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Bandon Police Log

Dec. 29

10:11 a.m., assist public in the 700 block of Second St. SE. Elderly man possibly stuck in an elevator. Assistance rendered.

2:42 p.m., dispute in the 900 block of Second Street SE, employee reports that two men are fighting between businesses. Unknown if physical. Both parties contacted.

3:22 p.m., assisted outside agency in the 54000 block of Winterberry Road, woman on cell reported dispute, man is hitting her. Denied medical.

4:18 p.m., casual contact in the 1000 block of First Street, subject's door hit another vehicle. Handled.

5:39 p.m., caller in the 900 block of Grand Avenue said her son is throwing things around the house and broke a window. He is currently out in a trailer with his girlfriend. Made contact with subjects, they are fine and separated for the night.

5:23 p.m., accident reported at Ninth and Oregon (Highway 101), pedestrian struck by a vehicle. Caller transferred to Bay Cities Ambulance, report taken.

7:38 p.m., assisted public with a vehicle lock-out in the 3000 block of Oregon Avenue. 

10:12 p.m., attempted to serve a restraining order in the Bandon area.

10:32 p.m., as the result of a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Beach Loop Drive, arrested Melody Ann Countryman, 52, of Bandon, on a charge of DUII, with BAC of .09 percent. Taken to Coos County Jail.

Dec. 30

10:41 a.m., alarm sounding in the 900 block of 11th Street SE, employee error.

1:53 p.m., found wallet in the area of 11th Street SW. Handled.

5:17 p.m., following a direct report of subject's location, arrested Samuel Vincent Goldfaden, 40, of Bandon, on a probation officer's detainer issued on a citation for a previous case.

9:21 p.m., as the result of a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Beach Loop, cited driver for having no valid operator's license. Different driver enroute to get vehicle.

11:58 p.m., suspicious subjects in the area of Astor Lane and Rosa Road, black SUV pulling a trailer stopped in the middle of the road and subject got out and started digging up gravel in the middle of the road. Vehicle was dropping off gravel for someone in the area. Vehicle got jack-knifed and is now moving on.

Dec. 31

10:44 a.m., abandoned motor home near business in the 100 block of North Avenue is blocking the driveway. Subject contacted, will move.

12:29 p.m., caller requested information regarding water flushing today. No water flushing today, caller advised to call water utility on Tuesday if discoloration continues.

1:03 p.m., anonymous woman on business line called regarding man passed out in the area of Caroline and Harlem, now trying to get up. Subject is going to sleep by the ball park.

2:12 p.m., person called 911 to asked about ride-alongs with Bandon Police Department. Advised to call back on non-emergent line.

3:41 p.m., dispute in the 600 block of 10th Street SW, intoxicated man and woman fighting in front yard. Woman left, man is intoxicated.

3:50 p.m., someone ransacked a small white car parked in the handicapped spot at McKay's. 

4:17 p.m., host at Bullards Beach State Park reported a white van with very drunk occupants in the parking lot day use area. Contacted subjects, negative intoxication.

5:04 p.m., subject riding a shopping cart up and down the sidewalk between Ray's Food Place and the Dollar Tree. Arrested Jordan Robert Siemer, 27, of Bandon on two outstanding warrants charging criminal trespassing. Taken to Coos County Jail.

6:40 p.m., anonymous woman in the area of Eighth and Lincoln reported hearing shots in the area. 

7:58 p.m., brown and white pit bull showed up at the police department, possibly female. Locked up in kennel.

8:25 p.m., deceased subject at Pacific View, 1000 Sixth St. SW. Body removed by Amling-Schroeder, report taken.

9:54 p.m., illegal fireworks being launched in the 300 block of U.S. Highway 101, advised they were the large boom types. Attempted contact, left voice mail. 

9:53 p.m., suicidal subject in the Bandon area, caller just got off phone with boyfriend who is threatening suicide by dying in the ocean. Contacted parties, not as reported.

10:07 p.m., man in the area of Fourth and Fillmore called to report explosions going off in Bandon, caller sounded intoxicated. When asked where in Bandon and what caller's address was, he stated it was none of my business.

10:34 p.m., criminal trespassing reported in the 2700 block of Beach Loop Drive, house under construction, people are inside where no one should be, unknown if they showed up in a vehicle, a lot of swearing and yelling going on. Subjects located and warned regarding trespassing.

10:32 p.m., illegal fireworks reported in the area of Weber's Pier, trying to find fireworks.

10:42 p.m., assisted outside agency in the area of Beach Loop Road, woman is out of control, caller took a knife away from her, she is suicidal. Assistance rendered.

11:42 p.m., suicidal subject reported in Bandon area. Man called, possible mental issues, he requested to speak with ambulance driver, caller transferred to Bay Cities Ambulance. Subject just wanted to go to bed, did not want to harm himself. 

11:52 p.m., illegal fireworks reported in the area of Highway 42S and Morrison Road. Caller said it sounds like someone is firing off mortars. No deputy available, Bandon PD to handle. Checked area, unable to locate.

Jan. 1

12:06 a.m., illegal fireworks in the 900 block of Second Street SE. Caller said children are trying to sleep and dogs are going off. Handled.

12:13 a.m., illegal fireworks going off in the 800 block of First Street SE, person cited, fireworks seized.

12:40 a.m., shots fired in the area of U.S. Highway 101 and Prosper Junction Road. Checked area, unable to locate.

1:39 a.m., interior alarm sounding in residence in the 800 block of Ohio Avenue SE. Checked residence, it is clear and secure.

2:18 a.m., Bay Cities Ambulance requested manpower for lift assist in the 55000 block of Ohio Road.

8:28 a.m., dogs reported missing in the 700 block of 11th Street SE. Called back, dogs have returned.

1:14 p.m., employee advised a customer is dumping trash in the store Dumpster at McKay's, 65 10th St. SE. Handled.

2:34 p.m., assisted outside agency in area of Seven Devils Road, subject made two attempts to kill herself earlier today and is now in trailer damaging things. Caller is scared for others and that subject may carry out suicide attempt. Contacted parties, subject said she doesn't wish to harm herself.

6:12 p.m., assistant manager at Ray's Food Place, 66 Michigan Ave., requested police for man trying to steal alcohol from store, wants him trespassed. Man is currently sitting outside on benches in between Ray's and Rite Aid. Located man, told him he was trespassed from the location.