On August 6, EPD responded to 282 calls for service and made 12 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 306 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 31. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 258, and the number of arrests was 31. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 6 is 239, and the average number of arrests, 37.
Last week (Sunday, July 30 – Saturday August 5) EPD responded to 2,149 calls for service and made 16 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last four weeks is 2,052 with 212 arrests. The number of calls for service during the same week last year was 1,801 with 209 arrests. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service for this period was 1,808 and there were 211 arrests.
08/07/17 00:28, 648 W 5TH AVE
Menacing, Possession Methamphetamine, Interfere with Peace Officer – Case 1713153
Officers were dispatched to report of an armed dispute under the Ferry Street Bridge on E. 2nd Avenue. A man was reported to have pulled a gun from his waistband and threatened a 19-year-old man. The suspect was identified as Rafael Fernandez, age 26. He had left and gone into Skinner Butte Park. While officers were searching at the park, they were approached by a 19-year-old male and a 20-year-old male who reported Fernandez had threatened them with a handgun. There was a thorough search with K9 assistance, but Fernandez was not located. Later, there was report of a suspicious male matching Fernandez’s description in the 300 block of W. 4th Avenue. An officer located Fernandez, who ran from the officer. Fernandez was found with the help of a Springfield Police K9. He was located hiding in some bushes near the 600 block of W. 5th Avenue. Fernandez was in possession of meth and charged with three counts of Menacing, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Interfering with a Peace Officer. Officers were unable to locate the handgun.
08/06/17 03:16, Eugene Area Apartment
Non-Criminal Hold – Case 1713107
A man, age 47, called police to report a dispute or burglary. He reported to dispatch that intruders were trying to get into his apartment through the windows and he had armed himself with a handgun and was yelling about killing the intruders. Officers were dispatched and did not find any intruders. Through dispatch, they were able to have the man put the gun down and come outside. He initially refused, but finally came out. When the call was completed and the firearm secured, two officers stayed nearby and within a few minutes, the man called 911 to report the same situation. Officers contacted him and then left. Within 15 minutes, the man called 911 two or three more times to report the same issues. The officers asked for CAHOOTS assistance and the man was taken to the hospital on a non-criminal hold for treatment.
08/06/17 02:38, 645 RIVER RD
DUII, Careless Driving, Reckless Driving – Case 1713101
A vehicle was reported to have failed to maintain its lane and almost hit a pedestrian crossing the street. An officer responded and observed the involved vehicle just about hit a tree. The officer stopped the vehicle and contacted the driver, Travis Lee Jensen, age 40, of Eugene. After an investigation, Jensen was charged with DUII, Reckless Driving and Careless Driving.
08/06/17 01:40, BROADWAY/WILLAMETTE ST
Disorderly Conduct – Case 1713106
Officers working patrol downtown were informed of a fight in progress near Willamette and W. Broadway. They responded and were flagged down near Starbucks. There was a group of people walking north on Willamette Street and it appeared two men Tony Lee David, age 26, of Springfield, and Martin Reyes, age 35, of Eugene, had been fighting and were about to re-engage. An officer activated his lights and the group started to disperse. He told David to stop, but he was walking away and continued walking toward the other man, Reyes. David eventually stopped and turned toward the officer and after not following directions, he complied. While the officer was speaking with David, Reyes started talking and David stood back up and turned toward Reyes. Since they were not complying and the officer was the sole officer on scene, he handcuffed Reyes. After an investigation, it was determined that the fight had been over remarks Reyes made about David’s girlfriend as they walked by Reyes. Both were charged with Disorderly Conduct.
08/06/17 12:38, 509 E 13TH AVE
Disorderly Conduct, Warrant – Case 1713132
An officer was sent to Occupy Medical regarding a man who was waving a knife around and alarming people in the area. When the officer arrived, he saw the man, Charles Russell Murray, age 55, on the sidewalk and told him to get on the ground. Initially he refused, but then complied. An Occupy Medical staff member assisted to calm Murray and he was taken into custody without incident. After an investigation, Murray was found to have a warrant. He was also found to have waved a knife around, and thrown a water bottle at one person, and also stuck his hand in soup that was intended to be a meal for clients. During transport to jail, Murray kicked the seats in the patrol car, and unlatched his seatbelt. Once at Jail, Murray began to yell and swear at the officer. Jail deputies were able to successfully get Murray from the patrol vehicle without using force.
06/24/17 22:53, 2105 W 7TH AVE
Theft 2 – Case 1710348
On June 24, an officer was sent to Quackers Bar regarding a possible theft. A suspect walked behind the bar, opened the till and ran out of the bar. Two bystanders chased the suspect to the laundry mat, but she was able to get away, however not before one of them confronted the suspect and told her the police were coming. The suspect, Crystal Nichole Johnson, age 29, left at that time, but was found and charged with Theft 2 on August 6, at 7:30 a.m.
08/06/17 00:55, 399 S GARDEN WAY/MARTIN LUTHER KING
DUII, Minor in Possession of Liquor, Reckless Driving, Driving While Suspended.
An officer was dispatched to report of a white sedan driving down the street with a blown front tire after hitting a median. The sedan’s wheel was gouging the concrete at South Garden Way and Martin Luther King, The officer found the marks in the concrete and followed them. The officer located the sedan without a driver. A bystander reported the driver ran across the street near Water and E Street. The driver, Christopher Ryan Carson, age 19, of Springfield, was located at a nearby residence. After an investigation, it was found Carson was charged with DUII, Minor in Possession of Liquor, Reckless Driving and Driving While Suspended.
08/05/17 18:17, FERRY ST/E 14TH AVE
Disorderly Conduct – Case 1713088
Police responded to the area following several calls of a female subject who was throwing glass bottles toward passing vehicles, yelling profanities and behaving aggressively toward people in the area. A police officer contacted the described subject, Camille Leonora Bayer, age 25, of Eugene, at the location, and arrested her for Disorderly Conduct. She was transported to the Lane County Jail.
08/05/17 11:34, W BROADWAY/OLIVE ST
Public Indecency – Cases 1713063/1713064
Police responded to multiple calls regarding a male subject who had exposed himself in two separate incidents to female victims who were in the area. Police located the described male subject, Hobson Matthew Mason, age 37, of Eugene, who was at the Buy2 Market, and contacted him regarding the incidents. He was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for two counts of Public Indecency-Felony.
08/05/17 11:12, 782 W BROADWAY
Private Indecency/Delivery of Meth – Case 1713060
Police responded to the Original Pancake House regarding a male subject in the vacant lot across the street who had exposed himself to the customers and employees at the restaurant. Police contacted the subject, Jeremy John Chamblee, age 41, of Eugene, who was at the described location of the incident and found him in possession of illegal drugs. He was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for Private Indecency and Delivery Meth.
08/04/17 23:54, CHAMBERS ST/RIVER RD
Interfering With Police Officer/Warrant – Case 1713040
A police officer on patrol observed a male subject riding a bike south on River Road near the Northwest Expressway onramp without proper lighting and contacted the subject, Andrew Joshua Berry, age 22, of Springfield, who refused to stop. The officer eventually caught up to Berry and arrested him for Interfering With a Police Officer and two warrants. He was transported to the Lane County Jail.
08/04/17 23:51, RIVER RD/W HILLCREST DR
DUII/Reckless Driving – Case 1713037
A police officer in the area conducted a traffic stop of a silver Mitsubishi Montero after it was observed making an improper turn onto River Road, and subsequently crossed over the solid white fog line and into the bike lane, before swerving back into its lane of travel and over the solid yellow line. The officer contacted the driver, Chad Mark Wells, age 35, of Drain, and after further investigation, arrested him and transported him to the Lane County Jail for DUII and Reckless Driving.
On August 3, EPD responded to 307 calls for service and made 34 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 305 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 27. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 258, and the number of arrests was 51. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 3 is 251, and the average number of arrests, 33.
08/03/17 22:33, 100 BLOCK OF COBURG ROAD
Disorderly Conduct – Case 1712987
Police responded to the Ferry Street Bridge regarding several calls for a disorderly subject who was impeding traffic in the northbound lanes. Police located the described subject, Larry Ray Goodell, age 44, lying in the northbound bicycle lane of traffic and contacted him regarding the behavior. He was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and transported to the Lane County Jail.
08/03/17 21:18, 99 W BROADWAY
Disorderly Conduct/Interfering With Police – Case 1712984
Police responded to the parking lot behind Horsehead Tavern regarding a male subject who was swinging a large stick at patrons, and located the described subject at the location, Jordan Scott Gribi, age 29, of Eugene. Police contacted Gribi, and he refused to follow direction from the officer and walked away from the officer. He was eventually arrested for Disorderly Conduct and Interfering With Police.
08/03/17 18:41, 2100 BLOCK OF W 17TH AVE
Assault Public Safety Officer – Case 1712975
Police responded to a residence regarding a dispute and found that one of the involved subjects, Angela Joy Etter, age 39, of Eugene, had a warrant for arrest. During contact with Etter, she refused to follow direction from the officer, resisted arrest, and assaulted the officer with her fingernails. She was eventually arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail on two warrants, Resisting Arrest, Assault on a Public Safety Officer and Interfering With a Peace Officer.
08/03/17 05:32, 1400 BAILEY HILL RD
DUII/Minor in Possession of Liquor/Reckless Driving – Case 1712918
Police responded to the area regarding a crash that involved a silver 2003 Acura TL and a black 2005 Kawasaki motorcycle. Police received information that the motorcycle was turning north onto Bailey Hill Road from Pachysandra Place and began to accelerate when it collided with the front passenger side of the Acura that turned east in front of the motorcycle into the Woodland Creek Apartments. Police contacted the driver of the Acura, Edgar Jacob Salgadorivera, age 18, of Eugene, and after further investigation, arrested him for DUII and Reckless Driving. He was transported to the Lane County Jail on the charges and also cited for Minor in Possession of Alcohol While Operating a Vehicle.
On August 2, EPD responded to 314 calls for service and made 36 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 305 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 25. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 261, and the number of arrests was 25. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 2 is 251, and the average number of arrests, 30.
08/03/17 00:31, 4700 BLOCK OF MARSHALL AVE
Interfering With Police Officer/Criminal Trespass 1 – Case 1712912
Police responded to a vacant home regarding a male subject who was observed inside the location. When police arrived, the officer observed the subject, Travis Anthony Germyn, age 40, of Eugene, who was inside the home, close the window, and he was given direction to exit the location. The subject continued to disregard direction from the officer before eventually exiting the location. During the investigation, police located an additional subject inside the home, Stephanie Ann Jensen, age 28, of Springfield. Both subjects were contacted by police and arrested for Criminal Trespass in the First Degree. Germyn received an additional charge of Interfering With Police. They were both transported to the Lane County Jail on the charges.
08/02/17 23:04, FRANKLIN BLVD
Prostitution-Promoting – Case 1712908
Police responded to a hotel on Franklin Boulevard regarding an online ad for prostitution, and exchanged information with the involved female subject. When police arrived, they contacted the involved subjects and found information that the male subject, Jamari Dewayne Chapala, age 20, of Portland, had assisted in arranging the meeting. After further investigation, he was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for Prostitution-Promoting and a warrant.
08/02/17 22:00, FRANKLIN BLVD
Prostitution-Promoting – Case 1712901
Police responded to a hotel on Franklin Boulevard regarding an online ad for prostitution, and exchanged information with the involved female subject. When police arrived, they contacted the involved subjects and found information that the male subject, Colby Russell Jongeward, age 23, of Eugene, had assisted in arranging the meeting. After further investigation, he was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for Prostitution-Promoting and a warrant.
08/02/17 17:06, FRANKLIN BLVD
Online Sexual Corruption Of A Child 1 – Case 1701287
On August 2, a detective was working a sting regarding child prostitution. A man, later identified as Michael Joseph Watson, age 30, of Eugene, responded to an ad the detective posted and texted him. The detective was posing as a 15-year-old girl, and Watson set up a date to meet at a hotel on Franklin Boulevard. Watson showed up at the designated location and was contacted by detectives and placed under arrest at 5:06 p.m. for Online Sexual Corruption of a Child in the First Degree, and transported to the Lane County Jail.
08/02/17 12:47, 99 W 10TH AVE/OLIVE ST
Disorderly Conduct – Case 1712850
An officer was on foot patrol in downtown Eugene and heard a loud dispute. He turned to find the source of the commotion and spotted Eric Griffin Hall, age 26, of Eugene, and a 17-year-old Eugene male, fighting at the corner of W. 10th and Olive. The pair ended up on the ground and the officer approached them. Hall had a cut over his eye. The pair separated as the officer approached and the officer grabbed each by one arm. The 17-year-old was compliant, however Hall resisted the officer’s hold and tried to pull away. The officer guided Hall down onto his chest, and Hall stopped resisting. After an investigation, the teen was released to his father with a Disorderly Conduct Charge. Hall was charged with Disorderly Conduct and taken to a hospital for treatment of his laceration. While there, he was hostile with staff and yelled profanities. During the transport to Jail he sang an anti-police song. Hall made some threats at the Jail to find and assault the officer who arrested him.
08/02/17 08:29, 599 W 6TH AVE/JEFFERSON ST
Felon in Possession of Restricted Weapon (stun gun), Criminal Trespass 2 – Case 1712825
Officers working park patrol at Washington Jefferson Park spotted a hammock tied between two trees, with a pair sleeping in it. They contacted the pair and one of them, Eric Leroy Patterson, age 36, exited, however the other, Janelle Kay Barnes, age 34, was motionless even after they grabbed her arms. They set her on the ground and then she started to acknowledge the officers. Patterson has a current park exclusion and he was taken into custody for Trespass 2. While processing him, officers found a stun gun and Patterson is a convicted felon. He was charged with Felon in Possession of Restricted Weapon, and given a 90-day Park Exclusion. Barnes was charged with Criminal Trespass 2 and Violation of Park Rules.
08/02/17 07:36, 951 W 6TH AVE
Warrant – Case 172824
Officers were called to the 7-Eleven regarding a disorderly man. When officers got there, they were told that the man had been trying to fight with employees and left prior to police arrival. An officer found the suspect, identified as Jason Grau, age 34, of Eugene, on W. 6th. Grau appeared intoxicated and had a warrant out of Springfield for Failure to Appear DUII. He was taken into custody on the warrant.
On August 1, EPD responded to 338 calls for service and made 21 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 295 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 24. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 284, and the number of arrests was 19. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 1 is 261, and the average number of arrests, 29.
08/01/2017 23:30, 800 BLOCK OF W 28TH AVE
Criminal Mischief 2 – Case 1706447
Police received information of a criminal mischief incident on April 24, regarding a red 2010 Ford Explorer with broken windows. On August 1, police contacted the suspect, Jessica Anne Hughes, age 34, who is known to the victim, and received information that she was observed walking away from the vehicle after the incident occurred. Following contact with Hughes, she was cited in lieu of custody for Criminal Mischief in the Second Degree.
08/01/17 16:46, 845 W 10TH AVE
Disorderly Conduct – Case 1712799
Police responded to Monroe Street Park for a subject who was trying to fight another subject, and found that the described subject, Isaiah Paul Gonzales, age 33, of Eugene, had been told earlier to leave the park after he was observed in a physical altercation. Police contacted Gonzales and arrested him for Disorderly Conduct. He was transported to the Lane County Jail.
08/01/17 09:30, W BROADWAY/WILLAMETTE ST
Disorderly Conduct/Warrant – Case 1712760
Police responded to a possible disorderly subject who poured a liquid substance on a passerby, and located the described subject, Charles Joseph McDonnell, age 40, of Eugene, who was emptying the contents from a garbage can onto the sidewalk. Police contacted McDonnell and found that he had four warrants for arrest. He was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail on the warrants and for Disorderly Conduct.