Banks, Crime, Police Log

Banks September 2019 police log

A Washington County Sheriff's Office car at Banks City Hall. Photo: Chas Hundley

The following police log entries are written by Banks deputies contracted from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. 

Welfare Check: NW Oak Way, One subject was arrested on a Police Officer Hold and transported by ambulance to the hospital after deliberately overdosing on pills in an attempted act of self-harm. Contact was made with the arrestee after a witness called in requesting for a welfare check on the subject due to statements they made about self-harm. 

Case cleared by arrest 

Suspicious Person: NW Main Street, a transient male from the coast was contacted on NW Main Street after he stepped into traffic and began flailing his arms and yelling at the motorists he had stopped. The Banks Deputy was nearby . . .

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