Assault — 3 p.m. Tuesday, 4100 block Alameda Avenue. Robert Willis Cannon, 39, was charged with fourth-degree assault after reportedly striking a 34-year-old woman. He was lodged at the Linn County Jail.
Embezzlement — Dallas Dosier, 38, was charged with first-degree theft-embezzlement after allegedly writing checks totaling $4,820 to himself, while serving as treasurer at an Oxford House. He was booked and lodged at the Linn County Jail.
Suspicious call — 1 p.m., Monday, 200 block Southwest Airport Avenue. A woman reported someone called her at work and she heard a female screaming for help and was told her daughter had been kidnapped and would be killed. The woman confirmed that her daughters actually were not kidnapped and reported the call.
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LINN COUNTY SHERIFF
Menacing — 7 p.m. Tuesday, 38000 block Northwest Beech Street, Scio. Daniel Edward Overman, 58, of Scio, was charged with two counts of menacing, unlawful use of a weapon and probation violation. He was lodged at the Linn County Jail.
Stolen vehicle — 3 a.m. Wednesday, 1300 block Sixth Avenue Southeast, Albany. Three juveniles were detained after a stolen vehicle was recovered.
SWEET HOME POLICE
Missing tarps — noon Tuesday, 800 block of Main Street. A caller reported someone had stolen semitrailer tarps valued at more than $1,200.