Police and Fire

Subscribe

Lighted fire trucks roll Dec. 15-17

The annual Hood River County fire departments’ lighted truck Christmas parade will take place Dec. 15 in Odell and Pine Grove, Dec. 16 in Parkdale and Dee, and Dec. 17 on the West Side and Hood River, each night from 6-9 p.m.

Tease photo

Training, on the House

Firefighers, officers punch holes in 12th Street house to gain new skills before the place is torn down

Call it construction demolition.

‘High-risk’ sex offender returns to HR

The Hood River County Sheriff’s Office Parole and Probation Division is alerting the community about a “high-risk” sex offender that has recently returned to the community.

Sheriff Log: Nov. 24 to 29

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

Police Log: Nov. 10 to 30

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

String of car prowls reported

About 10 cases of unlawful vehicle entry have been reported in recent weeks in Hood River.

Sheriff Log, Nov. 17 to 23

All calls were responded to within the county of Hood River.

Sheriff Log, Nov. 9 to 17

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

Public Records: CIRCUIT COURT

Oct. 2014

Fire destroys two structures near Broughton lumber mill

A fire completely destroyed two buildings near the old Broughton Mill in Skamania County last Wednesday afternoon.

Tease photo

Team works together in runaway cliffhanger

Boy, 17, climbs down sheer slope, pulled to safety by Crag Rats and plenty friends

While spinouts and pileups dominated on Nov. 13, it was an actual cliffhanger that occupied about 20 emergency responders’ day.

Tease photo

Marine Board honors Sheriff duo for life-saving river rescue

The Oregon State Marine Board honored Hood River County marine law enforcement deputies John Harvey and Sergeant Ricardo Casteneda for their life-saving efforts during the 2014 boating season. With their skills, expertise, timing, and teamwork, a life was saved on the Columbia River.

Sheriff Log, Nov. 4 to Nov. 9

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

Body of Portland woman found at Swell City

Law enforcement is trying to figure out what caused the death of a Portland woman whose body was found Saturday at a popular windsurfing site located west of Hood River on the Washington side of the Gorge.

Police Log, Oct. 27 to Nov. 2

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.