekend at a business at 16285 SW 85th Avenue. There were no signs of forced entry.
- A business owner reported that he discovered that someone had attempted to steal the catalytic converter from a Toyota Prius at 7390 SW Bonita over the weekend.
- A 2020 Ford pickup truck was reportedly ransacked with binoculars and a GPS stolen between 1-5am on the 12700 block of SW Glacier Lily Circle.
- This morning, a vehicle owner reportedly found all four car doors ajar and believes house keys were stolen overnight from his vehicle parked on driveway on the 12600 block of SW Glacier Lily Drive. There were no signs of forced entry on the 2000s Chevy vehicle.
- A 2013 Ford Explorer was reportedly stolen from a driveway on the 11000 block of SW Summer Lake Drive overnight. It was left unlocked with the keys inside.
- At 4:13pm, a maintenance worker at an apartment complex on the 7700 block of SW Pfaffle reported that a female subject pulled out a machete and threatened to cut him after he asked her to leave the property. The employee declined to press charges and officers trespassed her from the property.
- A storage unit was reportedly broken into and tools and coins stolen at 13473 SW Pacific Highway.
- A community member reported that he received a letter from the Small Business Administration stating that a disaster loan for $9500 in his name was in deferment status. Because the URL on the form showed .gov, he thought the letter was legitimate and called the phone number listed on it. The call taker asked for his social security number and other personal information. At that point, he determined it to be a scam.
Week: Monday, September 21st - Sunday, September 27th
During the week, Tigard officers made 15 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Shoplifting (7), Arrest Warrant (6), Theft of Vehicle Parts (2), Harassment DV (2), Assault IV DV (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Violation of a Restraining Order (1), Possession of a Controlled Substance (1), PO Detainer/Warrant (1), DUII (1)
Below are a number of reports of car break ins. Although it is not an exhaustive list for the week, please visit this webpage for crime prevention tips: https://www.tigard-or.gov/police/seasonal_cp.php
Sunday September 27, 2020
- A suspicious person call at 03:08am led to two men being charged with theft II after they were observed attempting to cut off a catalytic converter from a fleet vehicle at 12000 SW Garden Pl. In general, catalytic converter thefts have increased over the last few months. Click here for prevention tips.
- Tigard officers arrested a man for possession of a controlled substance-meth and PO Detainer Warrant after responding to a call about a verbal altercation on the 14700 block of SW 109th Avenue.
- An officer performed an area check in the morning after a resident heard someone try to open her garage door with an opener that had been reported stolen out of her vehicle at a Portland grocery store.
Saturday, September 26, 2020
- Officers responded to a theft in progress at Dick’s Sporting Goods at 9402 SW Washington Square Rd where the suspect left the store and boarded a TriMet bus. Officers worked with dispatch to arrest him at the next bus stop. He was allegedly associated with thefts from five stores in the mall.
- A shopper at Fred Meyer’s was looking at merchandise around 10:20pm when someone stole her wallet from the shopping cart.
Friday, September 25, 2020
- Officers responded to a call from family members about an individual in crisis. After several hours of searching, officers were able to locate the person in another city and get him connected with medical assistance.
- Officers apprehended one of two men who had fled by bicycle after a loss prevention specialist reported they were stuffing stolen merchandise in a bag at Walmart.
- Officers responded to a criminal mischief report at 9669 SW Washington Square Road where a disgruntled customer knocked over and damaged store mannequins and threatened employees.
- Tools and a power washer were stolen during a business burglary at 7895 SW Hunziker.
- A champagne colored 1994 Honda Accord was stolen from the area of SW 109th Ave. and SW Murdock Street overnight.
- A 1998 white Toyota Camry was stolen overnight from an apartment complex on the 107900 block of SW Murdock Court.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
- Officers arrested a male subject for harassment-DV after being dispatched to 7600 SW Dartmouth on multiple calls about a physical altercation between a male and female.
- An owner of a vacant property reported that within the last three days, someone had tampered with the lock to a detached garage on the 9900 block of SW Walnut Street and was possibly staying there.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
- The Tigard Police Community Service Officer assisted OSP, ODOT, and Tualatin PD on an incident at around 5pm involving a loose pig in the center median of I-5 near the I-205 interchange during rush hour traffic in the heavy rain. The four of them were able to get the pig into the kennel using a snappy snare and dog leash.
- Around 7pm, the passenger side rear window of a 2006 Acura was broken out and a purse stolen between 4:30-6:30pm at 10205 SW Washington Square Rd.
- About 10:30pm, the rear window of a 2015 Lexus was smashed and a duffle style luggage bag was reportedly stolen.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
- A 1995 Toyota 4Runner parked on the street was reported stolen from the 8900 block of SW Commercial Street.
- An officer was dispatched to the 11300, 11500 blocks of SW 135th and SW 135th Avenue and Scholls Ferry on multiple reports of graffiti reading X3 and Baby Dagy X3. The officer contacted the property owners to clean up the tags. More graffiti was reported during the day. Graffiti in Tigard should be reported through the non-emergency line at 503-629-0111.
- A man and woman reportedly stole high-valued handbags at Nordstrom around 5pm.
- A neighbor received a call from male claiming to be Officer Thomas from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The caller threatened to arrest the neighbor unless he needed to paid a $500 “bond” in Target gift cards related to an arrest warrant. The caller spoofed ICE’s phone number, leading the neighbor to believe the call was legitimate.
Monday, September 21, 2020
- A business owner at 12215 SW Main Street reported that someone broke in through a window and stole pipes and tobacco products at 4:30am.
- After responding to a suspicious vehicle call involving a sedan parked on the grass at Dirksen Nature Park at 11:58pm, an officer arrested one of the occupants for an arrest warrant.
Week: Monday, September 14th - Sunday, September 20th
During the week, Tigard officers made 18 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (9), Possession of a Controlled Substance (4), Assault IV (3), Harassment (3), DUII (2), PO Detainer/Warrant (2), Assault of a Public Safety Officer (1), Burglary (1), Computer Crime (1), Criminal Mischief (1) Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Disorderly Conduct (1), Fail to Carry a License (1), Forgery (1), Identity Theft (1), Operation without Required Lighting Equipment (1), Shoplifting (1)
Sunday September 20, 2020
- A 2006 Ford Ranger was stolen from the Target store parking lot at 9009 SW Hall Boulevard between 6:40-7pm. The vehicle was located in a parking lot east of the location later that evening.
- An officer cited a Tigard man for Criminal Mischief III after he repeatedly hit and dented a car of an ex-girlfriend on the 9500 block of SW Greenburg Road.
Saturday, September 19, 2020
- A graveyard shift officer crawled on the roof of a local business on Pacific Highway to conduct a security check after an alarm activation overnight. Fortunately, everything checked out fine.
- An ax and DVDs were stolen from a truck canopy parked on street on the 12800 block of SW 116th avenue overnight.
- An unknown suspect entered an unlocked Toyota Rav 4 overnight that was parked on the street of the 9400 block of SW 92nd Avenue and stole a wallet and a garage door opener. The suspect opened the garage door with the opener and stole a purse from the vehicle parked in the garage.
- At 8:30pm, officers were dispatched to report of a male subject doing drugs in a restroom at a pet store at 11705 SW Pacific Highway. The subject was found with drug paraphernalia.
- A large number of cars and trucks were reportedly at the cinema with a few doing burnouts. Officers arrived and the group left the area.
Friday, September 18, 2020
- Officers arrested a male subject for Burglary I, PO Detainer Warrant and Possession of a Controlled Substance Meth after a call from a resident in an apartment complex that someone was removing the window screen on the 14100 block of SW 105th Ave at 4:04am. A partner K9 team was able to track down the suspect.
- Officers arrested a Beaverton woman for possession of a controlled substance heroin and cocaine after receiving a call that a woman was unresponsive in a car at 11705 SW Pacific Highway at 4:15am.
- Officers arrested a woman for assaulting her boyfriend after being dispatched to a welfare check about a woman screaming outside on the 11400 block of SW 94th Ave at approximately 5am.
- A blue graffiti tag “1 Twink w5” on a wooden fence on the 10300 block of SW Greenburg Road was reported. The officer contacted the owner of the property to clean up the tag.
- A juvenile was arrested for assault IV and harassment DV and referred to the juvenile department after he assaulted a family member causing non-serious injuries.
Thursday, September 17, 2020
- Officers cited a male subject for assault IV after he hit another person with a bag that contained a hard object in it during a verbal altercation, which caused a non-serious injury at 12280 SW Hall Boulevard around 12:40pm.
- Officers responded to a welfare check involving a person passed out on the front lawn of an apartment complex. The individual exhibited signs of impairment and was combative when medical staff tried to get her on the gurney, which required officer assistance.
- A Tigard woman was arrested for Forgery I and Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument I after she allegedly cashed a fraudulent check at 9185 SW Hall Boulevard.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
- Officers arrested a juvenile driver for DUII after he failed to yield for oncoming traffic at an intersection and then ran a red light at SW 116th Avenue and Durham. A Drug Recognition Expert determined that he was impaired.
- At approximately 4:45pm, an officer arrested a Hillsboro woman for a PO Detainer Warrant after responding to a suspicious circumstance in a parking lot at 9009 SW Hall Blvd where she appeared to be using drugs in a vehicle.
- A 12-foot black metal trailer parked on the street was stolen overnight at the corner of SW Village Glen Dr and SW Frewing St.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
- A resident reported a secret shopper scam resulting in a loss of $2,500. The victim responded to a letter asking her to participate in a "logistics survey" and to participate as a secret shopper. She received a check for $2,950.00, was instructed to purchase $2,500 in Nike gift cards and keep the remaining $450 as payment for her services. She bought the gift cards and provided the info on the cards to scammer who depleted the balance. By the time she learned the check sent to her was fraudulent, it was too late.
- Between 2-11am, a 1995 2-door Green Acura was reportedly stolen from an apartment complex on the 8500 block of SW Pfaffle St.
- Officers received a report of a road rage incident involving a gun. An unknown male in an SUV reportedly began following another male driver and yelling at him about travelling too fast in a school zone. When the driver stopped his car on the 13700 block of SW Pacific Highway and went to talk to the man in the SUV, the subject pointed a gun at him, told him to back off and drove away.
Monday, September 14, 2020
- Officers arrested a Beaverton man for Identity Theft I after he reportedly filled out a credit application using fraudulent information at business at 9385 SW Greenburg Road.
- At approximately 4:25pm, an officer patrolling the area of SW Pacific Hwy near SW Johnson St observed smoke coming from the brush line on the side of the road behind 12553 SW Main St. The fire appeared to be 10-20 ft in radius. Officers worked on putting out the fire until TVF&R arrived and extinguished it. The investigation is ongoing.
- Officers arrested a Tigard woman for Harassment DV, Harassment Physical Contact, Assault of a Public Safety Officer and Disorderly Conduct after she got into a physical altercation with relatives on the 9900 block of SW North Dakota Street.
Week: Monday, September 7th - Sunday, September 14th
During the week, Tigard officers made 10 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (5), Shoplifting (4), Attempt to Elude a Police Office (1), Harassment-DV (1), Menacing Physical Weapon (1), DUII (1), Hit and Run (1), Criminal Trespass (1), False Info to the Police (1), PO Detainer/Warrant (1), Possession of a Controlled Substance (1), Recovered Stolen-Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (1) and Reckless Driving (1)
Tigard Police received at least 19 reports of vehicle break ins during the week; most occurred overnight during the weekdays. In many cases, the vehicles were reportedly left unlocked. In one report a window was broken and another a lock was faulty. Stolen items included a laptop, radon monitor, stereo, coins, charging cords, change, cash, keys and shoes. Passport, pay stubs, license, registration and insurance info were also taken. In a few cases, nothing was taken from the vehicles. To prevent theft from vehicles, please click here.
Vehicles targeted were located on the:
- 9700 block SW Frewing Street
- 8500 block SW Schmidt Loop
- 8600 block SW Schmidt Loop-2 reports
- 8700 block SW Schmidt Loop
- 9600 block SW Schmidt Loop
- 8700 block SW Hamlet Street
- 8900 block SW Avon Court
- 9000 block SW Greening Lane
- 8300 block SW Bonaventure Lane
- 11300 SW Greenburg Road reports
- 11700 block SW Lynn Street
- 11700 SW 98TH Ave
- 12000 block SW 118TH AVE
- 14000 SW Pacific Highway
- 15600 block SW 84TH Place-2 reports
- 16300 block SW 103RD Avenue
Sunday September 13, 2020
- When a business owner told a male to leave the premises 12000 SW Main Street, he began yelling at the owner, swinging a stick and threatening to hit him with it. Officers located the subject at a bus stop, cited him for physical menacing and trespassed him from the property.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
- An officer took a report about a package being stolen from a porch on Monday at approximately 3:15pm on the 10700 block of SW Pathfinder Way.
- A resident reported a rental scam. He paid a $2k deposit on a rental property in Playa del Rey that he found on Craigslist. The landlord was supposed to send the keys, but could no longer be reached after payment was rendered.
- Officers received a report of a tech support scam. A resident clicked on a malicious link , which caused the computer screen to freeze and display a message to call Microsoft to fix the problem. When called, the scammer claiming to be with tech support stated that the computer had been hacked and instructed the victim to purchase gift cards that could be transferred to the victim’s bank account.
Friday, September 11, 2020
- A resident reported that he was pick pocketed at the mall at 9585 SW Washington Square Road and his credit cards were fraudently used at multiple stores. His wallet had been stored in the side pocket of his cargo pants.
- At 6:25pm, officers arrested a male subject for shoplifting II, arrest warrants and providing false info to the police at 9500 SW Washington Square Road after he reportedly stole clothing at the location. In a separate incident at 8pm, officers cited another male subject for shoplifting II at 7600 SW Dartmouth.
Thursday, September 10, 2020
- At 2:32pm, officers were dispatched to the Washington Square Mall on a report of a man w/a gun & shots fired. Officers quickly arrived and found the male subject, ascertaining that the incident was a verbal disturbance. No weapons were seen or found. There were no injuries or shots fired.
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
- Detectives are investigating a burglary at a deli occurring around 1:38am at 9930 SW Walnut Street. Tobacco and vaping products were reportedly stolen.
- Officers assisted Washington County Sheriff’s Office on calls during the day since deputies were involved with evacuations from the west end fires.
- Fraudulent activity on the bank account of a vulnerable adult staying at a care facility was reported.
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
- Officers assisted TVF&R at a structure fire at an apartment complex on SW Buffalo Place and North Dakota by evacuating the units, rescuing a cat and helping with traffic.
- Officers responded the 12500 block of SW Brookside Avenue at 5:49 on a report of menacing with a weapon. A resident confronted a male subject who was lifting the truck bed cover of his Ford 150. The subject reportedly pulled out a gun and told the resident to back off and then took off in an old brown pickup truck with a woman in the passenger seat.
- A caller reported that a woman was observed inside a laundromat at 11945 SW Pacific Hwy after the business was closed around 3:15am. Officers arrested the woman for Criminal Trespass II and several warrants after they responded to the incident.
- At 11:05 hours, an officer responded to the 11400 block of SW 135TH Ave ona report that someone tried to push open a door to an apartment unit. The victim was able to hold the door back to prevent it from being opened. There was extensive damage to the locking mechanism, door seam and frame.
Monday, September 7, 2020
- A driver was arrested for DUII and Reckless Driving around 1am after he was observed by an officer travelling down the wrong side of the road near SW Pacific Hwy near SW Canterbury Lane.
- The wind storm resulted in hazard calls about downed powerlines, trees as well as alarm calls due to activations from the conditions.
Week: Monday, August 31st - Sunday, September 6th
During the week, Tigard officers made 31 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrant (19), Shoplifting (6), DUII (4), Criminal Mischief (3), Criminal Trespass (3), False Info to the Police (3), PO Detainer/Warrant (2), Assault of a Public Safety Officer (1), Disorderly Conduct (1), Driving While Suspended (1), Fail to Carry or Present a License (1), Harassment-Physical Contact (1), Identity Theft (1), Interfering with a Peace Officer (1), Possession of a Controlled Substance (1), Recovered Stolen-Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (1), Resisting Arrest (1), Theft Other (1), Theft from a Vehicle (1), Theft of Mail (1) and Unlawful Entry Into a Motor Vehicle (1).
Sunday September 6, 2020
- From Thursday through Sunday of this week, officers continued their focus on impaired driving and arrested four drivers for DUII. Drivers were stopped for weaving, speeding and not having headlights turned on. Two drivers registered .12% Blood Alcohol Content, one .21%, over 2x the legal limit and other refused the breathalyzer, requiring a warrant. One of the officers working overtime on a DUII grant was accompanied by the Deputy District Attorney.
- Officers were dispatched to Cook Park involving at least one car racing and doing donuts in the park around 3:30am. The driver was cited.
- A wallet stored in an open cubby was stolen at a gym at 16255 SW Upper Boones Ferry Road.
Saturday, September 5, 2020
- Tigard officers assisted Tualatin PD on containment involving a stolen vehicle incident around 2am. The driver fled the scene, but Tualatin was able to identify him and the passenger was taken into custody.
- A 2020 Toyota RAV4 was stolen from the 14900 block of SW Greenfield sometime between midnight and 06:30am on 9/5/20. The remote may have been left in the vehicle. The vehicle had a GPS system and Portland Police were able to recover it in their jurisdiction.
Friday, September 4, 2020
- Officers received a delayed report of a male subject sitting in a light blue vehicle at Albertsons at 14300 SW Barrows Road with his genitals exposed yesterday. The reporter didn’t believe the male was deliberatly exposing himself to her.
- At 5:30am, officers were dispatched to a head-on injury crash at SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd and SW 72nd Ave between a Kawaski motorcycle and Toyota Tacoma. The motorcyclist was injured and transported to the hospital. The motorcycle had been reported stolen. The motorcyclist had outstanding warrants and was driving while his license was suspended. Traffic Safety Officers are investigating the cause of the crash.
- A 2020 Ford Platinum F250, dark grey, with no plates, was reportedly stolen at 12000 SW 66th Ave. Later that day, an owner of a 2014 Ford pickup truck reported that his license plates were stolen at that location while it was at the repair shop.
- While conducting a routine traffic stop around 11:15pm, a male subject provided the officer with a false name and info. After getting back up from a partner agency, it was determined that the subject had an outstanding felony warrant out of Vancouver Washington.
Thursday, September 3, 2020
- Officers responded to several calls about camping on private property.
- Around 2pm, officers responded to a report of a theft that occurred at 9585 SW Washington Square Road. The reporting party stated that three juveniles stole his personal cell phone, broke his work IPad and fled in a white vehicle.
- Officers assisted Fire on a CPR/AED call at 4:15pm.
- Officers apprehended and charged a man and a woman with theft II after loss prevention reportedly observed them cutting security tags and stealing merchandise from the store at 14800 SW Sequoia Parkway.
- Tigard Police responded to a call about a man pounding on doors around 8pm. Officers contacted the man who appeared to be impaired and arranged with his family to keep him in his unit to sober up.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
- A Ford F150 that had been reportedly locked was stolen overnight from the 13700 block of SW 124th Avenue. The owner had GPS and Portland Police officers were able to locate and recover it in Portland.
- A caller reportedly told a man camping on private property at Sw 72nd Ave / Sw Pacific Hwy to leave by 9/1/20. When the caller approached the individual again on 9/2, the man was reportedly hostile and aggressive, yelling at the caller. Officers trespassed the individual, informing him that he needed to leave by 6am the following day.
- Police were called out to the 10700 block of SW Cascade Ave regarding a woman endangering herself and other drivers by walking into traffic. The individual was taken to the hospital for evaluation.
- A number of calls were received about thefts from vehicles and a theft of a bike trailer (not all of the details were known):
- Two cars broken into, nothing was apparently taken on the 12300 block of Sw 127th Ave
- Car broken into, nothing was apparently taken on the 10200 block of Sw Picks Ct
- Backpacks stolen out of a vehicle at 11646 Sw Pacific Hwy
- Bike trailer stolen from a yard on the 12400 block Sw Brookside Ave
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
- A lawn mower, leaf blower and trimmers were stolen overnight on the 12400 block of SW Brookside Avenue from a utility trailer parked in a driveway.
- A catalytic converter was stolen from a 1998 Ford Commercial Chassis around 6am at 11225 SW Greenburg. The culprit cut through a fence to access the vehicle.
- A white 1992 Honda Civic parked at 7501 SW Dartmouth was stolen sometime between 6:30-10am.
Monday, August 31, 2020
- In separate incidents, officers placed two individuals experiencing mental health crises on police officer’s holds. The incidents resolved peacefully.
- At approximately 11:30pm, an officer drove by the Plaid Pantry parking lot at 11705 SW Pacific Highway and saw four men engaged in an escalating argument culminating in a male subject throwing a punch. Officers arrested the subject for interfering with a peace officer, po detainer/warrant, resisting arrest and assault of a public safety officer.
Week: Monday, August 24th - Sunday, August 30th
During the week, Tigard officers made 18 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Criminal Mischief (5), Shoplifting (5), Arrest Warrants (4), Possession of Controlled Substance (3), Theft Other (2), Robbery (1), Assault DV (1), Assault Witnessed by a Child (1), Violation of a Restraining Order (1), Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Distribution of a Controlled Substance (1), Hit and Run (1), Reckless Driving (1), Identity Theft (1), Unlawful Use of a Weapon (1), Interference with Making a Report (1), False Info to Police (1) and PO Detainer (1).
Sunday August 30, 2020
- At 3:30am, three unknown male suspects reportedly were observed breaking into a 2005 Ford Escape parked in front of a residence on the 13500 block of SW Lauren Lane. There were no signs of forced entry, but the glove compartment was rummaged through. It is unclear what was taken. The suspects left before officers arrived.
- Around 4:00am, officers responded to a welfare check on the 11100 block of 95th Avenue involving a report of a male knocking on a doors saying that he had been jumped by four males and needed help. Officers contacted the individual who declined assistance. Later that morning, officers were called out for the same individual who was observed running down Greenburg Rd swinging around a sign post. He was taken to the hospital for evaluation.
Saturday, August 29, 2020
- Officers arrested a male subject for Criminal Trespass II after responding to a security alarm and finding the subject inside a fenced-in construction site at 11090 SW 68TH PKWY around 1am.
- A blue 2000 Nissan Frontier truck was reported stolen overnight. It had been parked on the street in front of the owner’s house and locked.
- Officers responded to a report of a male coming into a business and screaming and threatening employees for what seemed like five minutes on the 11200 block of SW 81st Ave around 7:30am.
- Officers responded to a robbery call at 14800 SW Sequoia Pkwy at 1:42pm and apprehended the suspect who had fled from the scene to a nearby hotel. The Canby man was lodged in the Washington County Jail on charges of robbery III and unlawful use of a weapon.
Friday, August 28, 2020
- Overnight on the 10400 block of SW North Dakota Street, someone reportedly punched the lock on the driver’s side door to enter a 1990s Ford Ranger truck and steal clothing and tools.
- Someone reportedly tampered with the lock on a gate and stole a generator at a business at 11420 SW Pacific Highway overnight.
Thursday, August 27, 2020
- After 4am, officers were dispatched to an alarm call at Metro by T-Mobile located at 11940 SW Pacific Hwy. The front glass door was found shattered and the suspect had fled. The extent of the losses was unknown at the time of report.
- Tools were stolen from a conex box and portable office trailer at a construction site on the 11600 block of SW 72ND Ave overnight.
- An off-leash dog reportedly ran across the street and bit a person and his dog on the 13700 block of SW Hathaway Terrace. The responding officer informed the owner that the dog must be quarantined for the next 10 days or until further order by Washington County Animal Control.
- Around 2:41pm, a woman reportedly was approached by a male while sitting in her vehicle at 7250 SW Durham Rd. He asked for the time and then entered the passenger door and ordered her to drive. The woman exited the car and the guy left. Multiple officers conducted an area check, but could not locate the suspect described as a white male, 45 to 50 years old with salt and pepper hair, wearing a gray shirt and light colored blue jeans.
- Around 7pm, the driver’s window was smashed and a backpack and laptop were reported stolen from a vehicle at 10350 SW Greenburg Road.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
- At approximately 05:46am, officers responded to an injury crash at the intersection of SW Bull Mountain Rd and SW Angus Pl where the driver reportedly drove off the road, crashing into a tree, a fence and finally stopping after hitting large bolder. The suspect fled, but a bystander pointed officers in the direction of the suspect. They arrested him on multiple charges including hit and run, possession of a controlled substance.
- Graveyard shift officers were dispatched to a welfare check at 5:40am where a man left his car idling in the middle of the road and was out in the roadway with hands up, asking passing drivers to get him help. Officers sat talking to him for nearly an hour and connected him with his support system.
- At 6:30am, officers responded to an injury traffic crash at SW Hunziker and 72nd involving a Mustang that had been travelling at a high rate of speed hitting a dump truck. Officers charged the Mustang driver with reckless driving.
- Officers cited a Tigard man for several counts of criminal mischief after he was observed tagging a building at 12080 SW Main St at 7pm.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
- Officers were dispatched to a call involving a male and female in a verbal altercation that was escalating with the male kicking a vehicle in a church parking lot at 9845 SW Walnut Place around 8pm. The woman was arrested for violation of a restraining order.
- Working with Loss Prevention at the Home Depot on SW Sequoia, officers responded to a report of two male subjects who had used a stolen credit card to purchase two shopping carts worth of merchandise. Officers apprehended them at the vehicle, charging them with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, theft and identity theft.
Monday, August 24, 2020
- Just after midnight, an officer was dispatched to the 11700 block of SW 98th Avenue on a report that occupants of a red sports car were shooting up drugs and were now passed out. When officers arrived, the main suspect fled. Officers ultimately apprehended and arrested a male suspect for distribution of meth, possession of meth and heroin and an arrest warrant
- A former resident hired a moving company for an out of state move, paying half of the deposit. The company has yet to deliver the resident’s belongings.
- A grey BMX bike with red pedals was stolen from a bike rack at 16200 SW Pacific Highway after being left unattended and unlocked for 10 minutes.
Week: Monday, August 17th - Sunday, August 23rd
During the week, Tigard officers made 22 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (11), DUII (5), Possession of a Controlled Substance (4), Harassment DV (3), Assault-DV (2), Theft Other (2), Shoplifting (2), Aggravated ID Theft (1), Assault (1), Carrying a Concealed Weapon (1), Criminal Mischief (1), Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Distribution of a Controlled Substance (1), Driving While Suspended (1), Endangering a Person Protected by a Restraining Order (1), Hit and Run (1), Interfering with a Peace Office (1), Reckless Driving (1), Strangulation (1), Theft of Lost/Mislaid Property (1), Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (1) and Violation of a Release Agreement (1).
Sunday August 23, 2020
- Officers arrested and charged four drivers with DUII during the kick-off weekend of a national grant-funded DUII enforcement campaign. One driver who had a .20% Blood Alcohol Content, more than twice the legal limit, was also charged with hit and run.
- At 9585 SW Washington Square Road, a customer reportedly slapped the owner of a store and threatened to have him fired if he didn’t accept a return. The subject left before the police arrived.
- An unknown male dropped a loaded syringe in front of a 4-year old on the 11400 block of SW 135th Avenue and fled around 5:15pm.
- At approximately 6:45pm, officers arrested a Beaverton man, who attempted to elude them on the 8900 block of SW Oak, for slew of charges including unauthorized use of motor vehicle, possession of a controlled substance and forged instrument. He was returning his ex-girlfriend’s car that she had reported stolen and hadn't authorized him to use. He was also found with methamphetamine and counterfeit currency on his person.
Saturday August 22, 2020
- Officers were dispatched to 11606 SW Pacific Hwy at 2:48am on a security alarm call and found that the front door’s window had been shattered. While searching the area with a partner agency’s K9, they found a Tualatin man in a port-a-potty near the building and arrested him for being in possession of methamphetamine. The commercial burglary investigation is ongoing.
- A driver’s side window of a GMC Denali parked at an apartment complex was smashed and the rearview window was stolen around 11:30am on the 8300 block of SW Durham Road.
Friday, August 21, 2020
- A burglar broke into a nursery overnight at 14240 SW Pacific Highway and stole plants.
- Officers arrested a Forest Grove man for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Violation of a Release Agreement and Driving While Suspended after responding to an attempted shoplifting incident at 14800 SW Sequoia.
- A Tigard resident reported that someone opened a fraudulent Comcast account using his social security number and personal information, which he discovered when he checked his credit score.
- A catalytic converter on a 2017 Ford F650 truck parked in a lot near SW Blum Rd and Washington Square Rd was reported stolen sometime between August 17th-18th.
- Officers arrested a male subject for Distribution of a Controlled Substance and Aggravated Identity Theft after they responded to a suspicious brown van parked in a private lot on the 14700 block of SW 109th Avenue. When officers spoke to the individual, they determined that he had a warrant out for his arrest and was in possession of a large quantity of meth and a number of credit cards belonging to other people.
Thursday, August 20, 2020
- A property manager of an apartment complex on the 15100 block of SW Royalty Parkway reportedly saw a man walking on the trail near the location holding a gun. The individual was not threatening or pointing it at anyone. Officers couldn’t find anyone matching the description.
- At 7:39pm, Tigard Patrol Officers located a single vehicle crash near the intersection of SW Hall Blvd and Omara. A sedan had driven off of SW Hall, over a curb and collided with a streetlight pole, denting the pole and causing both airbags to deploy. The driver was taken to a local hospital for evaluation.
- A Tigard resident reported that she had hired a caregiving company to look after her mother while she was out of town in early August and discovered jewelry and change missing when she returned home.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
- Officers arrested a Portland man for Strangulation, Assault Witnessed by a Child and other charges after allegedly strangling and punching an ex-girlfriend.
- Around 11:00am, officers were called to 7805 SW Dartmouth in response to a call involving a male subject pushing an 76-year old man to the ground. Reportedly, the subject saw a group of people petitioning at the location. He confronted the group about the petition and an argument escalated between them. Officers were unable to establish probable cause for an arrest after interviewing all parties and reviewing video.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
- At 2:15 am, officers responded to the 11100 block of SW Tony Court on a report of a man with a face mask and beanie standing at his sliding glass door tapping on the window. The man left when the homeowner told him to leave. Officers could not locate the male subject.
- Officers arrested a Tigard man for Criminal Trespass and Carrying a Concealed Weapon at 7:23pm after responding to the 10500 block of SW Naeve Street involving an unwanted person. After being called out to the property, officers trespassed the male subject. Despite a number of warnings, the man repeatedly returned to the property associated with an estranged spouse and was arrested.
Monday, August 17, 2020
- On 8/17/20 at about 5:13pm, officers responded to a report of a male who expressed suicidal ideation. After talking to the individual, they placed him on a Police Officer’s Hold and arranged for an ambulance take him to a local hospital for evaluation.
- An officer took a report from a Tigard resident whose package was stolen from his porch on 11300 block of SW 96th Ave on 8/13/20 between 1-5pm.
Week: Monday, August 10th - Sunday, August 16th
During the week, Tigard officers made 15 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (7), Shoplifting (5), Possession of a Controlled Substance (3), Assault (2), Strangulation-DV (1) Robbery (1), Violation of a Restraining Order (1), Violation of a Release Agreement (1) and Interference with Making a Report (1).
Sunday August 16, 2020
- An assistant manager at a restaurant on SW Washington Square Road received a scam phone call from a person claiming to be a Tigard Police Officer named Jamie Johnson who said they were investigating employees for depositing counterfeit bills. The caller threatened to arrest employees if the business didn’t repay the alleged $370 of counterfeit money deposited in the bank. The employee purchased a prepaid AMEX card and communicated the security codes on the card before realizing it was a scam.
- Around 11:30pm, officers were dispatched to the 11400 block of SW 135th Avenue on a call involving two kids hanging out at an apartment complex play structure, one reportedly with an automatic gun and one with a baseball bat. The caller had overheard them talking about shooting people and saw them motioning with the gun, pretending to shoot up the apartment complex. When officers arrived, they prepared for the worst and the area was dark. The kids were compliant when officers pointed their flashlights their way and instructed them to put their hands up. They had already put what turned out to be an airsoft gun with the orange tip removed inside the apartment prior to the officers' arrival. The bat was a Walking Dead replica bat with the barbed wire around it. The kids were 14 years old and had been chatting about the video game Call of Duty, which altogether prompted the neighbor’s concern. The officer talked to the kids about the situation, raising awareness about how the gun could have been mistaken for a real one. Officers also spoke to the parents.
Saturday August 15, 2020
- A neighbor called in a domestic disturbance on the 11300 block of SW 135th Avenue after overhearing kids, a male and female yelling and sounds of a physical altercation. Officers contacted several adult parties, including two visitors at the home, to sort out what happened, checked all the kids and the conditions of the home. Based on the info gathered, no arrests were made.
- Officers charged a Tigard woman with Assault IV after she allegedly physically assaulted an acquaintance on the 9900 block of SW Scott Court around 10pm.
- Around 10:15pm, an officer took an individual on a Police Officer’s Hold for evaluation at a hospital after the person was lying on the floor of a storage room at a business on the 10700 block of SW Greenburg Road, refusing to leave, and exhibited signs of being in severe emotional distress.
Friday, August 14, 2020
- Early in the morning, an officer spoke to a Tigard resident about being scammed out of more than $10K. A male claiming to be with Amazon called her stating that he accidentally credited her account with $20K and he could lose his job if she didn’t return the funds via gift cards from various stores. The scammer convinced her to provide her bank info; when she checked her account transactions it appeared that she had $27K more in her account. Actually, the amount had been drawn from her own line of credit. By the time she realized it was a scam, she wasn’t able to recoup all of money she spent on the gift cards.
- An officer was dispatched to a senior living facility on a routine death investigation where the individual had died 25 minutes prior. The officer relayed the medical history and circumstances to the medical examiner by phone. As a routine procedure, the file will be reviewed by a detective to ensure it was a natural event.
- Officers have been dispatched to a number of complaints about dogs left in cars recently due to the hot weather.
Thursday, August 13, 2020
- Around 5:40pm, officers were dispatched to a disturbance on the 10900 block of SW 118th CT. A construction contractor parked in front of mailbox on a job. A male subject approached him, began yelling about where he was parked, threw some construction material from his van and punched him on the back of the neck. The victim declined to press charges.
- Officers arrested a Vancouver man for possession of a controlled substance- heroin and meth after the male was found unconscious, slumped over in his vehicle with drugs in plain view at 11437 SW Pacific Highway.
- Officers fielded a couple of fraud calls:
- A caller posing as a CIA agent claimed that a resident’s social security had been used in illegal activity and she need to redeem her name by purchasing gift cards and relaying the info to the scammer. The victim lost thousands.
- A resident was selling an item on Letgo for $850. The buyer sent her a check for $1790 overpaying “by accident” and asked the resident to remit the difference. The check bounced, but fortunately the victim hadn’t remitted the difference to the fraudster.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
- Between 12am-7am, a 1997 Jeep Cherokee parked in the driveway, possibly with keys left in the vehicle, was stolen from a driveway on the 13300 block of SW 121st Ave.
- A man previously trespassed for causing property damage at 13855 SW Pacific returned to the location and was arguing with front desk staff. Officers spoke to individual and redirected him to another social service agency.
- A property manager reported that a man broke into the laundry room and coin machines of the washer and dryers units at an apartment complex at around 5am on Sunday or Monday on the 10000 block of SW Walnut Street.
- A resident received a text message notification from Mattress Firm about the approval of a loan from Synchrony Bank in Georgia. He contacted the bank immediately, notifying that this was a fraudulent loan. He had been a victim of id theft in the past.
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
- A 1997 dark blue two-door Honda Civic sedan parked on the 12500 block of SW North Dakota Street was stolen overnight.
- A resident on the 10900 block of SW Summer Lake Drive reported that an unknown person stole an Alpine stereo/backup camera system from his work van overnight.
- Officers took a burglary report of a storage unit on the 8900 block of SW Burnham Street. The lock to the unit had been tampered with and tools were stolen.
- A resident called dispatch around 7am about a man sleeping on his porch on the 13900 block of SW Aerie Drive. A neighbor was able to rouse the individual out of his sleep who then left the residence.
Monday, August 10, 2020
- Officers arrested a Tacoma man for Robbery III after he stole gas and threatened employees at 15670 SW Upper Boones Ferry Road. After the gas station attendant filled up his tank, he proceeded to pump more gas in the vehicle. When confronted by the employees, he threatened to hurt them and repeatedly gestured toward his waist, making employees concerned that he had a gun. He fled and officers apprehended him at a hotel.
- Overnight, a license and registration were stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway on the 12400 block of SW 127th Avenue.
- Officers were called about a customer who refused to leave the mobile phone store at 12955 SW Pacific Hwy. He was angry about his bill and started yelling at employees. Officers talked to the man and he left the location.
- Officers are investigating a domestic violence incident where a man smashed a phone and punched his wife, causing visible injuries. The subject left prior to the officers’ arrival.
- A 2016 silver Nissan Sentra was reported stolen from an apartment complex parking lot overnight on the 11400 block of SW 135th Avenue.
Week: Monday, August 3rd - Sunday, August 9th
During the week, Tigard officers made 15 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Shoplifting (8), Arrest Warrants (3), Menacing (1), Burglary (1), Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (1), Unlawful Use of a Weapon (1), Child Neglect (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Hit and Run (1), Theft Other (1), PO Detainer/Warrant (1) and Failure to Carry Proof of Liability Insurance (1)
Sunday August 9, 2020
- A business on the 11900 block of SW Greenburg Road was broken into overnight and a laptop was stolen.
- Around 10:15am, officers received several calls about a man who reportedly had a cardboard sign saying “stop” who was walking into traffic and then sat in one of the lanes of travel, refusing to move. He eventually left the area before officers arrived.
- A resident checked their credit report and discovered a Verizon Wireless account had fraudulently been opened in her name a year ago.
Saturday August 8, 2020
- An officer responded to a call about video footage of suspicious activity where a man broke into an office around 4:40am on the 11900 block SW Pacific Hwy and left with a box filled with stuff. Officers followed up with the business and determined that electronics had been stolen.
- Officers arrested a Hillsboro man for unlawful use of a weapon and menacing on the 7500 block of SW Dartmouth around 2:15pm. He reportedly yelled at a store manager who had asked his wife to leave the store because she wasn’t wearing a mask. On his way out, the male subject pointed a knife at customers outside of the store who commented about the situation. Officers apprehended the male on the onramp to highway 217, and conducted a high risk traffic stop.
Friday, August 7, 2020
- Officers arrested a Happy Valley woman for theft II shoplifting after the Loss Prevention Specialist (LP) for a retail store on the 9500 block of SW Washington Square Road called the police regarding the theft of $350 worth of clothing. The LP communicated the suspect’s direction of travel and Tigard officers apprehended the woman driving on SW Oleson Road.
- Day shift officers had a busy day with an average of five calls holding for much of the shift, including two back to back CPR calls.
- Officers charged a Vancouver man with hit and run after his large delivery truck reportedly crashed into an awning at JCPenney around 12:30pm on the 9500 block of SW Washington Square Road, causing extensive damage to the building and truck. The driver promptly fled, but was located in the area.
Thursday, August 6, 2020
- An employee who parked in a parking garage located on the 12100 block of SW 69th Avenue reported that her car’s passenger window was smashed and her purse, hidden beneath a passenger seat, was stolen between 9am to 6pm that day.
- Sometime between 2:45-8:30pm, the rear driver’s side window of a Jeep Liberty parked on the 10200 block of SW Washington Square Road was smashed out; nothing from the vehicle was reported missing.
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
- In three separate incidents, unlocked vehicles were broken into on the 11500 block of SW 135th Avenue, 13400 block SW Summerwood Drive and 11500 block of SW Sheffield Cir. Items stolen include a vehicle’s title, clothing, perfume and sunglasses.
- A hotel guest staying on the 9500 block of SW Locust returned to the room to find that a large rock had been thrown through the window, shattering the glass.
- Officers charged a 17-year old female with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle after they were called to the 12000 block SW 135th Avenue on a report of trespassing. The female was sleeping in a 2012 Mini Cooper reported stolen on August 1st.
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
- Graveyard shift officers assisted Tualatin PD with a commercial burglary. One of our K9 teams tracked the suspect across I5 over to 17900 block SW McEwan Rd where they located him hiding under a trailer. A laptop stolen from the business was recovered.
- A resident reported that her personal information was used by an unknown person to file for unemployment benefits in Colorado. She received a letter from the state notifying her that a claim had been filed. She confirmed with the Colorado unemployment department that this was a fraudulent filing.
- Over the last day, someone cut a chain link fence and broke into a shed on church property on 8500 SW Spruce Street, stealing a pressure washer.
- A 2017 Porshe Panamera with keys left in the car was stolen from 9500 SW Washington Square Road around 5pm.
Monday, August 3, 2020
- In four separate incidents, graveyard-shift officers placed individuals on Police Officer’s Holds, taking them to hospital for evaluation. The incidents involved three overdoses on pills and one incident where a female was running into traffic.
- Sometime over the weekend, the locks on a business community mailbox were tampered with on the 15600 block of SW 74th Avenue.
- On 6300 block of SW Locust Street, someone smashed the rear driver’s side window and entered into a vehicle parked on the street, stealing CDs, library books and bags of prescription drugs intended for disposal.
- Tigard Police are investigating a strong-armed robbery where an 83-year old woman walking to her car at the Safeway on Pacific Hwy was pushed down and her purse stolen at the Safeway on Pacific Hwy at noon. The suspect fled in a tan sedan. For more info, click here.
- A resident reported that his cat was found dead under a pedestrian bridge near SW 130th Avenue in Summerlake Park. The cat reportedly had a metal wire around his neck and the owner believes that the cat may have been intentionally killed.
- Officers were called out to 12200 block SW Scholls Ferry Road around 11:30pm on an incident involving a man knocking over things and throwing things in the area. The subject left the location before officer arrived.
Week: Monday, July 27th - Sunday, August 2nd
During the week, Tigard officers made 27 arrests with many resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (9), DUII (5), Harassment-Physical Contact (4), Shoplifting (4), Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (4), Criminal Trespass (3),Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument (2), Driving While Suspended (2), Assault IV (1), Criminal Mischief (1), Disorderly Conduct (1), Forgery (1), Harassment-Verbal (1), Hit and Run (1), Possession of a Controlled Substance (1), Violation of a Release Agreement (1)
Sunday August 2, 2020
- Officers responded to three separate overdose calls within a few hours of each other. In each case, officers determined the person in question was a danger to themselves or others. They were all taken to a hospital for treatment on a police officer’s hold.
- Tigard Police assisted Beaverton Police with an investigation related to child abuse.
- Throughout the day, officers responded to several calls of dogs left in hot cars, including at Fred Meyer, Winco and Walmart. In each case, the dogs were checked on and were okay.
Saturday August 1, 2020
- Just before midnight, an officer responded to a report of a suspicious person in the 12800 block of SW Knoll Drive. The caller reported a man was on a private lot, breaking into cars stored at that location. No arrests were made and the investigation is ongoing.
- Around 10:30pm an officer made a DUII arrest on SW Greenburg Road near SW 92nd Avenue after observing an erratic driver. The investigating officer smelled alcoholic drinks and marijuana coming from the car. The driver, a 26-year-old woman, had a blood alcohol content of 0.16% - twice the legal limit. She was cited and released to the custody of a family member.
- A man was cited on charges of harassment and assault IV around 5:00 p.m. after a report of a fight at the Washington Square Mall. Officers spoke with witnesses and reviewed video surveillance, which showed the man pushing a mall customer and instigating the fight.
- An officer began a child abuse investigation and made a report to DHS (the Department of Human Services).
Friday, July 31, 2020
- A man was cited for criminal trespass II after an officer on routine patrol saw him behind the fence of a construction site in the 11400 block of SW 68th Parkway. The entire site is fenced off and labeled with ‘no trespassing’ and ‘video surveillance’ signs. The man set off the alarm on the site and reported he was there because he needed to use the bathroom. The property owner wanted to press charges.
- An officer responded to the Taco Bell on SW Pacific Highway around 10:45 p.m. for a reported DUII driver. The driver, a 29-year-old man, was pulled over after leaving the drive-through. He had a blood alcohol content of 0.23% - nearly three times the legal limit. He was cited and released to the custody of his roommate.
- Around 7:30 p.m. officers responded to the report of possible child neglect where two children, ages 9 and 3, were left in the car while their mother went grocery shopping at Costco. Responding officers found the children were safe and spoke with the mother, who reported being too concerned about COVID-19 to bring her kids inside the store and that she had no one else to watch them. She was educated about the laws regarding leaving young children alone and agreed that grocery delivery would be a better option in the future.
- Just before 11 a.m. officers responded to the Home Depot on SW Sequoia Parkway, where employees reported a customer trying to pass fake $100 bills. The suspect left the store, ran from police, ran through a neighboring store and was arrested by a fellow officer. Investigators learned a second accomplice at Home Depot was also passing fake $100 bills. He was contacted and arrested as well.
Thursday, July 30. 2020
- Around 6:20 p.m. employees at the Home Depot on SW Sequoia Parkway reported a customer stealing $1,000 in tools. When confronted, the customer left the tools and took off in a car. Officers stopped the car and arrested the driver, who had several warrants out for his arrest and was in possession of cocaine. The passenger was cited for first-degree theft.
- Just after 5:00 p.m. an officer responded to a domestic disturbance where two people were involved in an altercation. A woman was charged with harassment (domestic violence) and was taken to jail.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
- Officers cited and trespassed a 19-year old woman for theft III shoplifting after she allegedly stole alcohol from two gas stations on the 15600 and 15900 block of SW Upper Boones Ferry Road from 7:13-7:41am.
- Officers responded to a report of a physical altercation on the 11400 block of SW 135th Avenue. The reporter stated that an acquaintance punched him on the lower lip, resulting in a minor injury. The reporter didn’t want to press charges, but wanted the aggressor trespassed, which the officer facilitated by contacting the individual who had already left the area.
- A backpack was stolen from a 2001 BMW that was parked in an apartment complex parking lot on the 14900 block of SW Royalty Parkway around 8:45pm. The thief likely accessed the bag through an open sunroof.
- Tigard Police received a report that a man claiming to be a law enforcement officer named Mark Benson called a resident and threatened to arrest him if he didn’t confirm his social security number. The caller also claimed that the resident’s information was associated with money laundering, a stolen vehicle and other criminal activity.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
- Officers charged a 60-year old male subject with disorderly conduct after he started a verbal altercation with a neighbor, calling him the N-word in an apartment complex parking lot on the 10400 block of SW McDonald. The subject had been arrested on 7/24/20 for being the main aggressor in a physical fight against the neighbor a few days prior. The District Attorney is reviewing if the incidents meet the criteria for a bias crime.
- A resident reported being scammed out of $7,100 yesterday over the phone after she tried to set up a Roku channel, received a pop-up error message and was instructed to call a tech support phone number. The call center representative convinced her that her bank accounts had been compromised and a second person called her asking for bank info, which she provided. The scammers threatened to transfer $25K from her bank account to China and would only stop the transaction it if she would pay them off with various gift cards. The victim was on the phone with the scammer for six hours.
- Officers arrested a 55-year old man for DUII after responding to a report of a male in a white Honda who struck another customer’s car in the driver through line and proceeded to yell at the victim. The man’s BAC was .15%, nearly two times the legal limit.
Monday, July 27, 2020
- Tigard Police received an anonymous report that a male subject in a green Honda Accord tried to sell him drugs on the 11200 block of SW 72nd Avenue around 2:15am. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.
- Officers arrested a 48-year old Tigard man for harassment (domestic violence) after responding to an incident at 3:19am where he allegedly slapped, choked and pulled his girlfriend’s hair.
- A white 1996 Jeep Cherokee with green rims and fender flares parked at a hotel was reported stolen on the 13000 block of SW 68th Pkwy between 2:30-5:45am.
- A garage door opener and registration were stolen out of a Mercedes overnight on the 10600 block of SW Kable Street. The car may have been left unlocked.
- A locked Trek mountain bike was reported stolen from a storage area of an apartment complex within the last two weeks on the 13200 block of SW Hawks Beard Street.
Week: Monday, July 20 - Sunday, July 26
During the week, Tigard officers made 24 arrests with most resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (5), DUII (4), Shoplifting (4), Criminal Trespass (2), Driving While Suspended (2), Hit and Run (2), Possession of a Stolen Vehicle (2), Possession of a Controlled Substance (2), Strangulation (1), Harassment-DV (1), Harassment-Physical Contact (1), Aggravated Harassment (1), Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (1), Forgery (1), Embezzlement (1), Reckless Driving (1), Attempt to Elude an Officer (1), Interfering with a Peace Officer (1) and Resisting Arrest (1).
Sunday July 26, 2020
- Officers were called to the 14600 block of SW 76th Avenue around 10 p.m. after a caller reported seeing a man slashing tires in the area. The caller chased the man off and responding officers found tires slashed on five cars. Suspect information has been developed and the investigation is ongoing.
- Officers responded to a domestic disturbance at 3:50 p.m. and developed probable cause to arrest a man on charges of harassment and first-degree theft.
- Around 2:23 a.m. Tigard Police responded to the McDonalds on SW 72nd Avenue after employees reported a man fell asleep in the drive-thru and appeared drunk. Responding officers arrested him for DUII and driving while suspended, but in the course of the arrest the man said he was COVID-19 positive, then coughed and spit on an officer’s face. Jail staff confirmed the man is positive for the virus and he was booked on an additional charge of felony aggravated harassment. The officer was wearing a mask and gloves at the time and is now under quarantine to monitor for symptoms of the virus.
Saturday July 25, 2020
- Around 11 p.m. an officer pulled over a driver near Fowler Middle School on SW Walnut Street. The adult female driver was arrested by citation for DUII and reckless driving. Her blood alcohol content was 0.24% - three times the legal limit. She was released to the custody of her house.
- At 7:39 p.m., officers responded to a traffic crash at SW Royalty Parkway & SW 109th Avenue. The driver reported crashing into a parked semi trailer due to the sun being in her eyes and reaching for her glasses. She, along with her two young kids who were in back seats, were taken to the hospital.
- At 6:15 p.m. an officer responding to the Home Depot on SW Sequoia Parkway cited two people for first-degree theft. Loss prevention reported a man and woman swapped tags on merchandise before going through self check-out, to pay $2.33 for products worth $1,157.00.
Friday, July 24, 2020
- Tigard Police took a report of first-degree rape which the victim reported had occurred the previous day in Tigard. The investigation is ongoing.
- An officer contacted a woman, who reported being a victim of theft by deception. She reported paying a man $7,700 in Bitcoin. Officers believe this is a scam. The investigation is ongoing.
- Just before 11 a.m. officers responded to a store parking lot at the Washington Square Mall where a 24-year-old man was agitated and appeared to be exhibiting signs of a mental health crisis. The man’s father, who was with him, was requesting assistance. Officers spent two hours trying to talk with him and called in a crisis team member to help. Ultimately, officers decided to deescalate by disengaging. The man’s family members were given appropriate resources and no further calls came in.
Thursday, July 23. 2020
- Officers responded to a hit-and-run around 5pm which occurred near SW Pacific Highway. The victim followed the suspect’s car into an apartment complex in the 10400 block of SW McDonald Street. When a responding officer encountered the suspect’s car and ordered him to turn off the engine, he put it into reverse, rammed a car, refused to show his hands and took off running. He was arrested by nearby officers. Inside his car, officers found a large machete, a sheathed hunting knife and a half-empty open can of beer. The driver, who was on felony probation out of Multnomah County, was taken to jail on new charges including attempting to elude a police officer, hit and run, interfering with a peace officer and driving while suspended.
- At 7:45 a.m. an officer was called to an overdose involving a child in the 14200 block of SW Walnut Creek Court. A 16-month-old managed to ingest prescription drugs from the mother’s purse. Medics on scene administered Narcan, which is used to counter the effects of narcotics. The toddler appeared to be more alert after receiving Narcan and was taken to the hospital by ambulance. The parents were reminded about the dangers of keeping pills where children can access them.
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Around 9:20pm, officers arrested a Tigard man for harassment (DV) and strangulation after he allegedly grabbed his wife and threw her to the floor.
Officers arrested a Portland man for forgery II after responding to an incident where the subject attempted to purchase merchandise with counterfeit money on the 14800 block SW Sequoia Parkway around 5pm. The individual had over $600 in fake bills on him.
At 11:45am, a store manager at the 7800 block of SW Darmouth Street reported that a female was agitated, yelling at customers and employees, swinging a backpack around and walking into traffic. An officer contacted the person who the manager wanted trespassed.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
An officer responded to a shoplifting incident at grocery store on the 11500 block of SW Pacific Highway. The Loss Prevention officer stated that a male subject stole an air conditioner unit and attempted to steal other items. The LP confronted the individual who allegedly rammed him with a cart and fled with the A/C.
A Tigard officer on day shift took a theft from vehicle report involving two vehicles broken into on the 15500 block SW Harcourt Terrace one or two days prior. Stolen items include speakers, cash, including coins, a garage door opener, phone charger, earrings and a cordless phone charger.
Monday, July 20, 2020
A maintenance employee called the police around 12:50pm reporting that he chased off a male juvenile who urinated on his painting equipment on the 10800 block of SW Hall and the subject returned to the area with his friends. Officers questioned the males and determined the vehicle they were driving had been reported stolen out of Tacoma during a strong-armed robbery. One of the juveniles who was a runaway from Tacoma was taken into custody and charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
At approximately 10:00am, an officer responded to a call from a manager on the 11600 block of SW Pacific Highway about a male subject refusing to leave the property. The officer arrived, warned the subject multiple times to leave or be arrested. The subject refused and was arrested and charged with criminal trespass.
A driver reportedly stepped on the gas pedal instead of the brake, hit a parked car and drove into a building on the 16200 block of SW Pacific Highway around 8:45am. TVF&R extricated the driver from the vehicle. No one was seriously injured.
At 4:32am, officers responded to a report of suspicious activity involving 4-5 juvenile males on the 8800 block of SW Bellflower Street. When an officer arrived to the area, the individuals fled by foot and could not be located. A gray SUV associated with the group and reported stolen out of Washington was found. The same morning, Tigard Police received a few theft from vehicle reports from residents living in the vicinity. Thieves stole jewelry, a key and cash from vehicles that were left unlocked or windows rolled down. Video footage of one of the thefts showed as many as 12 juveniles were involved.
Week: Monday, July 13 - Sunday, July 19
During the week, Tigard officers made 33 arrests with most resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (19), Shoplifting (7), Criminal Trespass (5), DUII (3), Harassment-DV (2), PO Detainer-Warrant (2), Possession of a Controlled Substance (2), Violation of Release Agreement-Contempt of Court (2), Assault of a Public Safety Officer (1), Unlawful entry into a motor vehicle (1), Driving While Suspended (1), Hit and Run (1), Interfering with a Peace Officer (1), Offensive Littering (1), Reckless Driving (1) and Resisting Arrest (1).
July 19, 2020
- Officers responded to a suicidal threat involving a man who has access to weapons. Ultimately, officers made contact with the man and he went to the hospital voluntarily.
- Officers responded to a reported burglary at a home in the 10100 block of SW Hoodview Drive, in which a man was in the entryway of his ex-girlfriend’s parent’s home just after 10:00 a.m. Officers learned he had also reportedly stolen property out of a neighbor’s parked car. Officers also believe he’s responsible for two reported hit-and-runs near SW Pacific Hwy & Hall Blvd. He was cited and taken on a Police Officers' Hold after exhibiting signs that appeared to be a mental health crisis and/or drug or alcohol impairment.
- An officer on routine patrol stopped to check on a man who appeared to be passed out at a bus stop in the area of SW 72nd Ave & SW Pacific Hwy around 5:30 a.m. The officer discovered the man had a felony warrant out for his arrest and was in possession of heroin. He was arrested and taken to the Washington County Jail.
July 18, 2020
- Just before 7:00 p.m. officers responded to a reported domestic disturbance with a weapon in the area of SW Hamlet Street & SW Miller Court. The initial report indicated a man pointed a gun at family members. Officers and the crisis team set up a command post at Tigard High School. Officers later learned the man had not pointed a gun or made any threats of harm and family members wanted to remain at home. Nobody was hurt and no arrests were made.
- At 4:53 a.m. an officer responded to a non-injury crash, where a driver ran into the median on the on-ramp of SW 72nd Avenue to Hwy 217. The driver, an 18-year-old female, was cited for DUII and reckless driving. She had a blood alcohol content of 0.12% and was released to her mother.
Friday, July 17, 2020
- Around 10:00 p.m. officers responded to an audible alarm at a business in the 10200 block of SW North Dakota Street. Officers searched the building but did not find anyone inside. Two large rocks were located inside, which appeared to have been thrown through the windows.
- An officer responded to a business in the 11900 block of SW Pacific Highway around 4:00 p.m., where employees reported a man stole a small generator valued at $750 from a front display. The man drove away with the stolen item and the investigation is ongoing.
- At 3:37 p.m., an officer on routine patrol contacted a man in the area of SW 78th Avenue near SW Spruce Street and, through dispatch, learned he had four warrants out for his arrest. The man was also in possession of methamphetamine and burglary tools. He was taken to the Washington County Jail.
- An intoxicated driver was stopped just after 1:00 a.m. near SW Pacific Highway & 72nd Avenue. The driver was cited for DUII and was released to his friend. His blood alcohol content was 0.15% - nearly twice the legal limit.
Thursday, July 16. 2020
- An officer assisted the Department of Human Services (DHS) and Child Protective Services (CPS) with a child abuse investigation.
- Just after midnight, Tigard Police responded to reports of a suspicious person reportedly checking car doors and house doors in the 10000 block of SW 70th Place. Arriving officers located the man in the side yard of a private residence, using the homeowner’s hose. He was arrested for criminal trespass. It appeared that the individual was exhibiting signs of a mental health crisis and/or drug or alcohol impairment.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
A catalytic converter was reported stolen from a Ford passenger van over the last three weeks on the15900 block of SW 74TH Ave.
Officers charged a Tigard woman with harassment (domestic violence) after responding to a report of a female and male screaming and hitting each other around 8pm. The female reportedly hit the male with a stick, resulting in welts and abrasions.
A male subject reportedly destroyed some property signs and threw concrete bricks off a balcony at a temple on the 11500 block of SW Hall Blvd around 7:15pm.
The vehicle registration and insurance papers were stolen from a vehicle parked in a garage left open overnight on the 14600 SW block 106TH Ave.
A resident reported that on 7-14-20 a male subject claiming to be DEA Agent Christopher Paul called him. The subject told the resident that his identity had been used in a Texas money-laundering scheme, may be connected with a homicide, and he must remit money in the form of a bond to the subject. Prior to this call, the intended resident had previously learned that someone had used his name and social security number to file a fraudulent tax return in Texas.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
A 15-year old male called the police at 6:20pm after reportedly encountering a male in a green van behind the grocery store on the 7500 block of SW Dartmouth who motioned for him to come over to the van, offered him candy and made a “camera motion” as though he wanted to take his photo. The teen declined the candy and left the area. Officers contacted and questioned the male subject, but couldn’t establish probable cause to charge him with a crime.
A Tigard officer assisted Lake Oswego PD on a shooting that happened early in the evening. The victim appeared to have sustained non-life threatening injuries.
A 2003 Chevy Silverado was reportedly stolen vehicle on the 9400 block SW Tigard Street at 3:30am. Tigard officers found the vehicle at Tigard cinemas at 6am the same morning.
Monday, July 13, 2020
- An officer arrested a 31-year old man on an outstanding felony warrant after responding to a welfare check concerning a male in the roadway who reportedly appeared to be impaired by drugs
- Officers arrested a 27-year old Tigard man for DUII after being dispatched to a welfare check around 5:30am at SW Pacific Hwy and Durham. The male was slumped over in a running vehicle located in the left turn lane of the intersection. Medics broke a window and shook him awake when he didn’t respond to knocking on his window. His blood alcohol content registered 13%.
Week: Monday, July 6 - Sunday, July 12
During the week, Tigard officers made 20 arrests with most resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (9), DUII (5), Shoplifting (4), Possession of a Controlled Substance (3), Assault-DV (2), Criminal Mischief (2), Distribution of a Controlled Substance (2), Theft-Other (2), Strangulation (1), Menacing-Physical or Weapon (1), Criminal Trespass (1), Harassment (2), Driving While Suspended (2), Interference with Making a Report (1), PO Detainer (1), Reckless Driving (1), Recklessly Endangering (1), Tampering with a Witness (1), Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (1), and Unlawful Possession of Drugs Schedule (1)
July 12, 2020
- A disturbance was called in where a man was pushed, possibly over a parking spot at an apartment complex in the 14600 block of SW 76th Avenue. Nobody wanted to press charges.
- Officers responded to a welfare check at the home of a reported hoarder with children in the 11200 block of SW 94th Avenue.
- Tigard Police received a report of a cold burglary, in which a woman reported someone came into her home in the 15600 block of SW Oakhill Lane, rifled through her purse and stole several items. No suspect information is available at this time.
- Officers responded to a call of domestic violence just after noon. A woman was arrested for assault and tampering with a witness in connection with the case.
July 11, 2020
- Around 8:40 p.m. an officer was flagged down by a man near Pacific Highway & 72nd Avenue and began an investigation into an apparent mutual assault involving two men who were in a confrontation at a homeless camp. Neither were seriously hurt.
- Tigard Police contacted a family about a child abuse investigation and referred the case to DHS.
- A resident reported two men breaking into community mailboxes at an apartment complex in the 9600 block of SW North Dakota Street. An investigating officer confirmed two boxes were left open and damaged, but the suspects had already left the area.
- Officers assisted Beaverton Police in locating a suspect who BPD had probable cause to arrest.
July 10, 2020
- Officers responded to a traffic crash on Hwy 217 near SW Greenburg Road, around 9:45 p.m. A car was flipped over in a ditch and five people had been inside. One occupant had a serious injury to his arm. The driver reported he was arguing with his girlfriend who was in the passenger seat, and she grabbed the wheel causing the car to flip over. The driver was cited for DUII and criminal mischief. His girlfriend was cited for reckless driving and recklessly endangering.
- Within an hour and a half (between 1 a.m. and 2:30 a.m.) officers stopped two DUII drivers. One was going roughly 80 in a 55mph zone along I-5 south and was cited for DUII (alcohol) before being released to a family member. The other, near the 10600 block of SW McDonald Street, was cited for DUII (controlled substance), unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of drugs.
July 9, 2020
- Around 10:30 p.m., officers arrested a 30-year-old man for menacing and harassment after he verbally harassed a person and threw a large rock at him in front of a pizza shop, nearly hitting him with it, in the 12100 block of SW Scholls Ferry Road.
- Tigard Police assisted Portland Police with a shooting in the 8300 block of SW Barbur Blvd. Tigard officers helped with establishing containment and searching the area and the suspected shooter is in custody.
- Officers responded to a report of a man slumped over in the driver’s seat around 9:00 a.m. near SW Walnut Street and Pathfinder Court. In checking on him, officers found more than 200 individual doses of drugs in his possession, including heroin, tar heroin and methamphetamine. He was arrested on charges relating to possession and distribution of a controlled substance, including doing so within 1,000 feet of a school.
July 8, 2020
- Officers were called out to the 7300 block of SW Bridgeport Drive at 3:30pm on a report of a female yelling and throwing a bottle at a security guard who asked her to leave the premise.
- At approximately 10:15am, officers responded to the 10100 block of SW 90th on the report of an attempted burglary. The homeowner heard a loud boom outside the residence that shook the house. She yelled at the unknown suspect attempting to open her garage door and pull out the lawn mower. He fled.
- On the mornings of July 7th and 8th, a Tigard Police officer responded to four separate calls involving break ins to community/cluster mailboxes where locks were tampered with to gain entry. The locations and report dates of these incidents:
- 13000 block of SW Rockingham Drive (7-7-20)
- SW Klipsan Lane/Sandridge Drive (7-7-20)
- SW Seaview Ln near SW Sandridge Dr. (7-7-20)
- SW Mistletoe Dr/Wagoner Place (7-8-20)July 7, 2020
July 7, 2020
- A classroom pod was broken into on the 9500 block of SW Murdock Street. Suspects sprayed a fire extinguisher in numerous classrooms. Nothing appeared to be missing.
- Officers trespassed a man on the 12400 block of SW Main Street around 4:00pm who was reportedly screaming, swearing at people, refusing to wear a mask or leave the location when asked.
- Officers arrested a 33-year old Tigard man for strangulation, assault IV and interference with making a report involving an alleged domestic incident.
- Around 1am, officers responded to a rollover crash on SW Greenburg Road near SW North Dakota Street that required TVF&R to extricate the driver’s arm from under the truck. He was taken to the hospital where it was determined his blood alcohol content was 0.34% - more than four times the legal limit. The driver was cited for DUII and driving while suspended.
July 6, 2020
- A gray Co-op City Rev Cty bicycle left out on the driveway on the 14900 block of SW Kenton Drive was reportedly stolen overnight.
- Officers arrested a 51-year old man for two business burglaries occurring on 7-4-20 between 12pm-7pm on the 12500 block of SW 68th Avenue and 11600 block of SW 69th Avenue. They recovered most of the electronics, sports memorabilia, office decorations and backpacks that had allegedly been stolen.
- Officers took a phone report about purple graffiti spray painted on art located on the Heritage trail (SW Tigard/Grant Ave).
- At 7:39pm, an officer responded to a fraud call from a victim who stated he paid $750 for a toy poodle online, but the dog never came. The seller refused to refund the money and asked for more to cover shipping.
Week: Monday, June 29 - Sunday, July 5
During the week, Tigard officers made 16 arrests with most resulting in multiple charges: Arrest Warrants (11), DUII (4), Criminal Mischief (3), Possession of a Forged Instrument (3), Possession of a Controlled Substance (4), Reckless Driving (2), Assault-DV (1), Strangulation (1), Harassment (1), Shoplifting (1), Theft from Vehicle (1), Unlawful Entry to a Motor Vehicle (1) and Interfering with Public Transportation (1).
July 5, 2020
- An employee of the Verizon store on Dartmouth Street reported the store was broken into overnight. An investigation is underway to determine what, if anything, was stolen and any potential suspect information.
- Tigard Police responded to a welfare check that turned into a death investigation near 95th & North Dakota.
July 4, 2020
- Officers responded to a domestic disturbance at 3:06 a.m. in the 15200 block of SW 100th in which a woman was heard screaming for help. Responding officers arrested the involved man on charges of strangulation, assault and criminal mischief.
- Around 9:31 p.m., officers arrested a driver leaving a bar in the area of SW 78th Ave & SW Pfaffle Street. The driver was placed under arrest for DUII and had a blood alcohol content of 0.25% - more than three times the legal limit.
- An unknown person threw a firework into a bathroom at Summer Lake Park around 11:20 p.m., causing a garbage can to catch fire. While officers spoke to witnesses who reported seeing flames coming from the bathroom, TVF&R extinguished the fire.
- At 11:57 p.m., an officer stopped a driver who had been heading southbound on I-5 near 217. Her blood alcohol content was 0.15% and she was arrested for DUII.
July 3, 2020
- A man in the 13500 block of SW 110th Avenue reported his boat and boat accessories had been stolen overnight from his backyard, with a value of roughly $7,000.
- Tigard Police assisted another agency with locating a wanted suspect near 130th and Scholls Ferry. The Washington County Crisis Negotiation Unit responded and the man gave himself up peacefully.
- At 10 p.m. an officer was dispatched to a warrant service in the 15600 block of SW Upper Boones Ferry Road. A man with a felony warrant was located and arrested. Methamphetamine and heroin were also recovered from his person.
- Around 11:30 p.m., an 18-year-old driver was arrested for DUII after leaving an underage house party. His blood alcohol level was 0.13%. He was also charged with reckless driving and criminal possession of a forged instrument.
July 2, 2020
- At 2:07 a.m. an officer arrested a driver on two outstanding arrest warrants near SW Pacific Highway & 78th Avenue. The officer also recovered heroin, a small scale, capped syringes and a BB gun.
- At 1:10 p.m., Tigard Police officers responded to the report of an attempted carjacking near the JCPenney store at the Washington Square Mall. Two young male subjects were unsuccessful and fled the scene. Officers set up containment in the area and began a K-9 track to search for the suspects but didn’t immediately locate them. The investigation is ongoing.
July 1, 2020
- Officers arrested a 47-year old man for criminal mischief around 9:15am. The TriMet bus operator reported that the male rider was cussing and screaming on the bus and punched the door, breaking the glass.
- At approximately 4:30pm, officers responded to an assault on the 12900 block of SW Pacific Hwy. After an employee told a male customer that he couldn’t return merchandise and was trespassed for kicking a store garbage can in frustration, the male subject allegedly punched the employee multiple times. Another male associated with the subject also struck the victim in the back of the head. Both subjects fled by car.
- At 6:02pm, a TriMet bus driver reported that his driver’s side window was shot at with a bb or pellet gun. The driver couldn’t identify any vehicles or people nearby that may be responsible.
- Officers responded to domestic incident call on the 7700 block of SW Bonita Road at 4:30am. A male subject reportedly was intoxicated and pushed a female causing her to fall sideways and strike her face against a wall. The male left before officers arrived.
- A 23-year old Tigard man was arrested for DUII, reckless driving, and criminal mischief after officers responded to a rollover crash on the 12300 block of SW Winterview Drive. The driver was determined to be under the influence of drugs.
- Tigard officers arrested a 29-year old Sherwood man on theft from a vehicle, unlawful entry, and an arrest warrant after an owner of motorhome reportedly found him lying on the bed. He fled and officers located him in the area, recovering jewelry, clothing, and food taken from the vehicle.
- Between 12pm-1pm, a caller reported that her front license plate was stolen off her white Mercedes while she was shopping at the 12600 block of SW 72nd Avenue.
- A 2012 white Subaru Forester parked on the 9300 block of SW 92nd Avenue was stolen overnight. The owner believed that the car doors were locked, but the ignition key may have been left in the console. The vehicle was recovered in Gresham on 7/1/20.
- Over the weekend, someone reportedly smashed the passenger window to gain entry to a Dodge Sprinter work van on the 10100 block of SW Nimbus. Tools were stolen.
- Tigard officers were dispatched to a disturbance on the 11100 block of SW Hall Blvd around 10:15pm involving two males. A caller reported that the men threw food and beer at each other; one was carrying a knife while the other one carried a bat.