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Man wounded in Reedsport shooting dies of injuries (1)

July 24, 2014 — 

REEDSPORT — A man wounded in an exchange of gunfire with authorities July 17 died of his injuries Saturday evening at Lower Umpqua Hospital in Reedsport, Oregon State Police said …

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Roseburg man tired of the homeless camp next door (2)

July 24, 2014 — 

Tents, chairs and human waste litter a mile-long stretch of the South Umpqua River from the end of Mill Street to Tipton Road in southeast Roseburg, evidence of a homeless …

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Police Log: Theft of gas reported in Glendale (3)

July 24, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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OSP withholding names of man, officers involved in Reedsport shooting (4)

July 23, 2014 — 

Oregon State Police have not yet released the identity or condition of a man wounded in a shootout with authorities July 17 in Reedsport. The man was receiving treatment last …

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Police Log: Theft of electronics in Glide (5)

July 23, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Police Log: Theft of a red Schwinn bicycle in Roseburg (6)

July 22, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Roseburg man arrested following car chase (7)

July 21, 2014 — 

A Roseburg man wanted by authorities was arrested Saturday afternoon after allegedly leading officers on a car chase through Lookingglass, Roseburg police said. Police said they attempted to stop a …

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Roseburg police wrestle man to ground (8)

July 21, 2014 — 

An Oakland man accused of intervening in his girlfriend’s arrest was forced to the ground and arrested Saturday evening, police said. Cody Dale Cox, 26, is accused of trying to …

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Police Log: Tree blocks road in Umpqua (9)

July 21, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Police log for Jul. 20, 2014: Fender benders abound in Roseburg Saturday (10)

July 21, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Douglas County inmate walks away from work crew (11)

July 18, 2014 — 

Authorities are searching for a Douglas County Jail inmate who walked away from a work crew near the jail Wednesday morning, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. Robert Douglas …

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Update: Two Douglas County sheriff’s deputies and two Reedsport officers involved in shooting (12)

July 18, 2014 — 

REEDSPORT — Two Reedsport police officers and two Douglas County sheriff’s deputies were involved Thursday in an exchange of gunfire that injured a man who confronted the officers with a …

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Roseburg man accused of wielding knife in robbery (13)

July 18, 2014 — 

A Roseburg man suspected of robbing a 46-year-old man in a convenience store at knifepoint and making off with $1.23 in loose change was arrested Thursday night, police said. Kenny …

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Man wounded in shootout with police in Reedsport (14)

July 17, 2014 — 

REEDSPORT — A man who exchanged gun fire with authorities Thursday afternoon was taken to Lower Umpqua Hospital in Reedsport for treatment of a gunshot wound, according to Oregon State …

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Police Log: Large dump site found (15)

July 17, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Police Log: Woman stabbed with scissors in Curtin (16)

July 16, 2014 — 

These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all the incidents or their final outcomes. POLICE LOG …

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Roseburg police take disorderly man to bus station (17)

July 16, 2014 — 

A Salem man suspected of harassing customers at a grocery store and throwing beer cans was arrested Tuesday night and dropped off at a bus station to catch a ride …

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Vehicle crash on Lookingglass Road sparks fire (18)

July 16, 2014 — 

A Winston woman who lost control of her vehicle and crashed into an embankment Monday was treated at Mercy Medical Center in Roseburg and released, according to a hospital spokeswoman. …

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Roseburg police seize meth and arrest driver (19)

July 16, 2014 — 

A Roseburg man suspected of dealing methamphetamine was arrested Monday afternoon following a traffic stop and vehicle search that recovered more than 8 ounces of drugs, according to the Douglas …

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Douglas County jury finds Oakland man guilty of abusing baby (20)

July 15, 2014 — 

An Oakland man who severely injured his baby in September 2012 was convicted Monday in Douglas County Circuit Court of assault and criminal mistreatment. Jurors began deliberating Friday after three …

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