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2-year-old dies after being struck by pickup on 12th Avenue

A 2-year-old girl was killed when she was struck by a pickup in Sweet Home Friday morning. According to police, at approximately 10:04 a.m. Friday, June 5, Sweet Home Police Department and the Sweet... Full story

 

Sweet Home teens killed in Hwy. 228 crash

Two Sweet Home teens were killed and their younger sister was severely injured early Saturday, May 23, in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 228 near Milepost 10, in the Sunset Lane area, east of...

 

Public Safety Log May 27, 2020

May 22 4:45 a.m. - Caller reported someone entered his vehicle and took things, 900 block of 23rd. Report taken. Loss valued at $519. 9:19 p.m. - Abandoned travel trailer tagged for removal, 49000...

 

Public Safety Log May 20, 2020

May 18 12:42 a.m. - Five callers reported loud explosions or gunshots, Oak Terrace and 3rd. Officer checked the area. Unable to locate. Officer spoke with several residents who believed it was fireworks. One caller said she did not believe it was...

 

Four charged in big game poaching case after tip from citizen

Three area men and a woman, two of them from Lebanon, have been charged with poaching 27 big game animals from various locations in Western Oregon, including Linn County, over the past two years....

 

Two Sweet Home teens die in early-morning wreck on Highway 228

Two Sweet Home teens were killed and another was severely injured early Saturday, May 23, in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 228 near Milepost 10, in the Sunset Lane area, east of Brownsville. According to the Oregon State Police, troopers and... Full story

 

Public Safety Log May 13, 2020

May 10 1 a.m. - Christopher Eugene Montez, 47, cited on Sweet Home warrant for second-degree theft, Eugene. 7:03 a.m. - Hunter Ariel Ringheimer, 26, arrested for felony possession of heroin and state warrant for parole violation, 1500 block of Main....

 
 News    May 6, 2020

Public Safety Log May 6, 2020

May 4 12:11 a.m. - Kaby Patricia Keith-Heidt, 24, cited and released on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on a criminal citation and failure to appear on original charge of delivering heroin and cited on a new charge of driving while...

 
 News    May 6, 2020

Sketch depicts possible likeness of woman whose remains were found near Gordon Road

The public is being asked for help in identifying human remains found April 3 near Gordon Road, east of Sweet Home. Sheriff Jim Yon said his detectives and the Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office... Full story

 

Public Safety Log April 29, 2020

April 26 9:41 a.m. - Cho Tam, 28, cited for speeding, 59 mph in a 35-mph zone, Main and 4th. 12:33 p.m. - Robert Alan Kelley, 30, cited and released in field on Albany warrant for failure to appear, 9...

 

SH teen pleads guilty to sex charge

Austin Ryan Hunter St. Martin pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree sexual abuse March 12 in Linn County Circuit Court and was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for time served. He also...

 
 By Sean C. Morgan    News    April 29, 2020

Community Court to offer options besides jail for suspects

The motive behind many crimes committed locally doesn't always flow from some deep, dark malevolent place in which perpetrators are bent on world domination or harming their neighbors and community....

 

Police: Evidence of gunshots and more found in Tamarack Street house fire; victims named

Sweet Home police have identified four people found dead in a house fire at 1530 Tamarack St. Tuesday morning, April 28. They have also confirmed that gunshot wounds were found on victims, as well as... Full story

 

Public Safety Log April 22, 2020

April 20 12:28 a.m. - Breanna Marie Mansell, 26, arrested on Sweet Home warrant for failure to comply on original charge of third-degree theft and Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charges of possession of methamphetamine and poss...

 

Sheriff's Office getting help in ID'ing remains found east of SH

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its attempt to identify two sets of human remains found in the past three weeks near Sweet Home. The first, a set of remains belonging to a white female between the ages of 30 and 50, were found on...

 

Salem woman dies in crash after hitting 2 cars at 'excessive' speed

A Salem woman was killed after traveling into Sweet Home at a high rate of speed and colliding with two vehicles Thursday evening. Sherry Wheeler, 48, was deceased upon officer arrival at the scene...

 

Remains discovered in south county

Linn County Sheriff's officials are working to identify human remains found last week off in the Upper Calapooia area near Holley. County Sheriff Jim Yon said his office received a call at 4:58 p.m....

 

Public Safety Log April 15, 2020

April 12 10:18 a.m. - Michelle Kimberly Ray, 29, cited and released on Linn County warrant for probation violation on original charge of possession of methamphetamine, and Michael Scott Seiber, 40, cited and released in field on Linn County warrants...

 

Driver arrested after collision in Bi-Mart parking lot

A 26-year-old Sweet Home man was arrested in connection with a multiple-vehicle crash in the parking lot of Bi-Mart Tuesday, April 7. Kristopher Charles Garrett was charged with driving under the...

 
 By Scott Swanson    News    April 15, 2020

Explosive fire destroys shop next door to Oak Heights School

Fire destroyed a 5th Avenue residential shop next door to Oak Heights Elementary Friday afternoon, April 10. Sweet Home firefighters responded to a report of the fire at 465 5th Ave. at 4:10 p.m. and...

 

Crash kills Salem woman near intersection of Main, Pleasant Valley

A Salem woman died Thursday evening, April 16, in a three-car collision near the intersection of Main Street and Pleasant Valley Road, police said. Police were dispatched at 7:53 p.m. to the crash,... Full story

 

Public Safety Log April 8, 2020

April 6 5:05 a.m. - Patrick Charles Hash arrested on Sweet Home warrant for third-degree theft, Albany. April 5 1:08 a.m. - Officer located juveniles out past curfew, 1300 block of Clark Mill. All were counseled and warned for curfew violation. Two w...

 

Updated: Human remains found off Gordon Road, east of SH

Linn County detectives and the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office have tentatively identified remains found near Gordon Road as belonging to a white female between the ages of 30 and 50 years old...

 

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