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

6:50 a.m. — Two dogs, a German Shepherd and a Rottweiler mix, are at large in the 200 block of Klope Lane, Riddle.

8:09 a.m. — Caller’s Husky/Labrador mix has been missing for five to seven days in the 2000 block of Toketee Rigdon, Diamond Lake.

8:17 p.m. — Caller gave a transient man water and light for his cigarette and thinks he will camp near the fire station or the old school in the 600 block of Scotts Valley Road, Yoncalla.

9:12 a.m. — Caller’s black Dachshund named “Sassy” has been missing since Aug. 19 in the 200 block of Upper Smith River Road, Drain.

9:29 a.m. — A Border Collie named “Bandit” ran off while the caller was housesitting in the 5700 block of Lookingglass Road, Roseburg.

2:17 p.m. — Caller’s ex-wife hired someone to kill caller in the 400 block of Elder Street, Drain.

3:27 p.m. — Caller found a tortoise and wanted to make sure an owner wasn’t looking for it at the intersection of Dairy Loop Road and Lookingglass Road, Roseburg.


12:48 a.m. — Caller thinks there may be a house fire at the intersection of Landers Avenue and Melody Lane, Roseburg.


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Douglas County sheriff

Julie Michelle Morris, 33, of Roseburg, on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants, driving while suspended and failing to appear on a criminal citation.

Saphara Harrell can be reached at 541-957-4216 or Or on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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Saphara Harrell is the crime and natural resources reporter for The News-Review. She previously worked at The World in Coos Bay. Follow her on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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More dog days of summer.

st paddy

Wednesday was a day for the dogs

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