Seaside Police

By Seaside Signal

Jan. 11

10:54 a.m., Avenue U: Police assisted husband with his elderly wife, who has dementia. He said she has been hiding his belongings, including an ID card. A search of the home turned up nothing; the wife denied taking or hiding the card.

9:23 p.m., Pocket Park: A person was arrested and charged with furnishing alcohol to a minor; there were additional charges regarding a minor using marijuana and a minor possessing alcohol.

Jan. 12

1:46 a.m., 900 block Avenue H: A person was charged with violating a curfew.

11:51 a.m., 300 block Avenue K: A person reported stealing cans was first trespassed from a residence and then arrested on a parole board warrant.

12:58 p.m., 2200 block N. Fork Road: A person was arrested and charged with sexual abuse in the first degree.

Jan. 13

12:57 a.m., 2400 block Highway 101: A person was charged with assault.

9:28 p.m., Eighth Avenue: A person pulled over on a traffic complaint was later arrested and charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants.

9:35 p.m., Fifth and Necanicum: A subject was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants and possession of heroin.

Jan. 14

5:15 a.m., 300 block Avenue A: A subject wanted on a Clatsop County warrant was arrested; they were also charged with resisting arrest.

Jan. 15

11:13 a.m., Avenue A and Beach: A man reported behaving in an aggressive manner was cooperative with police; he was advised of complaints. Police determined he was not a danger to himself or others.

3:05 p.m., S. Holladay: People known to be living in a storage facility are requested by the fire marshal to cease. The manager of the units expected resistance, but all parties agreed to comply.

Jan. 16

11:16 a.m., 400 block S. Roosevelt: Police respond to a request for a welfare check on a subject who told their spouse they were thinking of self-harming. The subject was located in a park; police ascertained there was no self-harm intended and drove the subject to an AA meeting.

Jan. 17

7:30 p.m., Avenue E and Irvine Place: A subject reported as suspicious fled away on foot when police attempted to communicate with them. Officer gave chase but lost sight of the subject.

Jan. 18

9:41 a.m., 900 block Avenue S: Police assist Clatsop County Deputy attempting to locate wanted subjects.

1:39 p.m., 800 block S. Holladay: Police respond to a report of a person or persons moving televisions out of hotel rooms. Police are unable to locate.

Jan. 19

2:49 a.m., Beach: A fire dancer reported to be doing his thing in dune grass is advised by the police for reckless burning. The subject quit fire dancing and put the fire out.

1:44 p.m., Broadway Park: A baby briefly left unattended was reported by a caller; prior to police arrival, the caller said they located the parent.

6:24 p.m., 1700 block 12th Avenue: A person is arrested and charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants following a motor vehicle accident; the person is also charged with criminal mischief in the second degree.

6:59 p.m., Mill Creek Lane/Highway 101: Seaside police assist Gearhart police with a youth refusing to get in a vehicle with his mother. Situation turned over to the Gearhart police.

Jan. 20

1:09 p.m., Avenue G Bridge: Police respond to a man reported passed out on bridge. Subject tells police he is fine and is searching for his phone.

Jan. 21

12:19 a.m., First Avenue: A subject is transported to detox.

Jan. 21

6:26 p.m., 400 block Avenue A: Police respond to a report of a disturbance; subjects were separated and one party left the scene prior to police arrival.

Jan. 22

12:09 a.m., 500 block Broadway: Responding to a report of people fighting in the street, police encounter a number of intoxicated subjects but no evidence of fighting. Subjects quieted down and went on their way.

Jan. 23

8:26 a.m., 1100 block Avenue A: Caller said someone has been in their yard, stealing cans. Complainant asked subject be trespassed if located.

8:38 a.m., 400 block 12th Avenue: Officer assisted juvenile with search of a subject with felony warrant; unable to locate. Juvenile advised subject may be living in Warrenton.

Jan. 24

11:41 a.m., 700 block S. Wahanna: Police respond to a report of a person refusing to leave the hospital. Subject told police they would stay until the next bus arrived.

1:20 p.m., Beach and Avenue L: Caller reports person living in the dunes; police searching the area found no evidence of a person but a tarp. The tarp was removed for disposal.


R.J. Marx is editor of the Seaside Signal and Cannon Beach Gazette, and covers South County for The Daily Astorian. Reach him at 971-320-4557 or

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