Police and Fire


More charges in tagging

Two juveniles arrested last week for spraying graffiti on multiple properties and burglary were re-arrested on more burglary and graffiti charges last Friday night, according to The Dalles Police Department.

For the record, Dec. 19

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Dec. 19

For the record from Dec. 18

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Dec. 18, 2014.

Police arrest two tagging teens

Four The Dalles police officers arrested two teens late Monday morning believed responsible for a large spree of tagging throughout town, some of it done during daylight hours.

For the record from Dec. 16

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Dec. 16, 2014.

TD man gets 30 years

PORTLAND (AP) — A 21-year-old man who shot and wounded a Portland police officer with an AR-15 rifle and killed the officer's K-9 partner last April has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Head-on crash injures officer

A man drove on the wrong side of the street for several blocks before hitting a The Dalles police car nearly head-on at Sixth and Webber in an early morning crash last Saturday, Dec. 6.

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Tagger sought

PURPLE PAINT with the letters “TRN” was sprayed last weekend on the interpretive sign at Rowena Crest and a nearby stone wall. A Facebook conversation was initiated about the possible identity of the tagger, believed to be a local teen, and that information was turned over to the Wasco County Sheriff’s Office.

Wasco sheriff seeks missing man

The Wasco County Sheriff's Office received a report of a missing man overdue from a hiking trip on Monday. The man is identified as Garren Kirk of Milwaukie. Kirk went camping near Frog Lake in Wasco County, and his vehicle was located by search and rescue groups. Kirk is believed to be equipped for the weather.

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Captain will miss excitement, variety

Ed Goodman leaves force after 35 years

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One killed, three injured in crash

One person died and three passengers, one a juvenile, were injured in a four-vehicle crash on highway 26, milepost 67.5 in Wasco County Friday afternoon.

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Airport burglar held at gunpoint

Darren Lacock helped with Project ELFF Thursday night in Dallesport, where he’s a volunteer firefighter, and a few hours later, found himself holding a burglar at gunpoint at the regional airport.

For the record, Dec. 3

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Dec. 3, 2014.

For the record, Dec. 2

Police, fire, police and lottery reports from Dec. 2, 2014.

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Fire guts home in Dallesport

Wood stove played a role in Tuesday afternoon fire.