Ashland Police & Fire Reports

Thursday, 2:38 p.m. — A homeless man trespassed on the Southern Oregon University campus outside the Hannon Library and inside the Suzanne Homes dormitory.

Thursday, 4:27 p.m. - On Feb. 26, an officer recovered two car stereo face plates and one Nikon camera from a juvenile suspect. The next day the juvenile turned in three more stereo face plates. The property was believed to be stolen from vehicles in the area of Southern Oregon University. On March 6, an officer found the owner of the camera. The juvenile has been charged with theft.

Thursday, 4:01 p.m. - The Department of Human Services reported possible child abuse in the Ashland area. An investigation determined no crime had been committed.

Friday, 11:57 a.m. - A man reported that someone broke the window along the backside of his office building in the 300 block of East Main Street. It appeared that the suspect did not enter the building and nothing was stolen.

Friday, 12:04 p.m. - A man was cited and released for theft for shoplifting at Market of Choice. He was also cited for an unrelated theft warrant out of Josephine County Circuit Court.

Friday, 1:04 p.m.- A woman reported that someone pried the door off a detached tool shed in the 600 block of Clay Street and stole 10 "C" clamps.

Friday, 5:18 p.m. - A woman reported that someone hit the rear of her Toyota Prius, causing damage to the bumper sometime between 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m.

Friday, 9 a.m. - A wallet found in a garbage can in the 2300 block of Ashland Street was turned in. The wallet was determined to have been stolen from Talent and was returned.

Saturday, 12:25 a.m. - A woman was cited for unnecessary noise for a party in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the first block of California Street. Another woman's driver's license was seized after it was discovered to be suspended.

Saturday, 12:44 a.m. - A glass marijuana pipe was seized to be destroyed after it was located in open view at a party.

Saturday, 2:50 a.m. - Someone entered two unlocked vehicles in the 800 block of B Street and stole cash from one of the vehicles.

Saturday, 2:50 a.m. - Someone entered an unlocked garage in the 900 block of B Street and took a set of keys from a parked car.

Saturday, 4:59 a.m. - At approximately 12:20 a.m., someone tore down a ceiling tile and two air vents from the Greensprings fifth floor bathroom and threw them in the fourth floor lobby.

Saturday, 8:06 a.m. - Hit-and-run damage was reported to a commercial office building in the 200 block of Oak Street.

Saturday, 9:34 a.m. - A 1992 white Isuzu flatbed truck was tagged as abandoned in the 400 block of Liberty Street.

Saturday, 10:53 a.m. - The owners of dogs in the 2600 block of Takelma Way were cited for barking dogs. On March 2 the officer had responded to a report of barking dogs and heard the dogs bark incessantly for 10 minutes. The owners were not home at the time. There were two prior complaints at this location in the last two months.

Saturday, 11:08 a.m. - A man was cited and released for theft III for shoplifting at Albertson's.

Saturday, 11:28 a.m. - Officers responded to a report of a man with a gun in the 100 block of Maple. The man did not realize he could not possess a gun while living at Linda Vista and requested that police destroy the gun.

Saturday, 11:10 a.m. - A purple and black Next 18-speed mountain bike was found behind a front-yard hedge in the 500 block of Beach Street.

Saturday, 11:48 a.m. - A man reported that his intoxicated girlfriend had just arrived home and left her car parked in the middle of East Main Street. She was arresed for DUII and lodged at the Jackson County jail.

Saturday, 12:33 p.m. - A woman reported that someone entered her unlocked vehicle while it was parked on the plaza Thursday night and stole four pairs of jeans and her stereo.

Saturday, 3:01 p.m. - A woman reported a group of homeless people were honking at her and telling her to move out of a parking space near the upper duck pond in Lithia Park. A homeless man was determined to have a no bail warrant for failure to appear. He was lodged at the Jackson County jail.

Saturday, 5:47 p.m. - A wallet found in Lithia Park was turned in. The wallet was determined to belong to a high school student from California.

Monday, 2:09, p.m. - Officers investigated a report of a possible homemade destructive device in the alley on the east side of the Ashland Shopping Center. Two suspicious devices were located and officers secured the alley area and notified local businesses of the situation. An explosive technician from the Oregon State Police determined that the devices were a type of fireworks wrapped in duct tape. One device had been detonated on the asphalt at an unknown time but did not cause any damage to the property. It appears the other device was lit but the fuse failed.

Monday, 3:33 p.m. - A mental health worker from Lithia Springs School reported a male adult as missing. The case is under investigation.

Monday, 6:40 p.m. - A woman reported that sometime after 10 p.m. Sunday someone entered her home in the 300 block of Garfield Street and stole a digital camera.

Monday, 8:42 p.m. - Officers responded to a report of a disorderly subject on the first block of Oak Street. A man had been pounding on a door and yelling for about a half hour. As the man left the residence, he kicked in a large window, causing an estimated $250 in damage. The man was arrested and lodged at the Jackson County jail on charges of criminal trespass, disorderly conduct and criminal mischief.

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