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

1:22 a.m. — People are shooting fireworks into the air near the intersection of Hill Street and Walnut Street, Myrtle Creek.

7:24 a.m. — A gold Honda scooter that is parked on the side of the road has been stripped down in the 200 block of Kincaid Drive, Roseburg.

8:30 a.m. — A suspicious white truck with a trailer attached has been parked in the caller’s driveway for two hours in the 200 block of Our Lane, Canyonville.

9:03 a.m. — The caller’s recycling bin was stolen in the 2100 block of Castle Avenue, Roseburg.

9:36 a.m. — About 20 stray cats are living in a house in the 3300 block of Melrose Road, Roseburg. A few of the cats are wandering out of the house and being hit by passing cars.

2:49 p.m. — Store is selling bongs and pipes from a glass case and is selling crack pipes by the hard alcohol in the 18000 block of Highway 42, Camas Valley.

5:18 p.m. — Caller and her two young children got locked out on a second-story balcony after their dog jumped into the door and it slammed shut in the 300 block of North River Drive, Roseburg.

7:30 p.m. — Caller heard a gunshot that sounded like it was from inside a residence in the 500 block of Applegate Avenue, Yoncalla.


6:33 a.m. — Injury accident reported in the 3500 block of Eagle Valley Road, Yoncalla.

11:52 a.m. — Driver crashed into an Oregon State Trooper near the intersection of Autumn Avenue and Brittney Avenue, Azalea.

7:29 p.m. — Single vehicle accident reported in the 27000 block of State Highway 38, Scottsburg.


10:46 p.m. — A truck is on fire near a playground in the 15000 block of State Highway 38, Elkton.

10:53 p.m. — Potential arson reported near the intersection of Happy Valley Road and Lookingglass 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

Jeffrey Michael Bell, 39, of Roseburg, on suspicion of unauthorized motor vehicle use.

Rodney Lee Bender, 63, no address provided, on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants, two counts of recklessly endangering another person, reckless driving and hit-and-run.

Randy William Lane, 31, of Wolf Creek, on suspicion of heroin delivery, heroin possession, failing to appear on a criminal citation and a parole violation.

Garrett Lee Nielsen, 24, of Roseburg, on suspicion of two counts of unauthorized motor vehicle use, three counts of recklessly endangering another person, first-degree burglary, first-degree criminal trespass, attempting to elude police by vehicle, second-degree criminal mischief, and a probation and parole violation.

Nathanial James Randolph, 36, no address provided, on suspicion of heroin possession and a probation violation.

Darren Jay Watts, 49, of Roseburg, on suspicion of two counts of harassment and failure to register as a sex offender.

Winston police

Kenny Allen Edwards, 41, of Tenmile, on suspicion of second-degree criminal trespass, third-degree theft, interfering with a police officer and a probation violation.

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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