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Robbery faked, police discover

The woman who reported being robbed Sunday while working at a tax preparation office was charged Wednesday with making the story up.

For the Record for April 5, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from April 5

Crosswalk crackdown continues downtown

The Dalles Police Department will conduct the second of four pedestrian safety enforcement actions on Monday, April 10.

For the Record for April 4, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from April 4

Tax firm robbed

A tax preparation office in The Dalles was robbed Sunday evening, and the suspects made away with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to police logs.

For the Record for March 31, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 31

For the Record for March 30, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 30

ICE detains Wasco Co. woman

Two plainclothes immigration officers took a woman into custody at the Wasco County Courthouse late Monday morning, moments after she had been sentenced to probation on drug charges.

For the Record for March 28, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 28

For the Record for March 24, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 24

Fugitive watch issued here

A fugitive watch has been issued for Donald Norris, 48. Norris is currently on felony probation for the following offense: One Count of Delivery of Methamphetamine.

For the Record for March 23, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 23

For the Record for March 22, 2017

Police, fire, and medical reports from Mar. 22

Jail works with immigration agency

Wasco County Sheriff Lane Magill explained at a meeting Saturday that a 1987 state law prohibits city, county and state police from acting in any capacity to help with immigration efforts. However, if a person is arrested, state law allows — and federal law requires — the local jail to provide that information to immigration officials.

ID rules explained

“Driving while Hispanic.” That’s the crude joke that highlights the fears of the Hispanic community that they are targeted by police for their skin color. Given ramped up immigration efforts under President Donald Trump, that fear has reached a fever pitch. But a series of meetings between local police and Hispanics has sought to address and assuage those concerns.

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