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.



Douglas County sheriff

1:30 a.m. — Five males are fighting near the apartments at the intersection of Date Street and Harlan Avenue, Drain.

2:57 a.m. — Man is screaming and threatening a female in the 300 block of Gentry Loop, Myrtle Creek.

3:38 a.m. — A driver, who is possibly intoxicated, just crashed into a building in the 100 block of North Main Street, Canyonville.

8:37 a.m. — Caller is house-sitting for friends and the home’s back door has been kicked in in Canyonville.

9:54 a.m. — Caller found a key and bottles of alcohol in his yard in the 500 block of Harlan Avenue, Drain. The man said he’s concerned people are partying in his yard.

12:43 p.m. — Caller is following her 12-year-old daughter, who the caller said has an attitude and won’t get in the car, in the 100 block of South Pine Street, Canyonville.

1:11 p.m. — Taxi driver stopped the caller from falling for a scam, but the caller thinks she may have fallen for another scam last week in Roseburg.

3:14 a.m. — Caller’s son was assaulted by three men in the 100 block of South Old Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek.

3:49 p.m. — Two men in a black Ford Mustang and doing doughnuts in the parking lot in the 5500 block of Northeast Stephens Street, Winchester.

9:33 p.m. — Caller heard a single gunshot and saw a flash come from inside a house in the 10000 block of Azalea-Glen Road, Glendale.


12:24 p.m. — Just before the exit a vehicle spun out near milepost 119 on Interstate 5, Roseburg.

4:01 p.m. — Dodge pickup truck drove into a ditch near milepost 108 on Interstate 5, Myrtle Creek.

4:42 p.m. — Two-vehicle accident reported near the intersection of Melrose Road and Northwest Garden Valley Boulevard, Roseburg.


5:40 a.m. — Neighbors started a large burn pile and things are blowing up in it in the 500 block of Page Road, Roseburg.


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

Tina Louise Carver, 51, of Riddle, on suspicion of methamphetamine possession, methamphetamine delivery, tampering with physical evidence and a parole violation.

Michael Robert Jones, 30, of Myrtle Creek, on suspicion of third-degree escape, resisting arrest, interfering with a police officer and a probation violation.

David Allen Laird, 59, of Cave Junction, on suspicion of first-degree sex abuse, two counts of third-degree sodomy, and two counts of third-degree sex abuse.

Anthony Charles Wilkins, 25, of Reedsport, on suspicion of four counts of identity theft, two counts of mail theft, third-degree theft and a parole violation.

Roseburg police

Shane Christopher Montgomery, 37, of Roseburg, on suspicion of third-degree robbery, third-degree theft and first-degree criminal trespass.


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I think calling 911 over BS is a scam!

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