The following are press releases sent out by the City of Woodburn on various police and other City-related news. For more information, contact Jason Horton at 503-982-5256 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitted by City Admin on Tue, 04/26/2016 - 10:53
The Woodburn Police Department has released a free mobile app to connect with members of the Woodburn community through their smartphones.
The new app allows the WPD to quickly disseminate emergency alerts, post news about missing persons, traffic delays, arrests or threats and much more. In the event of an emergency, app users receive instant notification via their mobile devices.
Submitted by City Admin on Mon, 04/04/2016 - 11:04
Woodburn Mayor Kathy Figley honored former Mayor Nancy Kirksey at Monday's Woodburn City Council meeting by naming the Atrium in Woodburn Public Library in her honor. Kirksey, who was lured to the meeting under false pretenses only to be surprised by the honor, was genuinely appreciative of the honor.
"I had no idea and I am truly honored," Kirksey said.
Submitted by City Admin on Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:10
The Woodburn Police Department is asking the public's help in finding 17-year-old Edwin Ordex-Casas. Edwin left Woodburn High School yesterday, March 3, and has not been seen since. According to family, Edwin has been upset recently.
Edwin is described as 5-feet-9, 125 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes last, seen wearing black pants, a black adidas jacket, white adidas shoes, carrying an orange and black backpack.
Submitted by City Admin on Fri, 03/04/2016 - 11:13
Woodburn Police Officers and family members jumped into the 40-degree Columbia River and were honored to do so for the Special Olympics Oregon. The Polar Plunge took place Feb. 27 at Broughton Beach in Portland and hundreds of law enforcement officers from across Oregon participated in this year’s event, raising money for the Special Olympics.
Submitted by City Admin on Wed, 02/10/2016 - 16:35
The Psychiatric Security Review Board and the Woodburn Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Daniel Scott Moore. Mr. Moore walked away from his residential treatment facility at approximately 10 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8. He was last seen in the Woodburn area. He has lived in Marion County for several years.