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



Roseburg police

7:45 a.m. — Two teenagers got into a physical fight at Roseburg High School. One of them slammed the other to the ground and then choked him to the point that he couldn’t breathe; he was cited and released.

9:06 a.m. — A caller said a neighbor moved in with 50 feral cats in the 200 block of Snowberry Road, Roseburg

11:18 a.m. — A woman said her neighbor’s adult son was yelling and threatening to “beat her up” because her dog was barking as she was picking up her son from the bus in the 500 block of Plateau Drive, Roseburg.

1:06 p.m. — A caller said her mother passed away on April 12 and that there is a new bruise on her body; the mortuary said it “seems very suspicious” and she is concerned that there was possibly abuse in the 400 block of North Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek

2:04 p.m. — A caller said she is a caretaker of someone who “needs to be gone to today” and that he was lying on his bed dying and that “she just wants him gone” in the 500 block on John Long Road, Oakland.

2:36 op.m. — A caller said his 13-year-old son refused to go to school and was smoking marijuana in the 4000 block of Willis Creek Road, Winston.


11:40 a.m. — A teenager was driving in the 1100 block of Stewart Parkway when he allegedly passed out from huffing a substance. He hit the back of a vehicle and then struck a tree and power pole. His passenger hid the can of substance in some landscaping supplies. Both teenagers were cited and released.

3:54 p.m. — The driver of a gray 2003 Jaguar failed to stop for a stop sign at Douglas and Kane streets, where he collided with a silver 1980 Datsun. No injuries were reported.

5:50 p.m. — A man entered a gas station in the 1800 block of Diamond Lake Boulevard and then began eating items without paying for them and throwing things around the business. He then tore the doors off the ice cream cooler, causing substantial damage, He was arrested and charged for criminal mischief, theft and trespassing.


The News-Review publishes the names of individuals who have been arrested on suspicion of at least one felony charge or three misdemeanors or a combination of felony and misdemeanor charges.


Douglas County sheriff

Robert Victor Marshall, 54, of Sutherlin, on suspicion of first-degree theft and third-degree theft.

Roseburg police

Shane Harley Fields, 30, of Tenmile, on suspicion of third-degree theft, failure to appear for criminal citation, and third-degree theft.

Tyler James Mills Price, 28, on suspicion of second-degree criminal mischief, third-degree theft and second-degree criminal trespassing.

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