The Long Beach Police Department issues a friendly reminder that laws against driving under the influence are strictly enforced at all times and that there is a special emphasis on DUIs this time of year.
On Nov. 28 at 2:20 p.m., a call was received from a woman who had gotten a fraudulent bill from America On-Line. When contacted by an officer, they also refused to give a call back number or any information. The case is under investigation.
At 4 p.m., at 3rd South and Pacific, a disturbance was reported. A man was beating the ground and trash cans, mad because he had been arrested the previous night and his car impounded. The man then walked to the Long Beach Police Department to get a complaint form to report his alleged mistreatment by officers.
On Nov. 29 at 4:30 p.m., in the 1700 block of Ocean Beach Blvd. North, a suspect was arrested for stealing a debit card and using it to draw money from ATMs and recharge a cell phone. On Nov. 30, Robert W. Hazen, 28, of Seaview was arrested on a warrant. He confessed to using the stolen debit card, and was arrest for third-degree theft.
At 3:10 p.m., Nov. 30, an officer contacted a man who was selling toys and similar items from a company called Toy World of Oregon. The officer requested proof of a business license, and told the man he could not continue to sell things without a license.
On Dec. 1 at 10 a.m., an officer responded to a report of approximately $2,500 in tools stolen from 28th Street N.W.
At 2:19 p.m., Dec. 1, a LBPD officer with County backup responded to a rolling domestic violence incident on Stringtown Road. Michael S. Barrett, 42, from Ilwaco, was arrested for domestic violence fourth-degree assault.
On Dec. 3 at 2:10 p.m., a woman said she mistakenly left her purse at a local motel when she checked out. She said someone returned her purse, but $800 had been "taken out of it."
At 4:50 p.m., at Oregon and Sid Snyder Drive, Rosemarie J. Hahn, 38, from Longview was cited for driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle without liability insurance, failure to stop at a stop sign, and having an open container in a motor vehicle.
Charges were filed with Pacific County on Michael I. Cleveland, 18, from Ilwaco for first-degree theft, second-degree burglary, and second-degree possession of stolen property. The case involves a burglary to a shop in Ilwaco that occurred in October. Part of the stolen stereo equipment was recovered.